Rob KittleTeam Leader/Listing Partner
Rob began his real estate career in 1999. Since then, Rob’s dedicated clients have helped him grow into a Team of specialists with over 100 years of combined real estate experience! Rob and the Kittle Team have helped over 5,000 families buy and sell their homes,and The Wall Street Journal has ranked the Kittle Team the #1 real estate Team in Northern Colorado for the last four years! Rob is committed to exceeding his clients' expectations, while helping them get the best possible price when buying or selling a home!
Nathan WashamListing Partner
Nathan has been a licensed Realtor since 2007. He is originally from San Diego, CA and has an extensive back round in construction management prior to becoming a Realtor. He has spent the last 20 years either building or selling homes on a very large scale. As a devoted husband and father of 2 amazing kids, Nathan dedicates time volunteering, coaching and mentoring youth in the Northern Colorado area. Once becoming a Realtor in 2007, Nathan quickly set his sights on working with Kittle Real Estate and has been fortunate enough to work with Rob and the Kittle Team ever since. Nathan sells 80-100 homes per year, you will be hard pressed to find another Realtor with as much knowledge and experience as Nathan and the entire Kittle Team. When asked what separates him from other Realtors, Nathan replied "Real Estate is a show me industry, every transaction brings it's own unique set of issues and challenges. Each sale is an opportunity to learn and grow, I am so blessed to take all of that knowledge and apply it to current and future sales for all of my clients. There is no substitute for experience, it's not something a Realtor can fake." Nathan strives to provide a level service that is unparalleled in the industry. His goal is to provide an experience that allows his clients to refer family and friends to him without reservation. Real Estate is constantly changing, Nathan and the Kittle Team are perpetually evolving to ensure success for their clients in any type market.
Amy RushingListing Partner
While it is often said that 'Location, Location, Location' are the 3 most important things to consider when buying real estate, I would suggest that choosing the right Realtor® should top your list! Real estate is one of the best and likely biggest investments you will ever make, so I promise to make your priorities my priorities and to deliver unparalleled real estate service, from start to finish. As your agent, I will be your partner and point of contact: earnestly and endlessly committed to all the details until you seal the deal and beyond. I take pride in being an honest and authentic Realtor that always looks out for the interest of others before my own. I ask questions, listen attentively, and value communication as an important part in the home buying and selling process. Serving others has always been my passion. Whether you're in the market for your first home, a small ranchette, a farm or a full-scale training/breeding facility, I can locate the property to fit your needs. I am an active member and competitor of the American Quarter Horse Association and National Reining Horse Association. I was recently awarded the 2016 NRHA Rookie of the Year at the NAAC Finals, which required tremendous drive, discipline, tenacity and good-ole-fashioned hard work, which are the same skills I'll harness to champion your real estate needs. My husband is a NRHA Professional and we live on the property of his training operation. When I am not serving my clients, you will find me at horse shows riding my horses, rock climbing, volunteering at Hearts & Horses, hiking, skiing, running, or anything to get me outdoors.
Brad BaldwinOffice Manager
Brad is the Kittle Team Manager whose job it is to implement the Team’s business plan and vision for the future. His mission is to support and promote the company products, services, programs and personnel in order to fulfill the Kittle Team’s vision of delivering extraordinary service to every customer and furthering the Kittle Team culture. Brad is also responsible for managing and monitoring the Kittle Team’s online, print & mobile marketing. When he is away from the office, Brad enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife, son & two Labrador Retrievers. Brad was born in Florida and has lived in Colorado, Florida, Texas & New Jersey, however with his entire family being Colorado natives, Colorado is where he calls home.
Trey CarrollSystems Manager
Trey has lived in Fort Collins, CO for over twenty years, and is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma. A licensed real estate broker since 2002, with more than twenty-five years combined experience in management, Trey brings a wide range of professional and practical experience to the Kittle Team. Trey lives and plays in Fort Collins with his wife, son and dogs, and enjoys spending his spare time playing music, taking photographs and enjoying all of the outdoor pursuits the Colorado Rocky Mountains have to offer.
Lindsay GagnerTransaction Coordinator
Lindsay came to Fort Collins to attend CSU to study mathematics and statistics. She started working in real estate in 2003 and worked a number of different aspects of the business. Since joining Kittle Real Estate she has found a passion for working with Sellers and helping them to achieve the successful sale of their home. She strives to make the process as seamless and stress free as possible for the client from the start of the Contract to the completion of the sale and beyond. She is native to Colorado and enjoys taking advantage of the beautiful summers and chilly winters.
Shazia SayeedTransaction Coordinator
Before I entered the Real Estate world in 2016, I was a Teacher in Early Childhood Education for seven years. I chose a career in Real Estate because I am constantly admiring the bones of older homes as I drive through Fort Collins. When I’m not busy admiring Old Town bungalows, I’m practicing Yoga or reading on my patio.
