Brian grew up in Northern North Dakota & Minnesota. In 1985 he moved to Bozeman, Montana to attend Montana State University. He received a BS degree and graduated with honors in Sociology and Criminal Justice. In 1990 Brian pursued a new challenge in real estate and real estate development. He quickly climbed through the ranks of one of the largest real estate development companies in the county. At the time he left the company he was Vice-President of their Rocky Mountain Region & oversaw developments in Montana, Idaho, Washington, Colorado, & Utah. He was responsible for locating and negotiating the purchase of large parcels of land, overseeing their development into home sites, and marketing and management of the sales of these parcels. In 1994 he moved to Sandpoint. While still doing real estate, he started his own construction and home design company. Brian personally designed and oversaw the construction of numerous custom homes throughout Sandpoint & North Idaho. Brian has been associated with the Tomlinson Sotheby's office since 1996 and has been a licensed real estate agent for 25 years. During that time he has been recognized as a "Top Producer" in Bonner County. His dedication to continuing education has allowed him to stay on the cutting edge of today's ever changing real estate market. His designations include the Accredited Buyers Representation Specialist (ABR), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Recreation & Resort Specialist (RRS), Certified Foreclosure Analysis CFA), and Internet Technology Specialist (E-Pro) designation. Whether you're looking at buying or selling real estate in our area, allow Brian's diverse experience in real estate, property development, marketing, construction, and design, provide you with the valuable resources and information you will need to facilitate your next real estate transaction. I look forward to your questions, whether they concern real estate or just the area. I can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or (208)-290-2486.