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Culpepper Realty was established in 1937 when John Cecil Culpepper, Sr. started his real estate business near Texas A&M University. One year later the City of College Station, Texas was incorporated. Cecil started his first residential subdivision that same year and was active developing housing throughout both Bryan and College Station. Cecil helped achieve the licensing of Texas Realtors and was appointed to the first Texas Real Estate Commission. He developed the first major residential subdivision, shopping center, apartment complex, and medical center, served as first president of the Bryan-College Station Realtors, and employed the first female real estate salesperson in Brazos County.

Culpepper Realty continued to grow as John Cecil Culpepper, Jr. admitted to the Texas Bar in 1963, joined his father in business, expanding its capabilities and focusing on commercial real estate development. Together they developed the first enclosed shopping mall in Brazos County. A member of the International Council of Shopping Centers since its inception, John served on its lease negotiation faculty. During the next three decades he developed more than three million square feet of retail space in Texas communities including Paris, Brenham, Navasota, Alice, Beaumont, Big Spring, Kingsville, Kerrville, Pasadena, Corsicana, Mt. Pleasant, and Bryan-College Station.

John Cecil Culpepper & John Cecil Culpepper

Archiving the designation of Certified Property Manager, John Cecil "Jack" Culpepper III further increased the scope of the business. In 1990, Jack established Stalworth Corporation as a property management company emphasizing renovation and redevelopment of family properties. With his father, Jack demolished, rebuilt and expanded the enclosed mall built by two previous generations. He has developed and renovated commercial property in Bryan-College Station, Paris, Brownwood, Alice, Kingsville, Kerrville, Mt. Pleasant, Corsicana, Cleveland, and Cameron.

John Cecil Culpepper - A Member of the 1st Texas Real Estate Commission in 1949.


1986 With Sam Walton - John Cecil Culpepper Jr, Sam Walton, Jack Culpepper

Stalworth Corporation and Culpepper Realty along with their affiliated companies remain committed to conservative professional development and management of real estate in Texas. The 70 year history of the Culpepper family of companies represents a legacy of family pride and community redevelopment. The customers we serve, including national retailers and many small business owners, enable us to repeat business with long time clients throughout Texas.