After obtaining his diploma in Marketing Management and later also in Business Management, Jaco started his career in the insurance industry in Stellenbosch with Old Mutual in... 1998. His passion for property as an investor and wealth creation for his clients drove him to become an Independent Financial Advisor and a Real Estate Broker after 3 years. With many years of experience in sales and developments with different development companies, Jaco returned back to the Free Sate where he and his wife opened the RealNet franchise in Bethlehem in 2012. During 2014 Jaco achieved Silver Status and also obtained the Million Rand Club Award for his successful transactions. Together with his wife they also obtained the Best Franchisee award as a boutique franchise in 2014. Jaco also obtained his NQF5 qualification in Real Estate in 2012 and his PDE 4 in 2015. He is planning to complete his PDE 5 to become a Master Property Practitioner. During October 2015, Jaco was appointed as Regional Sales Mangager with PropertyCoZa Bloemfontein / Eastern Free State and enjoy every moment of it. He is also the Co-Founder of this franchise. Property.CoZa Bloemfontein under his leadership was awarded the best Regional Franchise of the month on registrations, competing with offices in North West & Mpumalanga, This region includes offices in Nelspruit/Witrivier, Middelburg, Witbank, Rustenburg Hartebeespoort and Brits. These awards were achieved during the months of September 2017, October 2017, November 2017, January 2018, April 2018, May 2018, June 2018, July 2018 & November 2018.