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North Wake Commercial Realty

‚ÄčNorth Wake Commercial Realty, LLC (North Wake), is an independently owned and operated real estate brokerage. North Wake is conveniently located in the Ligon Mill Business Center on South Main Street in Wake Forest, NC in the center of it's market focus area. North Wake provides full commercial real estate brokerage services including seller, buyer, and dual agency services.


Roger Scott, Owner/Broker-In-Charge

Roger Scott

Roger is a business professional with over 30 years experience as an executive in high technology and government businesses and is the owner of North Wake Commercial Realty. His focus at North Wake Commercial is working with property and business owners, large and small, to support their real estate brokerage needs. Roger's focus is in the towns of Wake Forest, Rolesville, Youngsville and Louisburg and northern and eastern Wake County. His services are available for the entire State of North Carolina, in particular the greater Research Triangle area, including all of Wake and surrounding counties and the cities of Raleigh, Cary, and Durham. Roger and his wife Peggy reside in southern Franklin County just outside of Youngsville. Roger and his family attend St. John's Episcopal Church in Wake Forest, participate in community events, volunteer with the American Cancer Society Relay for Life, and enjoy the relaxed lifestyle afforded by the Triangle Area.

Recent Deals

  • Sale of 1.62/ac development parcel in Rolesville
  • Lease w/purchase option of 5,100/sf office/warehouse facility in Youngsville
  • Sale of 5.2/ac tract in Youngsville Commerce Center
  • Sale of 11,400/sf free-standing industrial building in Louisburg
  • Lease of 2,000/sf office in Youngsville to health services provider
  • lease of 1,800/sf office to Edward Jones in Youngsville
  • Sale of 1,200/sf office condo in Youngsville


  • National Association of REALTORS
  • North Carolina Association of REALTORS
  • Raleigh Regional Association of REALTORS
  • Triangle Commercial Association of REALTORS
  • Wake Forest Chamber of Commerce
  • Rolesville Chamber of Commerce (Past President/Board Member)
  • Youngsville Area Business Association
  • Franklin County Chamber of Commerce
  • Raleigh Relay for Life
  • Wake Forest Lions Club (Previous)
  • Wake Forest RFL Fundraising, Inc. (Public Charity - Founder)
  • Rotary Club of Wake Forest

Clients Served

Skyward Telecommunications; Stepping Stone Properties, LLC; Ammons Development Group; Llomel Inc.; Lonetree Associates; Shcmalz, Inc.; Orthopedic Physical Therapy Associates; Gantt Inc.; Incept Properties; LK Properties; Cornerstone Homes; CH Construction of NC; World Building Maintenance Inc., Paralax Instruments Inc.; CADE, Inc.; Fleet Glass, Inc.; Grady, LLC.; ProTech Electronics, Inc.; Tomco, LLC; Joromi Properties, LLC.; Lloyd's of Rolesville, LLC.; Lloyd's of Wake Forest, LLC.; Lloyd's of Youngsville; Rising Sun Properties, LLC; CCS Labs, LLC; Vista Properties, LLC; Universal Eye Center; JD's Backyard BBQ; Rolesville Veterinary Clinic; 2 Smith's, LLC; Batteries of NC, Inc.; WSR Home Buyers, LLC; North Wake Eyecare; The Forest Group, LLC; Howard Brown

Shipman Northcutt, CRE Broker/Business Broker

Shipman Northcutt

Shipman is an experienced business executive and entrepreneur that has joined North Wake Commercial Realty as a commercial real estate broker. Shipman began his career in a family owned and operated business that instilled a strong work ethic and taught him to focus on client service and success. From this beginning, he entered a corporate environment where he was able to serve clients across all 50 states. He was responsible for New Market development for North America building a division from the ground up. The division set record sales for new business including the largest single account ever added to the brand. During his corporate tenure, the corporation grew from a $280 million business into a $3 billion business that was acquired in 2014 by a Fortune 500 organization.

Shipman’s expertise includes BTB Sales and Sales Management, Mergers & Acquisitions, and significant P&L management. Additionally, Shipman has owned and operated 3 different businesses: Fourteen (14) AT&T phone stores; Gorilla Games franchising; and IFAR franchise. As owner of these businesses, Shipman negotiated numerous commercial real estate deals in support of his business. With North Wake Commercial, Shipman will actively support commercial real estate brokerage, business brokerage, and real estate investment.

Shipman and his wife Andrea have lived in the Wake Forest area for twenty years where they raised their children and actively support and participate in community activities. Shipman belongs to the Rotary Club of Wake Forest, loves the game of golf, and is eager to help expand and grow North Wake Commercial Realty.


  • National Association of Realtors
  • NC Association of Realtors
  • Triangle Commercial Association of Realtors
  • Rotary Club of Wake Forest
  • Wake Forest Chamber of Commerce
  • Franklin County Chamber of Commerce

Brad Walker, Commercial Broker

Brad Walker

Brad is a business entrepreneur with over 20 years of P&L experience as an owner/executive in software development companies and over 3 years as a licensed real estate broker. He built and managed software firms that employed over 100 professionals. During that period, he negotiated numerous property purchases/leases, and acted is developer of a multi-building office park.

Following the sale of his successful software development company in Louisana, Brad and his family relocated to Wake Forest and settled into the Holding Village community. After thoughtful consideration. he decided to enter the real estate industry and became licensed in 2017. After a brief stint as a residential real estate broker, Brad joined North Wake Commercial where he is networking and establishing his commercial business base in the Wake Forest Area.

Brad is active in the Rotary Club of Wake Forest where he has served as Club President and has been active in establishing new activities and fundraising efforts in the Club. He is leading the Launch Wake Forest and Launch Rolesville entrepreneur training project that is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Wake Forest in partnership with the Town of Wake Forest, the Wake Forest Chamber of Commerce, and Wake Technical Institute. Brad also volunteers with Thales Academy in Rolesville to teach Robotics and manage the school's robotics club.

Recent Deals

  • Lease of 1,200/sf office space in downtown Wake Forest
  • Lease of 4,800/sf co-working office space in Rolesville
  • Lease of several individual executive offices
  • Sale of several single-family residences
  • Sale of 1,200/sf office condo in Wake Forest


  • National Association of Realtors
  • North Carolina Association of Realtors
  • Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors
  • Triangle MLS
  • Rotary Club of Wake Forest

Clients Served

Lloyd's of Wake Forest; Lloyd's of Rolesville; Ms. Wanda Wooten

Leah Flach, Commercial Advisor

Leah Flach

Leah is an experienced real estate agent with more than 13 years in the real estate industry. Prior to joining North Wake Commercial, Leah was an active broker with Fonville Morisey where she provided an array of real estate brokerage services to clients to buy, sell, or lease properties. Prior to her real estate career, she spent over 13 years as an international flight attendant specializing as a bilingual crew member.

Leah is a "people" person with a passion to provide "first class" professional service and honest advice to clients. As a commercial broker advisor with North Wake Commercial, she will actively participate in industry associations/conferences to partner with property owners and fellow brokers to extend the reach of North Wake Commercial within the region.

She is active in the Wake Forest Rotary Club where she serves on several committees and projects. She has served as the Club's International Committee Chair, served on the District Committee Youth Exchange Program, and assists with fundraising activities. Additionally, she is a graduate of the Rotary Leadership Institute which qualifies her for many leadership positions within the Rotary organization.


  • National Association of Realtors
  • North Carolina Association of Realtors
  • Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors
  • Wake Forest Rotary Club
  • Wake Forest Business Alliance
  • Wake Forest Cultural Arts Association
  • Wake Forest Mom's Club
  • Certified International Property Specialist