Born and raised in San Marcos, Celena prides herself on knowing this community and knowing it well. She has seen the town grow, first hand, throughout the decades, and continues to be impressed by the beauty in the surrounding area. She recognizes local attractions drawing a huge crowd of visitors, but whole heartedly knows the neighbors of the community make the town exceptional. She is very excited to see San Marcos, Hays County, and the neighboring communities move in a progressive direction, and anxiously awaits the notoriety our town will receive and fittingly deserves.
She currently serves the I35 corridor from Austin to New Braunfels and the surrounding areas. She specializes in residential real estate in the communities of San Marcos, Kyle, and Buda. Celena strives to offer each client a real estate experience with the highest level of enthusiasm, honesty, and integrity. She's committed to being engaged in every unique step of your individualized transaction. Whether you're purchasing your first home or looking to sell your investment property, Celena sincerely wants you to be at ease during the process. Using her industry insight and relying on her expertise in our local market, she can confidently discuss market conditions and market trends. Celena is dedicated to the goal of achieving a real estate transaction that is best suited for you and your needs.
Celena works with Century 21 Randall Morris & Associates in the San Marcos location. While working with Century 21, she has earned numerous awards. Celena is consistently a multi-million dollar real estate producer, designated a Century 21 Top Agent and the recipient of the Century 21 Centurion Award level of achievement.
*2005- Present- Broker Associate with Century 21 Randall Morris
* 1990-2005- Executive Director of the Texas State University Development-Director of Estate Planning and Associated Vice President of University Advancement, Texas State University
*1979-1998- President/Owner of Wimberley Junction Enterprises , Wimberley Texas
*1968-1978- Director of Admissions and School Relations- Southwest Texas State University
*1964-1968-Athletic Coach, San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District
*1960-Graduated Gonzales High School
*1964-Bachelor of Science in Education, Physical Education and Recreation, Southwest Texas State Teachers College
*1966-Masters in Education-Southwest Texas State University
Membership and Recognition-
*1973 to present-Texas Real Estate Broker
*2014 Five Star Real Estate Agent as recognized in Texas Monthly
* Two time Paul Harris Fellow Award from the Rotary Club of San Marcos and Rotarian of the Year in District 154 8 in 1996
* Past President of the Rotary Club of San Marcos and former Associate District Governor
* Member of the National Association of Realtors
* Member of the Four Rivers Board of Realtors
* Member of the Austin Board of Realtors
*Honorary Member and former Vice President of the Texas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admission Officers
A Texas native, Gabrielle has lived and worked throughout the Central Texas Hill Country for over 20 years. Listening is Gabrielle's strongest asset as it allows her to learn her clients' needs and desires and avoid wasted time and energy. She knows that staying in close communication with all parties is paramount to smooth transactions and happy customers. Her GREEN designation allows her to counsel clients on real sustainability. Gabrielle's knowledge of micro and macro market conditions, financial trends, and her continuing education allow her clients to feel confident in their pricing decisions and state-of-the-art marketing through the Century 21 platform. A multi-million dollar producer, she has won customer service and sales awards. Gabrielle works as a team with her partner and assistant, Lynny Moore, giving her clients full attention to detail.
Gabrielle was raised in a family that believes in giving back to the community. She is a standing member of the SMART Orchestra and Sustainable San Marcos boards and she volunteers and/or donates regularly to San Marcos Greenbelt Alliance, San Marcos River Foundation, Central Texas Prevent a Litter, PAWS Animal Shelter, the League of Women Voters, Hays Dems, the Humane Society, and numerous other great non-profits. She serves on the Four Rivers Board of Realtors Government Affairs Committee and is involved with local political entities. All of her knowledge and contacts within the local community allow her to give her clients useful information regarding property in Central Texas.
Gabrielle lives in San Marcos with her partner and daughter who plays cello with SMART Orchestra. They regularly enjoy the beautiful parks, greenspace, and the San Marcos River.
Crystal Benavides is dedicated to creating a positive real estate experience for her clients. Her objective is to employ updated marketing strategies, bringing your home maximum exposure. She also strives to find that perfect home for buyers, accommodating all of your needs from the search stage to closing. She believes in going the extra mile for each and every client.
Crystal won "Rookie of the Year 2014" by Four River Association of Realtors, this association contains Realtor members from 5 counties.
She has become knowledgeable with many facets of real estate since coming into the business as an Office Manager for Century 21 The Excell Team in 2008. Many to include Transaction Coordinator, Brand Manger, and Property Manager.
Crystal believes in San Marcos, she was raised in this beautiful town and is a proud homeowner. Her son is following suit and is enrolled in San Marcos CISD, Texas State Strings project and Cubscouts Pack 18.
She is currently sitting on the board of Habitat for Humanity as the Secretary and enjoys giving back to the community.
Please let me introduce myself. I am Clara Brinkley; a full time licensed professional REALTOR. I have been with Century 21 Randall Morris & Associates for several years and could not have found a better or more honorable company for which to work.
As a REALTOR, specializing in residential properties, I have always brought abundant energy, dedication, experience and personal knowledge to my work. You can be assured that I will stay on top of all details of a transaction, to provide a smooth and easygoing transaction. My approach to any transaction is this "Its about the people, not the agent". I am not number 1, YOU ARE! I am passionate about the needs and goals of my clients. I pay exceptional attention to skilled negotiations, knowledgeable analysis of property values and market trends. I enjoy showing clients the best that San Marcos and Hays county has to offer.
I live in San Marcos with my husband and two crazy, loveable, spoiled Labs. In my spare time I like to read, cook, and bowl.