Trish Griffin, Kelly Realtors, ABR, SRS

A Business Approach to Real Estate

Trish is grateful and honored to receive Best of Waco 2022. Trish has been in the Real Estate business as a licensed REALTOR for 22 years. “This has been an exciting time for the Real Estate industry. In this market, experience matters,” Trish said. Trish is looking forward to another great year in Real Estate and the challenges the market holds.

“I really want to thank my wonderful clients, family and friends who took the time to vote for me. My success is due to your continued support, and I thank you. I also want to give a huge amount of credit and thanks to my licensed assistant, Kati Garrett, who has been with me for 8 years. Kati is very knowledgeable about our current market.” Trish added that she is fortunate to be working with a great group of Waco REALTORS.

She is currently the number one residential agent at Kelly, Realtors. Trish is a full time REALTOR and was voted the 2016 Realtor of the Year. Trish served as the president of the Waco Association of Realtors in 2018 and the Immediate Past President in 2019. She currently serves on several Real Estate committees, nonprofit boards and is very involved in the community. A long time Woodway resident, Trish is a member of Rotary Club of Waco, Waco Chamber of Commerce, National Association of REALTORS, Waco Association of REALTORS and Texas Association of REALTORS.

In today’s market, individuals need an experienced professional who is familiar with the current Real Estate practices and ever-changing laws associated with handling the biggest investment of your life. Trish has built her reputation on client satisfaction and is devoted to meeting her clients’ needs. Her experience and knowledge of the current market makes Trish the go to agent when buying or selling a home.

Trish Griffin, Kelly Realtors, ABR, SRS

1229 North Valley Mills Drive

Best of Waco Winner:

Realtor, 2017-2018, 2020-2022
Real Estate Agency 2022

The Tonk

The Tonkawa riverfront retreat (The Tonk), located on the Middle Bosque River, is a one-of-a-kind architectural masterwork hidden away on 10 acres. This unique, designer home has garnered several national and statewide awards and is featured in magazines and videos. This gated entry to the property has a deliberately unassuming approach and is surrounded by forests, river and meadows, one-third mile from the nearest neighbor. Property has over 180 yards of river frontage. This home is perfect for entertaining or even hosting large gatherings to include weddings and special events with additional outdoor living space and RV accommodations.

It was recently celebrated as the #1 Airbnb mansion in Texas by a prominent travel website. Surrounded by cool reflecting ponds and waterfalls, the 147 floor-to-ceiling windows generate continuous dancing light on the walls and ceiling. How many other homes have a 20-foot, 6-ton working waterwheel, glass floor over the water, or hinged bookcases that conceal hidden exits to the garage and a designer bathroom? Gourmet kitchen with generous cabinetry, gas Viking convection double oven/stove with 6 burners and griddle, double sinks, commercial ice maker, newer refrigerator, microwave, trash compactor, granite and soapstone countertops. New Savant smart home programmable system controls lighting scenes, climate and AV and locks from smart phone or programmable wall switches. Custom wood Pella crank-open windows. Six private porches. Huge stone, wood burning fireplace piped for gas. Imported dry-stacked sandstone walls and columns with impeccable masonry work. Stained concrete floors on 4-foot thick slab. Steel I-beams support a 31-foot ceiling in the great room. Entire home is clad in solid cedar with expert workmanship. Three separate climate-controlled areas. Spacious laundry room with storage and utility sink. Two spacious bedrooms with king beds and mounted televisions included. Huge, climate-controlled closets in each bedroom with built-in shelves. Outdoor entertainment area includes Coyote Bluetooth controlled grill/pellet smoker, large warming tray and dual-ring hi-temp for boiling/frying, two drawer refrigerator, stainless steel sink, drop in cooler, copper-top counters and curved red oak bar top. Wildlife feeder and riverside firepit for enjoying native animals, the rushing river and sounds of nature. Quiet and void of all light pollution for wonderful night sky viewing. Original design by renowned architect Stan Love.