eGreenvilleExtra is pleased to announce J.W. Ross of AltaTerra Realty and Auction is joining our contributor staff.  Mr. Ross will be writing about the latest in real estate trends, market statistics as well as buying and selling tips.

J.W.” Ross is founder and President of United Country AltaTerra Realty & Auction, LLC. He has been a Realtor® and successful real estate investor for the past fifteen years. focusing his activities to become a Texas Licensed Real Estate Broker in order to expand his need to help educate others to find their own dreams owning and/or investing in real estate assets.

Ross was raised in the Paris, Texas area giving him first-hand knowledge of the activities, the properties, and the owners in the area. It has always been his deep passion to assist sellers and buyers in the sale or purchase of farm and ranch property. His love for real estate and its rural lifestyle spills over into his professional life.

Ross joined the local United Country Office as an Associate and began his career specializing in farm and ranch properties. Within 5 years he received United Country’s Top Agent of the Year Award for selling the most properties in a system comprised of over 600 offices and 4000 agents worldwide. In addition, Ross earned the 2010 Realtor of the Year award from the Paris Board of Realtors and served in multiple capacities within the Board.

Ross developed his knowledge and leadership in the fields of commercial and agricultural real estate expanding his area of operations to include holding brokerage license in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. He is a member of the National Association of Realtors and the Texas Association of Realtors.  Ross, his charming wife, Kim, and their five children call Blossom, Texas home where they are a very active part of the community. He places the same effort working for his clients and serves all with respect and dignity.