Our Team

President – Tim Alexander

asheville custom home builderHomeSource Real Estate and Construction was founded by Tim Alexander, a North Carolina licensed general contractor with over 20 years of experience in the Asheville real estate, development and construction market. In addition to his builder’s credentials, Tim holds a Business degree from Western Carolina University. He has been a NC Real Estate Broker since 1984, a member of the Asheville Board of Realtors, a board member of the Home Builders Association of Asheville and is currently an active member of the National Association of Home Builders.

Office Manager – Suzi Poteat

Suzi holds an associate’s degree in computer programming and brings over 30 years of experience in accounting, office management, and customer service.  She is pivotal to the success our company.  In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and her four grandsons.  She also enjoys reading, scrapbooking and gardening.


Kitchen and Bath Designer – Diane McDermott

Diane holds an Associate’s degree, as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from Northern Arizona University. She brings over 9 years of experience to HomeSource working as a residential kitchen and bath designer. Diane believes the best part of her job is the collaboration between client and designer and watching it all come together. When she isn’t at work she enjoys hiking and biking with her family, as well as painting.


Project Manager – Henry

build a home ashevilleHenry is married, with three children and four grandchildren. He is a retired law enforcement officer.  In addition, he has extensive background in both construction and building material sales.  His project management experience is approximately eight years.



Construction Coordinator – Cindy Hipps

Cindy brings a wealth of knowledge having over 20 years’ experience in the residential and commercial building industry. Growing up in the construction industry, she a has a distinct talent to work with every aspect of custom home building and remodeling. Cindy holds a SP-PH Electrical License, received the Athena Business Woman of the Year Award in 2007, was President of the Professional Women in Business in 2008,  and has been a Home Builder Association member since 2006. As Construction Coordinator, she values working with the homeowner in making their selection process a rewarding experience. She enjoys traveling, being outdoors and spending time with her black lab, Tucker.


Customer Care Coordinator – Amy Duckett

build a home ashevilleAmy’s in depth knowledge of the construction industry is founded on eleven years in window and door sales for Pella.  Followed by twelve years as executive administrator for her husband’s construction and development company. Amy is  married with three children, and enjoys reading and spending time with her family.


Kitchen and Bath Designer – Kara Gressler

Kara Gressler homesource buildersKara earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Interior Design from Bowling Green State University.  She has focused the last 10 years on custom cabinetry design, specifically kitchen and baths. Kara’s design inspiration comes from listening to her clients and creating a unique and fresh design to each project


HomeSource Builders is a custom home builder and remodeling contractor that is fully licensed and insured, providing you expertise and commitment in home construction. Located at 172 Charlotte Street in Asheville, NC.