Realty Austin In The News

Realty Austin makes local and national headlines. Our top-producing Austin real estate firm is recognized for its dedication to providing outstanding results and unmatched customer service. With a proven track record and our hand-selected team of full-time agents with an average of 10 years of experience, Realty Austin is Austin's fastest growing real estate agency and #1 online home search website.

 

2015

Photo of Lisa Munoz Honored at NAHREP Award Ceremony

7/24/2015

Realty Austin's Lisa Muñoz Earned a Top Spot on NAHREP’s Top 250

Realty Austin's Lisa Muñoz earned the top spot in Austin on the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) fourth annual report of the nation’s Top 250 Latino real estate agents. Read more

Photo of starter home construction in Southwest Austin

7/22/2015

Realty Austin Agents Give Insight to First-time Homebuyers in Community Impact Southwest

Lori Goto, and Bryan and Rebecca Greenleaf, share their expertise about finding a starter home in Southwest Austin with Community Impact Southwest. Read more

Photo of 2703 Del Curto Road listed by Lily Lynn

7/16/2015

One-of-a-kind Hacienda-Style Realty Austin Listing in 78704 Featured on CultureMap Austin

Lily Lynn’s unique 78704 listing was featured on CultureMap Austin, and it's unlike anything you've ever seen before. Read more

Photo of Scott Hayes shares expertise of East Riverside neighborhoods

7/02/2015

Realty Austin's Scott Hayes shares expertise of East Riverside neighborhoods

Realty Austin's Scott Hayes discusses the growing number of high-rise condos in the Riverside area and why people are moving to East Riverside neighborhoods. Read more

Photo of Realty Austin agent Salma Manzur gives advice on closing the deal with your dream home

6/29/2015

Realty Austin Agent Salma Manzur Gives Advice on Closing the Deal

Realty Austin agent Salma Manzur gives advice on scoring your dream house in the fast-moving real estate market and how to close the deal. Read more

Photo of Realty Austin Team at Austin Business Journal Best Places to Work Award Ceremony

6/26/2015

Realty Austin Wins No. 1 Top Place to Work in Austin in 2015

Realty Austin wins No. 1 Best Places to Work in Central Texas by the Austin Business Journal for the second consecutive year. Read more

Photo of Kathy Anglin interview on KVUE

6/11/2015

Two Realty Austin Agents Interviewed by KVUE About Rising Property Values on Lake Travis

Realty Austin Agents, Kathy Anglin and Ashley Stucki, share their insights on how recent rain levels are having a direct impact on increased property values for homes on Lake Travis. Read more

Photo of 1117 Gillespie Place listed by Kristen Fojtik

6/10/2015

Eclectic Realty Austin Listing in Travis Heights Featured on Austin Culture Map

Kristen Fojtik’s one-of-a-kind listing in Travis Heights is quoted to be “the epitome of laid-back Austin living” by Austin Culture Map. Read more

Photo of The Hills of Lakeway house listed by Todd Grossman

6/4/2015

Realty Austin Agents Weigh in on 9 Hottest Neighborhoods to buy in Austin

Realty Austin agents Adam Walker, Paul Huddleston, Debbie Barrera, Ashley Stucki and Todd Grossman give their insider tips to CultureMap Austin! Read more

Photo of 2015 Luxury Home Tour of 1509 Poco Bueno in Austin TX

5/29/2015

Realty Austin Listing Featured on Austin Culture Map

Realty Austin’s Ditlow Team, got the attention of Austin Culture Map with their rare and unique craftsman-style listing in Hyde Park. Read more

Photo of 2015 Luxury Home Tour of 1509 Poco Bueno in Austin TX

5/27/2015

Realty Austin Exclusive Listings Debut at the 2015 Luxury Home Magazine Tour of Homes

Realty Austin announces two exclusive listings will be debuted at the 2015 Luxury Home Magazine Tour of Homes on June 13-14 and June 20-21, 2015. Read more

Photo of ABJ Reports on Realty Austin opening a new office this summer in East Austin

5/22/2015

Realty Austin to open new office this summer

Austin Business Journal reports on Realty Austin opening the first residential real estate brokerage in the Mueller development this summer. Read more

Photo of the Realty Austin East Office Location

5/21/2015

Realty Austin Expands its Reach to East Austin

Realty Austin announces its plans to open the first residential real estate brokerage in the Mueller development. Driven by its hyper-local service mission, the company will open their sixth location this summer. Read more

Photo of for sale by owner sign in Austin

5/1/2015

ABJ Shares How to Unlock Home Sale Prices with Realty Austin's New Website

Austin Business Journal highlights Realty Austin's latest innovation of providing users with sold property history data in an effort to bring transparency to the consumer. Read more

Realty Austin Recruits Top Austin Real Estate Producer Ashley Stucki

4/21/2015

Realty Austin Adds Ashley Stucki Edgar to Its Powerhouse

Realty Austin announced the arrival of Austin’s #3 top-producing agent, Ashley Stucki, to its growing powerhouse team. With annual production of over $30 million, the addition of this heavy-hitter deepens the company's traction in the marketplace. Read more

Realty Austin Top 100 of 2015 Austin TX Power Broker List

4/20/2015

Realty Austin in Top 100 of 2015 Power Broker List

Realty Austin broke the Top 100 on the 27th Annual Power Broker 500 report. The prestigious honor was awarded to the country's top real estate powerhouses based on closed transactions and sales volume for 2014. Read more

Photo of Austin Way Interviews Realty Austin Agent Mark Clausen about People Moving into Hill Country

4/1/2015

Austin Way Interviews Realty Austin Agent Mark Clausen about People Moving into Hill Country

Austin Way interviews Mark Clausen about why people are moving away from Downtown Austin and out into the Hill Country. Read more

KVUE reports Hays County in Texas is the fastest growing county in the U.S.

