About Us

As a consumer, you expect professional service provided by real estate agents who are thoroughly knowledgeable about the communities they serve as well an office that is technologically savvy. We promise to meet or exceed your expectations!

Founded in 1987 by Joe Steele, Steele Associates Real Estate has been offering consistent, high level service in the Mid-Cape area and across the Cape since conception. Located near historic Route 6A near Cape Cod Bay in East Dennis, we are known for our expertise in beach area and North side sales and quality seasonal rentals. The company has experienced controlled growth and today remains a respected independent firm in an era where personalized service and integrity has given way to larger, number crunching franchises. Steele Associates’ strength lies in our approach to buyers and sellers alike, providing individualized attention to every transaction.

Joseph Steele

Joseph Steele ~ E-mail Me

The owner/broker of Steele Associates, Joe was born in New York City and raised in New Jersey. After the Marines, Joe enjoyed over ten years of award winning employment with IBM as an engineer. Meeting the ever changing demands of the computer industry, he joined the sales force of a software/consulting firm and enjoyed success in sales until moving to Cape Cod in 1983. Outside of real estate, Joe has devoted many hours to the local youth hockey organization and was past Chairman of the Board of the Tony Kent Ice Arena.

Lisa Steele

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Having moved to the Cape in 1983, Lisa, also a former IBMer, began her career in real estate in 1988. Lisa’s interpersonal skills and genuine interest in people have earned her the respect of colleagues and the designation of as a Top Producing (top 5% Cape wide) salesperson for many consecutive years. Her dedication to her clients, energy and integrity enables her to assist countless buyers and sellers who not only refer friends but also return to her when it’s time to buy or sell again!

Robert Teahan

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A Massachusetts native and graduate of Westfield State College, Bob spent over ten years in law enforcement before joining Steele Associates in 1989. Bob’s experience and contacts have enabled him to consistently turn in multi-million dollar sales figures each year. He has lived on Cape for 18+ years and his knowledge of the area is unmatched.

Sandy Schwenk

Sandy Schwenk ~ E-mail Me

After vacationing on Cape Cod since childhood, Sandy moved here full time from California in 1990. Her experience in working with the public and bookkeeping as a small business owner (moving company), has been a tremendous asset. She has found success here since joining us in 1997 & the many people she has helped buying or selling properties proudly recommend her to friends & associates.

Velia Pola

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A native Cape Codder, Velia (‘Veil-Ya’) combines her many years as a small business owner with her life-long knowledge of the area to provide special attention to the individual needs of both buyers and sellers. She truly appreciates the variety of the Cape’s many towns and villages, as well as the life style many seek when relocating. She has a long list of satisfied clients with whom she continues to work and who refer family and friends to enjoy the same high level of customer service. Let her local knowledge go to work for you!

Bette Landry

Bette Landry ~ E-mail Me

Bette landed on the shores of Cape Cod from Connecticut in 1979 with her college sweetheart/husband “Bob.” Son “Bobby” and daughter “Christine” completed the family unit. Bette used her fascination with homes and architecture to catapult her into the real estate field and has proudly been a Realtor® and Broker since 1983. Formerly an owner of a successful office for 22 years, Bette brings experience and insight to Steele Associates.

Richard Mckenzie

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Hailing originally from Attleboro, Massachusetts, Rich moved to Cape Cod in 1980 following two years in the Army. He and his wife began their own business in 1984 which has flourished ever since. In his off time, Rich enjoys relaxing with his wife and two daughters, golf and his oyster farm in Quivet Neck. Joining Steele Associates in 2007, Richie’s complete knowledge of the Cape’s many areas and his easy going, but “there when you need him” attitude is sure to make your dealings with him a most enjoyable experience!

David Hagstrom

David Hagstrom ~ E-mail Me

Originally from the Blackstone Valley region of Massachusetts, Dave moved to Orleans in 1982 where he enjoyed a successful career in law enforcement. Following his retirement, he worked in the mortgage industry and began dabbling in real estate. In 2014, Dave joined the team at Steele and put his experience to work for the many buyers and sellers in his vast network. He provides caring and honest professional advice with a blend of dry wit to his many loyal clients. Put Dave’s skill set to work for you when buying and selling on Cape Cod.