Bray Real Estate
Phone: (970) 260-7653
Where were you born? How long have you lived in Mesa County. What do you like about it?
I was born in Pennsylvania; my parents moved to Grand Junction when I was 3 years old, so I was raised here. The greatest thing about Grand Junction and Mesa County is the people — friendly, caring people that love being a part of this community.
How long have you worked in real estate?
I started selling real estate in 1978; that is 34-plus years.
What did you do before that?
I was a sales representative for Hills Bros. coffee. Before that I worked in the grocery business and attended Mesa State College (Colorado Mesa University).
What would you consider your specialty?
I list and sell all types of property. Residential sales have always been a large part of my business, along with new construction and new subdivisions. Obviously, working so long with these types of properties I have the ability to assist people reach their goal of real estate ownership, and make a complex process easy.
What is one one tip you have for someone looking to sell a home today? What about a tip for buyers?
Same tip: Hire an agent you can trust. Sellers and buyers need to search for the agent they are comfortable with, an agent that is committed to the real estate business, a professional.
Why should someone choose you as an agent?
This business has been my profession for 34-plus years. I treat all my clients as I would want to be treated, truthfully, honestly, with a straightforward approach.
What do you enjoy doing when you’re not workings?
No. 1 is spending time with my family; my wife, kids, and grandkids. Outdoor activities, playing golf, hiking, mountain biking, my collector cars.
Any final thoughts?
Choose your agent wisely, a dedicated professional can make the real estate experience a successful and fun experience.