Ron Elston is the senior partner in the largest real estate office in the north metro Denver area. He has been involved in real estate as an investor, owner or agent for over 35 years. Ron received his Bachelors of Science degree in Real Estate from the University of Arizona in 1982 (with two additional majors in Finance and Business Management). Ron and his team have sold over 800 homes worth in excess of $300,000,000 in today's dollars. During his career, Ron has worked with and trained thousands of agents and these valuable connections give his clients an added advantage when selling or buying a home. One of Ron's passions is negotiating. While living in Singapore during his high school years, where virtually all transactions were negotiated, Ron gained invaluable negotiating experience that he continues to use today. A Certified Negotiating Expert, Ron has increased his negotiating skills through his career for the benefit of his clients. Ron has been voted “Best Realtor of MetroNorth” and he has been awarded 5280 Magazine's 5 Star Professional Award every year since 2013. He has earned his CRS (Certified Residential Specialist) and CNE (Certified Negotiating Expert) and CLHMS (Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist) industry designations which puts him in the top .5% of all agents. He is also an E-Pro and a member of the National Association of Expert Advisors as well as a published author on various real estate topics. Ron was offered the opportunity to buy into Keller Williams Preferred Realty in 1998 and continues to be one of the very highest producing agents in the entire Colorado region. Keller Williams is the largest real estate company in the U.S. and the World with over 800 franchise offices and 152,000 agents. In addition to Ron's extensive real estate experience, his diverse background includes extensive marketing and sales experience as Vice President of Marketing and Sales at Management Solutions, Inc. (MSI), an international computer software company based in Denver as well as lending experience as a Loan Officer and Assistant Branch Manager at First Interstate Bank and as. He even helped fund his college expenses by selling snow skis in Tucson, AZ. Sales have always been one of his favorite vocations. Outside of his real estate activities, Ron enjoys the fitness training and discipline of TaeKwon-do, earning his 4th degree black belt in 2015 with Traditional TaeKwon-do Alliance. He is a past member of the United States TaeKwon-do Federation’s Demonstration Team and enjoys skiing, golf and working out. Ron has been very active within his church, as a board member and volunteer. Ron and his wife, Pam, have a wonderful 21 year-old son in college named Cory and a beautiful nineteen year-old daughter, also in college, named Carissa. Ron considers himself to be truly Blessed!
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