Showcase Realty proudly announces broker team growth with new members joining the top-producing real estate firm serving home buyers and sellers in the Carolinas.

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Deborah Aitken is a licensed Real Estate Broker in North Carolina. Originally from Ann Arbor, MI, Deborah is now proud to call the Carolinas home.

As a broker, she is in charge of following up on leads in order to set appointments, and securing contracts to help clients buy or sell property

When asked why she chose to work with Showcase Realty, Deborah mentioned that the possibility of plenty of quality leads is extremely important to her. 

Deborah holds a Bachelor of Music degree in piano performance from the University of Southern California, LA. She also has a Master’s Degree in Accompanying from California State University (CSU) – Northridge. 

Deborah loves music, art, travel, animals, plants, and food. She is drawn to Charlotte’s uncrowded natural beauty.

Prior to real estate, Deborah worked as a college music professor for 25 years. She was also an international concert pianist and master teacher and served as a private teacher of award-winning pianists and chamber groups. She was also a recording artist and a  competition adjudicator.

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Showcase Realty is also proud to welcome Laura Ford, licensed to assist home buyers and sellers in North Carolina and South Carolina. 

Laura’s professional experience includes working as a licensed real estate assistant for 10 years, where she specialized in REO properties. She then attended York Technical College and obtained many medical certifications, including Phlebotomy, EKG, CNA, Unit Secretary and Medical terminology. She worked as a phlebotomist at Piedmont Medical Center for a short period of time.

She also opened her own residential and commercial cleaning company which was very successful. She moved to Spartanburg, SC and was most recently working as an administrative assistant.

She enjoys gardening, riding dirt bikes, and hiking. Laura and her husband are also into trail riding, fishing, and kayaking. When asked about her favorite thing about Charlotte, Laura stated that the city has so much to offer that it is hard to pick a favorite. She loves that there is always something for everyone to do. 

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Completing Showcase Realty’s new batch of agents is Jimmy Blakemore. He holds an Associate’s of Science (A.S.) Degree in Business Administration from the Central Piedmont Community College. He has received training from the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing and Kaplan Real Estate Education NC Real Estate Broker.

A native of Charlotte, Jimmy loves learning foreign languages, food, travel, writing music, and learning. His favorite thing about Charlotte is real estate.

Showcase Realty provides unparalleled service and expertise specializing in real estate services for Charlotte. The team is committed to serving its clients based on honesty and integrity.

If you need help with your real estate needs in North Carolina and South Carolina, call Showcase Realty’s real estate experts at (704) 997-3794. Visit to learn more about how we can assist you.

Agents seeking a top-performing brokerage to work with, visit for a copy of the company’s Agent Book of Benefits. Working with Showcase Realty comes with a guarantee that “You Will Make At Least $25,000.00 More Over the Next 12 Months than you did the last 12 months or we will pay you the Difference*!” (*ask about conditions)

About Nancy Braun:

Nancy Braun, Broker-In-Charge and Owner of Showcase Realty LLC, graduated from Cornell University and SUNY Buffalo Law School, and is a corporate lawyer and entrepreneur.  She began her real estate career after moving to North Carolina. After 12 years of working with a brokerage, she established Showcase Realty. Today, Braun is one of the country’s most renowned real estate professionals. The Mecklenburg Times recognized her among the 50 Most Influential Women in Charlotte.

More About Showcase Realty:

Showcase Realty is an award-winning renowned digital marketing innovator assisting clients with the buying and selling of real estate in North Carolina and South Carolina. The brokerage uses top marketing, strategies, technology, and systems to give clients cutting-edge results, at top dollar, and in the least amount of time. With a main office in Charlotte’s South End Downtown hub, and a branch office in Gastonia, NC, Showcase Realty provides efficient and best-in-class real estate client services in the Carolinas.


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