About Jake

In what year did you begin working in the real estate industry as a REALTOR®?

Why do you like working in the real estate industry?
I look forward to working with the public to achieve their real estate goals and dreams.

Why do you choose to affiliate your business with Semonin?
Semonin is a great brokerage that is well known in Louisville. They have a ton of knowledgeable agents and managers with unlimited resources to achieve success for agents and clients both.

What sets you apart from other REALTORS®? What are your greatest strengths as a real estate agent?
I will go the extra mile to help my clients achieve their real estate goals, day and night.

What do you do to stay up-to-date/knowledgeable about the real estate industry?
I love to go through the current and past market reports along with any article pertaining to real estate.

What did you do before you began working in real estate? Has anything you learned on that/those jobs helped you with your real estate business? If so, what/how?
I have worked in both the insurance and lending industries. Being in real estate now completes the trifecta for the industry. I have knowledge in many things that real estate will come across.

Tell us about your immediate family. Who are they? Do you enjoy spending time together? If so, what do you do together?
I have a fiance, Nikki, and we will be married in April of 2021. We have a wiener dog named Beau. We all love to relax with a good movie or tv show.

What do you enjoy doing in your free time? Why do you enjoy this?
I love to golf in my free time. It allows me to relax and teaches you patience and how to physically and mentally make adjustments, which applies to the real world as well.

Finish this sentence: Most people don't know this about me, but I ...
am addicted to the food network. I\'m a picky eater but love to watch people make meals out of the most random ingredients.

What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever received? Why is it so helpful to you?
Growing up involved in sports I learned that adversity can be an ally with the right attitude. Never give up and there is always a way to achieve your goals.

What is your favorite book / type of book? Why?
My favorite book is "The Dry" by Jane Harper. I love to read mystery novels that make you think and wonder, "what just happened?".

What is your favorite movie / type of movie? Why?
I love any movie that makes me laugh. Also, I can watch any movie that has anything to do with sports history or sports in general.