ABOUT DUKE HOMES
With 30 years of experience investing in and repurposing homes, Duke Homes helps sellers who are seeking an immediate and quick sale, while offering buyers move-in ready, luxury homes. We conduct business based on the principles of the Golden Rule. When you work with Duke Homes, you can be certain we will: communicate effectively, follow-through and do what we say; treat motivated sellers and home buyers with respect; and use our expertise to assist all who are associated with us.
Jan Duke approaches each individual with thoughtfulness, honesty and integrity. Her diligence and follow-through have earned her great respect in the real estate industry and she is often asked to speak to investment groups and at national conferences.
Jan has been investing in real estate for 30 years, and has purchased hundreds of properties. She believes if you're not having fun, you're not doing it right. She’ll work hard to understand your needs and lives by the motto, "If it's important to you, it's important to me." Click here to see how Jan can help you.
She is passionate about spirituality, marriage and parenting, beach walking, and helping youth begin their investing.
Owner & President
Derek Grier believes treating people with respect and honesty is the backbone to success. Prior to his work with Duke Homes, Derek held the position of Senior Manager at Cassidy Turley.
Service is a passion for Derek, who is currently serving as Missouri State Representative for the 100th District. He also served two terms on the Chesterfield City Council and was Chair of the Finance and Administration Committee.
Derek is father to two young boys and an avid sports fan. He and his wife enjoy sand volleyball and snow skiing. He also loves music and playing the saxophone.
Broker & Director of Acquisitions
Kyla Becker is the backbone to the organization. She has been working with Duke Homes as office manger for 15 years and her professionalism and dedication are unmatched. Kyla possesses unlimited compassion and business acumen in everything she does–personally and professionally.
When Kyla's not in the office she enjoys playing in the park with her children and dog or country dancing with her husband. She also takes pleasure in curling up with a good book and adventurous road trips.
Brittany Duke has been learning real estate and investing alongside her mom since she was very young. Wanting to follow in her mother's footsteps, she started her Roth IRA when she was 13 and has been investing her funds in homes ever since. Twice she has spoken at national conferences in Orlando, hosted by the custodian for her self-directed IRA (click here to see excerpts of her presentation or click here to read a recent article about her).
Brittany plans on being a real estate investor after she graduates from college. She is also extremely passionate about helping others through various services and volunteering. Check out one of the many ways that Brittany is attaining one of her life goals of helping build houses for deserving families in developing nations.