Home to the Dallas Cowboys, Texas Rangers, Six Flags Over Texas, Hurricane Harbor, Arlington is a hub for entertainment and tourism and is the third largest municipality in the metropolitan area of Dallas/Fort Worth and nestled right in the middle between Dallas to the east, and Fort Worth to the west,
The Parks Mall at Arlington houses numerous retail outlets and a movie theater. Arlington Highlands at Matlock Road and Interstate 20 is the entertainment hotspot with a host of upscale restaurant/bar venues, the Imrov Theater and Dave and Busters. Theater Arlington is one of the largest community theaters in the nation, and Levitt Pavillion Arlington offers 50 free concerts per year. With the relocation of the U.S. Bowling Congress, and the Bowling Proprietors Association of America and the International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame, Arlington became the world headquarters for bowling. The Arlington 4th of July Parade through Downtown, is a favorite community activity featuring floats and entries from local schools, businesses and organizations.
Those who enjoy a big city ambiance with a couple of even bigger cities on either side of it, find Arlington a good and convenient place to live with good affordability. Tourism trades and jobs at the General Motors Assembly Plant in Arlington attract residents, and the city’s proximity to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is another plus. Arlington is covered by four different independent school districts (ISDs): Arlington, Mansfield, Grand Prairie, and Kennedale. There are 85 public schools and 21 private schools in the city, as well as 10 post secondary schools. This includes the University of Texas at Arlington, which is just west of Central Arlington.
Christi has lived in the Dallas-Fort Worth area for the last 18 years. She comes from two generations of real estate professionals, spanning from residential and commercial to development sales. She moved to Dallas to pursue her business career after graduating with honors from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing and Finance. Christi learned early on the importance of listening to and providing exceptional service to her clients while working as a top-level executive for Louis Vuitton-Moet Hennessey.
In 2003, prior to launching her real estate career, Christi became the Founder and CEO of Beca Bags LLC, an international bag company serving thousands of clients worldwide. As an experienced CEO, she received many accolades for outstanding performance and service, as well as receiving the coveted Entrepreneur of the Year Award and Most Innovative Company Award. Christi loves working with her clients, understanding and meeting their needs. She also has a proven track record working with even the most demanding celebrity clientele.
Having lived in various parts of the DFW area over the last 18 years, Christi has gained an in-depth and personal knowledge of the local real estate market. Coupled with her successful managerial experience, strong negotiating skills, client driven results, and a passion for real estate, Christi has what it takes to get the job done.
Throughout her years of leadership and service, Christi brings her real estate clients invaluable knowledge for analyzing current market trends, critical decision making, quick problem solving, task management, strong personal relationships, and an unique ability to effectively communicate “across the table,” resulting in a successful collaboration favored in the best interest of her clients. She is also an active member of several leading industry organizations such as NAR, TAR and the Women’s Council of Realtors.
Whether you are buying, selling, relocating, or interested in new construction, Christi’s strong reputation and passion for her clients, coupled with her knowledge of the home buying and selling process, helps her clients achieve a successful real estate transaction based on their personalized needs and wants, while utilizing cutting edge technology, current market research and a comprehensive business strategy to exceed all of her client’s expectations.