The Team

MEET BARNETT REALTY TEAM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KAREN BARNETT

Broker Agent | REALTOR®

Fonville Morisey | Barnett Realty Team

 

Meet Karen Barnett.

Karen hails from a family with deep roots in the real estate industry for the past three generations. Learning the business from the ground up, she worked all sides of her father’s company and learned solid negotiating skills, property management, the art of salesmanship, leases, and investment in both retail, commercial, rental and residential property.

She also is a highly effective, versatile and strategic business marketing and crisis manager with extensive experience across a broad range of industries including real estate, corporate relations, consumer products, healthcare, technology, sports marketing and nonprofits among others.

Widely respected as a thought leader, visionary, critical thinker and decision maker, Karen has a proven track record for conceiving, developing and implementing break-through programs and award-winning campaigns for companies ranging from Fortune 500 corporations and startups to business luminaries and celebrities. Recognized for consistently exceeding expectations, and delivering flawless work while successfully juggling & managing sensitive issues with conflicting constituencies, Karen is a proven crisis manager – a cool & tested leader under pressure.

Karen is the proud mom to a son who is the Marketing Director of NC State Bookstores and also a member of the Fonville Morisey | Barnett Realty Team and a daughter who is graduating this spring from UNC Chapel Hill with a degree in Communications & Journalism. Her husband, Wayne, is also a REALTOR® and they work together as part of the Fonville Morisey |Barnett Realty Team.

The entire family takes pride in their fifth family member, Tater Tot, a 120-lb. Bernese Mountain Dog who is convinced he is a lap dog and enjoys scouting our new properties for buyers and being part of photography shoots for some of our sellers!

 

 

Karen is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), Durham Regional Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) and the Triangle Multiple Listing Service (TMLS).

 

 

 

WAYNE BARNETT

Broker Agent | REALTOR®

Fonville Morisey | Barnett Realty Team

 

Meet Wayne Barnett.

Savvy negotiation skills, new media real estate marketing strategies combined with uncompromising integrity has earned Wayne the reputation as a visionary thinker, performance-driven and results producing leader. A graduate of New York University with a degree in Business and Marketing and a Masters in Business from Loyola University of Chicago.

Wayne has traveled around the world and moved more than a dozen times throughout the USA.  He has also lived and worked abroad in several countries. Detail-oriented and deadline-disciplined, he has the breadth of experience across a broad range of demographics and cultures to find singles, partners, families, retirees, transferees or new business hires the perfect home in the ideal community that is sure to bring them happiness and the fulfillment of their dreams.

Wayne is the proud father of two wonderful children, an avid dog lover and a reef tank enthusiast. He has a 120-lb. Bernese Mountain Dog named Tater Tot and a 280-lb salt-water reef aquarium he has developed into its own at home ocean neighborhood.

 

Wayne is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), Durham Regional Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) and the Triangle Multiple Listing Service (TMLS).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ALEX BARNETT

Broker Agent | REALTOR®

Fonville Morisey | Barnett Realty Team

 

Meet Alex Barnett.

While real estate is in Alex’s blood and is his passion, business was how he came up into the industry. A graduate of Temple University’s Fox School of Business, Alex worked in the corporate world in Philadelphia before moving down to North Carolina where he leads the marketing for all of NC State Bookstores and its subsidiaries.

A fierce competitor, a fiery negotiator, and a savvy dealmaker, Alex has a proven track record of success in the public and private sector. Whether it’s working with multi-million dollar companies to broker deals or sponsorships, or helping negotiate the best deal on a home; Alex has the tools and the experience to deliver every time.

He is a thought leader in the social media sphere as well  as known for driving the advertising and targeting platforms used by many universities in their retail and hospitality platforms today.

Alex is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), Durham Regional Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) and the Triangle Multiple Listing Service (TMLS).