Heather Wardle



Heather moved from Nashville, Arkansas to Little Rock in 2005. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting and Business Administration from Ouachita Baptist University. After graduation, she proceeded to work in the ever changing environment of the Arkansas Legislature before pursuing her Real Estate Licenses in 2015. Heather owns and operates Southern Life located in the Heights Neighborhood, while serving as a great referral base to JK Real Estate. She is married to Brian, they currently have 5 (animal) children.

Heather is passionate about her community, and her involvement runs deep and is long-lasting. She is a sustaining member of the Junior League of Little Rock, holding a board seat for the Arkansas Hospice Foundation. Heather worked for four years with the Arkansas Foodbank, and was selected as Co-Chair for the 2012 Empty Bowls and Golf for Food Charity Events. Heather was selected to Chair the 2015 Little Rock Polo Classic, benefiting Hearts and Hooves. She is also a devoted member of the Arkansas Arts Center, where she sits on the Board for Contemporaries. She will serve as the Fountain Fest 2017 chair, benefiting the Arkansas Arts Center.

Professionally Heather is a member of the Little Rock Realtors® Association, the Arkansas Realtors® Association, and the National Association of Realtors®. Whether working with a first time home buyer, or selling an investment property, Heather’s attention to detail, strong work ethic, and integrity make her an asset to JK Real Estate.

The Boutique Experience

JK Real Estate Group offers a boutique experience to clients seeking superior customer service. We measure our success through happy customers. Our small, but well-vetted team of experienced agents focuses on quality over quantity, providing a red carpet experience to each of our clients.

Customer First Approach

To ensure our seller’s listings stand out, our team helps customize each with full, purposeful descriptions and enticing photography. In order to best exceed our buyers expectations, we combine our exceptional listening skills and knowledge of the community to show the right listings - and provide hands-on attention to each closing.

History of JK Real Estate Group

In 2014 Cory G. Johnson and his father, Kelley Johnson, transformed the 20-year Hillcrest Properties, Inc. Real Estate Co. to Johnson Realty Group. Jen Kronenberger joined the company the following year and became a partner in 2016. In 2017, Johnson Realty Group was rebranded as JK Real Estate Group.

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