Luis Zapata, Realtor®

His varied experience and background in real estate makes Luis an invaluable resource to his clients.

  • REALTOR® since 2012
  • Texas Native
  • Has called Austin home since 2010
  • Bilingual (English and Spanish)
  • Renovation Expertise
  • Resides in South Austin

Pennybacker Bridge over Lake AustinPennybacker Bridge over Lake AustinLuis is a Texas native who has called Austin home since 2010. He grew up in Laredo before moving to San Antonio, where he resided for 13 years. Luis began his career working in commercial and residential renovations in 2005. He also served as a landlord and property manager. In 2011, Luis began a successful venture in real estate investing, which he continues today. In 2012, Luis decided to put his hard-earned experience to work for Austin area buyers and sellers, and became a full-time REALTOR®. Although Luis specializes in multi-family properties, he still serves clients looking to buy or sell their homes. His varied experience and background in real estate makes Luis an invaluable resource to his clients. Thanks to his experience renovating homes, Luis has a keen eye when it comes to viewing properties for his clients. He is quick to spot potential problems and little details others may miss. His energetic, yet laid-back personality keeps him motivated to assist his clients with any real estate transaction. Luis currently lives in South Austin, but serves clients all over the Austin area. When he’s not working hard for his clients, he enjoys being outdoors, working out and trying new restaurants around Austin.


Designations and Areas of Expertise

  • Multi-Family Properties
  • Investment Properties
  • Home Renovations

Favorite Places in Austin

Zilker Park in AustinWhen he isn’t busy helping clients, Luis enjoys staying active and spending time outdoors. One of his favorite spots in Austin is Zilker Park, where he can swim at Barton Springs Pool or take a jog along Lady Bird Lake. You’ll also find him fishing out on the lake, heading down to the beach or barbecuing with friends on weekends. Luis enjoys attending local Austin musical festivals like ACL and South by Southwest. Some of his favorite restaurants are among the most popular in Austin, including the legendary Franklin Barbecue, Home Slice Pizza and the Salty Sow. Although he is a regular at his favorites, Luis always enjoys trying out the newest restaurants in the Austin area.

Luis's Favorite Areas

The Austin area includes cities like Bee Cave, Cedar Park, Lakeway, and Round Rock - areas as diverse as they are separated by miles. Luis has served buyers and sellers all over the area, but he does have a few favorites. Click an image below to read more, or review all of our profiles in our Austin Neighborhood Guide.


For expert real estate advice, contact Luis.

My clients value my drive and determination to help them buy or sell their homes. I'm always willing to go the extra mile for my clients and secure the best outcome possible for them.

Luis Zapata

Luis Zapata, Realtor®

512-496-8183