Galveston, TX 77554
The unassuming exterior of this Mediterranean inspired belies the wonderful spaces within. From the ground floor entrance stairs of wood and carpeting bring you to the actual entrance into the surprising living spaces. The entry and main hall are rich marble. To your left are the stairs leading to the upper gallery and primary bedroom suite. The two story living area look onto the Bay and Ship Channel and has a gas fireplace nestled in the corner. The adjacent chef’s kitchen is beautifully outfitted with custom cabinetry and massive counters. The oversized, 4+ garage opens to both the front drive and the bayside. It has an oversized elevator to all floors. You may note the second floor gallery is a library with built in bookshelves as well as an exit onto the second floor balcony and stairs to the rooftop terrace as well as to the ground floor. The primary suite is one side of the house accessed from the gallery as well. You will be amazed and surprised by the thoughtful features.
Galveston, TX 77550
2 houses included in this sale! The main House is 4/2 a bunk room and wonderfully restored and refreshed kitchen and bathrooms. Light an bright . Ther raised cottage next door is a 616 sq ft. guest house w/ a 60sq ft front porch . This charming 1-1 has a great entertaining space below . The entire property sits on an expanded lot of 8217 sq feet. The house sits at back of the property with a fully fenced in front yard making it a great space for outdoor entertaining . When weather doesn’t cooperate take it inside ! Underneath the house is set up with all the comforts of a sportsbar! A driveway for off street parking provides plenty of room for cars for both properties. Both units have window units.
Galveston, TX 77554
Longtime family owned weekender/STR boasts 3 bedroms and 2 full baths in Terramar. Great location at the side of a cul de sac where the neighbors own the next two lots providing a sense of privacy and spaciousness. Great entertaining space under the home as well as on the front and back large decks. Inside there is a window lined living room with a kitchen dining combo with a bay window. The spacious primary has a large ensuite as well as plenty of closets. One car garage, Golf Cart negotiable Aplliances and furniture convey. Peek a view of the Gulf! Good Reveiws on Air BNB :West Galveston”Island Haven”
907 20th Street
Galveston, TX 77550
This 1904-built Victorian home in the East End has great street presence with double-gallery front porch, fenced yard, and landscaping. Inside you will find original hardwood floors throughout, high ceilings, and an updated kitchen with quartz countertops and exposed brick chimney. The home also features intact mouldings and transoms throughout, and original artwork painted around the perimeter of the living room and den by Sunny DeLipsey, the artist who painted the North wall of the Grand Opera House. Upstairs you will find 3 large bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms, including the primary bedroom en-suite with a large walk-in closet. The fully fenced backyard offers plenty of privacy from neighbors for entertaining friends and family. Fenced area on the side of the home recently had an outdoor shower added, and is large enough for golf cart parking if desired. Central location that is a short walk to the downtown shops & restaurants, and less than a mile from the beach!
9331 Teichman Road
Galveston, TX 77554
Dreaming of a canal house which is near town? Just a short hop onto I-45 if you need to head north, or even quicker onto Broadway into Galveston. This 2 bedroom 2 bath high raised house, has huge decks, direct water access to the West Galveston Bay, a sparkling pool, plenty of entertaining space and an oversized garage. There are french doors to the decks from both bedrooms, as well as the living room and kitchen. The property is offered fully furnished- vacation bookings will need to be honored and will convey to new owners.
Galveston Real Estate and Homes For Sale
To buy, sell or lease Galveston talk to Tom Schwenk, owner and broker of Coldwell Banker TGRE. Tom is the number 1 agent for in-town sales and an award-winning realtor with more than 20 years’ experience. Now, a locally owned and operated Coldwell Banker ® affiliate, he has joined an international network with more than 115 years of real estate leadership. This means more experience, more knowledge, and more certainty of success while still offering the local expertise and five star service TGRE is known for. No local brokerage gives you more.
With Tom’s successful history in Galveston it is no wonder he decided to launch his own real estate firm in 2018 after working in the industry for more than 15 years. His vision for Tom’s Galveston Real Estate is a customer focused firm to help people buy, sell or lease Galveston.
The history, beautiful natural features are people who live here are just some of the things that make island life so special. When finding your own place in the sun you need to work with a company that has superior local knowledge about everything that makes Galveston what it is.
Tom has owned property in Galveston since 1987 and became a full time resident in 2001. He has leadership positions on many community and civic organizations and is recognized as an historic homes expert.
Alex Monteith, Brian Kuhn, Shane McDermott, Reid Nelson, Robert Zahn, Carole Bell, Brian Schwenk, Suzanne McClere, Jackie Steedly, Keaton Bates, John Schreiber, and Mickey Conrad Matthews are our professional agents who share Tom’s commitment to customer service and knowledge and expertise of the local market.
In addition to a talented group of real estate professionals, Tom’s Team also includes a full administrative staff on hand to care for every client’s needs.
To buy, sell or lease Galveston make sure you Talk to TGRE!
While in college he interned one summer with Galveston Historical Foundation and his interest in historic homes became personal when he rehabilitated an 1886 raised cottage on Galveston’s 19th Street which was also his first foray into home ownership.
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Brian loves living in Galveston and has been working with buyers and sellers in the area since 2011. While Brian enjoys sharing his enthusiasm for architectural detail and knowledge of market trends, his clients appreciate his responsiveness and knowledge of the transaction process.
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Robert has over fifteen years of working in the Historical Homes market of Galveston. He has have been active in the restoration of his own Victorian era houses, and was actively involved in laying the groundwork for the formation of the San Jacinto Historical Conservation District.
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After a fulfilling career in Finance, she retired but still wanted to do more. So began her second career in real estate - promoting all that Galveston and the areas have to offer. Carole strives to ensure that all parties are well-informed and have a clear understanding throughout all phases of the real estate process when buying or selling their home.
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Suzanne's interest and passion for Real Estate began in the early 1990s, while she and her husband were beginning the search for their first home. Having lived on the island during her youth she fell in love with everything about Galveston, and says she is so excited to be coming home. As a licensed REALTOR® she looks forward to meeting you soon and helping you achieve your Island dreams.
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Keaton was born on Galveston Island and grew up in the Dallas Fort Worth area. He returned to the Island in 2021 and is enjoying finding his place in the community. Keaton is passionate about helping minorities on a path to homeownership as a way of building generational wealth.
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We are Team Hadley Sims serving Galveston, and the surrounding areas. We are committed to going above and beyond for our clients whether they are buying or selling. Tee Jay Hadley comes to the real estate side after an extensive career in property management where he most recently served as a Regional Director. Kyle Sims comes to the real estate side from mortgage, where he also serves as a Settlement Specialist.
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Originally from New Zealand, Shannon is an award-winning public relations and marketing expert. She first came to Galveston in 2011 where one of the first people she met was Tom Schwenk, who was the leasing agent on the historic home she rented with her family.
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Pride in Galveston Real Estate
Broker/Owner Tom Schwenk recently appeared on 950 AM KPRC Houston radio.
“I had a great time at KPRC radio last week talking about Galveston and local real estate.
The announcer said I should be the mayor of Galveston! I love promoting our Island and wonderful lifestyle.”
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