About Us

Alan Muskin is a graduate of The University of Texas and has been in the real estate business for over 30 years. Add to Alan the experience of Austin remodeler Michael Roufa and you have a company that ultimately builds confidence and happiness for Austin natives and newcomers. The Muskin Company works with top architects and designers that give families the life-long satisfaction that there’s no place like home.

Your home may take shape from an exciting set of plans or a blank canvas and a dream. Our clients want a distinct comfort level with their builder. They find this relationship with the experience, talent, reputation and professional attitude of The Muskin Company.

Alan Muskin was born in St. Louis but arrived in Texas as soon as possible to attend the University of Texas, from which he graduated in 1980. Since that time he has been active in Central Texas real estate with over 30 years experience. Alan is married and has two daughters. When he is not building homes, Alan enjoys playing tennis and listening to local music.

Frank Gansky came to the Austin area to work in residential framing in 1989 after eleven years in east Texas working in commercial contracting. He joined the Pitt Building Company in 1996 and rose through the ranks to become a lead superintendent. Frank’s tenacity and outstanding work ethic have made him a natural complement to the Muskin Team.

Michael Roufa was born in St. Louis, Missouri and moved to Austin in 1968 to attend the University of Texas. For over 20 years he owned a gourmet retail store called “Coffee Exchange.” In 1999 he joined The Muskin Company to head the Remodeling Division. Michael is an avid runner and has competed in several Marathons and Triathlons.

Cynde Smith has been an administrative assistant with The Muskin Company since 2006, after spending 27 years with SBC. She is a third generation, born and raised, Austinite. Though living in Round Rock since 2003, she considers it just an extension of Austin. This Die-Hard TEXAN has 2 sons and 5 grandchildren claiming since she grew up with her sons, she is now in her second childhood growing up with her grandchildren and loving every minute of it. Besides family & friends, Cynde loves to travel. She also says… “Ya’ll stop by on Fridays for cookies!”