About us ..........

J&M Homes, LLC.

J & M Homes, LLC is a family business owned and operated by Joe Brown and his wife Marcia Brown for the past 40 years.  Joe is a retired Ball State faculty member, and Marcia is a retired real estate broker with Coldwell Banker Lundsford here in Muncie.  As a Professor of Marketing, Joe taught marketing classes for 39 years at Ball State.  He also served as Chair of the Department of Marketing and Management, and Director of the Bureau of Business Research.  Marcia began her career in real estate here in Muncie in 1972 prior to being an elementary teacher in Columbus, Ohio.  She is a past President of the Muncie Board of Realtors and a past President of the Indiana Association of Women Realtors.

Our goal at J&M Homes is to provide students of Ball State the best possible, well-maintained houses PLUS build and maintain a strong bond of trust with our tenants.  As such you can expect from us .....

  • A very clean, safe and well-maintained house and property.
  • Immediately respond to telephone calls regarding problems or other issues.
  • Make any needed repairs in a very reasonable time frame by Joe or our Muncie-based maintenance coordinator.
  • Always maintain a very friendly and courteous attitude toward our future and current tenants.

In regard to our high standards as landlords, we expect our tenants to show the same respect. Expectations of our tenants are .....

  • Immediately contact us concerning any problems with the house.
  • Keep the house in a safe and clean condition.
  • Return our telephone calls in a reasonable time.
  • Avoid having parties that can cause damage to the house or presence of police

Thank you again for your interest in our houses for rent near Ball State.  We hope to be hearing from you.


Joe & Marcia Brown