Who We Are

Franke Realty – Real Estate Sales & Rentals Established in 1956 by its founder, Bud & Tillie Franke, Franke Realty is the oldest real estate sales, rentals and development firm on South Padre Island. The firm has been very active and instrumental in the development of South Padre Island and has built a reputation on providing quality professional service and handling every client on an individual basis. Franke specializes in vacation condos in South Padre Island, Texas, real estate sales and real estate development.

Franke Realty is a 3rd generation Texas corporation owned by Richard and Dennis Franke who have been active South Padre Island developers since the early 1970’s through their primary company, Franke Realty.

Franke Realty is taking South Padre real estate and vacation homes in South Padre Island to the next level with their new luxury development, The Shores. Projects developed include:

  • The Shores 250 acre master planned community
  • Emerald Beach Condominiums
  • Franke Plaza Condominiums
  • Breakers Condominiums
  • First National Bank of South Padre Island
  • Franke Plaza Shopping Center and other commercial buildings

Additional projects we assisted in and marketed include:

  • Edgewater Condominiums
  • Regency Condominiums
  • Embassy Condominiums
  • Parkshore Condominiums
  • Summit Condominiums
  • Seville Condominiums
  • Continental Condominiums
  • And numerous others…