Lawson Realty Group, LLC

We do not just sell houses, we help you find your dream investment home.


Why Choose Us?

At Lawson Realty Group, our mission is to help property owners and investors generate maximum return on investment, without the bother of having to manage properties themselves.

Loyalty, expertise, passion, and professionalism are some of the values we live by. In addition, we maintain a high degree of transparency while dealing with our clients which means, no hidden costs or fees and no industry secrets.

With decades of experience in the legal and real estate sectors, we have consistently provided reliable, trustworthy, and expert property management services to our clients in Roanoke, Virginia.

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Strong work ethic

Dynamic and agile team

Ability to adapt with ease

40 years of experience in real estate and legal

Committed to client satisfaction

Efficient processes

Complete transparency

24x7 Availability

Specialists in residential property investment, management, and sales

Professional and responsive

Happy Clients

Years of Experience

Real Estate Experts


Vacancy Rate

About Us

Property Management and Leasing Since 2012

Our journey started in 2012 when the father-son duo, Greene Lawson Jr. and Rob Lawson, incorporated Lawson Realty Group LLC.

Starting with 80 properties and a skeletal crew, we quickly doubled our client roster in just two years and added new members to the team. From then onwards, it has been a consistent rise to the top, to become the leading property management services company in Roanoke, Virginia.

Today, we have a team of 7 people who come from diverse educational backgrounds and professional experiences, together creating a strong, reliable, and highly skilled group of real estate specialists.

We are proud to say that we have worked with over 300 investors and homeowners in Roanoke, managing properties with a degree of professionalism and care that is highly appreciated by our clients.


Our Team

Rob Lawson

Rob Lawson

Lawson Realty Group, LLC
Office: 540-345-9141
Direct: 540-400-8745

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Rob Lawson is a Roanoke native with an extensive background in both real estate and the law. Prior to attending college, he started a successful residential property maintenance business which provided a solid foundation for continued learning in the field. When the opportunity to attend college came his way, he took advantage of it and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.
After graduation, he began work at Waldvogel, Poe, and Cronk as the commercial sales and leasing assistant to the then president of the National Association of REALTORS©, Dennis Cronk. Eventually he took on the role of Director of Property Services, where he ran the commercial and residential property management divisions.

In 2003, Rob left the firm to earn his Juris Doctorate and is now a licensed attorney in Virginia, North Carolina, and the District of Columbia. After practicing law for six years, he and his Dad, Greene Lawson, began brainstorming on joining forces in the residential property management business. In 2012, Rob and Greene Lawson, formed Lawson Realty Group, LLC.


Jason Jones

Property Manager
Office: 540-345-9141
Direct: 540-682-5954

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Jason Jones passed the Virginia Real Estate Salesperson Exam in November 2019 and joined Lawson Realty Group, LLC as an agent shortly thereafter, in February 2020. He began property management training under the tutelage of Will Bruton and Rob Lawson, learning the finer points of communicating and working as the liaison between tenants, owners, and vendors to achieve mutually beneficial results.

Since joining the LRG team, Jason has started working in accordance with owners, tenants, and vendors in the leasing, maintenance, and operations of the properties in his portfolio. Additionally, he is well versed in utilizing software applications and online marketing tools to enhance all aspects in the overall management of listing and maintaining investment properties. Having started a career in real estate on the cusp of the devastation of COVID-19 and the resulting quarantine, he has adapted to working remotely from a fully equipped at-home office, while adhering to company policies when visiting properties, allowing for the careful upkeep of all properties and all lines of communication during these unprecedented times.

Jason holds degrees from Roanoke College and Florida International University. He is native to the area, lives in Cave Spring, and maintains a high working knowledge and competency in the information, news, and developments pertaining to local markets and networks affecting real estate holdings in the Roanoke Valley. You can contact Jason via email at


Savannah Thacker

Office Manager
Office: 540-345-9141
Direct: 540-491-9835

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Savannah Thacker joined the team here at Lawson Realty Group, LLC in the summer of 2021. She has thorough knowledge in the field of property management having worked in both South Carolina and Virginia for almost four years. Her specialties include, but are not limited to tenant retention and relations, marketing, and application processing.

She obtained her Associate’s degree in Paralegal Studies in the fall of 2020. She possesses knowledge in different aspects of law-related studies that pertain to Real Estate. Through her years in the service industry, she has attended yearly Fair Housing Seminars to stay relevant on new developments in the FHA. She also enjoys staying up to date on pertinent real estate and property management changes that occur nationwide.

Savannah is striving to divulge further into her career with us by learning more about finances, planning, and administrative functions.


Greene Lawson

Lawson Realty Group, LLC
Office: 540-345-9141

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Greene has been professionally involved in real estate since 1990. He began in sales and quickly became one of the area’s most successful REALTORS®. In 1992 he purchased his first residential investment property and has grown his portfolio substantially. While he continued in sales, word of mouth regarding his success in property management began to spread and in 1997 he began managing property for area investors.

In 2012, he and his son combined forces and collectively started Lawson Realty Group, LLC. Greene maintains an active role in real estate community and in the business.


Austin Jones

Service Coordinator
Office: 540-682-8599


Maintenance Team

From left to right:

Michael Budzevski
Benjamin Sanders
Austin Jones

About Us

Our Journey

2021: To better serve our clients, Lawson restructures and creates a hybrid management system, with an executive property manager, an assistant property manager, and a property administrator for each property. Additionally, we have a licensed full-time maintenance manager.

2020: The world slows as the pandemic sets in, Lawson, its clients, and tenants fair well, all things considered

2016 through 2019: Growth continues and Lawson brings on an additional property manager and two more full time maintenance technicians

2015: Lawson creates and fills a full time administrative position

2014: Lawson Realty Group hires its first full time maintenance employee

2013: Lawson Realty Group reaches over 200 units managed and hires its first property manager

2012: Lawson Realty Group, LLC starts doing business

2011: Greene and Rob begin laying the groundwork for Lawson Realty Group, LLC

2010: Greene and Rob begin the brainstorming process

2003: Rob leaves Waldvogel, Poe & Cronk Real Estate Group to attend law school and sharpen his skills in the courtroom, an experience that has strengthened his foundation as a REALTOR®

2002: Greene starts, a web site dedicated to connecting the supply and demand of rental housing in the Roanoke area

2001: Rob becomes the Director of Property Services at Waldvogel, Poe & Cronk, overseeing the residential and commercial property management divisions

1999: Rob takes a position at Waldvogel, Poe & Cronk assisting Dennis Cronk (then President-Elect of the National Association of REALTORS®), in real estate sales and leasing

1998: Rob completes his internship at Waldvogel, Poe & Cronk Real Estate Group during his last year of college

1997: Greene begins to manage residential real estate investments for other area investors; forms Realty Management, LLC

1994: Word of Greene’s superior property management services spreads

1993: Greene’s success in real estate brokerage and investments continues to grow

1992: Greene begins investing in residential real estate

1990: Greene enters the real estate profession and quickly becomes one of the area’s most successful REALTORS®

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3241 Electric Road, Suite 1B
Roanoke, VA 24018


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