Abby Argo is an Austin-based realtor specializing in investment, house flipping, and rental properties. As a proud native Texan, Abby is intimately familiar with the Austin real estate landscape and lends her own personal experiences toward helping her clients find their dream home.
Abby has a background in wholesaling and provides invaluable advice and support to her clients on building networks, flipping homes, spotting and quickly analyzing deals, and maximizing rehabilitation budgets. On top of this, she is experienced in working with traditional homeowners looking to buy and sell.
Giving back to the community that raised her is something Abby values greatly. She serves on the non-profit boards for the Center for Child Protection as well as the Make-A-Wish Foundation in Central and South Texas.
Providing the highest level of service possible is very important to Abby. She has earned SFR certification and GRI designation in order to help better serve her clients.
When not working, Abby can be found traveling, wakesurfing on Lake Austin, or trying out all the new restaurants in town.
Active in the Austin real estate market since 1999, Alison Michels participated extensively in the exciting growth and unique markets including Downtown, Central Austin and the Western Hill Country, among several others.
Alison’s passion for real estate ignited while living and renovating downtown Chicago and was solidified in New York City during a 10-year Wall Street career. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst with an MBA in Finance, and has experience in new construction, renovation and real estate investing, in addition to buying and selling properties.
Alison is committed to assisting others to ensure their real estate experiences are enjoyable, stress-free and fun. She builds and maintains client relationships based on collaboration, creativity and communication.
Making a difference for people has been a lifelong pursuit in all areas of her life. Alison and her two teenage sons volunteer together within the community whenever possible. Leisure time is filled with a passion for travel, yoga, hiking the greenbelt with their rescue dog and just about anything with her boys, especially cooking or going to the movies.
Amy began her real estate career in 1992 in Lake Tahoe (back when MLS listings were in a book). She has been a licensed real estate agent in Nevada, Utah, and Texas where she has sold timeshares, done property management, and conduit lending. She’s been a commercial real estate loan officer, commercial real estate agent, as well as being a residential real estate agent. She’s found her happy place being a residential AND commercial real estate agent. She lived in California, Nevada, and Utah before moving to Central Texas to be closer to her family. She loves helping her clients in the way she’d want to be helped. Her wheelhouse is taking care of clients’ needs and repeatedly says, “I’m here for you!”
Amy is a mom to her 10-year-old son, Great Pyrenees, & Golden Retriever. She also enjoys gardening, reading, watching baseball, traveling, music, DIY projects and exploring more of the area. She has served as PTO President, MOMS Club of Layton President, and bazaar chairperson. She would love to do your homework!
Brenda Kay grew up in Round Rock, Texas. Having enjoyed a successful career in the medical field, Brenda and her husband moved to Georgetown, Texas in 1994 and started a family owned and operated business.
As a current, successful business owner for the past 23 years, Brenda offers a wide range of professional knowledge and business expertise.
With the last of three daughters graduating soon and the real estate market thriving, Brenda decided she wanted to use her business knowledge to help others.
Always having a strong passion for real estate and having built three houses of her own, Brenda decided to get her real estate license.
Brenda’s motto has always been that real estate is not just about finding someone a House to eat and sleep in…it’s about finding them a Home where they can enjoy family, friends, pets and make memories to last a lifetime.
Cathy is a people person that has enjoyed working with buyers and sellers since 2013. She and her Veteran, David, live in the Temple-Belton area of Central Texas, about an hour north of Austin along the IH-35 corridor.
Graduating from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor with a degree in nursing, Cathy had the opportunity to work with newborns and premature infants, as well as an Army wife volunteer in a variety of capacities. Before obtaining her REALTOR® license, she stood up a small consignment gift shop with the good people of Leesville, L.A., before returning to Texas.
Cathy considers it an honor to work in the real estate industry and her goal is to meet or exceed her client’s expectations throughout the process.
Charles has lived in Austin for 12 years and works primarily in Austin and the surrounding areas. Before becoming a realtor, he was a Video Game Developer, specifically a Character Technical Director. Charles enjoys traveling, snorkeling/scuba diving, motorcycles, and video games (of course). He is a pet lover and currently has 2 amazing cats at home. Charles is excited to help you find your next home!
Codi grew up in New Orleans, LA, but ended up living in Utah for 22 years where she attended high school and college. She then moved to Texas in 2008 and currently resides in Salado, TX.
Before becoming a realtor in 2020, Codi was a Dental Hygienist for 20 years! After dealing with teeth for so long, Codi decided she was ready for a change.
