Erikka Benaway

Erikka Benaway

Marketing Manager

Erikka, initially from south Texas, went northbound for undergrad work then to Austin for her MBA. She's called Austin home for 15 years. An avid dog rescuer and community volunteer, she is also a proud mom of two homeschooled athletes, 10 and 12 and notes that her most successful feat has been her marriage of 20 years. "Just like everything, it's work and fun all rolled in to one". Her genuine passion for people makes her role as Marketing Director a natural fit. "Networking isn't just relationships, more important than that it's the friendships."

Jesus Estrada

Jesus Estrada

Assistant Property Manager

Jesus is an assistant property manger, a family man, sports fanatic and even bilingual! He claims to have been pursuing his career in NBA but declined the Portland Trail Blazers offer to play with them so that his good friend Michael Jordan could remain the best basketball player of all time. This lead him to start working with us, so we are grateful! He has quickly fit in with our quirky little family.

Erica Griggs

Erica Griggs

Property Manager

Erica is a recent transplant from NYC, where she danced her little heart out both professionally and at The Juilliard School. After 10 years in the Big Apple, she and her husband had enough of the cold winters and jumped at the chance to relocate to Austin for his work. She immediately felt right at home in her new city and with the 1836 team. This cat lover and two-time fantasy football champion is excited to expand her skills in property management and real estate. Since she’s new to the area, let her know you’re favorite spots in Austin and give her a shout if you ever have any questions about property management, ballet, or need advice setting a fantasy lineup!

Schedule an Appointment with Erica


Patrick Klier

Patrick Klier

Sales Agent/Leasing Agent/Licensed Appraiser

Patrick is a native Austinite with six plus years of real estate experience. He's licensed as a real estate agent, appraiser and ready to serve your leasing, listing and buying needs.

Barbara Leschber

Sales Agent / Leasing Agent

Barbara is our go to agent for Williamson County. She's lived and worked there for, let's just say many moons. She's found that her Master's Degree in Counseling has come in real handy being a realtor. Seems that everyone and every house has a story and people like to share those with Barbara. When she's not traveling in Europe or sharing time with her family you can find her working to help you find a home or sell one. By the way her cat is called "Mr. Fee Bee".

Matt Leschber

Matt Leschber

Owner/Broker

Matt Leschber, what can we say about him? Other than the fact that he built this business from the ground up as a Texas State Alum, starting from behind the desk of his home office? Or the fact that he can have an effective conversation with anyone, even Siri? Here’s a juicy tidbit about Mr. Leschber, he’s your typical Austinite who can’t have gluten. It’s true. So if you feel like broadening your knowledge on real estate investments, business development, or even preparing for a triathlon, give Matt a call and meet him for a flour-free treat on SoCo.

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George Lopez

George Lopez

Assistant Property Manager

George is one of our bilingual assistant property managers and soon to be first time father in Fall 2017! He's a sports enthusiast. This includes everything but golf. Golf doesn't have enough action for his taste. His favorite sport is basketball, which he also loves to play. People around the world would argue he's the best. He'd go pro, but he broke his ankle (sorry LA Lakers)! We are happy to have him. Say "Hello" to George everyone!

Chris Navarro

Chris Navarro

Property Management Sales
Sales Agent / Leasing Agent

Chris was born and raised in Austin, Texas and started his real estate career in 2012. He is an avid Dallas Cowboy and Texas Longhorn fan who enjoys watching the games with his wife & 4 daughters. Chris is very knowledgeable with Austin and its surrounding suburbs. He prides himself in making each client his Top priority. Contact Chris with any questions regarding your leasing, home buying or selling process or if you simply want to enjoy a Cowboys or Longhorn game with a true fan.

Melanie Price

Melanie Price

Property Manager

Melanie is our newest family member to the 1836 Team. Starting out in small town Huffman, TX and making her way to ‘Keep It Weird’ Austin, Melanie has made herself right at home. As an avid foodie, film buff, and feline enthusiast, Melanie is always in the know of what makes Austin unique. These well acquired skills and secrets make her the hippest property manager in town. If you ever need portfolio advice, or just want to check out the hot spots near your investment, Melanie Price is your girl. Or should we say, Melanie Purrrice.

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Johnny Vasquez

Johnny Vasquez

Handyman

Johnny Vasquez is our go to handyman at this time. He ensures the tenants are happy, safe and the details are in order on each property.

Virginia Perez

Virginia Perez

Narciso Perez

Narciso Perez