Born and raised in Los Angeles and currently residing in West Hollywood, Derek Lester has an intimate knowledge of Los Angeles and its many different and vibrant neighborhoods. His passion for the communities he lives and works in is matched only by his dedication and commitment to helping his clients find their home. With his business degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara and his experience in finance, high-end hospitality and business management, Derek knows what it means to take care of people and get things done.
Outstanding service, unmatched professionalism and devotion in attending to his clients' needs and goals are the pillars that his practice has been founded on. These values were instilled in him by his grandfather, who before he passed in 2012 was California's oldest living broker, receiving numerous awards in his community including the prestigious Fernando Award.
Derek is a part of the Beverly Hills/Greater Los Angeles Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors and National Association of Realtors.