With my many successful years in the Real Estate Industry, I can say with complete confidence that I am the best choice for your real estate needs. I have sold over $150 million in real estate transactions and have successfully helped over 1500 clients meet their real estate goals.
Keeping up with the market and client needs is Priority #1 for me. I am an ABR (Accredited Buyer Representative), a CRS (Certified Residential Specialist), and a NCS (New Construction Specialits). I am also part owner of Century 21 Advantage (Columbia, Dupo, and Smithton offices). I keep abreast of current market trends and technological advances through events such as Star Power Conferences as well as a number of other seminars and events. I have also been a member of the Realtor Association of Southwestern Illinois' Grievance Committee in the past.
Awards and Recognitions
2009- NUMBER 1 TEAM IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS- OVER $35 MILLION SOLD*
2008- NUMBER 1 TEAM IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS- OVER $31 MILLION SOLD* *according to the Southwestern Illinois Multiple Listing Services
2007- Over $19 million in production according to the Realtor Association of Southwestern Illinois
2007-2009 Century 21 Double Centurion Award Recipient
2006- Realtor Association of Southwestern Illinois #1 Agent for Individual Dollar Volume
2004-2006 Century 21 Centurion Award Recipient
2005-2006 Century 21 Pacesetter Award Recipient
2002 Realtor Association of Southwestern Illinois Rookie of the Year
Lindsey Bivins has been a licensed Realtor since January of 2003 and obtained her broker's license in September of 2008. Recognized as one of Realtor Magazines's "30 under 30" (one of the top agents under the age of 30 in 2009), Lindsey has learned how to read the market and stay ahead of the curve. Her strengths lie in marketing implementation, understanding buyer and sellers needs, and most importantly, problem solving. As ourManaging Broker, it is her job to over see the agents and their transactions to make sure we are held to the highest professional and ethical standards.
Lindsey resides in Waterloo with her husband, Jesse, and four children, Jakob, Jessica, Henry and Shelby. She attended SIUE, where she majored in Education & English. She is also a graduate of Waterloo High School.
Having been a licensed Realtor for over 5 years, Whitney joined the Group in July of 2008. She has worked in a number of capacities during her real estate career and has extensive knowledge of new construcion. "It's my goal to make your transition as smooth as possible, whether buying or selling" Whitney currently resides in Waterloo with her husband Jason, and two sons, Dalton and Aiden.
"Loyalty, Confidence & Client Satisfaction"
Kris has been active in the local real estate scene since 2008 and joined our team in 2010. Working as a client consultant specializing in buyer representation for our group, her #1 priority is to give both buyers and sellers top-notch service with great results! Staying on top of real estate is something Kris truly has a passion for. She is constantly expanding her knowledge of the market through a variety of classes offered through our local Realtor Association and continuing education courses offered through her designation as an ABR (Accredited Buyer's Representative).
Kris is a life-long resident of the area, currently residing in Columbia. In her spare-time, Kris enjoys spending time with her family and friends and can be seen out and about at local basketball, baseball & softball games along with enjoying time at our community events. Call her today for all of your real estate needs!