About Mike Ockert
"I'm a professional real estate consult who helps my clients improve and manage their personal wealth and financial Portfolio by way of buying and selling Real Estate."
If you are looking for a highly trained, knowledgeable, and hard working Realtor®, who happened to have been a police officer, Mike Ockert is ready to serve you once more!
Mike has been in the real estate business for over 12 years. He has been with his current company, Synergy Realty Group, for 5 years.
Mike has lived and worked in Colorado Springs for over 20 years! He knows the geographic area of Colorado Springs very well. When it comes to negotiation skills, he is one of the best agents to work with. His people skills and training from previous jobs in Customer Service, and as a Law Enforcement Officer, has taught him a lot about people and negotiating fiercely for what his clients want.
Mike is a certified Military Relocation Specialist and Volunteer Realtor® at the military housing department assisting military troops and their family's at Fort Carson Army Base. He is a New Home Buyer Specialist, Listing Specialist, Certified Short Sale Specialist, New Home Sales Specialist, and Luxury and Mountain Home Specialist. He is very knowledgeable of the building process from start to finish.
Some of Mike's awards and accomplishments include being a Senior Advisor to the managing broker for Synergy Realty Group and a Backup Managing Broker to his managing broker. He has obtained his managing Broker License and is a mentor and trainer for new real estate agents. He is a member of Synergy Realty Group leadership council. He is a former member of the Achievement Leadership Council for Keller Williams for over 7 years. He has two Associate Degrees and one Bachelor's Degree. He is a member of the National Dean's List.
Prior to real estate, Mike worked full time as a service manager for two automotive repair shops in Colorado Springs. Also, he had worked part-time as a real estate investor doing rent to own properties and fix and flips for investment purposes.
When Mike is not helping clients buy and sell homes, he enjoys engaging in his second passion of Martials and being a Martial Arts instructor for Universal Kempo Karate, Eastern Branch Location in Colorado Springs. Mike is a 2nd Degree Black Belt.
Briargate is one of the fastest growing communities in the area for one simple reason – lifestyle. With high quality housing and a wealth of recreational opportunities nearby, Briargate provides its residents an active, outdoor lifestyle with a touch of luxury.
The 9,600-acre master-planned community is located in the northeastern region of Colorado Springs in El Paso County. Real estate options consist of single-family detached homes, condominiums and townhouses. Home to about 45,000 residents, Briargate continues to be recognized for its distinctive set of amenities. The local public schools are excellent, as is the shopping (The Shops at Briargate), the parks network, and the golf (Pine Creek Golf Club).
Public schooling is managed by the Academy School District 20, which operates several Blue Ribbon National Schools of Excellence within Colorado Springs. Post-high-school education is also available, at both the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak Community College.
For convenience and specialty shopping, residents have a modern outdoor shopping center at their doorstep. The Shops at Briargate have more than 35 retailers, including national chains and independents, and about 10 eateries.
The community's parks and trails system provides the primary avenue for recreation. Colorado Springs Parks and Recreation Department manages 12 local parks, which are used for team and individual sports, picnicking and just being outdoors. Briargate residents also have access to the highly regarded Pine Creek Golf Course, Pikes Peak BMX track and the Briargate Family Center YMCA.
Testimonials of Mike Ockert
Highly Recommend Mike's Services
Mike was an invaluable asset through our entire buying process! He did a great job finding us the house we needed and negotiating down to the buying price we were looking for. He is very prompt in returning phone calls, texts, emails and I was extremely impressed with the way he went above and beyond to serve us. I highly recommend him to anyone looking to buy a house in the area!
Luke Magistrelli, Cascade
Professional At Every Turn!
Mike, was very professional, prompt, and precise with every part of the sale. His recommendations of things to do to increase value made us a lot more money on the sale of our home. A class act from beginning to end. Mike really knows how to list a home for not only a quick sale but also to get to most out of your home. Thank you Mike!!
Bill Himes, Colorado Springs
Reliable and Great Communication
Mike has been our realtor for many years. He found our first house and helped us buy it. Right years later he helped us sell the same house. He's knowledgeable, trustworthy, down to earth, and now a good friend. Just go ahead and give him a call.
Jenifer & Jason Lewis, Colorado Springs
Always Ready at a Moments Notice
Mike is a very personable guy. He is knowledgeable and was extremely helpful in fulfilling our needs and desires in finding the perfect house for my wife and I. He was always ready to go at a moments noticed and would respond and return phone calls and emails in a timely manner. He followed our endeavor through the whole process of finding a home, getting the loan started, following up on getting my insurance coverage and completing each closing task on time and without delay. He was even at the day of closing and wished us his very best in our new home. I would highly recommend using Mike for any home, property or commercial buying or purchasing
Andrew & Vico Mosly, Fountain