Jéan Bruns

Jéan Bruns

REALTOR®

Growing up in Austin, Jean has seen Austin’s market growth first hand and gained many valuable ties to the community. After graduating from Texas Tech University with a degree in Finance & Marketing, he held several leadership roles in the hospitality industry across the country. It is through these years of experience he mastered the art of serving the individual needs of all types of clients. He truly loves to serve others. Jean’s personal success in real estate investments drove his move to the industry full time.

Jean is a resident of the historic Clarksville neighborhood in Central Austin. It's not just Clarksville's prime downtown location that attracted him, but its rich American history. Clarksville was the first freedom town west of the Mississippi, and the oldest one still standing. It was founded by freedman Charles Clark in 1871. Jean maintains a garden plot behind The Haskell House on Waterston Avenue, which is on the National Historic Registry.

One of his favorite things to do on his day off is explore the market while on a long run. He feels he gains a unique perspective of the area by getting up close and personal. He lives by the credo: “Fortune favors the brave.”

April 2018

We were so incredibly lucky to work with Jéan Bruns. In a hot and very competitive market, Jéan found us our incredible dream cottage in an off-market deal, a charming three-two that was everything we could have hoped for. Jéan was patient, helpful and so fun to work with. He completely "got" what we wanted, always sending us homes with built-in character and top-notch locations before they ever came to market. With Jéan, I never felt pressured, only confident that he had our best interests in mind every step of the way. Not only did we get a great Realtor, but we also got a great friend. I would highly recommend working with Jéan.

Bonnie Rohan

February 2018

My husband and I were very happy with Jéan as our Realtor. It was our first time buying a house together, although my husband had previously owned a house. Jéan told us at our initial meeting that his style is typically more hands-off, and I asked him to be a little more hands-on for us because as a first-time home buyer, I needed more guidance. And he did! Jéan responded to our requests for information very quickly and really helped us narrow down our options. He was not at all pushy or aggressive. And best of all, he shared his opinions of the houses we looked at, which improved my trust in him! Finally, when it came down to the nitty-gritty details of negotiations and preparation for closing, Jéan was there for us every step of the way and effectively fought for our interests. I hear buying a house can be a harrowing experience, but with Jéan, it was easy and fun. He really is the best!

Allison Fink

January 2018

I can't say enough positive things about Realty Austin and in particular Jéan Bruns! As a first time home-buyer in an aggressive Austin market, I was stunned to have such a seamless and positive experience from start to finish. I never felt pressured but instead felt like Jéan was 100% looking out for my best interest and clearly understood my buying goals. He exceeded my expectations and made those “crazy buying” stories about how hard the process becomes nothing more than a tall tale. I highly recommend Jéan for any future RE transactions.

Britt F.

December 2017

Jéan Bruns recently helped us sell our home. Jéan was a knowledgeable and professional agent. He priced our house just right and helped with recommendations on what would help us sell it faster. We had an offer on our house 7 hours and over asking price after it went on the market! We couldn't believe it! He helped us the entire way through the selling process and dealing with very particular buyers. He also helped my mother find the PERFECT condo! She couldn't be happier. I would recommend Jéan and Realty Austin to any of my friends and family. I trust his opinion and knowledge about the market and value of a home. I will definitely hire Jéan for my next home purchase endeavor.

April Gimnich

November 2017

I cannot say enough about how happy we are to have had him represent us in what can be a very stressful time. Jean was courteous, professional, and a pleasure to work with. He knew the market and location perfectly. Our house was priced right, and the sale was quick and prompt. Hopefully Jean will be our Realtor for life as well as a Realtor for many of our friends and colleagues.

Mac Shugart

November 2017

Jéan was an absolute pleasure to work with and was very professional. I will be using him again as well as referring him to all my friends and family!!! Kudos to Realty Austin and Jéan!

Kyle Burns

September 2017

Jéan was very helpful during my home buying experience. He had a wealth of knowledge when looking at homes, what to look out for, red flags, etc. He was also very helpful during closing when the builder had not done the work they said they would. Jéan made all the difficult phone calls to the builder and their sales agent in an effort to reach an agreement. I would definitely recommend Jéan to anyone looking to buy or sell a home.

Tony Lynch

August 2017

My family and I are so grateful for the support and guidance we received during the home buying process. Jean Bruns is nothing short of amazing! Last year, my husband and I decided to move to Austin from Virginia. My husband received a job here in November. In the fall, I asked a good friend who lived here if she could recommend a Realtor since she had recently moved from the east coast and purchased a home. She recommended Jean! Jean and I communicated a lot via email and phone before actually meeting (since I was still in VA). By the time we met in person, we felt like we had known him for years. Jean is very knowledgeable about the Austin area; he is approachable, he takes the time to listen and get to know your list of needs and wants, he is punctual, he responds to messages promptly, is an amazing advocate, is patient and caring. While I have heard horror stories from other people about the buying process, we cannot relate in any way! Jean helped to make the process so smooth. We found our forever home, and it suits all of our needs and wants! And we are so thankful that Jean was a part of that process from beginning to end. Jean is a highly talented, experienced and savvy Realtor! We will definitely recommend Jean to others because we are confident that he will help them to find their dream home!

Maureen Jason

August 2017

It's with 100% honesty that I can say Jéan exceeded our expectations at every point along the journey from looking at houses, to making an offer, helping us find a mortgage company, requesting repairs, closing and answering my 10 million questions. And on top of it all, his gifts at closing were so unexpected and greatly appreciated. We've already recommended Jéan to a co-worker who is going to be looking for a new place in the coming months.

Brice and Ryan Crozier

July 2017

Jéan was the best Realtor ever!!!!! I will recommend him to anyone that asks!

