About Ricki Soletti:
Ricki Soletti earned her Bachelor of Science degree from New York University before launching a career in Education. In 1979 she obtained her Real Estate License in Austin, Texas. After selling six fourplexes in her second month in the business in 1983, Ricki made a full time commitment to real estate and has never looked back. She has been a top sales agent at Eanes Properties and a Five Star Realtor the last four years. Finding the right home can be a difficult process, knowing this, Ricki can simplify it for you with her guidance, expertise and resources/tools including: specific Austin, TX neighborhood information, tools to estimate your mortgage payments, Buyer resources and articles and more. Her clients describe Ricki as "a good listener who is able to focus on their needs". A "Buyer's Agent" before the term became popular, Ricki is a tough negotiator who supports her Buyers by putting their needs first. She enjoys finding special properties for her people, and after all these years still enjoys discovering new real estate treasures. Put Ricki on your team and find what you are looking for.
About Samantha Soletti:
Samantha Soletti grew up in Austin, attending K-12 in the Eanes ISD before graduating from Westlake High. She would then go on to earn a BBA in Marketing at the University of Texas at San Antonio while on a full volleyball scholarship. Real Estate has always been in her blood. Being a second generation Realtor, she has had a lifetime of exposure to the business. Samantha has been a full time Realtor satisfying her clients since June, 2000. She loves working with Buyers, helping them find their dream home and making the process an enjoyable experience. She specializes in Relocations and has a vast knowledge about Austin and Central Texas. She also works with Sellers to sell their homes quickly and at the right price. She offers Sellers a full service marketing program which includes a current market analysis to price the property accurately from the start, a comprehensive listing of available properties in the Austin MLS, eye-catching yard signs and innovative Talking House technology. She will also list your property as a Featured Listing on this web site which is distributed to numerous real estate sites on the web. Her Affiliations include: GRI Designation (Graduate of the Real Estate Institute), E-Pro Designation, ABR Designation (Accredited Buyers Representative), Member Austin Board of Realtors, Member Texas Association of Realtors, Member National Association of Realtors, Alumni of UTSA and Alpha Kappa Psi.
About James Soletti:
Jim Soletti earned a Bachelor of Science with Distinction from San Jose State College in 1971. After a two year stint in the Army, Jim returned to school and picked up a Masters Degree in Business from California State University at San Jose. He served as the Austin Plant Controller for Advanced Micro Devices, Data General and Tandem Computers before utilizing his real estate Broker's license to serve as the Property Manager at Eanes Properties. He manages over 100 rental units. His accounting and computer training have been very useful as he has developed proprietary systems to manage the rental units and prepare reports for the owners. He provides a turn key service for the owners collecting rents, paying expenses, reporting results, leasing vacant units, dealing with tenant turnovers, supervising the make-ready work, raising rents and dealing with problem residents.
Eanes Properties uses Texas Association of Realtors or TAR approved Leases and forms. Eanes Properties runs credit and criminal background checks on prospective residents before leasing to them. Over the years, Eanes Properties has cultivated good relationships with several vendors who keep the properties in good condition and make repairs at a reasonable cost. If you have property to be managed or if you are looking to lease something, give Jim a call. He can help.
About Teresa Carpenter:
Teresa Carpenter is a native Texan and moved to Austin as a teenager, graduating from Crockett High School. Teresa holds Bachelor of Science degrees from The University of Texas in Geophysics and Mathematics. Teresa’s career followed a path of technology as a website developer and project manager, until she changed careers to pursue her interest in fitness and became a fitness trainer, massage therapist, and volleyball coach. Teresa’s other passion is real estate since her father is a house inspector and built every house he’s ever lived in. She has always loved looking at houses, watching shows about houses on HGTV, and knows quite a bit about the technical details and the competitive market. It runs in the family since her brother is a remodeler and her sister is an interior decorator. Teresa and her husband have bought, managed, leased, and sold so many properties with Eanes Properties that she finally decided to get into the business herself and become an agent! Teresa is blessed with a lot of energy and brings her analytical skills and hard work ethic into the real estate market. She is excited to join a full service company with honest brokers like Eanes Properties! Teresa knows Austin and will take the time to find you the right property, the right buyer, or the right renter just as if she’s finding one for herself! Teresa jokes that she’s an agent who will work out for you (and with you if necessary). After you challenge her to help you with your real estate needs, you’re welcome to challenge her to a sand volleyball game or some pushups!