Carla Umlauf

Carla Umlauf


Mobile: (512) 567-1478



Carla Umlauf is a second generation Austinite and is highly involved in the culture, business and development of this city. Her success as one of Austin’s best Realtors® is grounded in her market expertise, strength of her network and her discerning eye. In 2016, Carla was named as one of Austin’s 10 Most Power Women by Austin Way Magazine and her list of designations and credentials are listed below.

The foundation of Carla’s success is a relentless work ethic, knowledge of residential construction & design, strong negotiation skills and an extensive network of friends and colleagues. She strives to give each client honest advice and personalized attention and takes pride in her platinum level of customer service and attention to detail on each transaction. Needless to say, the majority of her business stems from repeat and referral clientele.

Carla received her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin. As a Child Protective Services social worker, Carla worked first hand with families and various agencies to help children escape abuse and neglect. This taught her the importance of crisis management, ethics, confidentiality, negotiation, and navigating a complex network of professionals and organizations.

Carla is proud of her family’s long tradition of giving back to the Austin community. In 1985, her grandparents, Charles and Angie Umlauf, donated their home, artist studio, and acreage above Barton Springs to the City of Austin and founded the Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum. Carla continues to honor her grandparents’ legacy by serving on the non-profit’s Board of Trustees. She works with the City of Austin and the Parks and Recreation Department to promote the operation of the Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum nonprofit.

Married to local architect, Cass Cheesar, they are fortunate to have careers that naturally intermesh and often times share clients who need both skill sets. Carla’s knowledge of construction and design is almost instinctive and she has an impressive list of connections in the building and architectural community of which she regularly shares with her clients – making her a strong resource even after closing on your home.



  • Austin Luxury League
  • Austin Luxury Network
  • The Million Dollar Guild
  • The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing
  • Platinum Top 50 Agent
  • Top Producer 2006-present
  • Accredited Buyer Representative
  • Certified Negotiation Expert
  • Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist
  • Graduate of the Real Estate Institute


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1508 Garner AVE

1508 Garner, Austin, Travis, Texas, United States

This 5-Star Green modern home in Zilker has it all. Designed by architect Don Harris, it features an open floor plan w/ high ceilings, European kitchen & excellent finish selections including double pane low-E glass windows, standing seam metal roof, quartz countertops, built-ins, porcelain tile, concrete floors, wood flooring & designer lighting.

1422 Suffolk DR

1422 Suffolk, Austin, Travis, Texas, United States

Renovated Windsor Park ranch in close proximity to HEB/Mueller & Bartholomew Park & Pool. Updated home has an open floor plan, hand-scraped hardwoods & recent interior paint. Electrical, plumbing, & insulation systems have also been updated. Kitchen features glass backsplash, updated cabinetry & stainless appliances.

4301 Steve Scarbrough DR

4301 Steve Scarbrough, Austin, Travis, Texas, United States

Great two-story in Mesa Park just minutes to theDomain, Arboretum Quarries Lake and easy access to Mopac/183. Downstairs has an open floor plan with large living room and a gourmet kitchen that features stainless appliances, oversized cabinets, pot drawers, vent hood, wood floors and modern tile. HVAC recently replaced. Sellers offering a $5,000 paint allowance.
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