Steve Turnquist is the founder and owner of Turnquist Partners Realtors, Inc., now known as Engel & Völkers Austin and Engel & Völkers San Antonio. As Broker and CFO of Engel & Völkers Austin/San Antonio, Steve oversees all franchise listings, long-term financial planning and brokerage activities. With over 35 years of real estate experience including residential and commercial sales, subdivision development, and new home construction, he brings a unique perspective to real estate investments.
Steve was actively involved in the Luxury Real Board of Regents, National Association of Realtors, Texas Association of Realtors. Originally from Kansas, Steve received a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Economics from Kansas State University and spent several years marketing national health plans before spending several years in real estate and agricultural resource planning. He parlayed his experience in 1995 when he and wife Michele Turnquist founded Turnquist Partners which they grew into a very successful business over the last 25 years.
As an active father of three and grandfather of six, Steve is involved in Youth sports as both a coach and financial supporter. He also participates in Dell’s Children’s Miracle Book, Helping Hand Home for Children, the Lake Travis Excellence Award Scholarship Program and Special Olympics.