With more than 20 years as a successful residential real estate professional, Jan Hazlett has built a large repeat and referral business. She is consistently ranked as one of the top broker/agents on the North Shore, and in the top 2% nationally. Jan brings her extensive knowledge and expertise into working with buyers and sellers in all kinds of market conditions.
Jan understands that the sale of any home is a unique situation. It involves a thorough competitive market analysis, realistic pricing, an individual marketing plan, proper staging and preparation, top-of-the-line marketing materials, effective on-line and print advertising, personal selling ability, timely communication and excellent negotiating skills.
She thoroughly enjoys dealing with each of her clients, from first-time buyers to relocating corporate executives and everyone in between. Jan has represented Fortune 500 companies and universities, including Northwestern University, in the buying and selling of permanent residences and investment properties by their executives, faculty, staff and students.
With a degree in design and a love of architecture, Jan helps clients visualize and realize what will work best for them. She is tech-savvy and regularly communicates up-to-the minute information to both her buyers and sellers. As a 35 year North Shore resident, Jan has an in-depth knowledge of the geography, school systems, community businesses and institutions as well as an array of excellent contractors, service providers and mortgage lenders.
Jan is also very active in civic affairs and non-profit work, serving on the executive committee of the board of the McGaw YMCA, the Women's Club of Evanston and the Auxiliary of North Shore University Health System. She and her husband have three children, all of whom live and work in the Chicago area.
Personable, professional and passionate about serving her clients, Jan loves what she does...and it shows.
Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)
Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR)
Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)
Geographic Areas of Expertise:
Chicago's North Shore including: Evanston, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Winnetka, Glencoe, Highland Park, Skokie, Glenview and Northbrook, and Chicago: downtown and north side neighborhoods.
Clients are saying:
"Outstanding experience with Jan. Amazing market knowledge, flexible, quick to respond, solid guidance at decision points, and very easy to work with."
"Jan is a wonderful person, this is the second home we have bought with her and she cares most about finding the right place for each individual client."
"Jan was great to work with and provided excellent and efficient service."
"Jan made our house hunting task a joyous experience. She is incredibly knowledgeable about the Evanston market and we appreciated her detailed knowledge of historic homes. Members of our extended family came along on many of the viewings and Jan got a kick out of meeting everyone. Now that we have bought a wonderful home, Jan has been helpful in recommending companies to make minor repairs. We highly recommend Jan to other prospective buyers!"
"Jan is a true professional and a joy to work with. She has a strong knowledge of the Evanston real estate market and what it takes to close a deal. My family now has our "forever home" thanks to her. I would with out a doubt recommend her to anyone looking to buy or sell in Evanston."