About Us

Green Cove Properties is a full-service firm located in Burnsville, North Carolina.

Dale England

Dale England, Owner of Green Cove PropertiesDale England, a native of Yancey County has lived here most of his life.  He attended and graduated from Cane River High School in 1975.  After high school he was employed in and around surrounding counties until he found his true call in construction of homes and settled down with Summit Building Supply where he was in sales for 12 years and was able to develop a good working relationship with residents of Yancey and surrounding counties.  In 1998 Dale decided to become involved in real estate so he enrolled in real estate school at Cumbie Institute and obtained his brokers license.  Since that time he has been active in real estate in Western North Carolina.  Shortly after obtaining his brokers license Green Cove Properties, Inc. was established.   He takes an active role in the leadership of the Yancey/Mitchell Board of Realtors where he has served 5 years on the Board of Directors and has just recently served as President for the 2013 year.


Doreen England

Doreen England, Office ManagerDoreen England, Dale’s wife worked 30 years for Spruce Pine Community Hospital as a Business Services Director.  She retired in 2005 to assist her husband in the real estate office he had opened.  Her business and organization skills have helped organize the office and allow him to spend more time listing and showing properties.  Doreen is responsible for managing the office, scheduling appointments, preparing documents and handles all the advertising for the office.



Wesley England

Wesley England, a native of Burnsville, Has had the privilege of living in this beautiful area his entire life.
After working various jobs in retail and five years at Altec Industries, He decided to follow in his fathers
footsteps and started his Real Estate career in 2020. Wesley enjoys hunting, fishing, farming, with his
Church and Family being most important in his life. Wesley is a full time agent and dedicated to friendly
and quality service.

Laura Watrous













Wahlers Team

Dan and Melissa Wahlers have held their NC real estate license since 2007 and reside in Yancey County.  They have 4 children and have been married for over 28 years.  Dan has a bachelors degree in Business Management and has spent many years developing financial statements and working with all aspects of business development.  Dan attended St. Petersburg College, Walton Institute and Mayland College.  He has held a real estate license in Florida.  Melissa along with Dan has also attended Mayland College and St. Petersburg Vocational Institute.  They work together as a team to give the best service possible to their clients.  Both Dan and Melissa are into fitness and love the active lifestyle Western North Carolina can bring.

The Wahlers Team  earned the “Homelight Achievement” award previously known as the Best of HomeLight award.  They have won this award for two consecutive years.  Only the top 5% of Real Estate agents earn this award by saving clients more money in terms of list price to sale price ratio.