Codi has two amazing sons and recently welcomed 2 beautiful, identical twin granddaughters into the world. She has a rescue pitbull named Sushi and enjoys spending time with her friends, working out, drinking wine, and eating pizza (who doesn’t!).
Colleen Cruz believes in understanding your ultimate real estate goals. Taking the time to listen to your needs, and creating an effective and adaptable strategy that suits your goals specifically is what you can expect. Born and raised in California, Colleen made the move to Texas following graduation from California State University Los Angeles with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration in 2010.
As a professional that has fully acclimated to the laid-back Austin culture, Colleen knows the stresses of moving to a new city or making the decision to purchase a home. She takes pride in walking her clients through the process with her communication, staying positive, and being proactive. Answering every question you have is part of that process.
When Colleen isn’t working hard for her clients, she enjoys spending time with her husband, two girls, and two shih-tzus. They are also parishioners at St. John Vianney in Round Rock and love spending time with family and friends over the grill. Colleen and her husband are Certified Assisted Living Managers that locally own and operate their very own Small Assisted Living since 2008.
“My mission is to provide exceptional service utilizing my core values of respect, loyalty, and reliability to help people achieve their goals and dreams in real estate.” – Colleen Cruz
Buying or selling a home or property is one of the, if not the, biggest financial decisions you will make in your lifetime. Real estate can be a tricky industry to navigate, especially if you are brand new to it.
That is why it is so important to choose a Realtor® that has a reputation in your community for excellence, and for always operating with honesty and integrity. If you are looking to Buy or Sell in the Waco/Temple/Belton or surrounding communities, Devin M. Forbes of Amazing Realty, is that Realtor®. Unlike many of his competitors, Devin provides a personalized service that is tailored to each specific customer’s unique set of wants and needs. Devin’s goal is 100% satisfaction for every single client, and he does this through his special mix of industry insight, local knowledge, and 1st class customer service. Whether you are a first-time home buyer looking for that perfect home for you and your family to start your lives together, or you are putting your home on the market because you are moving onto bigger and better things, allow Devin M. Forbes to help you achieve your dreams in real estate.
Diana works in the San Antonio area, where she received her Real Estate license earlier this year. Although she is new to the industry, Diana has experience in apartment leasing and management and is also an LPC-S (Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor). Diana is a great listener, loves to help others, and prides herself in going above and beyond what is asked of her.
She loves the process of flipping a house; seeing the transformation she can make in a home and then being able to sell that to someone to raise their family in and create memories. Diana is married with four kids, a 14 month old, 5 year old twins, and a 13 year old step-son. She’s been in the mental health space for 15 years and in management for the last 7 years, but she is excited to get back into real estate. Diana’s always been interested in real estate and has spent countless weekends driving around town with her husband looking at homes and listings. She is excited to help you find your next home!
I’m not your typical dog-and-pony show real estate agent. I’m not going to sell you with “I’m going to sell your house in less than 30 days for $20k more” promises, but it could happen! That is, if you take my advice. Bottom line: your home will sell quickly if it’s priced right for the condition and location. Sometimes those rules seem to elude us, but most of the time it holds true. Even though I won’t give you the “I’m better than all the other agents” speech, you won’t be sorry for choosing to work with me! I love San Antonio and the surrounding areas and pride myself on my knowledge of our current market atmosphere, school districts, and neighborhood information. I work hard to provide my clients with the most positive real estate experience possible! I have earned the following accreditations which enhance my knowledge base:
A vital part of today’s real estate industry is technology, and I provide my clients with state-of-the-art web tools and marketing. Mobile technology is just one of the many things that have made me one of the most respected real estate agents in San Antonio. I am a customer driven REALTOR® dedicated to achieving results and providing exceptional service. If you are in the market to buy or sell a home, I will put my years of real estate expertise to work for you! I put people before profit without fail!
Erika has lived in Austin, Texas since 1995. She first set off to Austin to pursue and accomplish a Bachelor degree in Microbiology from the University of Texas. From the moment she set foot in the Live Music Capital of the World, she knew she was home. After her graduation, she used her degree to manage clinical trials for 11 years, receiving high praise from those surrounding her. She purchased her first investment property in 2007 and quickly realized that Real Estate was her passion. With an unparalleled understanding of the local housing market, she is now an exceptionally talented Realtor here at Amazing Realty.
When not she’s not in the office doing a spectacular job, she spends time with her loving husband and their three beautiful children. Beyond family and real estate, Erika’s compassionate heart extends to fostering puppies and kittens for the Williamson County Animal Shelter and Texas Humane Heroes.
