About the Nick Carter Team

Nick Carter

phone: 302-645-2207
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Nick Carter is a Broker Associate and member of The Nick Carter Team, a top producing team at Jack Lingo Realtor in Lewes. In 2002, Nick was the Top Sales Agent in the Jack Lingo Realtor Lewes office and from then on he and his team have won awards every year as either Top Sales Team or Top Producers through to the present.

Nick was born and raised in Lewes Beach, Delaware - he is a descendant of 4 generations from Lewes Beach. Nick graduated from Lewes High School in 1965, Columbian Preparatory School in Washington, DC in 1966, and the United States Naval Academy in 1970. While at the Naval Academy, he was awarded a member of the Varsity Navy Sailing Team. He was commissioned as an Ensign in the US Navy and moved to San Diego, California. He served aboard USS ORLECK (DD-886) a combatant naval destroyer and deployed to Vietnam for 2 tours of duty in 1971 and 1972. After leaving the Navy in 1975, Nick attended San Diego State University where he completed the MBA course work in Finance and worked as a Stock Broker from 1980 - 1990. Nick entered the Southern California Real Estate market as a Broker in 1990 until his return to Lewes in 1997.

Nick is a founding member of the Lewes Yacht Club Foundation. His other leadership positions include the Founder and Past-President of the DE Chapter of the Naval Academy Alumni Association and the Founder and Past-Chairman of the DE Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation, a non-profit environmental organization dedicated to the protection of our beaches, bays and oceans.

The Nick Carter Team's long standing experience is key in helping buying and selling deals to go smoothly. With the experience to overcome obstacles and get things done, you can't go wrong with Nick and the team!



Laurie Draper Carter

phone: 302-236-6952
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Nick's wife, Laurie Carter, was born in Milford, Delaware and is also part of The Nick Carter Team. She graduated from Hood College with a teaching degree and taught her first year in Montgomery County Public Schools. She returned to Sussex County Delaware to teach elementary school, middle school science, and most recently taught at Cape Henlopen High School where she coaches the girls varsity tennis team. She was named "Coach of the Year" by the Henlopen Conference in 2017. Laurie holds a BA in Early Childhood and a MS in Human Resources Administration.

In 1992, she was hired as the Park Administrator for the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control. She administered all statewide environmental ed programs for DE State Parks until 2002 when she started her family.

After leaving Delaware State Parks to raise her two children, Laurie started a local swimming pool service and maintenance company, known as Carter Pool Management. In 2015 Laurie sold Carter Pool Management and founded Carter Aquatics, a premier company for building custom concrete pools.

Laurie knows Coastal Sussex County very well and is happy to expose and "teach" her clients to the natural, cultural, and historical beauty of Delaware, and the many advantages of buying and selling real estate.



 Jill Racz



 The third member of The Nick Carter Team, Jill Racz, has been at Jack Lingo Realtor with Nick and Laurie since 2011. Jill was born and raised in Milford, Delaware and has lived in Lewes since 1999 with her husband Kelly Racz. She graduated from Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia in 1993 with a Bachelors Degree in English. Jill lived in Nebraska in the mid 90's and worked for Child Support Services of Nebraska. Upon her return to Delaware in 1997, she worked for the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, Division of Parks of Recreation, prior to the birth of her two children. After staying home with the children for a few years, Jill joined The Nick Carter Team part time. Jill and her husband own Kelly's Outdoors, a hunting and archery shop in Millsboro, Delaware. The whole family enjoys working at the shop as well as spending time outdoors whether in the woods or on the beach.

The Nick Carter Team looks forward to working with buyers and sellers in Sussex County to make everyone's real estate experience a positive one.

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' Laurie and Nick are extremely knowledgeable and helpful. They know the Lewes Rehoboth area better then anyone we have encountered. They helped my ... more '
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' Our home buying experience with Nick & Laurie Carter was extremely positive. As out-of-state buyers, we relied heavily on their expertise and ... more '
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