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About David Kinyon

Luxury Properties Specialist - Westport Office
47 Riverside Avenue, Westport, CT 06880
Cell: 203.247.0337

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Award-Winning Realtor + #1 Real Estate Company in CT = The Perfect Realtor for YOU!

David Kinyon is Owner/Proprietor of DK Knows! at William Raveis Real Estate and is a consistent, award-winning premier producer working with the #1 real estate company in Connecticut. His personal philosophy is working with only a few buyers and sellers at a time, resulting in a stress-free, enjoyable real estate experience. He is fully dedicated to each and every one of his clients. David's background as a top NYC advertising executive also gives his clients the edge. His most recent honors and awards include:
  • Named "Real Estate Market Leader," Forbes Magazine and FIVE STAR Real Estate Agent
  • Voted "Top Scoring Real Estate Agent in Overall Satisfaction," CONNECTICUT Magazine and FIVE STAR Real Estate Agent (9 years in a row)
  • Winner of prestigious "Chairman's Club Special Achievement Award," personally presented by CEO Bill Raveis and in recognition of being in the top tier of the elite Chairman's Club
  • Honored with multiple awards as Top Selling Agent, Top Listing Agent, Top Producer, Excellence in Customer Service and Excellence in Negotiating
  • Former Director, Mid-Fairfield County Association of Realtors
  • Awarded "Rookie of the Year" in his first year, a company-wide award for the entire state of CT

In his spare time, David has received accolades from national, state and local organizations for his involvement in Emergency Management & Homeland Security. He volunteers as a FEMA-certified emergency responder for CERT (Community Emergency Response Team), helping and assisting residents in Westport and neighboring towns and cities, in the event of a disaster or emergency. In addition, David is a member of the Westport Astronomical Society and hosts Public Night at the Rolnick Observatory, home of the 16" Meade LX200 telescope.

Find out why buyers and sellers alike are saying: "DK Knows!"

Professional Association

National Association of Realtors

Connecticut Association of Realtors

Mid-Fairfield County Association of Realtors

Consolidated Multiple Listing Service


B.S., Communications, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY; Minor: History

Ithaca College London Centre, London, UK

Real Estate Principles & Practices, Stamford, CT

Certified Homeownership Professional, William Raveis, Shelton, CT


Member, "Chairman's Club"

Winner of prestigious "Chairman's Club Special Achievement Award"

Named "Real Estate Market Leader," Forbes Magazine and FIVE STAR Real Estate Agent

Voted "Top Scoring Real Estate Agent in Overall Satisfaction," CONNECTICUT Magazine and FIVE STAR Real Estate Agent (9 years in a row)

Former Director, Mid-Fairfield County Association of Realtors

Multiple "Top Producer" Awards

Multiple "Top Listing Agent" Awards

Multiple "Top Sales Agent" Awards

Multiple "Excellence in Negotiating" Awards

Multiple "Excellence in Customer Service" Awards

Multiple "Outstanding Achievement" Awards

"Rookie of the Year" (company-wide)

Professional Specialty

Luxury Properties Specialist

New Homes Specialist

Relocation Specialist

CHP-certified (Certified Homeownership Professional)

E-commerce Specialist

Antiques Specialist

RDCPro-certified (REO Specialist)

1031 Exchange Specialist

Community Involvement

Volunteer, Vice President, Westport Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security & FEMA-certified volunteer emergency responder, Connecticut Division of Emergency Management & Homeland Security - Region 1

FEMA: IS-100 (Incident Command System), IS-200 (ICS for Single Resources & Initial Action Incident), IS-700 (National Incident Management System) & IS-800 (National Response Framework)

FBI: Graduate, FBI New Haven Citizens Academy

American Heart Association: Basic Life Support/CPR/AED and HeartSaver First Aid/CPR/AED

Volunteer, American Red Cross: Shelter Management

Volunteer, CT Dept. of Public Health: Radiation Professional Volunteer Program (CT-RPVP)

CT Fire Academy: Traffic Incident Management

Westport Police Department: Graduate, Citizens' Police Academy

Member, U.S. First Responders Association

Member, Westport Astronomical Society

Volunteer, Host, Rolnick Observatory's Public Night at the Observatory


Lived in the area since 1987

Lived in Westport since 1993

Married, with two children

Both children attend public schools

Actively involved in school and church programs

Member, Westport Historical Society

Member, Westport Astronomical Society, home of Rolnick Observatory

Member, Norwalk Maritime Aquarium


16 years experience, Advertising Executive, NYC (Advertising awards include: Lions International Advertising Festival, Finalist; One Show, Gold; New York Festival, Gold; New York Festival, Silver; New York Addy, Medal; Art Director's Club, Merit Award)

Excellent problem-solver

Skilled negotiator

Creative thinker

Areas Covered









and most towns in Fairfield County

In The News

Forbes Magazine: Kinyon named Market Leader
Connecticut Post: David Kinyon - Big City Skills Brought Home
Raveis Blog: Agent Spotlight on David Kinyon

  • "David is absolutely the best realtor we know! We worked with him about 4 years since we started thinking about buying a house. We moved through different stages, changing our specs and target towns, moving from one rental to another, until we finally found what we were looking for, - and David help... Irina and Andrey L.

  • "David Kinyon has assisted me in multiple real estate sales, purchases, and rentals, and I can enthusiastically attest that he is the absolute best in his field. David is extremely responsive to all telephone calls and e-mails, makes himself available whenever needed, has an understanding of the rea... Edward G.

  • "I've worked with David for 10+ years and through three home sales. He's been a great partner and friend throughout each process. He was so patient and responsive and genuine. I would trust David over anyone and will continue to work with him any chance I get." Leah M.

  • "David's a great agent - he works very hard at meeting all your needs and making the transaction go as smoothly as possible. He's the best!" Ray A.

    "I'm a New Yorker and am used to being surrounded by consummate professionals. David is all of that, with integrity. Thank you, David." Mark ...

  • "David Kinyon is one of the most honest, diligent and competent agents I know, and I would highly recommend him to home buyers and sellers." Robert W.

  • The services I received from David were exceptional from start to finish. He knew the market well and gathered the appropriate information to help me move forward. Also David did a lot of research to make me comfortable making the purchase. Seamarre S.

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