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In over three decades, Ron has leveraged his expertise in all aspects of real estate to become a consistent industry leader. In addition to commercial, industrial, agricultural, and developmental land, Ron’s broad real property background makes him knowledgeable in more complex transactions such as water and mineral rights. Ron spent five years on the Bakersfield City Planning Commission, and has been on the Kern County Planning Commission for over ten years. He also volunteers as a member of the Department of Water Resources 2013 Water Update Committee. Ron’s ethical and straightforward approach to business is among many reasons why he is considered a community leader.


Derek’s focus on commercial, industrial, land, and investments is why he is one of the top emerging real estate brokers in California’s Central Valley. Derek received his BS in Business Administration-Marketing from California State University of Bakersfield and is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designee. He is also a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), enabling him to stay up-to-date on emerging trends. Derek combines his skill with a thorough work-ethic and a proficiency of technology to continuing offering value-added services to his clients and projects.

By taking a “hands-on” and “lay it out on the table” approach to real estate, Sprague Real Estate Group has become one of the premier brokerages for sales, leasing, and management.

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