3/26/2015

KVUE reports Hays County is the fastest growing county in the U.S.

KVUE interviewied Realty Austin agent Darcy Newton about the increasing census in Hays County, which had a 4.8% population growth from July 2013 to July 2014. Read more

Realty Austin Provides Sold Closing Data for Real Estate Consumers

3/13/2015

Realty Austin Featured on KXAN for Providing Closing Price Data

Realty Austin Co-Founder, Jonathan Boatwright, speaks to KXAN about featuring closing price data online to help clients make better informed decisions when buying or selling a home. Read more

Photo of Realty Austin Top Producers at Austin Business Journal Real Estate Awards

2/27/2015

Realty Austin Top Producers Soar at the 2015 Austin Business Journal’s Real Estate Awards

Realty Austin is happy to share that 15 individual agents and 11 teams from their roster were nominated for the Austin Business Journal's 2015 Residential Real Estate Awards. Read more

Realty Austin Dedicates Third Home with Austin Habitat for Humanity

1/31/2015

Realty Austin Dedicates Third Home with Austin Habitat for Humanity

Realty Austin joined Austin Habitat for Humanity in the dedication of a newly built home for a deserving family for the third year in a row. Agents, clients and industry partners donated $78,000 to sponsor and build a new home. Read more

Austin Business Journal takes a look at the fastest growing Suburbs in Texas

1/30/2015

Realty Austin Agent Darcy Newton Highlights Fastest Growing Suburbs in Buda, Texas

Austin Business Journal takes a look at the fastest growing suburbs around Austin and talks with Realty Austin agent Darcy Netwon about the growth in Buda, Texas. Read more

Austin Texas Luxury Market Homes

1/21/2015

Demand Grows For Austin's Luxury Housing Market

Cara Keenan speaks to KVUE about the growing demand for multi-million dollar homes in Austin, Texas. Since December 2013, the average price of a luxury home has spiked by $241,000 and realtors say that's a trend that should continue. Read more

Austin Texas Home Sales Reached Record High levels

1/21/2015

2014 A Record Year For Central Texas Home Sales

In Austin, Texas, home sales reached record levels in 2014, with 27,768 houses being sold and the fourth straight year of record annual home sales increasing in the local market. Jonathan Boatwright predicts the same will happen in 2015 for local home sales. Read more

Realty Austin Agents Develop Mobile Saftey App for Realtors

1/21/2015

Realty Austin Agents Develop Mobile App to Increase Realtor Safety

Realty Austin Broker Associates, Michelle and Thaddeus Jones, developed a mobile app to help keep agents safe out in the field. Real Alert can give you instant access to emergency services and much more. Read more

Realty Austin Reveals Honor Roll of the Year

1/20/2015

Realty Austin Reveals Honor Roll of the Year

Realty Austin honored its top producers and agents who excelled in 2014 at the company’s awards ceremony and winter party. In celebration of their success, Realty Austin celebrated the achievement of all 270 agents at the annual red carpet event with special award categories for individual and team achievements. Read more

Realty Austin and Foundation Communities Raise over one million dollars for Austin Affordable Housing Needs

1/14/2015

Over $1 Million Raised For Austin Affordable Housing Needs Through Partnership Between Realty Austin and Foundation Communities

Realty Austin and Foundation Communities announce final results of their 2014 match fund partnership. Together they celebrate another record-breaking milestone of $1,258,570 total funds pledged at the annual fundraiser held at newly developed property Capital Studios. Read more

Austin Texas rising housing costs

1/5/2015

Rising Housing Costs Hurt First-Time Home Buyers

Alicia Kelley speaks to KVUE about rising housing costs in Austin, Texas that are forcing more first-time home buyers to look outside city limits. Ten years ago, 4 percent of all homes sold in the Austin area were more than $500,000, today that number is at 11 percent. Read more

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2014

Realty Austin Platinum Top 50 Realtors

12/17/2014

Realty Austin Congratulates Platinum Top 50 Award Winners

Realty Austin congratulated 23 agents on its roster who were finalists for Platinum Top 50 Award in Austin. Of those REALTOR® finalists, seven Realty Austin agents won at the annual awards ceremony. Read more

Realty Austin Selected for Leading Real Estate Companies of the World

11/20/2014

Realty Austin Selected for Leading Real Estate Companies of the World

Award-winning Austin-based real estate brokerage Realty Austin has been selected for membership in Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE) co-owners Jonathan and Yvette Boatwright announced. Read more

