We ARE Invest Home Pro!
Brant is a full-time real estate investor, business owner, business coach, speaker, realtor and bestselling author. He has been featured on Fox News as a Real Estate expert and hosts local seminars and training events.
Brant is a proverbial ‘rags to riches’ story, while living in an apartment and having no money, he was able to purchase his first investment property on a credit card! He went on to by 10 properties that same year with no money down and since that time has gone on to purchase, renovate, flip and rent hundreds of homes and owns a portfolio of rental properties in the millions and continues to flip houses and take part in a variety of real estate projects, including new home construction and development.
In addition to Brant’s real estate pursuits, he’s an active entrepreneur as owner of a coaching and consulting business. One of his companies, Invest Home Pro, was recognized by Inc. 5000 as one of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies.
Brant is also a licensed Realtor with eXp Realty. His primary focus with eXp is to help agent’s grow their business by becoming a shareholder in their own company and celebrate in the company’s financial success as well as helping them to build recurring revenue models.
Brant is a former police officer who prides himself on integrity and serving others. He is a husband and father of five and enjoys helping and teaching people to experience the freedom and success he has achieved through successfully investing in real estate.
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Thalia – Admin@InvestHomePro.com
Thalia Juarez is the Administrative Assistant to Brant Philips. She has over 6 years of experience in office work and some accounting. Thalia got her associates from Le Cordon Bleu and persuade a career as a pasty chef working as a cake decorator for one of Houston’s best bakeries. After a few years she decided to go back to school at The University of Houston Sugar Land to get her degree in Accounting, which she is currently working for. Thalia devotes her free time to family, baking, and reading.
Jessica – Support@InvestHomePro.com
Jessica J Barado is a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in English graduate in 2014. She has always been a top student during her school years. One week after her graduation, she started working in BPO industries and was able to achieve the highest commendation award for being the most Outstanding Employee from her last company. She’s also able to pass her Civil Service Commission and got her Eligibility in 2016.
Jessica is a bread winner to her family of 6 members. Always on for a challenge and consider that everyday is a learning process. She believes that “every strike brings her closer to the next home run” as Babe Ruth says and that’s why she keeps on striking.
She’s been happily working with the company since 2016 up to the present. Her strong work ethic, passion and commitment to work has been proven from her day to day work. She earned the Company’s highest achievement award during the Assessment period; therefore making her the Rockstar of the team.
Tammy is our transaction coordinator for resale, flip and rental purchases and sales. With over 30 years experience in real estate, Tammy avails important knowledge from filling out contracts,through the purchasing, selling and closing processes, to that final meeting at the closing table.
After college, Tammy pursued her career in real estate, more specifically in the title industry.She began working for a large title company in Houston in the administrative field and became interested in the closing process. She left Houston and moved to a small town which lead to working for the title company there where she had to learn it all and do it all – process, close,fund, and issue policies. It was at this small title company where her mentor, James Kirkendall,taught her everything she knows and nominated her for Young Title Person of the Year to which she won. Her husband’s career later led them back to the city where she continued to work in the title industry until she retired in 2016.
In retirement, she decided she wanted to stay connected to the real estate industry, which is how she came to work for Invest Home Pro as a transaction coordinator. Tammy devotes her spare time being with her grandchildren, family, volunteering and church. She also likes to spend time biking, hiking, going to the mountains, being with friends, and is currently exploring
the world of quilting.
Will McDonald – SellFast@InvestHomePro.com
William “Will” McDonald is a licensed real estate agent in Houston Texas. Born and raised in the Houston area he has a wide array of knowledge about all the hidden treasures and secrets that Houston has to offer. William has achieved the rank of Eagle Scout Through the pursuit of knowledge and giving back to the community at an early age. A graduate of Stephen F Austin university in Nacogdoches Texas, William holds a degree in agricultural economics and business administration.
William started in business young selling bubblegum in the early years of his schooling, graduating to an online electronics store in high school, followed by buying and selling cars and running a car dealership while in college to pay for a great portion of tuition and college expenses.
William takes pride in taking life head on as well as being creative and resourceful in finding resolutions to problems. Texas real estate and property is William’s favorite topic to discuss and study, declaring real estate investment as his career pursuit right as he graduated from college.
When William is not discussing deals or talking about real estate in general he can be found doing home-improvement projects, working on a vehicle, or spending time with family and friends going on trips and travels abroad.
William believes in a straightforward, honest and factual approach to all dealings with Clients, friends and family.
Kathryn Thaxton – Agent@InvestHomePro.com
Kathryn graduated with honors from Texas A&M University with a degree in Business. She quickly received her real estate license and currently assists in all house acquisitions and sales at Invest Home Pro. Kathryn loves the teamwork aspect of real estate and says her background in soccer taught her to collaborate with others to accomplish a goal… and have fun doing it! Her hobbies include backpacking, mission work and reading the entire Wikipedia page of random subjects.