Work with Houston Realtors that allow you to “buy and sell smart”
Reyna Group is comprised of native Houstonians as well as agents from all parts of the United States and several different countries. The firm is able to cater to clients from all areas with agents fluent in Spanish, French, and German to name a few, so both native Houstonians and international clients feel at ease working with their agents.
With knowledge of Houston’s different neighborhoods, school districts, shopping, and restaurants, any Reyna Group agent can help you find your dream home in the perfect part of the city.
Reyna Group is here to help each buyer through the full real estate transaction, placing them in the home of their dreams.
The most crucial element of being a realtor is committing your full attention to clients. Cheryl Barta is a full time agent experienced in handling all aspects of your real estate needs. Offering exemplary service distinguishes her as a true professional. A third generation Houstonian, she understands the market. Cheryl grew up in Oak Forest and The Heights. She supports and volunteers with Houston Food Bank, Friends for Life and Candlelighters. Cheryl will work diligently to help you whether it is marketing a house to sell or finding that perfect home.
As a native Texan & Houstonian, Chris Garza leverages his passion for this great city and years of experience from multiple Real Estate related industries for each of his clients. Formally a Leasing Director for luxury mid-rise & high-rise properties, and currently the Listing Coordinator for a Top 10 Producing Agent, Chris offers an array of knowledge and expertise for his clients looking to buy or sell their homes. Chris is an experienced negotiator & proficient in listing/marketing high-end homes and ensures his clients’ journey to the closing table is uncomplicated. When Chris isn’t working, he enjoys coffee, cycling, live music, and spending time with his partner and 2 dogs.
Chris is a native Houstonian and has resided in many different parts of the city. A University of Houston business graduate, his passion for real estate began early on as a personal hobby of buying, selling and investing in homes in the Houston area. His experience as the Director of Operations for a national moving company spanning 12 years has galvanized his dedication towards serving his clients needs especially during significant life events. Putting his clients first, he lives by his core values of Transparency, Integrity, Urgency and Communication. Whether you are buying or selling your home, Chris will work relentlessly to ensure that you have the best experience possible. When Chris isn’t making homeownership dreams come true for his clients, he enjoys spending time outdoors and with his family biking or swimming. Chris Kersey lives in the Garden Oaks/Oak Forest area with his wife Alexandra and son Brooks.
Christy is enthusiastic, attentive, organized, and driven to help people. As a former teacher, Christy is very structured with her time and used to managing appointments, meetings, and planning for success. She is always watching the trends in the Houston area to help potential buyers and sellers. Christy truly believes there is nothing more fulfilling than seeing her clients sell at the best possible price and find their perfect home!
Clay Zapalac is a Houston native who graduated from the University of Houston. He is active in the community and holds many leadership roles in organizations that are dedicated to service. His core values are honesty, integrity, and hard work, and believes in putting his clients first. If you are a home buyer looking to purchase your first home or a seasoned homeowner looking for their dream home, someone who needs to list your current home for sale, a real estate investor, or just looking to lease a new pad; give Clay a call.
Ginny Lee has been passionate about real estate ever since moving to the Houston area over 12 years ago. Ginny always knew that she wanted to chart a path helping others and found her true calling in real estate serving her clients and guiding them through one of the biggest investments of their lives. Her enthusiastic, can-do attitude and caring nature is ideal for identifying each client's desires in their real estate needs. She prides herself in researching the market daily to keep up with the ever changing pace of the city’s progression. Ginny takes great pleasure in volunteering her time and giving back to various organizations in the Houston area.
Lindy has always been drawn to the real estate industry and has a knack for helping clients through their real estate transactions. She has a strong work ethic with the dedication, creativity, and integrity to ensure an exceptional buying or selling experience. Her education from University of Houston and years as a Landman in the oil and gas industry, served as an outstanding platform for implementing extraordinary negotiation skills and ability to communicate. She brings passion, professionalism and commitment to every transaction, regardless of its size. Whether representing a buyer or a seller, Lindy consistently provides each client with the best service possible. “I’m passionate about my profession,” she says. “Real estate is a demanding, full-time job, and I am 100% committed to my clients.” Attention to detail in working with home owners is her strength. Lindy understands the importance of staying connected with her clients throughout the entire process of buying or selling a home. Outside of work, Lindy is a dedicated wife and mother and participates in numerous charities and social functions.
As an agent who's a specialist in the Inner Loop of Houston, I bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate here. It's not the same everywhere, so you need someone you can trust for up-to-date information. I am eager to serve you.
Find Your Next Home: You need someone who knows this area inside and out! I can work with you to find the right home at the right price for you, including all the neighborhood amenities that matter - not to mention the essential criteria you have for your ideal home
Sell a Home: When it's time to move, you need someone who will advertise your home, show to prospective buyers, negotiate the purchase contract, arrange financing, oversee the inspections, handle all necessary paperwork and supervise the closing. I can take care of everything you need, from start to close.
