Serving Raleigh, NC
and the Triangle Area

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About Us

Golden Realty is a locally owned and operated company. Golden Realty has grown very quickly into a recognized and well respected regional brand for full-service real estate services. Our primary objective is to develop and maintain both personal and professional relationships with our clients to be able to handle any of their real estate needs with accuracy and concern for their interests.

  • Alice Tate

    Realtor/Broker Associate

    (919) 971-6450

    Alice's real estate career began in the early ‘90s at Lake Gaston, NC and has run the gamut from selling residential property and land, property management, residential construction and real estate assessment and tax administration. Working for a successful resort property/real estate company and two multi-million dollar producing contractors building and remodeling homes, gives her the insight into all aspects of real estate – and tons of hands-on experience After moving to Raleigh, her real estate career continued with an international real estate company in the administrative side of the business. To say that she has been involved in the real estate industry from the ground up, literally, is an understatement. She lives to deliver full service to her clients. An avid gardener, and is and forever designing new garden spaces. Her other hobbies include decorating, sewing, reading and knitting.

  • Man Leete

    Realtor/Broker Associate

    (919) 539-3391

    Man is a North Carolina native with more than 10 years of experience as a real estate agent, specializing in home with land, farms/acreage, vacant commercial land and new construction/Energy Star certified homes. Prior to joining Golden Realty, Man worked for Coldwell Banker, and Century 21, where he represented clients throughout the greater Triangle area. Man got into real estate after 11 years in the textiles industry. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Textile and Apparel management from North Carolina State University, and is a private pilot.

  • Jordan Alston

    Realtor/Broker Associate

    (252) 432-7965

    "Real Estate does not feel like a job to me. I believe in trying to meet each challenge and provide excellent service to my individual clients making them feel like family." Jordan is a NC native and grew up in a Real Estate family including her mom and several family members. She's lived and worked in Raleigh for the past seven years and has experience with residential, foreclosures, investment properties and rental properties of her own. A graduate of Elizabeth City State University and loves shopping, reading, and traveling.

  • Steve Morrison

    Realtor/Broker Associate

    (919) 671-6058

    Steve has been a Raleigh area resident since 2002. He has an MBA from the University of Florida and a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering Technology from Purdue University. He specializes in using the internet and information technology to generate real estate leads and business for Golden Realty's clients. Google Inc. has awarded him a certificate for generating over 1 million internet leads on Google's search engines. Steve and his wife have two beautiful children and a shepherd mix. In his free time, Steve enjoys fishing, swimming, watching his Alma Mater football team, and figuring out new and innovative ways to find buyers for his clients.

  • Tuan Nguyen

    Realtor/Broker Associate

    (919) 434-1957

    Tuan has been living in the Triangle for over 20 years. Married with two teenage children, he and his wife are small business owners. He earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) and has worked as a software engineer for a start-up and IBM combining for 25 years. Tuan has been making real estate investments for the past 10 years, mainly purchasing rental properties. In addition, with his wife, he has built a number of successful businesses and is therefore experienced in obtaining commercial leases for you to open your businesses. Dealing with real estate can be a complicated matter. Good news is Tuan enjoys helping his clients to find the best deals possible while guiding them every step of the way through this important process. An active member of his church, Our Lady of La Vang, Tuan is currently serving as its Director of Financial Planning and Strategy. His hobbies include gardening, playing piano, and tennis.

  • Drew Culbreth


    (919) 818-7830

    Drew is a native of the Raleigh-Durham area growing up in Hillsborough, earning a finance degree from UNC-Wilmington,and now calling Raleigh his home. He has been an active business owner in Wake county for the past 25+ years. Before becoming a broker, Drew started in real estate with investment and rental properties. He is client-focused as a real estate agent and works diligently to find the perfect home to meet his clients' purchase needs, or provide the best service for selling their properties. During Drew's downtime from real estate activities, he enjoys spending time on his boat and making use of his Captain's license by chartering trips on his trawler on the Intracoastal Waterway and Atlantic. He is also an international jiu-jitsu competitor, holding multiple world titles, and continues to teach and learn the art of Brazilian jiu-jitsu.

  • Sherwin Mena


    (305) 505-8305

    Sherwin has been a Realtor since 2003. Based originally in Miami, FL. he was National Sales Director for International Sales Group, a boutique real estate firm that specialized in marketing luxury condominiums. He was responsible for over 2 billion dollars in inventory for such developers as Lennar, Boca Developers, the Elad Group, Trump Ocean Club Panama, Related Group, Fifield and Hyperion. In 2010, Sherwin and his family moved to Raleigh, NC. He continued to practice real estate and worked in new construction, as well as short sales and investment properties and tapped into his corporate and institutional contacts to promote Raleigh, NC to out of state developers.

