Danville-Based Real Estate Brokerage Joins Weichert®National Franchise Network

— Evan Roeser

DANVILLE, Ind. / April 18, 2024 – Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. is pleased to announce that Weichert, Realtors® – Lawson & Co. has joined its national franchise system. The company becomes the 15th Weichert® affiliated office in the state of Indiana.

One of Central Indiana’s premier real estate brokerages, Weichert, Realtors® – Lawson & Co. is owned and operated by Jack and Brandon Lawson, a father-son duo whose company has been serving the greater Indianapolis community since 1973.

“We are very excited to be part of the Weichert family,” said Brandon Lawson. “When looking at franchising opportunities, the industry-leading technology, tools, and systems offered by Weichert were a big reason we made the decision to join their system. These resources will help our team better serve our clients and provide exceptional customer service.”

As part of the Weichert franchise network, the team at Weichert, Realtors® – Lawson & Co. has access to in-depth training programs, the latest technology, and the most powerful sales and marketing tools in the industry to help provide their clients with superior real estate service.

Jack Lawson graduated from Purdue University back in 1970, and opened his own brokerage three years later, which began as Jack Lawson Realtors, Inc. and was later renamed Lawson & Co. Jack has also been a licensed auctioneer since 1964 and a real estate appraiser since 1973. He currently serves on the board of the Indiana Auctioneer Commission and is past president of the Hendricks County Board of REALTORS®. His exceptional work in the industry earned him the REALTOR® of the Year Award from the Hendricks County Board of REALTORS® in 1979.

Jack’s son, Brandon, was born and raised in Danville. A licensed REALTOR® and auctioneer since 1993, Brandon has learned the real estate business and developed his prowess over the past three decades by working alongside his father. Together, Jack and Brandon have grown their business into a highly successful brokerage built around exceptional customer service. They provide residential, agricultural, and commercial real estate services, as well as auction marketing of real estate and personal property, real estate and personal property appraisals, and farm management services.

Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. President Bill Scavone was pleased to welcome the newest affiliate. “I am thrilled to welcome our new friends at Weichert, Realtors® – Lawson & Co. and their clients to the Weichert family. Their office has a reputation for great customer service, and they are very highly regarded in Indiana. They also share our client-first philosophy and are rooted in the region they serve.”

Weichert, Realtors® – Lawson & Co. is an independently owned and operated Weichert affiliate. The office serves Hendricks County and surrounding areas.

For more information about Weichert, Realtors® – Lawson & Co., located at 1280 E Main St. in Danville, call 317-745-6404 or visit

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 About Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc.: Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. is a top real estate franchisor established in 2001 by Jim Weichert, president, chairman and CEO of Weichert Companies, which has been in operation since 1969. The company provides a clearly defined business model for operating, managing, and marketing a real estate brokerage, along with industry-leading technology, marketing tools, and support. Its first affiliate opened in 2002, and the franchise network has since grown to over 360 offices, serving markets in over 40 states. The company has been named one of the top traditional residential real estate franchises by Entrepreneur magazine for 20 straight years and identified by Franchise Business Review as a top franchise for owner satisfaction nine years in a row. For more information about Weichert, visit For more information about franchise opportunities, visit

 Each Weichert® franchised office is independently owned and operated.

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