In the top 1% of brokers for the past six consecutive years, Susan Maman has been a name clients in the North Shore trust to deliver results. Providing superior service to buyers and sellers every step of the way, Susan chose @properties for the innovative marketing, advertising and cutting-edge technology it provides for her clients. Susan was awarded with one of the 100 Most Influential Real Estate Agents in Illinois by Real Estate Executive Magazine, and is known amongst her clients—who she considers partners—for her clear and sincere commitment to their needs.
As a hands-on broker, every client can rely on Susan giving them her undivided attention: bringing an honest approach, a wealth of industry knowledge, creative energy, and stellar negotiation skills throughout the entire process. To this day, this has resulted in a majority client base that is largely repeat clients and referrals. After her battle with breast cancer in 2004, Susan approaches her profession with the same heart and determination that have enabled her to be a “survivor.” She applies this same fighting spirit when it comes to negotiating for her clients and being able to tackle and overcome the challenges of our current real estate market. For the last decade, she is proud and passionate to have donated a percentage of her earnings to Breast Cancer Research.
As a 45-year native of the North Shore, Susan prides herself on her extensive knowledge of the market up and down “The Shore.” After graduating from New Trier East High School, she attended the University of Michigan and the University of Arizona and earned a B.A. in Psychology with high honors.
Susan loves being the mother of two young adults, Jordan and Monique, and enjoys being the youngest and only girl in a family of four. She currently resides in the suburb of Glencoe.
When time permits, Susan makes gourmet meals and delicious baked goods for her family and friends, travels to different parts of the world and plays tennis. Last, but certainly not least, Susan loves to laugh and have fun with all those around her!
Areas of Expertise:
- Over 160 million in sales success
- Awarded 100 Most Influential Real Estate Agents in Illinois by Real Estate Executive Magazine
- Top Real Estate Agents in Chicago, named by Chicago Magazine 2014, 2015
- 5 Star Award, Chicago Magazine, 2015
- 2014 MVP Broker – Suburbs, nominated by Chicago Agent
- #1 individual @properties broker, 2014
- Top 1% of all brokers in Chicagoland, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
- 20-30 million in Sales Tier 2015
- #6 broker in the New Trier School District amongst ALL brokerages, 2014
- #1 individual broker in Glencoe amongst ALL brokerages, 2014
- Top 5% of New Trier district brokers, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
- Among the top 10 brokers in the New Trier School District for all brokerages
- “@properties Top Listing Broker,” Glencoe, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015
- #1 Glencoe listing broker among ALL brokerages, 2013
- Top 5% Glencoe broker, 2011, 2012, 2013
- 5 Star Award, Chicago Magazine 2012, 2013, 2014
- Susan’s listings sell at almost of 96% their original price
- @properties Winnetka Office “Team Player of the Year,” 2010
- Builder/developer, 2008-2009
- #2 Most Glencoe Sales; #2 Most Glencoe Listings, 2007
- “Rookie of the Year,” 2005
- Certified Residential Specialist
- Accredited Buyer’s Representative
- Member, National Association of REALTORS
Beating Breast Cancer and Fighting for a Cure
Susan Maman not only fights for her clients at the negotiating table, she is a fighter in life, having battled and beat breast cancer in 2004. Susan donates a percentage of her annual earnings to breast cancer research, and her passionate commitment to ending breast cancer is additionally exemplified by her generous support of the research division of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University and the Arthur G. Michel, MD Fellow in Breast Cancer Research at Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Foundation.
In 2005, Susan founded “A Million Tomorrows,” a fundraising organization whose primary focus is the financial support of breast cancer research and improving the quality of life for those fighting this disease.
Clients are saying:
"We had a great experience with Susan Maman at @properties. She really was amazing! Susan showed us many houses until we found the perfect house for us. She is knowledgable, hardworking, kind, and available whenever we needed her. I would recommend Susan to anyone looking to buy a house in the north shore."
"Working with Susan was an absolute pleasure. She was patient, understood our needs and negotiate well on our behalf. We would work with her again."
"Susan Maman was amazing to work with. She is so professional and knowledgeable. Susan provided excellent direction on how we should improve our property, provided a list of recommended vendors to maximize the value and pricing of our property. Susan's 24/7 365 availability, communication and advice was not only impressive but invaluable. She was able to negotiate, multiple offers and obtain a full price offer and close within 25 days of listing the property. The experience working with Susan was a pleasure!"
"We worked through Katie Turner who was recommended to us by Susan. We loved working with Katie, she was diligent, responsive and enjoyable to be around. She was very knowledgeable and also had good perspectives on the properties that we looked at. She was also patient with us. We would highly recommend Katie Turner to any of our friends who were looking to buy or sell in the North Shore."
"We needed to move and sell quickly, and Susan worked closely with us to determine a price she thought would get immediate interest and attract buyers. Boy, was she right! Barely was the sign up before we had an offer above our planned asking price, and we closed in well under 60 days."