Sarah is a lifelong Chicagoan and is passionate about real estate. Prior to becoming a real estate agent, Sarah was a successful entrepreneur owning multiple cell phone stores. With her business knowledge and contacts, she was able to transition to real estate becoming a top producer in 2 years.As a result of being a top producer, Sarah is familiar with a variety of areas that includes Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. She can give you her unique perspective about different areas, school districts, and living in the city versus the suburbs.Sarah is a Short Sale expert. While other agents can talk about being an expert, Sarah has closed every one of her short sale transactions. Few agents can match her record and even fewer can match her knowledge, experience, and work ethic. Call Sarah today to find out how she can help you with your short sale.If you are looking for a full service, highly skilled, and results oriented Realtor who is passionate about Real Estate, give Sarah a call today.
In her 22 years of Real Estate experience Susan has accumulated the knowledge, certifications and awards to ensure her cliets a successful, stress-free real estate experience. Susan also belongs to several professional and industry organizations and participates in the Park Ridge 20th Century Club. She specializes in single, multi-famliy, new construction real estate, as well as condominiums and town homes. Susan serves the Chicagoland area and many surrounding suburbs including Dupage and Lake counties.
EDUCATIONHigh Honors Graduate of Northeastern University (4.6/5.0 GPA)Bachelor of Arts Degree - Business and ManagementMinor in Physical EducationGraduate study at Roosevelt University (4.0/4.0 GPA)Completed Graduate Level Secondary Education ProgramCertification in Business EducationCertification in Special Education - Learning Behavioral Specialist 1PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND AFFILIATIONSNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS since 1991Illinois Association of REALTORS since 1991North Shore-Barrington Association of REALTORS since1991Multiple Listing Service of Northern Illinois/MRED since1991Admitted as a Professional Affiliate Member of the American Institute of Architects (Chicago Chapter) 2000National Association of Home Builders 2001-2006Illinois Association of Home Builders 2001-2006Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago (HBAGC) 2001-2006Remodelors Council Board of Directors 2001-2006Remodelors Council Vice President 2002Chairman of the selection committee for the first ever HBAGC "Remodelor of the Year Award" 2004. Named as committee chair again in 2005.Custom Home Builders Council 2004Selected as Judge for the HBAGC annual "Key Awards"; one of the most prestigious awards events in the United States, recognizing exceptional work within the home building and remodeling industries 2003, 2004, 2005PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENTNational Designation of "Certified New Home Sales Professional" (CSP) by successful completion of specialized advanced professional training through the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago 2005National Designation of "Certified New Home Specialist" (CNHS) by successful completion of specialized advanced professional training through Dennis Walsh and Associates 2005National Designation of "Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource" (SFR) by successful completion of specialized advanced professional training through the North Shore-Barrington Association of REALTORS 2011CENTURY 21 designation of "Luxury Home Specialist" by successful completion of advanced professional luxury home market training 2004Admitted to the "Institute of Luxury Home Marketing" by successful completion of advanced professional luxury home market training 2004Advanced professional training in the "History of Mid-western Residential Architecture" through the North Shore-Barrington Association of REALTORS 1996Advanced specialized professional training in establishing real estate values -"Brokers Pricing Opinion" through the North Shore-Barrington Association of REALTORS 2011
EXPERIENCE AND ACHIEVEMENTS: Award Winning Broker Associate "Professionalism, Experience, RESULTS" Bachelors Degree - Business Certified New Home Specialist Member of the: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS - since 1991; Illinois Association of REALTORS - since 1991; North Shore-Barrington Association of REALTORS since 1991; Midwest Real Estate Data LLC - since 1991; National Association of Home Builders - since 2001; Illinois Association of Home Builders - since 2001; Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago - since 2001; HBAGC Remodelors Council Board of Directors - 2001, 2002 (Vice President), 2003, 2004, 2005; Chairman of the selection committee for the inaugural HBAGC 2004 "Remodelor of the Year Award"; HBAGC Custom Home Builders Council - 2004, 2005; Judge for HBAGC annual "Key Awards"; one of the most prestigious awards events in the United States, recognizing exceptional work within the home building and remodeling industry - 2003, 2004; Admitted as a Professional Affiliate Member to the American Institute of Architects - 2000; Completed intensive "Upper-Tier" training and admitted to the prestigious "Institute for Luxury Home Marketing" - 2004; Completed specialized advanced training for the CENTURY 21 designation "Luxury Home Specialist" - 2004 CENTURY 21 "Quality Service" award winner for outstanding excellence in client service CENTURY 21 "Million Dollar" and "Multi-Million Dollar" clubs for outstanding sales volume References available upon request