Contact details

501 Eastowne Drive Ste 140 , Chapel Hill - NC 27514

Text agent

Facebook Twitter Linkedin Instagram

About Jodi Bakst, Broker

A Chapel Hill resident since 1990 and a Realtor since 1997, Jodi has achieved recognition through both her market performance and her professional growth as an expert Chapel Hill Realtor and expert Durham Realtor.

She has been a consistent top producer and has a deep and full understanding of Chapel Hill Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Durham NC as well as the surrounding area. She is known for her expertise in real estate technology and the real estate market. Jodi and her partner Bill Matthes have also built Team Jodi Property Management Group, a successful property mangement company. She has numerous professional designations including Broker, Certified Residential Specialist, Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist, Graduate Realtor Institute, Accredited Buyer Representative, Certified Distressed Property Expert and Senior Real Estate Specialist.

Jodi has built a successful Team of top Chapel Hill REALTORS, Durham REALTORS and Cary REALTORS that deliver the company's c lients seamless, high quality service. She is a past member of the North Carolina Association of Realtors Forms Committee and the Greater Chapel Hill Association of Realtors Board of Directors. Currently, Jodi is serving on the Town of Chapel Hill's Board of Adjustments. Jodi is has two children and is an active volunteer in the Jewish community. She holds an MA in Public Health from UNC-Chapel Hill and a BA in Economics from the University of California Santa Cruz.
Jodi Bakst, Broker
Real Estate Experts

Real Estate Experts

Jodi Bakst, Broker


English flag

Contact Agent


My credentials

ABR, Accredited Buyer Representative
CIPS, Certified International Property Specialist
CRS®, Certified Residential Specialist®
GRI Graduate REALTOR Institute
NARs Green Designation
SRES®, Senior Real Estate Specialist
Who member badge

Real Estate Advice


Home Seller Tips

How To Improve The Privacy Of Your Home

How To Improve The Privacy Of Your Home

If you live in a residential neighborhood, there’s a good chance that you’ve had to deal with neighbors who don’t respect your privacy. Whether they’re peering through a pair of binoculars surveilling your Sunday afternoon barbeque or dropping by unannounced to “see how you’re doing”, these unpleasant individuals are the bane of ...

Homebuyer Tips

In The Miscellaneous Labyrinth Of Real Estate Finance

In The Miscellaneous Labyrinth Of Real Estate Finance

To those of us who’ve gone through the process of moving, it’s no secret that moving can be a hassle and a half, between the stress and substantial financial investments.  We usually decide to relocate for various reasons, such as a brand new workplace, the prospect of a brighter future, climate changes, or even the global pandemic. COVID-19 made ...

Homebuyer Tips

Eco-friendly Vs. Harmful Building Materials

Eco-friendly Vs. Harmful Building Materials

More than ever, the past dictates our future. The twenty-first century must face the dramatic repercussions of our past heritage concerning environmental issues. We foolishly exposed our planet to threats and insecurity. In practice, we do lots of harm to our immediate environment, and we should pay more attention to do’s and don’ts in nature. Humankind has ...

Homebuyer Tips

Home Automation That Can Be Implemented

Home Automation That Can Be Implemented

Phrases like “Alexa, turn on the AC!”, “Alexa, dim lights!”, “Alexa, open the front door!” or “Alexa, cook mac&cheese!” are becoming a regular in US households. Well, maybe not the last but it won’t be long till that becomes a reality as well. Having the ability to tell your home what to do has been a fantasy ...

Agent Advice

Digital Trends That Revolutionized The Real Estate Industry

Digital Trends That Revolutionized The Real Estate Industry

Of all the inventions that changed the real estate game, none have changed it as profoundly and irreversibly as the internet. This technology opened up a world of new possibilities and opportunities for real estate professionals working at every level in the field of real estate. From the lowliest copy room workers to the moguls and brokers at the very top of the ...


Real Estate Glossary Terms

  • Developer’s Equity

    Financial interest a developer has in a development. The interest may be a direct investment or a percentage interest in the overall profit. ...

  • Certified Property Manager (CPM)

    Professional certification granted by the Institute of Real Estate Management, an affiliate of the National Association of Realtors. ...

  • Stop Clause

    Provision in a lease agreement indicating the maximum amount of operating expenditures that must be incurred by the landlord in a given year. Any amount incurred in excess of this amount must be paid by the lessee. ...

  • Demolition Insurance

    Coverage that will indemnify the insured for the expenses, up to the limits of the policy, if a building is damaged by a peril such as fire, and zoning requirements and/or building codes mandate that the building be demolished. ...

  • Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act

    Federal legislation passed in 1988 (repealed November 23, 1989) that significantly increased the benefit amounts provided under medicare, both Part A and Part B, in the following manner: Doctors' bills effective January 1, 1990. Medicare patients under Part B would have had their out-of-pocket expen ...

Real Estate FAQ

Jodi Bakst, Broker Jodi Bakst, Broker Testimonials


Find us