Realty Austin Wins #4 Top Place to Work in Austin in 2014

11/16/2014

Realty Austin Wins #4 Top Place to Work in Austin in 2014

Realty Austin, the fastest growing real estate company in Austin, was just named no. 4 Best Places to Work by the Austin American-Statesman. Read more

Photo Austin Way Interviews Realty Austin Agent Carl Shurr about 2015 Real Estate Trends

10/27/14

Austin Way Interviews Realty Austin Agent Carl Shurr about 2015 Real Estate Trends

Austin Way interviews Carl Shurr about 2015 Real Estate Trends and the teardowns in certain neighborhoods that become new remodeled homes. Read more

Realty Austin Market Manager Jennifer Korba Discusses Unique Housing Challenges Facing Austin's District 3r

10/22/2014

Realty Austin Market Manager Jennifer Korba Discusses Unique Housing Challenges Facing Austin's District 3

Realty Austin market manager Jennifer Korba discussed the unique housing challenges facing Austin’s District 3 on KUT. Korba did an analysis comparing everything that sold in the district in 2009 to everything that sold in 2014. Read more

Statesman interview with Realty Austin Agent

10/01/2014

Statesman interview with Realty Austin Agent

Realty Austin’s Agent, Colette Fitzgerald, provides Austin Statesman with an in-depth look into her personal lifestyle and professional career. Read more

Realty Austin Agent Interviewed By Real Estate Radio Show

09/21/2014

Realty Austin Team Interviewed By Real Estate Radio Show

Realty Austin's Ditlow Team, featuring Matt & Barbara Ditlow, along with Henry Valles, talks about the Austin home market with Real Estate Radio Austin talk show, Steakley and Stubbs. Read more

Austin Texas Luxery homes selling at high prices

8/19/2014

As Prices Rise, Austin's Million-Dollar-Plus Homes Take Longer To Sell

Luxury homes in Austin, Texas priced above $1 million are staying on the market longer but selling at higher prices. Realty Austin data indicates that total volume of million-dollar homes sold, median value for luxury homes and average price per square foot have all increased during 2014. Read more

Realty Austin Agents List Legendary Ranch for Sale

07/21/2014

Realty Austin Agents List Legendary Ranch for Sale

Realty Austin top-producing duo, Michael and Stacy Spickes, list legendary ranch in Lake Travis formerly owned by Red Adair. Read more

Realty Austin celebrates opening of new office in Davenport Village

07/21/2014

Realty Austin celebrates opening of new office in Davenport Village

Realty Austin celebrates new Davenport Office in Westlake with ribbon cutting ceremony. Read more

Michael Kopp provides valuable insight about the top hottest neighborhoods in Austin

07/15/2014

Austin's Hottest Neighborhoods

Realty Austin agent Michael Kopp provides Austin Monthly with some valuable insight for one of the top rated neighborhoods in Austin. Read more

Austin Latino Realtors perform well on national trade organization ranking

07/09/2014

Austin Latino Realtors perform well on national trade organization ranking

Austin's top performing Latino agent, Lisa Munoz, made the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professional’s 2014 Top 250 Latino real estate agents list. Israel Gutierrez and Cristina Valdes of Realty Austin were also honored by the NAHREP Read more

07/07/2014

As Austin's real estate market heats up, so do its luxury listings

Condos aren't the only piece of local real estate heating up right now. Realty Austin released an infographic comparing luxury home sales from May 2014 to sales from May 2013, showing growth in several key areas. Read more

06/30/2014

Profile in Style: Annette Patterson

In their June 2014 issue, Tribeza magazine featured Realty Austin agent Annette Patterson's home in Austin's North Loop neighborhood. Read more

Realty Austin Awarded No. 1 Best Place to Work

06/26/2014

Realty Austin Awarded No. 1 Best Place to Work

Realty Austin was named no. 1 Best Places to Work by the Austin Business Journal. The honor was presented to the 10 year old company at an awards ceremony held at the Renaissance Hotel on June 26, 2014 in Austin, Texas. Read more

Statesman interview with Realty Austin office manager

05/23/2014

Statesman interview with Realty Austin office manager

Realty Austin’s Westlake Market Manager, Cara Keenan, provides Austin Statesman with an in-depth look into her personal lifestyle and professional career. Read more

New Development on South Lamar

05/20/2014

The appreciation of South Lamar

Realty Austin agent Matt Ditlow discusses the appreciation of South Lamar property in Community Impact newspaper. Read more

Realty Austin on RISMedia's 2014 PowerBroker List

04/08/2014

Realty Austin Moves Up On National Power Broker List

Realty Austin was again named to the Power Broker List on RISMedia's 26th Annual Power Broker Report, an exclusive annual ranking of the nation's top firms. Read more

ead more about Realty Austin Being Honored for its Big Heart

03/20/2014

Realty Austin a Finalist for Austin Gives 2014 GeneroCity Awards for Philianthropic Efforts

Realty Austin was honored as a finalist of the Austin Gives GeneroCity awards, a community program committed to recognizing and encouraging business philanthropy. Read more

