VoigtJohnson Real Estate Brokerage is an agent and client inspired group with a purposeful intention of providing more knowledge, more exposure, and more sales. A collaborative effort to make your buying and selling experience the very best, our agents are experienced, committed, passionate professionals, working together for results you want. Our approach is unique and collaborative – matching clients with the talent they deserve. This collective approach maximizes the client agent experience- again making for life long relationships.
“A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.”
Heidi is a lifetime resident of Central MN. Her work ethic was refined at an early age by her parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles. Heidi along with her husband, Eric, have raised four children who are also journeying their way through the world with the core values of kindness, respect, and hard work. When people say Heidi is a busy gal, her response is that she says “YES” more.
Real Estate is a personal business. It requires engagement, trust, commitment and respect. Providing real estate expertise was a natural career move for Heidi in 2009 after working with a local builder for numerous years.Nearly every work and volunteer experience Heidi has had enhances her ability to relate to people on a level that is personal and professional. In Heidi’s business, relationships with clients and fellow agents will forever hold more value than a paycheck. This is how Heidi creates ongoing friendships.
“Stop selling… and start helping!”
Brandon and his wife, Laurie, believe in raising their daughters, Emma and Lindsey, with the enthusiasm of the entrepreneurial spirit. Inspired by this, Brandon understands the importance of combining a small business with giving back and contributing to our community. A graduate from The University of St. Thomas, Brandon spent some time working for a major Minnesota corporation prior to becoming a REALTOR.
His interest in investment properties as he emerged from college engaged him in the idea of transitioning into Real Estate. This move was made in 2004 and has been an incredible adventure. In addition to ongoing education, Brandon has also been an accredited instructor through the State of Minnesota and has served on the local board for St. Cloud Association of Realtors. Brandon likes to be involved and volunteers with Junior Achievement, Le Sauk Lions and attends Celebration Lutheran Church. Providing real estate services with a purpose is what drives Brandon!
“Immerse yourself in a life that moves you, because what your surround yourself with is what becomes your life.”
Tara is a graduate of St. Cloud State University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing. Upon graduating in 2004 she began a career in Real Estate. A resume of experience that has engaged every facet of real estate function, Tara is truly an expert. As the Administrator of our organization she oversees all transactions from listing to sold. A unique perspective, Tara offers exceptional service to both our customers and to VoigtJohnson Realtors. A clear communicator with a calm disposition, she is the heart of our business!
Tara and her husband, Andy live in Gilman with their three adorable daughters Ali, Molly & Summer. As a family they enjoy spending time together- camping, gardening, and being outside. In the past several years, Tara and Andy have tackled numerous household remodeling projects and have invested into rental property. As a most valued person in our group- we love the passion she has for all things real estate in and outside of the work day.
“The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.”
Craig brings to VoigtJohnson over 25 years of real estate and construction experience. He specializes in real estate sales including existing homes, new construction, land, investment properties & buyer representation along with commercial sales & leasing.
Craig’s strong work ethic and integrity working together with his full-time, licensed Assistant, Brenda Lahr, combine to give you quality representation. He is a life long resident of Central MN with excellent knowledge of the many different neighborhoods & communities. Away from work, Craig spends time with his family enjoying their many outdoor activities including fishing, golfing, hunting, spending time at the lake & projects around their hobby farm. Craig looks forward to working together to reach your real estate goals.
“Your smile is your logo, your personality is your business card, how you leave others feeling after an experience with you becomes your trademark.“
Core values are cultivated and derived from small towns in Central MN. Tina grew up in a small town and is happily instilling those same values into her family and work life. Happily married with two children, Kurt and Tina enjoy the outdoors in all seasons. When at home in Cold Spring, you will find her family relaxing by a bonfire as many of us do. Tina and her husband are entrepreneurs, and they drive each other to work hard and in turn give back to the community where they live.
