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Why Choose the Gene Arant Team? 

We work together. Each of us with a specific job, to ensure that you receive the very best service possible. Each of us has a different background with key strengths that when combined, makes us more effective. We work as a team to share our knowledge and experience with you. Our goal is to provide you the best experience possible when purchasing or selling your home.

REALTOR® 
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I moved to Austin at the age of ten and never left. I grew up near the Lake Travis area and am proud to call Austin my home. I began my career in real estate after my wife and I purchased our first home together. After that first transaction, I realized that I have a passion for real estate, and ... Read More


REALTOR® | Business Development
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I was born a proud American, however had the opportunity to grow up in Germany and experience lots of wonderful places to live. I do admit, after moving to Austin, it didn’t take long to know that I was home. Shortly thereafter I was blessed to meet Gene and we started our lives together and ... Read More


Melanie Wilder
Director of Operations
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I am a native to Austin and a graduate of Concordia University, where I earned a Bachelor of Arts in Behavioral Science.  I have a passion for developing high performing teams as well as creating processes that enhance... ... Read More


REALTOR® | Listing Specialist
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As a native Texan, I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Management from Sam Houston State University. While I enjoyed living in Houston, the scenic hill country of Austin drew me in. I love that here, you can enjoy the best of many worlds - a vibrant music scene, a healthy outdoor community, a ... Read More


REALTOR® | Buyer Specialist
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Hello! My name is Mandi, and I am a Buyer Specialist for the Gene Arant Team. My mission is to ensure that from the time you decide to buy a home, through the day of closing, you have a smooth, enjoyable experience. I am dedicated to living up... Read More


REALTOR® 
(512) 261-1000

Like many Californians, I have “seen the light” and moved to Texas. Before settling in Austin, I lived in Dallas just long enough to learn how to do big hair. While I’m happy to add that skill to my resume, I find that being outgoing, funny, honest and encouraging are attributes that best support my career in real estate ... Read More


Toia Wright
REALTOR® | Closing Coordinator
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Feel free to call me the “trail blazing pioneer” of Californians, or you can just call me Toia; your preference. I made the move to Austin long before it became the trending thing to do. As your Contract to Close Specialist, I work behind the scenes to ensure your experience is... Read More


Shelley McCannon
Bookkeeper 
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My name is Shelley and I’ve been with the Gene Arant Team for 17 years.  I keep the company running behind the scenes, as the “numbers girl”. As a West Texan, I am a proud Texas A&M graduate where I received a degree in Accounting. I love taking care of the team and its business... Read More


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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Why You Should Consider Selling in the Winter

The season you sell your home can have an impact on how much you get for your home and how quickly it sells. The season that has the most success in selling homes is spring. This is a good time of year for families moving to new school districts ...  Read More

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Is Getting a Home Mortgage Still Too Difficult?

Potential homebuyers are always cautioned to be aware of mortgage lending standards and the difficulty they might face when trying to obtain a mortgage. Credit availability is expanding, making it easier to get a mortgage now than it was a year ago....  Read More