Consult on Home Selling Tactics: Oftentimes buyers don't visualize living in your home the way you do. I can make your home attractive to its ideal audience - which can help you get top dollar. Things like staging the home, making repairs or minor improvements, or even simply painting the walls can be the difference between a home resting on the market and one that's sold fast.
Madeline was raised in a Real Estate family in Ohio, Madeline graduated from The Ohio State University's prestigious Max M. Fisher College of Business. She earned a BSBA in Business Marketing and Logistics and a minor in Spanish. She studied in Granada, Spain and has traveled throughout Europe, South America, Northern Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Beginning her career at Crane Worldwide in Minneapolis, she managed the international transport of heart valves and medical devices for St. Jude Medical and Medtronic. Moving to Houston with Crane Worldwide, Madeline became Account Supervisor for the Halliburton account while managing day-to-day operations and a team of twelve.
Madeline's experiences have required perseverance, tenacity and negotiation, and communication skills as she worked with a diverse, high-profile and international customer base. Today, as a real estate professional, she is bringing those same skills and talents to an equally broad spectrum of clients. As an agent who's a specialist in the Inner Loop of Houston, she brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate. Passionate about people and relationships, Madeline creates a positive experience for both sides in any property transaction. Her business approach is direct and successful: she listens to the client's needs and then assures an honest and efficient transaction.
Madeline believes in being an active part of her community. She volunteers with the Recipe for Success Foundation, teaching children how to grow a variety of plants (which are there on the school grounds) and then how to cook meals with the plants they have grown. She also hand makes blankets to donate to the Texas Children's Hospital and spends time with the Houston Food Bank, preparing meals for afterschool programs throughout the city.
Mel Reyna, the company’s Founder, has had over 30 years of success as a leading real estate agent and neighborhood pioneer. He is consistently ranked among the top 25 residential real estate agents in Houston by the Houston Business Journal and he believes this success directly attributes to his simple mantra – “always treat clients as you would expect to be treated yourself.” Without a doubt, his philosophy works, as this dynamic agent continues to significantly impact the industry across the city. Honesty distinguishes this experienced pro, who’s number one priority is to ensure that his clients avoid getting too wrapped up in the emotions involved with a transaction. “Always buy and sell smart,” Mel stresses, comforting clients with the fact that he will do whatever it takes – working as long as needed – to negotiate the best deal.
Michelle’s knowledge, professionalism and experience in the real estate industry runs in her blood. A native Houstonian, Michelle has been a licensed realtor since 2006. In sharing her passion for real estate and keen eye for design, she puts every bit of effort into finding her clients the perfect deal. Her energy is relentless from start to finish. Whether you are buying or selling your home, you want a smooth transaction at the best possible price and Michelle knows how to close the deal for you.
Shortly after Okwha's birth in Seoul, Korea, her family moved to North Carolina to pursue the American Dream. She learned first hand what it took to be a business owner, helping out in her mother's wig shop at the age of five. Their hard work began to pay off and their family business expanded into several clothing boutiques, where she worked after school and weekends. It was during these years that Okwha learned about the reward from providing excellent customer service, a skill that has stuck with her over the years. As she oversaw the entire operation of her family's business, they ultimately developed a strip center, where their business occupied 25,000 square feet and grew into a multimillion wholesale distributor. After graduating high school at 16, Okwha attended Campbell University, where she studied law and political science. In 2003, with her husband Scott and son Tyler, she moved to Northwest Houston, where she was the Head Attendance at Cy Ranch High School until she became a licensed Realtor in 2011. A couple of years later they moved inside of the loop and her real estate business began to expand throughout Houston. Okwha loves everything about real estate, especially knowing that she gets to share in her clients' lives, along with helping create a positive change for the next stage of their lives. Whether it's first time homebuyers, or investors, Okwha always values her client's time and creates raving fans with her expedient responses and resourceful data. When not selling real estate, Okwha enjoys traveling the world, enjoying great meals and wine, and spending time with her three beloved Bichons. She and Scott are investors in several popular bars and restaurants inside the loop, along with a craft beer company. They are supporters of the American Cancer Society, an organization that they hold strong and close to their hearts. Okwha's clients and friends know her as O. When it comes to superior service, integrity and client satisfaction, "O Knows"--her branding that came organically from her many satisfied clients.
Travis couples a formal education in architecture and design with many years of experience in investing, developing, and managing several residential properties to find properties that meet each client's needs and boost their bottom line. Travis is known for his strong comps, his instincts in marketplace trends, and deep knowledge in building materials and maintenance.