• James (Jim) Clauson, CDEI, DREI Candidate, REALTOR®
    Broker, School Administrator
    Phone:   228-354-8585
    Email:     coastalreport@gmail.com

    RET. First Sergeant Jim Clauson (E8)

    Jim has had a distinguished career in the U.S. Army. He served this country for 20 years which included two tours in Vietnam. He retired at the age of 38 in 1986.

    He received his bachelor's degree from San Diego State University. He is also a former high school teacher at the Army-Navy Academy in San Diego.

    He met his wife Leslie in California where she was a real estate Broker. They formed a successful business combining Jim's construction background and Leslie's real estate experience. (Coastal Income Properties, Inc.) They specialized in Residential Income Properties, 1031 tax deferred exchanges and income property flips. They have actively continued to hold a portfolio of properties.

    In 2006 Jim and Leslie moved to Mississippi with the desire to retire. Instead, they became brokers in Mississippi and purchased the Real Estate Training Institute (RETI), in Biloxi.

    Jim Clauson is a Mississippi, Louisiana, New York Broker and Instructor at RETI, the CEO/Broker for Clauson Realty and a Consultant at Leslie's company, Coastal Services.

    Jim is a member of National Association of Realtors, Mississippi Association of Realtors and Gulf Coast Association of Realtors. He holds a certification as a BPO Specialist. His past affiliations include California Association of Realtors, Pacific West Association of Realtors and California Apartment Association.
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    Education:
    • Broker – Mississippi
    • Broker – Louisiana
    • Broker – New York
    • San Diego State University
    Affiliations and Certifications:
    • DREI Candidate
    • Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR®)
    • Military Relocation Professional (MRP)
    • Short Sales and Foreclosure Resources (SFR)
    • REALTOR®
    Services Provided:
    • Real Estate Instruction
    • Real Estate Brokerage
    • Professional Development
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  • Hollye Burks Granier, REEA BOARD OF DIRECTORS, CDEI, DREI Candidate, REALTOR®
    Senior Instructor – REALTOR® – Instructor of the Year four consecutive years
    Phone:   228-354-8585
    Email:     hollye.sold@gmail.com

    Hollye Granier, REALTOR, MRP, ABR, CDEI .

    Broker-Owner at Turn Key Realty Group .

    Proud Active Member of:
    Northwest Mississippi Association of Realtors Board
    National Association of Realtors
    Real Estate Buyer's Agent Council of the National Association of REALTORS®
    Real Estate Educators Association
    Mississippi Real Estate Commission

    Member of the Hernando Chamber of Commerce & The Southaven Chamber of Commerce

    Instructor for Real Estate Training Institute
    *Pre-Licensing, Post-Licensing, Continuing Ed
    NAR Certification & Designation Classes

    Recipient Award for 2016 NWMAR Leadership Course

    Recipient of the Horizon Award

    Certified Relocation Specialist

    Completion Certificate of IDW1 and IDW2

    Sponsor Organizer for 2016 NWMAR – 5K Lymphoma Run in North MS

    Active Local Community Soccer Coach for 4k-5k

    Award Recipient for the Million+ Dollar Producer Club

    Winner of the 2017 Realtor of the Year Award
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    Affiliations and Certifications:
    • National Associations of Realtors®
    • Real Estate Educators Association (REEA)
    • Certified Distance Education Instructor (CDEI)
    • Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR®)
    • Military Relocation Professional (MRP)
    Services Provided:
    • Real Estate Instruction
    • Professional Development
    • Online Delivery
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  • Leslie Clauson, CDEI, DREI Leadership Council
    Broker / Instructor / MBTI® Certified Practitioner
    Phone:   228-354-8585
    Email:     information@msrealtycourses.com

    Distinguished Real Estate Instructor
    DREI Leadership Council

    Real Estate Licenses:
    CA Broker
    MS Broker

    Companies:
    Real Estate Training Institute, MS – Broker/Owner
    EXCEL Yourself® – MBTI Certified Practitioner
    Coastal Services, CA and MS – Broker / Owner (Property Management)
    Clauson Realty, Mississippi – Consultant / Owner
    Coastal Income Properties, Inc., Long Beach, CA – CEO

    Author / Publisher:  (Leslie Clauson's Books)
    Mississippi Real Estate Exam
    InFormed
    Passing the Mississippi Real Estate License Law Exam 
    MREC Forms and the Laws That Made Them Happen
    Real Estate Training Institute – The Missing Workbook
    Mississippi Real Estate License Law Exam – State-Specific Workbook
    Tennessee Real Estate Workbook
    The Real Estate Exam – The Missing Workbook

    Publisher:
    MREC License Law and Administrative Rules and Regulations (MREC's content)

    Webpage Development:
    www.msrealtycourses.com
    www.tnrealtycourses.com
    www.goreti.com
    www.goretionline.com
    www.realtyforsaleusa.com
    www.getreti.com
    www.reeadrei.com
    www.techeratraining.com

    Affiliations:
    REEA / Real Estate Educators Association
    DREI (Distinguished Real Estate Instructor)

    Previous Affiliations:
    National Association of Realtors
    California Association of Realtors
    Pacific West Association of Realtors
    California Apartment Association
    National Association of Real Estate Brokers
    Broker at World Properties
    National Association of Broker Price Opinion Professionals

    Amazon Author Page:
    amazon.com/author/leslieclauson

    Leslie Clauson is currently the Dean / Broker / Instructor at the Real Estate Training Institute.  She can be contacted at 228-354-8585
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    Education:
    • Mississippi Broker
    • California Broker
    • Westfield State University
    Affiliations and Certifications:
    • Distinguished Real Estate Instructor (DREI)
    • Certified Distance Education Instructor (CDEI)
    • MBTI Certified Practitioner
    Services Provided:
    • Real Estate Instructor
    • Professional Development
    • Course Development
    • Train the Trainer
    • Online Instruction
    • MBTI Certified Workshops
    • Mastering the 1031
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  • Susie Piercy, REALTOR®
    Broker/Instructor

    REALTOR® – Gold Standard Instructor – DREI Candidate
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    Affiliations and Certifications:
    • Gold Star Instructor