Richard Mize
Business Real Estate Editor

Real estate editor Richard Mize has edited The Oklahoman's weekly residential real estate section and covered housing, commercial real estate, construction, development, finance and related business since 1999.



From 1989 to 1999, he worked for the Times Record News in Wichita Falls, Texas, where he first worked as a crime reporter, then general assignment reporter, farm-ranch-agribusiness editor, regional editor and city editor. Mize grew up on a farm and cow-calf ranch in Sequoyah County and attended Muldrow public schools. He holds a bachelor of science degree in journalism (news-editorial), a bachelor of science degree in political science (state and local government) with a minor in economics, all from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater.

He holds a master of arts degree in history from the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond, and a master of divinity degree from Phillips Theological Seminary in Tulsa. He also is an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ and part-time pastor of Carrier Congregational Church of the United Church of Christ, near Enid.





Richard Mize Tue, Nov. 25 2014 03:43:14 AM CST “@Sarcasticluther: fellow white folks: we will never know what it is like to be black in America. #Ferguson”
Richard Mize Tue, Nov. 25 2014 03:38:02 AM CST “@HuffPostPol: #Ferguson protesters release open letter: "The results are in. And we still don't have justice." LINK
Richard Mize Tue, Nov. 25 2014 03:34:54 AM CST “@RevMindi: It's great to say "let's pray for #Ferguson" but if prayer is not followed by action, it is empty. Faith without works is dead.
Richard Mize Sun, Nov. 23 2014 05:56:04 PM CST @DoleseBros @NewsOK It was my pleasure! Y'all, um, rock! (get it?) :-) (Like you've never heard *that* pun.)
Richard Mize Sun, Nov. 23 2014 05:54:35 PM CST PREACHING: Matthew 25:14-30: "Called to Boldness" Carrier Cong. Church- United Church of Christ, Carrier, OK https://t.co/G6MOGhvVlg #enid
Richard Mize Sat, Nov. 22 2014 07:51:48 AM CST COMMENTS: No legal pot, no property worries in Oklahoma LINK #cre
Richard Mize Sat, Nov. 22 2014 07:51:09 AM CST COMMENTS: Richard Mize: Taking one toke over the property line LINK #cre
Richard Mize Sat, Nov. 22 2014 07:49:36 AM CST REPORTS: Hard tests given at Dolese Bros concrete company in Oklahoma City LINK #cre
Richard Mize Sat, Nov. 22 2014 07:48:27 AM CST REPORTS: Oklahoma City-based defense contractor to build new headquarters in Quail Springs Office Park LINK #cre
Richard Mize Fri, Nov. 21 2014 05:55:37 AM CST FUN! AND IT MAKES ME WANT A CHILI CHEESE CONEY & TOTS Oklahoma City Thunder: Kevin Durant partners with Sonic LINK
Richard Mize Fri, Nov. 21 2014 05:10:39 AM CST PREACHES Matthew 25:14-30: "Called to Boldness" 11am 11-23-14 (snowed out 11-16!) Carrier (OK) Cong. Church-UCC LINK #enid
Richard Mize Mon, Nov. 17 2014 04:00:14 PM CST @OkStateHBA @NAHBMedia Thanks. My pleasure!
Richard Mize Mon, Nov. 17 2014 01:56:50 PM CST REPORTS: Aging with class: Oklahoma homebuilders teach aging-in-place principles LINK #cre @NAHBhome @OkStateHBA
Richard Mize Mon, Nov. 17 2014 01:55:41 PM CST COMMENT: Aging-in-place can mean aging with grace in Oklahoma LINK @nahbmedia @OkStateHBA
Richard Mize Mon, Nov. 17 2014 01:10:45 PM CST RT @TroynDenise: @RichardMize HIGH ratings warrant a Re-Air of our OKC #HGTV #househunters episode, Nov 23 @ 3p! LINK
Richard Mize Mon, Nov. 17 2014 01:09:15 PM CST WHAT I'VE DONE lately for the good of the order: LINK #cre
Richard Mize Sun, Nov. 16 2014 09:54:29 PM CST READING: Rosebud Sioux Tribe: House Vote On Keystone XL Pipeline An ‘Act Of War' via @HuffingtonPost LINK
Richard Mize Sat, Nov. 15 2014 09:18:00 PM CST RT @JesusOfNaz316: Peace be with you.
Richard Mize Sat, Nov. 15 2014 07:40:19 PM CST PREACHES Matthew 25:14-30: "Called to Boldness" 11am 11-16-14, Carrier (OK) Congregational Church-UCC LINK #enid
Richard Mize Sat, Nov. 15 2014 08:47:07 AM CST COMMENT: Aging-in-place can mean aging with grace in Oklahoma LINK #cre #nahb @nahbmedia