Quality is remembered long after price is forgotten.
Born in Texas, raised in both Germany and Colorado, Eric West has been full time in the real estate business since 1998. Prior to selling real estate he worked as a Financial Analyst with TRW, owned several small businesses in Colorado, and as a banker was the Vice President of Sales and Marketing managing over 350 loan officers with a nationwide mortgage bank. His early accomplishments include Eagle Scout and a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration Degree in Finance from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Eric is a second generation Realtor raised in the real estate industry by parents selling mountain homes and land in Teller County Colorado since 1976. His childhood memories include thumbing through a printed MLS book while driving to showings and walking ranch properties with his father.
Career Highlights include Principal Broker and Owner of a Cabela’s Trophy Property Real Estate Brokerage in Hawaii, the recipient of a 2009 “Customer Service Excellence Award” out of 500 agents nationwide and earning numerous accreditations through the National Realtors Association. Eric has worked directly both as a buyer’s agent and as a listing agent selling lot and block homes, ocean-front condos, farms, ranches and luxury homes in Hawaii, Colorado, Kansas and Wyoming successfully closing many multi-million dollar transactions.
His transactional expertise includes 10-31 exchanges, foreign investors (speaks fluent German), complex water and mineral rights, auctions, GIS land mapping, identifying investment grade properties (ROI analysis), agricultural farms, recreational and equestrian properties, river bottom properties, apartment complexes and various commercial holdings.
Additionally, Eric is exceptionally internet and tech savvy. He is an FAA licensed unmanned drone pilot for aerial photography and he shoots a GH5 Ultra 4K ground camera and edits in Adobe Premier Pro CC for the highest quality real estate property video and still image presentations.
Eric and his wife Lisa of 20 years have four wonderful boys and maintain homes in both Hawaii and Colorado. They are passionate about scuba diving, spear fishing, camping, bow hunting, fly-fishing and surfing the double-overhead winter waves of Hawaii.
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