Property Managment Austin TX company ERA Bettinger real estate manage lease sell

Our Experienced Team Continues to Provide Property Management Excellence in Austin & Surrounding Areas!


President and Broker

Ray J. Bettinger started his career in real estate in late 1983. He has experience in many facets of the business including new home sales, residential leasing and residential property management.

He and his family have owned ERA-Bettinger Realtors, Inc. since November 1986.  He is currently the President and Broker for the company.

Over the years Ray has held many positions in the real estate industry such as 1991 Chairman of the Leasing Managent Division of the Austin Board of Realtors, member of the ABoR Budget committee, Chairman of the ABoR Grievance committee, current member of the ABoR Property Management committee. and current member of NARPM-National Association of Residential Property Managers. He was also instrumental in developing the original property management and leasing forms currently available thru the Texas Association of Realtors.

Ray has been a resident of Austin since 1978.

Beth Bettinger

President & Designated Broker

Being the eldest of 10 children, Beth Bettinger’s youth was filled with many activities and hard work.  Her parents and brother started their family owned business over 30 years ago.   Beth’s main focus since 1993 is assisting sellers and buyers (including investors) reach their goals.  Besides filling her office of President of the company, she is the leasing agent for the Austin Property Management Department.  Her designations of GRI, CRS, and ABR were earned many years ago.  Current hobbies  include spending time with family, especially her 3 children and 3  grandchildren, in addition to traveling, camping and gardening.

Chris Tarango

Property Manager

Chris joined ERA-Bettinger Realtors in April of 2013.  He began working in the real estate industry in 2005, and has over 8 years of property management experience. Early on, Chris gained much of his experience with a small property investment company & developed a fundamental understanding of many aspects within the industry.

In 2007, Chris relocated to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to manage real estate assets abroad. There he oversaw a company’s finances, employees, and assets throughout five countries. Chris was also closely involved in the sale of multiple real estate properties, including investments in Hong Kong and a development project in Malaysia that sold for a record breaking price at the time.

From 2008 to 2012, Chris was instrumental in the research, acquisition, and resale of bulk residential properties packages (REO), in several states throughout the U.S. He is also experienced in marketing & leasing several types of properties in the Central Texas area.

Now back in Austin, Chris focuses on Austin Property Management full time with ERA-Bettinger Realtors, Inc.



Mariela Munoz

Administrative Assistant/Receptionist

Mariela joined ERA-Bettinger Realtors®, Inc in September 2014.  Mariela or “Mari”, is the first person you encounter when visiting or calling our office.  Her many responsibilities include administrative assistance to the company broker, repair requests management, and receptionist duties as well.  In her role, Mariela assists with many projects and departments within the company.

“Mari” has quickly become a key team member within the company, and continues to learn more about the property management industry each day.  When she is away from the office, Mariela loves to spend time with her family.