Kenny Slaught is the founder and president of Investec Real Estate Companies, a prestigious real estate management firm located in Santa Barbara, California. After graduating from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a bachelor’s degree in business and economics, Kenny Slaught earned his California Real Estate Broker’s license and founded Investec in 1983. Since then, the company has grown to include more than 3 million square feet of coastal California apartment, office, retail, and self-storage properties.
Under the leadership of Kenneth Slaught, Investec currently employs 40 individuals and oversees more than $1 billion in real estate assets throughout Southern California. Accredited by the Institute of Real Estate Management and a longtime member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, the company also belongs to the Santa Barbara Rental Property Association and is listed in the Better Business Bureau of Tri Counties. Currently, Investec stands as the largest real estate management company in Santa Barbara.
For more than 25 years, Kenny Slaught has held leadership positions in nonprofit organizations in Santa Barbara and beyond. He is a board member at the Storyteller Children’s Center, a charitable organization dedicated to improving quality of life for children experiencing homelessness. He has also spent the better part of 20 years on the board of the Dream Foundation, which fulfills final wishes for adults with terminal illnesses. A member of the UCSB Foundation board of trustees, Kenny Slaught formerly served on the board of the Santa Barbara Hospice Foundation.
In his free time, Kenny Slaught enjoys playing basketball, and hiking in the mountains.
- Kenny Slaught Notes Cause For Increased Real Estate Profitiability In California - After less than a decade in the market, crowdfunding boosted over 150 startups nationwide, largely specializing in real estate. Today, nearly 7% of the U.S population is an accredited investor, and in a dense setting like Southern California, this number is 20%. Software platforms, such as CrowdEngine, RealtyShares, CrowdForce, and more, make it possible to … More Kenny Slaught Notes Cause For Increased Real Estate Profitiability In California
- Kenny Slaught – Accredited Investors Abundant In California - Kenny Slaught notes that new intuitive software and mobile applications give investors and builders a greater selection of lending and borrowing opportunities across a variety of real estate asset classes and geographies. The crowdfunding or peer-to-peer lending services in California emerged after the adoption of the Jumpstart Our Business Startup (JOBS) Act in 2012, which … More Kenny Slaught – Accredited Investors Abundant In California
- Kenny Slaught Celebrates Rich Building Design In Santa Barbara - Some of the most eminent Santa Barbara buildings include the centuries old Hotel Virginia, El Pueblo Viejo district in historic downtown and the two pink towers of the Old Mission, which hosts retreats and festivals. Kenny Slaught has explained that the brightly colored tiles of the County Courthouse houses perfect murals and other striking attributes, … More Kenny Slaught Celebrates Rich Building Design In Santa Barbara
- Kenny Slaught On Santa Barbara And Its Natural Charm - Building the natural charm of this region began way back in 1925, as city planners enacted development controls to prevent demotion of Spanish Colonial architecture, making this the first city in the United States to proactively think about the importance of many historic buildings. Controls were enacted and guidelines were thought up to preserve the … More Kenny Slaught On Santa Barbara And Its Natural Charm
- Kenny Slaught – Hoover Dam Is Nation’s Most Important Feat - The wall of the dam boasts an engines room complete with 17 generators that produce all the power. 16 of them are large generators while two smaller ones work as a single generator, used to provide hydroelectric energy to surrounding minicipalities. Kenny Slaught notes that the power generated from the dam is allocated across 15 … More Kenny Slaught – Hoover Dam Is Nation’s Most Important Feat