Lori Ivester Jackson – Certified Christie’s Luxury Specialist Broker-In-Charge

Lori Ivester Jackson is one of the Southeast's leading luxury realtors with more than 650 million dollars in property transactions in the Lake Norman and Charlotte areas.

Lori has been recognized as the #1 luxury residential broker in the Charlotte Regional MLS, a Top Gun Realtor by Charlotte Magazine, and a Certified Christie's International Real Estate Luxury Specialist in 2014.

A resident of Cornelius, Lori has led the Lake Norman market for several years, including a 48 million dollar year in 2014 with her husband and partner, Reed Jackson. Together they closed several of the area's highest priced transactions; including a 4 million dollar home on Upper Jetton Road, 2.75 million and 2.65 million dollar homes in The Peninsula, and a 2 million dollar home on Green Dolphin. Lori was the number 1 listing and selling broker in Cornelius, and frequently is a participating broker in transactions in Davidson and the Lake Norman area.

She has experience working with major relocation firms in the successful transition of corporate executives to the Charlotte region, and with more than 20 years of experience, she remains one of the region's most respected, trusted, and admired experts. Knowledgeable about the local area, Lori has lived in several Charlotte communities; including Lake Norman, Myers Park, Dilworth, South Charlotte and North Mecklenburg.

Lori is active in many local community organizations including US Marine Corps Toys for Tots, First Book Charlotte, Young Elites and the Ada Jenkins Center.

Reed Jackson – Managing Partner

Reed Jackson, Ivester Jackson's managing partner, remains actively involved in assisting clients with the evaluation of the buying and selling of properties in the region. With a diverse background in corporate marketing, mergers and acquisition transition, private equity placement, and real estate investment analysis, Reed is one of the region's most experienced negotiators and strategists. A native of Michigan, Reed lives on Lake Norman with his family, and is frequently retained to coordinate the marketing for many of the area's most exclusive properties. He is a frequent featured analyst for area publications such as Business Today, The Charlotte Business Journal, and many of the area's news media outlets.

Alison Smith – Regional Director of Agent Development

As A Connecticut native, Alison fell in love with North Carolina while attending college at the University of North Carolina in Greensboro. She has lived in the Charlotte area now for more than 16 years and enjoyed lake living, both on Mountain Island Lake and Lake Norman.

Alison's career background as a licensed Financial Advisor in the brokerage industry and a small business owner has provided her with the opportunity to build strong marketing and business management skills, which she uses daily as a Real Estate Agent. Licensed in both North and South Carolina, she is dedicated to diligently assisting home buyers through the process of finding their dream home and sellers in accomplishing their real estate goals. Alison also serves as the Associate Lead Broker for Ivester Jackson Christie's assisting in managing firm Brokers and operations.

Personally, Alison enjoys spending time with her children and friends, yoga, cooking and is an avid boater. She looks forward to assisting you and your family with all of your real estate needs!

Matthew Paul Brown – Senior Managing Broker-Southpark

A native of the Charlotte region, Matthew Paul Brown is an expert of the area and truly offers extraordinary service. Matthew is a graduate of the College of Charleston with a Bachelor of Arts in Corporate Communications. Matthew began his entrepreneurial drive washing cars at the back of his families' pharmacy / home health care business. His father and grandfather taught him the value of a dollar and what it meant to earn it. As one of Matthew's previous clients stated: Matthew is the consummate professional handling every detail. With a thirst for continuous improvement to better serve his customers, Matthew is up to date on the latest in the local real estate market. Matthew has a true passion for leading a healthy lifestyle and giving back. He is a spin instructor with the YWCA and Childress Klein YMCA in Uptown Charlotte. Matthew also gives back by serving on the Greater Charlotte Heart Auction Committee for over 7 years. He also supports 24 Hours of Booty Cancer bike ride in Myers Park and Thompson Child and Family Focus of Charlotte. Matthew and his wife, Elizabeth reside in Eastover, where you can find him biking the Booty loop on a beautiful day! Ensuring a high level of service and satisfaction is Matthew's highest priority when working with his clients.

As a part of working with Matthew you find he is dedicated to providing all of your real estate needs. A full-service brokerage, he provides home buying and selling services. He is committed to providing attentive and personalized service, easing your way to a successful real estate experience. After all, it is not the size of your home that matters, but the life that lives within. Real Estate Services Exclusively for Everyone!

Michael Hoffman – Senior Managing Broker-Asheville


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