Barbara Van Dyke – Platinum Top 50 Austin
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Barbara Van Dyke

Broker: Compass RE Texas, LLC (512)431-2552
A lover of adventure, Barbara has always enjoyed meeting new people and experiencing new places. After relocating nearly, a dozen times, living in cities and towns all across the country, she knew she was ready to set down roots and be part of a thriving community. Barbara chose Austin for its strong economy, relative affordability, friendly people and outstanding quality of life. Prior to getting her real estate license, Barbara spent more than 20 years in marketing and public relations, holding a number of senior roles at two of the world's top PR agencies. She also founded and ran a consulting firm focused on strategic communications for the healthcare and wellness industries. During the course of her career, she served clients ranging from high tech companies to healthcare organizations and real estate developers. Before moving to Austin, Barbara sold real estate in Kailua Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii. There, she was named Rookie of the Year. Barbara holds a Bachelor's degree in Journalism from Temple University in Philadelphia and has taken graduate courses at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles and the University of South Florida in Tampa. Barbara has a passion for client service and relationship building. She works very hard to understand her clients' needs and concerns and strives to deliver results that exceed expectations. When she is not working, Barbara can often be found hiking along the Barton Creek Greenbelt, two-stepping at the Broken Spoke or meeting friends at one of Austin's many great restaurants.

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Years of Experience


Geographic Areas Served

Austin - Belterra, Austin - West Lake Hills, Bee Cave, Dripping Springs, Hays County


Broker Associate, CLHMS, Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist, GRI, Graduate REALTOR® Institute

Community Involvement

Texas Advocacy Project, Texas Advocacy Project, Restoration Ranch, Restoration Ranch, Faith Life Church, Faith Life Church, Goodwill, Project Backpack, Texas Disabled Veterans Association

Industry Involvement

ABoR, Austin Board of REALTORS®, GRI Society, Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, NAR, National Association of REALTORS®, TR, Texas REALTORS®, TREPAC, REALTORS® Land Institute

Specializations and Expertise

Farm & Ranch, Luxury, Resale

Average Sale Price

$600,000 - $1,000,000