Richard Fowler

Richard Fowler



Richard works on the Donna and Richard Team with Donna Ciccarelli.

Originally from Lampasas, Texas about an hour Northwest of Austin, Richard grew up loving the Hill Country, Texas and the friendliness of the people who live here. From a young age, he was exposed to nature and football and was surrounded by family and friends who loved both so it was only natural that he did, and does, too. So you can imagine, after years of living away from Central Texas in Dallas, Vancouver, WA, St Louis, MO and attending high school and college, at the University of Texas in San Antonio, moving back to Austin in late 2003 was coming home.

For those of you that do and don’t know, Austin not only offers the beauty of the Hill Country, the lakes and the friendly people but also an eclectic mix of art & film, colleges, festivals, football, great schools, high tech, live music, nature, ranches, restaurants, shopping and much more, including one of the best business climates and safest places in the nation to raise a family. Austin and Central Texas, quite simply, are about quality of life through varied lifestyles and that is what he offers his clients and their families. Real Estate is how he delivers the lifestyle(s) you and your family desire!

Professionally, he started his career with H.E.B., one of the great grocery retail chains based in Texas, and learned customer service on the job by providing it as he worked his way up to being a Customer Service Manager at one of H.E.B.’s Flagship stores while attending UTSA. Later, after receiving a degree in Accounting and a minor in Management Information Systems, he moved into outside sales, marketing, and business development, spent years traveling the nation and working with many of the most recognizable and successful Fortune 500 companies in the United States. He would visit their retail, wholesale and distribution operations, audit their processes and systems and develop and implement solutions to improve those processes and systems, which required creative thinking, working with people from varied backgrounds, detailed documentation, strategic marketing, negotiation, sales, customer service, and support.

With a wife, Rachel, whom has been a “rock star” in the mortgage business since she was 18, exhaustion from “planes, trains, and automobiles”, and more than just a casual interest in real estate, he decided to focus his expertise, knowledge and skills into becoming the best Real Estate Agent he could be and his clients will tell you that they have benefited from his experience. Of course, you can’t be the best, or stay the best, without continuing education, valuable mentorship and working with the best so he commits time every week to education, has a partner , Donna Ciccarelli, who is an unrivaled mentor and represents Realty Austin, the best brokerage in Central Texas!

Rachel not only excels in business but also is his best friend and a great mom and he has been extremely lucky to have her as his wife for 22 years and counting. Together, they have a daughter, Megan, who is a freshman at Tarleton State, and a son, Sam, who is in 6th grade at Cedar Park Middle School and also happens to be on the Autism Spectrum. They love doing anything as a family, enjoying all that Austin and Central Texas have to offer and just working around the house or hanging out. During the holidays, they give the Griswold's a run for their money!

Whether it’s residential or farm & ranch, real estate is his platform to help people and he strives to make a “positive difference” in his clients' lives every day. 

October 2017

It was a huge pleasure working with Richard Fowler​! Richard's attention to details was a Godsend to me. I had many "distractions" that made it difficult to focus on details such as prepping, selling, packing and moving from my former home in Illinois. I received a job offer and drove to Austin in a relatively short period of time. In fact, I arrived in Austin in July and started work in August. I was staying at a hotel with a parent and a big dog, so it was imperative to find a house as soon as possible. Richard took care of walking me through the entire process such as pre-qualification, mortgage qualification, building inspector, etc. I just moved into my newly constructed house with the amenities and requirements I was looking for in a new home such as great neighborhood and close to work for me and one story and close to shopping and medical care for my mother.

Ivette G.

September 2017

We worked with Richard Fowler to buy our first home in Austin, then two years later, we worked with him again to sell our house. We talked to several Realtors and companies; Richard won us over with his professionalism, knowledge, financial experience and background, warmness and most importantly honesty. We immediately felt that this is the man we can trust and rely on while making big life investment and decision. Our gut feeling was so accurate that we had a terrific experience working with Richard and truly enjoyed the time spent with him. He is very responsive, personal, caring and funny. He is also amazingly well networked that any obstacle we had around the house, he could hook us up with someone to get them fixed quickly and at a decent price! He saved us some good amount of money when we were remolding our house. And of course, with his partner Donna's wise advice and accurate judgment, we remolded, staged and priced our house in the perfect way that our house got sold within ten days after putting it on the market while other similar houses were sitting on the market for almost two months! Bringing in his partner Donna, who has this artist's eyes and will turn your house into a magazine home for sure! They both came to my house with tons of stunning decors and devoted two days of hard work to put them on, which made our house desirable for the widest audiences. If you are going to use Richard and Donna, listen to their advice, they will make your house sell fast for top dollar! When we were buying our first home, Richard helped us find a home that met our wish list! And when we were selling our house, we need it get sold fast too, and with good investment return, so we can do some world traveling; Richard helped us nail that!! We truly think he is amazing and we feel fortunate that we had him as our Realtor! We already see him as a personal friend and will go to him again if we ever return to Austin.

