About Derek Weatherhead
Real Estate Professional
Derek Weatherhead is a highly accomplished real estate professional with over a decade of experience in the stunning Okanagan Valley. As a Royal LePage Kelowna agent, Derek has successfully concluded transactions in all price ranges and property types, from small starter homes to luxurious lakefront estates. In fact, he's helped numerous clients achieve their real estate goals, from selling a stunning lakefront property in Kelowna, to helping a first-time buyers secure their dream home in Lake Country.
Derek's primary goal is to provide his clients with a superlative real estate experience that incorporates guidance and education. He prioritizes regular communication with his clients to ensure that they are informed and empowered throughout the buying or selling process. As a skilled negotiator and problem-solver, Derek works tirelessly to ensure that his clients get the best possible outcome for their real estate transactions.
Derek's success is built on a strong foundation of carpentry and construction experience. He started his career and love for real estate as a carpenter, working in his uncle's manufacturing shop, and progressed to finishing carpentry, framing and constructing home foundations in Sun Peaks, Calgary, and Vernon. Next, he followed through with completing his apprenticeship and achieving a journeyman status with Sawchuk Developments, a leading commercial construction contractor based in Kelowna.
Since 2010, Derek has been devoted to studying the intricacies of real estate, becoming both a student and a teacher. He has gained a deeper understanding of the complexities of real estate, including residential, commercial, and industrial properties, which allows him to offer a broad range of services to his clients.
In his free time, Derek enjoys exploring the beautiful lakes that can be found all over the Okanagan Valley, which gives him unique insights into different neighbourhoods and communities. He's also an avid golfer and enjoys hitting the slopes at Big White. But these hobbies are more than just leisure activities – they allow him to build relationships with clients and understand their needs and goals on a personal level.
Derek is committed to partnering with and investing in Okanagan real estate. He believes in building a vast network of clients, friends, and business associates, all with a shared focus on real estate. If you're looking for a dedicated and experienced real estate agent in the Okanagan Valley, Derek looks forward to connecting with you and answering any questions you may have.