Real Estate Professional
Chris works full time as a licensed real estate agent and broker with Couselor Realty. He is a graduate of the University of St. Thomas and is a former Mathematids teacher and accountant. He grew up in Minneapolis and has lived in St. Paul, Comfrey MN, the US Territory of Guam and currently lives in Golden Valley with his wife and two children.
In 1997, Chris actively began to assist buyers and sellers in real estate transactions. His long-term goal when he started as a real estate agent was to own his own real estate company. He began his career with the largest real estate company in the world, Century 21. Because each Century 21 office is privately owned and operated, he learned how a real estate office is run at the same time gaining knowledge of the inner workings of a large corporation. In 200, Chris joined a small start up real estate company called Dealers Real Estate and Land Office where he worked as the top real estate agent from 2001-2005.
Chris has parlayed his knowledge of large corporations and small real estate offices to best benefit his clients. In 2006, he joined Counselor Realty as a partner and stock holder in the company. Counselor Realty’s business model is that tey only have experienced agents with the majourty of them being partners in the company. As a partner, Chris can take a more activ erole in company decisions so that he can maximize client’s goals and profits.
His ersonal and professional experiences have allowed hime to be a valuable resource to his clients. Purchasing a homeis usually the biggest investment of a person’s life. His work as an accountant allows him to walk his clients confidently through this complicated process. Additionally, Chris has moved several times from across town to across the globe and knows the challenges that need to be oercome with any type of move.
As a former teacher, Chris loves to be in the classroom. He currently volunteers his time teaching home buyer and seller classes in various community education districts. These classes have educated hundreds of people to the basics of home ownership and have taught them how to maximize their biggest investment.
When not selling real estate, managing rental properties or spending time with his family, Chris can be found as a volunteer firefighter with the City of Golden Valley or as a Cub Scout leader and committee chair.
MN lic#: 20330770