- Broker, CRS, GRI, SRS
Abilene, TX 79601
Julie began her real estate career in 1972 in Dallas, Texas, where she served on the Greater Dallas Board of REALTORS Arbitration Committee and was recognized as the Outstanding Young REALTOR at the time.She opened The Aldridge Company, REALTORS, where she was a pioneer of the inner city redevelopment, serving as the Secretary of the East Dallas Design Committee for the preservation of Swiss Avenue, Lakewood, Hollywood and Munger Place Additions, as well as the North Dallas area of Preston Hollow.During this time she ran her own construction crew and through remodeling preserved 57 homes in the areas.Julie was honored to serve as a Special Commissioner for the Dallas County Court of Law #4 under Judge Joan Winn for the acquisition and expansion of the Cotton Bowl area and the acquisition of property for the construction of the Dallas Galleria.
Julie moved back to her home town of Abilene with her husband Terry Hagin in 1982 and was named President of Frances McClure, Inc., a family owned and operated a real estate sales and property management corporation founded in Abilene in 1970.Frances McClure, Inc. (FMI) launched a joint venture with Keller Williams® Realty, Inc. through association with the Plano Market Center (Dick Dillingham and Mike Brodie), which resulted in the establishment of a local Keller Williams franchise in Abilene.
Julie has over 44 years of industry experience in the Texas market and is actively involved with numerous professional and service oriented organizations.Julie has served on the boards of the Abilene Association of Realtors, NTREIS (North Texas Real Estate Information Systems) MLS, and the Texas Association of REALTORS. She has also served the Women’s Council of Realtors where she received the Entrepreneur Woman of the Year award in 2010.In 2012 the Abilene Association of REALTORS presented Julie with the “Ray Scott” Distinguished Service award. Julie is a licensed real estate broker and is a Certified Residential Specialist (CSR), Graduate of the Real Estate Institute (GRI), Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource (SFR), Texas Affordable Housing Specialist (TAHS), and Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR).
National Association of REALTORS, REALTOR Emeritus
Texas Association of REALTORS:
Professional Standards Committee 2010-2016
Members Benefit Committee 2010-2014
Abilene Association of REALTORS:
Texas Realtor Political Action Committee (TREPAC)
Director, Board of Directors 2012-2015
Program Vice President 2011
Membership Vice President 2010
Recording Secretary 2009
North Texas Real Estate Information Systems (NTREIS)
Board of Directors 2012-2015
Membership Committee 2010-2012
Julie and her husband Terry Hagin have two married children; Amanda Hagin Doege and Preston Doege of Austin, and Chase Hagin and Dr. Catherine Hagin of Dallas. Granddaughter Avery Elizabeth Doege just turned 5! They also opened their home numerous foster children and 10 orphaned at birth four legged children!