The Eitel Group

Welcome! Just as Keller Williams is consistently rated as the top Real Estate office in Austin, The Eitel Group consistently ranks as one of the premiere real estate group's in Austin.  As Keller Williams' 2011 Quadruple Gold & Top Group winner, The Eitel Group has been a leader in the Keller Williams family with outstanding client satisfaction. With a wealthy knowledge of real estate, sharp negotiating skills, and an ability to go above and beyond their client's expectations. The Eitel Group wants to be your real estate partner for life, not just for now.  

  Patrick and Russ Eitel have been saturated in the Austin real estate business long enough to know that your home is the most important investment of your life. From searching for the house of your dreams until closing, The Eitel Group will provide you with the highest quality of service to ensure that your real estate transaction is successful.

Patrick is a Texas native with a true love for the city of Austin. After graduating with a Finance degree from Texas State University, Patrick went on to receive his stock broker license and work in a leadership role as an account manager at Dell for three years. It was at Dell that Patrick learned, and put to work, his innovative style, negotiating skills, and computer expertise which earned him numerous awards such as Significant Achiever Award and Team Player Award.

Patrick's real estate knowledge, negotiating skills, and financial background give him the unique ability to show you how to take full advantage of the fantastic leverage and tax benefits that real estate provides. Patrick and The Eitel Group will make your real estate experience one of trust, dependability, and success.

Russ is a former Team Leader (broker/manager) of the Keller Williams Lake Travis Market Center whose 245 agents completed over ½ Billion Dollars in transactions in his final year as manager (2006). Russ has an MBA in management and 6 years of real estate experience in the Austin and surrounding Texas communities. Formerly, Russ was a developer of numerous successful commercial real estate ventures including a 10 million dollar condominium project, strip mall centers and multi-family rental properties.

He also has a strong background in home building and remodeling which helps his clients make smart and informed purchasing ideas. Russ has a keen eye for pointing out all aspects of a home whether you are buying or selling.

Russ has taught hundreds of agents the art of marketing and selling homes for top dollar in all markets. Our motto is “We receive more by giving more…..”

Mary Ann Grimes is a graduate of Tulane University with a BA degree in Biology and Art.

She has 15 years of customer service experience working as a Flight Attendant for Delta Air Lines. Mary Ann has been married for twelve years and has two beautiful children they reside in the Lakeway area.  She enjoys cooking, gardening, and travel; and is very talented with interior decorating.


Chris is a graduate of Texas A & M University, majoring in Marketing. He has lived in the Austin area for 9 years and has spent the past 10 years in Sales and Customer Service related businesses.  Chris has been a valued member of our team for four years.

Chris grew up in a Military family and is well traveled. He still loves to travel and also enjoys outdoor fun, water sports and Austin’s exciting night life.

Chris is a “fix and flip” expert!


Tim has lived in the Tahoe/Truckee area as a Contractor and Realtor for more than 20 years.

He is an Investment Property Specialist having owned Single Family Homes to Multi-Unit Properties. He is well versed in the process of purchasing, Renovating, Selling & Holding of various types of properties.

Relocated to Lakeway in 2010 started inspecting homes again for the greater Austin area and renewed his Real Estate License for Texas. He joined The Eitel Group in 2012 that has been recognized as a Top Ranked Real Estate Team by the Austin Business Journal for 5 consecutive years.

He has his clients covered from start to finish!

He has been happily married to his Wife Suzie for 15 years and has 13 year old twins that keeps them running. They can be found at many Lakeway community events, sport events and many family events! They are extremely active in the community they call home!

They are now thoroughly enjoying living and working in the Lakeway community and would love to make you their neighbor!