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Jim Walter

Jim Walter
Owner & Broker
Jim Walter is co-owner and Broker of Gold Key Realty & Auctions and has been in the real estate and auction business since 1976. Jim opened the Gold Key Realty office in Feb. of 2013 in Box Elder, SD.

Having been born and raised on a small ranch in Node, Niobrara County, Wyoming, Jim understands the ranch and lifestyle. So, when any South Dakota ranches for sale, pop up on our local MLS Jim checks them out right away!

His work history includes many years with, what was formerly known as, the 1st National Bank of the Black Hills, as an agricultural loan officer. But In 1976 Jim chose to enter the real estate industry opening his first real estate office & auction service in Hot Springs, SD. Jim's passion for the auction business becomes that of volunteer auctioneer anytime a benefit auction is needed!

Jim loves his family, especially his 3 grandkids who lovingly call him "Pa". His love for critters brought about his favorite office cat "Buddy" and all the others at home. Jim enjoys playing a round of golf now and then, fishing when the chance arises, camping and just spending quiet time on the deck with a cold beer.

With an enthusiasm for community involvement, Jim presently serves as a Director for Storybook Island, in Rapid City, SD, serves as an active Rotarian, life member of the ELKS Club and is involved with the local Chamber of Commerce in Box Elder, SD and the Foothills Chamber of Commerce in Piedmont, SD.

Jim's 40+ years of experience in sales, banking and real estate will bring piece of mind to his clients who are looking for maturity and knowledge in the Realtor they choose and if you want a good joke now and then to make you laugh. And do not forget, if a quick real property sale is what you need...talk to Jim about an auction... he knows it very well!

SD land for sale is Jim's specialty, call him today!