As the broker and owner of Drayton Realty, LLC, Donna promises to listen to your real estate vision and find the perfect solution for you. She will coach you with your own needs and desires in mind and answer all of your questions clearly and honestly. Donna knows that the real value lies in you and your continuing business, friendship, and complete satisfaction, not just a one-time business transaction. She specializes in residential/farm &ranch sales in the local, state, and national markets but can assist you in any area of real estate.
Donna has been described as straight forward, happy, outgoing, tenacious, ethical, goal-oriented, and a problem solver with attention to detail. Because of these qualities, she will tell you the truth and thoroughly explain both the advantages and disadvantages of any real estate decision you are considering. Donna has an exceptional understanding of the importance of clear and concise communication between all parties in a real estate transaction. In fact, Donna understands this so well, that she was voted one of the top 3% of real estate agents in South/Central Texas for customer satisfaction in 2011-2019 as shown in Texas Monthly magazine. Donna has been awarded many awards over her career to include: Top 12 Residential agent 2017 & 2018 and Top 50 agent 2015 & 2016 by the San Antonio Business Journal. In addition, Donna was awarded the Platinum Top 50 Winner Award for 2019 based on not only her sales volume but education, industry participation and civic leadership.
Her skill comes from an impressive 24year background in real estate and a commitment to continuing education. Donna strives to continually improve herself and stay current on all market strategies. Her dedication can be seen in the designations displayed after her name:
Broker/Owner: Donna has successfully completed over 800 hours of real estate education in addition to those required to obtain a real estate license in Texas. These hours as well as her documented work history in the field of real estate have allowed her to earn a Broker’s license and successfully operate her own business.
- GRI, Graduate, REALTOR Institute: Considered the nation’s number one real estate designation, these three letters mean that Donna has received advanced course instruction with greater detail in various areas of real estate. These courses are set apart for Realtors who wish to go above and beyond in their field.
- CHMS, Certified Home Marketing Specialist: This certification focuses on real estate marketing and real estate staging. Donna has learned low-cost, high-impact staging techniques, and the psychology of color and buyer appeal as well as in-depth marketing ideas.
- ABR, Accredited Buyer Representative: Less than 30% of agents have this designation. Donna has gone the extra mile by completing specialized training in delivering the best in buyer-representation services. She also has an established track record with proven experience in representing the concerns of home buyers. With Donna, you will be served and not sold. Your interests become her interests.
- MRP, Military Relocation Professional – This certification is for real estate professionals that want to work with current and former military service members to find housing solutions that best suit the needs of the veteran to take full advantage of available benefits and support.
- SRES, Senior Real Estate Specialist: This designation is designed to help maturing Americans when selling, buying, relocating, or refinancing residential or investment properties.
- Multi-Million Dollar Producer: To earn this title, an agent must have closed over 2 Million Dollars in real estate transactions. Donna continually surpasses that amount each year. Donna has produced over 12 Million in volume for the past 7 years. This girl knows what she is doing!
Real Estate Consultant
Phone: (210) 683-1150
Bio: Jeanie Czerminski is a full time Real Estate Consultant with Drayton Realty, working with home buyers, sellers and investors in San Antonio and the surrounding Hill Country. Jeanie grew up in South Florida, and graduated in 1989 from University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise and Sport Science. She then continued her post graduate education at Life University, School of Chiropractic in Atlanta, GA and graduated Cum Laude in 1995. She then moved to San Antonio in 1995. Real Estate became Jeanie’s passion in 2010. Jeanie’s two children are her pride and joy. Her family also includes her Ragdoll cats, a barn cat, a couple of dogs and a horse. Jeanie will walk you through the buying process, help you locate schools, provide neighborhood demographics and community services.
Ashley Simkins, SRS
REAL ESTATE CONSULTANT
Areas served: Northeast San Antonio, Schertz, Cibolo, Converse, Universal City
Specialties: Buyer’s Agent, Listing Agent
Designations: Seller Representative Specialist
Bio: “I love being able to walk clients through the process of buying or selling their home. I thoroughly enjoy working with first time home buyers as I get to be a part of their journey to home ownership. I strive to ensure a smooth transaction from start to finish to make sure that my clients have the best experience possible.”
If you are looking for a detail oriented person that truly cares about taking care of you then Ashley is the agent you are wanting!
Real Estate Consultant
Phone: (210) 373-1103
Bio: Bryan Drayton is a third generation Realtor born and raised in the San Antonio surrounding area. Bryan worked as a sales associate for a national builder for three years and learned many facets of the industry from contracts to closings. Having worked directly for a builder gives Bryan an abundance of experience valuable to new home buying customers. Bryan is currently working to complete his Business Management degree from Texas A&M University while selling real estate full time.
Bryan has a great attitude, is easy to work with, and is ready to help you with all of your real estate needs. He is a buyer agent for Drayton Realty that specializes in residential and farm and ranch sales. He is definitely the agent you want for a new home build as his years of experience in new home sales will benefit you. If you are looking for someone that is hard working, honest and not afraid to work then Bryan is the agent for you!
REAL ESTATE CONSULTANT
Phone: (210) 373-1103
Lisa was born and raised in London, England, where she worked in international business, shipping, and insurance for more than 20 years, with Thomas Miller Corporation. At Thomas Miller, Lisa worked her way up to an executive level position as part of a team responsible for overseeing the insurance needs of several global cruise lines and shipping firms. Lisa left Thomas Miller in 2009 to move to the United States, she went back to school, earned a degree, and has spent the last several years working in real estate and community involvement.
In 2016 Lisa joined the Drayton Realty team, where she has turned her experience in business and real estate towards her passion for community service. Lisa understands investing in a home is one of the most important financial decision’s a person can make, and is thrilled to be a part of the decision-making process for San Antonio area families in search of their next home or investment property. Lisa understands that good business is built on relationships of trust and is determined to earn yours. She understands the complexities of relocating and has first-hand experience as a military spouse. Lisa’s skill comes rom her over achieving personality and dedication to higher education. Lisa has managed to not only help people buy and sell millions of dollars of real estate but to get several designations to enhance her customer service through education.
Lisa currently has:
ABR, Accredited Buyer Representative: Less than 30% of agents have this designation. Lisa has gone the extra mile by completing specialized training in delivering the best in buyer- representation services. She also has proven herself as a professional who cares while representing the concerns of home buyers. Lisa cares about her clients and it shows.
MRP, Military Relocation Professional – This certification is for real estate professionals that want to work with current and former military service members to find housing solutions that best suit the needs of the veteran to take full advantage of available benefits and support.
SRES, Senior Real Estate Specialist: This designation is designed to help maturing Americans when selling, buying, relocating, or refinancing residential or investment properties.