"Real Estate Broker"
"It's a demanding, challenging environment in real estate ” As a result, the work I produce consistently raises the industry standard".
Carrie McCormick , a leader in the luxury and development market, has more than 19 years of real estate sales expertise along with an unsurpassed reputation for quality, results-oriented service and support. Carrie constantly stays on top of sophisticated technology which has allowed her to become a forerunner in making the marketing and selling of real estate a science. Her talents and on-target recommendations are always based on facts and reliable market analysis, and on her vast knowledge of real estate and the market. Patient yet persistent, she is also highly detail oriented and a very determined negotiator.
Prior to joining @properties, Carrie served as National Sales Manager for one of Chicago's largest and well respected development companies, Centrum Properties. She served as an integral member of the development team, collaborating on product design, development and sales. She was also responsible for implementation of residential marketing and public relations strategies and managing their impact on the company's overall corporate profile.
Prior to her real estate career, Carrie had 5 distinguished years in advertising, where she managed many high-level corporate accounts, supervised staff, oversaw creative and cultivated new business, Carrie knows how to wear many hats effectively. A focused, yet out-of-the-box thinker, she not only developed and implemented many successful marketing strategies for clients; she also drew upon her entrepreneurial spirit and business acumen when called upon to help build a start-up company. This business acumen and tenacious business professionalism helps Carrie bring her negotiating and marketing savvy to all aspects of a real estate transaction.
Carrie stands out in the industry for her knowledge of staging properties and creating a visually appealing space, in order to increase the market value of the property. Carrie's warm personality and accomplishments, coupled with her passion for Chicago and ease of forging relationships, brought to fruition, her next rewarding career as a Luxury residential specialist.
Carrie is an active member of The Chicago Real Estate Association, The Home Builders Association and The American Management Association.
If you need help in understanding Chicago's complex and ever-changing real estate market, call Carrie McCormick. She is always available to answer your questions honestly and you know you'll be getting the best in the business.
Clients are saying:
"Carrie was a pleasure to work with. She was patient with us and guided us through the process. She gave us the right advice through out. When we were ready, she reacted quickly and she got us an amazing deal."
"Carrie and team were fantastic throughout the entire buying process. She was easy to work with, knowledgable, and responsive. Thanks Carrie for all of your help!"
"We were moving to Chicago and did not know any realtors, and search some information on line. Carrie responded right away and we got in contact. From there it's been a fantastic experience with her and her assistant Anne. They work extremely hard, understand completely our goals, super efficient in locating homes that match our criteria... all this with a great attitude, never pushing, always listening, and accommodating, yet providing her honest assessment of the homes and pricing. Further through the negotiation and closing process, she is extremely proactive, helping us addressing every single detail and questions (some of which we did not even know we needed to ask), and connecting us with key process partners (law firm, banks, home inspector, lock smiths... ). She is always available, responsive, proactive, leading us to feel that we are the only and most important client for her - which I know it's not the case as she is so busy, but the service level and focus, close tracking is such that we truly felt we had her 100% attention and support whenever we needed. She truly deserve her reputation and I appreciate her for her efficient work, multi-tasking and yet on top of every single detail. I would definitely recommend her to anyone that I know will be looking for a top realtor !"
"Carrie stepped in last minute when another agent disappeared during our house hunting trip to Chicago. Thanks goodness we found her. She creatively and relentlessly pursued options for us until she finally found a home that would be right for our family."
"Carrie was an absolute delight to work with in purchasing our first home in Chicago after renting for several years . She sent us new homes daily that were tailored to us, worked all hours of the week, and was extremely organized and fun to go through the home-buying experience with. Carrie worked diligently with us from day-one to our closing date. I highly recommend working with Carrie if you are looking for a place to call home in Chicago."