About John Lairsen


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Principal, Broker, CRS, ABR, Member Elite 25 Austin / Luxury League / PT50
John Lairsen is one of Central Texas’s leading luxury residential real estate brokers. He was born and raised in Texas and has lived in Austin for more than twenty years. John’s passion for real estate and love of his home city are evident in everything he does, and make him the ideal Austin real estate resource. Shortly after enrolling at The University of Texas, John made his first local real estate investment in Austin, setting into motion a career that has spanned an incredible evolution of Capitol City’s market.
After graduating from UT with a bachelor’s degree in economics and a minor in real estate, John formed Travis Real Estate, a boutique brokerage firm with the simple goal of providing service that exceeds clients’ expectations. In the succeeding years, he built a reputation for providing unparalleled service, and created a strong bond of trust and loyalty with his “clients for life.”
John works with several local builders, helping them with land acquisition and new product development. His in-depth knowledge of active listings and private, as-yet unlisted offerings is invaluable to clients with a special property niche in mind. Whether looking for the perfect home, a lot to build on, or a savvy investment opportunity, John helps clients attain their goals, seamlessly and with ease. John supports his beloved Austin through involvement in a number of charities and philanthropic organizations, including the Austin Children’s Shelter and Austin Agents for Change.


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We believe that our client’s needs must always come first. In order to be the best agents representing our clients we never stop learning or growing. We always strive to make every interaction beneficial for all involved. We are dynamic. The real estate industry changes constantly so to always be prepared we stay flexible and perpetually fine tune our business. We invest in cutting edge technologies. These investments in our business reflect our investment in our clients. Luxury will never be defined by price, but by the heightened level of experience and service we deliver. We love Austin. We live here. We give here. We strive to inspire and empower generosity in ourselves and others throughout our community.

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