ARA’s Central Texas Broker Roster Expands

AUSTIN, TX - Atlanta-headquartered ARA, the largest privately held, full-service investment advisory brokerage firm in the nation focusing exclusively on the multihousing industry, announces the addition of Andrew Childers to the Austin / San Antonio Team.

Andrew will manage ARA’s land brokerage activities in central Texas which includes both the Austin and San Antonio markets. “Andrew brings experience and local market knowledge to ARA’s land business.  We are proud to have him join the ARA Austin Team,” said Principal Patton Jones.

Prior to joining ARA, Andrew was with Austin, Texas-based Oxford Commercial where he focused on central Texas land brokerage representing both buyers and sellers.

His experience ranges from all types of land sites including office, industrial, retail, multifamily, single family, senior and affordable housing, public and non-profits. 

Prior to running Oxford’s land team he was Director of Research at Oxford Commercial. Andrew graduated from Baylor University with a double major in Real Estate and Entrepreneurship.

“Central Texas is one of the brightest spots in the country for real estate development, and as such a brokerage firm needs to be able to satisfy all of their client’s needs from the purchasing and selling of land to the valuation and disposition of the asset,” says Childers. “I am thrilled to be joining the ARA team.”

To schedule an interview with an ARA executive regarding this transaction or for more information about ARA and the ARA Private Client Services Group, locally, please contact Jordan Brosseau at or 512.637.1229, or nationally, Amy Morris at or 678.553.9366.

About ARA
Atlanta-headquartered ARA is the largest privately held, full-service investment advisory firm in the nation that focuses exclusively on the brokerage, financing and capital sourcing of multihousing properties including conventional, affordable, distressed assets, notes sales, seniors, student& manufactured housing and multihousing land. ARA is comprised of the country’s top investment professionals who leverage a unique and fully integrated cooperative business platform of shared information, relationships and technology driven solutions. ARA’s unified enterprise approach ensures that clients are delivered the broadest asset exposure, effective matching of buyers and sellers, and the shortest transaction timeframes in the industry.  The combination of resources, unparalleled market expertise and nationwide presence in the multihousing marketplace has resulted in average annual production volume of $5.5 billion in real estate transactions since 2005.  For detailed information on ARA’s extensive multihousing investment services, visit