James was born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas. Having attended prestigious Incarnate Word Academy since grade school, James was fortunate to attend one of the finest Catholic Schools in the country. James learned the importance of not only academics but also the importance of strong moral values and strict discipline. Days were spent at school and afternoons at the family printing business. From an early age James was able to watch his dad & brothers in action running a small business. Seeing all the parts working together and the value of hard work helped elevate James's understanding of business at an early age. In 2000 James decided to delve full force into Real Estate. Within his first full year of production he was able to earn "Rookie Of The Year" and achieve top production at his Century 21 office. Not willing to stand still in 2004 James started his own Real Estate company and quickly grew to over 40 agents. In 2005 James began investing heavily in Real Estate and has grown a significant portfolio of multi-family properties. In 2009 James teamed up with Chris Montalvo and formed Mirabal Montalvo & Associates LLC. Mirabal Montalvo has quickly gained market share and has some of the highest production numbers in all of South Texas.
Broker/Owner of Mirabal Montalvo & Associates in Corpus Christi and Houston, Texas for over 17 years. Chris deals almost exclusively with Investment and REO properties. He also specializes and is considered an expert in short-sale negotiations, foreclosure prevention, and asset management protection. Chris focuses on investing in dilapidated homes with poor curb appeal, bringing back their true value and revamping neighborhood comparables.At the age of 17 Chris gave real estate a shot. Entering into the business at the end of a heated market made things more challenging than ever to generate enough business to grow. Working from the ground up and surrounding himself with wise council, Chris began to make a presence in the market very quickly. At the age of 20, Chris was known to be the youngest broker in the state of Texas and today is recognized as one of the most respected real estate investors in his community. Once the market started to shift, Chris realized in order to keep the momentum in the company; he would have to switch into Commercial real estate, as well as REO and HUD sales. Chris deals with asset managers on the local, as well as national level.Chris has ranked as the # 1 Broker in Corpus Christi for CLOSED transactions for the past three years straight. Experience in the business has led Chris to be one of the leading Brokers in Corpus Christi since 2009. Accoriding to the Wall Street Journal 2015, Chris ranks #62 in the nation for top real estate professionals Chris was ranked #76 nationally in the Wall Street Journal for 2014 and #119 for 2013 as realtrends top 1000 agents in America. Today, Chris is one of the leading brokers in Texas to represent Fannie Mae, HUD, Chase Bank, GMAC, VA and now Bank of America amongst several well known banks in the country assisting to asset disposition. Twelve years in the business, and an average of 30 million in personal sales a year is still not enough. Dedication and passion for his work would simply be an understatement.
If you are looking to buy or sell a home, there's no one more qualified to get the job done than Gino Montalvo. His experience and dedication will make your real estate transaction easier than clicking the "Buy Now" button on Amazon. Montalvo, one of the top 250 Hispanic Realtors in the USA, is a native of the Coastal Bend. He is personally invested in the growth of Corpus Christi and surrounding areas. His involvement in the community has allowed him to become South Texas Most Liked Realtor by the People's Choice. Furthermore, using engaging and educational real estate content, he has gained thousands of followers on social media quickly becoming the #1 Real Estate Agent on Facebook for 2020. During a career that spans almost a decade, Montalvo takes pride in client relations, however, he is not alone. Behind every past transaction stands, The Montalvo Team, who has exceeded their goals of helping hundreds of clients year after year. His team has figured out how to have a winning combination of professionalism and charm that results in clients becoming more like friends and family. Buying or selling a home doesn't have to be difficult, just like Chik-Fil-A, The Montalvo Team will make the steps so simple, you'll be coming back for more.
Many realtors are frozen in this real estate market, waiting to see where the market will take them. You can count on me to navigate your real estate experience. My expert opinion has been assembled from working as a licensed realtor for 10+ years. The key principles I use to successfully executing your real estate needs are: integrity, market knowledge, experience, strong communication, effective negotiating skills, and market savvy. All the while keeping you informed every step of the way. These are results you can bank on!I specialize in residential, new construction, short sales, foreclosures, luxury, waterfront, and condos in Corpus Christi, Coastal Bend, Padre Island, Portland, and Calallen. My business is built on referrals. Please know, I always have time for you, your friends, and family. Please give me their number and I will call them immediately!Thanks for recognizing my sincerity and enthusiasm. Thanks in advance for choosing me to represent you on your next real estate transaction. I look forward to working with you soon!
