South Padre Coastal Real Estate has a qualified Realtor® or Real Estate Agent ready to help you make the best decision about your property sale or purchase. We can assist you with rental, commercial or residential real estate expertise. Contact one of our agents today.

Jacqueline Bell

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Jacqueline Bell has been an active Real Estate Agent in Texas since 2001.  Her 14 years of hands on knowledge of the Real Estate Industry includes 10 years of conducting Real Estate transactions in South Padre Island, Port Isabel, Laguna Vista and Bayview, all commonly known as the Laguna Madre Area.  Prior, Jacqueline began her Real Estate career in Brownsville, Texas.  Jacqueline’s well rounded experience includes primary residential homes, second homes, investment homes and commercial properties.  Jacqueline is also fluent in both Spanish and English, which is a must for this area of the country as many properties are owned and purchased by people who speak Spanish.  This knowledge serves to make any Real Estate transaction flow with ease and success. 


Jacqueline is eager to exercise her knowledge of Real Estate with Buyers and Sellers that endeavor to hire an honest, “straight shooting” Agent that will protect the needs of her customers and ALWAYS abide by ethical business practices.  So, if you are looking for a strong, knowledgeable business partner to guide you through your sale or help you through all facets of the purchasing experience (including guidance regarding lenders, appraisers, inspectors, etc.), give Jacqueline Bell a call.  With Jacqueline on your team, you can leave the “heavy lifting” of Real Estate transactions with a person you can trust.

(956) 551-5588


Leilani Mata

 Leilani Marie Mata is a licensed Real Estate Agent at South Padre Coastal Real Estate, Inc. and is a member of the South Padre Island Board of Realtors. Leilani was born and raised in the lower Rio Grande Valley. She is a college graduate from the University of Texas at Brownsville. She has worked in the Real Estate industry since 2013. Leilani is hard working, determined, and energetic. She is very familiar with the Laguna Madre area including Bayview, Laguna Vista, Laguna Heights, Port Isabel, South Padre Island, and other Cameron County areas. Leilani speaks Spanish. Leilani is ambitious and ready to work with Buyers and Sellers and will always work her hardest for the best interest of her client.


Contact Leilani
(956) 408-0203


Leah Gay Roustan

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Leah Gay is a licensed real estate agent at South Padre Coastal Real Estate and is a member of the South Padre Island Board of Realtors. Leah can provide insight to buyers about the South Padre Island, Port Isabel, Laguna Vista and Bayview communities. Leah is a native Texan, who moved to the South Padre Island Coast from Austin in 2005. Her love of the ocean, sailing, fishing and other beach activities drew her to the area. She has been working on South Padre Island for 9 years, and has 4 years experience in the short term vacation rentals. She is a friendly, outgoing person and has a real go-getter attitude. Leah is also fluent in spanish. Let Leah know how she can help you find your perfect investment property, retirement home, development site, second home, or vacation getaway.

Contact Leah
(512) 762-9040



Jay Carlsen

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John S Carlsen (Jay)  the Broker for South Padre Coastal Real Estate, Inc. 

"I have been in the Real Estate business since 1982.  I started in Colorado Springs, Colorado investing in properties for myself both residential and commercial. I also bought and sold property in Loveland, Colorado and Fort Collins Colorado. In 1994 I became a Broker in Loveland, Colorado and specialized in Commercial property and land sales in Red Stone Canyon. Also in 1994 I started investing in property on South Padre Island and in 1995 I moved to the Island. After moving to the island in 1995 I opened a Real Estate and Rental company the beginning of South Padre Coastal Real Estate was born."

(956) 592-8619


Selina Macaulay


Selina was born and raised in Brownsville,Texas and has lived in the Laguna Madre area most of her life. After graduating from St. Joseph Academy in Brownsville she earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree at the University of Houston in 1987. The following year Selina moved back to the valley and began her own business, a successful sales and service company targeting the water treatment industry in Texas and Mexico. After 17 years as CEO, Selina joined the South Padre Coastal Real Estate team.

Contact Selina

 (956) 572-0376