Other Awards & Recognition:
National Association of Realtors
Illinois Association of Realtors
Chicago Association of Realtors
Active Full-time Realtor since 1993
Outstanding Sales Achievement Awards
Century 21 Excellent Service Awards
Century 21 Centurion Awards
Laurie is a seasoned real estate veteran and is one of the top producers in the country. She has earned the reverence of her clients through her reliability, honesty, integrity, expertise, proficiency, and professionalism. With over 12 years of experience as a Realtor, Laurie brings a high level of energy, personal attention, and customer service to the home buying and selling experience.
Laurie is an aficionado of the Mike Ferry School of Real Estate, North Americas leading Real Estate coaching and training organization. This coaching allows her to operate at a much higher level of intensity and at a much higher level of skill, which makes Laurie a more responsible agent that gets better results.
If youre looking for an effective, efficient, and productive agent, Laurie Jacobson is the Realtor for you.
Buyers and Sellers
First Time Home Buyers and Relocation
Serving all of the Chicagoland area
An award-winning Triple Diamond/Centurion Real Estate Broker, Kristen leads with enthusiasm, passion and expertise. Armed with an Advertising and Journalism degree from the University of Wisconsin/Madison, she moved into the real estate profession in 1991, a field which is "home" to her today. As a seasoned professional, she has sold over $100 million of property to date. Kristen's unique ability to do the seemingly impossible begins with maintaining an "everybody wins" objective. Extensive experience, creative transactions, honest advice, and personal attention define her success. People particularly enjoy working with Kristen because she loves what she does. She finds buying and selling real estate both fruitful and fun!
Gabriela is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis with a Masters Degree focusing on Family and Couples' Therapy. Currently she lives in Chicago's West Loop neighborhood with her husband and two school age children, and they are actively involved in their community on all levels.
She has a profound knowledge of the West Loop neighborhood and can assist you in real estate transactions that best address your present and future needs.
Working alongside her husband, a very successful developer and builder, Gabriela developed a vision and understanding of the potential of properties and will utilize it to better serve her clients. Her experience developed her admiration for quality workmanship and thoughtful design. She can apply her work ethic and experience working on your behalf in order to dedicate her full attention to your real estate related needs.
Born and raised in southern California, Courtney Venable has had a diverse career that provides for a strong business foundation. Before entering real estate, Courtney worked for Anheuser-Busch inBev in Revenue Management and Pricing, Marketing, Sales, and in production in the St. Louis and Houston breweries. She previously worked in Paris in the consumer research and technology development sphere, and gained experience in the advertising industry while in Los Angeles at the largest advertising company in the world.
Courtney received a Bachelor of Science in Finance and a minor in French from the University of Illinois. Her time there is a reflection of her driven character, where she was president of her sorority, council member of her business fraternity, and worked closely with College of Business deans and professors to develop and implement the required College of Business course, Professional Development and Corporate Responsibility.
Courtney decided to turn her life-long passion for real estate into a career when she relocated to Chicago. After living in various cities around the world, she understands the stress of selling a home and of finding the perfect house or condo. Courtney strives for excellence, using her analytical and marketing skills, while building a personal relationship with her clients so she can ensure that they are getting the best service possible.
A member of the National Association of Realtors, the Chicago Associate of Realtors and the Junior League of Chicago, Courtney is passionate about giving back to the city. When she is not volunteering at an organization, you can find her exploring the diverse neighborhoods of Chicago at street festivals, farmer's markets, and restaurants, golfing, cooking, and studying French.
Neighborhood Specialties: Gold Coast, Old Town, River North, Streeterville, Near North, Lincoln Park, Lakeview, West Lakeview, Bucktown, Wicker Park, The Loop, South Loop, Wrigleyville, Roscoe Village, River West, West Loop, Ukranian Village, Logan Square, North Center, St. Ben's, Lincoln Square, Uptown, Ravenswood, Buena Park, Edgewater.
Gloria has been in real estate since 1986, when she joined Century 21 Salamanca until June of 2011. Later, she became a member of Century 21 McMullen. She had earned an Associates Degree when she decided to become a Broker. Gloria became so fascinated with real estate at that time, that she put her education on hold to pursue a future career working with people and helping them with their real estate needs.
Married with two children, Gloria's son, Alec, is a college sophomore at Iowa State. Her daughter, Nicole, just landed a teaching position in Barcelona, Spain.
Gloria has enjoyed raising her family in the Chicago area, and a multitude of her "things to do" include antique shopping, cooking, dancing, entertaining, hiking and meeting people in her profession. Real Estate is "not work", says Gloria. She sees it as her passion and loves every aspect of the trade. She focuses on honesty, service and making sure her clients get the best of everything.
Gloria is happy to answer any real estate questions about the area that you might have.
My favorite things include:
My wife & four children,
Participating in little league, scouts and church,
Collecting baseball memorabilia,
*Specializing in full service and personal attention
*Full Time Real Estate Professional
*Dedicated to continually servicing your needs including constsant communication, feedback reports to keep you informed and a committed work ethic
*Uses state of the art technology to market you home
*Supervisory experience including training from University Of Northern Illinois increating win-win situation which aid in negotations to get the deal done.