We give our clients a reason to celebrate!

Our goal is to exceed your expectations in every way. We become your advocate, friend and partner and offer strong Austin-area market knowledge and experience that will guide you to success every step of the way. austin real estate for sale Truly, it really is not about us, our business is centered around you. austin real estate for sale That said, we’d still want for you to get to know us (before meeting us face-to-face).

Meet our Team

Michael Underwood

The Underwood Team, Broker Owner/ REALTOR®

Michael@raverealestateaustin.com

Michael has spent the past 18 years of his life dedicating his career to the real estate industry. austin real estate for sale With the last eight years as a full time REALTOR® in Austin, he previously worked at Arch Telecom (www.archagent.com) beginning in the year 2000. In 10 years at Arch Telecom, he consulted thousands of real estate agents and mortgage lenders and attended over 100 seminars across the country. austin real estate for sale This experience for Michael was quite valuable as he learned strategies from the top real estate trainers and agents across the country and has a large network of real estate and mortgage professionals.

Michael began his professional career at a company called FMC in the customer service department in 1994. austin real estate for sale He moved to Austin in 1998 to work for DELL and then, Apple. Afterward, he found his passion in the real estate. In 2007, he married Christina and they now have two boys. austin real estate for sale The time he’s lived in Austin, (notably, in every part of town—North, South, East and West) makes him well-suited to represent real estate clients and their interests. austin real estate for sale Michael is a dedicated husband and father who takes a lot of pride in his city, state, country and community. austin real estate for sale In his spare time, Michael jogs, plays golf, and entertains friends and family.

Christina (Jones) Underwood

The Underwood Team, Owner/REALTOR®

Christina@Raverealestateaustin.com

Christina is a Native Texan and her mother and colleague, Nancy Jones is from Austin. austin real estate for sale Christina graduated from the University of Texas, Austin with a degree in Marketing. austin real estate for sale She has been in the hospitality industry for over 27 years, working in New York City, Washington DC, and Austin both in hotels and in Regional Sales for hotel companies. austin real estate for sale Christina worked with the Austin Convention and Visitors Bureau for 5 ½ years and sold Austin as a tourism and convention destination. austin real estate for sale If anyone knows Austin inside and out—she does!

After leaving corporate America several years ago, Christina joined her husband Michael in the residential real estate industry as an Owner, REALTOR® and marketing expert. austin real estate for sale Her passion for people and networking is a real plus in the real estate industry.

“I love getting to know people: what makes them tick- what do they need to be happy? What can I do to help in the process of being happy as it pertains to their home?” Christina will work hard to make a deal work, whether it be a customer selling their home or buying a home-take the pressure off and have her work for you. austin real estate for sale She will.

Christina’s passions outside of work and networking are her two boys, her family, her workouts and friends. austin real estate for sale She is involved in Leadership Lake Travis, BNI Leadership, Rodan + Fields Skin Expert, Team Manager for her son’s Lonestar Soccer team, volunteer at Laura Welch Bush Elementary and fundraiser for Junior Research Diabetes Foundation.

Nancy Jones

The Underwood Team, REALTOR®

nancy@raverealestateaustin.com

Nancy has lived in Austin most of her life. She graduated from the University of Texas with a B.S. degree in elementary and special education. austin real estate for sale After teaching school for a number of years, Nancy entered the world of association management, serving as the Executive Director for two state associations while residing in Steiner Ranch for 9 years. austin real estate for sale After retiring from that career, Nancy pursued her dream of being a real estate agent.

“It was always something I wanted to do – help people find their perfect home. I am so happy working with the great people at The Underwood Team.”

Nancy is the mother of two girls and a boy and the grandmother of 3 boys and a girl. austin real estate for sale Her favorite hobby is spending time with her family. austin real estate for sale She also loves reading, gardening, walking and yoga.

Larissa Paap

The Underwood Team, REALTOR®

I’m a native Texan and have lived in Central Texas for 15+ years. austin real estate for sale I went to school at Texas State University (Eat ‘em up cats!!) and the moment I stepped foot on the gorgeous campus with a lazy river running through it, I knew I would never leave this area. I have a degree in Finance. I worked for Charles Schwab Retirement Plan Services for 11 years and have had a great interest in real estate since high school.

I’m a proud mommy of 3 – a little girl named Parker, a little boy named Hayden and a fur baby (aka chocolate Labrador) named Shakes. Austin real estate for sale Being a mom is truly the greatest experience of my life so far. It is a daily adventure and I love every second.

My husband and I are huge foodies and love sampling the many restaurants, breweries, wineries and distilleries around central Texas. We also love going to the lake and river with our family. austin real estate for sale Travel is also a huge part of our lives. We love experiencing new places, food and cultures.
I am still amazed daily by the eccentricities of this awesome city. From the brilliant art work on buildings, beautiful architecture, stunning skyline and lake views, to the amazingly diverse group of people living in the different neighborhoods that ‘keep Austin weird’. My husband and I love discovering new places within and around this beautiful place we call home. We feel so lucky to live in such a breathtaking city!

I am passionate about this city and would love to help you find your dream home. Not just the physical house but the area that makes you thrive and where you can be a part of the community. austin real estate for sale I will cater to your NEEDS and WANTS and make your buying or selling process simple and easy. Thanks for taking the time to learn about me. austin real estate for sale I hope to meet you and help turn your dreams into reality