About Lisa

Lisa has been managing residential properties in the greater Austin area since 1985. Lisa is the owner, broker and real estate investor. Lisa is a member of the Austin Board of Realtors as well as an active member of the Austin Chapter of the National Association of Residential Property Managers.

Lisa grew up in a small town outside of Austin called Rockdale. She prides herself on her small town values and believes that her friendly and personable skills have been a huge asset to her success…plus her mother was a realtor and she grew up in the business. She is very close with her family.

Lisa graduated from Tyler Junior College in 1984 with an Associates Degree in Business. She made Austin her home and began her real estate career at the age of 20. She is a broker affiliated with Keller Williams Realty.


About Melanie

Melanie Hillin has worked with Merit Properties for 15+ years. She is the Property Manager for Merit Properties and is responsible for all day to day management responsibilities and properties which total 200+. Melanie is the owner and tenant contact. In 2004, Melanie received her real estate license and in addition to her management duties, she handles leasing and property sales. You will find Melanie to be very diligent, thorough, and always willing to help. Melanie attended Texas A & M University.


About Charli

Charli Burgess attended the University of Texas at Austin. She has done bookkeeping and accounting in the Austin area for 30+ years and has worked with Merit Properties for over 15. Charli is responsible for all Merit Property accounting and payroll including Financial Statements and payroll tax returns. Charli is extremely organized and meticulous with all accounting processes and procedures.