Luxury Homes and Real Estate - Sotheby’s International Realty

Houston, Texas

Manley Nolen

Martha Turner Properties associates are regarded within the residential real estate industry as the best and the brightest. Broker Associate Manley Nolen, whose resume includes a long list of impressive business and academic achievements, is known as an award-winning sales and market entrepreneur who is self-directed, analytical, organized, and articulate with exceptional problem-solving and decision-making abilities. As a Realtor with Martha Turner Properties, Manley is an excellent “fit.”

Manley began his real estate career with The Woodlands Operating Company, LP, as a custom-home sales agent in 1989. For fifteen highly-productive years, he collaborated with custom homebuilders, The Woodlands Company, and prospective home buyers to ensure construction plans met The Woodlands’ building standards and prospective buyers’ expectations. Manley sold more than $380 million and established a strong referral network which still rewards him with repeat and referral business.

In 2004, Manley joined a national residential real estate firm’s office in The Woodlands and specialized in the high-end market. He sold more than $120 million dollars in four years and was recognized as the office’s top producer every year. Manley chose to join Martha Turner Properties in 2009 where his already successful career achieved new heights.

Manley received a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration form Antioch University, attended graduate level studies in administration at Central Michigan University, and received an Applied Arts and Science degree in real estate from North Harris County Community College. He also participated in professional development classes in the Jesse H. Jones School of Management and Executive Education at Rice University, specifically mergers & acquisitions and business valuation.

Designations and Certifications:

Broker Associate

Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute 1999 - Present


• 2002 Salesperson of the Year- Developer, Prism Award, National Association of Home Builders

• Platinum or Gold Award Winner, NAHB, 1991 – 2000

• Top Producer Sales Award, Houston Association of Home Builders

• Builder Realtor of the Year Award, Montgomery County Association of Realtors, 1993 - 1994

Professional Associations:

Houston Association of Realtors

Texas Association of Realtors

National Association of Realtors

Texas Equity Marketing Network

Greater Houston Home Builders Association

Montgomery County Association of Realtors

National Association of Home Builders

Houston Property Exchange