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Top Chicago Ridge real estate agents

HomeLight crunches the numbers of 1,406 active real estate agents in Chicago Ridge, IL to find the best ones. Chicago Ridge's top 3% of real estate agents move homes off the market in 64 days, compared to the 117-day local average, and sell for $8,543 more than the average agent.

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Danielle Moy
@properties
About Danielle

Danielle Moy's number one priority is the quality of product she brings to her clients. One of Danielle's biggest attributes is that she always keeps her client's best interest first. Being a very motivated individual, Danielle has become a top-producer in the company. Strong negotiation skills and extensive knowledge of the market are some of the great features that has propelled Danielle forward. Whether selling, purchasing or investing in a home, Danielle will guarantee that buying or selling a home will be a great experience for her clients.

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"Danielle is highly recommended. Excellent with communication and an absolute pleasure to work with...."

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0
Single Family Home Transactions
230
Townhome Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2021
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Sells Homes Fast 2021
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2021
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Joanna Lewkowicz
Boutique Home Realty
About Joanna

Joanna Lewkowicz - Broker Owner and Team Leader of The Joanna Para Team The Joanna Para Team stands out as one of the top Real Estate Brokers throughout the Southwest Chicago, Southwest Suburbs and Northwest Indiana. We realize that there is much more to selling a home than just listing it on the MLS, displaying photos online and placing a sign in the front yard. By getting to know our clients and their needs, we build a trusting and lasting relationship. What also sets us apart from other agents is that we work together, have developed an unmatched marketing system and go the extra mile to produce results that satisfy our clients. All this while still providing premium service, communication and accessibility. Our experienced team is committed to you on this journey of selling your home. We look forward to working with you. The Team Leader - Joanna Lewkowicz - was recently named one of The Top Chicagoland Agents and received the "Five Star Professional" award in 2018. She was also featured by Top Agent Magazine as one of the top producing and most accomplished agents in the Chicago area is a 2016 front runner in Sales Volume and Transactions within United Real Estate Nationwide. She came to the United States from Poland in 1999 and in 2005 decided to pursue her career in real estate. Joanna serves southwest Chicago and the surrounding suburbs with residential real estate services. She believes in constantly educating herself so she can better help her clients. "I get a lot of satisfaction from helping people realize their dreams of owning a home," she says. She is an Accredited Buyer Representative, Seller Representative Specialist, Seniors Real Estate Specialist, Military Relocation Specialist and holds designations as both a Foreclosure and Short Sale Specialist as well as Residential Property Manager and Staging Consultant. Being in real estate for over 13 years Joanna has seen both good and bad times in this industry and has done hundreds of deals for clients where she always put their needs ahead of her own. Her clients know they come first and they like the fact that she is involved every step of the way. It's clear Joanna is involved in every aspect of her chosen career, but there's one thing she really loves that stands above the rest. "I feel honored to be witnessing major milestones in people's lives," she says. "Whether it's guiding a first-time home buyer through the excitement of their purchase, or helping a seller who is really looking forward to moving on and into their next home, being a part of those big decisions is very rewarding." Joanna truly loves what she does and is always looking to help her clients with their real estate needs. Specialties: Residential Home Sales, Foreclosures, Short Sales, Estate Sales, Relocation, New Construction, Listings, Buyers, Divorce Sales, Probate Sales, First Time Home Buyers, Upgrade/Downsize Buyers and Sellers, Seniors, Absentee / out of area Sellers, Recreational Properties, Second Homes. Areas of Expertise: Southwest Suburbs- all Cook, DuPage and Will counties and City of Chicago, Northwest Indiana Education: ABR - Accreddited Buyer's Representative, SRS - Seller Representative Specialist, CSC - Certified Staging Consultant, CNE - Certified Negotiation Expert, SFR - Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource Certified, CRPM - Certified Residential Property Manager, SRES - Senior Real Estate Specialist, MRP - Military Relocation Professional, Institute of Luxury Home Marketing Member, C-RETS - Certified Real Estate Team Specialist Professional Associations: Volunteer at YPN Committee at Mainstreet Organization of REALTORS, Member of Government Affairs South Committee at Mainstreet Organization of REALTORS, Member of NAR, MLS, Mainstreet Association of Realtors, Greater Northwest Indiana Association or Realtors, Zillow.com Premier Agent, and Trulia.com Top Agent Award Recipient.

