Meet the Mother-Daughter Duo

Kate Ostryhon-Lumsden

Sales Representative

Kate has been in real estate since 1986 and has resided in Wainfleet all of her life. Her family currently lives along the shores of Lake Erie and have a true appreciation for the beauty of the Niagara Region.

Kate’s background includes an Honours B.A. from the University of Western Ontario, a wealth of experience in customer service and sales and a true love of people.

Her energy is hard to compete with and she proves herself on complete and satisfying customer service. Her greatest compliment is repeat business and referrals.

Kate is dedicated to the advancement of our area and volunteers on the City of Port Colborne’s Economic Development Committee.

Nicki Lumsden


Don’t be surprised by Nicki’s youthful appearance, she has been in real estate all her life. Her first appointment was as a newborn in a carrier, and she is the only 3-year-old she knew with a toy fax machine, and business cards at the age of 8.

Nicki is a third generation REALTOR®, following in the footsteps of her mother, Kate and grandfather, Nick Ostryhon.

She has an honours B.A. from the University of Ottawa, and extensive marketing experience through her work experience with promotional experience and as Production Manager for Ottawa Fashion Week from 2010-2013.

She received her real estate license in 2012 working closely with Kate to learn the skills of the trade. These skills coupled with her tech-savvy and youthful energy allow her to easily navigate the ever-changing market. In 2018, Nicki earned her Broker’s Designation.

Nicki is passionate about volunteering and giving back to her community, she volunteers with Port Cares on their Board of Directors and Auction Planning Committee. She also sits on the Niagara Association of Realtor’s MLS and Technology Committee.

Meet the Niagara Sold by Kate Team


Re/Max Welland Ltd, Brokerage
149 Clarence Street
Port Colborne, Ontario
L3K 3G4

Phone number
Office: 289-214-2929
Kate Direct: 289-213-6457
Nicki Direct: 289-968-9529
Fax: 905-834-5981


Lisa Rotella

Sales Representative

Lisa has resided in the serene community of Port Colborne for more than 25 years and is raising her daughters along with husband Jason. She has a lengthy background in Human Resources Management, obtaining an Advanced Business Diploma from Niagara College in Niagara-on-the-Lake. This background allows Lisa to develop and maintain solid working relationships – Lisa listens, and can immediately recognize the importance of a client’s requirements.

Enthusiasm, hard work and personalized service go into everything Lisa does. With a proven real estate knowledge, coupled with the realization that each and every client has specific needs, she is able to stand out in the industry. Real estate is a special moment in life, and Lisa loves helping her clients accomplish their goals and celebrate their milestones.

Lisa’s pride resides with her family, and her passion is boxing. She enjoys staying active, spending downtime with her husband and daughters…either on the soccer fields, in the dance studios, at the skating rinks, or in the boxing ring.