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Craig Graves


Craig Graves is a proud Belmont native and a graduate of South Point high School's class of 1989. After earning a business degree from Western Carolina University in 1993 and being a member of Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity, he embarked on a remarkable 25-year journey in corporate America, contributing his skills to a Fortune 500 company.

In 2022, he tool a bold step into the dynamic world of real estate. Partnering with his friend of over a decade, Matthew Hanks, at Hanks Realty Group, he brings decades of strategic business acumen to the realm of real estate. As a real estate professional, he is committed to guiding his clients through the intricacies of the market, ensuring their property endeavors align seamlessly with their goals.

Beyond his role in real estate, he wears another hat—that of a certified mindset coach. In 2020, he earned his coaching certification from Retired Navy SEAL Commander Mark Divine through his esteemed company, Unbeatable Mind. Leveraging this training, he coaches individuals on overcoming challenges and unlocking the latent power of their minds. It's a fulfilling journey guiding others toward transformative personal growth.

Family is at the core of his life. He is the proud father of three wonderful children, and his joy multiplies when spending quality time with them. Outside of work and family, you'll find him on the Brazilian Jiujitsu mats, where he passionately pursues both physical and mental resilience.

Join Craig as he blends his extensive corporate experience, real estate prowess, and the transformative principles of mindset coaching. Together, you will unlock new possibilities and redefine success on your terms.

Our Clients Say It Best


"What a awesome group of people.great communication, respect for property and had my best interest in mind. Highly recommend Matthew Hanks Reality group for all your real-estate needs!"
"Matthew Hanks and The Hanks Realty Group Team are truly a remarkable group of real estate professionals who dedicate themselves to premier client service with intentionality and integrity. As a mortgage loan officer, I have t
"Matthew and Susan Hanks are THE best realtors we have dealt with in nearly 40 years of buying and selling 6 homes. Their attention to detail before, during and after the sale are second to none! The marketing and open house t
"Awesome has good houses for sale 👍 👌"
"We were paired up as clients with Nicole Anderson last minute due to our decision to back out on a previous house. Nicole acted quickly along with Matthew Hanks in creating my husband and I accounts on RealScout so we can se
"Matthew and the Hanks Realty Group are nothing short of real estate superheroes! We embarked on a project that went from a dream to a bit of a nightmare—lots of work needed, over time, and definitely over budget. But when cha
"You will never find any team out there better than all the folks at Hanks!! They go the extra mile and then some. We would have never sold our home without them. They are persistent, ethical, dedicated and honest. I highly re
"Hanks Realty Group is THE real estate firm for excellent service in Gaston County and beyond! Matthew was patient with us and provided expert advice as he helped us find the perfect home, Katie made the closing process comple