Grand Junction real estate company selected as HUD properties listing agent

Real Estate West in Grand Junction has been selected as an exclusive listing agent for Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) properties for the HomeTelos/First Preston Co.

HomeTelos/First Preston Company, based in Dallas, specializes in marketing real estate owned by government agencies, institutions and mortgage banking companies.

Real Estate West was among 400 firms selected out of 4,000 that applied nationwide. Tina Harbin, managing broker and owner of Real Estate West, said her firm was selected on the basis of its financial stability, experienced agents and proposed marketing plans.

Sheri Namer-Griego will serve as the exclusive listing agent at Real Estate West, although the team also will include Edna Davis, Martha Debruin, Ken Elliot, Denise Henning, Angela Ingle, Jose Lucero, Diane O’Neal, Ted Ryczek and Orrin Thompson. Griego plans to offer seminars for other real estate agents and lenders to explain the process of showing and writing offers on HUD properties.

Real Estate West opened in April 2007 and currently ranks among the top 10 real estate offices in Western Colorado for volume based on numbers from the Multiple Listing Service. For more information, call 243-7100.