Craig Bretzlaff has been consistently recognized as a top-producing agent over the past several years, most recently as a recipient of the prestigious Pinnacle Award in 2020; Douglas Elliman’s highest award for sales achievement nationally. He is recognized by Real Trends as a top producer and was awarded for being in the top half of the top 1% of agents nationwide with NRT, the nation’s largest residential real estate firm with over 46,000 agents nationwide. Prior to joining Douglas Elliman, Craig achieved the status of National Gold Council Member with the Corcoran Group, Palm Beach as a result of his record sales and annual total sales volume.
As a distinguished member of the Sports and Entertainment Division at Douglas Elliman and a Global Agent who embodies the alliance between Douglas Elliman and Knight Frank Residential, Craig is accomplished in working with ultra-high-net-worth clients and complex confidential transactions.
An accomplished PGA Golf Professional, Craig has played and competed on many of Florida’s finest golf courses and has first-hand knowledge of every notable golf community in Palm Beach County and across South Florida. Marrying his love of golf with his extensive knowledge of luxury real estate, Craig specializes in the finest Golf and Country Club communities and waterfront properties across Palm Beach County such as Old Palm Golf Club, Old Marsh Golf Club, Lost Tree Village, The Country Club at Mirasol and Seminole Landing to name a few. As a former PGA Golf Professional, Craig has been recognized for his dedication to the golf industry in Florida, New York, New Jersey, South Carolina, and Ohio.
Utilizing a multi-faceted approach, Craig represents buyers, sellers, and investors locally and globally to seamlessly guide them through the high-end real estate process. Savvy negotiating skills and innovative marketing concepts are further enhanced by Craig’s comprehensive knowledge of custom home design, new home construction, renovations, and various opportunities to create added value. Known for his attention to detail, VIP service, and patience, Craig has the experience and confidence when it comes to making even the most difficult deals happen.
Craig is currently the President of the Old Guard Society of Palm Beach Golfers, one of the most prestigious golfing fraternities dedicated to the true spirit of the game and founded in Palm Beach in 1918. He is also an active member of Old Marsh Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens, a Honda Classic Ambassador, a member of the Palm Beach Yacht Club, and a member of The Four Arts Society Contemporaries in Palm Beach.
Craig makes his home in Jupiter, Florida with his wife and business partner, Heather Bretzlaff, and their two sons Grant and Jaxson.