Jay was born and raised in Rochester, MN, graduated from Mayo High School and went on to Hamline University. He has been involved in the Rochester community, owning several successful businesses and supporting many of Rochester’s nonprofit organizations for over 25 years. Being creative is a major strength of his. He is constantly looking for opportunities to draw the right people together to get deals accomplished. He feels blessed to have had the opportunity to help many investors buy and sell commercial real estate and businesses in Southeast Minnesota. We want you to interview us for the job of being your Commercial Real Estate Team.
Joe and his wife Kathy have lived in the Rochester area for over 30 years, raising their 4 daughters at the historical mill flour mill property that his ancestors built over 150 years ago. Joe served in the Army/Reserves/National Guard for over a decade and currently serves on the board of a local children’s charity foundation. His interests include the arts, fitness, outdoor activities and spending time with family and friends. Joe has been in real estate for over 4 ½ years and his values include faith, integrity, a hard work ethic and the desire to help others achieve their financial goals and dreams.
Phone: (507) 254-3559
George Rownd is a lifelong Rochester resident, George’s background is in the hospitality industry. He leased, managed, and sold over 50 different hotels and restaurants over his career as president of a company with over 350 employees. He also operated retail spaces, apartments, and warehouse facilities, increasing value for his clients.
George put together more than $100 million in financing for his operations and negotiated with many different franchises. He spent 3 years on the Minnesota Hospitality Board of Directors and 10 years, on the Rochester Minnesota Convention and Visitors Bureau Board. George also spent 2 years as President of the Board. George is a Certified Hotel Administrator and a 1985 graduate of St. Johns University.
With years of multifamily and single-family investment experience, Keith brings a wealth of knowledge to the Loam Commercial team. Keith graduated from the University of Minnesota Duluth with a degree in Business Administration. His background in project management and financial analysis helps him guide his clients through smooth and successful transactions. Joining the team from the Duluth office, Keith is the go-to agent for his local and regional knowledge. When he is not serving his clients, Keith can be found sailing on Lake Superior, running trails, or coaching his daughter’s soccer team.
Micah is a native to the Rochester area having grown up just a short drive away near Hayfield, MN. He continued his education by graduating from Luther College with degrees in business management and history. His background has primarily been in multifamily investments as he has owned multifamily for over 5 years. Additionally, he has played a key role in managing commercial properties owned by members of the Loam Commercial Team. He enjoys thinking creatively and trying to find new solutions to best-fit client needs. Outside of the office, Micah enjoys hiking, fishing, and traveling with his girlfriend and dog Copper.