Derek has had an affinity with real estate since purchasing his first house not far from where he grew up in Boston. His spirited appreciation of architecture and design has been influenced by living in vastly different cities such as Boston, Scottsdale and for the past 15 years, Los Angeles, which he now calls home. 
Derek has closed $39,797,000 in real estate transactions in the past 11 months! His experience, work ethic and passion for real estate are even further strengthened backed by the Engel & Vöelkers Global Brand. Last year one of his most notable sales was the iconic John Lautner, Alden Schwimmer Residence also know as the Horizontal Castle in Beverly Hills.
Customer service, integrity, and building relationships have always been the foundation of Derek’s professional focus, evident in his 10 years of owning and operating the largest, most consistent guest centric valet parking company in Boston. He sold the business in 1995 to move to Arizona where he studied and became an esteemed wellness practitioners. 
Derek relocated to Los Angeles in 2005. It didn't take long for him to be recognized as one of LA's most requested healing arts practitioners. 
It is through this art form and the relationships he built based on trust, empathy, compassion, and the utmost care that most of his real estate referrals have been attained. 
If you are buying, selling, investing or renting whether it's Residential, Commercial, Yachts or Aviation Derek has the team and connections to fulfill your dreams.