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Founder
From the mountains of NC, Jeff Stewart has been making waves since ABC preschool. As a non traditional learner Jeff has been thinking outside of the box from day one and this ability to pivot, though once his achilleas heel, has proved to be the foundation of setting new industry standards and disrupting the status quo. When it comes to redefining customer service and value propositions to his friends and clients ( often the same) Jeff feeds on a challenge and creates opportunity. After excelling at sports in high school and then making his way into the cycling industry with an innovative product that reset the landscape of pro cycling components. Jeff ...
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Owner & Marketing Manager
Originally from Camden, South Carolina, Leah met Jeff during a summer in Maine where Leah had landed for an interim college summer job; the rest is history! A University of Georgia graduate, Leah has a Bachelors in Environmental Design and a Masters in Urban Planning. With a background as a city planner in Athens, GA and an enterprising attitude, Leah plays a pivotal role in Broker Asheville. Leah is “the boss” and we are proud to have her working as Marketing Director. When she’s not in the office, you can find Leah visiting the local Asheville hot spots with their two sons, Jackson and Wyatt
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Buyer Specialist
Jeremy is a Western North Carolina native and proud to call Asheville home. As a Buyer’s Specialist with Broker Asheville, Jeremy combines his knowledge and passion for our LOCAL community with a fun, customer focused and consultative approach. Jeremy is a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy and his professional resume includes active duty military experience as an Air Force Officer and sales executive roles for market leading medical device and information technology companies. Jeremy has deep roots in our community and has a passion for giving back. During the football season, you can find Jeremy volunteering his time as an assistant football co...
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Buyer Specialist
Bret has over 18 years of experience in the real estate and development industry. He attended the University of Cincinnati and graduated with a degree in Urban Design and Planning. Before joining our team, he spent eight years as an urban designer and land planner focusing on new communities and infill development. He then turned his focus to land conservation and management, assisting with the preservation of over 45,000 acres of undeveloped land in the Western NC Mountains and Foothills. Bret is well loved by our buyers because he has a relaxed, no pressure personality. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with wife and two children, fly fishing, and trav...
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Listing Specialist
After spending many years in banking, investment, insurance, and real estate, Dave is Broker Asheville’s real estate listing specialist. He has spent the last 5 years and has sold hundreds of properties here in western North Carolina. Prior to Asheville, he founded, ran and sold an Allstate insurance agency in Charlotte. A US Air Force veteran and a West Virginia State College grad, Dave’s entrepreneurial spirit, communication and management skills are appreciated by our clients. Dave, Sarah and their 3 boys, Harrison, Miles and James live in the Kenilworth neighborhood of Asheville. When Dave is not on Listing appointments you can find him skiing, fly fi...
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Listing Specialist
Joseph fell in love with Western North Carolina while hiking, kayaking, fishing and backpacking during his college years. A graduate from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Joseph moved to Asheville in 1996 to study and become a Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician, the highest level of civilian certification for backcountry medicine. An interest in medicine led to a successful 20 year career as a sales executive in orthopedic reconstructive and trauma implants with some of the world’s largest medical device companies. Highly trained to provide outstanding customer service, Joseph specializes in the listing side of Broker Asheville and is passionate ...
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Closing Manager
Amber grew up in Greensboro, NC and is proud to be a native of North Carolina. After attending Appalachian State University, she moved to Raleigh and called the Triangle home for 12 years. Her love for the mountains brought her to the Asheville, NC area over three years ago. Amber has over 15 years of experience in the real estate industry, 8 of them being at the NC Real Estate Commission. Amber believes that every interaction with a client is very important and holds that to a high standard. In Amber’s spare time she enjoys having a good local craft beer at many of the local breweries, going on hikes with her finance, Buddy, and her Cocker Spaniel, Boone and ...
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Listing Manager
Mandy has followed her passion for supporting others throughout her career. A native Charlottean, she met her husband while attending Appalachian State University. Their mutual love of Western NC brought them to Asheville in 2012. Before changing careers, Mandy taught middle school Language Arts and worked to grow children’s minds and hearts for over 10 years. Mandy brings 6 years of KW administrative experience working in all aspects of buying and selling real estate. She prides herself in her attention to detail, organization, and above all else, assisting clients through the listing process with care and competence. Mandy lives in Arden with her husband Kev...
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Listing Manager
Emily is a Maryland native who has called North Carolina home for the last 6 years. After graduating from the University of North Carolina Wilmington, she moved to Jacksonville where her husband was stationed at Camp Lejeune with the Marine Corps. After his time in the service, they moved to Asheville for their love of the mountains and Western North Carolina. Prior to joining Broker Asheville, Emily worked for Keller Williams in Emerald Isle. In her free time you can find Emily exploring her new city and enjoying the outdoors with her husband, Austin and their two dogs, Remi & Macy.
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