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Virginia Lazenby Recognized As Certified Senior Downsizing Coach By The Seniors Real Estate Institute

After completing the Seniors Real Estate Institute (SREI) Senior Downsizing Coaching Skills Training, seven of my peers from across the country and I have been named Certified Senior Downsizing Coaches, qualified to provide professional guidance to longtime homeowners contemplating or planning late-life relocations. These moves are more complex, involving both emotional and logistical challenges not […]


Georgetown Wins Workforce Development Alliance Award

The Georgetown Workforce Development Alliance, which includes the City of Georgetown, Georgetown Chamber of Commerce, and Georgetown Independent School District, was awarded the Texas Economic Development Council’s 2017 Workforce Excellence Award for population 40,001 to 100,000 at the TEDC 2017 Mid-Year Conference. The alliance is a collaborative community effort to align quality education needs with […]




Platinum Top 50 Finalist Award

What a way to finish the year!  Once again, I am honored to be a Platinum Top 50 Finalist and counted among the elite of the Greater Austin Area REALTOR® community in 2017. Platinum Top 50 annually awards fifty residential REALTORS® for their outstanding achievements in sales, education, industry participation and civic leadership.   Often referred […]


Learning To “Lead With Heart” At 2nd Annual Seniors Real Estate Institute’s Legacy Conference

I just returned from an amazing two days with my fellow Certified Senior Housing Professionals at the 2nd annual Seniors Real Estate Institute’s exclusive Legacy Conference, held at Grapevine TX (in the Dallas/Fort Worth/Dallas area) on Oct. 19th and 20th. The conference theme was “Lead with Heart” — all about balancing care and candor in serving […]