Experienced Realtors on Your Side

Extensive Insight on the Greater Dayton Area

Long Standing Industry Relationships

We represent you as if you were a part of our family.

Kelly comes to the James Group after several years in administration at the international headquarters of Athletes in Action. She specializes in communicating with our clients to make sure the process of buying or selling a home is as smooth as possible. Kelly works extremely hard behind the scenes and is vital to our operation every step of the way.  

When you buy or sell a home with us, you'll work closely with Kelly, and you'll be glad that you did! She takes wonderful care of our clients.  

Kelly and her husband Bryan reside in Beavercreek Township with their three kids.  

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Kelly Mangin

In just a few short years, Britt has established herself as one of the go-to real estate agents in the South Dayton market. 
While working hard to connect her clients with great homes, Britt’s passion for the real estate business shines through. She is an experienced home remodeler and brings her knowledge of renovations to each situation. 

Britt grew up in Centerville and currently lives in Springboro with her husband Matt (a Washington Township firefighter/ paramedic) and their three sons.


Brittain "Britt" Hood


- Chip James

Chip James

Born and raised right here in the Dayton area, I am a fifth-generation Daytonian. I am proud to call this rejuvenated city my home!
My family and I want to be part of Dayton’s continued growth and strive to positively impact our communities through real estate.
I have been a realtor since 2007 and am a proud past recipient of the Dayton Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40 List.
Looking forward to talking!

My goal is to simplify the real estate process for my clients.

Bigger isn’t always better for real estate groups. Our tight-knit team gives you direct access to Chip and Britt, not a stand-in. We build a relationship with you because we’re serving you. Think of us as your boutique real estate partner.


We are here to improve our clients’ lives by simplifying the process of selling their house and moving into the right home.

You deserve to have an expert on your side so the process is hassle-free and you are confident you made the right decision. When you experience joy through real estate, we’ve achieved our goal.

We help you get there with ease.

Your new chapter awaits.

A Helping Hand to Our Heros

Military and First Responder Discount

For your commitment to the safety of our communities, we offer discounted service for EMTs, Firefighters, Police, and military personnel. You might not want the recognition, but that’s what makes you even more deserving. Thank you!

We also have a network of vendors that offer discounts on financing, moving, general contractors, and more. Reach out to learn more.


We simplify real estate so you can focus on the excitement of life’s next chapter