Tom’s Galveston Real Estate Welcomes Reid Nelson

Galveston’s newest boutique real estate agency Tom’s Galveston Real Estate continues to grow with the appointment of Reid Nelson to its team of realtors. Broker Tom Schwenk said Reid Nelson will be a valued team member due to his local knowledge and his real estate, legal and insurance expertise. “Like all of us here at […]


Our owner and broker Tom Schwenk was recently quoted in Outsmart Magazine talking about Galveston real estate trends for 2019. He joined other leading Houston and Galveston realtors talking about the region as a whole and what buyers, sellers and people wanting to lease can expect. Tom is always happy to share his expertise of […]

Capitol Visit in Austin Texas

The Tom’s Galveston Real Estate team recently visit Austin for Realtor Day at the Capitol organized by the Texas Association of Realtors. Pictured from left is Alex Monteith, Tom Schwenk, Brian Kuhn, Carmen Montanez and Sergio Montanez. This annual visit is an important part of our company’s advocacy on behalf of Galveston people who buy, […]

Tom’s Galveston Real Estate Welcomes Shane McDermott

Galveston’s newest boutique real estate agency is starting 2019 with a growth focus by hiring experienced realtor Shane McDermott to the team. Broker Tom Schwenk said he was proud to welcome Shane McDermott to company’s team of professional realtors as McDermott has 14 years of real estate expertise. “I love the Galveston life-style and am […]

Photos With Santa

Tom’s Galveston Real Estate Sponsors Holiday Photos On December 6th and 7th, the kids at Moody Early Childhood Center received free photos with Santa thanks to a generous contribution from Tom Schwenk, Owner/Broker of Tom’s Galveston Real Estate. A huge thank you to Mike Orlando and Brian Kuhn, who were our volunteer Santas this year, […]

Costs of Owning Your Home

We love advising our clients about everything to do with buying, selling and leasing Galveston. Below is an information sheet from the Texas Association of Realtors that gives a great overview of the costs involved in buying a home. Thing you may not know you need to consider. On the Resources page of our website […]

2019 New Year – New Opportunities

As the New Year approaches it is customary to think about the past year and plan for the future year (and perhaps make a resolution or two). With this in mind, I want to share some reflections and resolutions of my own. Looking back on 2018 gives me a warm glow about our wonderful Island […]