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Top Central Park real estate agents

Here's what you can expect when working with the top 3% of the 31 active real estate agents in Central Park, Rockford, IL: the top Central Park, Rockford real estate agents can sell your home 21.38 days faster than the local average, save up to $9,238 on a home purchase, and make $1,056 more on a home sale when compared to the average agent.

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See how 11 of the top REALTORS® and real estate agents in Central Park, Rockford stack up

Toni Vanderheyden
Keller Williams Realty Signature
About Toni

Toni VanderHeyden is the founder and team leader for Sold On Toni powered by Keller Williams Realty Signature in Loves Park, Illinois. Toni started the team, Sold On Toni, in 2006. Since then, she has served her real estate clients with one goal: to help them make smart real estate decisions. To combat the status quo, she placed an emphasis on building a team of specialists focused on one area of expertise each. As a result, her team is able to represent 50 times the sales of the average real estate agent. Most importantly, her clients are happy, they are real estate smart, and they refer Toni and her team to their friends. Toni is a wife, a mother, a grammy, entrepreneur, Realtor, investor, and coach. After many, many years in business in the Stateline area, she has learned an important concept: Let each individual on our team do what they enjoy, and it won’t ever feel like work. That’s why we are a team. We want you Sold On Toni, too!

Single Family Home Transactions
510
Condo Transactions
15
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Producer 2019
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Fidel Batres
Keller Williams
About Fidel

Fidel is a real estate agent with Key Realty.

Single Family Home Transactions
180
Condo Transactions
0
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Sells Homes Fast 2019
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
NAR Certifications
REALTOR®
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Lisa Ellis
eXp Realty
About Lisa

I am a highly motivated Realtor with a genuine interest in helping people. I listen to your needs and execute a plan to deliver the results you desire. I believe in constant communication, prompt responses, and utilizing the most advanced technology systems to keep your home in front of potential buyers. Using my 16+ years of marketing experience, I get homes sold for the best price in the least amount of time! No other agent will work harder for you! I love being a Realtor and appreciate the opportunity to help people with their number one need in life, buying or selling a home!

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"Great pointed us in the right directions offered assistance when asked and was always proactive grea..."

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Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
27
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Move Safe Certified 2020
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Dean Tubekis
Coldwell Banker Residential
About Dean

Dean Tubekis is a highly accomplished Real Estate Broker with over 20 years of knowledge and experience. He has a long list of achievements including being the #1 agent in his previous office for over 10 consecutive years. Dean has a wall full of trophies and awards yet his approach remains the same – open and easy to work with putting client needs first. Having grown up in the Barrington area, his thorough knowledge of the community qualifies him to understand current market conditions and dynamics of a neighborhood. His skill in pricing, awareness of competitive properties and comprehensive marketing strategies make all the difference in helping you buy or sell your property.

Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
78
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
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REALTOR®
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Jesse Dabson
Key Realty Inc
About Jesse

Jesse is a real estate agent with Key Realty Inc in Rockford, Illinois and has been in the real estate business for 14 years. Jesse's coverage area includes Rockford, Machesney Park, Belvidere, Loves Park, Poplar Grove and Pecatonica. HomeLight ranks Jesse as one of the top 20% of agents in Rockford for successfully selling homes and as one of the top agents for selling homes fast. Our database shows that Jesse has completed 58 transactions since 2013, representing the buyer in 72% of those transactions and the seller in 28% of them. Jesse has transacted in Rockford more than any other area helping to buy or sell 32 homes including a 4 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom single family home on May 15, 2017 which sold for $96,500 and a 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom single family home on June 02, 2015 which sold for $288,000.

Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
18
TIC Transactions
0
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Tammy Engel
Re/max Classic
About Tammy

We are focused on providing you with the best results and service in the industry. We listen carefully to understand your real estate goals and work hard to create solutions that make sense for you. Whether you are new to the market or an experienced investor, we have the expertise, proven track record, and resources to help you achieve your real estate goals. As is often said, real estate is about location, location, location. We have extensive knowledge of the Genoa, IL area and can help you find the right home for you or the right buyer for your home.

Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
44
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2020
  • Top Producer 2020
  • Top Negotiator 2019
  • Top Producer 2019
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Gilbert Bleidorn
REMAX Property Source
About Gilbert

Gilbert works under REMAX Property Source. Gilbert has worked as a real estate agent for 31 years. Gilbert has won the award for Remax Executive Club . Gilbert has sold 6.93x the number of single family homes as the average agent in the area. We have data on 70 of Gilbert’s transactions. Gilbert has worked with sellers 77% of the time, and has represented the buyer in 29 recorded transactions. Here’s a little about Gilbert’s real estate experience: - Gilbert recently sold one home for $255,000. - Gilbert’s fastest selling home sold in 30 days. - this real estate agent sold 30% more homes this year than they did last year. Gilbert has completed 27 transactions in Belvidere. HomeLight considers this real estate agent a closer because they have sold 21 more homes than the average agent in the area.

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"Went through 3 Real Estate agents prior to Gil, and It was excuse after excuse as to why they couldn..."

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Richard Eckburg
Key Realty Inc
About Richard

Richard is a real estate agent with Key Realty Inc. Richard is a single family home expert. We have data on 210 of Richard’s transactions. This real estate agent most often represents the seller (91% of the time), but they also have experience representing the buyer side of transactions, with 48 deals recorded. Here’s what we know about Richard’s work: - Richard recently sold one home for $325,000. - this real estate agent is skilled in fast home sales: they have listings that have sold in as little as 8 days. HomeLight has data on 178 transactions Richard has done in Rockford. Richard has closed 153 more home sales than the average agent in the area.

Single Family Home Transactions
39
Condo Transactions
0
TIC Transactions
0
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Herbert Straus
Keller Williams Team Realty
About Herbert

Herbert Straus, with Keller Williams, is among the top-producing agents in the Chicagoland area. With over 20 years of real estate related experience, Herb possesses extensive knowledge of the market, a trusted reputation with clients and networking partners, and uncompromising professionalism. His expertise as a former builder allows him to lend a good eye to both buyers and sellers. He also specializes in helping investors find rentals or properties to fix and flip. Herb is an active member of the Keller Williams Agent Leadership Council, a prestigious team of agents who are the top performers in their local market center. In addition to this leadership, Herb is also the recipient of the Platinum Award, which recognizes exceptional customer service and overall client satisfaction. His ability to listen and understand his client's needs has allowed him to continuously achieve his client's goals and surpass their expectations. Herb is the guy you can trust to get the job done for you!

Condo Transactions
0
Single Family Home Transactions
31
TIC Transactions
0
Achievements
  • Sells Homes Fast 2020
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Nestor Apreda
Apreda Real Estate Services
About Nestor

Nestor is a real estate agent with Apreda Real Estate Services. Nestor is a single family home expert. We’ve recorded data for 255 of Nestor’s transactions. This real estate agent most often represents the buyer (82% of the time), but they also have experience representing the seller side of transactions, with 53 deals recorded. Here’s what we know about Nestor’s work: - Nestor has sold homes for as much as $339,000. - this real estate agent is skilled in fast home sales: they have listings that have sold in as little as 14 days. - this real estate agent is on a home selling roll: their transaction history shows that they have sold 54% more homes this year than last. HomeLight has data on 179 transactions Nestor has done in Rockford. Nestor ranks in the top 10% of agents in Rockford. Nestor has closed 154 more home sales than the average agent in the area.

Single Family Home Transactions
34
TIC Transactions
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Townhome Transactions
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Find your perfect real estate agent in Central Park, Rockford

Why you need a top real estate agent in Central Park, Rockford, 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 1427 transactions a year, or the average agent who does 245 transactions a year? It’s probably a no brainer. Let’s see what kind of time and money you could save with a top Central Park, Rockford agent!

Top Seller's Agents

Top seller's agents in Central Park, Rockford make clients 4.9% more dollars, sell homes in 21.38 days more efficiently, and work with 1.8x as many homes as the average real estate agent in the same city.

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Top Buyer's Agents

Top agents in Central Park, Rockford help 1.8x more buyers than average agents, and save you 72.4% more money.

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Lower is better

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