Kim has lived in Fremont County for 12 years now and has become very knowledgeable on the unique area. She first got into real estate by working as the office manager for Dale Gagas several years ago. Not long after, Kim finished real estate school and received her license with outstanding test scores. She has gained knowledge in marketing by attending special training and is also very savvy with social media. Kim is an experienced property manager as well. She is skilled in record and book keeping. She is very professional with tenants but also always has the property owner's best interest in mind. Kim is an accomplished expert in all of your real estate needs.
Growing up on a Wisconsin farm, Dale has always had a passion for the rural lifestyle. His family continues to operate a successful irrigated row crop farm and has experience with dairy farms, orchards, and cattle operations. To this day, Dale has always lived on a property with acreage.
Dale married the Colorado lifestyle, moving to the Colorado Springs area with his Colorado native wife, Trudy, in 1998. Dale and his family spend most of their vacations skiing, golfing, hiking, camping, riding horses, fishing, or riding motorcycles in the beautiful Rocky Mountains. In his free time, Dale enjoys being involved in the community with the Florence Elks Lodge, where Dale has served as an officer for the past five years.
One of Dale’s biggest passions is investing in real estate—residential, land and commercial. He has actively sold and invested in property throughout Southern Colorado including Canon City, Penrose, Florence, Pueblo, Fort Carson, and Fountain. Dale is a member of the Royal Gorge Association of Realtors and has enjoyed helping people buy and sell real estate for the past ten years.
Karyn Montanez is the newest Broker to join our Colorado Lifestyle Property team. Karyn’s family
originally came to Colorado in the early 1800’s where they built a Homestead in Ramah; she still has
family just a few miles from the original plot! As a Colorado native with strong ties to the rural
community, she is passionate about getting families into homes and properties that support their vision.
Whether you are in the market for a large ranch or a townhome Karyn’s main goal is to make the home
search as smooth as possible. You can rest assured that if Karyn is helping you search for the perfect
home or listing your current property she will be sure your needs are met while getting the best service
Karyn spends her down time working cattle with her husband, riding horses and helping her son, Jakob,
with his 4-H goat projects. You may see her delivering a pie for the annual Apple Day pie contest in
Penrose or volunteering at a local 4-H event. Karyn takes great pride in serving the community where
she lives and works.