Joshua Eymann

May 2017

Jean is amazing. This is the third transaction I have had with him, and he never fails to amaze me.

Chad Ballentine

March 2017

Jéan Bruns helped me find an amazing home and really went to bat for me when it came time to negotiate. I can't emphasize enough how helpful it was to have someone there every step of the way - and I mean every inspection, every email, every interaction. I learned that when you're buying a home, it's very valuable to use a real estate agent who is hyper-focused on taking as much of the burden off of your shoulders. I would absolutely recommend Jéan to anyone looking for a home or even an apartment.

Tim Krebs, Facebook Review

January 2017

Jean was great throughout the whole process and very patient with us as we changed up our house strategy a few times. He is very knowledgeable about the market and had our best interests in mind the whole time. We would definitely recommend him to others, and hope he has an even better 2017.

Ryan

October 2016

Jean Bruns went above and beyond to make sure we got the house of our dreams. He's an exceptional communicator, a heck of a negotiator and an all-around spectacular person. We couldn't be more thankfully to have had such exemplary professionalism on our side. Here's to a lifelong partnership!

Patrick Wallace, Facebook Review

October 2016

Jean was awesome and fantastic; I've never had a better experience buying or selling a house. He was absolutely the best. Thanks.

Dan Huffine

September 2016

After I saw Jean Bruns on HGTV's Tiny House Hunters I selected him as my agent, best decision ever. Jean was a delight to work with on the purchase of my first home. His knowledge of the city and attention to detail made my home search a breeze. Growing up in Austin certainly gives him an edge in our hectic real estate market. I definitely recommend Jean for all of your real estate needs, you won't regret your decision.

Nick Pierdomenico, Facebook Review

Jéan Bruns' Listings

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1183 Pandora St #b - MLS# 8531865
  • $429,000
  • Active
  •  
  • MLS® #: 8531865 
  • Homewood Heights
  • 1183 Pandora St #b
  • Austin, TX 78702
  •   3 BD 3 BA 1734 Sq Ft 0.19 AC
  • Residential
Office: Realty Austin
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112 Feritti - MLS# 2369625
  • $519,000
  • Active
  •  
  • MLS® #: 2369625 
  • Rough Hollow
  • 112 Feritti
  • Lakeway, TX 78734
  •   3 BD 3 BA 3193 Sq Ft 0.17 AC
  • Residential
Office: Realty Austin
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503 Hickory Run Dr - MLS# 3166408
  • $336,000
  • Active
  •  
  • MLS® #: 3166408 
  • Red Oaks
  • 503 Hickory Run Dr
  • Cedar Park, TX 78613
  •   4 BD 2 BA 2255 Sq Ft 0.22 AC
  • Residential
Office: Realty Austin
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3409 Neal St - MLS# 6383317
  • $750,000
  • Pending
  • Taking Backups
  • MLS® #: 6383317 
  • Cherico
  • 3409 Neal St
  • Austin, TX 78702
  •   3 BD 2 BA 1149 Sq Ft 0.44 AC
  • Residential
Office: Realty Austin
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1601 Faro Dr #801 - MLS# 9469239
  • $189,000
  • Pending
  • Taking Backups
  • MLS® #: 9469239 
  • Chambord Condominiums - Revised
  • 1601 Faro Dr #801
  • Austin, TX 78741
  •   1 BD 1 BA 743 Sq Ft
  • Residential
Office: Realty Austin
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Jéan Bruns' Sold Listings

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3504 Enfield Rd - MLS# 3209962
  • $840,000
  • Sold
  •  
  • MLS® #: 3209962 
  • Walsh Place
  • 3504 Enfield Rd
  • Austin, TX 78703
  •   3 BD 3 BA 2598 Sq Ft 0.14 AC
  • Residential
  • Seller Represented
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1505 Betty Jo Dr - MLS# 1015156
  • $700,000
  • Sold
  •  
  • MLS® #: 1015156 
  • Parkinson Place
  • 1505 Betty Jo Dr
  • Austin, TX 78704
  •   2 BD 2 BA 1319 Sq Ft 0.23 AC
  • Residential
  • Seller Represented
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3019 Lyons Rd - MLS# 2572020
  • $635,000
  • Sold
  •  
  • MLS® #: 2572020 
  • East Austin
  • 3019 Lyons Rd
  • Austin, TX 78702
  •   3 BD 3 BA 2172 Sq Ft 0.15 AC
  • Residential
  • Buyer Represented
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664 Ranchers Club Ln - MLS# 1326857
  • $606,000
  • Sold
  •  
  • MLS® #: 1326857 
  • La Ventana
  • 664 Ranchers Club Ln
  • Driftwood, TX 78619
  •   4 BD 4 BA 3873 Sq Ft 1.32 AC
  • Residential
  • Seller Represented
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3401 Charlotte Rose Dr - MLS# 2372650
  • $427,000
  • Sold
  •  
  • MLS® #: 2372650 
  • Sycamore Detached Condo
  • 3401 Charlotte Rose Dr
  • Austin, TX 78704
  •   2 BD 3 BA 1490 Sq Ft 0.07 AC
  • Residential
  • Seller Represented
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2101 New York Ave - MLS# 3008020
  • $420,000
  • Sold
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  • MLS® #: 3008020 
  • Foster
  • 2101 New York Ave
  • Austin, TX 78702
  •   2 BD 1 BA 716 Sq Ft 0.09 AC
  • Residential
  • Seller Represented
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1305 E 6th St #14 - MLS# 4201541
  • $399,000
  • Sold
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  • MLS® #: 4201541 
  • 1305 Lofts A Condo
  • 1305 E 6th St #14
  • Austin, TX 78702
  •   2 BD 2 BA 1228 Sq Ft 0.03 AC
  • Residential
  • Buyer Represented
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