The Kruse Nussbaum Team

  • Steven: 303-319-3333
  • Jim: 303-885-0073
  • Sandy: 303-717-8886
  • Staci: 303-810-0768

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4949 South Niagara Street #400, Denver, CO 80237

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Steven Kruse is a valued Broker Associate with Kentwood Real Estate and All Denver Real Estate. He knows residential communities from Golden to Reunion like the back of his hand but he has worked in most communities in the northern section of the Denver metro area and suburbs.

Steven has been entrenched in real estate all of his life.  Growing up as the son of a custom home builder, he witnessed in his father hard-work exemplified.  Due to that background, Steven truly understands the evolution of a home, all the way from acquiring the land to the passing of the home to its new owners. He has used those skills to help new home buyers evaluate and purchase brand new homes from builders. Most recently, the sold the new homes at Solterra for Infinity Home Collection.

Steven loves helping Denver relocation buyers find the right neighborhoods for them.

Jim Nussbaum was born and raised in Appleton, Wisconsin, receiving his B.A in English from St. John's University, Minnesota (with honors) and his Masters Degree in Business Administration/Marketing from the University of Wisconsin.

In March, 1981, Jim formed a new real estate company, The Kentwood Company, along with four other ex-Van Schaack sales people. In 1988, The Kentwood Company sold 50% of its stock to Mr. Bill Moore, President of Moore & Company. The new company, known as The Kentwood Moore Company, combined the strengths of two extremely successful firms to meet the needs of the changing real estate market in the 1990's.

In his 30+ year residential sales career, Jim has participated in over 2450 closings with a sales volume in excess of $775 million. His designations include GRI, CRS, SRES, CIPS and CDPE. He has received several real estate awards from the Denver Sales and Marketing Executives Club and has been listed in Who's Who in America. He resides in Greenwood Village, Colorado, with his wife, Mary Jean.

As a Real Estate Industry expert since 2002, Sandy has learned to masterfully navigate through the ever-changing Denver Market. Her longevity in the industry has empowered her with the knowledge of every intricacy of Real Estate from resales to short sales as well as luxury, first-time home buyers and new construction.

As a Colorado native, she has a vast perspective of Denver and the surrounding areas with an emphasis on the South Corridor.

She earned a degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a double emphasis in finance and marketing. She is also a member of the South Metro Denver Realtor Association as well as current member and previous board member of the Asian Real Estate Association of America.

Sandy is married to fellow Realtor, Steven Kruse and is a mother to two boys, Lucas and Colton. She enjoys spending her down-time traveling with her family, watching her kids’ sports, and enjoying the outdoors.

As a Colorado native, Staci believes that whether you are single or raising a family, Colorado is the best place to live and build your life.  Staci grew up in Green Mountain and then attended Colorado State University where she met and married fellow CSU Ram,  Mike Burns (also a Colorado Native).  Staci and Mike have 2 beautiful daughters, and 3 incredibly loving retrievers (1 Golden, and 2 English Cream).  Staci and her husband enjoy golfing together, watching the girls play soccer, learning  to ride horses, and spending as much time traveling together as possible. 

Staci has been in the real estate industry since 2001.  She had held various positions in title insurance, from closings to sales. She was part of the development of SharperAgent, an internet-based real estate marketing and customer-relationship-management platform, where she advanced to working nationally within  both the real estate and mortgage industries.  Staci’s unique background of business planning, marketing, title and real estate gives her a distinct advantage in helping her clients.

Staci has joined the Kruse-Nussbaum team, adding her positive energy and determination to the team members’ 90 years of real estate experience, impeccable knowledge, organization and pure client entertainment, making  this dynamic real estate team a force to be reckoned with. 

Staci’s passion for real estate, her high energy, industry knowledge and uncontainable desire to truly “help people” is what drives Staci’s clients back to work with her time and time again.

Let Staci’s fun-loving spirit help you truly enjoy the experience and assist you in all of your real estate needs.




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