A background in Credit and Financed was a great launching point for Tina to develop her Real Estate career. Enabling buyers and sellers to have a strong understanding of their financial options and opportunity sets Tina apart. She opens doors and minds to the American Dream. Always at the forefront, advocating for her clients is Tina’s top priority. This equates to great results. A diversified menu of services, Tina works with entry level homes, new construction, relocation, and transitional moves for buyers and sellers. When asked, Tina will tell you that her favorite is lakeshore, as she loves where she lives and is thrilled when others can share that joy.
“Let what you LOVE be what you DO!”
Growing up in Central MN has Emily deeply rooted in our community. Currently a resident of St. Joseph she finds enjoyment in spending time with family and friends. When Emily is not selling real estate, she enjoys the local lakes, horseback riding, SCSU Hockey and checking out new restaurants and brew pubs. Emily shares her home with her husband Dylan and their Golden Doodle Gracie.
Real Estate is a passion for Emily, she is a full time real estate agent and has been serving people for three years now. Working together with clients and assisting people in locating “the house” is a satisfying feeling. Being instrumental in her clients achieving their real estate goals is important to Emily, it is what helps her build on going relationships and how most of Emily’s business is referred by satisfied clients. The opportunity to give back to those who serve our community everyday is a big part of her business. Whether buying or selling, Emily is there to help you accomplish your goals!
“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
Christina was born and raised in Sauk Rapids. Her parents owned a small business in Central Minnesota and she contributes her entrepreneurial spirit to spending countless hours working alongside them. Those hours spent inside customer’s homes are what sparked her interest in customer service. A career in real estate was the perfect way to pair her customer service and marketing skills with a love for houses and helping people. Christina currently resides in St Joseph with her two beloved fur-babies, Ben the black lab and Vida the chi-weenie.
Christina offers a well-rounded grasp of real estate knowledge with experience in new construction, land & lot sales, and property management & rental properties. She brings a unique savvy to the support team with training at one of Minnesota’s best art schools. Christina enjoys using her talents to help clients turn their dreams into reality, whether it is your next home or investment property, she is here to help!
“To give real service you must add something that can not be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity.”
Renee has lived in Central Minnesota since 1983. Along with her husband of 34 years, she has four children and two grandchildren. While away from the work place, she enjoys spending time with family & friends, reading and watching her childrens sporting events.
As the daughter of a builder and wife of a property manager, she has been exposed to housing most of her life. Having built and designed 6 personal homes, she has acquired knowledge and skill sets that have proven beneficial to her clients, both Buyers and Sellers.
Focused on serving her clients interests first, Ren’ee has developed a successful track record. With a commitment to excellence, she enjoys assisting a variety of individual clients with entry-level homes to move-up, along with executive home buying and selling. She also has expertise in listing and selling residential sites for area developers.
Renee embodies integrity, transparency, energy, hard work and dedication in all service aspects of real estate transactions. Grateful for having the opportunity to raise a family in Central Minnesota, she makes sure new residents are welcomed to this exceptional region.
As a 2002 graduate from State University with A Bachelors degree in Real Estate, Jaime brings a unique and well rounded perspective into the real estate industry. Jaime has also worked side by side with some of the areas top REO agents giving her first hand experience with bank owned/foreclosure properties. In addition she has completed over 500 property valuations and market reports for prospective buyers and seller, as well as corporate clients. With this knowledge and experience she is able to recommend proper pricing for sellers and insure value for buyers in all of their real estate transactions.
Jaime was born and raised in the St.Cloud area and continues to reside there with her fiancé, Pat and there 2 sons, Anthony and Logan. Raising their sons with the foundation that dedication, kindness and generosity are an essential part of both personal and professional relationships, Jaime also strives to apply these values to each and every client interaction. She prides herself in treating every client on a personal level and is always willing to go the extra mile to ensure their real estate experience is not only successful but enjoyable.
Dean is excited to be a part of the Voigt Johnson Team and have the opportunity to be affiliated with the Homes for Heroes program. Dean brings a desire to serve the real estate needs of his fellow educators, along with others who serve or have served our community or country.
