March 28, 2023
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Learn about the current state of the residential, rental and commercial real estate markets in the Lafayette area.
Jim Keaty is the owner and Broker of Keaty Real Estate, established in 2004. He was born and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana, and is married to Danielle Chastant Keaty. Together they have three children Mae, Josephine "Joey," and James Keaty II. Jim graduated with a Bachelors's Degree in Economics with an emphasis in Business from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2002 and graduated from American Real Estate College in Westminster, Colorado. He worked for Coldwell Banker in Westminster, Colorado, from 2002-2004. Jim, established Keaty Real Estate in 2004, helping their clients buy and sell over 6,000 properties totaling over 1.4 Billion dollars in Volume right here in Acadiana. Keaty Real Estate has over 70 agents in Acadiana and has recently expanded to New Orleans and the North Shore, where they have opened their newest branch office in Covington, Louisiana. Jim graduated from the Lafayette Leadership program and the Louisiana Realtor Leadership program and is a recipient of the 30 under 40 award. He participates in numerous philanthropic activities and several civic organizations and boards.
Jeff Landry is the Managing Broker and Partner of Scout Real Estate Co. He was born and raised in Lafayette, where he attended St. Thomas More High School and graduated from LSU in 2004. He began his real estate career with Stirling Properties, then later joined MPW as the Director of Asset Management and was part of the MPW team for almost 10 years. In 2018, Jeff joined forces with Hammy Davis to build a new real estate model. They founded Scout Real Estate Co., a full-service commercial real estate brokerage, management, and consulting firm. In 2021, Rex Moroux was added to the team as the perfect addition. Scout is now located Downtown Lafayette and just shy of 10 commercial real estate agents -focused on building long lasting client relationships and enhancing the quality of life in the local community.
Buddy Glass has over two decades of experience in commercial banking, real estate investing, and property management, he leads a dynamic team of professionals at BG Realty. The company provides a wide range of property management services, including HOA, commercial, single-family, multi-family, and property maintenance services. BG Realty proudly serves Acadiana, Lake Charles, Lafayette, Vermilion, and other regions across Louisiana.