Chris Foster of Foster Company, LLC holds an Oklahoma Real Estate Broker, Oklahoma State Certified Appraiser and Texas Auctioneer's license. He manages real estate transactions, appraises real estate, auctioneers and operates a property management business as Foster Company, LLC. A 1981 graduate of Texas A&M University with a B.S. in Animal Science, he farmed and ranched in Texas, Oklahoma and Washington State for over 20 years. During those years he actively managed and developed dryland and pivot irrigated farmland in addition to operating a cow-calf and stocker operation. Some of his early appraisal experience was successfully negotiating a land exchange with the Washington State Department of Wildlife involving multiple appraisals with area legislative leadership involvement.
He was involved in commercial and residential construction as a builder for many years and participated in the ownership and operation of hotel properties in North Texas during the 1998 to 2013 time period.
For the last 12 years Mr. Foster has been providing agricultural surface lease and mineral management services. He has also completed commercial, agricultural, oil & gas and residential appraisals during that time for trusts, estates, individuals and lending institutions.
He has also served as an auctioneer at commercial property, farm and ranch, purebred livestock and benefit auctions across Texas and Oklahoma. He is the 2016 Oklahoma State Champion Ringman.