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Nikki Diamond-Jones Receives ALHS Designation

 Congratulations Nikki Diamond-Jones for receiving the designation of Accredited Luxury Home Specialist.

The Accredited Luxury Home Specialist (ALHS) agents are members of an elite group of exceptional real estate professionals dedicated to their professionalism. As a testimony to their commitment, these high caliber agents subscribe to The Luxury Home Council’s strict guidelines that demonstrate the agent’s expertise in this highly demanding segment of the real estate marketplace.

Nikki Diamond-Jones has spent the last 30 years in sales and sales management. Prior to practicing real estate she enjoyed careers in the upscale clothing and auto industries as a manager and a trainer of sales associates.

Nikki believes that being a good listener is one of her most important attributes in achieving her clients goals and earning their business. She also enjoys the referrals of friends, family and neighbors as a testament to her approval rating with her past clients.

Nikki has a true passion for homes and for guiding each of her seller clients in preparing their homes for sale. She works closely with sellers in staging their homes to showcase the finer points.

She loves working with buyers and understands that if her buyer has a `short list` of possible homes, then the search is on until we find `the one!` After all, it’s where we live our lives!

Call Nikki and partner with her today to achieve your real estate goals!

Congratulations Mirna Ryan!

ABR Congratulations Mirna Ryan for receiving the designation of Accredited Buyers Representative.

The Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®) designation is designed for real estate buyer agents who focus on working directly with buyer-clients at every stage of the home-buying process. This valuable real estate education elevates skills and knowledge. Its ongoing specialized information, programs and updates maintain a knowledge base on the issues and trends facing home buyers. In addition, it offers access to members-only publications and referrals.

Mirna de los Santos Ryan loves meeting and serving people’s needs. She enjoys listening and taking the time to understand her client. She stands firm with Mr. Coldwell’s philosophy, “The customer’s best interest above all.” This means her client comes first. She guides him/her through the selling or buying process with thoroughness and clarity. Mirna knows finding the perfect home and selling a house is not an easy task. However, she is passionate about what she does and finds most satisfaction when someone’s dream in finding the perfect home becomes a reality. Mirna is a proud mother of three children. She is a native Texan who worked as a Spanish educator for years in New England and in San Antonio.


Congratulations Cat Lodge

Congratulations Cat Lodge for receiving the designation of Accredited Buyer’s Representative and Pricing Strategy Advisor certification

By earning the ABR® Designation PSA logoand PSA Certification, she has demonstrated the necessary knowledge for real estate buyer agents who focus on working directly with buyer-clients at every stage of the home-buying process. Additionally, the PSA certification is specifically designed to enhance one’s skills in pricing properties, creating CMA’s, working with appraisers, and guiding clients through the anxieties and misperceptions they often have about home values.

Below is a little bit about Cat or visit her Sales Agent page here,


There’s no better feeling than arriving home each day and thinking, “I really love where I live!” When you hire me, my mission is to help you feel that about your home. Whether you’re ready to buy your first home, sell your current home, or you’re relocating, I work to make buying or selling your home an enjoyable, “stress less” experience.

I’m a second-generation real estate professional with a love of home design, a passion for real estate, and a background in communications. How does my degree in journalism help you? It means I know how to ask the right questions, communicate effectively, and negotiate on your behalf to get the deal done.

Well done Cat! Thank you for sharing such wonderful words with us and cheers to your continued success.