Each month, the FORCE features some new members in our newsletter. Here are some of the agents we recently welcomed into our network.


Peggy Thibodeaux, Information Realty Services

As the owner of Information Realty, I provide a full suite of best-in-class REO services and have strong ongoing relationships with many key clients, banks and investors. I have been in real estate full time for 32 years, with 7 years’ experience as a top broker in REO property disposition in the Houston Area. I am fully versed in and proficient with all aspects of Real Estate Owned property disposition and management.


Jason Dale, Coldwell Banker Newton Real Estate

I live in and love my community in the High Desert, where I have been serving the REO industry as a full-time Broker/Associate with Shear Realty since 2002. I am proud to rank in the top 50 agents of the High Desert. I have in-depth knowledge of current market conditions, great communications abilities, and strong negotiation skills. I incorporate the latest technology in everything I do, and I’m always looking for new ways to educate myself. This helps me provide my clients with the information they need throughout the real estate transaction.


Stacy McQueen, Shear Realty

I am a full-time real estate broker, Realtor, and HUD Local Listing Broker. I specialize in representing REO, foreclosure, and short-sale properties as well as buyers interested in getting more home for less money. I have been the top producing broker in Western North Carolina for the past five years in a row. I am active in more than ten major counties and am an MLS member for every area I serve.


Ronald Hayes, 1st Real Estate LLC

I have more than 10 years of experience in REO and an in-depth understanding of the process. I am ranked in the top 3 percent of all active Realtors in Northern Alabama by MLS in number of units sold. I have a degree in Business Management, as well as graduate work in Finance and Economics. I operated a real estate development company for many years buying, rehabbing, managing, and then selling small apartment properties. I’m familiar with all sides of the real estate business and am able to work well with various government agencies.


Marianne James, RE/MAX Above and Beyond

I am a dedicated, motivated, and educated full-time Broker/Associate at RE/MAX Above and Beyond. I handle mainly REO properties but am also an HUD listing broker, and I have closed on over 100 units in the past 12 months. I hold several designations, including CRS, GRI, ASP e-pro, SFR, CNE, and SRS. I am also on the Board of Directors for the Illinois Realtors Real Estate Educational Foundation, and I have just been appointed to the Illinois Realtors Professional Standards Committee for 2018.