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Top Chicago real estate agents

In Chicago, IL, the top 3% real estate agents in your area can buy and sell homes in 58.83 days faster than their competitors. The best Chicago real estate agents help you navigate the housing market in the third largest city in the country.

"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."

Jacob D.

Why you need a top real estate agent in Chicago, IL

Top real estate agents in Chicago, IL have 449.61 more transactions than average agents in the city and they sell in fewer than 58.83 days. The average Chicago real estate agent have homes stay on the market an average of 121 days.

Top Seller's Agents

Need to sell your home in Chicago? Find a top Chicago real estate agent who can sell your studio downtown or your single-family home in Oak Park for 7.9% more than the average agent.

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Top Buyer's Agents

Top real estate agents in Chicago, IL can help homebuyers save on their purchase. The best real estate agents in Chicago transact 1.8x more than the average agent and save $55,114 on a home purchase.

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Meet top real estate agents who focus on these Chicago neighborhoods

Near North Side

Active Agents6,424
Time on Market113
Avg. Sale Price$637,451

Right between Lake Michigan and the Chicago River, Chicago's Near North Side is a popular destination with a trendy nightlife and a beautiful waterfront views. With Victorian buildings scattered among skyscrapers, locals and visitors will find a mix of modern and traditional in this neighborhood.


Active Agents5,696
Time on Market100
Avg. Sale Price$454,693

Above Lincoln Park and the place of Wrigley Field, Lakeview is home to the Chicago Cubs, Lincoln Park Zoo, Playground Theater, and other notable destinations that residents and tourists both enjoy.

West Town

Active Agents5,571
Time on Market95
Avg. Sale Price$483,910

A more suburban neighborhood, West Town is close to downtown Chicago while boasting a residential community. With live music in the summer and an abundance of local artists, West Town is cultural and trendy for longtime locals and newcomers.

"The young lady... who handled the sale of the home was energetic, positive and attentive to detail and keeping us updated. She sold in 1 month. Thanks for the recommendation; HomeLight was fast and easy to use, and led me to a successful sale."

Cris M.

"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. "

Rahul S.

"We had a great experience finding an agent through HomeLight. HomeLight had excellent customer service and very quick turnaround time when we had questions. I would absolutely recommend this company to anyone looking to buy or sell their home."

Lisa A.

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