Kurt is a top producing real estate agent in Fremont County and since he started in 1980, he has helped over two thousand families find their new homes. He closes nearly one hundred real estate transactions each year by applying his many years of expertise and marketing knowledge to each client’s needs. Because of a very high customer satisfaction rating, he has built a solid foundation of repeat clients and referrals. It is his exceptionally loyal clientele, personal referrals, and repeat business that have formed the foundation of his career.
Kurt has consistently been in the top two percent of agents nationally throughout his entire career and is one of the top five agents in Colorado within the Keller Williams franchise. He has a high level of commitment to real estate education, having been mentored and coached by several of the most highly acclaimed real estate coaches in the United States.
Kurt is passionate about the needs and goals of his clients and takes a personal stake in each of them. He rises early each day and epitomizes integrity, energy, hard work, and creative service in every detail of your real estate transaction. To ensure complete service for you, he has carefully selected and assembled a team that has formed a close-knit family offering seamless assistance in your real estate transaction. Kurt's team is well known for their great customer service, consistent communication, strong attention to detail, and ensuring a positive experience for all parties in a transaction.
As a firm believer in giving back to the community, Kurt is an advocate for the homeless and less fortunate in the community and operates a nonprofit ministry. From 2006 through 2010, he and his wife Trudy, operated a rescue mission in the Canon City area and continue to donate our time, talent, and treasures to the effort. Each year he is also recognized as a top donating agent to the Keller Williams Cares Foundation. Kurt is a family man with a devotion to God, his beautiful wife and children. An athlete by nature, Kurt loves sports!
Joni joined the Zerby Team in 2018 as the Administrative Coordinator. Her team role is to assure sure all transactions from listing to closing run smoothly and all clients needs are met. Working closely with Kurt, she is responsible for tracking all dates and deadlines, making sure all paperwork is signed and received in a timely manner, and keeping all parties to the transaction informed. Joni is also responsible for marketing all the listing assuring the information reaches the public.
Joni has a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology & Sociology, and a Master's Degree in Non-profit Managment. She has an extensive background in the non-profit sector which has taught her the value of creating lasting personal and professional relationships. In her spare time she is a self-proclaimed do-it-yourselfer. She loves home projects and enjoys caring for her animals, gardening, and making cakes for others. Her greatest accomplishment and that which she is most proud are her daughter and husband of 10 years.
When asked how she likes her job, she says, “We are more than just a team, we are like family. We all work together to keep things running smoothly and have a good time while we do so. Much like the Non-profit sector, Real Estate is about helping people. Buying or selling a home can be a very stressful process and I do everything in my power to ensure things run as smooth and stress free as possible.”
Ashley joined Kurt Zerby Real Estate Group in Sept of 2015 as the Listing Coordinator and Kurt's main point of contract for the business. She was the smiling face the greeted anyone who came through the door. In 2017, Kurt encouraged Ashley to attend Real Estate School and get her license. Three months later, Ashley graduated and received her Real Estate Brokers License. Without Kurt and Trudy's support Ashley would not be the amazing and experienced Real Estate Agent she is today. She plans to continue her education and receive additional accredidations including her ABR (Accredited Buyer Representative Designation- from National Association of Realtors).
To Ashley's Clients
"I can not say enough positive things about the Fremont County Community. The community has embraced my family and has blessed me with the chance to help you find your forever home. My clients become "family" and I will be the driving force behind you finding your dream home, starting with finding the home and ending with smiles on your faces as you move in. I am not just your agent, I am your friend and friends are there to help."
"My passion is to help you find your place"
Born Trudy Jo Roberts in 1963, in Pueblo, CO. Trudy Zerby; Kurt’s wife, is the youngest of three orphan children, having lost her parents very early in her childhood. From that Trudy has learned the value of “family and home”, a value shared with her husband Kurt. After 32 years with St. Thomas More Hospital, Trudy retired from her job as a Pharmaceutical Buyer in 2015. Her experience in purchasing, business management, and employee relations, along with her life story make her a valuable back office asset to our team.