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Top Carol Stream real estate agents

Carol Stream, IL has 3,222 real estate agents and HomeLight compares performance data on all of them to find you the absolute best. The top 3% of agents in Carol Stream do 929 real estate transactions a year, while an average agent does 205. With expertise on your side, you’ll save significant time and money whether you’re a buyer, seller — or both!

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See how 20 of the top REALTORS® and real estate agents in Carol Stream, IL stack up

Royal Hartwig
Royal Family Real Estate
About Royal

Royal is a real estate agent with Royal Family Real Estate in Schaumburg, Illinois and has been in the real estate business for 14 years. Royal's coverage area includes the northwest suburbs. HomeLight ranks Royal as one of the top 17% of agents who sell homes fast and as one of the top 1% of agents who sell homes for top dollar.

Townhome Transactions
0
Condo Transactions
5
Single Family Home Transactions
41
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Jay Reid
HomeSmart Connect
About Jay

Realtor Estate Broker Jay Reid is a premier listing agent. With over 23 years of practical experience. Jay Reid and The Reid Group have developed the formula for success in selling our clients homes for maximum value and in the least amount of time. HomeLight has ranked the Reid Group in the top 3% for agents. Using a tried and proven 14 point marketing plan The Reid Group showcases its listings using innovative marketing including virtual staging, drone videos, HDR pictures, full colorized brochures. We post our listings on over 300 websites. More importantly The Reid Group understands that buyers and their agents sometimes lack experience and understanding of the market your home is in. High touch service to all parties involved will promote a quicker sale and as our statistics show, we sell on average in 50 days and for 98% of listing price. We firmly believe that the equation for selling homes looks like this. Optimize your home for sale to get highest price. We know what buyers feedback is going to be. We prepare you for that and provide you the necessary advice and referrals to get your home looking its best. You only have one chance to make a first impression. Percent of list price the home will sell for. We average a 98% of list price. What about other agents? Percent of commission the home will sell for. The Reid Group offers a variable commission rate. Ask how we can help protect your equity. Equals the best possible net for the sale of your home. Every offer will come with a net sheet showing your bottom line after all expenses (just not the commissions). Call The Reid Group for a confidential consultation regarding the sale of your home. You will be glad you did!

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"Jay is the most knowledgeable real estate agent. With his experience and empathy he knows exactly h..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
51
Condo Transactions
2
Townhome Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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The Kombrink Team
RE/MAX All Pro
About The

The Kombrink Team at RE/MAX All Pro has been a market leader serving Kane & DuPage counties in all aspects of real estate since 1991. Our team approach guarantees that your needs are handled, and the process of buying or selling a home is a seamless and successful one. We’ve built a team of full-time licensed agents, systems and internet marketing specialists and hands-on administrative support to provide the necessary one-on-one relationship with each client. We’re proud to help over 350 families a year buy or sell a home. As trends in the industry shift, The Kombrink Team at RE/MAX All Pro has remained on the cutting edge providing residential sales, property management and short sale/distressed property consultation to clients from St Charles, Geneva, Batavia, North Aurora, Sugar Grove, Elburn, Maple Park, South Elgin, Wayne, West Chicago, Wheaton, Glen Ellyn and Naperville. Utilizing the latest home buyer tools, plus a staff of dedicated professionals, we make finding your dream home a success. Looking to sell your home? The Kombrink Team at RE/MAX All Pro utilizes innovative and proactive marketing to put your home in front of more home buyers than any other Realtor! When you work with our team, you’ll find honesty, integrity and a genuine interest in helping you! Our efforts have led us to become the #1 selling team in the local area as well as one of the top 3 selling teams in all of Northern Illinois among RE/MAX agents for the past 10 years.

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"Matt Kombrink & his team did an excellent job in selling our home. We were under contract (above ask..."

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Townhome Transactions
1
Single Family Home Transactions
190
Condo Transactions
10
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Mimi Geiger
Berkshire Hathaway Starck
About Mimi

MIMI GEIGER - Team Lead Following a rewarding Airline Career, in Customer Service and Sales, Mimi and her husband, Jim, moved to Huntley from Algonquin, IL. Mimi became a Licensed Realtor in 2004, and worked as a Buyer's Agent on a Team. In 2008, Mimi started her own Team and is now a Top Real Estate Producer. Mimi prides herself on her Negotiating, and Sales skills, timely followup and Expertise that experience and continuing education provide. KAREN CZARNEY - Team Member/Buyer's Agent Karen Czarny has lived in Huntley since 2002 with her husband, Wally and their children Max & Mary. Karen has a BS in Communications from Illinois State University with a minor in Biology. Karen has always be interested in real estate and earned her Broker's License in 2017. Shortly after joining Berkshire Hathaway Stark Real Estate in Huntley, Karen became a member of the Mimi Geiger Team. With her excellent communication skills and attention to detail, Karen has been a welcomed addition and already has many satisfied clients, both buyers and sellers. CHOOSING THE RIGHT REALTOR, DOES MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