David's fulfilling real estate career began at the age of 19. The passion David has in real estate combined with the determination of exceeding his client's expectation has now landed him a career with one of the most successful real estate agencies in the Coastal Bend, Mirabal Montalvo & Associates. Growing up in the home building industry, David has learned the quality of a well-constructed property is the foundation to the ever overwhelming investment of purchasing a home. David keeps his clients up-to-date and informed every step of the way. The experience David has established through years in this industry has enabled him to successfully assist home buyers and sellers in one of the biggest investments a person will make. Call David Edwards today!
Jessica shares a great passion for all areas of Real estate. Coming from a background of marketing with the local beach 96.5 radio station, Jessica has taken her skills to another level. Being extremely organized, allows her to be efficient with her buyers closings and listings in a timely, professional manner. She never drops the ball to say the least. Jessica is very knowledgeable in the buying and selling process as she was mentored aggressively under the Montalvo's, assisting in 20-30 transactions simultaneously at all times throughout the past couple of years.
Ashley Thaxton was born and raised in Corpus Christi and in the Real estate business her entire life. Daughter of one of the most respected agents in town, Lisa Strickhausen. Ashley has ingrained the passion of selling Real estate to a whole new level of what is to be expected. Ashley takes pride in being methodical with her negotiating and organization skills. She has an amazing talent with respectfully advising her clients on exactly what improvements their homes will need, pior to list, in order to obtain market and above market value for their homes. Aside from Real estate, Ashley shares a deep passion for horses and loves to spend time training and caring for them. We believe she currently has a horse named Chuck Norris. However, that information may have been made up.
If you are in the market to buy a home, I will help you identify your ideal location and size of home in addition to specific amenities you prefer. Getting you into your new home with confidence is my number one priority. Upon finding a home, we will look at the market to get you the best price and I will follow through to insure a hassle free closing process. Interested in selling your home? I will provide you up to date market data in your area to assist in a fair market value for your home. My listing services include sample net proceeds information to give you an idea of what your profit will be when your home sells. When it comes to marketing your home, Mirabal Montalvo is the firm providing the edge you need to put your home in front of both local and out of town buyers through web marketing, local real estate magazines, networking with other real estate professionals and our deep base of buyers looking to purchase in the bay area. I look forward to working with you in buying or selling your home.
Raina is a Realtor with Mirabal Montalvo & Associates located in Corpus Christi, Texas. She holds two degrees from Texas A&M University-Kingsville and has a passion for Real Estate & Home Design. Whether you’re looking for your dream home or selling your existing home, Raina is available to assist you from start to finish.
Buying or selling a home can be exciting. But it can also be stressful. It's particularly stressful for first-timers and those who have a short timeline. I know this firsthand, because I've been there myself. That's why I work extra hard to keep my clients informed, and to make the process as smooth as possible. I realize the value of professional knowledge and training. I have undergone extensive training and continue to pursue advanced education, in all aspects of the real estate business. This sharpens my skills and helps me keep up with an ever-changing industry. I obtained my Bachelor’s degree in Business with a specialization in Marketing. You'll have a lot of questions during your real estate transaction. Everyone does. And you deserve to know what is happening at all times, and what needs to happen in order to reach the finish line. If you choose me as your real estate agent, you'll enjoy constant interaction and communication. You'll always be in the know. If you have any questions about my real estate services, or what I can do to help you, please don't hesitate to ask. I look forward to hearing from you!
As a Corpus Christi native for over 35 years, James brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team. James graduated high school from Foy H. Moody High School and earned his BBA in Finance from Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. James's 18 years in banking and real estate experience range from Consumer Lending to Mortgage Lending to Commercial Lending. James's knowledge base can assist any type of customer to determine the best fit for a new home buyer or real estate investor. James has also served on the Associate Council of the Coastal Bend Home Builder's Association and has a lucrative resource base through successful networking. Customer service, attention to detail, and client education are traits James ensures to excel at with each of his customers.
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