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"Great experience! We bought 3 properties with her and i am looking forward for many more! She is gr..."

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21
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Kimberly Wirtz
CENTURY 21 Affiliated
About Kimberly

My success in real estate is attributed to experience, professionalism and commitment to service in many areas throughout Northern Illinois. I have been a licensed REALTOR® since 1992. I possess an extensive knowledge of the many cities and towns I service. I share that knowledge with my clients in an effort to make their home buying or selling experience a comfortable one. I take pride in my attention to detail and put all my efforts into understanding the needs of my clients. I constantly educate myself on the latest trends in the marketplace. It is my goal to extend the "royal treatment" to my clients all the time. Every telephone call or email received by me is returned in a very timely manner. I extend, prompt, courteous and professional service to all. Buying or selling a home should be a memorable and pleasant experience. Real estate is one of the most exciting investments one can make. I promise to be here for all of my clients in any way possible in order to assure a very pleasant experience.

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"Kim is a very knowledgeable agent! She responded to all of my calls in a timely fashion. She is a ve..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
200
Condo Transactions
0
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • null 2021
  • Top Negotiator 2021
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Mary Wallace
Coldwell Banker
About Mary

Mary Wallace has been a Realtor since 2003 helping thousands of clients buy, sell & lease real estate. She is licensed in Illinois and Wisconsin. Mary has received numerous awards as well as remaining in the top 10 Realtors in Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/NRT North America for several years. Some of the most notable accolades are listed below: #1 Realtor in Oak Lawn since 2008 Recognized by Crain's Chicago Business as one of their Most Notable Residential Real Estate Brokers, 2019 Chicago Agent Magazine's Agent Choice Award, MVP for the Suburbs, 2018 Ranked #3 Realtor in North America for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/NRT for closed sales in 2018 Awarded #1 Realtor in North America for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/NRT for closed sales in 2013 and 2017 Realtor Magazine 30 Under 30 Award Recipient in 2007, featured on the front cover Real Trends Ranked 46th Realtor in the United States, as featured in the Wall Street Journal for 2018 closed sales America's Best Ranked #3 Top Realtor for IL, 2018 and #1 for 2017 for closed sales Chicago Agent Magazine's Agent Choice Award, MVP for the Suburbs, 2018 Awarded #1 Realtor in North America for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/NRT for closed sales in 2013 and 2017 Realtor Magazine Guest Editor in 2013 Rookie of the Year for the Southwest Region of Coldwell Banker, 2004 Client centered seller service with an emphasis on incredible marketing Regardless of market conditions, Mary continues to to dedicate herself to creating a strategic plan to help clients sell their homes for the most money possible. Mary works incredibly hard for her clients by providing them with an in-depth knowledge of the real estate market, customized ideas to prepare their home for sale with a variety of vendors to help, professional wide angle high definition photography, virtual tours, full color brochures, a full time office staff to provide clients with the service they deserve, weekly updates, a high percentage of feedback from showings, social media marketing and advertising on hundreds of real estate websites. Mary offers her 16+ years of experience to help each step of the way. Mary puts an emphasis on communication and makes herself available for all of her clients whenever they need assistance. Each Realtor varies considerably in terms of service and results. Realtors vary based on marketing skills, technological expertise, knowledge of areas, quality of service to clients, and willingness to spend time as well as money in order to market your home correctly. Every Realtor is not the same and the difference could mean more money in your pocket. When you see Mary's listing presentation in person, you will see why Mary is able to sell so many homes for such great price. Contact Mary for a free seller consultation. Customized Buyer Service Our goal as a buyer's agent is to provide the hand holding and guidance needed to ensure you have a great experience. We want to get to know you and your needs so we can find you the best place possible to call home. We use our guidance and knowledge of the market to identify properties you may like. We will provide you with recent sales so you can make an educated offer. We use our negotiation skills and strategies to guide you through the offer making process. Once we are under contract, we are with you each step of the way from the inspection to closing. We are available to answer all of your questions. It's our responsibility to look after your best interests, and we will do so at no cost to you as a buyer.

Mary's reviews

"Totally wonderful experience!! "

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Single Family Home Transactions
150
Townhome Transactions
0
Achievements
  • null 2021
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2021
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Dave Shalabi
Re/max Synergy
About Dave

I love helping my clients! Whether you're looking to sell or buy a home in the Southwest Suburbs or Chicagoland at large, my awesome team and I have the market knowledge and experience to help. We excel in both the residential and commercial sectors, and specialize in helping sellers shorten their market times and buyers land the best possible sales prices. I have always believed in providing the best client experience possible. It's why I proudly rank as one of the top real estate professionals in the Chicagoland area. We are proud of our achievements thus far, and look forward to helping with any of your real estate needs.