Lake Travis Home Values On The Rise

03/12/2014

Lake Travis Home Values On The Rise

Using comparative data over last year, Realty Austin Market Manager Jolene Weinstein, predicts an increase in home sales for the Lake Travis area. Read more

Realty Austin Top Agents Honored by Austin Business Journal

03/10/2014

Realty Austin Top Agents Honored by Austin Business Journal

Congratulations to Todd Grossman, Lisa Sexton, Susan Doyle, and Lisa Muñoz for being recognized as a few of the Top 50 Realtors in Austin at the ABJ Residential Real Estate Awards! Read more

Realty Austin Awarded Distinction of Young Business of the Year

02/12/2014

Realty Austin Awarded Distinction of Young Business of the Year

Realty Austin was awarded the Young Business of the Year honor by the Lake Travis Chamber of Commerce at the 22nd Annual Outstanding Achievement Awards luncheon on February 19, 2014 at the Lakeway Resort and Spa. Read more

Realty Austin Agent Interviewed By Real Estate Radio Show

02/09/2014

Realty Austin Agent Interviewed By Real Estate Radio Show

Realty Austin agent, Fred Meyers, talks interest rates and the Austin home market with Real Estate Radio Austin talk show, Steakley and Stubbs. Read more

Realty Austin Congratulates Agents and Teams Nominated for Austin Business Journal's Residential Real Estate Awards

02/07/2014

Realty Austin Agents and Teams Nominated for ABJ Residential Real Estate Awards

Every year, ABJ ranks the Residential Top Realtors by gross closed residential sales at the Residential Real Estate Awards. For their outstanding achievements, 28 individual Realty Austin agents and 8 teams are finalists. Read more

Realty Austin Market Manager Recognized As Person on the Move in Austin Business Journal

01/31/2014

Realty Austin Market Manager Recognized As Person on the Move in Austin Business Journal

Realty Austin’s Lake Travis Market Manager, Jolene Weinstein, has been recognized as one of the “People on the Move” in the Austin Business Journal, as well as ‘Manager of the Year’ by Platinum Top 50 of Austin. Read more

Realty Austin To Open New Westlake Market Center

01/29/2014

Realty Austin Co-Owner Discussed Austin Luxury Market in 2013

Jonathan Boatwright, co-owner of Realty Austin, shares the amazing statistics of Austin's luxury market in 2013 with Austin Business Journal. Read more

Realty Austin To Open New Westlake Market Center

01/28/2014

Realty Austin To Open New Westlake Market Center

Realty Austin announced it will open its fifth class A retail location to serve residents in the Westlake area. Renovation begins in the first quarter of 2014 and doors will open just in time for summer. Read more

Realty Austin Adds Cara Keenan to Its Management Powerhouse

01/24/2014

Realty Austin Adds Cara Keenan to Its Management Powerhouse

Realty Austin is proud to announce Cara Keenan will oversee its Westlake Market Center upon its opening in Davenport Village. A licensed REALTOR® with 14 years experience, Keenan joined Realty Austin in January of 2010 where she has been a top producer year over year. Read more

Realty Austin Dedicates Second Home with Austin Habitat for Humanity

01/16/2014

Realty Austin Dedicates Second Home with Austin Habitat for Humanity

Realty Austin joined Austin Habitat for Humanity in the dedication of a newly built home for a deserving family for the second year in a row. Agents, clients and industry partners donated $65,000 to sponsor and build a new home. Read more

Realty Austin Celebrates 2014 Platinum Top 50 Award Winners

01/09/2014

Realty Austin Celebrates 2014 Platinum Top 50 Award Winners

38 Realty Austin agents were finalists for Austin's Platinum Top 50 Award. Of those finalists, ten Realty Austin agents won awards, including Jolene Weinstein for Manager of the Year, at the annual awards ceremony. Read more

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2013

Realty Austin Agent Interviewed By Austin American Statesman

12/19/2013

Realty Austin Agent Interviewed By Austin American Statesman

Lisa Munoz, an agent with Realty Austin, was spoken to by the Austin American Statesman about rising home sales, saying they will "continue to go up". Read more

Three Realty Austin Agents Speak With Austin American-Statesman About Rates of Austin-Area Home Sales

11/21/2013

Three Realty Austin Agents Speak With Austin American-Statesman About Rates of Austin-Area Home Sales

Realty Austin agents, Cara & Joe Keenan, and Todd Grossman discuss the ins and outs of Austin's home sales for October 2013. Read more

Realty Austin Wins Statesman Top Workplace for Second Consecutive Year

11/16/2013

Realty Austin Wins Statesman Top Workplace for Second Consecutive Year

Austin American Statesman has awarded Realty Austin's culture for leadership, collaboration and innovation. Read more

Realty Austin Owner Interview by Austin Business Journal on Potential Homeowners

11/8/2013

Realty Austin Owner Interview by Austin Business Journal on Potential Homeowners

Realty Austin co-owener Jonathan Boatwright discusses the dilemmas potential homeowners in Austin are having trouble with. Read more

Realty Austin Agents Discuss Austin's Next Hot Housing Areas

11/2/2013

Realty Austin Agents Discuss Austin's Next Hot Housing Areas

Realty Austin agents, Aaron Nann and Barbara Ditlow discuss Austin's next hot housing areas with the Austin American-Statesman. Read more

