With my many successful years in the Real Estate Industry, I can say with complete confidence that I am the best choice for your real estate needs. I have sold over $150 million in real estate transactions and have successfully helped over 1500 clients meet their real estate goals.
Keeping up with the market and client needs is Priority #1 for me. I am an ABR (Accredited Buyer Representative), a CRS (Certified Residential Specialist), and a NCS (New Construction Specialits). I am also part owner of Century 21 Advantage (Columbia, Dupo, and Smithton offices). I keep abreast of current market trends and technological advances through events such as Star Power Conferences as well as a number of other seminars and events. I have also been a member of the Realtor Association of Southwestern Illinois' Grievance Committee in the past.
Awards and Recognitions
2009- NUMBER 1 TEAM IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS- OVER $35 MILLION SOLD*
2008- NUMBER 1 TEAM IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS- OVER $31 MILLION SOLD* *according to the Southwestern Illinois Multiple Listing Services
2007- Over $19 million in production according to the Realtor Association of Southwestern Illinois
2007-2009 Century 21 Double Centurion Award Recipient
2006- Realtor Association of Southwestern Illinois #1 Agent for Individual Dollar Volume
2004-2006 Century 21 Centurion Award Recipient
2005-2006 Century 21 Pacesetter Award Recipient
2002 Realtor Association of Southwestern Illinois Rookie of the Year
Judy has been in real estate since 1997 and holds licenses in both Georgia and Illinois. Judy is a multi-million dollar producer that has earned numerous awards from each of the major companies she has been associated with throughout her real estate career. Prior to pursuing a career in real estate Judy worked at Protein Technologies International a subsidiary of Ralston Purina Company as Manager of International and Domestic Compensation, Benefits and Immigration with duties that included domestic and international relocations.
Judy's awards include:
Active Life Member of the Million Dollar Club, NAMAR
Century 21 President's Award
Century 21 Masters Club
Sales Manager Coldwell Banker RMR
RE/MAX Executive Club
RE/MAX 100% Club
Judy holds the designations of E-Pro, ABR (Accredited Buyers Representative), ASR (Accredited Sellers Representative), CLHMS (Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist) and Professional Home Stager.
Judy is a member of National Association of REALTORS, REBAC, Illinois Association of REALTORS, REALTORS Association of Southwestern Illinois (RASI), and is currently serving as a member of the Education Committee and the Government Affairs Committee.
Judy and her husband Bruce have made their home in Maryville.
Lindsey Bivins has been a licensed Realtor since January of 2003 and obtained her broker's license in September of 2008. Recognized as one of Realtor Magazines's "30 under 30" (one of the top agents under the age of 30 in 2009), Lindsey has learned how to read the market and stay ahead of the curve. Her strengths lie in marketing implementation, understanding buyer and sellers needs, and most importantly, problem solving. As ourManaging Broker, it is her job to over see the agents and their transactions to make sure we are held to the highest professional and ethical standards.
Lindsey resides in Waterloo with her husband, Jesse, and four children, Jakob, Jessica, Henry and Shelby. She attended SIUE, where she majored in Education & English. She is also a graduate of Waterloo High School.