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"It was a pleasure to work with Dave in selling our home. He was responsive and accessible throughout..."

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0
Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
72
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  • null 2021
  • Top Negotiator 2021
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Top Negotiator 2020
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Kristi Turn
KW Preferred Realty
About Kristi

Kristi is a real estate agent with KW Preferred Realty. Kristi focuses on properties located in all of Cook & Will county. Chicago, Bolingbrook, Orland Park, Homer Glen, Crestwood, New Lenox, Palos Park, Palos Heights, etc. Kristi typically represents sellers and buyers.

Kristi's reviews

"Was absolutely perfect!"

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0
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0
Single Family Home Transactions
47
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  • null 2021
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
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Amelia Bodie
Keller Williams Preferred Realty
About Amelia

Real estate is my passion, my career, and what I really want to do in life! I'm not in this for a quick buck, I am in this for the every day challenges. I want to make my clients happy and have fun searching for their new home or selling their current home. This is the biggest buy/sale any person will have in his/her lifetime, so why not make it a fun, smooth, and easy transaction when working with me! Just shoot me a text, email, or call, and we can begin our real estate relationship!

Single Family Home Transactions
70
Condo Transactions
0
TIC Transactions
0
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  • null 2021
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2021
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Robert Kroll
Century 21 Pride Realty
About Robert

We are Century 21 Pride’s #1 Agents for over 16 years in a row. We earned Century 21s Quality Service Award for the last 16 years. We are 5 Star Premier Agents on Zillow with over 80 Reviews! We do what it takes to make sure our client has a great experience and a successful closing of their home, Specializing in getting homes sold in Mokena, New Lenox, Frankfort, Orland Park, Tinley Park, Homer Glen, Lockport, Lemont, Manhattan and all surrounding towns. Top selling agents in the Lincoln-Way area. #1 team for Century 21 in Illinois. If you are looking for the BEST service when buying or selling the biggest investment in your life, trust no one else! Bob & Teresa Kroll will make this process seamless!

Robert's reviews

"Very unprofessional and biased to say the very least. Real estate practices are unethical."

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130
Condo Transactions
0
TIC Transactions
0
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  • null 2021
  • Sells Homes Fast 2021
  • Top Producer 2021
  • Top Negotiator 2021
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
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Kevin Burke
Re/max 10
About Kevin

In representing his clients with a high level of personalized service, Kevin Burke conducts himself with the utmost professionalism to deliver impressive results. In helping clients in the Southwest Chicago Suburbs real estate market to find their dream home or sell their special residence, Kevin takes every measure to assure that all of his client’s goals are achieved. He is very astute and through his clear understanding of the current regional trends, Kevin is able to consistently identify key opportunities for his clients. His attention to detail, consistent follow through and determination to indulge his clients with first class service sets him apart. His wealth of real estate expertise clearly allows him to skillfully advise his clients in making balanced decisions about their real estate investment. Whether it’s establishing a marketing plan, showings for a property, or a review of the technical points of the transaction, Kevin works to ensure that the client’s needs are thoroughly attended to. When working with sellers, Kevin is exceptionally creative in developing a dynamic and well-organized marketing strategy utilizing staging services and professionally produced marketing and sales materials that clearly accentuate each property’s specific features. Sellers greatly appreciate how he helps them prepare and properly market their home to appeal to the realm of prospective buyers. When working with buyers, Kevin carefully takes the time and attention to evaluate and prioritize his client’s goals so that he may skillfully find a home that meets their budget and lifestyle requirements. Through his skillfulness and expertise, Kevin delivers impressive results. He is very thorough in providing constant communication about each important detail of the transaction. He is always extremely attentive, accessible and responds promptly to his clients. His clients find him to be always quick to get on the phone or respond by a timely text or email. He always strives to negotiate the best terms for his clients and when met with a tough challenge, Kevin is very creative, strategic and skillful in working through the issues. His clients are truly appreciative of how responsive Kevin is to their needs and recognize him as a true advocate who is dedicated to providing exceptional expertise and professional representation.

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"Kevin is a great real estate agent. I have used him on several occasions - both in they buyng and se..."

