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“The McLain & Batson Team consists of Bob & Gail McLain and Morgan Batson. Bob McLain is a Professional PCS, Relocation and New Home Specialist with over a decade of experience assisting buyers and sellers with their real estate needs. His wife, Gail McLain, also enjoys working with folks relocating to the area as well as helping local homeowners sell their homes and purchase a new one. Their granddaughter, Morgan Batson, joined the team in 2015 and specializes in helping first-time home buyers in both Georgia and Alabama.

Bob is a certified Military Relocation Professional (MRP designation), certified New Home Specialist, certified Marketing Specialist, USAA Certified, Multi-Million Dollar Club, a lifetime member of the Columbus Board of Realtors Circle of Excellence, Phenix City Board of Realtors Circle of Merit 2011,2012, 2013 & 2015, a facilitator of Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University and a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Ellerslie, Georgia. Bob’s favorite activity is working with clients/customers but he also enjoys working outside and walking his German Shepherd dogs around the 5 acres of his home. He loves flying so when he and Gail go on vacation trips, it usually includes a flight to get there!

Gail has a degree in finance from Columbus State University, and is a certified Military Relocation Professional (MRP designation), a member of the Columbus Board of Realtors, the Phenix City Board of Realtors, the Georgia Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors. She is a retired Wells Fargo Bank Vice President with 15 years of financial management and training experience. Gail is a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church where she has facilitated the Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University course and volunteers on the Church Jail Ministry. When she is not working with clients/customers, Gail enjoys working in her sewing room, or being outside with her chickens, working in the yard and playing with her new puppy! And, of course, she loves to travel with Bob! Gail has a passion for cooking and enjoys preparing meals for her family in her new cook-friendly kitchen!

Morgan is a certified Military Relocation Professional (MRP designation) and USAA Certified Relocation agent. She is a graduate of the University of Georgia, a member of the Columbus Board of Realtors, the Phenix City Board of Realtors, the Georgia Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors. An avid fitness expert, she teaches Buti Yoga classes and loves her daily workouts. She is a member of the Junior League of Columbus & enjoys being a “Big Sister” in the Chattahoochee Valley’s Big Brother/Big Sister program. She is chairman of the Young Realtors Committee of the Columbus Board of Realtors. She also enjoys shopping and decorating her newly remodeled home and hanging out with friends.

The McLain & Batson Team is licensed in both Georgia and Alabama and can assist you with buying or selling in any of the surrounding areas including:

  • Columbus, Georgia
  • Midland, Georgia
  • Ellerslie, Georgia
  • Waverly Hall, Georgia
  • Hamilton, Georgia
  • Fortson, Georgia
  • Cataula, Georgia
  • Upatoi, Georgia
  • Muscogee County, Georgia
  • Harris County, Georgia
  • Phenix City, Alabama
  • Smiths Station, Alabama
  • Lee County, Alabama
  • Russell County, Alabama

As a team we are truly blessed by God with wonderful clients and customers and give Him all the glory when we find the perfect home for buyers or assist a seller in the successful sale of their home. Thank you for reading our Team Profile and may God bless you today!”