Who We Are

Deutschmann Lane Real Estate (DLRE) is a family-office owned real estate investment vehicle responsible for making direct investments in both office & industrial assets that either (1) support the geographic expansion of affiliate businesses or (2) opportunistic purchases that meet established investment criteria & objectives. In coordination with affiliated businesses, DLRE strives to strengthen the family office balance sheet by deploying capital via direct real estate investments that generate strong cash returns over long periods.

Team Members


Katie Amsbury

Managing Director

Katie attended the University of Illinois for her Accounting undergraduate and graduate degrees. After graduation, she obtained her Certified Public Accountant license which has been active since 2010.  Katie began her career within the Audit practice at Ernst & Young LLP in St. Louis, Missouri.


Mike Brunstrom

Manager of Construction & Building Maintenance

Mike Brunstrom has over 15 years of construction management and facility services experience.  Most recently, Mike led underground crews at Hoffmann Brothers, responsible for installation and repair of both water lines and sewer lines in support of residential and commercial customers.


Chris Hoffmann

Founder & CEO

Chris served as an Officer in the United States Marine Corps and subsequently worked for a national financial institution supporting corporate banking clients. Chris holds a B.S. in Economics from Saint Louis University, an MBA from Washington University’s Olin School of Business, and an MLS from Washington University School of Law.

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