The JB & Co. Real Estate Team at Keller Williams Signature Partners in West Cobb is a finely tuned group of professionals who all value a strong work ethic, dedication to excellent customer service, and above all else are dedicated to the values of kindness, expertise, and trust that Joannie Bates has worked so hard to cultivate in her real estate career. With a team at her side, Joannie is able to offer so much more to her clients. The group offers a seamless process throughout the real estate life cycle, whether clients are purchasing their dream home, selling their first home, or beginning the investment property ownership journey. Whatever the need, the JB & Co. Real Estate Team is there to help you through to the best outcome.

Joannie Bates, Realtor
Team Leader

Joannie Bates is a top-producing Mega Agent with the resources of a large brokerage backing her to make sure her clients get the best outcome for each home sale or purchase. She constantly does research on the market to provide the best expertise and advice to her clients. Joannie takes her role as a support and coach for other agents in her office very seriously and is dedicated to building a team that can best serve her clients and the community.

Denise Vargas, Realtor
Operations Manager

An active member of her community here in Georgia since 2012, Denise Vargas has a deep passion to serve people. Her goal is to make the home buying and selling process as seamless as possible. Denise carries the values of teamwork, integrity, transparency, and outstanding client service in everything she does. She is thrilled to be an integral part of the JB & Co. Real Estate Team at Keller Williams Signature Partners, a group that prides itself on utilizing all of the latest resources to stay on top of the constantly changing real estate market.

Brett Ray, Realtor

Brett Ray loves working in real estate and strives to ensure the process is smooth for all his clients. He loves to share those special moments along the way, such as when buyers get the keys to a home they never thought would be possible to purchase. Originally from Ball Ground, GA, Brett began his professional life as an Army Medic, with multiple overseas deployments and finishing service with an Honorable Discharge in 2013. After military life, Brett enrolled in Kennesaw State University, working in Education for 2 1/2 years before entering a career in real estate.

Monica House, Realtor

Monica House loves different architectural styles and the beauty of helping make four enclosed walls into a home filled with happy memories. Real Estate is her passion and helping people find their happy place is her favorite thing to do. Originally from Weirton, West Virginia, it is Cartersville that has felt like home to Monica for a very long time. She enjoys being creative and making home decor, and it brings her joy to make people laugh and smile.

Melinda Maxwell, Realtor

Melinda Maxwell finds great joy in helping her clients, whether she’s finding the perfect home for them to buy or getting top dollar for the home they are selling. Originally from Southern California, Melinda spent most of her younger years and lived about 20 years in Orange County, California. She worked for years at Costco and has been a Realtor since 2016. Melinda has made it her mission to help those around her, and she is proud to have founded Feminine Friends, a non-profit where she collects donations of feminine products to give to shelters for survivors of domestic violence situations.

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