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Lisa Wolf
Keller Williams North Shore West
About Lisa

Lisa Wolf, real estate broker and founder of wolfpartners REAL ESTATE serves all of the chicagoland area. wolfpartners REAL ESTATE team now consists of 9 team members - 4 licensed agents, home stager, and 4 team EA's/admins. The team's niche is staging every home they list to show beautifully and maximizing their sellers net. Also, because the team spans from the north to the south - they have the ability to serve their clients anywhere. At wolfpartners, our company’s core values are to always operate with integrity, passion, consistent communication, and a tenacious mission to achieve designedRESULTS. When partnering with us on this journey our main focus and mission is satisfying your home goals. Call us today and let the journey begin!

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"Kimberly was our agent and she was amazing in every way! Always available, always explained things ..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
230
Townhome Transactions
0
Condo Transactions
13
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 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
61
Condo Transactions
3
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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Matthew Lawrence
Re/max Showcase
About Matthew

Matthew Lawrence began his real estate career in 2004 with ReMax. He has been a Lake County resident for most of his adult life. His areas of expertise include residential investments and sales. As a Real Estate Broker for 10 plus years, he has been able to successfully meet the goals of his clients who are buying and selling homes in the constantly changing real estate markets. With his dynamic listing plan to get homes sold, he has been meeting and exceeding the expectations of his sellers with his astute attention to detail and strong negotiating skills. On the Buying end, his clients receive first class services that begin with a comprehensive education of the current market and prospects for resale. Matt''''s extensive network of lenders, short sale negotiators, attorneys and his partner Buyers Agents that are the leading experts for in their neighborhoods, are at your disposal. Matt is a broker that practices what he preaches in regards to successfully holding properties for passive income or reselling investment properties for High Returns! You will love our service and communication during the entire process.

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"Matthew Lawrence is the best realtor in town."

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Condo Transactions
6
Single Family Home Transactions
54
Townhome Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
NAR Certifications
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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
50
Condo Transactions
2
Townhome Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
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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.

Condo Transactions
5
Single Family Home Transactions
42
Townhome Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Jim Starwalt
Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Star Homes
About Jim

Jim Starwalt is the Broker Owner of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Star Homes and the team leader of The Jim Starwalt Team. With over 20 years of experience in the real estate industry as a top performing real estate agent, Jim can provide his clients with a superior level of real estate knowledge and advice. Partnering with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, Jim and his wife Susan have built a company that holds the standards of professionalism, ethics, integrity, dependability, commitment and hard work in high regard. A major focus of the company is in building relationships and giving back to the community. Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate is a company with a focus on lifestyle and community. In addition to being a local business owner, Jim Starwalt serves the community through his involvement with the Chamber of Commerce and a variety of charities. Licensed in both Illinois and Wisconsin, Jim is very familiar with the many local amenities, schools and attractions in the surrounding area. In addition to earning numerous real estate designations and awards, Jim is a state licensed instructor for real estate pre-licensing and continuing education classes. Since the beginning Jim and Susan Starwalt and Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Star Homes have sustained a pattern of solid growth, with two office locations in Lake County and McHenry County. Referrals and repeat business from satisfied clients have fueled this growth. When experience counts, you can count on Jim and his team.

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"Jim did a great job negotiating on price, was available to answer all of my questions and made the e..."

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Townhome Transactions
19
Single Family Home Transactions
250
Condo Transactions
8
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
NAR Certifications
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Robert Wisdom
RE/MAX Horizon
About Robert

Our business relationships are created through quality referral, generated from our past and present clients & we value the confidence you put into us in selling or buying one of the most important assets you'll ever have. Through referrals from friends, family, and clients, we believe in offering you a smooth real estate experience built around your needs. We hope this website may help you decide that we are the best real estate agents for all your real estate needs. We are here to help you in any way we can. Bob and Lisa Wisdom are both life-time residents born and raised in the area and attended the local schools K-12. They know this area hands down vs. their competition. We have over 25+ years experience in real estate. Let us help you make your next move the best ever!

Robert's reviews

"Have been a long time client of Team Wisdom, from start to finish they make selling and buying a bre..."

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Single Family Home Transactions
150
Condo Transactions
9
Townhome Transactions
2
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
NAR Certifications
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Jane Lee
RE/MAX Top Performers
About Jane

After nearly ten years of working as a highly-productive Sales Associate with RE/MAX, Jane achieved #1 Agent status in the Northern Illinois region. In 2000, she purchased her own RE/MAX Brokerage and formed her award-winning team of agents and industry experts, The Jane Lee Team. Jane leads more than 35 industry professionals, including decorated sales agents and administrative and support specialists who are experts in their areas of focus. Collectively, her team offers comprehensive representation in every area of real estate, specifically helping clients with luxury properties.