Realty Austin Ranks 7th in ABJ Fast 50

10/23/2013

Realty Austin Ranks 7th in ABJ Fast 50

As the second largest real estate brokerage, Realty Austin was recognized by the Austin Business Journal as the 7th fastest growing company in Austin with $10 million or greater net revenue. Read more

Top Producing Realty Austin Agents Interviewed by Statesman on Local Real Estate Market

10/21/2013

Top Producing Realty Austin Agents Interviewed by Statesman on Local Real Estate Market

Barbara Ditlow, top producing real estate agent, shares her insights into the Austin real estate market with Austin-American Statesman and offers her expertise on why it's showing no signs of slowing down. Read more

Realty Austin agent Represents Pharmacy in Commercial Space

10/16/2013

Realty Austin agent Represents Pharmacy in Commercial Space

Realty Austin agent Vince Heinz recently represented Health Scripts Pharmacy in a recent commercial space transaction off Hwy 290. Read more

Realty Austin Opens Northwest Office

10/5/2013

Realty Austin Opens Northwest Office

Realty Austin opened its fifth office location in Avery Ranch on Wednesday, October 23rd. Read more

Realty Austin Expands North in September 2013

9/3/2013

Realty Austin Expands North in September 2013

Realty Austin will open another office by mid-September at 10526 W. Parmer Lane to take advantage of growing opportunities in the northwest submarket. Read more

Realty Austin Agents Survey Luxury Home Market in Austin

7/5/2013

Realty Austin Agents Survey Luxury Home Market in Austin

Realty Austin husband and wife duo, The Mills Team, took a recent survey on Austin's luxury home market. To their surprise, the market for luxury homes is starting to increase at faster paces. Read more

Realty Austin Agent Flips Houses to Keep City Affordable

7/3/2013

Realty Austin Agent Flips Houses to Keep City Affordable

Realty Austin agent Lisa Munoz has been in the home flipping business for about 13 years, a business the City of Austin is merging into in order to keep Austin affordable. Read more

Realty Austin Co-Owner Discusses First Time Homebuying Tips With Austin Monthly

7/1/2013

Realty Austin Co-Owner Discusses First Time Homebuying Tips With Austin Monthly

Jonathan Boatwright, co-owner of Realty Austin, gives tips to those in their first-time homebuying experience. He says, "Think of house-hunting as your new project - it can no longer be a passive activity." Read more

Realty Austin Supports Keep Austin Afforadable

6/28/2013

Realty Austin Supports Keep Austin Afforadable

Realty Austin announced its support of Keep Austin Affordable. Together with its team of agents, the company donated $10,000 this week to the coalition of business, faith and community leaders. Read more

Verdance, a luxury condo development, is now on the market and successfully finding buyers after the recession pushed the project into rentals

6/27/2013

Verdance, a luxury condo development, is now on the market and successfully finding buyers after the recession pushed the project into rentals

With the improving economy, Verdance residential condos are now selling rather than renting. These luxury condos are located in a quiet North Austin neighborhood, and are built to be energy efficient with solar power upgrades. Read more

Real Estate Brokerage Utilizes Salesforce Chatter for Sales and Marketing; Platform is a Key Ingredient to its Operations Success

6/20/2013

Real Estate Brokerage Utilizes Salesforce Chatter for Sales and Marketing; Platform is a Key Ingredient to its Operations Success

AUSTIN, TX--Realty Austin, an award-winning Austin-based real estate brokerage, uses the leading enterprise social networking solution, Salesforce Chatter, to collaborate in real-time with its team. From distributing hot leads, to sharing hot new listings, the team accomplishes more in a shorter period of time by taking advantage of the platform’s technology. Read more

Realty Austin Wins Third in Austin Business Journal's Best Places to Work for the Second Consecutive Year

6/17/2013

Realty Austin Wins Third in Austin Business Journal's Best Places to Work for the Second Consecutive Year

The Austin Business Journal named Realty Austin the third "Best Places to Work" for the second consecutive year. The Austin Business Journal's Best Places to Work list identifies the top workplaces in the Austin, Texas area. Read more

Realty Austin Congratulates NAHREP Top 25 Elite Latinos

4/26/2013

Realty Austin Congratulates NAHREP Top 25 Elite Latinos

Realty Austin, an-award winning Austin-based real estate brokerage, celebrates five of its REALTORS® who were honored as Top 25 Elite Latinos by the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals. Lisa Muñoz of Realty Austin was awarded the no. 1 distinction at the first annual awards ceremony held on Friday, April 26, 2013 at the Hilton Austin. Read more

Realty Austin Agent Helps Family Find Their Dream Home

4/12/2013

Realty Austin Agent Helps Family Find Their Dream Home

After six months of searching for the perfect home in the perfect location with the perfect features, Realty Austin agent Meredith Brewer helped the Carroll family find their dream home, a pocket listing of Realty Austin agent, Allison Olson, after hearing about a home that was not yet on the market but would be soon. Read more

