Mike Carling

Carrie Skidmore

Carrie Skidmore epitomizes integrity, energy, hard work, and passion in everything she does. Spending more than a decade in the entertainment industry as an accomplished marketing specialist Carrie's ability to tap into her creativity and strong negotiation skills will work to service you with all your future real estate transactions. Carrie has grown up in Toronto's East End communities she knows the neighbourhood inside-out and can help you select the best one for your family's needs. Carrie is passionate about educational and professional development, she attended Ryerson University earning a certificate in Project Management and furthering her studies in Strategic Marketing. Carrie is a hard worker and dedicated to always striving to be the best in her industry.

Melanie Casselman

Melanie has been selling real estate in Toronto since 2008. After investing in the Toronto market as a young mom in the corporate management world, it quickly became clear that real estate was the industry for her. Beginning as a sales representative in resale homes, then moving into online real estate management, and finally into pre-construction development sales, her skills have come full circle. Melanie's broad industry experience has allowed her to cultivate strong relationships, while providing her with a unique perspective on the market. Whether it be a first time investment in pre-construction, buying your dream home in a distinctive location, or downsizing to a pied-a-terre to enjoy all that the city has to offer, Melanie's skills ensure you are in very capable hands.

Kate Craig

A Seasoned professional, Kate Craig majored in housing and real estate management and completed a Bachelor of Commerce Honours at the University of Guelph. Her Spirited yet relaxed attitude, detailed oriented nature and passion for the business provides a trustworthy and rewarding experience for her clients. Kate has been actively selling real estate with DeClute for 13 lucky years, and is highly knowledgeable in all aspects of the business. She greatly looks forward to meeting all of your future real estate needs.

Rick DeClute

Growing up in a family of realtors provided Rick with a solid foundation from which to build his own business. Rick was educated in Vancouver and pursued a career in the field of social services, in particular working with at risk youth. This work provided him with an exceptional ability to understand and mediate the most challenging of negotiations. Upon returning to Toronto, Rick began selling real estate with his father Gerry and went on to found DeClute Real Estate with his sister Rochelle DeClute. Ranked as the single top selling real estate agent in the City of Toronto for 2015 Rick firmly believes that quality and experience will drive results.

Rochelle DeClute

Rochelle's brother Rick convinced Her to join the business a few years after he had begun his career. Rochelle had previously worked for her grandmother's real estate company during her youth and so she had an early start in the business. Surrounded by realtors all of her life Rochelle followed in her father Gerry DeClute's early footsteps and became a claims adjuster. She developed exceptional communication skills working with litigated settlements. Rochelle has completed her education to become a broker and together with her brother Rick they have built the brokerage. Rochelle loves the design, decor and staging aspect of real estate. Her passion is people and she loves working with clients and agents.

Patrick Devine

Patrick brought to DeClute a wealth of experience in client service and sales. He quickly became one of the top selling Realtors with DeClute and enjoys servicing many repeat and referral clients. His 20 years plus experience with the special event industry has given him an eye for detail and an appreciation of the importance of a perfect presentation. One of his many strengths is his skill in servicing his clients, his motto is certainly "my clients always come first". Always striving to be ethical, honest and working hard has given Patrick a well deserved reputation with his clients and colleagues as someone they can trust and count on to always have their best interest at the forefront of every real estate transaction.

Tyler DeClute

The most recent member of DeClute to enter the family profession, Tyler is the product of four generations of Real Estate upbringing. During his years in University Tyler worked for a large Beaches construction company where he gained valuable insight into home renovations and repairs. After graduating from York University with an Honours B.A, Tyler moved abroad where he spent almost a year traveling throughout Southeast Asia. From Southeast Asia, Tyler moved to Australia where he worked in a number of industries ranging from government corporations to large agricultural operations. With such a broad range of professional and cultural experience, Tyler has the skills and knowledge that allow him to provide exceptional service to any client. Tyler's number one goal is his clients' happiness and he will go to any length to achieve that goal.

Beth Downey

Patricia Doyle

Pat began her career in the real estate industry in 1981 and has experience in all elements from administration, management and sales. Pat's focus has been predominantly on sales and the majority of her business is a result of repeat clients and their referrals. A major benefit to her clients was the merging of her business with DeClute in 2003. Pat is committed to the same honesty and integrity that has always been associated with the DeClute name and while providing the best possible individual service she is able to draw on the value of team resources. This unique association is the result of over 30 years of a personal and business synergy that works! Pat is a second generation Beacher, currently living in the Bluffs with her husband and two children.

Odane Harding

Odane possesses a thriving passion and love for real estate. He attended the University of British Columbia through Seneca College, where he graduated from the Real Property Administration Program with Honours. Odane's avid interest in real estate is demonstrated through his interactive approach in building client relationships and his long withstanding membership as a Real Estate Investment Network member(REIN). He has an array of knowledge and experience in renovations and real estate investing. This translates into how hard he works to assist his clients with their real estate goals.

