When you spend over 60 years living and raising a family at Okoboji, you build more than just a deep knowledge of the area: you also build a profound respect for its history and culture and trust from its people. 

At Stauss Realty, we value loyalty, professionalism, and friendship above all else, and we’re committed to helping you find the lake home of your dreams.

Stauss Realty: The Gold Standard  you’re looking for in real estate. 


Our Agents

Kirk Stauss

Kirk Stauss
Broker / Owner
Cell: 712-320-0123
Email Kirk
Kirk Stauss is a third generation Okobojian who has spent the past 20 years of his career focused on the sale of residential lakeshore homes in the Iowa Great Lakes area.

Having lived in the community all his life, Stauss has a deep understanding of the area and a perspective few others can claim. He knows what it means to invest in property on the lakes whether it be for permanent residency or simple vacation getaways.

Stauss is a ten-time Diamond Award Winner with five million dollars in sales. He has been the Top West Lake Property Salesman for the past fifteen years and sold over twenty million dollars in lakeshore property the last twelve years in a row.


  • Broker's License

  • Real Estate License

  • BBA from University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

  • MBA from Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska

Professional Associations

  • Director Okoboji Protection Association, 30+ years

  • Director Okoboji Yacht Club, 30+ years

  • Past Okoboji City Council person, served for 17 years

  • Past President Indian Athletic Booster Club

Nick Stauss

Nick Stauss
Sales Associate/ Owner
Cell: 712.332.2470 or 712.320.1230
Email Nick
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