After obtaining my real estate licenses in 1977, I began my real estate career with Allied Group Realty, for 2 years then changed to ERA Realty. After working at ERA for about 3 years, I went to Better Homes and Gardens for another 3 years. Then I decided to make a change to Century 21. Working with the Century 21 franchise for 14 years was a great success, Then in July 2002, our company switched to the Re/Max family. Which is where I am currently licensed. We are the largest and most productive real estate office in Texarkana, U.S.A. I feel that I have a through working knowledge with all of the real estate networks and have gained a vast personal experience since I began in 1977.
During my career I received my Graduate, REALTORS Institute (GRI) designation in 1978, and the Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) degree in 1982. Member of the Texarkana Board of Realtors since 1977, Member of the National Association of Realtors, Member of the Texas Association of Realtors, Member of the Arkansas Realtors Association, and a life member of the Arkansas Multi-Million Dollar Club. Served as Chairman of the Public Relations Committee for the Texarkana Board of Realtors in 1996 and 1997. Served as Membership Chairman in 2005,2006 and 2007. Co-Chairman of the Special Olympics Committe 2003 – 2004.
During my 14 years with Century 21, I was a member of the Blackjack Club (Top 21 agents in the state ), Masters Agents Club (Top 3% of agents), Diamond Level Award Winner, Centurion Agent from 1997-2001 ($5 Million Dollar Producer minimum ), Inducted into the Arkansas Hall of Fame in 2001, ( You have to be a Centurion Agent for 5 consective years for this ). The only man in this elite group of 6 agents to ever qualify for this award.
Since joining Re/Max in 2002, I have achieved the 100% Club Award each year, since 2001. I have been a Diamond Level Agent since 1999 ( more than 7 Million Dollars volume ) each year.
In 2008, I was awarded the Re/Max Hall of Fame Award that honors highly successful real estate agents within the nationwide Re/Max network. Hall of Fame Lifetime Earnings Award in 2008.
In 2009, I completed courses and obtain the designation of Accredited Buyers Representative ( ABR ). Also in 2009 I was awarded and placed in the Vanguard Council Top 20 Agents.
In 2010, I was listed as being in the TOP 250 agents in Texas for total sales and listing production by the end of June, 2010. Achieved Diamond Level Agent Award ( Over $7 Million Dollar Sales Award )
My customers mean everything to me and they are the reason for my success.
In 2011 I served as Treasure and Budget and Finance Chairman of the Texarkana Board of Realtors.
2012 I serve as President Elect of the Texarkana Board of Realtors.
President of The Texarkana Board of Realtors for 2013.
For 2014 I was listed again as being in the TOP 250 agents in Texas for total sales and listings production by the end of June 2014.
2014 REALTOR OF THE YEAR of the TEXARKANA BOARD OF REALTORS.