Jansen was raised in Uptown, New Orleans. A Jesuit and LSU grad, Jansen has a deep appreciation of his hometown. He prides himself on his vast knowledge of the City, unrivaled work ethic, and honest approach.
Before joining French Quarter Realty, Jansen worked in football for seven years. In 2018, Jansen was recognized by ESPN.com on “College Football’s 40 Under 40” list. You can expect Jansen to provide the same loyalty and attention to detail, which made him a standout in the competitive world of college football. Jansen gets his “football fix” these days from co-hosting a Saints Podcast.
Petagna was awarded with the "Rising Star Award" in the summer of 2021 from the New Orleans Metropolitan Association of REALTORS. In his first calednar year in the real estate profession, Jansen sold over $14.5 Million of properties. In addition to the Rising Star Award, Petagna also took home the honor of the top producer at French Quarter Realty for the 2020-2021 year.