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I work hard to provide my clients with the most positive real estate experience possible. A vital part of today’s real estate industry is technology, and to that end I provide my clients with state-of-the art web tools and marketing. It’s just one of the many things that has made me one of the most respected real estate agents in the neighborhoods I work!
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In today’s real estate market, you need to work with a real estate professional you can trust. I am dedicated to providing the absolute finest service and expertise possible for my clients. Whether you are buying or selling your primary residence, a second home, or relocating to a new neighborhood, I can help make your home ownership dreams come true.
Whether in the buying or selling process, my website and one on one offers a wealth of information to help you!
Helena was born and raised in Texas. She’s lived up and down I35; San Antonio, Waco, Dallas, and finally landing in Austin where she has spent the last 18 years. She received her BBA degree from Baylor University and has worked in multiple corporate settings. Once an owner and operator of a printing franchise, she has always had an entrepreneurial spirit. She and her husband’s interest in real estate investing led her to pursue a career in real estate. She wants to help others to achieve their real estate goals, whether buying, selling or investing.
She enjoys spending time with her husband and two teenagers, serving in her church and cheering on their favorite sports teams.
Jennifer’s success as a corporate executive in the healthcare industry, along with her contract negotiation expertise and business acumen shape the high level of professional service she delivers to her clients. Her passion for helping others is at the core of Jennifer’s real estate philosophy, and she believes in the importance of relationships.
A native of Waco and graduate of both Baylor University and Tarleton State University, Jennifer holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA). Her more than decade-long corporate career honed relevant real estate expertise that translates into the following benefits for her clients: True, unique ability to listen, insightful contract knowledge, specialized negotiation strategies, efficient and responsive communication, innovative marketing techniques, strategic plan implementation, diligent follow-up protocol, and proactive problem-solving skills.
The decision to purchase or sell a home is one of the largest financial decisions made in a lifetime. Jennifer understands the gravity of embarking on such a journey and strives to exceed client expectations every step of the way, from pre-listing to post-closing. She works tirelessly to ensure success on behalf of her clients, no matter the challenge or situation. To learn more about Jennifer’s customized client programs for buyers, sellers, and investors, reach
Jennifer Tucker has lived in Central Texas since 2006 and previously lived and worked all over the world: starting in Birmingham, AL with stints in Leeds England, Seattle Washington, Manila Philippines and now in Austin Texas. Jennifer offers a wide range of expertise, professional knowledge, and exceptional service. Since 2001, she has offered customers residential real estate services, including: buying, selling, leasing, investing, relocating, new home construction and other real estate support services.
Having enjoyed a very successful career in corporate America while launching into real estate investing, Jenn was lucky enough to ‘retire’ from punching a clock in 2012 to focus full-time on real estate and investing. As a Real Estate investor, Jennifer has over 15 years of experience in finding the right deal, analyzing the highest return, and finding the most creative ways to finance the deal! Jennifer loves to work with other investors and is always happy to consult on ‘how to flip’.
Jennifer specializes in the growing new home developments in Cedar Park, Round Rock, Leander, Pflugerville and the other North Austin Suburbs. Along with an interest in new home construction, Jennifer is also a specialist in Historic Homes (see the blog page for posts showcasing some historic flips!)
An experienced realtor, Katie has spent 17 years as a military spouse and is now happy to be settled in the Austin area. She brings her real estate expertise to all areas of central Texas, working primarily in Round Rock, Killeen, Georgetown, Temple/Belton, and Fort Hood.
Katie’s decision to pursue a career in real estate was borne out of a desire to watch people’s dreams come true. This drove her to take her real estate expertise to the next level by obtaining her GRI designation. This training coupled with her years of experience make Katie stand out as a top realtor and a valuable asset to any real estate transaction.
When not closing deals, Katie loves to spend time with her husband, kids, and fur babies. She also enjoys travelling, Tex-Mex, and barbeque.
Kim is born and raised in the beautiful city we call Austin, Tx. She has 15 years of property management experience and loves working with people in the Austin and greater Austin area!
Kim has been married for 26 years and has 2 amazing twin boys. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, cooking/baking, and going to festivals!
Buying or selling a home can be a daunting task to navigate. Kimberly Rowden brings years of area knowledge of East Texas and market experience along with a heart to serve to each client. In every situation, her goal is to help ensure that you have a positive and exciting experience. Kimberly is dedicated to meet your specific needs no matter how big or small that might be. After all, this process is all about you and “Helping YOU make the right move!” Call Kimberly today to get started!
