Zane Whitfield, managing broker of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Colorado Springs office, has earned the Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) designation from the Council of Residential Specialists, an affiliate of the National Association of Realtors.

The CRS designation is the highest professional designation awarded to Realtors in the residential sales field.  Fewer than four percent of all Realtors hold the designation.  CRS designees have completed advanced training in residential real estate and have a proven track record of sales transactions required to earn the CRS designation.

Whitfield earned his real estate license in 2001 and is a member of the Pikes Peak Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors.  He joined Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage because of the company’s superior marketing tools and agent support that help real estate professionals grow their business.  As managing broker for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Colorado Springs, he encourages agents to enhance their communication skills, be goal oriented, and set high performance standards.

Whitfield’s background includes six years in the U.S. Army and in outside sales management.  He enjoys coaching Little League Baseball and golf.

The Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage office in Colorado Springs is located at 2075 Research Parkway, Suite B, and can be reached at 719.550.2500.  Whitfield may be reached directly at 719.332.3930 or via e-mail at