Established since 1979, Houston Gold Exchange offers an expansive beautiful showroom and repair & manufacturing facility to provide superior quality full service for all your jewelry design and repair needs.

Houston Gold Exchange offers a State-of-the-Art Gem Laboratory and high-end equipment to offer you a full education about diamonds before you make that once in a lifetime purchase.

Our knowledgeable staff of Gemologists have all been trained by the Gemological Institute of America and can utilize equipment such as a Diamond Colorimeter and Diamond Proportion Scope to be able to Guarantee in writing the weight, color, and clarity of every diamond you purchase from us.

We also offer an open-ended, no restriction trade up program on all of our loose diamonds.

The Original Houston Gold Exchange has been buying Gold, Coins, Silver, Platinum, Rolex, & Diamonds around the Houston area and across this great nation. As we are the oldest Gold buyers in all of Harris County, we are certified with the City of Houston, State of Texas & our scales are certified by the Dept of Agriculture.  All permits up-to-date so you know we are serious about buying your old jewelry, gold, silver, platinum, diamonds, and even Rolex watches.

Get more for your gold, silver and platinum. Come in for the Best Price Today.



The Beginning

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

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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.

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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.

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Over a Quarter of a Billion in Sales

Sales surpassed $250 million dollars since inception in 2020

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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.”