For over 35 years I have been asking both buyers and sellers of real estate about their goals, where they are in life, and what they envision their future to be. We then focus on a plan to accomplish exactly that. I understand the process, which can be complicated and challenging. Using my knowledge of the industry, my aim is to navigate the transaction with the least amount of frustration possible to clients. Lifetime negotiation skills help accomplish this.
Market condition knowledge in both Arizona and Chicagoland markets.
Actively licensed in both states. Assisted in Illinois by Laura Arnett at Baird & Warner, a successful partnership for over 25 years.
Strong interest in architecture (particularly mid-century modern properties).
Former ownership in Flying Saucers, a vintage resale shop selling household furnishings and related items from the 1950s-1970s.
Avid car collector specializing in researching properties to meet those particular needs.
With partner John Dales ownership of over 100 vehicles has occurred in the past 25 years, including buying, improving, enjoying, touring, showing, and selling! Auctions and events throughout the country are on the calendar.
Rehab/Remodeling & investing experience in buying and flipping properties in both Phoenix and Illinois.
Concentration on neighborhood trends and attributes in determining future desirability.
Free time is spent pursuing all the interests mentioned above, as well as cherishing the companionship of John & Porsche (an aging Jack Russell Terrier rescue). Hiking, enjoying friends and family, and finding new restaurants are all part of daily pursuits.