What’s Up In Downtown Galveston?

Whether one lives here on weekends or full time, more and more people are choosing to live in Downtown Galveston.   They are attracted by the great restaurants, bars, boutiques and other entertainment options which are a step above most cities of our size. In terms of dining, our choices are varied with many diferent […]

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Texas A&M at Galveston: A Great Neighbor to Galveston Residents

Texas A&M at Galveston: A Great Neighbor to Galveston Home Owners Living in a city the size of Galveston, we are fortunate to have three different upper level educational institutions, one of them being Texas A&M University at Galveston (TAMUG). I bet you didn’t know that percentage wise we have the same amount of college […]

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Community Matters When Buying Your Home

From my most recent column in the Galveston Daily News: I read an article last year on advice for home buyers on what to look for when buying a house. It had an interesting twist. Instead of the physical aspects of a home and its attributes, which while of course important, it spoke about the community […]

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Galveston Island Celebrates Annual Galveston Restaurant Week

It’s my favorite time of the year in Galveston: Restaurant Week! The annual event showcases the freshest ingredients, most flavorful dishes and tastiest culinary gems that Galveston has to ofer, and it is a benefit for the Galveston County Food Bank. The event runs through January 24. For a city of about 48,000 people, having […]

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Mardi Gras Galveston 2015 – More Than Just Beads

I have many happy Galveston memories leading the Krewe of Bacchus riding in the Krewe of Aquarius Parade in the Mardi Gras! Galveston 2013 is right up there. Mardi Gras is another unique highlight to living in Galveston. Did you know our island hosts the third largest Mardi Gras in the United States with 23 […]

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A Lot to Love About Galveston Island Living

Note: This post is a slightly-edited article – the first in a series from Tom – which originally appeared in the Galveston County Daily News. As the new president of Galveston Association of Realtors, Tom’s weekly column will highlight interesting topics related to Galveston Real Estate, homes for sale in Galveston county, as well as […]

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Moody Foundation Donates $3 Million to Galveston College Universal Access

Galveston College recently reported to Galveston Daily News that the trustees of the Moody Foundation awarded $3 million to the Galveston College Foundation Universal Access program. The program is designed to raise the education level of Galveston’s local workers and reduce poverty for Galveston families. The Universal Access program is unique – the only one […]

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Client Party, Queens Parade, and Dickens on The Strand

All of my clients are invited to celebrate the holiday season with me at my office, 2417 Strand Street, during Dickens On The Strand this weekend. Come be a part of our annual Galveston holiday celebration on Saturday December 6, from 2pm until 5pm. Its the perfect time to celebrate and catch The Queen’s Parade […]

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Shop Local in Galveston

Support the local Galveston community on Small Business Saturday! Small Business Saturday is an American shopping holiday held on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, during one of the busiest shopping periods of the year. Show you support for area businesses by starting your shopping off locally! Share or Like this page

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