Meet Our Agents

Del Rio Real Estate Inc. is a team of Baton Rouge natives who have a lifetime of experience learning the area and being a part of its communities. We know our city, and we want to know you.

Our real estate advisors have YOU in mind throughout the entire process. We spend time getting to know your desires and needs in a home buying or selling process, and we make it happen FOR you. We take what we do seriously, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be fun. Buying or selling your home is a life-changing experience. We’re here to help so that you can enjoy the process and embrace an exciting change of seasons. We're your local Baton Rouge real estate agents. Let us do the work for you.

Ready for that SOLD Sign in your yard? Contact our office today!

Jerry has been opening doors for clients for the past 30 years. As a life-long resident of Baton Rouge, she is familiar with every area of the city. She has 4 grown children and 13 grandchildren. Her family life often crosses over into her business in real estate. Many clients that she helps with their estate needs become some of her closest friends. Her clients appreciate her ability to always find a great home for years to come or for a short while. She is very involved in the community and was named one of the 2010 Influential Women in Business while being President of the Greater Baton Rouge Board of Realtors. Being a realtor comes naturally to Jerry as she truly loves people and enjoys introducing them to Baton Rouge. She provides valuable insight to her clients while assisting them in either selling or buying a home. She works diligently with clients to provide the best service while providing a little something extra------friendship!

Contact Jerry: (225) 218-0888

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Jerry del Rio

Broker, Owner

A lifelong resident of Baton Rouge, Renee’ Bachaleda brings Southern hospitality and professionalism to her clients in the Baton Rouge area real estate market. Her knowledge of the area’s residential listings has afforded her clients with the most up to date feedback on the state of the market, it’s trends, comparable sales and property values, thus giving them a realistic value on what they can expect to achieve in today’s market. Prior to entering a career in real estate Renee’ was part owner of a local home staging company. With her keen sense of style and affinity for home design, Renee’ can be a beneficial aid to the sale of your home or to the purchase of your new home. Leveraging her prior accomplishments and combining them with an outstanding client service, marketing techniques, personal touches, proficient negotiating skills and pure tenacity, you can be sure Renee’ will have your best interest at heart. Whether you are searching for your dream home, thinking about selling your current home or looking for an investment opportunity, you can feel confident that Renee’ can help you to fulfill those goals.

Contact Renee: (225) 333-6471

Renee Bachaleda


Although I was born and raised in Indiana, Louisiana has been home to me for forty-seven years. I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Indiana State University, where I became a lifetime member of Sigma Kappa Sorority. Upon graduation, I moved to Louisiana and attended graduate school at Louisiana State University. Shortly thereafter, I obtained a Master’s Degree in Supervision and a Specialist Degree in Administration. I retired after nearly thirty-five years as an educator and middle school disciplinarian.

My hobbies and interests include playing classical music on the piano, traveling, and spoiling my 3.2 pound Yorkie. Over the last few years, I have planned nearly a dozen galas for Kiwanis International of LAMISSTENN, my local Kiwanis Organization, Inter-Civic Council of Greater Baton Rouge, and Altrusa International. I also enjoy interior decorating, as there always seems to be a project going on in my home.

After retiring from the education arena, I became a real estate professional. Shortly thereafter, I was named the “Rookie of the Year”. I have served and/or chaired eleven committees for the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors. In addition, I received the “Rising Star Award” from the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors at their installation and awards luncheon. In 2016 I was nominated for “Humanitarian of the Year”.

I have been a member of The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing since 2009. I have served as Red Stick Kiwanis President 2012-2014, and I was named Kiwanian of the Year 2014-2015, as well as Kiwanian of the Decade 2016-2017. I recently received the Olin K. Dart, Jr. Kiwanian of the Year Award 2018-2019. Currently I am serving as LAMISSTENN Lieutenant Governor for District 8E 2018- 2020. In addition, I am serving as President of the Inter-Civic Council of Greater Baton Rouge 2019, which is made up of 50 non-profit organizations. ICCGBR partners with The Advocate to name the recipient of the Golden Deeds Award.

My motto is INTEGRITY, SERVICE, and RESULTS in not only real estate, but all that I do.

Contact Laura: (225) 335-4419

Laura Gilliland


Contact Heather: (225) 229-0078

Heather Kleinpeter


Martha Kincaid Wells specializes in South Baton Rouge and Prairieville Louisiana homeowners and future homeowners.

