After serving as a Waco fire fighter more than a decade, Alex decided to get his real estate license in 2017. While still on shift at the fire station every third day, much of his time is now devoted to working hard to help clients find their dream property or sell at the best price.
Alex grew up in small towns across North Central Texas and graduated from Milford High School in 1999. He has lived in McLennan County for 20 years and has seen the exciting growth in the area. He recognized that with this growth has come a high demand for property and the need for professional and ethical real estate agents.
He and his wife bought their first home in 2004, and that’s when he began to be intrigued by the real estate process. After buying and selling their 5th property, he decided to turn his passion for buying and selling properties into a career.
Alex has become a top producer over the past two years and works hard for his clients. His honed his skills in pricing, negotiating, matching clients’ needs with the right property and helping them through the often-complicated process of buying or selling.
He and his family worship at First Baptist Church Waco, and they recently bought a Texas ranchette in Northern McLennan County.
Ashish (AC) Bhakta has made Coastal Bend his home for the past 15 years. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Midwestern State University and is a graduate of Carrizo High School. AC epitomizes integrity, energy, hard work and creative service in every detail of selling and buying transactions for his clients.
AC started his sales habit at the age of fourteen, selling his lawn services to local neighborhoods. He is passionate about the needs and goals of his clients, he specializes in bringing peace of mind to home sellers and buyers who have previously struggled with selling their home on their own or with another agent.
By making a career leap that span over 15 years inselling medical device, and providing medical service, AC developed a love for cultivating a deal. He earned his real estate license in 2020 and wasted no time in marketing himself around Coastal Bend. He has already experienced early success in acquiring a real estate deal via joint venture for his business partners.
A native of Arlington, Texas, Nathan is a graduate of Arlington High School class of 2007 and attended the University of Texas at Arlington class of 2014.
Throughout high school and college, Nathan worked various sales jobs and assisted with mission trips which led him to develop a love for service and building relationships. He is currently employed by the City of Waco Fire Department where he puts his life on the line to serve those in need. Like most first responders, Nathan enjoys the flexible schedule that the fire department offers.
Nathan earned his Texas Real Estate license in February of 2018 and has developed an affinity for the real estate process.
Nathan is newly married to an incredible woman named Marcie, and they have started their life together in Grand Prairie. They enjoy hiking, board games, exploring new restaurants and look forward to starting a family soon. Nathan and Marcie attend First Baptist Church in Grand Prairie and are looking forward to serving their community together.
We are excited about Nathan's future on the United Country Real Estate |Twin Bends, LLC team. He brings with him a burning desire to serve people during the biggest investment decision in their lives. His proven track record of early success has shown his eagerness to help facilitate buyers and sellers alike in all facets of the real estate transaction.
In Nathan's own words, “I work hard, so my clients don’t have to!”
Bryan’s Central Texas roots started in Belton Texas, but he cut his teeth in the city of Robinson where his family grew up. He is a graduate of Robinson High School class of 84’.
As a young man, he started a career in route sales in the beverage industry and ran a route that spanned a five-county area. The last twenty years of his career with the Nestle Group, he served as the Manager for the Home and Office water division in North Texas. In this position he and his team were recognized as the top-selling team for many consecutive years during their National Sales events.
Bryan and his wife have been married for 32 years and have three children and one grandson. Their devotion to each other since High School has laid a tremendous foundation for their family. Together, they have raised their kids in Robinson. Bryan has had the privilege of coaching his son’s little league teams and served the Robinson Little league as a four-year board member with two years as the President. He and his family attend Crossroads Fellowship church where he serves as a greeter on Sundays, so swing on by!
Bryan spent many summers on his grandad’s and uncle’s farms. The time on the farm helped to develop a deep love for Central Texas land and the animals that inhabit its various geographical areas. As he has stated, “the words of my Grandfather still echo in the halls of my mind; we should always leave the land in better shape than we found it!”
Since joining Twin Bends Realty, Bryan has been a top-producer and built a vast network of clientele and experience in all things related to rural real estate. He would love the opportunity to show you what a difference it makes to have a realtor that will put your interest first in every deal.
James’ Central Texas roots run deep. He is the fifth generation to be born and raised in Elm Mott, TX. James attended Connally High School class of 98’. He holds and Associates degree in fire Science.
The love of music and the great outdoors were inherent in James’ youth. He worked various jobs throughout High School. James had family that are members of the Waco Fire Department, so he entered the fire academy upon graduation from Connally. He has served the Central Texas community for the past 20 years at the Department and absolutely loves his job and the comradery that goes with it. His current rank is Engineer/Driver for Truck 1 out of East Waco.
Being a firefighter allows James a flexible schedule and through his contacts at Station 1, he developed an interest in real estate and the ability to serve his community outside of the fire station. His love for the great outdoors and living in the country has led him to Twin Bends Realty.
He and his wife Monica are the proud parents of two. They enjoy their quiet time as a family and James keeps his son busy working around the house on his days off. James loves working on cars and has played in various bands throughout Central Texas. He is also a Mason and is currently a member of the Baylor Masonic Lodge.
In James’ own words, “Hard work pays off. I am focused, dedicated, and ready to work hard for you.”
Before moving to Temple in 2015, Stephen grew up on a ranch just outside of Athens, TX. It was there he learned the fundamentals of labor by tending to the day-to-day maintenance and responsibilities that came with living on a cattle ranch. As a teenager, Stephen became more involved with the church of First Presbyterian in Athens and also volunteered his time with organizations such as Grace Presbytery and AmeriCorps on mission trips.
After graduating from Athens High School in 2009, Stephen moved to Tyler, TX where he worked as a personal trainer and a firearm salesman while obtaining an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from Tyler Junior College.
In 2015, Stephen and his wife moved to Temple where they have developed relationships in the community and have grown to love the Central Texas area. He now works as a Firefighter for the City of Temple. Stephen enjoys the 24/48 schedule that the Fire Department offers. The flexibility of a set schedule has allowed Stephen the time to pursue his interest in real estate and obtain his Texas Real Estate license.
While selling firearms, Stephen developed a love for cultivating a deal. He earned his real estate license in 2019 and wasted no time in marketing himself around Central Texas. He has already experienced early success in helping clients buy and sell.
Stephen brings a high level of energy and determination to the table and works hard to close the best deal for his clients. In his words,
“Whether you’re buying or selling, I strive to exceed your expectations.”
Daryl Weems has made Central Texas his home for the past 21 years. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Management from the University of Phoenix and is a graduate of Katy High School.
Daryl owned and operated a construction company that built many homes in and around the greater Waco area. It was during this time that Daryl became interested in the real estate sales side of construction and knew that his extensive construction background would benefit buyers and sellers alike.
He earned his real estate license and 2008, became a licensed broker in 2011, and holds the designation as an accredited land consultant/ALC. He is also a graduate of the Texas Real Estate Leadership program 2010.
Daryl and his wife Suzanne have three children and enjoy spending time on their property in Crawford. They are active members of the First Baptist Church of Waco and both serve on church committees.
As life would have it, Daryl and his wife are extremely busy with kid activities. Daryl helps coach the various sports that his kids participate in and enjoys mission trips to Ecuador. He also serves as the President for North Bosque Water Supply Corporation of which he has been a board member since 2014.