8030 Realty’s trusted Realtors will get you the best value for your home. 8030 Realtors are Boulder County’s real estate experts for luxury properties, new urbanist communities, modern downtown residences, family-friendly neighborhoods, and mountain escapes.
DEANNA FRANCO Owner, agent and managing broker of eighty30realty, has been selling real estate since 1997. Shortly after her first visit to Boulder from her home town of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, Deanna returned in 1991 to major in accounting at the University of Colorado. She has been a full-time resident of Boulder ever since and resides in the Mapleton Hill area just 1 block from Pearl Street located in the popular downtown area. Her clientele ranges from first time home buyers to savvy and sophisticated real estate investors. Her life approach is to work smarter and harder. And when experience counts now more than ever, you need to contact her for help in buying or selling real estate. She not onåly has vast experience, but enormous commitment, passion and knowledge. The bottom line: She gets the job done! Deanna is also passionate about telemark skiing, hiking, dirtbiking, mountain biking and yoga. She loves life in Boulder and all it has to offer – sunny beautiful weather, the mountains, and a great like-minded community!
Darrin Harris Frisby
Originally from Chicago, Illinois, Darrin Harris Frisby first landed in Boulder, Colorado to attend the University of Colorado at Boulder. He graduated from the Leeds School of Business earning his Bachelor of Science with degrees in both Organization Management and Marketing. Thirty years later, Darrin has explored, cycled, traveled, photographed and called home, this beautiful place called Colorado. Darrin is a highly successful entrepreneur, founding 4 companies in Boulder, Colorado and has more than 20 years of experience building sales organizations, ranging from startups to billion-dollar, Multi-National Corporations. He has been a real estate practitioner in the commercial arena since 2005 as the Owner and Founder of Avanti Commercial Real Estate, transacting muti-million dollar assets for re-development to a select group of investors and developers. At Avanti, Darrin focused his work in Boulder specifically, and understands the nuances of Boulder County and City government, zoning and development requirements. A critically acclaimed, award-winning Commercial Photographer, Darrin is an invaluable asset to the 8030 Realty team and his clientele presenting their assets in the most stunning and beautiful way. This, paired with his mastery of social media and on-line marketing make Darrin’s transition into the residential real estate arena a perfect fit for our team and all of his clients. Darrin’s is one of 8030's Top Performers for all of 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017. Serving residental clients in the front range and the foothills; he is also 8030's Mountain Property Specialist, representing Buyers and Sellers from Denver to Berthoud, and Firestone to Nedeland. His persuasive presence, shrewd negotiating skills and understanding of real estate deal-making fundamentals, allows him to leverage what really matters to his clientele. Let Darrin help you uncover the secret gems of Boulder and envision the lifestyle you’ve always dreamed about. #HomeAgain with #SuperiorService @DarrinHarrisFrisby ** For a deeper look into Darrin's career accomplishments, please visit Darrin's LinkedIn page http://www.linkedin.com/in/darrinharrisfrisby Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DarrinHarrisFrisbyRealtor
Paul is a recovering Philadelphian who has been in Boulder for over 5 years. He has worked with sellers when the market was down and has been helping buyers navigate the frenzy that we have seen in the Front Range over the last few years. Willing and able, passionate and present, Paul has carved a niche in the Boulder community. Paul is also an accomplished singer-songwriter who has performed at the Fox Theater, Etown Hall, and most recently the Chautauqua Community House. Fluent in Greek and armed with an English degree, Paul is a master- communicator who loves to work with folks from all walks of life.
Megan James is a native to the Chicago area. She fell in love with the Shawnee forest and decided to study Plant and Soil Science at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. After completing her bachelor's degree there, she lived in Wisconsin and California before finding her way to Colorado in 2012. Wanting to raise her son in a beautiful and healthy environment, Boulder County was a great fit with its exceptional schools, amazing natural beauty, lifestyle and an incredible community. In her free time, Megan can be found spending time with her son, Ryder, and English bulldog, hiking her favorite trails or doing yoga. Megan is passionate about helping clients establish their roots and finding their dream home. And when they are ready to sell, help them embark on their next adventure. Loyalty, honesty and integrity are pinnacle to Megan's work ethic. This, combined with her enthusiasm and tireless energy makes Megan a choice REALTOR® for your next purchase or sale.
Jen grew up in a real estate family, often going to open houses in her home state of California, and looking at listings online for fun. She is a third generation real estate broker. During high school and college, Jen had her first taste of real estate transactions, buying and selling several homes with her brother and her father, who has been a life-long real estate investor. After graduating with her master’s degree from NYU, Jen bought her first out of state property in Manhattan. Jen relocated to Boulder after 15 years in NYC, working as a psychotherapist to help her clients heal. As a lover of hiking and running in nature, Jen was drawn to Boulder for it’s numerous trails and gorgeous open spaces. With the help of 8030 Realty, she found her dream home in Boulder, where she lives with her boyfriend and their rescue cocker spaniel, Shadow. With her many years of training as a therapist, as well as her personal experience being on the buyer and seller ends, Jen has a deep understanding of the vast range of emotions that can accompany your journey. She brings a calming presence and compassion to all of her transactions. Because of her past work with death and dying, Jen is especially sensitive to the unique needs of clients who are letting go of a loved one’s home after they pass. Jen loves working with people from all walks of life, and would be delighted to assist you with your next transaction.
Jill C. Lester
Jill Lester first landed in Colorado in 1974 as a student and she has lived, worked and gone to school in Boulder, Colorado since 1976 when she attended the University of Colorado Law School. She helped support herself by working in construction and later was motivated to become a real estate developer by her real estate and tax law professor (a genius in the condominium and cooperative movement in California in the late 1970’s) at the University of Denver. Jill became deeply involved in building and designing her first home in Winter Park, Colorado and was a licensed general contractor in Boulder County for many years. She loves residential construction and is known for her attention to detail in designing and building homes. Jill is often sought out for her thoughtful advice on real estate, education, technology, and construction. When Jill is not busy sharing photos and stories of her young grandson Marshall, she volunteers her time and expertise as a member of the city of Boulder Board of Zoning Adjustment and helping to teach computer classes at the Dawson School. Jill enjoys hiking Boulder’s Open Space trails and swimming at the YMCA Sanitas Warm Water Pool. She is an avid fan of the internet as she loves having the answers at her fingertips whenever possible. Call her with your questions about real estate in Boulder County today!