Brian is the Broker Associate of the Brian Grossman Group, one of Chicago's highest grossing teams over the past 17 years.
With Over $150 million in residential sales volume the past few years and over $400 million total sales volume, Brian Grossman and his team have ranked in the top 1% of all Chicagoland agents. Brian has consistently been a top producing Broker Associate since 2002. He began his career in real estate as one of the "Founding Members" of @properties, which is now the largest independent brokerage firm in all of Chicagoland with over 1,200 agents in the Chicagoland area!
Brian has been named a "Top 20" Agent in the entire city of Chicago, by the Chicago Association of REALTORS, when he was awarded with the prestigious "Top Producer Gold Award" for total sales volume and a "Top Producer Silver Award" for total # of sales transacted. Over the past 17 years, Brian has personally worked with over 500 clients; and from his past experiences he has the knowledge and skill to deal with almost any type of situation that may arise. In addition, Brian worked as a loan officer early in his career and with his expertise in this field he can offer his clients very beneficial insight into the "Buying process." With 2 full time licensed assistants and 10 licensed brokers on his team, Brian is able to offer his clients unparalleled customer service.
In 2012-2017, Brian's Clients recognized him in Chicago Magazine as one of the top Agents in the City, as he was named a "Five Star Professional Award." This award is only given to a select few agents throughout Chicagoland who were rated the highest in overall Client satisfaction, as the Award encompasses such criteria as agent's integrity, negotiation skills and closing preparation.
Brian is a graduate from the University of Illinois, with a Bachelor's degree in Finance and a concentration in Accounting. With his knowledge of real estate finance and experience in the industry, Brian helps his clients make wise financial decisions concerning the properties they acquire. While beginning his career in real estate in 1997, Brian worked as a consultant for a real estate law firm. He has also worked 2 years for one of the "Big 4" accounting firms, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, in Assurance and Business Advisory Services and has over 20 years of sales experience.
DESIGNATIONS: CNE, CLHMS
Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE) designation, achieved by real estate professionals who have successfully completed formal training in the art of negotiation. Agents who receive this certification are in the top 1% of all agents nationally. With professional negotiation skills, agents will typically obtain better results for their clients. CNE agents have a powerful competitive edge because of their ability to uncover information effectively, get more and give less during sales/purchase negotiations, and retain control over desired outcomes.
Brian has also been recognized as a specialist working in the Luxury Home Markets. His Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) designation assures affluent Buyers and Sellers that the Agents who have earned it have the knowledge, experience, competence, and confidence needed to sell homes in this market segment. As a member of the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, Brian has access to proprietary luxury market research and tools to help both Buyers and Sellers of luxury homes.
Brian has collaborated with some of Chicago's largest and most successful real estate developers and has worked on several small and large developments with "sell-out" volumes totaling over $300 million dollars. Working closely with these developers, Brian has gained extensive knowledge of "New Construction" and "Rehab" business. Partnered with @properties' industry leading resources and network of contacts, Brian can successfully take any project from its earliest stages through the entire sales and marketing process.
Brian's success in real estate comes from his outgoing personality, his ability to work with people and his keen negotiating skills. Whether buying or selling, clients appreciate his understanding of their specific needs and his willingness to be available whenever needed. Brian prides himself on his work ethic and the high level of professionalism that he brings to the real estate industry.
Clients are saying:
"Brian was great to work with. We live 1,000 miles away and his help getting our condo ready to put on the market was above and beyond what we could have ever expected. He made the entire process go extremely smoothly."
"Brian is the perfect package. It truly does not get any better than him... And I have dealt with my fair share of realtors from all over the country. He was always one step ahead of EVERYTHING which from a seller's point is beyond comforting. Hands down he is simply the best and I am perfectly pleased with my experience with him. I consider myself truly fortunate to have been his client!!!!"
"If I can give Brian 10 stars I would. He always, and I say ALWAYS made that extra step to help us out. He very patiently answered all our questions, explained the entire process to us, made suggestions (never pushy though), thoughtfully created a plan to get the most value for our home. He was there for us every step of the way- often times going above and beyond what is expected from him. I can never thank him enough for getting us through our home selling process. Thank you Brian, you are a rockstar!!"
"Brian was an outstanding broker! We had a very complex deal and we were impressed with Brian's confidence and tenacity to GET THINGS DONE. From start to finish in our multiple deals, Brian was extremely responsive, honest, persistent, and realistic, in addition to being a genuinely nice person. Brian clearly cares about his clients and he always made time for our questions/concerns no matter what time of the day. He possesses a level of expertise and attention to detail that he brought to every interaction with us, as well as other professionals involved in our deals. My wife and I had a wonderful experience working with him and would highly recommend him to our family and friends."
"Brian has an extremely strong work ethic. He communicates well and makes himself available every day of the week. He works hard to get everything taken care of. He's very easy to work with! I recommend him highly."