Michael Reyna started his real estate career in 1981 as a real estate appraiser and consultant. Early on in his career, he specialized in financial evaluations and loan work outs for such clients as the Resolution Trust Corporation and FDIC. In 1991, after serving as Executive Vice President for another appraisal firm, Mr. Reyna founded MRA Appraisal Company, a full service commercial and residential appraisal firm which today has become one of San Antonio’s premier consulting firms. Mr. Reyna presently serves as Chairman of the Board for this company.
In 1986, Mr. Reyna obtained his real estate broker’s license and began actively selling, managing and developing properties throughout the south Texas markets. In 1991, he started TC Austin Properties. Named after his two sons, this real estate firm has grown every year with sales reaching over $120 million a year. In 2008, TC Austin Realty Advisors was formed to focus on commercial real estate solutions and consulting services to include loan resolution plans, investment analysis and brokerage, asset management and project consulting services.
Mr. Reyna is a graduate of St. Mary’s University with a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Real Estate Management and holds an Associate Degree in the same discipline. Mr. Reyna’s professional real estate designations include the Certified Commercial Investment member (CCIM) awarded by the National Association of Realtors and the Certified Property Manager (CPM) designation awarded by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). In addition, he has been invited to become a member of The Counselors of Real Estate (CRE). CRE membership is extended by invitation only. To be considered for a CRE, real estate advisors must be recognized by their peers, clients, employers and the marketplace for the scope of their professional expertise, acknowledged leadership, impeccable judgement and unwavering integrity. Other designation’s Mr. Reyna holds is in the Appraisal Industry with a SRA (Senior Residential Appraiser) classification by the Appraisal Institute and other merit awards by governmental and institutional societies.
Mr. Reyna’s professional involvement includes 2002 Chairman of the Board-San Antonio Board of Realtors (SABOR) and Director for the Texas Association of Realtors (TAR). He has served as the Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Multiple Listing Service (MLS), Secretary/Treasurer on the Executive Committee, Chairman of the Budget and Finance Committee, Chairman of the Strategic Planning Committee and Chairman of the Grievance Panel of the San Antonio Board of Realtors. Additionally, Mr. Reyna has served on the Membership Diversity, as well as the Ethics and Standards Committee of the Appraisal Institute. He has also served as the Zoning Commissioner for the City of Alamo Heights, Texas.
Mike is a native of San Antonio and resides in the city with his wife, Cindy, and their two sons, T.C. and Austin.