Aldene "Dee" Creech Osborne, SIOR

Career Summary

Dee Osborne joined NAI Carolantic Realty in 1996, bringing to the company more than ten years of experience in commercial real estate leasing in Wake County. Since 1989, she directed the marketing and leasing of Southport Business Park in Morrisville from basic infrastructure and one 75,000-square-foot flex building to just under one million square feet of office and flex space. Other real estate experience includes three years as a broker for Linpro, a commercial real estate development company. At NAI Carolantic, Dee performs general brokerage as well as leasing both office, flex and warehouse and has transacted well over $100 million in the last several years.


Bachelor of Arts from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Professional Designations

Society of Industrial & Office Realtors (SIOR): Office Specialist. The SIOR designation is awarded to individuals who have met rigorous requirements based on their outstanding knowledge of the commercial real estate industry, professional and educational background and adherence to ethical standards. There are 3,200 active SIOR members in 686 cities and 36 countries, of which 173 are in North Carolina and South Carolina.

Select Client List

  • General Investment Advisors: Listing agent for a one-millionsquare-foot business park located near the Research Triangle Park in Morrisville, NC. Asset manager for 3 years of a 700,000 square foot flex/office/warehouse facility called Greylyn Business Park located in Charlotte, NC.
  • Aviation Parkway and Airport Blvd. Associates: Listing agent for flex, office & industrial park located in Morrisville, NC.
  • Kitty Hawk Drive Associates, LLC: Listing agent for a free-standing 10,000-square-foot flex/office building in Raleigh, NC.
  • Central States Industrial: Tenant Representative: Negotiated a 7,500-square-foot flex/warehouse space in Durham, NC.
  • Cooper Electrical Construction Co. Tenant Representative: Negotiated a 5-year lease for a 10,159-square-foot flex/office space in Cary, NC
  • Bernhard MCC, LLC: Tenant Representative: Negotiated a 5-year lease for 11,134-square-foot flex/office space in Cary, NC.
  • Trans Air Drive Partners: Listing Agent for a 20,000-square-foot flex property in Morrisville, NC.
  • Apex Pinnacle Partners: Listing Agent for two free-standing flex buildings totaling 10,000 square feet in Apex, NC.
  • Daimler Way LLC: Represented owner in the leasing of a 10,300-square-foot free-standing flex building in Raleigh, NC.
  • Expressway Partners: Listing Agent for a specialized “stand alone” laboratory located in Durham, NC.
  • Centrifuge Media: Represented tenant in the leasing of 10,000 square feet for 10 years.
  • Adcori ACC1, LLC: Negotiated ownership into building for Centrifuge Media’s company founder and owner.
  • ACC Investment Properties, LLC: Listing agent for 30,000-square-foot flex property in Raleigh, NC.

Professional Affiliations & Organizations

NAI Global: NAI Carolantic has been the Raleigh/Durham office for NAI Global since 1982. This organization enables us to assist clients in multi-market expansions or dispositions throughout the world.

Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR): A leading professional commercial and industrial real estate association. SIOR represents today’s most knowledgeable, experienced, and successful real estate brokerage specialists.

National Association of Realtors (NAR): A national association of licensed commercial real estate brokers, assisting brokers to be more successful by providing a facility for professional development, research and exchange of information among its members.

Triangle Commercial Association of Realtors (TCAR): An organization of licensed commercial real estate brokers, enabling members to advance their education and knowledge of issues impacting commercial real estate on local, state and national levels.


2005 Commercial Realtor of the Year: Awarded by the Triangle Commercial Association of Realtors, this is the highest honor given by the association and indicates the recipient has the highest principles, dedication to the Code of Ethics of the Association and most importantly, has the principals of good real estate practice.

Powerhouse Award: Presented in 2014 by the Triangle Commercial Real Estate Women. Given to an individual who demonstrates an extraordinary volume of work in the previous year.

Top Flex Lease Deal of the Year: Presented in 2010 by Triangle Business Journal for Southport Business Park tenant, Catalent Pharma Solutions.

Best Professional Commercial Real Estate Service Award: Presented in 2002 at the annual Champion Awards by Triangle Commercial Real Estate Women (TCREW). The award is given to an individual who provides the best professional commercial real estate service, with consideration for industry knowledge, leadership ability, negotiating skills, work ethic and creativity.

Triangle Commercial Association of Realtors (TCAR): Lifetime Million Dollar Industrial Leasing Club; Million Dollar Sales Club in 2009; Million Dollar Office Leasing Club in 2006, 2009, 2013, 2014; Million Dollar Industrial Leasing Club in 2012-2014, 2016-2018.

CoStar Group: Designated as a Top 20 Power Broker in 2004, 2005, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2016 & 2017.

Movers & Shakers: Awarded in 2011 to up and coming business leaders in the Triangle, by Business Leader Media.