Michael Knight is the President and CEO of CENTURY 21 Desert Rock in Hesperia California. Michael's real estate career began in 2003 when he obtained his real estate license and affiliated with CENTURY 21 Desert Rock. Superior customer service, a commitment to education, and working by referral were the foundation of Michael's successful career as a sales associate. On June 1, 2015, Michael along with his wife and business partner, Angela Knight, purchased CENTURY 21 Desert Rock.
CENTURY 21 Desert Rock was founded in 1989 and has become a leader in the local real estate community by fostering a reputation of professionalism, maintaining the highest ethical standards, providing cutting edge technology, as well as offering superior training and support. The company currently has 40 full time agents and ranks number 4 in the market for sales volume and number 5 in the market for number of closed transactions. Since taking over the company, Michael and Angela have focused on modernizing the company and preparing it for the future while at the same time being careful not to negatively impact the culture which has led to its success. 2015 was a year of preparation and 2016 will be a year of growth.
Michael has always been committed to education and improving himself. He earned a B.S. in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and Real Estate along with a B.A. in Business Administration with a concentration in Management in 2002 from California State University, San Bernardino. Michael went on to earn his Master of Public Administration Degree in 2003. In addition, he has earned the CRS, ABR, GRI, and MICP designations.
Supporting the local association of Realtors is something that has been very important to Michael. He served as a director on the Victor Valley Association of Realtors from 2011 to 2015. He was an LCRC Trustee from 2012 to 2014. He has been a member of the MLS committee from 2010 to the present. He founded the local YPN committee. Lastly, he was part of a task force that negotiated the merger and full integration of the Victor Valley Association of Realtors and the Barstow Association of Realtors.
Since taking over CENTURY 21 Desert Rock the company has adopted a motto of "Excellence in Everything". This motto, along with Michael's core values of Family, Faith, and Integrity guide every decision that he makes.