Kimberly specializes in the greater Tyler area.
Lindsay King has lived in the central Texas area since 2001, previously residing in Tacoma, WA, where she spent most of her youth. Having worked six years in the retail and sales industry, Lindsay decided to follow her passion and made the switch to real estate, bringing with her a wide range of skills and exceptional service, to benefit her clients.
Family oriented, Lindsay spends all of her down time at her country home with her loving husband, two sweet girls, and the family pets: two dogs, a cat, and a beta fish called Fifi. When she’s not busy assisting clients and building her business, she enjoys photography, home renovating, furthering her education, and volunteering for charity events.
A native Texan and lifelong Killeen resident, Lorie Renegar-Jones’ deep understanding of Central Texas neighborhoods is only matched by her integrity, reliability and laser-sharp focus on getting things done.
Delivering an exceptional experience is paramount to Lorie. She is a natural at building relationships through trust and transparency, and Lorie is genuinely focused on her clients, striving to exceed every expectation. Her fiery passion for real estate was lit when she was taken advantage of by an unscrupulous real estate agent. This led Lorie to build her business on an unwavering commitment to honest business practices.
Previous experience with a home builder/brokerage gives Lorie a unique perspective and cultivated experience with new home construction. Her knowledge of the numerous stages of planning and building a home ensure clients will have a seamless journey – from picking a floorplan to keys in hand.
Lorie partnered with Amazing Realty because she believes in our foundational commitment to provide an AMAZING real estate experience for each and every client.
When it comes to investing in your own piece of Central Texas real estate, employ one of Killeen’s most trustworthy professional REALTORS® and experience the delight Lorie delivers.
Lu Ann’s goal is to provide her clients with an honest, sincere and professional service when helping them purchase or sell property in Austin and surrounding areas. She strives to achieve the best results for her clients by keeping up with market trends and product knowledge. Lu Ann believes that the home buying process should be fun, but understands the significance of how important buying a home for your family will be. Lu Ann has also worked extensively with investors in finding cash flow properties.
She has been a Texas REALTOR® since 2003 with over $50 Million in career production and has 14 years of previous experience in Property management prior to becoming licensed. Lu Ann specializes in New Homes, First Time Home Buyers, and Investment Properties for long term investors. She is a certified negotiation expert (CNE) and mostly works in the North Austin area.
Lu Ann loves all animals, her dream is to create a rescue for senior dogs needing a home. She has 2 adult children and they all love to travel together, especially cruising. Lu Ann does volunteer work for the Greater Austin Navy League and she enjoys wasting time doing puzzles, painting and crafts!
Raised in Texas, helping people is Maggie Keller’s passion. She worked as a Registered Nurse for eight years but took time off once she had children. Maggie and her husband enjoy and have been involved in real estate investing together. She loves that real estate allows for schedule flexibility along with the opportunity to help others. Maggie enjoys being able to assist clients with all of their real estate needs, whether buying, selling or investing. She strives to ensure your real estate goals are not only met but exceeded.
Michelle Ellis is a Central Texas realtor who has been licensed since 2011. Her passion for helping others is what drove her to become an agent, and it is this same drive to get the best results for her clients that has made her a success in the field.
She loves finding solutions to any and all real estate problems and has even worked as a real estate consultant. Michelle specializes in probate and distressed properties. Her decade of experience and drive to succeed make her an asset to any real estate transaction, regardless of your goals.
When not at work, Michelle loves spending time with her family. She is a homemaker and mother to five kids, along with a menagerie of animals.
Outstanding service should be the norm in the real estate industry and that’s exactly what you can expect from agent Nikki Popko. Going above and beyond is what the team at Amazing Realty is all about. Working with buyers and sellers in Central Texas, Nikki ensures that you are represented fairly and with respect, relieving the stress of the home buying or selling process.
Nikki’s experience hails from fifteen years in retail management, although she grew up in the housing industry since the age of nine. With a BA in Organizational Management and an MA in Education, teaching and learning with technology is part of what sets Nikki apart from other REALTORS.
As a detailed-oriented multitasker that takes pride in solving problems, Nikki’s empathetic approach plays well to your favor. When it comes to ensuring your rights and interests are protected in every real estate transaction, she works diligently to ensure every client has a wonderful home buying experience.
Clients describe Nikki as a friendly and dependable agent. It is important to her that all her clients have a wonderful home buying experience and would trust her to assist their friends and family in Central Texas.
When you’re ready to learn more about the real estate happenings or just have questions on what to expect, give Nikki Popko a call. Because your real estate transaction should leave a smile on your face.
