Umar JavaidJPAR® - Austin

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A high-touch agent known for his extensive market knowledge and his unmatched dedication to clients, Umar’s success is based almost exclusively on positive referrals. He earns the respect of his clients by working tirelessly on their behalf and has built his mindset on solid oak, not twigs.

What distinguishes him from other Realtors is his passion for the Austin community and his genuine desire to help clients find the perfect home in a city he loves. He is a value-added agent who collaborates with local builders and contractors with key skills utilizing his x-ray vision on improving residential properties, construction, and solar. Clients appreciate his flexibility, low pressure sales, patience, ability to listen and hear what a client desires.

Umar is deeply connected to Austin since 2001. He has an effective combination of Southern charm and international tenacity. Umar chose Austin to be his permanent home after falling in love with the weird live musical city that has small town hospitality. Giving back to others, Umar involves himself in mission work and has traveled to the poorest parts of Asia. Umar has rebuilt houses in poor villages, provided economical solar power to villagers powering light bulbs, and worked with orphanages teaching them basic English. His projects have included East Austin rehab flips, new land construction in Volente, affordable housing, condo projects, residential solar power, and home energy efficiency rehabilitations.

Umar graduated from the University of Toronto with a degree in IT and Economics. He has lived in the UK, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Canada, Pennsylvania, California and Texas. Before becoming a Realtor, Umar worked in the computer software industry with companies such as CGI, Dell, and Apple, harnessing a strong background in technology. When he isn’t working, Umar loves to spend time with his wife, three kids and 2 cats.