Craig Bastian is marking his 40th year in Door County real estate. In 1979, he began selling real estate for Ellis Realty, Gallery of Homes in Sister Bay. He also had two stints with Ellis Realty and briefly ran his own company. He joined Kellstrom-Ray Agency in 1985 and has been a fixture there ever since.
Always a proponent of continuing education, Bastian obtained his GRI designation in 1993, his CRS in 1995 and his ABR in 2000. During the past 30 years, he has been a consistent leader in listings and sales in northern Door County and has served the community through village positions, volunteering and coaching youth activities. He and his wife of 42 years, Valerie, live in Sister Bay and have three adult children.