Derek Zerfass | Colliers International | Allentown

Derek Zerfass

Senior Vice President | Allentown

License # RS300857

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Professional Summary

Derek joined Colliers in 2006. He specializes in retail tenant, landlord, developer and investor representation and has more than nine years’ experience in the retail sector in the Lehigh Valley. As a native of the area, he is an expert in local market conditions and recent transactions. This, combined with his entrepreneurial spirit and strategic negotiation skills, have made him a valued asset to his strong client base and a top producer.


Derek is a trusted advocate for the landlords, tenants and investors he represents. His focus is on the real estate outcome that best supports their business objectives and he possesses the expertise and commitment to deliver results.


Prior to joining Colliers, Derek was with the Markward Group, where he was a retail associate. Before working in commercial real estate, Derek owned and operated a successful business for eight years and was an integral part in the launch of a second business in 2005.

Memberships & Involvements

ICSC, NAR, Pennsylvania Licensure for Real Estate Practices, TriState Realtors Commercial Alliance


Boos Development, CVS, First Industrial Realty Trust, Hand & Stone Massage Spa, Hardwick Properties, Holiday Hair, Ideal Image, Kings Development, LabCorp, Larken Associates, Lehigh Valley Racquet and 24-7 Fitness, McDonald's, Meineke, O.R.E. Rentals, Patient First, Planet Fitness, PNC Bank, Popeyes, Posh Properties, Potbelly Sandwich Shop, Providence Properties, Snap Fitness, Spark Orthodontics, Strausser Enterprises, Summit Realty Advisors, Supercuts, UPS, Wingstop, The Wright Group, Zoup


Development Consulting
Service Lines
Tenant Representation, Landlord Representation, Capital Markets
Property Type
Land, Retail
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