• DePersia & Associates, LLC

    Professional & Confidential representation for sellers & buyers since 2004

  • What We Do

    Business Brokerage, representing the hospitality industry, specifically restaurants, bars and food service related businesses.
    Commercial real estate sales & leasing, from Greensboro to the Carolina coast and everywhere in between. Listing, selling & leasing commercial properties, shopping centers and negotiating leases.

  • Satisfied Clients Served

    Commercial Properties

    Bluewater Grill - Waterfront restaurant & property on the Intracoastal Waterway in Wrightsville Beach, NC


    Brixx Wood Fired Pizza, located in the heart of Cary, NC


    The iconic He’s Not Here, home of the Blue Cup - Chapel Hill, NC

  • 919-696-4911

    Neal, President & Managing Director of DePersia & Associates, LLC, is a licensed North Carolina real estate broker whose company specializes in commercial real estate and business brokerage within the restaurant and food service industry. His company has brokered over $50 million in sales transactions and retail leasing. Neal’s background working as VP of Sales & Marketing for a Fortune 500 company provided him with a wealth of experience dealing with independent, regional and national retail chains throughout US & Canada. That experience has translated into building a successful company brokering businesses & commercial properties.


    Michael has been a licensed real estate broker in NC with DePersia & Associates since graduating from Greensboro College in May of 2005. Within the commercial real estate sector, he specializes in business brokerage, specifically the restaurant & bar business. Mike calls on his 20+ years of experience working in the restaurant industry which ranges from bar back to bartender, dishwasher to waiter. Since 2006, Mike has been the head coach of the JV Mens Lacrosse team at Cardinal Gibbons High School in Raleigh and you can occasionally catch him behind the bar working the St Patrick's Day festivities. He is a longtime time resident of Cary, Raleigh & Greensboro, and currently resides in Cary.


    Chris is a licensed North Carolina real estate broker whose vast experiences in the hospitality industry brings great value to clients. He was the owner of a full service restaurant in the Triangle and was once a client of DePersia & Associates. His passion for commercial real estate led him to join the team at DePersia & Associates.  Chris’ 20 years of experience in leadership positions with one of the nations largest quick service restaurant chains and Fortune 500 company gives him the expertise in business brokerage for the food service industry.  Chris is now helping others realize their dreams of owning their own business. 


    Kaitlin, Marketing Specialist, responsible for the planning and execution of all marketing activities, data entry and maintenance, and researching new initiatives in the industry. Kaitlin graduated with a Bachelors degree from UNC Charlotte and has successful experience in the restaurant industry, as well as, meeting and event coordination for a professional association. Her most recent position was an internal processing team member for a leading manufacturer of tabletop china in the restaurant, hotel and private club industry.

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