Realty Austin Named to Power Broker List

4/11/2013

Realty Austin Named to Power Broker List

Realty Austin was named to the Power Broker List on RISMedia's 25th Annual Power Broker Report, an exclusive annual ranking of the nation's top firms. The prestigious honor was awarded to leading brokerage firms across the country based on closed transactions and sales volume for 2012. Read more

Realty Austin Expands in Southwest Austin

3/21/2013

Realty Austin Expands in Southwest Austin

Realty Austin is pleased to announce the grand opening of a new Southwest Austin office located at Mopac and William Cannon, one of the fastest growing areas of Austin. Realty Austin Southwest opens its doors and welcomes existing and future customers to its new digs. Read more

Realty Austin Wins at the Austin Business Journal's Residential Real Estate Awards

3/7/2013

Realty Austin Wins at the Austin Business Journal's Residential Real Estate Awards

Eighteen of Realty Austin’s team were finalists at the annual awards luncheon, and five won the coveted award, placing them amongst Austin’s most exceptional real estate professionals. Read more

Realty Austin Agents Have Fun and Give Back at Foundation Communities Event

2/18/2013

Realty Austin Agents Have Fun and Give Back at Foundation Communities Event

Yvette Boatwright, Realty Austin's Broker, and Lisa Munoz, a Realty Austin top producing agent, have fun at a Foundation Communities event. Realty Austin raised $60,000 for Foundation Communities in 2012. Read more

Realty Austin Expansion Enables Hyper-Local Service to Customers

2/8/2013

Realty Austin Expansion Enables Hyper-Local Service to Customers

Driven by its service-oriented mission and need to house its growing team, Realty Austin will open two additional offices in Northwest Austin and Southwest Austin in 2013 adding to its existing Downtown (Central), Westlake, and Lake Travis locations. Read more

Photo of Marc Warshawsky Talks with Community Impact about Residential Real Estate Dominating in Southwest Austin

1/31/2013

Marc Warshawsky Talks with Community Impact about Southwest Austin Housing Market

Marc Warshawsky talks with Community Impact about residential real estate dominating land use in Southwest Austin and Realty Austin's plan to open an office in the area this year. Read more

Realty Austin Plans March Move Into The Shops at Arbor Trails

1/28/2013

Realty Austin Plans March Move Into The Shops at Arbor Trails

Citing significant growth and high demand for homes in Southwest Austin, Realty Austin plans to open a new office in March at The Shops At Arbor Trails shopping center to be closer to local clients. Read more

Realty Austin Congratulates Austin's 2013 Platinum Top 50

1/18/2013

Realty Austin Congratulates Austin's 2013 Platinum Top 50

Realty Austin, an-award winning Austin-based real estate brokerage, congratulates thirty of its REALTORS® who were finalists for Austin's Platinum Top 50 Award. Of those finalists, seven were welcomed to the prestigious winner's circle at the annual awards ceremony. Read more

Making a Splash

12/15/2013

Making a Splash

Realty Austin was featured in Waterways Magazine's Winter 2012-2013 issue in the "Making a Splash" section, which is geared towards different companies and organizations giving back to their communities through charities and fundraisers. Realty Austin partnered with Habitat for Humanity in 2012 to build a home for the Rodriquez family. Read more

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2012

Realty Austin Listing Featured in Statesman

11/27/2012

Realty Austin Listing Featured in Statesman

A West Austin home, listed by Lisa Foster-Sexton and Susan Doyle of the Avalon Team at Realty Austin, was featured in a November Sunday issue of the Austin American Statesman. Read more

Realty Austin Named Top Workplace in 2012 By Statesman

11/13/2012

Realty Austin Named Top Workplace in 2012 By Statesman

Realty Austin won first place in Austin American Statesman's 2012 Top Workplaces. Of the top companies selected for the Greater Austin area list, Realty Austin ranked No. 1 in the Small Company Category. Read more

Realty Austin Recognized for Cutting Edge Technology

11/10/2012

Realty Austin Recognized for Cutting Edge Technology

The marketing department and management are in-office employees and management’s goal is to 'recruit, train and retain' a strong network of agents... Read more

Realty Austin Helps Raise Record-Breaking $813,878 for the Local Nonprofit

10/23/2012

Realty Austin Helps Raise Record-Breaking $813,878 for the Local Nonprofit

Realty Austin and Foundation Communities announce final results of their match fund partnership. Together they celebrate a record-breaking $813,878 total funds pledged at the local nonprofit's annual fundraiser held at Salvation Army Thrift Store on October 23, 2012. Read more

Realty Austin Ranks 6th In Austin's Fast 50

10/19/2012

Realty Austin Ranks 6th In Austin's Fast 50

Realty Austin ranks 6th as one of Austin's fastest growing companies. Companies eligible to win this year were nominated based on compounded annual average sales growth for three years. Read more

Realty Austin Agent Charla Housson Gives Input on LTISD Market

10/11/2012

Realty Austin Agent Charla Housson Gives Input on LTISD Market

Lake Travis ISD is growing annually by 5.5 percent to 7.5 percent, which means about 400 new students every year... Charla Housson, a Realtor with Realty Austin who sells houses in the LTISD area, said the school district is a main draw for families to the area. Read more