Laura Stephens

Growing up in the Beach, Laura has extensive knowledge of the east end of Toronto -- however her many years in customer service living in both Vancouver and Toronto provides an additional wealth of knowledge and top notch negotiation skills to her clients. From first time buyers, investment, condo and single family home clients - Laura offers experience, property insight and professionalism that's second to none. Her extensive renovation and staging experience is a huge value-add, and her ability to manage and advise on small to large home improvements is unique to the business. Buyers and sellers are in the best of hands with Laura, as she will guide them through the process in the smoothest way possible in today's hectic market.

Tanya Haughey

Tanya has over 15 years of corporate sales experience where she was able to master her negotiations skills and attention to detail. Tanya has such passion for this industry and understanding of the Market, you can feel confident that you are in good hands.

"The caliber of your negotiating skills is second to none. You demonstrated what Mary and I both flagged during our first interview. Your moxie. It took the sale price of our home Beyond our wildest expectations. You truly are a strong negotiator that knew when to hold back and when to steam roller forward. So glad you were on our side."

Evan and Mary Patterson

Building relationships, gaining your trust, getting you the best price, and finding a place you are proud to call home is what residential real estate is all about... and my commitment to you.

Adrienne Kassen

Adrienne is a second generation realtor and lifelong beach resident. After joining her family team, Team Kassen, as an administrator in 2005, she chose to follow in her family's footsteps and become a licensed realtor in 2007. Wanting to branch out and experience different areas of our great city, Adrienne joined a successful team uptown. Now, armed with over a decade of experience in real estate, Adrienne is very excited to be back in the Beach with the Declute team.  

Josh Korman

Josh began his real estate career in 2008 following many years of contracting, specializing in reno's and landscaping. He graduated from York University with an Honours B.A. Soon after his exposure to the world of real estate markets, Josh became a full time Realtor with a passion for the business that continues to expand. Involved and enthusiastic about sports, global issues, financial markets and charitable efforts, Josh truly loves what he does and this is indicative in his results and success. Now an active east-end community resident, Josh thrives on exercising professionalism, integrity and reliable client service. He utilizes his wide range of resources, market expertise and superior negotiating skills as a DeClute sales rep. 

Karen Kubis

Karen grew up in the business as her father was a successful Broker in Essex County for nearly 55 years. As well as valuable experience in all aspects of the market, she studied Environmental Studies at the University of Waterloo with a focus on Urban and Regional Planning. Karen is also a past member of the Appraisal Institute of Canada and worked as a full time Appraiser in Toronto for Banks,Trust Companies, Government Departments and Private Individuals. Karen's extensive sales experience in Metro Toronto and specifically the Beach and Bluffs make her a valuable asset to the DeClute team. 

Audrey Larter

While all the skills involved in a real estate transaction are pertinent to success, Audrey believes the first step is obtaining a clear understanding of a buyer or seller's goals, needs and wants, while providing clear and honest answers to their inquiries. Her areas of expertise cover a wide range of disciplines. She obtained a degree in Law from Carleton University and managed an international model and talent agency for eight years, which took her to more than 50 countries. Her background in sales and law honed her skills as a negotiator and advocate for her clients. Having lived in downtown Toronto and the Beach area, Audrey has gained extensive knowledge of the eastern GTA real estate market. Whether her clients are looking to lease, buy or sell, Audrey provides her clients with sound, well informed advice. 

Maggie Leesti


Kalle Ludig

"What home will make you happy?" The answer is different for everybody and is rarely just about square footage and list price. Selling real estate may be a transaction, but finding the right home for the right people isnt. I have spent over 25 years in the business world, working to find the human connection between the things we buy and the things we really care about. My focus on creating meaningful connections between people and properties is valuable to both home buyers and people looking to sell theirs. From the excitement of buying a property to the joy of making a home, I want to help you find the space that will be so more than a roof over your head. If you are planning to sell, I provide a marketing strategy to generate the largest pool of buyers and bring the best price for your home. All with honesty, integrity and the least amount of stress for you!

Emily Norris

Emily Norris launched her real estate career nine years ago, after leaving a successful job in magazine publishing. Her editorial and sales background at various award-winning Canadian interior magazines has provided an expansive knowledge of both residential and commercial interiors and all they entail - from renovation, design, technology and trends in the housing market. A third-generation Beach resident whose own homes have been featured in design magazines on a regular basis, real estate sales was a natural next step, and Emily has become a consistently top-selling agent in the fast paced Toronto market.

John den Ouden

John den Ouden began his real estate career over twenty five years ago. A Montreal native, he came to Toronto after completing a Computer Science degree at Concordia University spending 5 years in the IT world before turning to real estate. John has, along with his wife, Stephanie, renovated homes on various levels and has a solid understanding of building & construction. He has owned income properties and is familiar with acquiring these types of properties and the laws and financial implications of income property ownership. He has also owned a condominium, has experience as a condo board member and is familiar with the Toronto Condominium market.

Carley McIntosh

Over her several years working in an administrative capacity at DeClute, Carley developed a passion for the real estate business and has now made the transition into sales. Prior to her real estate career, Carley studied kinesiology at The University of Toronto where she graduated with an honours degree. She is an active member of the community, coaching a number of competitive youth volleyball teams and volunteering her time to walk dogs at The Toronto Humane Society. A lifelong Beacher, Carley's professionalism and years of experience in the field make her an ideal choice as a representative when making your next real estate transaction.