I specialize in the upscale real estate of Berks County, Pennsylvania. I combine over a decade of real estate experience with 20 years professional marketing expertise as owner of my own advertising agency, extensive connections, and an eye for design. My success in the high-end real estate market has earned me CENTURY 21's prestigious CENTURION® Level Production Award and National recognition as a CENTURY 21 Fine Homes and Esates agent.
For each of my listings, I use my professional advertising expertise to create a customized Marketing Plan. Media may include: aggressive advertising in newspapers, magazines, and real estate periodicals; national print media such as Metropolitan Home, Elle Decor, Showboats International, Unique Homes and/or the Distinctive Properties and Estates section of The Wall Street Journal; a full color, 4 page brochure for your home exclusively; prompt mulit-list presence; internet based virtual tours; strong personal local networking; and national and international exposure through the CENTURY 21 global network.
I can assist you in the following as well: mortgage or personal banking; title insurance; appraisers; home, termite and radon inspections; septic and well certifications; conveyancing; surveys; and professional sub-contractors for painting, cleaning, interior design, etc.
I currently volunteer my time and talents to The Reading Symphony, the American Heart Association, the American Red Cross, the John Paul II Society, Berks Women in Crisis, the Reading Public Museum, and the Berks County Tennis Association. I was a board member of the Wyomissing Institute of Fine Arts for eight years and board member of the Wyomissing Area Prevention Partnership.
You can reach me by cell phone at 610-207-6186. I look forward to hearing from you soon.
Mark Chaknos is an award winning Real Estate Broker with over $20 million dollars worth of real estate sold in just 5 years. Mark is a Berks County native and graduate of the Pennsylvania State University, where he received a Bachelor's degree in Telecommunications.
Real estate has always been a part of Mark's life, as his father co-founded Century 21 Park Road almost 40 years ago. Since joining the brokerage in 2011, Mark has helped over 100 clients purchase or sell a home. His devotion and unparalleled customer service has resulted in a continuously expanding network of loyal clients and referrals. Passionate to his craft, Mark is committed to staying ahead of the game when it comes to market education and trends.
Whether rooting for his favorite local sports team or spending time with family, in his free time, you can count on Mark to always be there for the client.
Mike is the proud father of Christy, Mike and Mark, and lives with his wife Karen in Cumru Township. Mike enjoys fishing in Canada, and is an avid Penn State football and Philadelphia Flyers fan.
As Broker/Owner of Century 21 Park Road, Mike remains very actively committed to residential and commercial sales and marketing in Berks County. A founding Partner of our Company in 1976 and 1982 President of the Greater Reading Board of Realtors, he has served on various REALTOR committees including Board of Directors, PAR Nominating and MLS Service Committees. Mike has volunteered his time in raising funds for the Children's Home and United Way of Berks County and the new Mifflin Community Library.
Born and raised in Lebanon County. Attended Eastern Lebanon County High School and Lebanon County Vocational Technical School.
Licensed and practicing in Real Estate since May 1996.
Studied interior design, New York School of Interior Design, New York City, NY
Interior Designer for Residential and Commercial High End Properties
My design company, "A Golden Eye Design Co." helps clients in all
aspects of their interiors. Furniture, floor plans, color schemes, custom window treatments are just a sampling of my services. "Rightsizing" is my niche - helping older clients find and design their next home.
Member of the Reading Berks Association of Realtors
PA National Association of Realtors
National Association of Realtors
An important part of my mission, is how and where you live. I strive to
make people comfortable with their choices, not only In their home
but with all aspects of their home buying and selling.
I look forward each day to creating and maintaining new relationships
with my clients. My career is not about SELLING, as much as its about
HELPING with your home/dream goals.
My experience is that when I listen to my clients and serve their needs
it works beautifully for them.
AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION
High end Homes and Decor
Putting Buyers and Sellers together
Serving Berks, Lancaster and Lebanon Counties
Volunteer CoCalico Homes of Hope (shelter program)
Volunteer Lutheran Response Disaster Team in N. Dakota and Louisiana