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Meet The Team

Featured Agents

Amanda Cooper

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
219-776-2008
amanda@janacaudillteam.com

Amanda’s fresh perspective on the real estate market is inspired by an unmatched level of innovation and modern efficiency, tailored to each unique transaction. She is mentored and guided by some of the most experienced professionals in our market, allowing her to combine her contemporary approach with the tried-and-true philosophy of traditional real estate. As a busy mom, she relates to the demands of raising a family and is sensitive to those needs and obligations. She’s also gained an excellent eye for design and has experience with the finest contractors in our new construction market. Amanda impresses her clients by quickly and effortlessly guiding transactions and building relationships that extend long past closing. Working alongside Amanda as you list or buy a home ensures a smooth process, backed by experience with both established and innovative real estate practice.

Annee Salamah

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
219-613-2160
annee@janacaudillteam.com

Annee Salamah is excited to bring her small town values and work ethic to the real estate industry. Growing up in Wheatfield, IN she learned early on to work hard, care for others and bring passion to everything you do. Having previously worked as a Dental Hygienist for 12 years, happy smiles are her jam and she is looking forward to the opportunity of creating just as many smiles as a real estate professional. Outside of real estate, she loves spending time with her husband and two beautiful children. They enjoy being outdoors with family and friends whether they are camping, spending time around a fire or relaxing around a pool.

Branka Vukotic

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
219-201-7043
branka@janacaudillteam.com

Branka Vukotic is a Northwest native, growing up in Munster, Indiana. Having graduated from Indiana University Northwest with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, she’s spent many years in the Human Resources industry. Bilingual in English and Serbian, a ‘people helper’ and ‘solution finder’, and excited to use her experience in the business world to excel in the real estate industry. Friends would describe her as friendly and kind and aside from her passion for finding her clients the perfect home, she and her family love finding new recipes and exploring one of the many bike trails Northwest Indiana has to offer.

Carrie Nichols

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
219-775-3985
carrie@janacaudillteam.com

Carrie is a committed full-time agent with over 25 years of customer service and leadership skills to bring to the table. Building strong business relationships is the key to her success. Her friendly, kind demeanor will bring comfort to your transaction. This kindess balanced with strong negotiating skills, dedicated work ethic, and extensive market insight will get results you need in your real estate transaction. Born and raised in Northwest Indiana, Carrie comes from a farm family background with strong ties to the community. Hard work is in her blood, and doing things the right way is a family motto. Carrie finds joy in her summer days by wandering the fields of her and her husband’s sunflower farm. To Carrie, family is everything! Raising her 3 children and seeing them grow into accomplished adults, enjoying her 4 grandchildren and all the joy they bring are very important to her. Learn something new every day, find joy in everything, always be kind, know what you want, and go for it. These are just a few of the principles that Carrie lives by.

Chandra Pallikan

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
chandra@janacaudillteam.com

With over 20 years of real estate industry experience, Chandra Pallikan is an invaluable member of The Jana Caudill Team. Knowledgeable, professional and personal, she takes a very thoughtful and deliberate approach with each client she has the honor of serving. Her passion for people & personal development allows her to excel as both our team’s Sales Manager and as mentor for agents across the globe. Born and raised in Northwest Indiana, she is intimately familiar with the surrounding communities and neighborhoods and you can always count on her for an honest and in-depth solution no matter the need. Chandra’s husband and daughter are her ‘why’ and her reason why she goes above and beyond for everyone in her path.

Estelle Blockoms

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
317-490-4082
estelle@janacaudillteam.com

Jan Margiotta

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
219-730-1272
jan@janacaudillteam.com

Jan is a committed, highly-motivated agent who anticipates and recognizes clients’ needs. With a background in retail and customer service, she brings her personable, friendly and professional style to the real estate scene. As a Crown Point native, Jan is familiar with the cities, communities and neighborhoods which she calls home. She has always had real estate in her background. She worked as a receptionist for a Real Estate agent right out of high school and has also worked for Chicago Title Insurance and Rearrick Appraisals in northwest Indiana. She understands the market well. Jan has a passion for home design and decorating, as well as being a creative crafter and DIYer herself. She can enter a home and easily visualize its potential and value. Customer reviews have recognized Jan’s excellent communication skills, quick responses, and wide

Katie Taylor

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
317-371-5223
katie@janacaudillteam.com

Born and raised in Crown Point, Katie Taylor has always called Indiana home. She’s spent the last 25 years teaching, both in and out of the classroom and for 10 of those she’s been lucky to call the Crown Point Community School Corporation home. She’s been a familiar face of Solon Robinson and so excited to be switching gears and starting a Real Estate career. A grateful wife and mother to three amazing children, she loves nothing more than spending good quality time with her family. When they’re not in Crown Point you can find them bellied up to the beaches of Clearwater Beach, FL (one of their favorite vacation spots)! Katie is super eager to help other families find their perfect homes all over Northwest Indiana.

Marilyn Dissette

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
312-834-2630
License Number: RB21002749
marilyn@janacaudillteam.com

Marilyn Dissette comes from a strong union family, growing up on the South side of Chicago before joining the Northwest Indiana community. The school systems, plus the opportunities available for growing families, careers and personal bonds are what led their family to relocate to Crown Point. Helping others create memories in this area is what inspires her in real estate. Outside of work, visiting the Cedar Lake Farmer’s Market, enjoying the Memorial Opera House in Valparaiso and shopping all of the antique shops and fabulous restaurants in the area are her favorite pastimes. Interested in working with Marilyn? She’s excited to help others, just as she did, find their perfect fit in the community!

