Meet the Agents
Real Estate Broker and Owner of Forrest Realty Group
It’s awe-inspiring to learn about Jason Forrest, the owner and broker of Forrest Realty Group. With over $20,000,000 in real estate sales and more than one million square feet of commercial and residential projects under his belt, it’s safe to say that real estate runs in his blood. As a third-generation real estate construction and development professional, Jason has a wealth of knowledge and experience that he brings to the table. He founded Forrest Inc in 2003, and despite the trying times between 2008-2013, managed to grow the business by 300-400 percent annually. Starting with under $500k in gross sales in 2006, the company now boasts over $30,000,000 in annual sales! Jason has built a reputation as a trusted advisor in the Northeast Florida real estate market, guiding clients through every step of the buying and selling process. He understands the complexities of the industry and is committed to delivering unparalleled satisfactory outcomes for his clients.
In addition to being the owner and broker of Forrest Realty Group, Jason Forrest is also the owner of Build for Life. This is a unique opportunity for clients to not only buy or sell a property but also become educated on potential renovation and building solutions. Under Jason’s leadership, the team at Forrest Realty Group is well-equipped to guide clients through the intricacy of real estate transactions, assess a property’s potential for renovation or customization, and deliver top-notch results. Clients gain an expansive understanding of the property’s possibilities and can make confident decisions regarding their next steps.
Jason is a true entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist. He has completed projects for big names such as Rare Hospitality, Flagler Hospital, and the former VP of Bechtel and General Electric. He has also consulted for Sedexo and Chevron in joint partnership with Kastel Enterprises in executing projects across the southeastern US for oil and gas industries. Along with his successful real estate and construction companies, he has also dabbled in the entertainment, transportation, aviation, and logistics industries. He holds a degree in Marketing and Multinational Business from Florida State University and is currently pursuing a Masters in Divinity from Gordon Conwell University.
Jason’s loyalty to premier service and ethical values is a core pillar of his business approach, as he prioritizes putting clients’ best interests first and building relationships based on trust. The high standards set by Jason are evident in his team’s devotion to luxurious service and collaborating with their clients. Having a trusted real estate agent and home construction team in one place can streamline the process and save clients time, effort, and money. Whether building, buying, or selling a home, clients can be assured that Jason and his team will handle the process from start to finish adhering to high ethical standards that are the hallmarks of Forrest Realty Group. The Forrest Realty Group provides insights, expertise, and a values-based approach you need to thrive in Northeast Florida’s real estate market.
Overall, the Build for Life aspect of the Forrest Realty Group offers a unique opportunity for clients and showcases Jason’s proficiency and whole-hearted commitment to providing holistic real estate solutions.
Beth Forrest – Real Estate Agent
The Forest Realty Group takes pride in having agents who are not only experienced but also active members of the community. One such agent is Beth Forrest, a native of St. Augustine, FL, who brings her knowledge and competence of the local market to the team. Raised in St. Augustine, Beth attended local schools before pursuing her Master’s degree in education from Florida State University. In a short time, she returned to St Johns County and taught elementary school there for several years. Her bond to the Nation’s Oldest City is evident as the proud parent of two children excelling in St. Johns County schools.
Beth’s strong community connections and love for the area make her an invaluable asset in the local real estate market. Her involvement and volunteering for local organizations provide a thorough understanding of the community beyond its real estate market. Furthermore, Beth’s insight and skill in the luxury real estate market make her an ideal agent for those looking to relocate to North Florida.Whether you’re already in the market to buy or sell your home or are just exploring your options, Beth is the person you want to have a chat with. Over a cup of coffee, Beth is ready to provide you with invaluable insights into the local real estate market and discuss how it can benefit you.
McLeod Nine Team -Real Estate Agent Team
Oliver McLeod and Jennifer Lovelace
The McLeod Nine Team is truly a force to be reckoned with in the world of Real Estate! This husband and wife duo, with nearly two decades of local knowledge and experience here in St Augustine, bring a dynamic and competitive edge to Forrest Realty Group. As the owner operators of one of St Augustine’s most successful surf schools, Happy Waves™, Jen and Oli have built an extensive network of relationships far and wide both locally and internationally. Their love for surfing and helping others has allowed them to connect with people from all walks of life, giving them a deep understanding of the community they serve. Jen and Oli have dialed in the St Augustine experience to provide their Real Estate clientele with the clearest insights into the local communities in Florida’s East Coast! Jen has an extensive background in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Data Analytics having worked for the St Johns County Property Appraiser and brings with her a powerful skill set that is rarely found in other Brokerages. With over $19 million sold in a few short years, the McLeod Nine Team is making their mark in St Johns County! Jen and Oli are honored to offer their appreciation of the historic town and nearby areas, dedication to five-star service, discernment of market statistics, and so much more. Call or text to get connected today!