john b. owen

John B. Owen

Owner/Partner of Cornerstone Brokerage, LLC

  • 2104 West Grande Blvd, Suite 100
  • Tyler, TX 75703

For over 22+ years I have been a full time, full service real estate professional. I have much experience in all facets of the real estate arena including residential, commercial, farm & ranch and property management & leasing. A lifelong resident of Tyler, TX and servicing the entire Northeast Texas area.


Background and Affiliations:

  • Graduated Robert E Lee High School in Tyler, TX 1978
  • Attended Texas Tech University in Lubbock, TX 1978 through 1982 (Animal Science)
  • Owner / Partner of Johnston & Owen Oil Producers, Tyler, TX (family partnership started in
  • 1931 that owned and operated oil interests in the East Texas Oil field and several neighboring
  • states) 1982 through 2011
  • Owned and Operated JO Cattle Company (family owned cattle operation) 1982 through 1994
  • Vice President of American Ford Tractor in Tyler, TX (sizeable tractor and farm equipment
  • dealership) 1983 to 1991
  • Full Time Real Estate Practitioner since 1994
  • Owner / Partner of Cornerstone Brokerage, LLC, Tyler, TX (Real Estate Brokerage Company)
  • Multiple real estate related designations including Graduate Leonard Real Estate School
  • (GGLRES), Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR),
  • partial GRI, Relocation Specialist, etc...
  • Board of Director Greater Tyler Area Realtors 2004 through 2007
  • Board of Directors Willowbrook Country Club 2003 through 2006
  • Vestry Member of Christ Episcopal Church 2004 through 2007 and 2013 through 2016
  • (presently Jr. Warden)
  • Middle and High School Sunday School Teacher 2001 through 2008
  • Member Brotherhood of St Andrews
  • Member National Association of Realtors
  • Member Texas Association of Realtors
  • Married and father of 2 children
  • Active at Tennis, Golf, Fishing, Snow Skiing and Hunting