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"Jane and her team are amazing. I wouldn’t go with anyone else. "

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Single Family Home Transactions
470
Condo Transactions
27
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Top Negotiator 2019
NAR Certifications
REALTOR®
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Alexander Attiah
d'aprile properties
About Alexander

Actively involved in Real Estate since 1999 as an Investor - and Real Estate Broker since 2001 - Alex Attiah is a Real Estate GENERALIST servicing every facet of residential Real Estate, including buying, selling, investing, & managing investment properties. Alex started his real estate career with the CLIENT in mind and with the purpose of providing comprehensive & exceptional Real Estate & Property Management services, tailored to each Clients' needs. d'aprile properties offers a professional staff of Brokers, Agents, & Administrative Office Managers, who serve a large regional geographic area around Chicagoland, including Lake, Cook, McHenry, Du Page & Kane Counties, as well as the City of Chicago.

Single Family Home Transactions
43
Condo Transactions
2
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 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
200
Condo Transactions
10
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
  • Title & Escrow Specialist 2020
NAR Certifications
REALTOR®
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Find your perfect real estate agent in McHenry

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

Hiring a real estate agent is a big decision, and it can be an overwhelming process. HomeLight uses trusted data to simplify your search. For example, would you prefer a highly experienced top agent doing 1090 transactions a year, or the average agent who does 216 transactions a year? It’s probably a no brainer. Let’s see what kind of time and money you could save with a top McHenry agent!

Top Seller's Agents

The top 3% of seller's agents in McHenry sell 1.8x more homes in the same area as an average agent. They also make 5.6% more on their clients' home sales.

Sale Price / List Price (%)

Days on Market
Lower is better

Homes Sold / Yr


Top Buyer's Agents

McHenry's top 3% of buyer's agents save their clients 52.8% more on their home purchases and transact 1.5x more in the same area when compared to average agents.

Condos Sold / Yr

Homes Purchased / Yr

Sale Price / List Price (%)
Lower is better

Ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in McHenry, IL

Top Agents
4.5 stars
Avg. Agents
4.4 stars

Top real estate agents in McHenry score an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars, compared to the typical McHenry agent who scores only 4.4 stars. We collect the latest ratings and reviews of top real estate agents in McHenry and update them here to show you what their past clients have to say.

Recent reviews for McHenry real estate agents and REALTORS

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Anna Hartlaub
Zamudio Realty Group
Oct 09, 2020

“Esther was amazing. She went through the house and gave me recommendations on getting my house team to put on market. She also kept in touch about progress of the repairs and helped with the contractors requiring access to the house. She properly accessed the market and I had a offer/contract withi...“

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Michelle Reed
ReMax Properties
Nov 18, 2020

“Coya has been in real estate for many years now and between years of experience and being a broker/owner, she has a vast knowledge of how to sell houses. She guides her clients through all stages of the sale process, including staging the house to look it’s best for open houses and showings to pre-...“

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Greg F
Keller Williams Success Realty
Dec 25, 2020

“Shannon needs another 5 star review like Michael Phelps needs another gold medal. However, I cannot imagine working with a better real estate agent. She made us feel like we were her only client with her quick responses to every concern we had. She did a nice job of negotiating on our behalf, and co...“

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Gail t
HomeSmart Connect
Mar 15, 2021

“I thought he knew the area well and worked with me to sell my house. When I needed more time to get ready or limit the hours for shoring because of my work schedule at home he listened to my needs. He shared his opinion, but left final decisions to me. He also did not pressure me to sign a contract as other agents had. “

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Kathy Stramaglia
Keller Williams Success Realty
Jul 23, 2021

“Shannon is very unethical. She accepted us as tenants for her townhouse she was renting out , told us we are the perfect tenants after running our credit and criminal history. We cancelled our application at another place and lost our deposit because of her. She had us get a cashiers check made out...“

"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 Client

"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 McHenry, IL

Buffalo Grove

Active Agents2,437
Time on Market67
Avg. Sale Price$291,000

Huntley

Active Agents1,453
Time on Market64
Avg. Sale Price$260,000

Woodstock

Active Agents1,061
Time on Market66
Avg. Sale Price$200,000

Waukegan

Active Agents1,321
Time on Market62
Avg. Sale Price$147,000

Palatine

Active Agents3,497
Time on Market66
Avg. Sale Price$250,000

Lake in the Hills

Active Agents1,587
Time on Market60
Avg. Sale Price$225,000

Elgin

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

Arlington Heights

Active Agents3,409
Time on Market68
Avg. Sale Price$305,000

Streamwood

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

Crystal Lake

Active Agents2,040
Time on Market64
Avg. Sale Price$230,000

Hoffman Estates

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

Algonquin

Active Agents1,850
Time on Market64
Avg. Sale Price$248,000

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