Emerging into the real estate world in 2005, Jonathan started his career as a customer service representative for Log Lenders of America specializing in log home financing nationwide. In early 2008, he met John McClellan, Branch Manger with Supreme Lending in Austin Texas. He then served central Texas as a Mortgage Professional over a span of 10 years. In September of 2017, Jonathan left the lending world and activated his Real Estate License in the state of Texas. He has been continuing to show his passion for helping families realize the dream of homeownership.
Going by the nickname of Big Country, Jonathan has managed to bring a new style and passion of Real Estate to the clients he serves. Being a small town country boy, he understands what it means to have a home that you own and make your own. His passion for helping families create a space where memories that can last a lifetime is what motivates him to be the best in the business.
While being active in the local real estate community, Jonathan is also the current 2018 Vice President and incoming 2019 incoming President of the Austin Young Real Estate Professionals board, active member with the Austin Board of Realtors, including serving on committees within the board and can be found at local events all around town networking and sharing his passion of Real Estate. Jonathan realizes that buying a home is one of the most important investments his clients will make in their lifetime. He strives to make everyone's dreams and goals of home ownership a reality.
“Its not a job, it's a passion.” -Jonathan “Big Country” Richards
"Jonathan is so personable and easy to work with! He understands tight schedules and being flexible to the customers needs. I have had the pleasure of working with Jonathan over the years and can honestly say no way I would have made it through my home buying process with out him! You will not be disappointed!"