MEET THE BEN LAUBE HOMES TEAM!
Ben is a Florida native, originally from Apopka and has lived his entire life within Central Florida. After graduating high school, and while attending college, Ben developed a habit of moving every year. As a result, he has a keen understanding of the various neighborhoods in Orlando and the best places to eat. Beyond real estate, Ben is passionate about the arts, food, and culture within Orlando. He currently sits on the board of the Downtown Arts District and is involved in the local Chamber of Commerce. Ben also enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, adventuring and loves scuba diving.
Nick is from Kenosha, Wisconsin and has always had a passion for real estate through exposure to his father’s brokerage firm. Upon graduating with a degree of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre, Nick traveled the country in national tours, cruise ships and theater productions. When he moved to Orlando, Nick quickly got into the real estate market and currently owns three (3) Airbnbs and subsequently decided to become a realtor under eXp Realty LLC. In his free time, Nick loves theatrical productions, dogs, traveling, reality TV and spending time with his husband, Norm.
Lee is originally from a small island off the coast of Maine, moving to Florida in 2015 in search of warmer weather. As an avid lover of aviation, Lee dedicated 22 years of his life in the field as a flight attendant and flight attendant trainer, granting him a wealth of customer service that can be tailored to suit your needs. Lee always wanted to explore real estate and is excited to make this transition in his career. Outside of his professional life, Lee enjoys traveling, exploring and spending time with his husband and their dog.
Angeleca is a Florida native, originally from Jacksonville. She made the move to Orlando since 2006 and quickly transitioned from flipping houses to becoming a realtor. Angeleca enjoys educating her clients throughout the home-buying/selling process and always provides top tier service. Outside of real estate, she enjoys singing, dancing, exploring various cuisines and loves spending time with her family.
Douglas is a native Floridian originally from Tallahassee. He acquired his degree in Hospitality Management from the University of Central Florida and capitalized on being in one of the main hospitality hubs in the world by working for Universal Orlando and Marriott International. Douglas spent many years as a performer for Walt Disney World and carries into real estate a passion for helping others and extensive experience in service that matches his clients’ needs. He also has a background in Sales and Interior Design. Outside of his professional life, Douglas enjoys traveling, working out, new dining experiences and visiting theme parks.
Jose is originally from Pennsylvania but decided to make Florida his new home. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Rollins College and served 11 years in the United States Marine Corps. With nearly 10 years recruiting in the military and corporate sector, Jose has learned the importance of efficiency, accountability, and responsibility. Coupled with his passion and desire to serve others, he decided to start a career in real estate and is dedicated to ensuring that his clients have an enjoyable experience throughout their real estate journey. In his spare time, Jose enjoys spending time with his family, home projects, travel, history, geography and learning about cultures and people.
Nathan is a first-generation Puerto Rican born in Florida and has lived his entire life in Orlando, growing up in different areas throughout the city. Nathan became interested in real estate after his family purchased their first home and he has been on a journey to impart that same experience, passion and professionalism via his clients and his teammates. Outside of real estate, Nathan enjoys theater, learning about different cultures, growing and taking care of plants, as well as partaking in 8k obstacle marathons.
Katherine is from Hartford, Connecticut, but grew up in Central Florida. She attended Valencia College and obtained her degree in Business Management. Coming from an entrepreneurial family with a successful business of 20 years, Katherine decided to use that inspiration, along with her interest in real estate and desire of helping others to get into the field. After acquiring three (3) years of administrative experience in real estate, Katherine joined the eXp Realty team becoming her own boss, furthering her self-development, and helping families along their home-buying/selling experience. In her free time, Katherine enjoys reading, baking with her daughter, cooking a delicious meal, or catching up on all things space travel.
Kellie is a Central Florida native, and has spent most of her life there. She has an unwavering desire to help others and has done so in every facet of her career choices. She has been around the real estate industry most of her life and decided that the next natural progression for her was to become a realtor. She brings skill, knowledge, and a drive to make her clients happy. In her spare time, Kellie enjoys pro sports, music, theater, the beach, reading, traveling, gardening and Formula 1 Racing.
Erika is originally from New York but grew up in the Dominican Republic. She returned to New York to obtain her bachelor’s degree in Recreation Therapy and spent over 15 years in the healthcare industry as a Recreational Therapist, volunteering and working with various patients, clients, and residents of different ages. After relocating to Florida, Erika decided to channel her passion of service and helping others into a real estate career and has never looked back. Outside of real estate, Erika enjoys exploring Florida with her kids, going to the beach, hiking, and working out.
Meraris is originally from Puerto Rico but moved to Wisconsin to earn her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Architecture. She began her professional career in architecture; however, made the decision of getting into real estate to combine her experiences in architecture, interior design, and her drive to help others in the homebuying process. Outside of real estate, Meraris enjoys spending time with her family, boating, discovering new places to eat, traveling, counseling parents and coaching fitness and nutrition at the local community church.
Rasheed was born and raised in Central Florida and spent his entire life there. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration from the University of Central Florida. He spent a year and a half volunteering in the Cardiology Department at Advent Health, while simultaneously employed as a Management Trainee for five and a half years at Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Although each of his past experiences shaped him into the professional he is today, Rasheed decided to take the leap and explore a passion he had since childhood and got into real estate full time. Outside of real estate, Rasheed enjoys the beach, trying new food, working out, running, hiking, and spending time with his sister and parents.