MEET OUR TEAM

Robert Alex Baker

Robert Alex Baker

Fund Manager & Owner

Robert “Alex” Baker, better known as Alex, graduated with a B.S. In Business Administration with a major in Finance. He went on to complete his M.B.A in Finance at the University of Louisville. Although his focus of interest has been in finance, he has maintained a love of entrepreneurship and has pursued his self-made career in investment strategies with a focus on residential and commercial real estate.

His real estate career flourished in the fix and flip sector renovating houses in his early twenties performing the labor himself. He has since rehabbed dozens of homes while building an experienced team and strategic partnerships along the way. He found his niche in the lending sector in commercial loans to funds real estate and commercial investment projects. He has started and ran several successful companies in the real estate industry and has also developed strategic alliances nationwide. His education and experience in real estate and finance have afforded him the ability to seek qualified and secure investments with a return that would excite any savvy investor.

He believes that it is through relationship building and sharing opportunities that a successful pathway for the future is achieved. One of his favorite quotes that he lives by day-to-day is, “Think Big, Work Smart, and Hustle Hard” – Kimron Corion.

Gracee Boots

Gracee Boots

Financial Analyst

Gracee Boots is originally from Nashville, Tennessee. She graduated with a B.S. in Finance from College of Charleston in 2020. Gracee has always had a passion for finance and marketing and decided to showcase these skills in the real estate industry. Her drive and passion have led her to multiple leadership roles throughout college and now a part of Coastal Equity Group.

 

Kristi Sereno

Kristi Sereno

Advisor

Kristi Sereno is from Erie, Pennsylvania. After working nine years in the Florida real estate industry, she bravely decided to open Haven Title in August of 2015. Through repeat business and word of mouth, Haven Title has become very successful. The biggest thing that separates Kristi and her self-made company is their customer service, communication and their ability to close files not only FAST but accurate. In 2017 Haven Title was presented with an award from First American Title Insurance Company recognizing them as a Top 10 Agent for Performance of Excellence in 2017.

Gant Hill

Gant Hill

Advisor

Gant Hill, CCIM, is President and Principal Broker of Gant Hill & Associates (formerly Venterra Realty), founded in 2003, specializing in enhancing the best interests and outcome of its clients that own, invest, lease and/or operate real estate.

Gant has overseen millions in both client and personal acquisitions, as well as the sale or purchase of many high-profile commercial and residential properties in the Louisville, KY, area, of which includes the $19,500,000 sale of The Prospect Village Shopping Center to its anchor, Kroger.

Having served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) Institute, based in Chicago, IL, and as the Region 7 Vice President, overseeing the CCIM chapter activities in seven Midwest Chapters, Gant takes his leadership role seriously.

Gant was named as one of the “Forty Under Forty” by Business First of Louisville in 2004 and nominated to the Leadership Louisville Class of 2008.

Jeremy Plofsky

Jeremy Plofsky

Inspector

Jeremy Plofsky has been involved in real estate his entire life. His parents owned rentals throughout Florida and Georgia when he was growing up. He graduated from St. Pete College in 2001 with an associate’s degree then entered into real estate as a mortgage originator. He has a passion for real estate and has owned several successful renovation, foreclosure cleanout, and property preservation companies. Over the years, he has worked with general contractors, builders, investors, property managers, homeowners, and home designers to really master his craft for real estate and renovations.

Jeremy is an inspector for Coastal Equity Group, and he offers excellent service and knowledge to new and experienced investors.