Real Estate Agent, Galveston Island
Julie Greenwell comes to real estate with a strong background in finance after a 25 year career in the oil and gas industry with the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS); the last 7 years were spent in Project Management of Offshore Facilities in the Gulf of Mexico.
Julie grew up in Dayton, Ohio and moved to Houston in 1991. In 2009 she purchased a West Galveston beach house which she enjoyed as a second home until 2016 when she retired from ABS. She then made the full time move to Galveston to pursue island living and her dreams of becoming a Realtor.
Julie loves everything the Island has to offer and is excited to work with clients looking for an investment property, permanent residence or second home. She has a reputation for outstanding client service with 24/7 availability, utilizing strong marketing techniques, and being a skilled negotiator who keeps her client’s best interests at heart.
“I love people, love challenges, and I love to learn. I believe strongly that it is not only my duty to represent my clients to the best of my ability, but also to educate them through every step of the process. I want them to be equipped with top notch information and market insight so they can make the best decisions possible when making their purchase.”
Julie’s designations include ABR – Accredited Buyers Representative, RENE – Real Estate Negotiation Expert, SRS - Seller Representative Specialist, CTA - Certified Tourism Ambassador. Her professional associations include membership in the Houston Association of REALTORS® (HAR) and is on the Board for the Galveston Association of REALTORS® (GAR), American Shore and Beach Preservation Association member (ASBPA), Sea Isle Property Owner Association (SIPOA) Vice President, West Galveston Island Property Owner Association (WGIPOA), and Galveston Chamber of Commerce.
Julie is a member of the Galveston Historical Foundation, Turtle Island Restoration Network (Julie is part of the nesting patrol), Sea Isle Planters Bunch, Krewe of Gabrinus as float captain, and is a very active volunteer with the Galveston Humane Society as a foster for animals awaiting adoption. She actively supports the Wounded Warrior Project® and the Shriner’s Hospital for Children® in Galveston.
When she’s not busy helping real estate clients find the perfect property, you can find Julie running, kayaking or strolling the beaches of Galveston Island.