Our Agents


Michael Lupton

Michael grew up in Morehead City. He attended High School in Morehead and went on for his college education at East Carolina University. Michael graduated from ECU in 1980, and came to work as a Real Estate Broker for Putnam Real Estate Company immediately after graduation. He has in excess of 20 years of experience in the real estate field and his experience and knowledge of the Crystal Coast is a valuable asset to anyone seeking to purchase or sell real estate. In addition, Michael is a certified North Carolina Real Estate Appraiser. He is available to assist you with any facet of a real estate transaction. Michael and his wife Hope reside in Morehead City. Michael Lupton is the Broker in Charge (BIC) of Putnam Real Estate Company.

Linda Staab, Broker at Putnam Real Estate Co in Morehead City NC

Linda Staab

Linda Staab began her real estate career with Putnam Real Estate in 2020.  Having previously worked as the Director of Planning and Inspections for Morehead City, Linda is able to offer a unique perspective on real estate in Carteret County.  Linda has and continues to be active in her community, having served on the boards of the Carteret Community Theatre, Salvation Army, Carteret County Humane Society and Downtown Morehead City, Inc.   If you are looking for a real estate agent who not only knows Carteret County and can help with community connections, look no further.   Linda is married to Bobby Staab, a teacher at Croatan High School.  They have three children and a rescue dog and cat.