expertise, experience, and vision

Our Team Makes All The Difference

At Shinleaf, quality is in our nature. That’s why we work with an expert team of realtors and developers who share our commitment to excellence, craftsmanship, and attention to detail. From “for sale” to “welcome home,” our team is dedicated to creating an exceptional home-buying and construction experience that seamlessly guides our clients through the Shinleaf process. Become a part of our distinguished community and experience the joys of luxury living amidst the beauty of Falls Lake.

The Young Team

John and Leslie Young are seasoned professionals with over 30 years of experience in the real estate industry. From “for sale” to “sold,” this expert team is here to support every facet of your real estate journey. As the top residential real estate company in the Triangle region, the Young team offers deep knowledge of new homes and market trends. They’ve received numerous awards from Coldwell Banker, the Triangle Business Journal, and many more. Their projects include Avalaire, The Cove at Falls Lake, Wakefield, Bedford, Bedford Estates, St. Eves, Swallow Cove, and Cameron Pond. A team you can trust, the Youngs are the perfect representatives to guide you through the process at Shinleaf Estates.

John Young

Since 1987, John Young has been creating exceptional real estate experiences for his customers, sellers, builders, developers, and new home communities through diligent delivery and remarkable service. John credits his success to a simple formula: a strong community network, a commitment to excellence, and a robust marketing strategy. He is recognized by colleagues and clients alike for his experience, professionalism, and acute knowledge of the Triangle real estate market.

leslie young

Leslie Young has been providing exceptional home-buying experiences to her clients since her start in 1991. Her unparalleled level of expertise and knowledge of the Triangle Market has resulted in proven, consistent, record-breaking sales every year. Leslie has received many prestigious awards and accolades throughout her career, and her dedication to improving her services and expanding her reach has made her a top pick among a long list of satisfied clients.

Are You a Buyer’s Agent Interested in Additional Information?

Whether it’s move-in ready or a custom build, if you are currently representing a buyer who might be interested in living in the Falls Lake area, we would love to provide you with more information about our Shinleaf neighborhoods. Fill out the form, and we’ll be in touch real soon.

Carolina at our core

Blantons Creek Developers

Blantons Creek Developers is a partnership between the Ammons and Brinley families, who run successful, multi-generational businesses. Their combined and extensive knowledge of the community, brokerage, and property development positions them as an auspicious match for Shinleaf Estates. These developers have set out to create storied, sought-after, and memorable neighborhoods in Shinleaf. Together, they share two fundamental principles: to be stewards of the land and to build communities in which people want to work, live, and play.

The Marketing & Development Team

Blantons Creek Development team partners with the best in the industry assuring collective experience and knowledge across all sectors of development. With every new endeavor, they continue to redefine community living, upholding a tradition of quality and innovation.

Land Acquisitions & Entitlement

MARGOT DEBARMORE / Miramonte Studio
Architectural and Landscape Design Consultant

Branding and Marketing

History of Excellence

The Blantons Creek Development team boasts a rich history of creating exceptional communities, underscoring their commitment and prowess. Notable projects such as Heritage Wake Forest, Traditions at Heritage, Greystone Park, and Village at Nags Head have garnered numerous accolades, further elevating their reputation in the field.

Breathtaking Communities, Exceptional Project Management

Architectural Design & the ARB

Dedicated to Timeless Beauty and Exquisite Aesthetics

At Shinleaf Estates, our mission is to uphold and elevate high standards, preserving the exquisite beauty, character, and architectural aesthetics that define this extraordinary community.

Shinleaf’s Architectural Review Board (ARB) is dedicated to ensuring an exceptional living experience. Our commitment is to provide residents with connectivity to the natural surroundings of the area while curating a harmonious blend of tradition and innovation in neighborhood architecture.

By choosing to become a part of Shinleaf Estates, you’re investing not only in a home but in a legacy of timeless beauty and refinement.