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Texas Realtors have created an opportunity to achieve a Commercial Specialist designation. This designation is an intensive set of courses to equip the agent who desires to practice in the commercial arena with the skills and knowledge to help them excel. The 3-modules are comprised of 12 full da...
I know the picture is a bit grainy but let me tell you the back story of this photo. This is me when I was 18 years old and meeting my grandmother, Ruth Annie for the very first time. This is a truly amazing story that still resonates all these years later.At the end of my senior year in high sch...
Many of you may not know that I have a passion for teaching the Word of God. On Sunday evenings, I teach EXHALE Bible Discovery. Each year, we take on a new book or books of the Bible and study verse-by-verse, chapter-by-chapter. In this manner, we dig deeper into the history, original meaning of...
Today I am focusing our series, Slab to Shingles on a very important topic–communication with your builder. As we all know, understanding how we communicate is essential. And, when building a home, it will be critical to establish how and when you will communicate with your builder.We all know th...
Our community faced more tragedies as we lost two more precious teenage students to suicide. I cannot even imagine what those parents are going through. Whenever this happens, teachers, co-workers, siblings, parents, friends, and family all face the reality of life without them. When I taught hig...
The Granbury Chamber of Commerce along with the Granbury Independent School district are partnering for a really unique opportunity. All of our 5th-grade students have the opportunity to participate in this event on May 20th. The students will learn valuable entrepreneurial skills as they plan, p...
Today was the annual Lake Granbury Master Gardener's Annual Plant Sale. The gates opened at promptly 8 a.m. and the line was huge! I arrived at 7:30 and was still fairly far back in the line. These people are serious about their plants!But, it was all for a great cause and those of us in line enj...
A large swath of Texas will be able to experience a total eclipse on April 8, 2024. My little neck of the woods, Granbury, Texas will be directly in the path. People are making their reservations a year in advance in order to be able to be a part of this.Take a moment to watch this video of the e...
We often hear about seeing the "big picture". Although this can be a good thing in many situations, sometimes we simply need to narrow our focus. So when is it a good time to pinpoint your focus?DEADLINES to meet will definitely cause you to narrow your focus. There is nothing like an impending d...
There are many differences between residential and commercial real estate. A large part of our code of ethics dictates that agents are competent in whatever area of business they choose to practice. Understanding the terminology, and market trends is essential.Commercial real estate has many alph...

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