About Us

About Us

About Coldwell Banker McMahan Company

Coldwell Banker McMahan Company is a proud full service real estate brokerage firm active in all phases of the real estate industry – residential, commercial, auction and development.  We operate regionally over 168 miles, concentrating in two major service areas – Louisville, Kentucky area and surrounding communities including Southern Indiana and Elizabethtown and the Lexington, Kentucky area and surrounding communities.

 In 1948, Arvel E McMahan and his father opened E.M. McMahan and Sons General Contracting.  They expanded to the Real Estate market in Oldham County, Kentucky during 1953, and have been a dominant force in the development, building and brokerage segments of the real estate business continuously since that time.  Arvel J (Jerry) McMahan,  a life long resident of Oldham County and third generation, because licensed in 1968 after graduation from Tennessee Tech University and joined his father, Arvel, in the firm during 1972, becoming a Broker in 1975.  Since that time, the firm has experienced strong growth in all phases of the real estate industry.  Most significant growth came following their affiliation with Coldwell Banker Real Estate Corporation in 1991.

Reflecting the national strength and reputation of the parent firm, Coldwell Banker McMahan Company now consists of nine (9) offices located in Crestwood, East Louisville, South Louisville, Lexington, Winchester, Elizabethtown, Southern Indiana, Georgetown and Richmond.  Sales associates and staff comprise over 200 individuals throughout the company.  All sales associates are Realtors and members of the National, Kentucky and /or Indiana Associations of Realtors in addition to their local Boards/Associations.  This was accomplished through mergers of quality companies into the McMahan group and the opening of additional office locations.


Servicing approximately 2,000 real estate transactions annually, Coldwell Banker McMahan has earned many prestigious awards and recognition.  The firm has consistently held the mark of #1 Coldwell Banker affiliated company in the state of Kentucky since 1992 and among the top 40 companies in the Coldwell Banker system (approximately 1100 affiliated companies throughout the US).  In 2018, Coldwell Banker McMahan was recognized as having 2 of the #1 offices in the state of Kentucky based upon size as measured by number of sales associates.