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Our team is made up of highly skilled and educated professionals who are dedicated to making your experience run as smoothly as possible.

We look forward to sharing your real estate experience with you!



Dan Walstra epitomizes integrity, professionalism, honesty and hard work into every detail of your real estate transaction.  Dan began his career as a 3rd generation farmer in the 1990s and realized that he had a passion for helping others find ground to farm and a place to put down roots.  He, along with his wife Laura, a 3rd generation Realtor, opened their firm in 2004 and have since built a successful career in real estate.  He has worked every aspect of the industry representing sellers, buyers, investors, builders, & banks in both the residential and commercial markets.

Dan is a family man with a devotion to God, his wife, two children, and his Chocolate Lab. In his free time, you’ll find him in a tree or in a blind hunting or out on the farm in his tractor. 

If you are looking for an Agent with experience, passion for his field, and over 20 years of experience in all aspects of real estate then look no further because you’ve found him!  Dan is your man.  Call him today to get started.


Direct: (219) 689-0459



Laura was born and raised in the real estate field. When Dan and Laura were married in 2001 they continued the legacy by servicing the real estate needs of Jasper & Newton counties. Laura then went home in 2006 to raise their two children and worked remotely. With a lifetime of real estate knowledge and passion for the field, she is excited to be back in the office to help with all aspects of your real estate process. It is imperative to make sure the office is running at its highest potential and client satisfaction is of the utmost importance from start to finish. If you need assistance with anything or have a complaint or compliment, please email me. I will work hand and hand with our staff to ensure your experience with our office is one you will be telling your friends and family about for years to come. If you have worked with us in the past and loved our service, please recommend us to someone you know. That is the best gift you could ever give us! Are you interested in a career in Real Estate? If so, shoot me an email or give us a call to see if you’re a fit for our team! Have a Blessed day!


Office: (219) 987-7355



Karsen does not list or sell real estate, but she takes great pride in assisting you in other areas. She is the first face you will see in our office, and as one of our clients, you will be in contact with her often. Don't be afraid to stop by and introduce yourself as it helps to put a face with a name, and she would love to meet you! Karsen's goal is to make each of your visits a pleasurable one and to work with you in making your experience with Countryside Realty flow as smoothly as possible. Karsen assists each of our agents in their sales, and as a result, is familiar with you before you've even met her. Karsen has been a DeMotte resident her whole life, and is devoted to her faith in God, her loved ones, and you!


Office: (219) 987-7355



As a full-service real estate broker, I pride myself on being an honest, hardworking agent. I love what I do and it shows! Professionalism and clear communication are important to me - in all circumstances - and I strongly believe that they are the key to any successful transaction. I have a BS in Marketing from Purdue University and my education is incredibly beneficial to my real estate career. I have lived in DeMotte since 1998 and I am a lifelong resident of Northwest Indiana. I specialize in all 7 counties of Northwest Indiana - Lake, Porter, LaPorte, Newton, Jasper, Starke, and Pulaski - but I am able to assist any client in their specific Indiana market. Whether you are considering buying a property or selling - or both - I will be with you at every stage of your transaction, offering advice, support, and industry knowledge, from start to the closing table and beyond. Call, text, or email me today - I look forward to working for you!


Direct: (219) 730-2399



I am a full-time Realtor with 20 years of experience, wife to my husband Mark, and mother to Emma and Eva. I have lived in the DeMotte area all of my life and am very familiar with the surrounding areas as well. I work with buyers and sellers anywhere in Jasper, Newton, Porter, Lake, Starke, Pulaski and White counties in NW Indiana. My business has been built on honesty and integrity. I enjoy working in the Real Estate business and  I will go the extra mile to meet your needs. Whether you're buying or selling your next home please give me a call to help you navigate through your real estate needs.  


Direct: (219) 863-6510



I am a lifelong resident of Newton County, and currently reside in Lake Village with my husband and our 3 children. I am dedicated to providing excellent service to all of my clients, and would love to help you with all of your home buying and selling needs! I love to serve my community and the people in it.

When I'm not making your home ownership dreams come true, I enjoy spending time with my family and watching my kids play baseball, softball, basketball, and volleyball. 

If you want an agent that will go the extra mile for you, call me today!


Direct: (219) 746-2039



As a full service real estate agent and life long northwest Indiana resident, I would love to help you with all of your real estate needs. I am hardworking, honest, and dedicated to helping you find your new home or selling your current home. I have spent the last 4 years working with new construction and am looking forward to a new chapter in my career. Whether you are looking for an existing home, looking to build your dream home, or selling your current home, I can't wait to start this journey with you. My favorite parts of the job is really listening to the client to find out what works best for them, answering any questions that may come up with along the way, and finding the perfect fit for them. I will be here from the start of the process to long past the closing date. Call, text , or email me at any time. I can't wait to meet you!


Direct: (219) 306-2598

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