Rick Pirog has sold real estate in the Vail Valley for over forty-one years. Born in Denver, Rick has been a native of Colorado his entire life except for the 10 years he lived in Texas. A graduate from Colorado State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Physics and a Master of Science in Business Administration, Rick started his career in land development and commercial real estate sales in Colorado Springs prior to moving to Vail in 1977. That move resulted from Rick’s longtime dream to live and work in a resort community. “I found my first stop – Vail – to be a great one,” he says.

Throughout his forty-one years as a Vail Valley broker, Rick has consistently been a top producer for Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate. Throughout this time, his pace has not slackened: The veteran Vail Valley broker consistently ranks as one of Slifer Smith and Frampton’s top producers.

Rick possesses a broad range of knowledge in virtually all of Vail’s communities. He has developed this expert