Meet Our Agents
Justin Childress is the owner of Childress Real Estate and has been a full time REALTORtm selling in Calhoun/Gordon County, Georgia, since 2004. He specializes in new construction, foreclosures and Investment properties. Justin is an active member of Gordon Association of Realtors, Gordon/Bartow Home Builders Association, Gordon County Chamber of Commerce, and Young Professionals of Gordon County. Justin strives to increase his knowledge of the real estate market and keep updated on the latest technology and marketing techniques to sell your home. He was recognized in 2012 and 2014 for selling $3M+ in real estate during those years, and was honored in 2015 with a Phoenix Award for being a multi-million dollar producer for 10 consecutive years. He’s a hard-working agent who can help you buy or sell the EASY way.
Tammy Freeman manages day-to-day operations for Childress Real Estate. A native and lifelong resident of Northwest Georgia, Tammy grew up in Adairsville and has lived in Gordon County for the past 30+ years. She knows the area’s history, local culture and promising future. To Tammy, it’s about more than closing a deal. She’s passionate about helping people achieve their goals and dreams here. Tammy is a licensed Broker with 20+ years’ experience in everything from new construction to resales, foreclosures, short sales, REO properties, and land purchases. She’s a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Georgia Association of Realtors and the Northwest Metro Association of Realtors and is a designated Mature Moves Specialist. A dedicated, detail-oriented professional who is savvy in the latest marketing techniques, Tammy has received numerous awards in her career, but she is most proud of helping her clients achieve their goals, and of being an active, caring part of the community she serves.
Coming from a career in counseling and education, Kim offers her clients an outstanding level of customer service. In her first year as a real estate agent, she sold over $1,000,000 in properties. Honesty and integrity are two characteristics that have helped Kim build a career in education and now in business. While the process of buying and selling a house can be stressful, Kim focuses on making the transition as smooth and stress free as possible by getting to know her clients and meeting their needs. She is valuable in finding hidden gems, negotiating great deals, and delivering exceptional results. She draws on her counseling experience, as well as her invaluable knowledge, connections, and resources to pull out all the stops for her clients’ ultimate satisfaction.
When Kim is not selling Real Estate, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also volunteers time at her church, the local Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and with the Calhoun/Gordon County Chamber of Commerce.
Contact Kim at [email protected] or 770.548.7160 to see how she can help you with your next move!
Following a career in customer service and real estate in both Georgia and Florida, Gwen joined the team of Childress Real Estate in 2017. She received her BS in Business Administration from Georgia Southwestern University, retired from Customer Service at Sumter Electric Membership Corporation, then started a new career as a Realtor in North Georgia. After moving to Jacksonville, FL and selling real estate there, she happily returned to Georgia and now makes her home in Calhoun.
Gwen enjoys working with buyers and sellers to negotiate mutually satisfying results. In her free time, she enjoys visiting the many beautiful sites in the North Georgia mountains, reading, and especially playing Pickle Ball.
Following a career in insurance sales, Becky Joined the Childress Real Estate team in 2018. She received her BS in Business Administration from Shorter College.
Janie joined Childress Real Estate in December 2018. Janie grew up in Calhoun, the daughter of a lifelong resident and local merchant. Her roots run deep in this community as does her husband Zane’s. After graduating high school, she moved away and then settled in the metro Atlanta area. Janie returned to Calhoun in November 2007.
Following a career in the corporate legal world, and a grueling 11 year commute from our area to downtown Atlanta Janie retired at the end of December 2018 to pursue her real estate dreams. After receiving her paralegal certification in late 2002 from Kennesaw State University, she decided to pursue her real estate license and was licensed in Georgia in March 2003.
Janie was affiliated with Avenues of Atlanta Real Estate until November 2018 and then moved her license to Childress Real Estate. Janie has continued to keep her license active since 2003, stayed current with all Continuing Education requirements and up to date with all aspects of the industry and market trends. She is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Georgia Association of Realtors, and the North West Metro Area of Realtors.
Real Estate has been an interest since purchasing her first home in 1977, and then selling her first family home in 1984. It became a passion when relocating her young family to another metro Atlanta county and realizing all the amazing aspects of the business. Janie is ready and willing to make your real estate dreams come true, whether it is buying, selling or a combination of both.
Torrie is a native and life-long resident of Calhoun who helps both buyers and sellers. Torrie values getting to know her clients and is eager and passionate to help others. She received her Real Estate License in October of 2019 and realizes the value of knowledge and training. She continues to pursue advanced education, in all aspects of the real estate business including marketing and investment opportunities.
When she is not helping her clients she enjoys exploring north Georgia, reading, and being active at Calhoun’s first CrossFit gym.
Contact Torrie at 706.403.9006 or [email protected] Also, follow her on instagram: @torriehollander to keep up with new listings and new construction in the area!