Rivard Realty Office

Experience Matters

With an extensive understanding of our local real estate market, our team of experienced professionals are ready to assist you.

Please take a moment to get familiar with our team members. We would love to be your Emerald Coast real estate experts!


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Our Valuable Team Members

Richard Veldman
Richard VeldmanOwner / Broker
Richard has resided in Florida since 1984 and has been a Florida Real Estate Broker for 29 years. He is active in the Emerald Coast Association of Realtors and chairs the Professional Standards Committee. Richard resides with his wife, Nancy in Sandestin.

To get in touch with Richard, call him at
850-585-5833 or via email at:

Justin Knowles
Justin KnowlesSales Agent
Justin was born and raised on Florida’s Emerald Coast and attended Auburn University where he graduated with a Political Science degree in 2009. He acquired his Real Estate license at the age of 24 and has learned his hometown area meticulously since that time.

To get in touch with Justin, call him at
850-685-7850 or via email at:

Chris Jayne
Chris JayneSales Agent
Chris was born and raised in Michigan, but has lived on the Emerald Coast since 2001. As a property & casualty insurance agent he has a unique advantage over many Realtors. His expertise and extensive knowledge of insurance and construction will be very advantageous for clients that are looking to buy or sell. Chris is currently studying pharmacy at NWFSC. He and his wife Rebecca are foster parents and currently reside in Santa Rosa Beach.

To get in touch with Chris, call him at
850-855-7623 or via email at:

Andrew Hudson
Andrew HudsonSales Agent

To get in touch with Andrew, call him at
850-699-5266 or via email at:

Van Butler III
Van Butler IIISales Agent
To get in touch with Van, call him at
850-543-9848 or via email at:
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