Carissa Blazek Washbourne, Broker of Own Texas Property has been meeting & exceeding the real estate needs of clients since 2005. Carissa is a true Austinite, seeing the tremendous growth in the Austin area firsthand. Specializing in residential real estate, Carissa’s career began with selling new home construction and resale homes. Carissa was one of DR Horton’s top selling producers and continues to sell many builders new homes in Austin and surrounding areas. Whether you are buying or selling you will have a real estate professional who responds with speed, knowledge, & makes an extra effort to meet your needs. Serving Austin, Cedar Park, Leander, & other surrounding areas she has a wealth of experience and knowledge gained over 15 years with all types of home and land sales to the benefit of all her clients.

Carissa Blazek Washbourne carefully listens to her clients’ needs and establishes relationships with people from all walks of life, guiding them through one of the most important decisions they will ever make. Her clients include first time home buyers, new home construction, experienced real estate investors &1031 Exchanges, raw land, and assisting in moving up and/or downsizing. She is attentive, authentic, prompt, and truly concerned with helping her clients achieve their goals.  Having worked for several companies before starting her own business & raising her family here in Austin there is no one more well-grounded than Carissa.

Carissa’s areas of focus includes existing and new construction in the Northwest  & Southwest  Austin area, Avery Ranch, Crystal Falls, Cedar Park, Leander, Liberty Hill, Round Rock, Pflugerville, and Georgetown. She possesses thorough knowledge and understanding of the market making your move as streamlined as possible.


Carissa leads a very active lifestyle. She enjoys spending time with her husband Rich and their 4 children, Ethan, Arawen, Alyssa, Brecon. When she isn't with her family or helping clients, she enjoys cooking fabulous dishes, attending live music events, staying fit, and traveling.

Certifications & Designations:

ABR - Accredited Buyers Rep®

MRP - Military Relocation Professional

Broker Price Opinion - BPO Certified

Certified Negotiation Expert®

SRES – Senior Real Estate Specialist
SRS - Seller Representative Specialist®
Member, Austin Board of REALTORS®
Member, Texas Association of REALTORS®

Member, National Association of REALTORS® 


Residential Real Estate Sales and Leasing
Commercial Real Estate Sales & Leasing
Property Specific Marketing
Certified Negotiation Expert                

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