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"Mimi was attentive and helpful in the process from the beginning to end. She also has an excellent t..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
60
Condo Transactions
3
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Adam Stary
john greene Realtor
About Adam

Specialties: Listing Agent, Buyer's Agent, Relocation Over 650 homes closed | Over 130 Million dollars in career sales | In the Top 1% of all Northern IL Real Estate Agents Over 10 Million dollars in career sales * In the Top 2% of all Northern IL Real Estate Agents The Stary Group is here to provide you with all the resources and information you need to buy or sell real estate. Our highly skilled group consists of a Listing and Buyer specialist and two highly trained coordinators which offers each client direct accessibility and step-by-step guidance throughout the real estate process all while providing extraordinary customer service. CEO of The Stary Group & Listing Specialist: Adam Stary has been a successful broker for over a decade, specializing in listing and selling homes in the southwest suburbs. His communication throughout the process and aggressive negotiating skills ensures sellers get the most out of the sale of their home. Adam is coached by Steve Powers who is one of the highest producing realtors in the U.S. Buyer Specialist: Dave Coppes is a licensed real estate sales professional who aggressively follows-up on all incoming buyer inquiries. He has the unique skill of qualifying and assessing all buyer's needs; putting them into their ideal home. He is highly trained to ensure that each buyer is approved with a reputable lender. Listing Coordinator: Nikki Stary ensures each aspect of the listing process happens seamlessly and efficiently. She handles all initial documentation, coordinates photography, and creates the listing in the Multiple Listing Service. She provides complete, timely feedback on showings and exceptional client communication throughout a listing's active time on the market. Transaction Coordinator: Brittany Perez manages the complex process that begins once a listing is sold or when a buyer purchases a home; ensuring contracts are completed correctly, arranging for inspections and appraisals. She stays on top of the deadlines and is in constant communication with attorneys and lenders. She makes sure the settlement process occurs smoothly and without unnecessary interruption, all while providing unmatched customer service.

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"I cannot say enough good things about Adam and his associates, they kept us informed on every aspect..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
140
Townhome Transactions
0
Condo Transactions
8
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Patricia LaDeur
Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Starck Real Estate
About Patricia

John and I have been helping people buy and sell their homes since 1973 and try our best to give our clients a level of service that exceeds their expectations. We have sold over 3,000 homes in almost every suburb in Dupage, Kane, Cook, Lake and Will counties. As a blended family with 6 children, we know the challenges and needs of families. Schools, park district programs, special needs programs, sports, theater, churches etc., are all important factors when purchasing a home. We do the research to make sure you have the information you need. We can also help with professional referrals including Attorneys, handymen, mortgage professionals, heating and air conditioning, babysitters and landscapers. Although our business has become primarily repeat and referral, we welcome new clients to our family.

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"Friendly and knowledgeable."

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Condo Transactions
5
Single Family Home Transactions
46
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Maria DelBoccio
@properties, The DelBoccio | Marchetti Group
About Maria

Maria DelBoccio, a founding member of the highly successful DelBoccio|Marchetti Group, has built a tremendous reputation her years as a full-time broker. She has received multiple achievement awards for her success as a broker. As a daughter of immigrants, she was raised with a strong work ethic and an insatiable drive. She makes her clients goals, her own goals. Today's real estate market is not for the tame or inexperienced. It calls for a savvy, sophisticated, intelligent & well-informed agent. Maria has those traits. Strong communication skills are key as she has multiple interactions, daily, on behalf of her clients. Maria DelBoccio brings energy, passion, and a unique/tailored approach to every transaction and she won't stop working until her client's needs are met 100%. Why I chose to work in real estate... "I find my work very rewarding because I truly enjoy working with my clients and helping them to achieve their ultimate dream – Home Ownership. I also love the challenges that my job creates on a daily basis. I'm proud to have aligned myself with not only the greatest real estate company, @properties, but also an outstanding office – in Arlington Heights." Credentials Licensed Illinois Realtor since 2002 Specializations include New Construction, Residential & Investment Properties Award-winner & recognition for outstanding sales skills Maria Builds Her Business On Referrals Maria has invested a lot of time and money to implement some important changes in her business. She is proud to say that she has completed two very challenging, yet, highly regarded training programs that have helped her to move in a new direction, with clearer focus and drive. She is also proud to say that she continues to build her business on referrals from friends and family. Please contact Maria if you would be interested in receiving our monthly correspondence. Please also feel free to ask for any of our professional references which are available immediately upon request.

