Douglas D. Kerbs is one of the most sought after residential real estate brokers in the country. Consistently out-performing his peers, Kerbs has solidified himself as a top producer since the inception of his real estate career in 2005. As of 2014 he ranks in the top 3 at Fuller Sotheby's International Realty and 6th among all real estate agents in the Denver Metro area. His well-respected reputation in the global real estate community has afforded him the opportunity to assist in transactions across the United States in Colorado, California, Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island, and Washington, D.C., and internationally in Medellín, Colombia; London, United Kingdom; and St. Barts. Well-known for his dynamic approach to buying and selling properties at the top of the market in record-time, Kerbs has cultivated a reputation for excellence. As a result, Kerbs is often approached by developers for consultation on project design, launch phase and inventory close out. Selective in his association, Kerbs insists that each project he accepts has specific market attributes that appeal to his local and global network of clients. Kerbs' razor-sharp instincts and market predictions are reliably spot on, establishing a specific target audience and taking the demographics a step further to maximize efforts, resulting in optimal outcomes. Kerbs' results speak for themselves. In 2014, he closed the highest selling price per square foot of any property in the entire seven-county Denver metro region at $967 per square foot. This sale marked the fourth record to be set and broken by Kerbs since 2011. In 2013, Kerbs surpassed the record high by selling a unit in the Four Seasons for $830 a square foot. Simultaneously, Kerbs set the record for the highest price per square foot in the LoHi/Highlands neighborhood at $360. In 2012, he cracked the ceiling in downtown Denver by selling a luxury unit at One Lincoln Park for $649 a square foot - one hundred dollars per square foot higher than the 2011 record. Kerbs track record is attributable to his intimate knowledge of the luxury real estate segment at a macro level. His knowledge combined with his marketing expertise and extensive client base affords him success in all facets of the industry. Such success stems from Kerbs' extensive background in developing marketing initiatives for key brands in the jewelry and automotive categories - tactics that translate seamlessly into marketing luxury real estate. Under his supervision as a director at Tiffany & Co. for seven years, the internationally renowned specialty retailer saw double digit percentage increases annually, earning him the prestigious Tiffany & Company Global Achievement Award. Furthermore, Douglas was responsible for implementing Tiffany & Co.'s philanthropy support program and the community advisory board. Prior to Tiffany & Co., Kerbs served as senior manager of brand strategy at Subaru of America, a position responsible for developing and implementing market-based product positioning strategies directing national new model product launch programs for the Subaru Outback, Legacy, Forester and Impreza, and coordinating the annual National Dealer Meeting. During his tenure, the new model product launches were revered as the most lucrative in the company's history. A native Coloradoan, Kerbs graduated from the University of Denver with a degree in Finance. Kerbs is actively involved with the Denver community and currently serves on several boards of directors including the Corporate Development Board of the Denver Art Museum, University of Denver High School, Colorado Neurological Institute, and The Denver Future Forum. In 2013, Kerbs served as the committee chairman for the 6th Annual St. Jude Under the August Moon Gala which raised over $170,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital - the foundation's most successful fundraising event to date. Additionally, Douglas was a director for Tiffany & Co. for almost seven years. Kerbs was charged with providing leadership and vision to thirty-five employees and developed all marketing and public relations strategies in the Rocky Mountain region. Under his direction, the internationally renowned specialty retailer produced double digit percentage increases each year resulting in the store receiving the prestigious Tiffany & Company Global Achievement Award on an annual basis. Furthermore, Douglas was responsible for implementing Tiffany & Co.'s philanthropy program. To assist him with this effort, Kerbs created the Tiffany & Co. Community Advisory Board. The board was comprised of business and community leaders who would recommend non-profits and fundraisers to Kerbs for potential company support. On the average, Tiffany & Co. would partner with more than thirty different Colorado charities per year.
Prior to joining Tiffany & Co., Kerbs was with Subaru of America as Senior Manager of Brand Strategy, a position that applied his marketing and management expertise. He was responsible for developing and implementing market-based product positioning strategies; directing national new model product launch programs for the Subaru Outback, Legacy, Forester and Impreza, and coordinating the annual National Dealer Meeting. During his tenure, the new model product launches were considered the most successful in the company's history.
A native Coloradoan, Kerbs graduated from the University of Denver with a degree in Finance. He is also actively involved with the Denver community and currently serves on several boards of directors including the Corporate Development Board of the Denver Art Museum, University of Denver High School, Colorado Neurological Institute, and The Denver Future Forum.