Carpenter Real Estate

Looking for a Realtor with real local knowledge in Alpine, TX? Then look no further than Carpenter Real Estate

Let’s not tiptoe around it: looking for a new home is hard.

There are a lot of factors that need to come together in just the right way to make prospective real estate worthwhile. A bonafide house comes with a hefty commitment — price tag included — and the nagging worry that you just put years of your life and several thousand dollars down on something that may not have been your best choice of living space.

That’s where a good realtor comes in. Real estate brokers, if they know what they’re doing, extend a guiding hand that narrows one too many choices down to just one: the one property that best fits you.

We at Carpenter Real Estate can lend you that hand. Alpine and its surrounding Texan communities — including Marathon, Marfa, and Fort Davis — are small, rural locales, and while that may limit your choice of estate in comparison to the larger metropolises, it also gives us a degree of familiarity and understanding that those cities cannot rival.

Johnny Carpenter has been a part of this business for over fifty years now, and that experience has made finding homes for those in this little corner of the world, known as “The Alps of West Texas,” less about work and more about building up the community that we’ve come to know and love. John has been around long enough to know the details of just about every bit of land that comes his way, from its original construction to its present-day features and everything in between.

What better way for you to get to know a place than through somebody who grew up with it? What better way to find your next home than through firsthand experience and knowledge? From homes to acreage to apartments, Carpenter Real Estate gives you a realtor that acts not only as your guide, but as also your doorway into all of the beauty that Alpine has to offer. Contact us today.

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New Premier Ranch Listings


This Desert Oasis is Located South of Marfa, TX & Will Catch Your Attention with It’s History of the Past Along with the Unique Upgrades . 2 Homes, Barn, Workshop, Horse Pens, Small Fish Pond & Mile of Creek Frontage



Own a Spectacular High Country Ranch from 4,000ft to 5,180ft Elevation with Rolling to Rugged Mountainous Terrain with Shallow to Deep Canyons, Scenic Volcanic Rim Rocks, Bluffs & High Elevation Mesas.  This is an Ideal Ranch for Both the Cattleman & the Avid Hunter with an Abundance of Trophy Desert Mule Deer, Aoudad Sheep, & Blue Quail.  The Ranch is Watered by 6 Wells, 30 Miles of Good Roads, Hunter’s Camp House, Very Nice Headquarters Home/Lodge with Large Fishing or Swimming Pond, Excellent Working & Shipping Corrals, and 5 to 7 Acre Lake When Full.


Premier Ranch Listings


Enter this magnificent 80 acre mountain ranch property through a beautiful custom stone entryway with custom electric operated iron privacy gate into your private retreat in the Big Bend Area, the easy living residence boasts spectacular panoramic views from every window of your very own dramatic canyon from where it is situated with incredible amounts of wildlife everyday. The house is a newly remodeled high end one level Spanish style home that is move in ready. The home has an open floor plan with high ceilings and a beautiful gourmet kitchen with eat-in island, energy efficient with natural light captured by the large windows throughout. A never ending supply of wildlife is present every day from mule deer, aoudad sheep, javelina, ringtail cats, and an abundance of different species of birds. The views from the amazing natural swimming hole and dramatic waterfalls that exists high in your canyon never get old, it is fed by a seasonal spring with an alternate water supply system where you can enjoy even during the driest months. Come and bring the whole family to enjoy this truly amazing one of a kind property which blends artistry along with modern sustainability and rustic beauty in your very own slice of the Big Bend area.



Carpenter Real Estate welcomes you to “The Alps of West Texas” in Alpine, Texas!  We are celebrating our 68th year of continuous service to Alpine Texas Real Estate and West Texas Properties.  We are an Independent Agency whose real estate income supports Alpine, NOT an out-of-state franchise. We take pride in our honesty and professional reputation and strive to treat all prospects’ real estate needs with equal importance regardless of size. If you are looking for land or property in the Alpine Texas area or West Texas, let us serve you.