Derek Flowers earned his real estate license in 2003. He opened his real estate and mortgage brokerage, founding Flowers Realty Services LLC, in Texas in 2006.
Since then, Derek has built a diverse portfolio of experience, including a 17-year tenure in residential and commercial property sales and property management, and also founded FRS Commercial Advisors.
He currently holds real estate broker’s licenses in Texas & Illinois, instructor licenses in both states, and is an active member of CCIM, ICSC, NAIOP, ULI, and TRETA.
Derek is well versed in many facets of real estate. He is currently a CCIM candidate and received a Commercial Real Estate certificate from Cornell University. He is also an approved real estate property tax arbitrator with the Texas Comptroller presiding over commercial property tax disputes.
Derek has a long record of successfully guiding local, national, and multi-national clients through their real estate acquisitions, lease obligations, and asset reposition and dispositions. He specializes in applying his expertise and market knowledge to broker deals that exceed his clients’ expectations.
Derek has closed millions of dollars in real estate transactions and remains active in commercial real estate and mortgage services throughout the Dallas Fort-Worth and Chicago areas.
Derek holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Information Systems and Technology and a Master of Business Administration in Strategic Leadership.