Craig Knizek

Craig Knizek is a multi-faceted real estate entrepreneur. He currently serves as a Director of the Estates division for the dynamic Beverly Hills brokerage, The Agency. He also founded Prescott Properties, a real estate design/development company that renovates and builds spec homes.

Craig grew up in the West San Fernando Valley, attending El Camino Real high school, UC Santa Barbara, and the University of Stirling in Scotland. He lives in Sherman Oaks, and has two daughters who attend the Oakwood School in North Hollywood.

“I love where I live, and I enjoy serving my neighbors, friends, and their circle of friends. It’s rewarding being involved with clients whom I like, in such a huge moment in their lives. I share the excitement with them. Selling a house can be a positive catalyst of change for people. I also really like that my kids see me helping clients achieve that goal.”

Craig spent twenty years working in the film/television industry, collaborating with illustrious creative talent, shepherding and producing their creative vision. As Producer of Sony/NBC’s hit series “Mad About You,” and the original Associate Producer of “The Simpsons,” Craig negotiated deals and schedules with high-ranking studio executives, talent agents, managers and attorneys throughout the entertainment industry. He’s proud to be able to translate his new skill set as a realtor to helping his colleagues from the entertainment industry.

“As a television Producer, my task was to shepherd my writer/director’s vision, to understand their creative desire- to “get it’ and, to make it happen…on budget, and most definitely, on schedule. That’s how I approach my job as a realtor. I understand and truly value the relationship of trusted advisor.”

Craig’s initial transition into real estate was through collaborating with his wife, designer Allison Knizek (she designed Vice-President Dan Quayle’s daughter’s inaugural wardrobe), to renovate and build quality “spec” homes that attracted acclaim and high value sales. The expertise they developed in construction has informed every piece of advice he now offers to clients about how best to allocate resources to a home as they prepare to sell, or to clients wondering how to budget desired remodeling projects for a prospective purchase. As a developer shepherding his investors’ funds, Craig fielded constant requests from clients to find them homes like ones that he had built, and thus developed a new avenue of representing Buyer
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18 Properties Found. Page 1 of 2

5625 Round Meadow Road 91302 SL17-04139

MLS® #17191372

Stunning perfection in the coveted guard-gated equestrian community of Hidden Hills. This stately traditional, set back off the street, discretely hidden behind mature foliage is warm, inviting, sophisticated and impressive. The grand two-story entry is fra...

2710 Country Ridge Road #Lot 2 91302 SL16-03578

MLS® #c8041

Paso Fino is one of the most spacious estates in the Country Ridge collection featuring a remarkable 12 acres of unspoiled countryside, gently sloping hillsides and native canyon. Perfectly sited for enjoying the equestrian lifestyle, Paso Fino offers ample...

2717 Country Ridge Road #Lot 3 91302 SL16-03577

MLS® #c8040

Capturing far-reaching mountain views from its commanding hillside perch, Leonis features one of the most spacious residences in the Country Ridge collection. With 6,683-square feet of interior living space, the residence’s modern open layout offers a seaml...

5069 Chicopee Ave 91316 SL16-03017

MLS® #c7706

The finest rendition of the Nantucket traditional. Understated quality and elegance imbues every detail of every finish. An owner with uncommon grace and taste has invested to upgrade what was already brand new construction from a great builder, and created...

5280 Vanalden Ave 91356 SL16-03317

MLS® #c7865

If your idea of a dream home is a palace look no further, 5280 Vanalden is your destination. An exceptional John Scholtz designed Mediterranean estate that has been completed with detail similar to no other property. Perched atop a private driveway south...

18625 Wells Dr 91356 SL16-03725

REDUCED 7%

MLS® #16158916

This is the property that you'll regret not buying. Rarely does an opportunity to own one flat acre with a classic 1923 Spanish hacienda come along at this very reasonable market value. Enjoy California sunshine all year-round in the tile courtyard surround...

3703 Alomar Dr 91423 SL16-03613

MLS® #16157590

Lights, Camera, Action! Produce your epic masterpiece. Prime location in prestigious Longridge Estates. Set amongst the valley's most expensive real estate. Enjoy panoramic views sunrise to sunset on a quiet street amidst Santa Monica Mountains. Ample soil ...

14649 Lacota Place 91403 SL16-03279

MLS® #16123652

Nestled under mature trees on one of the best and most private streets in Sherman Oaks, this spacious 3-bedroom home with a rare, very large entertainer’s backyard, is the perfect refuge. The location is ideal – an infrequently traveled street that allows k...

3100 Oakshire Drive 90068 SL16-03520

MLS® #16154652

Prime opportunity to own a five-and-a-half acre private secluded canyon in the Hollywood Hills. The site abuts 17 acres of dedicated preserve, creating an expansive 22 acres to design your unique, architectural masterpiece. Close to the studios, Hollywood B...

My SOLD Listings

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30 Latimer Road 90402 SL13-00639

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MLS® #13681169

Private, serene, & incredibly special, 30 Latimer Road is a home where you can create your own California lifestyle, at the very end of the road in coveted Rustic Canyon. Perfectly set on over 3.2 acres (approximately 2 acres flat), this 1969 Kenneth L...

"the Forever Home" Is A Breathtaking One-story ...

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MLS® #16103262

"The Forever Home" is a breathtaking one-story private retreat in the highly coveted Amestoy Estates. Lush & mature landscaping surrounds massive 35,000 sq ft property creating a serene & secluded setting. Completely gated and private; this home is equipped...

3701 Longridge Ave 91423 SL16-03595

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MLS® #16152190

This spectacular Spanish estate has been stunningly restored and reimagined by noted Hollywood designer Charles Infante to offer contemporary elegance while preserving all the glamour of its storied past. Tucked behind double gates in the prestigious Lon...

Stunning Modern Architectural Home Located In T...

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MLS® #15900613

Stunning modern architectural home located in the most prime section of Outpost Estates on a quiet cul-de-sac with extraordinarily rare & spectacular views of the city, Runyon Canyon as well as the ocean. Incredible open floor plan designed for entertaining...

Experience The Ultimate In Privacy & Views! Up ...

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MLS® #14759219

Experience the ultimate in privacy & views! Up a long private drive lies this magnificent architectural gem on nearly 2 acres. You will marvel at the sense of tranquility & seclusion this luxurious retreat provides. Perched atop a private knoll, this stunni...

4630 Encino Avenue 91316 SL13-00927

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MLS® #c6972

Perched atop a private knoll behind double-gates, this stunning 10,000 sf Architectural masterpiece on almost 2 acres provides every luxury amenity you'd ever desire for a lifestyle richly deserved. Soaring 30 ft high ceilings, Infinity edge pool that enjoy...

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