About Us

40+ years of experience & Knowledge

Houston Gold Exchange is a no-nonsense jeweler and gold buyer committed to excellence. 



The Beginning

Houston Gold Exchange opened it’s doors in 1979 as a jewelry store and more in Houston Texas


The Schweiss Legacy

Brad Schweiss became the sole owner of Houston Gold Exchange in 1982. He worked tirelessly to establish a no-nonsense business focused on customer service. He, along with his brother, have worked together to establish the respected business that Houston Gold Exchange is today.


Growing and evolving through the years

Since opening, Houston Gold Exchange has supported various community charities, been involved with celebrity commission projects, as well as participated and hosted local and city events.

HGE Building


Opened the current location

In 2011 Houston Gold Exchange moved to a larger location to better serve customers.


40 years of success

Celebrated four decades of serving customers, and committed to continued excellence in the future.

HGE Building


Quarter of a Billion in Sales

Sales surpassed $250 million dollars since inception in 2020

We give customers what they want.

Our customers want ease of shopping.

Our customers want ease of shopping. Not only have we simplified our in-store shopping by streamlining our floor and downsizing our storefront, but we’ve also moved much of our business online for customers who wish to shop from the safety and comfort of their home.

Our customers want to feel safe.

This is a prime reason we have a stand alone building, front parking, and in-store security.

Offer fair prices and great value.

Our strategic efforts have enabled us to keep cost down, so we can pass savings along to our customers.  We also have established relationships with jewelry brands for better pricing, as well as a no-sales commission policy that reinforces low pressure selling with focus on customer service.

The go-to experts for buying and selling, gold, jewelry and watches

Owner Brad Schweiss and his team have years of experience, endless training, and specialization that enables them to provide customers with top-notch service. As a member of International Watch and Jewelry guild, Houston Gold Exchange is built on honesty and integrity and they take great pride in providing outstanding service.

“We are Houston’s original!  We run a no-nonsense business with the utmost integrity, and give our customers a fair offer every time.”