Phone: (903) 853-0929
Raised splitting his time between the metroplex and his family’s home on Lake Cypress Springs, Brian Philhower graduated from SMU with two degrees in Economics and Finance. After completing a prestigious internship at a Dallas hedge fund, he moved to Mount Vernon and purchased Tall Tree Marina in 2003 and began focusing on transforming the Marina from a mom and pop bait shop into a premiere waterfront destination. Prior to founding the Philhower Group in 2015, Brian launched into real estate with the purchase of East Texas Real Estate Company in 2011 and has enjoyed showing clients the best properties that Texas has to offer ever since.
Brian is an avid outdoorsman and spends his free time on the lake with his family or at their ranch in Oklahoma.
Phone: (903) 466-3308
Beth completed her undergraduate work at University of Texas in Dallas while working at The Bank of Texas. After receiving her business degree in 2006, she returned to Mount Pleasant as an educator, where her academic focus was Business and Marketing for 7 years at Mount Pleasant High School. Beth has been actively involved in the local community, donating her time and energy to various charitable and government organizations. Later, she applied her business acumen to Tall Tree Marina as the General Manager since 2014. Beth joined Philhower Group Real Estate Team in 2015 and has proven herself to be an invaluable asset with her marketing talents, professionalism, and unique business perspective.
Phone: (214) 608-7300
As a native North Texan, Justin’s family has also owned water front property on Lake Cypress Springs since 1996. He brings both familiarity and enthusiasm for what East Texas has to offer. Justin not only utilizes his passion for real estate and the area, but also incorporates outside knowledge from a variety of sources. He obtained degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Economics from Duke University before becoming a world traveler and teaching English in the Czech Republic. His success is built on: Communication, Dedication, & Trust while embodying the ability to cater and adapt to all of his client’s Real Estate needs. He returned to Texas in 2015 with his wife and daughter after living in Colorado for three years working in the communication industry testing 4G performance at cell sites.
Justin has a passion for animals and nature, and spends his spare time in the winter months on his family’s wetlands reserve in Oklahoma, or caring for rescued dogs. He has been a Mensa member since 2008.
Phone: (972) 467-8048
Zach was raised in Plano Texas and graduated from Plano Senior High School. He was fortunate enough to spend many summers on Lake Cypress Springs while attending Southern Methodist University. After he graduated from SMU in 2004 with two degrees in Psychology and Sociology he spent 2 years on the lake as a manager at Tall Tree Marina. In 2007 Zach became a real estate agent in Dallas specializing in selling farm and ranch properties as well as residential remodeling. He takes great pride in the level of service and knowledge he provides for his clients, and looks forward to getting to know his clients.
In his spare time Zach enjoys hunting, fishing, and watersports.