“I am grateful that I’ve been able to raise my family and enjoy a beautiful lifestyle in this amazing little corner of the world. It would be an honor to help you find your perfect place so that you can do the same.”
Shane’s real estate career began 20 years ago working for one of the nation’s largest private landowners. In the early 2000’s, he moved to Durango to work in sales for a local ranch and land developer. Following that, Shane was a Christie’s International Real Estate agent and member of Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate™, closing some of the highest valued properties in Southwest Colorado. In 2010, he opened Elevation Real Estate Company, and for close to a decade, operated his own real estate company. At the beginning of 2019, Shane joined The Wells Group to work with the market leader in Southwest Colorado including some of the best agents and staff in the business.
Shane holds several high-level real estate certifications & designations, including:
- Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR)
- Accredited Land Consultant (ALC)
- Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)
- Commitment to Excellence (C2EX)
- Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA)
- Resort & Second Home Specialist (RSPS)
- Real Estate Negotiation Expert (RENE)
- Seller Representative Specialist (SRS)
Shane enjoys his involvement advocating for private property owner’s rights through appointed positions in Local, State and National REALTOR® Associations. In 2017, Shane was awarded Durango Area Association of REALTORS® “Realtor of the Year” for his sales success and commitment to clients and the industry. Shane was the 2019 President of the Durango Area Association of REALTORS®.
Shane and his family moved to Durango to enjoy all that Southwest Colorado has to offer. They live it and love it, enjoying outdoor activities like hiking, backpacking, skiing and taking care of their small farm.