Or Yochanan is an Austin-based Computer Engineer, Real Estate Investor and a licensed Realtor, specializing in investment assets and data-driven approach & strategy.
Or’s approach to real estate is simple and effective: Apply the same standards to his clients as he applies for his own endeavors – nothing less.
Or utilizes expertise and education to construct a pipeline of entrepreneurs that comprehend all sides of Real Estate Investments – both pros and cons. Or does not focus on selling properties nor perceives himself as a salesperson, instead, he puts emphasis on mentorship.
In the social media world, Or operates under the alias “The Investory” – producing educational content about REI in general, and Austin in particular. Or has additional pages: “150 Paychecks” is centred on the Israeli mortgage industry, and “Relocation Information” is aiding individuals who relocate to the USA understand better the challenges they’re going to face (and how to optimize their process).
Professionally, Or has a BSc in Computer Engineering, deep technological background as a full stack Software Developer (working for Qualcomm, Annapurna Labs & Amazon Web Services), and is presently working as a Director of Solutions Architecture in Armis LTD.
In his spare time, Or enjoys spending time with his daughter, taking spirited drives in his Tesla/Harley, playing with his two cats and plotting his future adventure(s).
Rey is an experienced realtor who proudly serves Austin, Texas and the surrounding areas. He moved to Texas in 1992 when his mother, a former realtor herself, saw the growth potential that the area held. He loves the area and has watched Austin grow into the booming city that it is today.
There is nothing Rey loves more about working in real estate than house hunting. He has a passion for learning about his clients and enjoys the opportunity to locate and research the perfect home for each one.
Rey works alongside his wife, another Amazing Realty agent. Outside of real estate, Rey enjoys spending time with his wife and kids. He can be found outdoor grilling, swimming, playing video games and Texas hold’em, or finding new ways to keep his kids entertained during these changing times.
Rhys lives and works in the Austin area. Although he is new to real estate, he is more than adept with technology and social media! Rhys’ focus is for luxury real estate because he loves the architecture and seeing what a house can really be with unique and interesting features. Another passion of Rhys’s is historic homes and buildings, he is fascinated by what they have been through and what they have become.
Rhys loves anything active! In his spare time he enjoys hiking, swimming, camping, biking, working out, football, and beach volleyball!
Ryan was born and raised in Hallettsville, TX, but moved away in 2007 after graduating high school, and then moved back to Texas in January of 2020. He was a Naval Special Warfare operator from 2009 to 2015. During that time, he was stationed with SEAL Team 8 and also served as a Land Warfare instructor for NSW’s Training Detachment. From 2015 to 2020, he was an Anti-Piracy Security Specialist and Risk Management Consultant.
Due to his previous professions, he is able to effectively assess risk and apply that knowledge to aid clients in making more informed decisions in the home buying or selling process. Also, having had to plan and facilitate multi-national training and garner relations with U.S. allies, that experience lends to his communication skills and ability to help clients achieve the best possible deal when buying or selling. Whether it be a first-time home buyer, investor, or someone in-between, having the ability to help others achieve their goals is what gives Ryan the most satisfaction in life.
His hobbies include cycling, lifting, running, skiing (really anything outdoors or fitness related). He loves his coffee and lives with a wonderful woman and their 2 pups at home!
Sandy was raised, as a rancher’s daughter, in Meridian, Texas and later attended Texas State Technical College Waco and Central Texas College. With an AAS in Homeland Security/Emergency Management, Sandy has always dedicated herself towards the betterment of others. With her passion to help others and her sharp attention to detail she always goes above and beyond to help buyers find their dream home and to help sellers get the most value for their property.
Sandy’s business is built on: Communication, Dedication, Determination & Trust while maintaining the ability to adapt and cater to all of her client’s Real Estate needs. She specializes in Residential, Farm & Ranch and Investment properties. Her outstanding customer service has resulted in an expanding network of loyal clients and referrals. Remember, “The finest compliment a Real Estate Agent can ever receive is a referral.
As your listing Agent, our goal is to sell quickly, make it profitable, and have a good time doing business along the way! You will be able to relax and enjoy the process knowing that you’re working with someone who always has your best interest at heart and will work diligently to make sure you’re highly satisfied. Sheila is an active Investor Agent and vacation rental owner. Her expertise and extraordinary service are beneficial to assist in making the best buying decisions and building personal wealth with real estate.
Sheila holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Real Estate from the University of North Texas and served as President of the Real Estate Club. She also works with a network of Investor Agents across the country and is licensed in California and Washington State.