Wang Ping

July 2017

I had the pleasure of working with Richard Fowler to find my beautiful home. The whole process was phenomenal! He worked with me from California, around my hectic active duty schedule and found a home fit for me and my large family! I couldn't have been more blessed! Thank You, Richard!!!

Marqueta Knox

July 2017

Donna and Richard team, I couldn't have been more blessed or fortunate to work with them! The communication was phenomenal, and the vast selection of homes made it possible for me to choose a home fit for my family. As an active duty military member, they worked with my hectic schedule and ensured my needs were met.

Maurica Rodgers

June 2017

Richard Fowler did an amazing job for us! He made everything go so smoothly and always informed us at every turn, even on things he didn't have to but that he knew would help us! He really cares about people, and it shows in the great work he does! He made searching for a house so easy because he set up searches for us and always respected our wishes. We were able to find many homes in the search that matched what we wanted, and he scheduled visits within a day at all of them! He gave us good perspective at each house that we really appreciated as first-time buyers. We closed on our house in less than a month from the date we first saw it, even with counteroffers and negotiations because he worked so hard! Amazing!

Keri Burns

November 2016

Richard Fowler by far exceeded my expectations as my realtor. This was my first time buying a home and he was so patient and helpful with me during this process. He was sure to explain any questions or concerns I had and also walked me through the whole process seamlessly to make sure that in the future if I wanted to resell my property there would be no issues. Richard did all he could to look out for me and my best interests especially since it was my first time buying a home and had no clue as to what I was doing. I can't tell you how much I appreciate all he did for me and highly recommend using him as your realtor if you are looking for one. Thank you so much, Richard (and Donna!) for all you guys did for me!

Laura C., Facebook Review

June 2016

Richard Fowler was very accommodating to our needs while also being refreshingly realistic and forthright when necessary. We had a very enjoyable, and pleasantly quick, home buying experience.

At the time of our search, my husband and I were living on a month-to-month lease and were concerned that we would rack up significant costs while finding a house. However, Richard's attentiveness and ability to produce results kept those costs low.

Three days before closing, we ran into an issue with our loan. Richard remained our champion and ensured that our lender was able to deliver a reasonable solution quickly so that we could have the home of our dreams. Even months after we moved into our new home, Richard called to check in and help assist with any problems.

Not everyone finds the realtor of their dreams! We couldn't be happier with Richard's outstanding service.

Kevin & Desaree M.

February 2016

Richard is one of the finest individuals I've had the pleasure of knowing. His work on our behalf was impeccable. He skillfully guided us through the process. We were wise enough to take his recommendations and they paid huge dividends. The house was sold in a little over a week on the market for more than list price. Richard demonstrated real concern about us. He went out of his way to ensure that we understood what was happening and that our property was secure. He made sure we got the best deal possible and was very skillful in obtaining the best terms on our behalf. We highly recommend Richard to prospective Buyers or Sellers of Real Estate.

John & Demaris H.

December 2015

We have been in our new house in Cedar Park, TX four months now and we absolutely love the house and the community. We wanted to give a shout out to our wonderful Real Estate Agent, Richard Fowler. Richard made us feel like we were his only clients at all times and went above and beyond, not only in setting up multiple viewings on potential homes but also helping us with all the closing arrangements and details that went into our monumental move from Minnesota to Texas. Richard was exceptional at making sure we understood all the details regarding the paperwork/loan and was always available when we had any questions. Even after closing, Richard kept in touch with us to make sure we had everything covered and everything was running smoothly for us. Richard's attentiveness and attention to detail made this a painless and memorable move for our whole family and we owe him a huge amount of gratitude in guiding our family on to our next journey of experiencing life in Texas. Thank You!

