Broker, CRS, RFC, GRI, ABR, SFR, CDPE, e-PRO
Michael helps people understand the tax advantages, financing alternatives, and investment aspects of homeownership and why now is an incredible time to buy!
An accomplished Realtor with a proven track record since 1987, Michael has been recognized as a leader in the real estate industry. Years as company Top Producer and award winner, he consistently displays his service-oriented attitude! Due to his vast experience as a Realtor and Broker, Michael is a trustworthy source of information for both buyers and sellers.
Michael has been a consistent top producer in his real estate career and received numerous honors including the prestigious “RE/MAX Lifetime Achievement Award” in 2005, RE/MAX Platinum Club, 100% Club, Presidents Award as well as Top Producing Team and Hall of Fame awards. Michael has been one of the Top 5 Realtors in Collin county for units closed since 2001 and named the number 1 Realtor® for units closed in 2002!
Voted Best Realtor® in Dallas by D Magazine in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011.
Michael is involved in many aspects of the real estate business and is highly regarded by is peers and local builders. He understands the importance of making a sound investment and is thoroughly informed of the current market. Whether you are a homeowner or a real estate investor looking for a new home, pre-owned, bank or government foreclosure, a single family residence, apartment complex or a commercial building, Michael has the resources for you to make a wise and profitable decision with your real estate purchases!
In addition, many homebuyers and sellers have noted that Michael is a True Professional, full of energy and enthusiasm. His outstanding achievements can be attributed to two simple facts: Michael cares and thrives on helping his clients achieve their goals, and he doesn't mind working hard to accomplish them. Combine that with his high standards of excellence and ethics, and you can be certain that you will be treated fairly and professionally, and enjoy a successful transaction.
Michael has been featured in The Real Estate Executive magazine and the USA Today newspaper as a leader making a difference in our community. So, why work with anyone else when you can work with the best! One of the largest investments you will make in your lifetime is buying or selling a home. An investment this big requires the services of an experienced and competent Broker who cares to stay educated with the credentials to prove it.
A strong advocate of advanced education for Realtors, Michael has also received his CRS, RFC, CDPE, GRI, SFR, ABR, and e-PRO designations. Over the past 23 years Michael has spent the time and money to invest in his knowledge with hundreds of real estate courses keeping up with the ever changing market trends and laws to assure his clients are getting the best representation. Below are the most coveted and nationally recognized real estate designations that has been awarded to Michael.
CRS - Certified Residential Specialist, a designation awarded by the Council of Residential Specialists. The CRS is a nationally-recognized designation. REALTORS' with the CRS are acknowledged for advanced study in listing, selling, investment, taxes and a proven record of experience in applied residential marketing. The CRS designation is recognized as the highest professional designation awarded in the residential real estate industry. These CRS agents are listed in an exclusive national roster, which is distributed to over 18,000 top producers in the country.
RFC - Residential Finance Consultant
Designation to create a point of difference by specializing in something that affects 92% of transactions but avoided by most agents. Ability to help people understand the tax advantages, financing alternatives, and investment aspects of homeownership.
SFR - Short Sales And Foreclosure Resource Certification is the only distressed property certification for real estate professionals recognized & endorsed by the National Association of REALTORS'. The knowledge gained with this certification is of the highest standards to represent both buyers and sellers.
ABR - The Accredited Buyer Representative, designation is the benchmark of excellence in buyer representation. This coveted designation is awarded to real estate practitioners by the Real Estate BUYER'S AGENT Council (REBAC) of the National Association of REALTORS' who meet the specified educational and practical experience criteria.
CDPE - Certified Distressed Property Expert
Real estate professionals with the Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE) Designation have trained extensively to understand the options, solutions, and effective methods for dealing with homeowners facing hardships. Don't risk your financial future and the potential sale of your home with an agent who does not have all the solutions.