Realty Austin Awards Gift to Austin Habitat for Humanity

9/12/2012

Realty Austin Awards Gift to Austin Habitat for Humanity

Leading real estate firm Realty Austin is lending a hand to support the mission of the Austin Chapter of Habitat for Humanity this fall. Together with its team of agents, the company donated $65,000 for a Habitat House home build for an East Austin family. Read more

Realty Austin Listed as a Fast 50 Company

9/6/2012

Realty Austin Listed as a Fast 50 Company

The Austin Business Journal has named their finalists for the fifty fastest-growing companies in Austin. Realty Austin, along with a variety of other companies, will be ranked amongst others at the Fast 50 event on October 18th. Read more

Realty Austin To Sponsor AIA Home Tour 2012

9/4/2012

Realty Austin To Sponsor AIA Home Tour 2012

Realty Austin is pleased to announce that it will be the exclusive Realtor Underwriting Sponsor for the Austin Institute of Architecture's 2012 Home Tour. Read more

Austin Luxury Homes in Demand

8/17/2012

Austin Luxury Homes in Demand

Realty Austin Realtor, Amy Mills, is currently marketing the priciest home in MLS at $15 million. This luxury homes sits above Lake Travis, and with more and more celebrities and executives from around the U.S. moving to Austin, the Austin luxury real estate market is booming. Read more

Realty Austin Modern Listing Makes Statesman

8/11/2012

Realty Austin Modern Listing Makes Statesman

Discretely decadent – that's what homeowners Jacob and Deidre had in mind when they designed their Travis Heights home in 2005. Listed by Donna Darling with Realty Austin. Read more

Realty Austin a Finalist for 2012 Inman Innovator Award's Most Innovative Real Estate Website

8/1/2012

Realty Austin a Finalist for 2012 Inman Innovator Award's Most Innovative Real Estate Website

Realty Austin claims its property search website is the most widely used in the market, reaching more than 240,000 visitors a month. The site not only offers all the bells and whistles, such as keyword and map search, neighborhood guides, market statistics and a blog, but offers registered users a deeper set of listing data... Read more

Realty Austin To Have a Fourth Location

7/25/2012

Realty Austin To Have a Fourth Location

Recent real estate deals made this week in Austin include Realty Austin's lease at the Shop at Avery Ranch, its fourth location. Read more

Realty Austin Grand Opening Highlighted in Lake Travis View Newspaper

7/13/2012

Realty Austin Grand Opening Highlighted in Lake Travis View Newspaper

The company is already home to several well established Lakeway agents such as Todd Grossman, Tommy Cokins, Sherry Ellenbogen, Charla Housson and Michelle Jones. Grossman was recognized by the Austin Business Journal as the No. 2 Realtor in Austin... Read more

Experienced Team, Superior Technology, and Real-Time Communications Drives Realty Austin's Success

7/13/2012

Experienced Team, Superior Technology, and Real-Time Communications Drives Realty Austin's Success

Jonathan Boatwright has used his immense background in technology to his utmost advantage in creating a lead-generating, attention-getting website and company. Read more

Realty Austin's Listing, The Cascading Creek House Featured In The Wall Street Journal

7/9/2012

Realty Austin's Listing, The Cascading Creek House Featured In The Wall Street Journal

Realty Austin Broker Associate Michael Said's listing was featured online in the Wall Street Journal. Home was designed by Bercy Chen Studio to reflect the hilly landscape and creeks around it. Read more

Realty Austin Opens Office in Lake Travis

6/21/2012

Realty Austin Opens Office in Lake Travis

Realty Austin has recently become a resident of the Lakeway area. Three Top Producers, as well as 30 local agents, are eager to represent you and find your dream home. Read more

Realty Austin Wins 3rd in Austin Business Journal's Best Places to Work

6/6/2012

Realty Austin Wins 3rd in Austin Business Journal's Best Places to Work

Realty Austin won third place in Austin Business Journal's 2012 Best Places to Work in Central Texas. The company received the coveted honor at the annual awards ceremony held June 6, 2012 at the AT&T Executive Education &; Conference Center. Read more

Online Leading Real Estate Company Realty Austin Gets 3,000 Leads a Day

6/6/2012

Online Leading Real Estate Company Realty Austin Gets 3,000 Leads a Day

It’s always exciting to talk to a broker who is doing some really innovative things when it comes to technology and training their agents. Realty Austin is generating an enormous amount of leads through its site. Read more

Mayor Dave DeOme and City Manager Steve Jones Meet with Realty Austin Owners

5/15/2012

Mayor Dave DeOme and City Manager Steve Jones Meet with Realty Austin Owners

Lake Travis co-owner Jonathan and Yvette Boatwright and Office Manager Jolene Weinstein meet with Lakeway officials prior to Grand Opening of Realty Austin's new office on Lohman's Crossing and 620. Realty Austin's new office location is scheduled to open June 21, 2012 at 2418 RR 620 South, Suite 200, Lakeway, Texas 78738, in the former space of Two Hot Mammas Grill. Read more

Realty Austin Makes Front Page of Austin-American Statesman

5/3/2012

Realty Austin Makes Front Page of Austin-American Statesman

Realty Austin signage used by Statesman photgrapher, Laura Skelding, to represent the current Austin Real Estate market. Read more