Paul & Suzanne H.

September 2015

Richard exceeded our expectations and personalized our home buying experience, helping us find our perfect home. He really" got" what we were looking for and worked to show us houses that fit our needs. He went above the call of duty on many occasions. We were moving in from out of town, so he helped us with getting inspections and quotes and meeting these companies at the house under contract, recommended many good service companies to us to choose from and really stayed on top of our deadlines. He helped us with negotiations in a very professional manner and made the difference in us getting our home in a "hot' market with multiple contracts received in the first day of showing. If you want to buy a home in Austin, I would highly recommend Richard! You will get nothing but excellent service, a caring individual, a high integrity person, a professional experience and a home, not just a house.

Paul & Deborah P.

August 2015

Richard Fowler really helped me with my first home buying experience. He was able to attend all of my walkthroughs and design gallery meetings not only to help make sure I was getting what I was paying for but also for suggestions. I am very thankful and appreciative of the help he provided. Would recommend to anyone!

Eric D.

May 2015

Thank you, Richard Fowler! Selling my house was a great process. Richard Fowler and Donna Ciccarelli were super helpful and made the whole experience stress free and that was priceless.

  • Richard has 100% knowledge of the real-estate market, He is a real estate rock star.
  • He knows how to negotiate, Huge kudos for his skills in this area.
  • Phone, text or email 24\7, Richard’s response time is less than a minute.
  • He pays attention to detail and kept us on track. What/when to sign.
  • The way Richard did Open house was extraordinary.
  • We trusted him. his judgment, his insight, his knowledge, his integrity.

Bottom line, we look forward to working again with Richard and highly recommend him to anyone looking for a great Realtor.

Vikram C.

May 2015

Richard Fowler is a very professional, diligent and he cares about the seller and the buyer. There were a few problems during the sale and Richard was right on top of them to straighten them out, for a very smooth sale to benefit all. We can not thank him enough for selling our house and if we ever move back to Austin, Texas we will be calling him for our new home.

Michael W.

Richard Fowler's Listings

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3401 Napa Valley Bnd - MLS# 4317429
  • $248,700
  • Pending
  • Taking Backups
  • MLS® #: 4317429 
  • Vineyard At Blk House Creek
  • 3401 Napa Valley Bnd
  • Leander, TX 78641
  •   3 BD 2 BA 2286 Sq Ft 0.18 AC
  • Residential
Office: Realty Austin
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Richard Fowler's Sold Listings

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9612 Indina Hills Dr - MLS# 3240111
  • $590,000
  • Sold
  • MLS® #: 3240111 
  • Avery Ranch Estates
  • 9612 Indina Hills Dr
  • Austin, TX 78717
  •   4 BD 4 BA 4041 Sq Ft 0.27 AC
  • Residential
  • Seller Represented
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605 Victoria Cv - MLS# 1783248
  • $445,000
  • Sold
  • MLS® #: 1783248 
  • Buttercup Creek
  • 605 Victoria Cv
  • Cedar Park, TX 78613
  •   4 BD 4 BA 3646 Sq Ft 0.3 AC
  • Residential
  • Buyer Represented
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1216 Pine Forest Cir - MLS# 8436334
  • $405,000
  • Sold
  • MLS® #: 8436334 
  • Lake Forest 03 Village 02 Rev
  • 1216 Pine Forest Cir
  • Round Rock, TX 78665
  •   4 BD 4 BA 3566 Sq Ft 0.2 AC
  • Residential
  • Seller Represented
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8517 Woodstone Dr - MLS# 5268092
  • $320,440
  • Sold
  • MLS® #: 5268092 
  • Wooten Terrace
  • 8517 Woodstone Dr
  • Austin, TX 78757
  •   3 BD 2 BA 1143 Sq Ft 0.22 AC
  • Residential
  • Seller Represented
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10905 Canoa Hills Trl - MLS# 7149739
  • $315,000
  • Sold
  • MLS® #: 7149739 
  • Avery Ranch West
  • 10905 Canoa Hills Trl
  • Austin, TX 78717
  •   4 BD 2 BA 2033 Sq Ft 0.23 AC
  • Residential
  • Seller Represented
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