Steve Presti started in real estate during college, transitioned to mortgage banking in the mid-eighties, and by 1989, was fully immersed in title insurance. Now he is a well-respected fixture in the title and real estate industry in Central Texas.
For the span of twenty years, he served as Division President and Texas State Manager at Fidelity National Title Insurance and First American Title in Austin and the Dallas Fort Worth area. For the past five years, he was the Division Manager and Commercial Sales associate at Mission Title.
Steve uses the vast experience he’s gained during his career to assist his client get to the finish line, and enjoys helping them succeed. Steven’s strength lies in the quality of his network and he loves to connect people in different fields who will mutually benefit from the introduction.
Originally from Southern California, Steve moved to Austin in 1983, and now lives in Rough Hollow in Lakeway with his wife of thirty years, Renette Etlinger. His daughter Kalie, and her husband, David have an infant son, Matthew, who Steve enjoys spending time with outside of work. Steve enjoys reading and traveling, and when he’s not working or with family, you will find him on the golf course.
Awards and Positions: ABOR Affiliate of the Year, Austin WCR Member of the Year, TREPAC Member of the Year, WCR Chapter President, WCR Texas Regional VP, WCR National Governor (first Male in all of those positions), Tarrant County Land Title Association President, Wells Branch Neighborhood and Homeowner’s Association President, The Hills of Lakeway Membership Committee, Central Texas Commercial Association of REALTORS (CTCAR) Board of Directors, FNTIC Top 10 National Manager, CCIM Designee, Leadership Training Graduate (LTG) Designation.