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The Young Team



Bill and Alice both graduated from North Kansas City High School. Bill attended William Jewell College in Liberty, MO, and Central Missouri State in Warrensburg, MO.  Alice graduated from Southwest Missouri State University in Springfield, MO with a degree in Social Work. (She has always liked to help people.)

They both attended the Real Estate Prep School prior to obtaining their licenses. Bill graduated from the Floyd Wickman nationally recognized Real Estate Training Program.  Alice completed a Certifield Senior Advisor course in 2003-2004 which focused on servicing the needs of senior citizens.

They both keep up to date with continuing education - often completing more courses than is required so they can better service their clients.  They subscribe to and read several professional periodicals as well as on-line publications so that they stay on the cutting edge of their profession.


Alice has received the GRI designation. 

GRI stands for Graduate REALTOR  Institute and is a nationally recognized profession real estate designation.  It is considered the nation's number one real estate designation. and may only be earned after successfully completeing a rigorous educational program. This program requires 92 hours of live course instruction for a statewide faculty selected because of extensive experience in their own areas of expertise. GRI is recognized nationawide as the standard for real estate professionalism and knowledge.

Bill has received the ABR designation.

The Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designation is the benchmark of excellence in buyer representation.  This coveted designation is awarded by the Real Estate BUYER'S AGENT Council (REBAC), an affiliate of the National Association of  REALTORS, to real estate practitioners who meet the specified educational and practical experience criteria . 


Professional Memberships

Both Bill and Alice are members of the

  • National Association of Realtors (NAR)
  • Missouri Association of Realtor (MAR)
  • Kansas City Regional Association of Realtors (KCRAR)
  • Heartland Multiple Listing Service (MLS)
  • Centralized Showing Services (CSS)

       Bill is also a member of the Real Estate Buyer's Agents Council