Austin Texas Real Estate Blog

The Making of An Agent


Buying or selling a home, whom do you choose to help? There are plenty of local real estate agents in the Austin area and depending on the firm they represent, each agent is trained differently. Even agents within the same firm have their own methods of serving clients which leads us to the question, “does an agent’s brokerage company matter?”

Of course at the Gene Arant Team, we think that it does.  Working with an agent that focuses on and supports your real estate needs is a defining variable, yet isn’t the team that supports your agent an important factor to consider?

20 Years in the Making

When Gene and I began our real estate career over 20 years ago, we had a plethora of real estate firms in which to partner.  We did our research to determine whose business philosophy closely matched our own guiding principles. We interviewed multiple companies, read many contracts and in the end, the answer was right in...