Laura PfaadtListing Coordinator
Laura attended the University of Kentucky and has a bachelor’s in Business Management. She has worked in real estate since 2003. On the Kittle Team, she works to help Sellers get their homes on the market, and continues to be their point of contact until they go under contract. In her spare time, Laura enjoys traveling, cooking, and hiking our beautiful state of Colorado with her husband and St Bernard.
Amy BluntBuyer Specialist
I was born and raised in IL. A suburb 50 miles west of Chicago. I worked my way through college by waitressing at a resort type restaurant. I learned customer service at this job. Once I graduated college I worked many different jobs that were sales and customer service orientated. In 1996 I was offered a job for America West Airlines in their Cargo Sales Department which brought me to Scottsdale, AZ. I started as an analyst and worked my way up to a Planning Manager. I was able to continue my college education at the University of Phoenix in Business Management. I am married with 3 beautiful children that have grown up so quickly!! Once my third child was born; it was time for me to make a career change. I chose Real Estate! I finally found what I wanted to be when I grew up! I have a great passion for assisting people buying or selling homes. It is more than just a transaction to me. It's all about serving my clients/customers, and educating them about the real estate process. I love being with people and helping people. It goes back to my early days of working in the service industry!! I have been in Real Estate for 12 years, and I can't think of anything I would rather being doing! My husband had a great opportunity to go into business for himself; which brought us to Northern Colorado. I love Colorado!! What's not to love about this beautiful state? Even the winters are not bad (well compared to IL; the winters are a breeze!). I have my real estate licenses in CO and AZ! Some of my hobbies are: spending time with family and friends, horses and dogs, boating, kayaking, paddle boarding, scuba diving, dancing, knitting, reading, and traveling!! Thanks for taking the time to read a bit about me.
BJ CandellaBuyer Specialist
A native of Colorado, and graduate of Colorado State University, BJ consistently gets the same feedback from all his clients - "You are the most responsive Realtor I have ever worked with ". In this difficult market, your Realtor has to almost be obsessed with finding you a home in order get one under contract. BJ prides himself on being available 24/7 to his clients, and is always ready to move quickly when a house hits the market. In addition, he knows how to write winning offers, and is a Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE). For clients struggling to get approved by a lender, BJ also is the most experienced Rent-to Own agent in the state of Colorado.
Ryan MagnusBuyer Specialist
I was born and raised in the Midwest where I grew up playing many sports and continued playing hockey in college for Illinois State University. After achieving my Bachelors of Science in Marketing, I moved to Colorado realizing my love for the mountains in 2010. Even before attaining my real estate license, I had success in the industry in my first 6 years in Colorado. I bought and sold a condo in Fort Collins and bought a house in Loveland where I live with my wife. During my success in real estate, I was employed as a manager in a retail environment where I managed over 25 employees and continued to achieve all company goals. My primary goal is to help you find the property you are looking for. Whether you are looking for your first home, investment property or land in the mountains, I will work with your schedule to find your best option. My focus and customer service will give you the world class experience that will give you the confidence and satisfaction that your home search will be a complete success. When I am not with a client, you can find me in the mountains snowboarding or hiking, playing hockey or working on my house or landscaping with my wife. The biggest compliment I can receive is a referral! Please pass my name on to any who are interested in purchasing and selling real estate!
Ellie MartinezBuyer Specialist
Northern Colorado has always had a special place in my heart. I grew up in an Air Force family, stationed in Charleston, SC. My parents are originally from Cheyenne and all the family lives in Colorado and Wyoming so we would frequently fill up the minivan and drive the day-long trip out West. I was always in awe of the Rockies and when I graduated with a Sociology and Spanish degree from Clemson University, it was a no brainer to come to Fort Collins. My love for this special place and my dedication to being a market expert in the real estate industry makes me the perfect gal to help you in your journey of finding your next home. It’s an honor to help my clients in making one of their biggest decisions, and I promise diligence, hard work, and to make it the smoothest process possible! También se habla español!
Lisa MeyerBuyer Specialist
Lisa was raised in Anchorage, Alaska then moved to Honolulu, Hawaii where she attended the University of Hawaii for two years. She then transferred to Colorado State University in Fort Collins, where she graduated with a B.S. in Housing and Interior Environment. Lisa has lived in Colorado for over 20 years and enjoys spending time with her family in the Colorado Rockies camping, hiking and skiing. She has been licensed in Real Estate since 2004. As a dedicated Realtor, she is committed to exceptional customer service to make your home purchase smooth and worry free. She is driven with a goal to give you the best service, honest answers and customer loyalty.
Bethany MilanBuyer Specialist
With firsthand experience buying and selling a variety of properties, Bethany’s knowledge of the industry spreads vast and wide. Having grown up on a cattle ranch in Larkspur Colorado, she learned early on that hard work often spotlights the character of a person -some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses and some don’t turn up at all. Coming from a background in customer service Bethany promises to turn up her sleeves, work hard and be available every step of the way while assisting you in finding your next home. Loyal, approachable and confident, this is how Bethany’s clients describe her and she continues to be just that as she taps into the world of Real Estate as a Buyer’s Agent. When not assisting clients, you can often find Bethany cheering on one of her favorite sports athletes she is lucky enough to call her 3 daughters. Bethany resides outside of Berthoud with her husband Paul and an ever-growing herd of critters.
