The Takao Home Team is comprised of a group of local real estate professionals committed to providing unparalleled service to their clients. We foster a team environment that enables us to best service the needs of our buyers, sellers, and investors. We are here to put all of our resources and skill sets to work in order to help you through the process, every step of the way. Let us know how we can help.
Our mission is to gain your trust and confidence, enabling us to become the go to source for any of your real estate needs and referrals.
Mike Takao, Broker Associate, began his real estate career in early 2003 with Keller Williams Realty, where he has remained loyal ever since. In 2014, he obtained his broker’s license and began the Takao Home Team. The Takao Home Teams was recognized as the #1 Team in income and units sold in 2020, as well as 2021, in a market center of approximately 500 agents.
Over the years, Mike has had the opportunity to serve on many boards and committees, such as diversity, retention, education, Agent Leadership Council, and KW Cares. He has also volunteered with the Austin Board of Realtors on the Professional Development Committee, Property Management Committee, and most recently the Scholarship Selection Committee.
Mike was born in Hawaii, and grew up in San Antonio, TX. In 1999, he graduated from Trinity University, where he played tennis all (4) years for the Tigers. After graduating, he relocated to Austin, fell in love with the city, and soon began his real estate career. In his spare time, Mike enjoys playing tennis, golf, and cheering on the Spurs – GO SPURS GO! He and his wife Doreen enjoy time with their 4-legged child, Madison, as well as venturing out to any new eateries in the ATX!
Mike and the Takao Home Team strive for excellence and their goal is to provide an experience that will make you want to refer all future real estate business to their team.
Trey Baring, REALTOR® is a born and raised Texan! Growing up in central Texas, and then attending college in Oklahoma, Trey moved back to Texas as soon as possible! After earning a degree in Business Management from Oklahoma Christian University in 2012, Trey became a certified tennis instructor and found a home in Georgetown in 2015.
In June of 2018, Trey received his Real Estate License and joined the Takao Home Team soon after. Now going on five years as a REALTOR, he has earned the business and trust of many clients. Closing over 40 homes in the first four years, Trey has the experience you would want from someone handling one of the biggest and most important transactions of your life! Whether it is buying or selling, leasing or investing, Trey is ready to help!
Laurie De Leon
Director of Operations and Marketing
Laurie De Leon relocated to Austin in 2005 from South Texas and since then, she has been assisting real estate agents build their business. She understands the value of a strong support system and is committed to providing our clients a professional and enjoyable team experience. Laurie manages multiple areas of the business, including transaction management, finances, marketing and operations.
David Ingerson joined the Takao Home Team in early 2021 after relocating from his hometown in Missouri. Originally joined the team as an Administrative Coordinator, he is now licensed REALTOR® and is excited to help you find your new home! With a specialty in customer service relations, David is always finding new ways to hone his communication and relationship skills.
David discovered his passion for real estate after working as a door-to-door salesman selling pest control. With most of his sales coming from those who needed help, David discovered that his true passion was helping those in need.
In his free time David enjoys exploring the city of Austin with his girlfriend Jasmin, where they love to try new food, hike and explore new trails, and paddleboard with their golden retriever Evee.