Our Group

Meet Our Team

Kristen Bonin, REALTOR®, GRI, MBA, MRP

With over 14 years of experience in Corporate America, Kristen Bonin brings a unique and professional approach to real estate in East Texas. Kristen has extensive skills navigating complex issues and relationships learned while working for some of the largest companies nationally and internationally. She applies those skills and her perspective to clients from all walks of life, both internationally and right here in the country.

From clients to lenders, colleagues and other real estate professionals, Kristen has a firm belief that transparency, integrity, communication, fairness and professionalism are the forefront of any real estate transaction. She’s known for her unwavering dedication to her clients and their sale and regularly goes above and beyond what clients expect from a typical real estate professional. Many clients report feeling as if they were her only client due to the level of personalized attention and communication received.

Her service to our military families is a priority for her. As a certified Military Relocation Professional (MRP), Kristen has an expertise in VA loans and the unique approach to previewing homes for avtive duty military personnel. Many of Kristen’s clients are active duty military or veterans looking to maximize their VA benefits.

Kristen started Texas Home and Ranch Group (TXHRG) to expand her service areas in East Texas. TXHRG currently serves Palestine to LaRue and Frankston, Henderson to Jacksonville down to Rusk, Alto and Lufkin. Her skilled team has a hands-on approach to ensure clients have the best possible experience when buying or selling real estate.

In addition to real estate, Kristen has a passion for World War II history, animal welfare, and dogs, horses and goats. TXHRG is a regular donor to the SPCA of East Texas and contributes to events and fundraisers. She loves to travel and learn about other cultures and ways of life around the world. She, her husband and dogs reside in rural Alto on 47 wooded acres.

Kristen has a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in International Business. Having completed the prestigious Graduate, Realtor Institute (GRI) designation following 90 intense hours of legal, ethical and marketing specializations, Kristen continues to focus on education in legal, regulatory and issues continuously impacting the real estate industry.

TXHRG is dedicated to excellence in real estate and delivers results. Guaranteed.

Corey Bonin

Corey Bonin brings over 10 years of experience in Project Management. He holds a BA in Business Administration with a concentration in Project Management. Before Texas Home and Ranch Group, Corey managed many high-profile, large scale offshore design and production systems in the Oil & Gas field for customers like Shell, Exxon and Chevron. His experience in Project Management has added emphasis and a foundation to key team areas.

His military experience and training - dedication to serving others - has had a profound impact to Texas Home and Ranch Group. Corey served in the US Navy aboard the USS Enterprise and later at a test facility in New Jersey. His time and experience in our military has allowed the team to relate to and provide a comprehensive experience for our Veteran and active duty military customers.

On a given day, Corey handles social media marketing and customer relations for the team. You'll find him coordinating showings with customers and agents alike, and providing meaningful support during stressful times. With Texas Home and Ranch Group, there's always someone to talk with.