Mark VanHouten is a Nebraska native with a background rich in outdoor recreation, agriculture & residential property sales. Prior to doing real estate, he obtained a degree in Agribusiness Management from the University of Nebraska at Kearney and spent nearly 15 years with Cabela’s in various management positions. Working for Cabela’s instilled in him the simple principle to always put your client first!

When working with Mark, you can expect a hard-working, trustworthy and dedicated Broker who will help you navigate the property selling/buying process with confidence. Mark is realistic and can assess a property to find its hidden potential, giving his clients peace of mind when it’s decision time. His background in multiple industries as well as his experience as a self-driven outdoorsman, has created an expansive network and lends itself well to getting your property sold!

Mark, his wife DeAnn, his two sons, and their chocolate lab, enjoy hunting, fishing & camping every opportunity they get. This proud father also loves coaching youth baseball and teaching kids about the outdoors in his spare time.

Mark currently holds a Kansas and Nebraska Broker’s real estate license, is a member of the National Association of Realtors®, Kansas Association of Realtors®, Heartland MLS, MyState MLS, and holds an e-PRO® designation. Having the love and respect for the outdoors, he is also a supporter of Pheasants Forever, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Ducks Unlimited and the Quality Deer Management Association.

Reach out to Mark for sound advice and dedicated service when you’re ready to buy or sell your next property!



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