Jim West, CDRE

Location: Columbus, Ohio

A Certified Divorce Real Estate Expert handling the sale of real property in Family Law cases. I am a neutral third party with extensive training, systems and experience in handling the most difficult divorces (including restraining orders and uncooperative spouses with regard to showings or document signings).

I am a perpetual student of the industry with several divorce certifications including the Real Estate Collaborative Real Estate-Divorce (RCS-D) and the Certified Divorce Specialist (CDS) certifications. I have invested hundreds of hours in continuing education and credentials, including the esteemed Certified Divorce Real Estate Expert. Recognized as an industry leader and expert, as my peers and colleagues alike have grown to rely on my market knowledge and assessments.


  • The Ohio State University                                                                               1983
  • Ilumni Institute CDRE Program Master Course                                       2021
  • Tom Ferry International                                                                  2019-Present
  • Real Estate Negotiation Institute                                                                 2017
  • Keller Williams International                                                                        2008


  • Ohio Department of Real Estate ( License #2004010624)
  • CDRE (Certified Divorce Real Estate Expert)
  • RCS-D (Real Estate Collaboration Specialist-Divorce)
  • Certified Divorce Specialist (CDS)
  • Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES)
  • Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE)
  • Certified Real Estate Specialist (CRS)


  • National Association of REALTORS
  • Ohio Association of Realtors
  • Columbus Board of Realtors
  • Marysville Rotary Club


  • Keller Williams Team Leader Award
  • Keller Williams Double Gold Production Award
  • Keller Williams Gold Production Award
  • CBR $25 Million Dollar Club
  • CBR $10 Million Dollar Club
  • CBR $1 Million Dollar Club

Hobbies/Extra Curricular Activities

  • Family
  • Golf
  • Ohio State Sports