Mary Ellen Smith Realty, INC 

Buyer's Representation in Crystal Beach and the Bolivar Peninsula area

Mary Ellen Smith became a licensed real estate professional in 1995, and a broker in '97. She served on the Board of Gar for 2 years, and is currently serving as a board member of GARMLS. Mary was President of the Bolivar Peninsula Chamber of Commerce for 5 years, served on its’ board for 17 years and has been a member over 24 years. Mary served on the Administrative Council for BayVue Methodist Church for 2 years,on the Board for the Bolivar Peninsula Special Utility District for 7 years, and is a graduate and member of Leadership Southeast Texas. She is also a member of the Galveston Chamber of Commerce.

Due to her experience and education in real estate, Mary Ellen has earned the following designations: 

E-PRO (Knowledge of use of technology tools)
GRI (Graduate Real Estate Institute)
SSFR (Short Sales and Foreclosure)
SRES (Seniors real estate specialist) 

Mary Ellen watched as Crystal Beach was transformed from a once sleepy fishing village into one of the most sought after vacation areas in the nation. The beautiful beach on the Bolivar Peninsula is home to a thriving community, which offers residents a picturesque and leisurely lifestyle. Once someone has visited Crystal Beach, they will likely return. The highly sought after real estate has prompted many to buy either a vacation home or a permanent home in Bolivar. Mary Ellen Smith is a Broker Owner of Mary Ellen Smith Realty, INC and has helped many of these buyers.

As a local, Mary Ellen has an unmatched intimate knowledge of the area. Often, Mary Ellen will host guided tours for families and individuals looking for the right property in the area. Mary Ellen has helped home buyers in the Bolivar/ Crystal Beach area for nearly 24+ years. Her extensive experience and intimate knowledge of the area gives buyers the edge that they need in the competitive Bolivar housing market.

For each new client, Mary Ellen begins with a consultation. Mary Ellen Smith takes the time to listen to the needs of buyers, and armed with that knowledge, she is able to help buyers find a property that fits all of their individual needs. From search to closing, Mary Ellen is there for buyers every step of the way. She understands that buying a home is one of the most important decisions that a home buyer can undergo throughout their lifetime. With a commitment to the process and dedication to open communication, Mary Ellen effectively helps ease home buyers through a sometimes difficult process.

Mary Ellen's commitment to her profession and dedication to her clients compels her to grow her professional skill sets and continually expand her knowledge. Through continuous education,  

Mary Ellen is proud to serve as a Broker for Mary Ellen Smith Realty, INC. The trusted real estate brokerage has been in business since 1986. For any consultation of new construction to rental properties, Mary Ellen Smith Realty, INC handles it all. Mary Ellen Smith specializes in buyer’s representation in Crystal Beach/ Bolivar Peninsula area. For those interested in buying in the Crystal Beach region, contact Mary Ellen Smith. You can reach Mary Ellen Smith at 409-457--1070 or visit


  • ABR
  • e-Pro
  • GRI
  • RSPS
  • SFR
  • SRES
Mary Ellen Smith
Mary Ellen Smith
P.O. Box 2555 Crystal Beach TX 77650
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