meet the team


Michael received his Masters and Ph.D in engineering from the University of Florida and worked in the semiconductor industry for 6 years. 

After moving to Austin, he started flipping houses and it quickly transitioned from hobby to passion—so he turned it into his career. Since then, Michael has built and remodeled dozens of homes in the area and has a keen eye for design and quality.

Michael is an active member of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) and the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA). He’s also a licensed Realtor® in Texas.

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  • 824 W 10th St STE 100, Austin, TX 78701


Nathan graduated with a B.S. in Geology from Fort Lewis College in Colorado.

As one of the owners and managing partners of Hartel Homes, he focuses on building upon the project management teams’ strengths and keeping them consistent with Hartel Homes’ commitment to people and customer service.

Additionally, Nathan is responsible for ensuring all projects are completed to Hartel Homes’ standards of quality.

Customers reviews

“I have enjoyed working with Michael on several projects. He cares about the outcome and ensures the job is done right. Thanks Michael!”
“Great people to work with. They care about your project & deliver quality products and services!”