Join Crescent City Living

Crescent City Living LLC is always on the lookout for real estate talent in the New Orleans area. As the premier independent, boutique brokerage in the city, we pride ourselves on choosing the best and brightest agents to be a part of our team. Our focus is on supporting our agents and providing the tools that make it possible to not just succeed, but excel, in today’s real estate market.

Our goal

To be known as the brokerage that makes other agents comfortable working with any of our agents, knowing that they are well trained, professional and easy to work with. Creating a great experience not just for our clients, but for the cooperating agents as well, enables everyone to close a transaction with the highest level of customer service on both sides.

Our mission statement

We create exceptional client experiences by cultivating exceptional agents.


Meet some of our agents




What do we offer?

  • Strong commission plan
  • New agent roadmap to success plan – every step of your new career, defined with action items to jump start your business
  • In house lead generation, contact management, and listing marketing systems and training
  • Custom signs and posts
  • Professionally designed agent websites with built-in lead capture
  • Fresh website content – you should spend your time with your clients, not coming up with the latest market reports or neighborhood information
  • No desk fees – our office is open for everyone to use
  • No copy fees
  • Non-competing broker
  • On-going training on industry issues
  • Supportive, collaborative environment where your peers are not your competition
  • Full coffee bar, snacks, and stocked fridge for your client guests

What do you need to bring to the table?

  • A Louisiana real estate license
  • Energy, enthusiasm and a love of NOLA and her unique neighborhoods
  • The ability to adapt to new technology
  • Excellent customer service, organizational and follow up skills
  • An outstanding level of professionalism that allows you to focus on what is best for your client
  • Dedication: full time agents only, please

What we DON’T do

  • We don’t practice dual agency, so if your idea of real estate heaven is to double end a deal, we aren’t the place for you
  • We definitely don’t do drama, divas, big egos, gossip, whining or complaining



Compensation Plans

Seasoned agent options

  • 70%/30% split with a $20,000 cap
  • 95%/5% after capping


Our tiered agent plan includes free listing marketing with professional photography and direct mail, slideshows/videos, business cards, and administrative support.

  • 60/40 on first $1,000,000 in sales
  • 70/30 $1,000,000-$2,000,000 in sales
  • 80/20 $2,000,000+

Newly licensed agents

Our new agent compensation package includes mentoring, training and the ability to shadow experienced agents during their day-to-day activities to understand the keys to success. We provide a roadmap of tasks and training designed to get your business off the ground quickly, while also covering your marketing expenses.

  • 50/50 split on first 5 sales
  • 60/40 up to $1,000,000 in sales
  • 70/30 $1,000,000-$2,000,000 in sales
  • 80/20 $2,000,000+ in sales



Lead Generation Plan

Voluntary lead program. We generate hundreds of new buyer leads each month that require quick follow up. This program can help increase or build your business from the first day you join us.



Ready to make the leap? Fill out the form below or call Lisa Heindel, Broker/Owner at 504-327-5303 for a confidential meeting.