As an accomplished educator with more than 20 years of experience, Dean is now using his skills to guide customers along the way to finding the perfect home. Dean is energized by serving others and listening to his client’s real estate needs. Dean is a graduate of Bethel University and St. Mary’s University. He has a Master’s Degree in Education and a Post Graduate Degree in Educational Administration. Dean was also the recipient of the Leaders in Educational Excellence Award (LEEA). Dean knows the St. Cloud area well. He has lived in Sartell for the past 19 years. Dean and his wife, Lana have two children, Lauren and Dylan. They love the many great opportunities available in the Sartell schools and community. They also attend The Waters Church in Sartell.
“Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be.”
Brenda has worked as a real estate assistant since 1990. She took a few years off in real estate to work in other positions, but her heart remained in real estate. Brenda absolutely loves what she does as a licensed real estate assistant and enjoys all facets of the business. She is motivated to give clients the best service possible with a smile!
Brenda and her husband, Brian, live in St. Cloud and have 2 daughters and 6 grandchildren. They enjoy spending time with their families, traveling, riding their Harley, snowmobiling, boating, and hanging out at their cabin in northern Minnesota.
“The world is full of good people. If you can’t find one, then be one!”
Amy is a life long resident of St. Joseph and the Collegeville area, where she shares a home with her husband, children, and their dog. Amy’s Real Estate experience extends to investment property management, home rehabilitation, and new construction. This makes her an excellent match for buyers or sellers who desire experience and knowledge. Her passion for service is rooted from growing up working in a multi-generational small business. Working hard, strong family values, and kindness are core beliefs that drive Amy. In her free time, she enjoys playing with her kids, gardening, volunteering, hunting, fishing, and just being outside. Amy continues to work as a surgery recovery room nurse. Client inspired, Amy is committed to her clients, providing them tools and information to help them make well informed, knowledgeable decisions in buying or selling. She is also proud to participate and provide savings through the Homes for Heroes program. Contact Amy, she would be thrilled to help you find your next home.
Ken has lived in central Minnesota since 1989. Along with his wife of 22 years, Ken has three children. Ken has over twenty-eight years of industry experience which includes real estate, land development and energy. His career includes over 20 years working for a leading home builder and neighborhood developer in the St. Cloud area.
Ken’s career has traveled full circle. Along with his real estate business, Ken is a middle school math teacher, basketball coach and track and field coach. Ken enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, running and doing projects at their lake home. Ken is looking forward to working with you in helping with all of your real estate needs.
Ann’s core values are built on taking care of people. Whether that consists of shaking hands and sitting down with customers to hear their stories or taking care of a staff member, Ann’s beliefs are built around listening to people and making personal connections. Ann has been in customer service for more than 20 years.
Being a consistent and honest operator has been a pillar component of Ann’s success. Those principles guide her ability to build trusting relationships that last. Ann and her husband Shawn own a local business in St. Joseph, MN. The LaPlayette Bar has been a staple in this thriving community for over 60 years where Ann and Shawn continue to carry on the legacy of this iconic establishment. Ann’s aspirations with the LaPlayette are to continue honoring those relationships and carry on the stories that have remained true to the business for so many years.
“Seek the best for others first.. and find the best in yourself”
Matt Velline gained his real estate license in the summer of 2015. Matt brings 15 years of real estate industry knowledge and experience to VoigtJohnson. Matt’s finance expertise as a mortgage lender with Wells Fargo and brokerages in Minnesota brings tremendous added value to his clients as a Realtor.This knowledge enables Matt to fully serve his clients’ needs.
Whether working with a buyer or a seller, Matt has the experience needed to represent his clients in a confident and professional manner. Matt services a broad area but has strong St. Cloud roots. In addition to being an excellent agent, Matt is an accomplished musician and entertainer. VoigtJohnson loves the diversity of our backgrounds, and Matt is a demonstration of another “Man of Many Talents.”