Dirk Kinley

Managing Director, Senior Broker Associate



  CalBRE 01870469

  • Climb Top Producer Since 2010
  • Over 200 Clients Served
  • Graduate of MIT and MBA from Kellogg School of Management
  • Father of 3 Children

Agent Profile

Dirk Kinley has over 10 years real estate experience and over 15 years of investment finance experience. He has actively invested in properties, designed and overseen the renovation of homes, and acted as a property manager, all of which allows him to view real estate with a unique understanding of the possibility that each home affords. Dirk is a Senior Broker Associate at Climb Real Estate, where he focuses on helping clients refine and match their lifestyle objectives with real estate investment goals.

Dirk has experience as a senior product manager in charge of investment portfolio management software at ConvergEx Group. Before ConvergEx he worked in private equity services with Banc of America Securities. Prior to Banc of America Securities, he was an equity research associate at Stein Roe & Farnham. Dirk received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Richmond, an MBA in Marketing and Finance from the Kellogg School of Management, and a Master of Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

My name:
Just call and I'll tell you.
I am:
Dynamic, adapting, personable, and now, a team.
Proudest Moment:
Too many to list.
Biggest Challenge:
Alarm Clock:
My children at 5 a.m., ready to build Lego homes for their real estate practice.
Perfect Day:
Buy low, sell high, repeat.
Super Hero Power:
Negotiating the best deal.
Favorite SF Neighborhood:
SOMA, Mission Bay, and South Beach.
Those who live their lives on their own terms.
Climb is:
Here to stay.

What do you love about San Francisco?

That it's where I met my two loves--real estate and my wife.

Dirk's Properties