Lewis Walker possesses a broad real estate background in consulting, mortgage administration, land development, commercial and residential sales, brokerage management and advertising. Licensed in Texas since 1977, he has owned over 40 rental properties and developed and marketed over 2,000 acres of land. Lewis is also a member of the Re/Max Hall of Fame, and his local and international expertise, coupled with the right niche marketing tools for his unique properties, ensures that his clients receive the very highest level of service.
Walker has earned an extensive list of designations and certifications over the years, including his Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR), Certified Buyer's Representative (CBR), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Certified Sales Professional (CSP), and the Real Estate Cyber Space Society (RECS). Currently he is completing his CCIM requirements.
Walker was one of the first agents in “The Woodlands” area to receive the coveted e-Pro Internet Professional Certification from the National Association of REALTOR’s®. All of these professional designations reinforce Lewis’ steadfast commitment to never stop learning. He continues to grow his real estate knowledge from property management and commercial construction to the latest trends in Internet marketing. Subsequently, real estate buyers, sellers and investors can expect the highest level of service.
His strong background in real estate financing comes from being a major stockholder and president of a mortgage company. Deeply involved in every aspect of this business, Lewis participated in every almost phase of the process, from loan origination and processing to underwriting and money delivery.
Walker also commands an extensive knowledge of Houston-specific business issues. A few of these include: tax-deferred exchanges, construction protocol, builder/developer cost and profit margins, easements, mineral rights and searches, surface rights, transportation routes, topography, aerials, faults, foliage, water conditions, wetlands, endangered species, flood plains, hazardous sites, values from soils, timber and other concerns. This extensive local knowledge and familiarity with many of Houston’s indigenous features has benefited Lewis’ clientele since 1977.
From 1990 to 1996 Walker was the executive producer for the RE/MAX “Woodlands Home Show”, a real estate television program broadcast daily in his market. In 1995, his Internet site forged a new perspective in multimedia exposure. His award-winning Internet presence has grown to twelve web sites, attracting buyers from Australia, England, Singapore, Germany and Norway, as well as throughout Texas.