Trying to Balance Work and Home in Real Estate

Trying to Balance Work and Home in Real Estate can seem impossible. For many of us, the world of real estate never sleeps. Even after business hours, there can be a seemingly endless amount of work to get done before the new day starts. Researching comparables, catching up on emails from clients and other investors, … Continued

A Good Name in Real Estate

My father did not teach me a lot about the business of real estate, but he taught me a lot about being successful in life. The “Colvin way” included hard work, getting ahead by serving others, knowing your trade as well as any other, always be learning, taking care of your mind, body and spirit, … Continued

The One Thing that Changes Everything: Trust

Today’s turmoil in the business arena demands that we establish a strong foundation of mutual trust and respect in the marketplace. In his 2006 book, The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything, Stephen Covey asserts, “The ability to establish, extend, and restore trust with all stakeholders – customers, business partners, investors and … Continued

Houston: The Most Diverse City in America

For many years, America has proudly worn the label of “cultural melting pot,” representing a place where many different peoples came together to live in harmony. Today, cultural melding still occurs, but it has a different face in many cities across the country. More communities than ever are embracing the vibrant differences that come with … Continued