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As a Full-time, Full-service REALTOR I am Passionate about real estate, my clients, and the entire process from the beginning and beyond. Believing in honesty, integrity, service, along with open on-going communication, add a splash of fun and tenacity is what I offer my clients.
To keep current and maintain a high level of knowledge in the ever-changing world of real estate; I feel on-going education in the field of real estate and technology is essential. I continuously attend real estate classes, seminars, and events to keep informed & up to date.
REALTOR Member of the National Association of Realtors. Illinois Association of Realtors. As a member I adhere to the Code of Ethics, which exceeds the requirements for state licensing. Not all Real Estate Agents are REALTORS. ABR-Designation - Accredited Buyers Agent The Accredited Buyers Designation is awarded to Realtors who meet specific practical experience & educational criteria. It is the benchmark of Excellence in Buyers Representation. An ABR is a member of the Real Estate BUYER'S AGENT Council and the National Association of REALTORS® An ABR membership brings Accredited Buyer Agents together for national networking support and referrals.. E-PRO Designation An e-PRO is a REALTOR® who has successfully completed the e-PRO training program for real estate professionals. Endorsed by the National Association of REALTORS®, the e-PRO course teaches professionals the nuts and bolts of working with real estate on-line: Web sites, e-mail, on-line tools, and most of all, what today's consumer really wants
RECS Designation - Real Estate CyberSpace SpecialistThe RECS Professional Designation is awarded to Real Estate professionals who have demonstrated their ability to utilize the Internet and other cyberspace tools to assist their clients in a highly efficient and effective manner. Society membership brings national Cyberspace networking support to this market area. Election to The Society provides members with the latest up to the minute evaluations of Real Estate Cyberspace strategies, tactics, tools, sites and services of particular value to real estate professionals and the clients they serve. Over 10,000 Society members have been awarded the RECS
CDPE Designation - Certified Distressed Property Expert Distressed Property Institute believe that in almost all cases the best person for a homeowner in distress to speak with is a well informed Licensed Realtor® that has the tools needed to help that homeowner find the best solution for their situation. Foreclosure is a devastating financial and emotional process for a homeowner to go through, and in many cases they do so alone and without help of any kind. It is the goal of the Distressed Property Institute to give agents the tools and information they need to avoid foreclosure and move forward with their lives. A CDPE is a REALTOR® who has successfully completed the extensive CDPE training program and for real estate professionals.
As a lifetime Chicagoland resident, and a local area expert, I am knowledgeable and experienced in the Northwest, North, West Suburban & Chicago communities. From my favorite lake named Michigan and Chicago's wonderful architecture, to the booming burbs, and towns in-between. Whether your looking for the upbeat active downtown life, or more of the suburban flavor. The Chicagoland area has an area for everyone.
Real estate is the one of the best financial investments anyone can make. I bought my first property at the age of 20. Not being in the real estate industry, everyone told me I was crazy. I proved them wrong when in a few years I took my equity and purchased my second property.
My objective is to work diligently and assist my clients meet THEIR goals. I specialize working with first time buyers/sellers, veteran buyers/seller, estates, pre-foreclosures, investors, and builders. Education, experience, and patience gives me the ability to understand, and work in the eclectic environment with-in real estate. .
Realtor, ABR, E-Pro, RECS & CDPE/Short Sales-Foreclosure, SFR/Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource Selling in the Greater Chicagoland Area, and in the North, Northwest & Western Suburban Communities