I Am Amari

Husband, father, book author, motivational speaker, career advisor and a licensed real estate developer.

Make a Plan

Review the positive changes you’ve made in your life so far.

Get Accountable

Reaffirm your commitment to take action with the ideas of change.

Appreciate Each Milestone

Celebrate when you reach your goals no matter small or large.

I Am Amari's Purpose

Passionate about helping people achieve their dreams, James is committed to sharing the following  life affirming philosophy: “When you finally realizing that you are really not held hostage inside of a box, then you will never worry about having to think outside the box. You will become free!”



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Real Estate Developer

In business, James has been an integral part of a wide variety of major real estate deals domestically as well as internationally. His real estate brokerage firm, The Real Estate People LLC, is expanding at a rapid pace and is one of the fastest growing real estate firms in the Houston area.

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Proud Husband & Father

As the anchor of his family, James  keeps his wife and children  as the focal point of every decision. As a devoted husband to Misty Ra-Amari, James eagerly supports his beautiful wife of more than 15 years. Misty, a mother, and a loving wife, is James’s chief advocate as well. James and Misty have managed every business opportunity, as well as personal endeavors with their persistent connection to the SOURCE…the Divine Creator. The couple successfully raises four beautiful beings, Devaughn, Jada, Eli, and Peyton, to reach heights without limitations!

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Meet James

James Ra-Amari name is synonymous with real estate excellence. He is president and senior developer of The Real Estate People (TREP), a residential and commercial development firm in Houston, TX. As a national and international real estate firm development firm, TREP has captured the attention of those who demand great construction and expert customer service.

With a career that spans more than a decade, James attributes his success to his passion for working with people to bring out the best in them and his ability to consistently maintain a service-oriented philosophy while keeping clients apprised of the ever-changing market.

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Our Schedule

July 22, 2021
Think, Believe and Meet The Amazing You
Book Launch

You are invited to the official launch of THINK BELIEVE and MEET the AMAZING YOU!- series of quotes on how to overcome adversity, build self-confidence, and find happiness written by yours truly – James D. Lucas-RA Amari

Speaking Engagements

James D. Lucas-RA Amari is a dynamic and engaging speaker able to deliver exceptional life advisory, real estate and investment expertise to your audience. James is available for speaking engagements and workshops including:

  • Keynote
  • Corporate Board Meeting
  • Retreat
  • Class Workshop/Lecture
  • Real Estate Industry Convention 
  • Commencement
  • Online Conference 
  • Podcast
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