Maria's reviews

"Our house was on the market for 7 months before we contacted Maria. She sold it in a little over ..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
240
Condo Transactions
22
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Cynthia Windeler
Keller Williams Premiere Properties
About Cynthia

Cynthia Windeler, Designated Managing Broker of Keller Williams Premiere Properties, Real Estate agent, and Leader in her Team: TheWinHomeTeam.com, began her career in real estate over a decade ago, selling almost $3,000,000.00 of real estate her first year, then growing her business in arguably the most difficult housing market in U.S. history. At a time when most agents would have packed their bags and moved on to greener pastures, Cindy's ferocious desire to become a top Illinois agent prevailed and has proved herself by consistently being ranked in the top 5% of all agents in the Keller Williams Chicago region. Words describing Cindy, tenacious, enthusiastic and never afraid of hard work! 2015 to 2017 Selling $12-$14Mil of real estate each year, over 42 transactions each year, 5*****Star Reviews, Doesn't just list a home, we Sell it!

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"She was extremely knowledgeable and so much fun to work with!"

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Single Family Home Transactions
46
Condo Transactions
2
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Dave & Candy Goddard
Garry Real Estate
About Dave & Candy

Dave and Candy work under Garry Real Estate. Dave has won the award for 5 Star multiple years in a row. Dave has sold 25.98x the number of single family homes as the average agent in the area. We have data on 337 of Dave’s transactions. Dave has worked with buyers 63% of the time, and has represented the seller in 126 recorded transactions. Here’s a little about Dave’s real estate experience: - Dave recently sold one home for $1,365,000. - this real estate agent is skilled in fast home sales: they have listings that have sold in as little as 0 days. - Dave is an agent who sells homes for top dollar. HomeLight has data on 66 transactions Dave has done in Bartlett. Dave ranks in the top 5% of agents in Bartlett. Dave has closed 63 more home sales than the average agent in the area.

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"Dave had a lot of homes for me to look at & I could contact him anytime. I found my home quickly af..."

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Condo Transactions
5
Single Family Home Transactions
40
Townhome Transactions
1
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  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Sharon Falco
Re/max Central Inc.
About Sharon

Considering her humble beginnings, it is hard to fathom her incredible success, yet it is simple to understand. Sharon is originally from Omaha, Nebraska where she lived in a bungalow with her parents, and five brothers and sisters. She learned quickly, that if you want to eat you need to get to the plate early. A lesson Sharon brings to the "table" even today. "In business, my customers always come first. Getting them where they need to be and when they need to be there is our number one priority." Sharon Falco, is perhaps, one of the worlds most recognized and successful real estate agents in history. She has won many awards locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally, selling almost 6,000 homes in every price range, neighborhood, and town in northwest Chicagoland! Sharon has had the privilege of helping thousands of families achieve their dream of homeownership. We are proud to say that the services we offer are second to none. We are proud of our team and the resources they bring to our clients. We look forward to assisting you with your home sale or purchase. Sharon Falco's unparalleled knowledge of the market allows her to negotiate and obtain the best prices and terms. Sharon and her Team strive for perfection for each and every client devoting all the time, energy and patience needed for a smooth transaction. Her clients best interest is her highest priority and always will be. Sharon's ability to customize a unique marketing plan for each home allows your home to be ahead of the competition. Using her premier marketing, Sharon has the ability to bring your listing into avenues that are sure to capture the attention of potential buyers. When we are done, we are sure you will be proud to call yourself another "Customer for Life" Visit The Sharon Falco Group’s website at sharonfalco.com

Single Family Home Transactions
31
Condo Transactions
3
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Find your perfect real estate agent in Carol Stream

Why you need a top real estate agent in Carol Stream, IL

There are 3,222 real estate agents in Carol Stream, IL right now. Properties are listed for 122 days on average. The difference in time spent on the market in Carol Stream, IL for top agents is 1.9x less than the time an average agent spends on a given housing transaction.

Top Seller's Agents

Sellers working with a top real estate agent in Carol Stream can make 5.3% more on their home sale and sell 57.34 days faster than the local average.

