CNE - Broker
Van is a native Chicagoan with 30 years of experience in all facets of the real estate business. Prior to joining Atproperties, Van established his own real estate brokerage company in Lincoln Square. Within a brief time Van acquired numerous awards and accolades from the Chicago Association of Realtors, regarding dollar volume in sales of residential and multi-unit properties. During that time, he also successfully managed 150 apartment units in multiple buildings for investor clients.
Over the years, Van has guided his clients through every type of market no matter how challenging and unique the situation. In doing so, he has accumulated a wealth of knowledge and skills throughout his career. He also earned a CNE designation ( Certified Negotiation Expert). Van is very effective in securing optimum pricing and terms for his clients, while guiding them through the complexities of selling or purchashing real estate.
"Atproperties gives me superior marketing exposure, advance technology and support that no other Chicagoland real estate company can compete with. If you strive to be the best, you work with the best to ensure acceptional results for my clients."
Clients are saying:
"Very professional and polite. Handled every interaction with care and concern for my girlfriend and I. We had a few issues when moving in and he answered all texts and emails immediately and personally came and fixed everything we mentioned.I would definitely recommend working with him."
"The broker was available at all hours of the day or night and didn't take any shit from the incompetent selling agent."
"Van Schwert is a superb broker and has handled the sale and purchase of several properties over the past 15 years. He always goes above and beyond my expectation providing solid advice and service in every aspect of the sales; for both single and multi unit residences. I have referred other friends to Van and will continue to do so. My attorney has even tapped into Van's knowledge and expertise on occasion."
"Van is very helpful, answering all questions and making you feel at ease with the whole process. He is very thorough and makes you feel confident everything will go smoothly."