The visionary behind Urbanspace
, Kevin Burns
, created the company out of his passion for the Downtown and Urban Core of Austin, Texas.
This collaboration between the Urbanspace brands has enabled Kevin
to become a leader in both Austin's real estate and design industries.
Originally from Charleston, West Virginia, Kevin Burns
showed a drive to succeed early in life.
By age eleven, he
was the number one salesperson in West Virginia for the home-care product company, Fuller Brush.
Kevin's family moved to Houston where his
entrepreneurial spirit became apparent as he
started a landscaping company while still in high school.
has proudly called Austin home since 1995.
He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor's of Arts in Economics with a concentration in Real Estate Investments and Finance.
junior year, he
real estate license.
envisioned starting his
own business where he
could pursue his
passion, which soon became a reality.
Shortly after graduating from UT, Kevin founded Urbanspace in 2000.
built his organization around teamwork and the drive to further advance Austin's Downtown and Urban Core.
A leading voice in Austin's urban community, Kevin proudly serves as a board member for the Real Estate Council of Austin, sits on the Board of Advisors for the Austin Museum of Art, and actively participates as a member of the Downtown Austin Alliance, and Downtown Austin Neighborhood Association where he formerly served as Vice President.
is also very involved with the Urban Land Institute
Kevin was named a Top Producer by the Austin Business Journal and also earned a spot on the Elite 25s prestigious list of the top 1% of luxury REALTORS® in Austin in 2012.
is passionate about his
two beautiful daughters and loves spending time with them.
When not working, he
takes in as much of Austin's live music, arts, and culture as he
Kayaking on Lady Bird Lake and running on the hike and bike trail are also Kevin's favorite past times.
enjoys travel so he
can soak in the best ideas from other cities to bring back to Austin.
Kevin is a true ambassador and proud resident of Downtown Austin.