Circa 2005 - Real Estate Professional
Chris was born in Ballwin, grew up in Webster, graduated from Ladue High School, and then Mizzou with a degree in Consumer and Family Economics. His passion is helping families reach their dream of home ownership with a financially-wise consumer approach.
Chris met his wife Suzanne in 2005. He also began his career that same year, crediting Suzanne for her support and encouragement. They live in Manchester, have 2 energetic boys Adam and Nick, and a cairn terrier named Rosie. They love walking to Schroeder Park for swimming, fireworks on the 4th of July, or even just a trip to the playground.
Chris prides himself on knowing a wide range of St. Louis neighborhoods, having helped buyers and sellers close deals from O'Fallon to Boulevard Heights, Ladue to High Ridge, Ellisville to Lafayette Square, and many more.
Career Timeline and Highlights:
2005 - Obtained Missouri Salesperson's License
2005-2008 - Assistant property manager and leasing agent for Austin Realty, who owned over 150 units of rental property throughout North County, West County, the Central Corridor, and South City. Their vacancy rate and collection problems significantly decreased during his tenure.
2009 - Obtained Missouri Broker's License
2009-2013 - Managed a home-office brokerage (Rosenthal Realty) and held a part-time job during the recession.
2013-2018 - Broker-Salesperson with Coldwell Banker Gundaker
2013-Present - Elected Chairman Trustee of Town and Country South Subdivision (224 homes)
2016 - Earned CBG's Residential Real Estate Specialist (RRES) Designation
March 2016 - Winner of CBG's Outstanding Service Award (entire company of over 1,500 agents)
2018-Present - Broker-Salesperson with Circa Properties
Below are links to some valuable resources that you may find of interest when you're looking for homes or mortgage rates:
Crime Data & Maps for St. Louis Areas
STL City Schools - A Guide For Urban Minded Parents
Geo-St. Louis (STL City assessor and parcel data)
Saint Louis City Neighborhoods
More Saint Louis Neighborhoods at ExploreStLouis.com
The St. Louis Business Journal
Mortgage Rates and Calculators at Bankrate.com
St. Louis Market Trends at Trulia.com
St. Louis at City-Data.com
Resources at Frontdoor.com