Deanie Atlas is a trusted advocate for her clients. She comes to Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty with over a decade of sales, marketing and negotiation experience. As a former wedding and event planning business owner, she is an expert at guiding clients through big milestones and important moments.
After getting her BA in Communication Studies from the University of Kansas, she began her career in wholesale apparel and accessories sales for Dallas and Los Angeles based showrooms. Her experience at the Dallas Market Center and Fashion Industry Gallery led her to owning, operating and marketing a successful wedding and event planning company. She worked with clients on intimate dinner parties, over-the-top holiday parties, non-profit galas and weddings of all sizes and budgets. Along the way, she garnered accolades and features in many publications such as Modern Luxury and CRAVE Dallas: Celebrating Woman Entrepreneurs. She also made WFAA’s list of top party planners.
Deanie’s experience in wedding and event planning has uniquely positioned her for success in real estate. She excels at working within strict timelines, is proficient in maximizing clients’ budgets and can negotiate with the best of them.
Deanie was first exposed to real estate at a young age as her grandfather was an executive for over fifty years in various real estate development enterprises throughout Florida and the Bahamas. He guided some of the most successful vacation programs during his career.
She has been a North Texas resident for more than fifteen years, living primarily in Plano at the four corners near Frisco, Allen and McKinney while working primarily in Dallas, in and around Highland Park, Preston Hollow and University Park. Deanie understands the nuances of the local neighborhoods and the Dallas market. Her experience, dedication, knowledge, poise and professionalism combined with her zest for providing clients with a superior experience make Deanie your “go-to” real estate advisor.
Living by her three rules--have fun, have fun, have fun--this mom of three, avid runner and foodie is always up for new and exciting challenges.
Whether you are buying, selling, building, relocating, investing or anything in between, Deanie looks forward to learning about your real estate goals. Let’s chat!