ALLEN TATE'S #1 TEAM: Andy Bovender & Team, currently rank as Allen Tate's #1 Tier Team in the Carolinas for the second consecutive year, and operate three Team office locations. The first and main team office is located in South Charlotte on Providence Road and serves their NC client base. The second Team office is the Baxter Team Office on Market Street in the popular planned community of Baxter Village, in Fort Mill, SC. Our newest office, New Town Office, recently opened in the Waxhaw area. Each Team Office is a state-of-the-art Real Estate office serving as the hub for our clients and their real estate needs, both in Charlotte and in Upstate SC. Designed with the top technology and endless resources on schools, taxes, local vendors, new communities, builders & their incentives, recreation, events, etc., we can assist our clients in accomplishing all of their real estate goals and making every real estate experience an outstanding one.

MEET OUR TEAM! Our team consists of 9 Broker/Realtors®, licensed in NC & SC, with a combined experience of over 40 years in our local market. Our team consists of Andy Bovender, Debbie Hooker, Kathryn Miller, Kim Trouten, April Harbin, Chris Makowski, Roxanne Slye, Jon Darcey, Diane Aartun, Linda Day & Jamie Carney. Please visit for a detailed introduction on our team, and why we are the #1 Team with Allen Tate!

TEAM NC Office (South Charlotte)
10851 Providence Road,
Charlotte, NC 28277

TEAM NC Office (Waxhaw/Weddington)
1532 Providence Road South, Suite 230,
Waxhaw, NC 28173

TEAM SC Office (Baxter-Fort Mill)
967 Market Street, Suitete 105
Fort Mill, SC 29708

ANDY BOVENDER - Andy is a Charlotte Native with personal experience in the Char-Meck school system. A graduate of South Meck and UNC-Charlotte, Andy's first love was baseball and spent time playing professional baseball with the Houston Astros. After baseball, Andy entered real estate joining Allen Tate Realtors and in 2006 ranked #5 in sales volume, before becoming a team.

DEBBIE HOOKER - Debbie joined Allen Tate in 2001 after relocating to Charlotte from Florida and experiencing the challenges a family move can bring. Her passion to help others and her incredible work-ethic are one-of-a-kind. Debbie partnered with Andy in 2002, becoming a top producer for the company, and has helped grow the team to what it is today.

KATHRYN MILLER - Kathryn has been the #1 Sales Associate in the Charlotte Metropolitan area from 2007 through 2012 for Coldwell Banker. She was ranked #68 in North America in 2012, #36 in North America in 2011, and is among the top .7% of 82,000 sales associates worldwide. After 13 years in real estate, Kathryn expanded even further and partnered with Allen Tate's #1 Team, The Andy Bovender Team.

KIM TROUTEN - Kim joined Allen Tate and the team in 2010 and brings years of experience in professional business & real estate management, luxury home construction, architectural planning, land development and staging. She is extremely knowledgeable of the Charlotte metro area and is delighted to assist you in finding the house that perfectly meets your needs.

APRIL HARBIN - April was glad to join The Andy Bovender Team after 6 years in the real estate business where her passion to represent Buyers can continue to be used daily. April loves working with Buyers to help them reach their goals in home ownership, and to do so within their budget. As a resident of the South Charlotte area for over 16 years, she knows the ins and outs of this great area.

CHRIS MAKOWSKI - Chris joined the team in early 2011 after having worked behind the scenes with Allen Tate Realtors for just over four years. Chris brings extensive experience in Customer Service and Project Managementto the table, while serving both as a Buyer Specialist and as the sales manager for the team's expanding sales team.

ROXANNE SLYE - Roxanne relocated here from the Midwest, bringing experience with home sales as a transplant and a local resident. With a blended background in IT, sales and marketing, Roxanne's #1 focus is superior customer service and she is very proud to now be a part of the Andy Bovender Team.

MELANIE LESTER - Melanie's more than 20 years experience in real estate sales, real estate management and corporate office management laid the foundation for her role as the team's closing manager. Her goal is to provide a seamless, stress free closing for each and every client.

JON DARCEY - Jon’s focus is to ensure the Andy Bovender Team stays ahead of the ever changing real estate industry by spear heading innovative systems, processes and fresh programs. With more than 10 years of experience in real estate sales & administration in the Charlotte area; he is prepared to manage the daily operations of the team to ensure our clients receive the legendary, cutting edge customer service they deserve!

DIANE AARTUN - Diane relocated to the area from Ohio, like so many others to break away from the cold winters. She has over 20 years of Real Estate experience and strongly emphasizes the value of building relationships and commitment. She is excited to be part of the Andy Bovender Team.

LINDA DAY - As a mother of 3 children and having moved all over the US from Michigan to Southern California, Linda has immense experience in what it takes to move a family! Having worked as a design firm executive assistant, Linda is uniquely qualified to help our Buyer’s Specialist clients! Linda began in real estate in January of 2013 and has been on the fast track ever since and is excited to be a part of the Andy Bovender Team.

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