More than 350 brokers attended One Magnificent Meeting today at DePaul University. KoenigRubloff CEO Nancy Nagy and President Michael Pierson started the meeting by sharing timely market updates before business coach Doug Smith took the floor for his fourth presentation to our company this year. Today he shared his thoughts on making a plan to succeed. To view photos from today’s event, please visit our Facebook page or click here.
1490 Lake Road, a Lake Forest listing from the Lyon Martini Group, has been featured in Sun-Times Splash in a story about homes with extraordinary outdoor gardens. The six bedroom, six-full and three-half bath estate also boasts a Christopher Peacock designed gourmet kitchen, 22-foot cathedral ceilings, outdoor swimming pool, pool house and coach house. To see the entire article, please click here.
In an in-depth look at the real estate market through Managing Brokers’ eyes, Chicago Agent Magazine interviewed Vice President and Gold Coast and Mag Mile Managing Broker Jeani Jernstedt. Jeani weighs in on everything from how Millennials will impact home buying and selling, to Chicago versus East and West Coast real estate trends. Great insight Jeani! To read the entire article, please click here.
In an article about KoenigRubloff’s recent recognition at the BHHS National Convention in Las Vegas, RISMedia discussed KoenigRubloff’s rank as the #3 Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices brokerage in the nation, up from # 7! Additionally, the article details KoenigRubloff as the # 1 brokerage in the Midwest, as well as individual agent awards for Jeff Lowe and the Lowe Group, Mario Greco and the MG Group, and Joanne Nemerovski was recognized as the #1 agent in the Midwest Region. The Mag Mile office was also recognized as the one of the top 10 offices in the country! To read the entire article, please click here.
Brad Lippitz, of our Chicago Broadway office, was mentioned in Crain’s Chicago Business for his listing at 1302 N. Ritchie Court. The four bedroom, four full and two half bath Gold Coast row house dates back to the 19th century and has a newly installed elevator and a rooftop terrace. To read the entire article, please click here.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff’s Mag Mile, Gold Coast, Lincoln Park | Clybourn, and Lincoln Park | Clark offices have all ranked in the top 15 real estate offices in Illinois for production in 2014, according to Midwest Real Estate Data®. Congratulations to our agents and staff members in each branch! To read more about this exciting news, please click here.
Susan O’Connor Davis, an agent in our Gold Coast office, has been mentioned in Crain’s Chicago Business for her listing at 4833 S. Woodlawn Avenue in Kenwood, which has been chosen Crain’s “Luxury Home of the Week”! The eight-bedroom, three full and two half bath home is a historical landmark within the Kenwood neighborhood of Chicago. Designed in 1903 by WG Barfield, the residence has over 6,000-square feet of living and is located on an oversized lot. To read the entire article, please click here. Plus, Susan also has a book and blog about Chicago’s historic Hyde Park residences. You can check it out here!
Lincoln Park | Clybourn Broker Natasha Motev and Lincoln Park | Clark Street VP/Managing Broker Dennis Dooley are both featured in a recent DNAinfo Chicago story. The article focuses on the development of several luxury, single family homes in Lincoln Park. Both Natasha and Dennis note that the trend for building “mega mansions” is growing, giving rise to builders searching for prime real estate to expand luxury inventory. Please click here to read the entire story.
Our Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group Harbor Country office, located in New Buffalo, Michigan, will be getting a fresh space come the New Year. In January, the office will be moving to 30 West Buffalo Street, just next door to its current location. The new space will be nearly double in size, feature a fresh design and have improved resources for clients! The Michigan City News-Dispatch interviewed CEO Nancy Nagy on the move. You can read the details here.
We are pleased to announce that 68 Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group sales professionals received the 2014 Chicago Five Star Real Estate Agent award! Five Star Professional provides independent client satisfaction research on the performance of service professionals. Research was conducted with consumers, industry peers and leaders to identify service professionals who scored highest in overall satisfaction. Recipients were announced in a special section in the October issue of Chicago magazine.
Gold Coast – Beth Gomez, Ro Lebedow, and Michael Rosenblum
Mag Mile – Eileen Brennan, Roberta Brennan, Sharon Burge, Mary Ann Genellie, Kay Goldberg, Minnette Howard-Tiedeman, Brad Lippitz, Jennifer Teadt Long, Janet Owen, and Allyn Rawling
Lincoln Park Clark – Cara Buffa, Michael Giliano, Joanne Nemerovski, and Annemarie Stramacchia
Lincoln Park Clybourn – Roberta Brennan, Lori Bruce, Jennifer Bumbu, Mario Greco, Gwen Hughes, David Hunt, Alice Jordan, Ted Kuhlmann, Ivona Kutermankiewicz, Charlotte Newberger, Stephen Northey, and Michael Shenfeld
Deerfield – Barbara Roseman
Glen Ellyn – Cynthia Buchholz, Gaylyn Genovesi, Ava Gizzo, Frank Grabowski, Chris Lukins, Jodiann Paras, and Cynthia Sullivan
Glenview – JoAnn Casali, Phoebe Co, Lisa Kerr, Ellen Stern, and Joyce Suttner
Hinsdale – Tracy Anderson, Anna Fiascone, Jeannie LaPlaca, and Mary Wilson
Lake Forest – Jean Anderson, Dede Banks, Sue Beanblossom, Edie Love, Julie Morse, and Maureen O’Grady-Tuohy
Libertyville – Maria Etling and Juli Noll
Naperville – Rich Hartmann
Northbrook – Barbara Byrne, Kimberly Meixner, Jennifer Noone, and Sheryl Rue-Borden
Park Ridge – Mary Beirne and Pat Butcher
Wheaton office – Mary Bahry, Kathy Bierman, Tiffany Carter, Joe Scilluffo, and Jim Ziltz
Winnetka office – Joe Nash and Sherry Molitor