Richard Payne Jr.Buyer Specialist
Richard was born in Long Island, New York and relocated to Fort Collins in 1977 with his family. He obtained his real estate license in 1997 making him a third-generation Realtor®. Richard’s familiarity of Northern Colorado, his vast knowledge of real estate and his passion for assisting buyers, sellers and investors achieve their goals has contributed to his longevity in an ever-changing real estate market. Richard’s real estate accomplishments include: • Successfully closed over 750 transactions during his 20+ year career. • Successfully closed over 300 transactions with first-time home buyers. Assisted a majority of the first-time home buyers with obtaining government down payment assistance (zero-down) home loans. • Assisted investors with building extensive real estate portfolios. • Worked directly with Banks/Asset management companies liquidating and selling bank foreclosed inventory. • Specialized in selling HUD/REO foreclosed properties. • Bought and sold approximately 50 properties for fix-and-flip. • Built a real estate rental portfolio.
Richard Payne Sr.Buyer Specialist
I received my Real Estate license in 1972 and have been involved in project development in both residential and commercial areas, new home sales, marketing and management, property management, REO sales and short sales for major banks such as Bank of America, Chase and HUD. I have also helped hundreds of buyers take that first step to home ownership and I have continued to help them move up into newer and larger homes as their lives and family needs have changed. Another area that I enjoy in Real Estate is helping people get involved in investing and buying and holding rental properties and fixing and flipping properties. I have a strong commitment to help people improve their quality of life and their financial health through Real Estate. My mission is to create a win/win situation where the transaction works for all those involved calling upon a determination to make it work no matter what it takes. Real Estate is my passion. Besides that, I am involved with several animal rescue organizations. I love to travel, especially to Kauai and I am an automobile enthusiast.
Mary PollBuyer Specialist
Mary is a Colorado native, born in Colorado Springs, CO. She moved to northern Colorado in 1982. She grew up in Mead and graduated from Skyline high school in Longmont. She earned a B.S. degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Colorado State University. While attending college, she worked part-time at a specialty chemical company that is respected worldwide for its research, development and manufacturing of high-performance organometallics. Upon graduation she joined the company on a full-time basis. Over the course of the next 18 years, she held progressively responsible and key management positions in Finance, Human Resources and served on the Corporate Board of Directors. Mary’s interest in real estate peaked soon after she purchased her first home. She began investing and building a real estate portfolio in the early 2000s which added to her understanding of the real estate process. It was through her personal experiences that she developed a passion and desire to help others in their real estate endeavors. Her knowledge of the local market, professionalism, work ethic, pleasant nature and engaging personality make her the right choice for your real estate needs. Her commitment as your Realtor® of choice is to provide you the highest level of service you deserve throughout every phase of the real estate transaction. Certifications: Ninja Selling, Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS), Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE), Certified Military Residential Specialist (CMRS) and Certified Real Estate Divorce Specialist (CREDS).
Steve PrattBuyer Specialist
Steve began his real estate career in 1992 in Boulder County after graduating from University of Colorado with a degree in finance and real estate. He has been full time in the industry ever since. Steve has seen the growth of the Front Range over the past 25 years and has been involved in over 1500 transactions. Recently, Steve spent 5 years representing new construction for a national home builder and brings that expertise back into the brokerage sector he loves. Whether it is your first home, new construction, investment property, or a vacation home, you will benefit from Steve's knowledge of the area, market and the real estate transaction process.
Kamara ShanksBuyer Specialist
I am a born and raised Northern Coloradan. I grew up in Greeley, graduated from Loveland High School and I have lived most of my adult life in Fort Collins. I am a mother of four, with two sons that have graduated from Fossil Ridge High School and two daughters that attend Coyote Ridge Elementary. As you can probably gather, my family is well rooted in the area. I have always been attracted to home design and real estate, but due to family choices I did not begin my career in the local real estate market until recently. I have 15 years of experience as an Executive Assistant in which I supported upper management in a corporate environment. I also have vast experience in facilitating contracts, working with clients and vendors, and an extensive background in accounting. All of these skills have made me the organized, detail orientated Real Estate Broker I am today. As a real estate professional, my approach is client-centered, and you are my focus. You, as my client, are the reason I have the opportunity to do what I love, which is changing lives for the better. Discretion, Disclosure, Integrity and Diligence are the expected rights of my clients. I understand that you have a choice in who represents you, and when you make that choice with me, no detail will be overlooked. My market niche is residential homes of all sizes and at all price points. I have referral contacts for commercial brokers, mortgage teams, title companies and property managers that facilitate my successful closings, and I provide uncompromising turn-key services as a standard practice for all of my clients.
Kathi DotyInside Sales Agent
Kathi’s primary focus is to gather valuable information from buyers, agents and our websites. Following up with all internet inquiries, answering questions and assisting with search site set up to optimize customer service for both buyers and sellers.