Alicia Devereaux, a 17 year veteran of the Cape Fear area real estate industry, has joined Nest Realty of Wilmington as a broker.

It specializes in the sale of residential real estate, second homes and investments and will operate out of the Nest Realty office in Carolina Beach at 112 Cape Fear Blvd., according to a press release.

“Not only does Nest’s customer-centric approach fit perfectly with my business philosophy, but we also share the same work ethic, community and business values. Nest takes a progressive stance to provide its agents with the best tools, technology, marketing and support … I am particularly impressed with Nest Realty’s team approach to doing business, ”Devereaux said in the statement.

Ryan Crecelius, Senior Broker at Nest Realty, added that Devereaux “is an accomplished professional with an incredible track record in the Cape Fear area market. She has extensive knowledge of the local market and an excellent reputation as a strong advocate for her clients. . “

Prior to joining Nest Realty, Devereaux worked for Intracoastal Realty. During her tenure there, Devereaux was a leading producer and a principal agent in the company’s Carolina Beach office. In 2016, she was named Cape Fear Realtors Sales Associate of the Year.

Prior to becoming a real estate broker in 2004, Devereaux worked in the field of clinical psychology, helping children with special needs. She also worked as a wedding photographer for 13 years.