Martha contributes her 17 years of success in the real estate market to the personal time she spent building and remodeling more than two dozen homes. In addition, her negotiating and human relationship skill were formed from while working in Corporate America.

Her work history included AT&T South East Vice President for Business Sales. In addition she worked In marketing and lobbying for a local and State Rural Electric Cooperative.

She moved to Baton Rouge after she received her B.S. degree from TCU 40 years ago and became very active in local civic and volunteer organizations.

Martha works her real estate business based on friends, family and referrals. She is married to “Buddy” Wells, mother of three grown children and grandmother to five grandchildren.

Contact Martha: (225) 978-1100

Martha Wells


Susanne is a Registered Nurse with critical care experience. For years, she cared for people who had serious problems; she worked with not only the patient, but with the family too. She absolutely loves helping people.

After many years of serious nursing, Susanne felt she needed a change but still wanted to help people. Real estate was the perfect venue for her. Susanne says it’s so much fun for her to help someone find the house that they’re searching for; she goes above and beyond looking for that exact specification that they are asking for (i.e. price, location, etc.) She’s been very successful and loves what she does. Susanne says she feels good when she hears from clients, “This is it! It’s exactly what I wanted!” That makes a win for them and a win for her.

Contact Susanne:
Home: (225) 756-2855
Cell: (225) 337-0037

Susanne Fos


Linda Williams is a native of Birmingham, Al. but has lived in the Baton Rouge area for many years. During the years she was living and working in Alabama, she was a Realtor, Contractor and Land Developer. She was active in the Home Builders Association of Alabama and served as Governmental Affairs Chairman for two years.

Her contracting business earned her Gold Awards in the annual Association of HomeBuilders Parade of Homes.

She was also a Developer, Contractor, Sales Manager and Broker for over 170 homes she built in a suburb, Gardendale, Alabama.

In Hoover, Alabama she continued her business and excelled at working with other Contractors as a knowledgeable multi-million dollar sales producer.

In 2006 Linda decided to return to Louisiana to be close to her extended family and to continue her career as a Broker and Agent.

Linda now enjoys sharing her knowledge with family, friends and new acquaintances to sell or find a home or new property investment.

Call, text or email Linda with any real estate questions, concerns and inquiries.

Contact Linda:
M: (225) 454-1194

O: (225) 218-0888

Linda Williams


Elizabeth is a lifelong resident of Baton Rouge having an extensive knowledge and understanding of the Baton Rouge Real Estate market. Growing up in a Real Estate family, she has a true passion for both commercial and residential Real Estate but specializes in residential. With her in depth knowledge of Baton Rouge and all of its neighborhoods, Elizabeth is able to help her clients find the perfect fit for their lifestyle, budget, and specific needs. Motivated and determined, Elizabeth will help buyers and sellers meet their goals.

Elizabeth is also a certified Pilates instructor and entrepreneur having owned a successful business for 15 years. She understands the importance of marketing and customer service from all of her years as a business owner. Elizabeth loves getting to know her clients and helping them achieve their goals.

Contact Elizabeth:
(225) 218-0888

Elizabeth Nachman


Contact Meagan:
(225) 218-0888

Meagan Melancon


Blythe moved to Baton Rouge from her hometown, Lafayette in 2000 to attend Louisiana State University. She remained in Baton Rouge after graduating to work for the NPR station, WRKF. For the past seven years, she has worked in media sales, committed to listening to her clients’ needs and finding the best solutions for their business. Blythe is excited to use these same skills to help buyers and sellers meet their goals.

Blythe lives in Mid City with her husband, "Dash" Johnson, step-daughter, and two cats. In her free time, you can find her volunteering with various community organizations or attempting to play the violin.

Contact Blythe:
(225) 803-6256

Blythe Johnson


Robert Lynch was raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and presently lives in the Settlement at Willow Grove. He graduated from Louisiana State University in 1992. In 1993 he received his Residential and Commercial Contractor’s License as well as his Realtors License. In 1995 Robert received his Real Estate Broker’s License. Robert is a member of both the Capital Region Builders Association and the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors. He has been in the real estate business both selling and building for over 20 plus years. Robert is the father of three children who attend St. Josephs Academy, Catholic High School and LSU. Robert attends church at Chapel in The Oaks on Siegen Lane. As both a builder and realtor Robert can give you his unique perspective to make the best home decision for you and your family.

Contact Robert: (225) 445-0350

Robert Lynch

Associate Broker

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