Joel is a Birmingham native and award-winning agent with years of experience assisting Residential Buyers, Sellers and Investors in popular Birmingham-Metro areas including Hoover, Homewood, Vestavia, Mountain Brook, Shelby County and the Highway 280 corridor. He is also a Qualified Relocation Agent with his company and with national relocation agency Agentology.

Many agents claim to be marketing experts, but Joel delivers results. With a unique background in advertising, customer service and technology, he has a powerful skillset and refined online and offline strategies that will sell your home! 

For a free consultation with Joel, click on the email or phone icon. You can also view a sample of his client testimonials on this page.


  • Auburn University, University of Montevallo, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham School of Law


  • Advertising Advantage (1992-1996)
  • Vitalworks Software (1996-1998)
  • RealtySouth (1998-2002)
  • Law Office of Joel Watson (2002-2015)
  • LAH Real Estate (2016-Present)


  • Birmingham Area MLS
  • Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Birmingham Association of Realtors
  • Alabama Association of Realtors
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Licensed Realtor, State of Alabama


  • Steel City Men’s Chorus - Volunteer Member
  • Shambhala Meditation Center - Volunteer Member
  • C-3 Sangha (Caring, Conscious, Community) - Volunteer Member