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Top Buyer's Agents

When you hire a top Carol Stream buyer’s agent, you’re getting the highest level of experience: They help 76.1% more buyers than the average agent, and save buyers $17,037 more.

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"HomeLight saved me the time to research on a reliable and trustworthy agent. My... agent responded to my inquiry immediately after I submitted my information. The entire process of selling my home was smooth and painless. Thank you HomeLight!"

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"HomeLight found a number of Realtors and provided a baseline for me to compare them. We were in a bit of a time crunch to sell and HomeLight made finding a local agent quick and easy."

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HomeLight Client

"HomeLight has been a great help... in helping me link up with the right realtor who effectively helped us purchase a very nice property below market value and also selling my existing property at a dollar rate which was not conceivable. "

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Find top real estate agents in cities near Carol Stream, IL

Elgin

Active Agents3,161
Time on Market62
Avg. Sale Price$208,075

Naperville

Active Agents4,319
Time on Market64
Avg. Sale Price$385,000

Streamwood

Active Agents2,416
Time on Market61
Avg. Sale Price$205,000

Elmhurst

Active Agents1,617
Time on Market72
Avg. Sale Price$407,250

St. Charles

Active Agents1,425
Time on Market72
Avg. Sale Price$291,500

Lombard

Active Agents2,338
Time on Market62
Avg. Sale Price$255,000

Hoffman Estates

Active Agents2,551
Time on Market67
Avg. Sale Price$260,000

Glen Ellyn

Active Agents1,488
Time on Market72
Avg. Sale Price$379,000

Schaumburg

Active Agents3,650
Time on Market58
Avg. Sale Price$215,001

Wheaton

Active Agents2,027
Time on Market64
Avg. Sale Price$325,000

Bartlett

Active Agents2,398
Time on Market60
Avg. Sale Price$272,000

Downers Grove

Active Agents2,549
Time on Market68
Avg. Sale Price$339,900

Frequently Asked Questions

What does a top real estate agent do?
Top real estate agents have more local expertise, prepare in-depth market analyses, and have industry connections that you can’t find by yourself. They know your neighborhood like the back of their hand and use their market knowledge to sell your home faster than the average agent and for money.
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What should you look for when interviewing a real estate agent in Carol Stream?
When you sell a house, your real estate agent becomes your business partner, financial advisor, and emotional support system. It’s crucial to partner with someone you trust, so make sure you’re looking for an agent who can answer all of your questions with confidence during the interview. During this process, you want to get to know the agent’s business and find out how well they know the area. You’re listening for things that signal experience, expertise in your community, and workload. Selling a home takes an enormous amount of work, so you need an agent who’s got a plan for prep, pricing, and marketing and who is ready to roll up their sleeves to get the job done.
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How important is it to hire a top real estate agent in Carol Stream?
Our data shows that the top 5% of listing agents sell homes for as much as (+9%) more than the average real estate agent. A great agent makes a difference when you buy a house, too: We’ve found that the top 5% of buyer's agents on average save their clients 2.5% more on their home purchase. So, whether you’re in the market to find your dream home or sell your house at a great price, the right agent matters. We encourage you to connect with a top real estate agent if you’re buying or selling a home in Carol Stream, IL.
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When is the right time to hire a real estate agent in Carol Stream?
The best window to contact an agent to sell your home is anywhere from three to six months in advance of your list date. When you start the search for an agent several months before hitting the market, there’s plenty of time to find the best agent, make key renovations, and market your home effectively, all of which are essential steps in selling your home for a great price. You can also hire an agent based on the best time to sell in Carol Stream to take advantage of seasonal and cyclical trends in the market. The right time to hire a real estate agent depends on the temperature of the housing market. For example, the best time to sell in Carol Stream is in May. And since it takes around 3 months to close on a home, you should list in February. We recommend that you hire a real estate agent as soon as you're thinking of selling your home. Generally speaking, that's anywhere from 3 to 6 months prior to your desired move date.
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What is the average real estate agent commission for agents in Carol Stream?
While individual real estate agent commissions do vary, most real estate agents work for 6% of the home price.
Why should I use HomeLight to find a Carol Stream real estate agent?
HomeLight analyzes all real estate agent in Carol Stream to bring you custom, unbiased, data-driven recommendations. We use actual home sales transaction data to compare Carol Stream real estate agent and will only introduce you to the top performing agents. They do not pay to advertise on our site and we do not pay to list them. To give you the best object recommendations, we consider things like: how fast a real estate agent sells, how many properties they work on, how much money they save or earn their clients, and what cities and neighborhoods they specialize in. You can trust that we’ll match you with the right agents for your needs.
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