Mark's passion for real estate sparked in 2008 when he began his career managing short-term rentals in Austin, Texas. He oversaw a large portfolio of clients from locals to ex-pats and was their go-to guy with all aspects of their rental homes. After 3 years of managing properties for clients, Mark followed his passion and because a full-time licensed REALTOR® and hasn't looked back since. Mark became an expert in Austin's many neighborhoods, and by his third year, he was the Top Producer at the brokerage, also earning over $10+M in sales.
In the spirit of always taking growth steps forward, Mark joined the #1 brokerage in town – Realty Austin in 2019. Mark was awarded "Top Listing Agent" within his first few months with Realty Austin. With his wife Kristen as his transaction manager, Mark became known to friends, family, and clients as "The Tall Texas Realtor," and when you meet him, you'll see that the name fits him perfectly at a towering 6'6". Mark is known for his fun-loving personality, low-pressure demeanor and hard-nosed negotiation skills to get you the best price for your home sale. Mark surpassed $10M in sales for 2019, only 3% of the agents in Austin achieved this last year. Mark was accepted into Realty Austin's 2019 Diamond Club within his first year with the brokerage.
Whether this is your first home purchase or tenth, the level of service and attention Mark provides is unmatched. Mark will never pressure you into something that you are not comfortable with, but when you do find the perfect house, he will do everything in his power to get you your dream home. If buying, selling, or investing is a goal of yours in 2020 - reach out to The Tall Texas Realtor today!