Meet The Team

Nick Metzler

Broker | Owner
“Nick Nick was born and raised in a small town in Northwestern Wyoming where he learned the real estate business first hand from his parents & grandparents whose company is still in business in WY after more than 50 years! After graduating from the University of Wyoming with a Business degree, he moved to Steamboat Springs to begin his professional life in property management. He quickly transitioned into real estate and has been serving buyers and sellers for more than 22 years.

During this time, Nick has earned multiple real estate designations and awards and is consistently in the top 1% of sales production in Steamboat. His most recent accomplishment placed him as the 2015 #1 Top Producing Sales Agent among over 280 Steamboat Springs area realtors. He has served on numerous community and professional boards which allow Nick to both serve his community and be aware of issues affecting Steamboat Springs. Nick is married to his childhood sweetheart, Tracy, and they are raising four beautiful children in the great community of Steamboat amongst friends and neighbors.

Reall Regan

Broker Associate | Team Manager
“Reall Reall was born and raised in southeast Minnesota and graduated from St. Mary's University of Minnesota with a bachelor's degree in Marketing and an emphasis in Psychology. Growing up in a family-run agriculture business, she learned the value of hard work and dedication from an early age. Reall first moved to Steamboat Springs for what was supposed to be a summer internship, but after falling in love with the Yampa Valley, she decided to "stay a bit longer". That was ten years ago. Since then, she has built her career experience around real estate, property management, customer service, as well as national corporate sales and distribution. As a licensed broker on Nick Metzler's team, she is focused on marketing initiatives and photography to provide superior service to each and every client. Reall truly enjoys all of what Steamboat has to offer - a community of incredible people, endless recreation, and tremendous beauty. She is actively involved as a mentor in Partners in Routt County, the Steamboat Springs Young Professionals Network and spends as much of her free time as possible out on Steamboat’s many beautiful trails biking, running, and skiing.

Bart Kounovsky

Broker Associate
“Bart Bart has worked in the real estate industry since 2004. In 2017, he joined the Metzler Team as a Broker. Prior to that Bart worked in the public accounting (CPA), energy and industrial contracting industries. His real estate experience includes residential, construction, land use, zoning and development.

Bart and his wife, Nancy, have called Steamboat Springs home since 1990. Their two grown boys were born and raised locally, graduating from Steamboat Springs High School.

Giving back to the community through community involvement is very important to Bart. Some of the organizations he has been able to serve with include Cub Scout Pack Leader, President of Concordia Lutheran Church, and Co-Chair of First Impressions of Routt County (early childhood development). He has also served as Treasurer of the Family Development Center, Steamboat Golf Club and the Steamboat Springs Nordic Council.

From 2011 to 2016 Bart had the honor of serving on the Steamboat Springs Council, with the last four as City Council President.

Originally from Fargo, North Dakota, Bart graduated with an accounting degree from the University of North Dakota.

Bert Svendsen

Broker Associate | Client Services
“Bert Bert's the guy you can just tell from the start absolutely loves living in Steamboat Springs. His passion for the area shines in everything he does for his clients. As the full time support mechanism of the Metzler Team (i.e. the "go to guy"), Bert is the one you can trust to keep things on track. Most of Bert's day is spent being proactive in reaching out to other agents, contacts, and prospective buyers to identify opportunities early and often. He's focused on the outcome of your transaction and works to execute the strategy we design for you.

Jeff Daigle

Marketing & Showing Assistant
“Jeff Jeff is a fresh face here in Steamboat Springs. He and his girlfriend moved from Vermont at the beginning of 2017. After vacationing in the Rockies in 2014, Jeff found himself with a craving for Colorado and its adventures. Following this new calling, he packed his car and headed across the country with a vision of a bright future. Jeff brings a sharp, creative eye with his photography and marketing skills, and technical expertise with his 20 years of accumulated knowledge in computing, and hardware/software environments. Jeff also brings a hardworking, positive, can-do attitude. He is focused and driven to provide a high-quality, professional, customized and courteous experience each and every time. In his free time, you’ll find him taking pictures of landscapes and wildlife, or outside enjoying fly-fishing, camping, hiking, skiing, and mineral prospecting around colorful Colorado.