Our Company

Logan Babin Real Estate was started in 1962 by Logan H. Babin, Sr. to capitalize on the growth potential in South Louisiana. Through the 70’s and 80’s, Logan Babin Real Estate played a large role in the industrial development of Terrebonne Parish helping to develop a private slip and surrounding industrial park. Over the years, we have continued to add high-level services for our clients such as appraising and consulting as well as maintain a portfolio of commercial and residential rental properties. We currently focus on our core business of commercial and industrial brokerage, appraisals, and consulting and strive to provide the highest level of service, knowledge, and integrity for our clients.

Staff

Logan H. Babin, Sr. – Founder
1911-1993

Logan moved to Houma during the Depression to take a job with the Texas Company (now Texaco). In 1962, he started a real estate development to capitalize on the growth in South Louisiana. Now, over 40 years later, his legacy continues through his two sons, Logan Jr. & Lep, and his grandson, Logan III.

 

 

 


Logan H. Babin, Jr. – President
Broker/Appraiser/Counselor

Logan serves as the broker as well as being a Louisiana Certified General Real Estate Appraiser. He is a Past President of the Counselors of Real Estate (CRE) and served for years on their Board of Governors. In 2008, he was honored as a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS). Logan has also served as President of the Bayou Board of Realtors (1978) and was named their Realtor of the Year (1979).

He is a Louisiana Certified General Real Estate Appraiser and is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Louisiana Realtors Association, the Bayou Board of Realtors, and the International Right of Way Association.

He is a former Chairman of the Louisiana Real Estate Appraisers Board of Certification and is recognized as an expert witness of real estate appraisal in the District Courts of Terrebonne, Lafourche, Plaquemines, and Orleans Parishes as well as the Eastern and Western Districts of Louisiana Bankruptcy Court.

Logan is a graduate of Terrebonne High School and holds a B.S. degree from the United States Air Force Academy.


hbLogan “Hank” Babin, III – Vice President
Agent/Appraiser/Counselor

Hank returned to Houma in 1997 to start the 3rd generation of service at Logan Babin Real Estate. He serves as a commercial/industrial agent, appraiser, and counselor. Like his father, he has been bestowed the honor of being invited as a member of the Counselors of Real Estate (CRE). He is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Louisiana Realtors Association, the Bayou Board of Realtors, the International Right-of-Way Association, and is an Associate Member of the Appraisal Institute.

Hank is a Louisiana Certified General Real Estate Appraiser and a licensed Rea Estate Salesperson. He is recognized as an expert witness in the District Courts of Terrebonne and Vermillion Parishes.

In addition, he serves or has served on the Bayou Board of Realtors MLS Committee, Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and Economic Development and Infrastructure Committee,  South Central Industrial Association Infrastructure Committee, International I-49 Committee Board of Directors, and the Terrebonne Economic Development Authority’s Retail Task Force.

Hank graduated from Vandebilt Catholic High School, holds a degree in Finance from Loyola University in New Orleans, and received a MBA from Baylor University.


ebEd Bice
Realtor

Ed joined Logan Babin Real Estate in 2016 as a Louisiana Licensed Real Estate Salesperson.  He is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Louisiana Realtors Association, and the Bayou Board of Realtors.

After graduating from H.L. Bourgeois High School in Terrebonne Parish, Ed played college soccer at Belmont Abbey College in North Carolina.  He holds a BS in Athletic Training from Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, LA.  Besides an extremely active role with the Houma-Terrebonne Soccer Association, Ed is also a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA), the Southeast Athletic Trainers Association (SEATA), the Louisiana Athletic Trainers Association (LATA), and the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA).

 

 


Jourdan Despot
Realtor

Jourdan joined the Logan Babin team in early 2017 as a licensed Louisiana Licensed Real Estate Salesperson.  He is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Louisiana Realtors Association, and the Bayou Board of Realtors.  Jourdan will be operating Compass Capital Realty, Logan Babin Real Estate’s property management division as well as handling real estate sales duties.

Jourdan is originally from Lafayette, LA and graduated from LSU with and Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering. His past experience includes 8 years working in the oil and gas industry as a facilities engineer, construction manager, and project manager for Chevron as well as other construction companies. These roles have allowed Jourdan the opportunity to live and work in numerous locations including Texas, Louisiana, Alberta Canada, and rotating to Western Australia.

Jourdan plans to leverage his training and experience to bring additional value to the Logan Babin team and deliver the highest quality of service to our clients.


Rhoda Portier
Office Manager

Since beginning with Logan Babin Real Estate in 2014, Rhoda has become an integral part of our daily operations.  With a background in the banking and legal communities, as well as being a Notary, her knowledge and experience ensures that all matters are handled professionally and with precision.