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WENDLAND & ASSOCIATES, is a seasoned Texas based real estate firm owned by Kenneth and Nancy Wendland. These principals have been involved in the acquisition, marketing, appraisal, financing, and management of real property, minerals and water projects for over 50 years. Their real estate related experiences extend across all areas of Texas and much of the western United States. During these many years, a network of highly qualified Texas real estate and financing professionals has been developed throughout most regions of the country. WENDLAND & ASSOCIATES represents Sellers and Buyers and maintains broker licenses in Texas and other states.

Kenneth H. Wendland received his Ph.D. from Texas A&M Univ. and M.S. from New Mexico State Univ. From 1970 to 1980, he served as Head of the Department of Agricultural Business and Economics at West Texas A&M University. From 1981 to 1986 he was President of Royal Mortgage and Investment, Inc. which originated residential and commercial real estate loans throughout Texas and Oklahoma.

At the time the company was sold with its production offices, annual loan volume exceeded $100 Million. Royal Financial was then formed to provide Texas real estate and business loan services. Total value of real estate and financing projects in which Kenneth has participated is in excess of $1.0 Billion.

He has a lifetime of farming and ranching experience and served as an officer, director and committeeman to various state and national livestock associations and professional organizations, and has been a guest speaker and lecturer at numerous seminars. Dr. Wendland was appointed by the Governor of Texas to: the Select Committee on North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA); the Texas 2000 Commission – West Texas Agricultural Task Force; and served as Chairman of The Texas State Property Tax Board Appeal Pl .

Kenneth has written a series of articles for lands and livestock publications, concerning ranch income, land investment and considerations. He has considerable experience in dealing with complicated 1031 exchanges and estate situations.

Nancy F. Wendland received a B.S. from Southwest Texas State Univ. and was an elementary teacher in public schools. She was licensed as a Texas real estate broker in 1978 and later became an instructor for numerous continuing education courses in Texas real estate.

As Vice President of Royal Mortgage and Investment, she became a designated loan underwriter and direct loan endorsement for numerous mortgage companies and savings and loans. She has extensive experience in contract negotiations, preparing loans, and transaction closings.

Nancy loves people and has had lots of experience in sales, marketing, and finance. She is fourth generation of pioneer ranching families who settled various counties of southwest Texas with great grandfathers who served as early day Texas Rangers.

Kenneth and Nancy have been married 50 years, have 3 married daughters and eight grandchildren. They are active members of the First United Methodist Church, and support local FFA and Ag projects for the youth and several Christian organizations.

In summary, there is 80+ years of experience between Kenneth and Nancy as Brokers of rural real estate. They have extensive backgrounds of ranching, farming, and related enterprises. Kenneth’s education and experience in agriculture and finance along with Nancy’s extensive background and application of marketing and finance skills, makes them an unbeatable team to assist any buyer or seller in obtaining their texas property.