Get to know Gary Owen
Gary Owen has distinguished himself as one of Lubbock's premier REALTORS®. In 2008 & 2009, Gary finished in the Top 10 of more than 740 real estate agents in Lubbock. In addition, Gary has earned the following Coldwell Banker sales awards:2007 - 2009 International President's Circle: Recognizes the top 7% of Coldwell Banker agents nationally 2007 Top Overall Agent: Recognized as the top producing agent (non-team) 2007 Top Listing Agent: Recognized as the top listing agent (non-team) 2006 Sterling Society: Recognizes the top 60% of Coldwell Banker agents nationally
Gary has more than 15 years experience in education and sales. His recognitions include "Who's Who Among America's Teachers" in education in addition to receiving numerous top producing sales awards throughout his sales career. Gary has earned a reputation with his clients for being professional, knowledgeable, and personable. Gary's clients also appreciate his continuing commitment to research and education in the real estate industry. Furthermore, Gary currently serves on the board of directors for the Lubbock Association of REALTORS®.
A resident of West Texas for over 30 years, Gary grew up in Pampa and Amarillo. He is a graduate of Texas Tech University and has been a Lubbock resident for over 20 years. Gary and his wife, Trudi, have 2 wonderful sons, Braden & Reagan. They are members of Victory Life Church where they teach classes dealing with marriage, family, personal finance & business topics.
Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR®)
The Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR®) 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.
Accredited Seller Representative (ASR®)
The Accredited Seller Representative (ASR®) designation has become the benchmark of excellence in seller representation. Gary was one of the first real estate agents in the entire state of Texas to earn the ASR® designation, which means that Gary has received specialized training to help you sell your home in the shortest amount of time and for the best possible price!
Certified Negotiation Specialist (CNSTM)The Certified Negotiation Specialist (CNSTM) designation is awarded to Coldwell Banker agents who have successfully completed specialized training in contract negotiations. Gary has earned the Certified Negotiation Specialist designation to help negotiate the best possible price and terms for you when buying and selling a home!
Council of Residential Specialist (CRS®)There are over one million REALTORS® in business today. So if you want to find that one-in-a-million REALTOR®, start with the over 34,000 who hold the Certified Residential Specialist Designation. CRS is the symbol of excellence in residential real estate. CRS members have proven they have the experience, training and commitment to be among the best in their profession.
Graduate REALTOR® Institute (GRI)
The Graduate REALTOR® Institute (GRI) symbol is the mark of a real estate professional who has made the commitment to provide a high level of professional services by securing a strong educational foundation. REALTORS® with the GRI designation are highly trained in many areas of real estate to better serve and protect their clients.
Certified Relocation Agent
Gary is an Affinity & Cartus certified relocation agent. He has gained specialized training to assist home buyers and sellers with relocation needs throughout the United States.
Gary specializes in single & multi-family residential real estate. He represents his clients in the purchases and sales of single-family residences and investment property within the cities of Lubbock, Wolfforth & Shallowater. He stays current with the markets in these areas, and is also very knowledgeable about the local schools.