Real Estate is a 2nd, even a 3rd career for Jim Curnutt. Jim is a retired ASE Certified Master Auto Technician. Jim and his wife, Elizabeth, are the former owners and operators of 'Gear One Automotive Technology' located in Vacaville, Ca. where they specialized in transmission and differential rebuilding. Before opening Gear One Automotive, Jim was a journeyman heavy equipment mechanic for the County of Santa Clara, ATU Local 265, retiring from there in 2001. Jim and Elizabeth started Gear One Automotive from the ground up.
Gear One Automotive was very active in the Community of Vacaville, sponsoring Vacaville Bobby Sox, Solano Youth Theater, Solano Youth Groups, FFA, and the Girl Scouts.
After some 30+ years of fixing just about everything that could be fixed, Jim had to permanently retire from working on cars due to worn-out knees. He had always wanted to be become a math teacher and a Realtor. Jim finished his Bachelors of Science degree in IT in 2010 and has nearly completed his work on his Master's in Education with an emphasis on teaching Mathematics through Touro University. Jim only needs to student teach to complete his dual teaching credential in Single-Subject Math and Mild-Moderate Special Education. Jim currently works part-time as substitute teacher in the Vacaville and Winters Unified School Districts.
Jim and Elizabeth were known to have the "Big Dogs" at their shop. They are members of the Great Dane Club of America and continue to raise and show AKC Champion Great Danes under "BigNutt Great Danes."
Jim still works on his classic 1970 Chevelle and has started on a 1970 GTO. Jim loves helping other classic car enthusiasts whenever he can.
Jim chose to work for Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices/Drysdale Properties because he felt "the training this company offered new agents is superior to any other brokerage that had offered him a position.
If you are a 1st time home buyer, looking to move up, or simply retire and downsize, Jim has the resources available to help you every step of the way.
Give him a call today!