and Alfonso personally perform on site inspections of all their properties on a frequent basis.
moved to Miami shortly after college graduation.
Born and raised in N.J., then attending college in Connecticut inspired him to move to the warm climate of South Florida.
Joel obtained his real estate license in 1989 and went to work for The Prudential Florida Realty in Miami.
Seeing more potential in a smaller, locally owned firm, Joel
business to J Poole Associates Inc.
With a strong management and construction background, property management was the next natural move.
In a few short years, the management business grew dramatically and he became The Director of Property Management for J Poole Associates, and began the affiliate company, The Jacobs-Alfonso Group.
Joel works in the administrative offices division as the General Manager of The Jacobs-Alfonso Group.
With over 20 years of experience in the real estate industry, he is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the management company.
Of course property management is only one of Joel's specialties, he
is commercially certified and has sold, rented and managed many small apartment buildings and shopping centers.
Residential real-estate, which includes sales of single family homes and condominiums was his
original specialty and it still keeps him very busy.
Joining forces with Joel Jacobs
in 1992, the two became a powerful force in Real Estate and in 1995 formed The Jacobs-Alfonso Group