Growing up the son of a teacher and salesman in a small military community along the New York/Canadian border, it was only natural Derek found an unwavering passion for real estate in one of the fastest-growing cities in the country. He follows in their belief that by consistently going the extra mile and educating his clients he will deliver the best results possible.
After graduating high school, Derek went on to pursue his dream of playing college lacrosse at The Ohio State University and then Mercyhurst University. During his college years, he spent significant time engaging in various community service programs and was an active volunteer fireman with his home town department. Derek then went on to attend Syracuse College of Law. It was during his time in law school where his passion for being a relentless negotiator and advocate for his clients flourished.
After a few successful years of serving families in finding their dream home in Austin, Derek made the transition to CRG's listing division. With a strong knowledge base of the Austin market, an unmatched desire to succeed for his clients, and a passion for competition, Derek found his calling with families looking to have the absolute best home selling experience.
Derek always sets high expectations for bringing a relentless commitment and passion to every family he works with. His knowledge of what buyers look for and how to negotiate consistently puts him and his clients in advantageous positions to net the most amount of money in the sale of their home.
Derek wants his clients to know that they are working with someone they can rely on to educate them on how to make smart money moves in a shifting market and who has the experience to effortlessly guide them through the home selling process allowing them to move on to wherever life takes them next.