Ari Axelrod, Real Estate Broker

Ari Axelrod is a consistent multi-million dollar producer who holds the highly coveted Certified Residential Specialist and Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist designations.

Ari transitioned to real estate after retiring from the U.S. Army at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. Ari fights for his clients with the same focus, attention to detail, and tenacity that served him well in the Army. Ari is honest, trustworthy, communicative, passionate, and leverages technology to give his clients a competitive advantage in the market.

Ari offers clients discrete, professional real estate advice and, as a Certified Negotiation Expert who has earned both the Accredited Buyer Representative and Seller Representative Specialist designations, Ari will negotiate the best possible price for your home. Partnering with Ari will be one of the best decisions you make.

More About Ari

  • Married with two children and three rescue dogs
  • Combat Veteran (Operations Enduring Freedom & Iraqi Freedom)
  • Retired U.S. Army Officer (Lieutenant Colonel with 27+ years enlisted and officer service)
  • Life Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars & Disabled American Veterans
  • M.A., University of Southern California
  • B.A., Indiana University
  • Graduate, United States Army Command and General Staff College

Real Estate Designations and Certifications

  • Real Estate Broker (Texas License #638251)
  • Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)
  • Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS)
  • Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE)
  • Seller Representative Specialist (SRS)
  • Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR)
  • Graduate, Realtor Institute (GRI)
  • Texas Veterans Land Board Preferred Real Estate Professional

Boards, Associations, Professional Groups, MLS, and Civic Involvement

  • Residential Real Estate Council (Formerly Council of Residential Specialists)
  • Institute for Luxury Home Marketing
  • Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council
  • Seller Representative Specialist Council
  • Austin/Central Texas Realty Information Service (ACTRIS)
  • Central Texas MLS (Williamson County, Four Rivers, Temple-Belton, Fort Hood Area, & Victoria Boards)
  • Bryan-College Station MLS
  • Austin Board of Realtors (Served on Bylaws & Policy Governance Committee)
  • Texas Association of Realtors
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Austin Real Estate Alliance
  • Austin Broker/Agent Forum
  • Austin Luxury Talk
  • Investor Underground
  • RM620 Feasibility Study Committee (Appointee of the City of Bee Cave)

Real Estate Education

  • Real Estate Brokerage (30 Hours)
  • Broker Responsibility Course (6 Hours)
  • Legal Update II (4 Hours)
  • Legal Update I (4 Hours)
  • TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure Rule (3 Hours)
  • 1031 Tax Deferred Exchange (1 Hour)
  • Liens, Taxes, and Foreclosures (3 Hours)
  • Accredited Buyer Representative Designation Course (16 Hours)
  • CRS 200: Business Planning and Marketing (16 Hours)
  • Seller Representative Specialist (16 Hours)
  • Farm and Ranch Practice for Agents (7 Hours)
  • Understanding & Dealing with Appraisals (3 Hours)
  • Basics of Texas Water Rights (4 Hours)
  • Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist Training (15 Hours)
  • CRS 206: Technologies to Advance Your Business (16 Hours)
  • Graduate Realtor Institute 3, Real Estate Brokerage (30 Hours)
  • Graduate Realtor Institute 2, Real Estate Marketing (30 Hours)
  • Graduate Realtor Institute 1, Fair Housing & Finance (30 Hours)
  • How To Win The Listing Before The Appointment (3 Hours)
  • Oil, Gas, & Minerals (2 Hours)
  • Mediate, Arbitrate, Litigate (4 Hours)
  • Staging to Sell: What Every Real Estate Agent Should Know (3 Hours)
  • The Value of Listings Being Seen On Social Media (3 Hours)
  • Home Loans For Veterans (2 Hours)
  • Texas Vet: Housing And Land Loan Programs (1 Hour)
  • Green MLS: The Key To Unlocking The Green Real Estate Market (3 Hours)
  • Syndication (1 Hour)
  • Understanding Septic Systems, Regulations, & Disclosures (3 Hours)
  • The In’s & Out’s Of Comparative Market Analyses and Appraisals (6 Hours)
  • Understanding the Basics of Leasing (6 Hours)
  • Realtors Property Resource (1 Hour)
  • Certified Negotiation Expert (12 Hours)
  • Realtor Code of Ethics: Your Promise of Professionalism (1 Hour)
  • Law of Contracts (30 Hours)
  • Promulgated Contracts (30 Hours)
  • Law of Agency (30 Hours)
  • Real Estate Finance I (30 Hours)
  • Principles of Real Estate II (30 Hours)
  • Principles of Real Estate I (30 Hours)