  • Mitchell Sparks


    (919) 337-3772

    Mitch has lived and worked in Raleigh for over 50 years, first building custom homes, garages, and remodeling projects in the Triangle area, then moving his focus into the real estate field for the last 17 years. Using his diverse background in construction, insurance and real estate, he enjoys helping his clients sell their current homes and find their dream homes. In his free time he enjoys working on the family farm, and writing and playing music.

  • Emily Nguyen


    (678) 674-0972

    Emily came to the U.S. 20 years ago, and when her sister-in-law (also a Realtor) took her to search for her first house she was inspired by her passion in real estate and wanted to become a Realtor herself. With a solid foundation in Accounting and an MBA background, she brings a unique perspective to the world of real estate and serving her clients. Emily prides herself on not just making it all about the transactions; but also building relationships and enriching the community around her. Whether she's crunching numbers or advocating for her clients, she's dedicated to making a positive impact in both the business and the neighborhoods she serves. She loves what she does!

  • Kara Lai


    (646) 639-0573

    Previously, Kara worked as a dual-rate supervisor in a casino, which taught her to listen attentively and work diligently. She enjoys helping people reach their goals. Known for her exceptional customer service and strong work ethic, she consistently makes every transaction as smooth and stress-free as possible for her clients. Kara Lai has lived in NC for 21 years, where she enjoys the safe environment and the nice weather. She is a proud mother of four beautiful children, Joan, Nikki, Khloe, and Lucas. She has also gained considerable knowledge of wire, lighting, and electrical systems from her husband Tony, who is an electrician. In her free time, Kara loves to study traditional Chinese medicine, Feng Shui (Chinese geomancy), and spending time with her family and friends. She has also obtained licensure for insurance and once worked as a substitute teacher. Originally from Hong Kong, Kara speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, and English.

  • Thomas Nguyen


    (919) 889-3661

    Thomas is an alumnus of The University of Tampa, where he earned his MBA in Finance and Wealth Management. He boasts an extensive entrepreneurial background in retail, restaurants, and real estate investment. Transitioning to a full-time real estate agent in 2019, Thomas quickly made his mark in the industry. In 2023, he achieved the prestigious CCIM designation from the CCIM Institute, a testament to his dedication and expertise. Prior to settling in Raleigh, Thomas lived and worked in Houston, Texas. Like many newcomers, Thomas and his wife, Vivian, were drawn to Raleigh for its job opportunities, favorable climate, abundance of outdoor activities, affordable cost of living, welcoming community, and excellent schools for their young children. Understanding the stress of purchasing a home in a new city, Thomas empathizes with his clients’ experiences. He likens the process to navigating a ship to a new harbor, emphasizing the importance of a skilled local pilot to ensure a smooth journey and avoid setbacks. Thomas and Vivian are proud parents to three beautiful children: baby Macey, Sam, and Maylynn, as well as their beloved dog, Coco. In his leisure time, Thomas enjoys hiking, camping, kayaking, and fishing.

  • Mike Golden


    (919) 830-2974

    Mike has been selling investment real estate in the Triangle area for years, and enjoys finding deals for his clients. An North Carolina resident since 1999, Mike is a Veteran of the US Army, and has a background in Law enforcement and IT tech. Mike has a Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice Administration, and has received both the Centurion Producer Award from Century 21 (2005), and the Executive Club Producer Award from Re/MAX (2007) Mike belongs to the Veterans of Foreign Wars (lifetime member), The Disabled American Veterans (lifetime member), the National Association of Realtors, The North Carolina Association of Realtors, and the Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors. Mike and his wife Cindy live in Raleigh, with their Maltese (Sugar).

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Welcome to the Triangle!!!

Raleigh and the Triangle Area are on about every list out there for places to Live, Work and Play! If you are in the market for a new home, or new to the area contact us ASAP so we can help you in your search

Let us help you Sell your Home!

Our Professional Listing Services can't be beaten! We list and sell homes of all price ranges in the Triangle, and would LOVE to help you sell your home.

Commercial Services

Our Commercial Division can help you with anything in regards to Sales or Purchasing for Existing or new Buildings, Commercial Leasing (New and Renewals) and Land for Development.

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Living in Raleigh is awesome!

Whether you are looking for investment properties/real estate, or for a new (or Forever!) home, Raleigh and the Triangle area are where you want to be! We have a full range of properties to fit everyone's tastes here, great Condos for sale in downtown Raleigh, Like the West at North luxury complex, or the PNC Building in the heart of Downtown, plus many more coming all the time. If you prefer urban living, but more space, consider homes for sale Inside the Beltline (ITB), such as in the Five Points, Cameron Village, or North Hills communities. We have many estate homes as well in the area in areas in Midtown including North Raleigh, Bedford, Wakefield, Hasentree and Heritage.

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Golden Realty is ready to answer any of your specific questions about buying real estate or selling real estate in Raleigh and in the Triangle.

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Golden Realty and Management, LLC, Real Estate, Raleigh, NC