We've Moved

The Prather Company is pleased to announce our move to 148 Cooper Drive, Augusta GA. Our beautiful new space will allow our team to better serve your needs and we are excited for this new chapter in our company's history.


We buy, sell, develop and manage a wide variety of properties and projects from residential neighborhoods to mixed-use public and private partnerships. In 2020 we established a construction management division to oversee residential and mixed-use subdivisions and developments. Our experience and practical approach creates tangible value across all our clients' projects.


The Prather Company is a full service Real Estate Brokerage Firm able to handle Buyer and Tenant Representation on Sales and Leasing of Commercial Property.

Commercial Development

The Prather Company has Developed Multiple Retail Centers, Office Buildings and Flex Warehouse Properties.


About Us

The Prather Company is a Family Business that focuses on Commercial Brokerage, Leasing, Development and Residential Subdivision development.

Lionel Prather

Lionel Prather

Over the last twenty years, Lionel has been engaged in several aspects of the Real Estate Industry. Beginning his career as a Real Estate Appraiser in 2002 and after two years created Prather Appraisal Company. After eight years and a firm understating of the Real Estate market, his focus turned to Commercial Real Estate Sales and Brokerage fostered by the Father Larry’s investment interest.

Full Bio

After years of the Brokerage business, Lionel Diversified into Commercial and Residential Developments which included several retail centers, office buildings and warehouses in the Augusta-Aiken Market. The Prather Family has owned and operated Prather Construction Company, started by Larry in 1965, which has been responsible for the development of multiple Residential Developments in the area.

Bobby Bagwell

Bobby Bagwell

After graduating from Georgia Southern University in 2002 with a Degree in Construction Management, Bobby returned home to Augusta Georgia where he began his career in Commercial and Residential Project Management. His construction experience included building Townhomes, Single Family Homes, Convenience Stores, Commercial Build-outs, Historic Mixed Use Renovations, Residential Remodels, and Multi-Tenant Retail Centers.

Full Bio

Following his years of Construction Management, Bobby entered into Real Estate Development, overseeing all aspects of single family and mixed use development, serving as Project Manager for 7 years at Hammond’s Ferry in North Augusta, followed by 2 years in the New Homes Division of Meybohm Realty.

Bobby joined the Prather Company in 2019 and brings 18 years of experience in Construction and Real Estate Development to assist clients in meeting their development goals. Since joining the Prather Company he has assisted clients with Site Selection for Commercial and Residential Development and served as a Development Consultant. He is a Licensed Real Estate Agent in Georgia and South Carolina as well as a Licensed General Contractor in Georgia.

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