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  • Top Negotiator 2021
  • Top Producer 2020
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Dean Rouso
Baird & Warner Real Estate
About Dean

A former Member of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Realtors, Dean Rouso has served the real estate industry in countless ways. In 2010 and 2011, he was President of Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) — one of the nation’s largest Multiple Listing Services, with more than 35,000 members. He is also the past President of the Mainstreet Organization of REALTORS® (MORe) the sixth largest Realtor Association in the nation with more than 14,000 members. Additional past roles include the board of directors for the LaGrange Business Association of which he also served as president in 2001. Rouso underwent intensive formal training in negotiation strategy and skills, and he continues to make it a priority to attend numerous continuing education courses in negotiations. Over the past 14 years in La Grange and La Grange Park, Rouso has very successfully negotiated more than $327 million dollars of real estate for more than 1000 buyers and sellers. Rouso takes a consultative approach in helping his team’s seller and buyer clients discuss the most effective and efficient options available for meeting their goals. He and his clients design a personalized strategy that will result in the most beneficial client property sale or purchase based on using the power of the “Team” approach. Aside from staying on the cutting edge of the fast-moving real estate industry, Rouso focuses on designing innovative marketing plans for his seller’s properties that yield them the greatest price the market will offer. He uses his vast knowledge of the real estate marketplace to help families and individuals buy homes, sell homes, and take care of the details of their relocation.

Single Family Home Transactions
1
Condo Transactions
0
Townhome Transactions
0
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Find your perfect real estate agent in Chicago Ridge

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

Chicago Ridge has 1,406 active real estate agents, but how do you know which one is right for you? The top 3% of real estate agents in Chicago Ridge move homes 53.74 days faster than the average agent and work 956.75 more properties.

Top Seller's Agents

Top seller's agents, when compared again the average real estate agent in Chicago Ridge, sell 1.8x the number of homes and sell them 53.74 days faster.

Sale Price / List Price (%)

Days on Market
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Homes Sold / Yr


Top Buyer's Agents

The top real estate agents in Chicago Ridge help buy 1.8x more homes than average agents in the same area. Top agents, on average, also save home buyers $19,915 during the buying process.

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Homes Purchased / Yr

Sale Price / List Price (%)
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Ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Chicago Ridge, IL

Top Agents
4.7 stars
Avg. Agents
4.4 stars

Top real estate agents in Chicago Ridge score an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, compared to the typical Chicago Ridge agent who scores only 4.4 stars. We collect the latest ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in Chicago Ridge and update them here to show you what their past clients have to say.

"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.

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. "

Rahul S.

HomeLight Client

"After 2 years of trying to sell our mixed-use commercial building with 5 different brokers, we decided to take a chance with HomeLight. A week after being connected... we had multiple offers and accepted a cash offer over asking price. "

Jane O.

HomeLight Client

Find top real estate agents in cities near Chicago Ridge, IL

Chicago

Active Agents26,454
Time on Market67
Avg. Sale Price$292,900

Orland Park

Active Agents2,752
Time on Market63
Avg. Sale Price$259,000

Tinley Park

Active Agents2,565
Time on Market61
Avg. Sale Price$210,000

Lansing

Active Agents1,335
Time on Market66
Avg. Sale Price$127,500

Bolingbrook

Active Agents3,221
Time on Market61
Avg. Sale Price$232,000

Elmhurst

Active Agents1,622
Time on Market72
Avg. Sale Price$407,250

Lombard

Active Agents2,340
Time on Market62
Avg. Sale Price$255,000

Oak Lawn

Active Agents2,621
Time on Market66
Avg. Sale Price$185,000

Lockport

Active Agents1,571
Time on Market63
Avg. Sale Price$219,000

Berwyn

Active Agents1,830
Time on Market68
Avg. Sale Price$229,900

Oak Park

Active Agents2,011
Time on Market75
Avg. Sale Price$336,000

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 Chicago Ridge?
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 Chicago Ridge?
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 Chicago Ridge, IL.
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When is the right time to hire a real estate agent in Chicago Ridge?
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 Chicago Ridge 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 Chicago Ridge 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 Chicago Ridge?
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 Chicago Ridge real estate agent?
HomeLight analyzes all real estate agent in Chicago Ridge to bring you custom, unbiased, data-driven recommendations. We use actual home sales transaction data to compare Chicago Ridge 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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