Meet the Team
Sue Pantaleo, Owner/Broker
Sue is originally from Illinois where she spent over 30 successful years in the real estate business owning her own brokerage firm. She now spends the majority of her time on Paw Paw Lake with her wonderful husband Frank. She enjoys spending time with her family and helping clients find the perfect home. She is licensed in three states: Michigan, Illinois and Florida.
Rick Pantaleo, Agent
Rick, originally from Illinois, currently resides in Grand Rapids, MI. With a strong interest in the booming real estate market and several years of property management experience, Rick owns and manages multiple properties in Michigan. Rick enjoys golfing, boating, supporting DePaul Basketball and spending time at gorgeous Paw Paw Lake with family and friends.
Nick Scalise, Agent
Nick has been on Paw Paw Lake for over 30 years and his family has been a part of the area since the 1950’s. He majored in finance and real estate at the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University and has over 20 years’ experience in residential sales and construction. Put his expertise to use when you are buying, selling, or investing. His unparalleled work ethic and construction knowledge will ensure you feel secure in any real estate transaction. Nick is licensed in Michigan, Illinois and Indiana.
Tom Fry, Agent
Tom Fry originally from Coloma has been in business since 2017. Tom began working in the real estate industry after earning his Marketing degree from Western Michigan. Since then, he’s won many awards and accolades. He loves being a part of his clients’ lives and helping with marketing their home to gain the most exposure for the sale. Over the years Tom has built extensive relationships with Chicago Realtors and specializes in second homes and the vacation rental market. Tom lives with his wife Jamie and two dogs on Little Paw Paw Lake.
Jamie joined Tom and started her career in the midst of the pandemic. Jamie began her career as a health professional but found that real estate and property sales were alluring. She knew the importance of real estate ownership at a young age and purchased her first home at the age of 22. Jamie is all too familiar with everything this area has to offer, and has the expertise to find you exactly what you’re looking for.
Mary P. Phelan, Agent
Mary grew up in Illinois and lives in Michigan. She has been working as a real estate agent since 2013 and is licensed in Michigan, Indiana, and Illinois. Before real estate, she worked in sales and marketing. Mary enjoys family time, boating, jet skiing, and watching wildlife. A favorite hobby of hers is riding around Paw Paw Lake spotting turtles. Mary’s family has been enjoying beautiful Paw Paw Lake for over 35 years.
Joe grew up on the south side of Chicago and studied Stationary Engineering which years later has aided in his real estate career by knowing what issues to look for to best protect his clients and help make their real estate transactions stress free. Joe moved to Houston Texas in 2003 and acquired and ran a Re/Max franchise in the NW Houston area with his wife for 5 years. Joe and his family vacationed in Michigan for many years and fell in love with the area which led to buying a home in 2019 in the Paw Paw Lake area. He now spends roughly half of his time between Texas & Michigan. As a native Midwesterner, Joe has a connection with his clients from the Midwest and also appreciates the southern hospitality of his Texas clients and friends.
Wally West, Agent
Wally West is Windy Mitten Properties’ newest agent – receiving his license in July of 2023. WIth 30 years of successful public service experience in various capacities – Wally knows what it means to work for his clients. He enjoys helping people and being able to use his unique skill set in the real estate field. Being successful in public service, to Wally, means being “of Service” with the approach and dedication to “help” all people including: those he works for, works with and that work for him. Wally’s goal is to bring that passion and commitment to each and every client and transaction. Remember – Wally Works for You!