J.W. Buchanan -KRES

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J.W. Buchanan



About J.W. Buchanan -KRES

"Buck" was born and raised in Casper, Wyoming, where he attended Natrona County High School. He graduated with a degree in business administration from the University of Wyoming, where he also played baseball and ran track. After graduation he began a retail career with J.C.Penney Company in Denver. He became the merchandise manager for the Boulder Penney store in 1965 and has been in Boulder ever since.

After resigning from Penney's in 1968, "Buck" opened and operated The Buccaneer, Ltd., which grew to a chain of eight women's upscale clothing stores. Besides The Buccaneer, Ltd., which had a twenty-four year run, "Buck" has been involved in several other successful retail businesses and real estate investments. He was a long-standing member of the University Hill Improvement District and has served on the boards of directors of several local businesses. He also sponsored and supported numerous bicycle teams and events such as the Red Zinger Mini Classic and was a producing partner for several Colorado Shakespeare Festival productions.

With "Buck's" understanding of the local real estate market, his attention to detail and service, coupled with his deep sense of community pride and the name recognition and support of WK Real Estate, you have a solid team in which to put your trust.  Referrals upon request

"Buck" and his wife Nancy of forty-nine years have raised two wonderful daughters, Kyley and Torey. Kyley, a successful businesswoman, resides in Thornton, Colorado, with her husband David, ten-year old Avery and eight-year old twin girls, Lily and Sidney. Torey, a PA (physician assistant), lives in Harrisville, Michigan, with her husband Chris and six-year old Leah and four-year old Hannah. Torey assists in the operations of two rural health care facilities.

"Buck" and Nancy are avid outdoors people and enjoy travel, whether in the good old USA or abroad. Nancy's likes are hiking, cycling, gardening and reading. As for "Buck", if there is a ballgame of any sort in the area, he will be there! He is also an enthusiastic tennis player and, without saying, loves his Colorado Buffaloes, those Wyoming Cowboys, and it goes without saying, those Colorado Rockies and Denver Broncos.

Needless to say, working and assisting clients always comes first.

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