Residential Leader Realty Austin Launches New Lake Travis Office

5/3/2012

Residential Leader Realty Austin Launches New Lake Travis Office

Realty Austin solidifies its commitment to the Lake Travis area by opening a new location in Lakeway. Read more

Realty Austin Sponsors DANA Downtown Living Tour 2012

4/22/2012

Realty Austin Sponsors DANA Downtown Living Tour 2012

The Downtown Austin Neighborhood Association (DANA) presents the 8th Annual Downtown Living Tour on Sunday, April 22, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. featuring historic spaces combined with modern residences, all located in 78701. Read more

Cynthia Mattiza of Realty Austin Highlights Hot Housing Market in Austin on KVUE TV

4/19/2012

Cynthia Mattiza of Realty Austin Highlights Hot Housing Market in Austin on KVUE TV

The average median price for a single family home was $200,000 in March, up eight percent. The average median price for a condo was $189,450, up 15 percent. Cynthia Mattiza of Realty Austin says it's a seller's market right now. Read more

Realty Austin Agent Carl Shurr Sells Tarrytown

4/13/2012

Realty Austin Agent Carl Shurr Sells Tarrytown

He has put it on the market for $1,399,500 with Carl Shurr of Realty Austin. It has a contract pending and is expected to close later this month. Read more

Realty Austin Agent Chad Proctor Expects Apple's Expansion in Austin to Affect Real Estate Market

3/30/2012

Realty Austin Agent Chad Proctor Expects Apple's Expansion in Austin to Affect Real Estate Market

Chad Proctor with Realty Austin said it could take six months to a year after the new hires before those real estate benefits emerge. Read more

Realty Austin Co-Owners Support ABOR in IDX Debate

3/12/2012

Realty Austin Co-Owners Support ABOR in IDX Debate

Jonathan Boatwright runs a company called Realty Austin with his wife Yvette. Realty Austin slickly packages listings from other agents alongside its own listings and spends lots of money on Internet marketing. Read more

Realty Austin Broker Associate Elected to Austin Food & Wine Alliance's First Board of Directors

2/22/2012

Realty Austin Broker Associate Elected to Austin Food & Wine Alliance's First Board of Directors

The Austin Food & Wine Alliance has selected its first board of directors. The board members will lead the organizatio's key initiatives including providing grants to community nonprofits, individuals and businesses based on culinary innovation. Read more

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2011

Austin Home Sales Rise in November

12/10/2011

Austin Home Sales Rise in November

Todd Grossman with Realty Austin said the residential real estate market is currently seeing a lot of activity even though this time of the year is typically slow. Read more

Realty Austin Broker Associate Leases Hancock Center

9/14/2011

Realty Austin Broker Associate Leases Hancock Center

Family Chiropractic leased 1,100 square feet at Hancock Shopping Center located at 1000 E. 41st Street. Family Chiropractic was represented by Todd Bailey with Realty Austin. Read more

Austin Real Estate Company Really Moves

6/2/2011

Austin Real Estate Company Really Moves

The city's fastest growing real estate company, Realty Austin, is shaking up the way these relocators embark on their Austin home search. Read more

Realty Austin Agent Michelle Keahey Sells Brinwood and South Park

5/28/2011

Realty Austin Agent Michelle Keahey Sells Brinwood and South Park

The prices are substantially higher north of Oltorf, said Michelle Keahey, an agent with Realty Austin. Read more

Realty Austin Agent Jenny Walker Sells Scofield Farms

5/25/2011

Realty Austin Agent Jenny Walker Sells Scofield Farms

Many people like the original section of Scofield Farms because it has more mature trees and landscaping, says Jenny Walker, a real estate agent with Realty Austin who has been selling houses in this area for a decade. Read more

Realty Austin Vaults to Top of Web-based Lead Generation

4/22/2011

Realty Austin Vaults to Top of Web-based Lead Generation

Realty Austin's website has become one of the main competitive tools it’s used to nearly double sales and grow into more space. “When you look at other real estate firms, their website traffic is typically one-tenth of what we have." Read more

Realty Austin Donates to Local Elementary School

3/25/2011

Realty Austin Donates to Local Elementary School

Valley View Elementary, an Eanes ISD School, was able to renovate their track and field for their students made by possible with a donation from Realty Austin. Read more

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2010-2004

Realty Austin Proves Real Estate Agencies Can Do More with Less

7/8/2007

Realty Austin Proves Real Estate Agencies Can Do More with Less

When Jonathan and Yvette Boatwright started their luxury real estate agency three years ago, they set some lofty goals. Read more

Realty Austin - Change of Address

12/18/2005

Realty Austin - Change of Address

Jonathan Boatwright and his wife Yvette used the back of an airplane napkin to draft the business plan that would launch their relatively new and rapidly growing real estate firm. Read more

West Austin Realty Changes Name to Realty Austin

12/18/2005

West Austin Realty Changes Name to Realty Austin

Local firm West Austin Realty has changed its name to Realty Austin, a move its owners say reflects its expanded territory. Read more

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