Mark Magruder

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
219-308-0328
mark@janacaudillteam.com

Mark Magruder comes to our team as a Decorated Veteran, believing in hard work and leading with a servant heart. Long before HGTV, Mark found passion in building sweat equity with homes in need of a little TLC. Between home building, construction and 30+ years in the service industry, he offers a well rounded real estate experience with a heavy focus on client needs. He and his wife of over 30 years have grown strong roots in Lowell, IN and outside of work they take great pride in serving and volunteering throughout their local community.

Tim Shuckford

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
219-616-7900
tim@janacaudillteam.com

As a resident of Crown Point for 26 years, Tim Shuckford knows Northwest Indiana well. He brings to our team over a decade of experience in mortgage financing, as well as extensive knowledge in the Home Improvement Industry- both traits that will be a huge asset in today’s market! Tim understands everyone is different, as are their priorities and will ensure you get the attention and service best for you. Delivering a delightful customer experience is his number 1 goal and through teamwork, accountability and professionalism, we have no doubts he will deliver. Contact Tim today. Get MORE when you partner with The Jana Caudill Team.

Wendy Roman

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
708-525-0750
wendy@janacaudillteam.com

Wendy has an extensive background in customer service, project management and problem solving which became a natural foundation as she developed her real estate career. Having started out as an assistant processing files she gained a strong understanding of the “behind the scenes” negotiations of the business and a master of details. Her favorite part of her job is helping buyers find their new homes. She feels like she is a matchmaker and has an infinite amount of patience – she won’t stop showing you homes until you are sure you have found the perfect fit for you and your family. A true Southsider and Sox fan, Wendy and her family moved from the southside of Chicago to Northwest Indiana in 2005 to take advantage of all that this community has to offer. With their son now grown and in Colorado, she and her husband have chosen to stay in Indiana and love exploring where they now call home. You can count on her to treat all clients, past and present, like family.

Jana Caudill

Broker/Owner

219-661-1256
219-661-1256
License Number: RB14024542
hello@janacaudillteam.com

As one of the top selling agent in NW Indiana, Jana and her team consistently sell 125-444 properties a year ranking her as the #1 agent in the board in either units sold or closed volume year after year. She has been named among the Top 300 Mega Performers in the Nation for 8 years runnng, being recognized by Lore Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, Real Trends and various real estate publications. Jana has been a Star Power STAR since 2002, an elite group of top performing agents in the industry with a servant-heart. In 2006, she was featured as the MREA Role Model Agent Video and ranked #3 in closed volume and #1 in units sold out of 77,000 agents. Jana earned her Bachelor of Science degree with honors from Purdue University in Organizational Leadership & Supervision. Her past work experiences coupled with her education, helped develop her excellent organizational, communication, creative marketing and negotiating skills. She truly loves her profession and genuinely cares about helping buyers and sellers reach their goals. You will find her high energy level, integrity, and driven work ethic are second to none! A loving wife and mother of 4 boys, Jana understands the importance of family and helping you accomplish your real estate needs. A stickler for high standards, exceptional service,and a reputation for honesty, high integrity & results, you will feel very comfortable with Jana and her team on your side. She's also the Broker Associate and Owner of The Jana Caudill Team serving Naples and SW Florida areas.

Lauren Detamore

Broker Associate

219-661-1256
219-306-3480
Lauren@janacaudillteam.com

Lauren is a passionate, trustworthy broker with deep rooted interest in her clients and their goals. With a high customer satisfaction rating, over $70 million in sales volume, and almost a decade in the industry- the proof is in the pudding as Lauren continually ranks as one of our top agents in overall sales. Clients are captivated by her grace and style, and they appreciate her confident, detail-oriented approach. She is an agent you want on your side of the transaction with her top notch negotiating skills and creative approach. Lauren is a lifelong resident of Northwest Indiana, growing up in Lakes of the Four Seasons. Also, a fellow Purdue University alumni, she holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management. BOILER UP! Lauren’s love for her career is matched only by her commitment to her family. She and husband, Cory, are proud parents of two beautiful children. Lauren’s efficiency and ability to skillfully balance family and a successful career is a true inspiration to those around her. Your business relationship with Lauren will prove to be a great investment for you. Contact The Jana Caudill Team today to get started.
The Jana Caudill Team
eXp Realty
503 E Summit St. Ste 2
Crown Point, IN 46307
219-661-1256

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All information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. All properties are subject to prior sale, change or withdrawal. Neither listing broker(s) or information provider(s) shall be responsible for any typographical errors, misinformation, misprints and shall be held totally harmless. Listing(s) information is provided for consumers personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information on this site was last updated May 26, 2022. The data relating to real estate for sale on this website comes in part from the Internet Data Exchange program of GNIAR MLS (last updated May 26, 2022). Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than may be marked with the Internet Data Exchange logo and detailed information about those properties will include the name of the listing broker(s) when required by the MLS. All rights reserved. -- Greater Northwest Indiana Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Multiple Listing Service IDX data is copyrighted 2022 by the Greater Northwest Indiana Association of REALTORS®, Inc. All rights reserved.
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