"Buying and selling real estate is a huge financial and emotional investment. With my expertise, wealth of knowledge, and commitment, I guide buyers and sellers through every step of the process."… Dana DiPasquale, Realtor®
"Dana is always striving to improve her business. She is dedicated and loyal to her clients, and takes her career very seriously. She is a consummate professional who is consistently ranked a top Chicago producer who has generated over $200M in sales. We are thrilled to have her at @properties."...Thaddeus Wong & Michael Golden, Founders of @properties
Dana knows first-hand that relocating or simply moving to a different home can create new challenges and opportunities. It can be an exciting and/or a daunting experience. Dana is a top producer with a wealth of knowledge who can structure a deal tailored to any client's needs.
Dana has sold over $200M in the last 17 years of her real estate career. She has consistently ranked in the top 1%. In 2007, the year the market was turning into the recession, Dana's sales closed on 95 properties at $54 Million with no sales force or team. Dana produced these numbers with one assistant. She set market conditions, market days and prices in Chicago's prestigious neighborhood-Lincoln Park. She was awarded by the Chicago Association of Realtors as the top #1 producer in volume coupled with the #1 producer in sales and was the youngest female Realtor® in history to achieve this goal.
Dana is both a Realtor® and a Broker, the highest designation and membership status an agent can receive. She holds these designations with Coldwell Banker Howard Perry Walston in North Carolina and At Properties in Chicago, Illinois. She actively holds membership with the NAR-National Association of Realtors, CAR Chicago Association of Realtors and RRAR-Raleigh Association of Realtors and participates with home builders, real estate investors, Architecture and Design Associations. Dana contributes her obsession with details to her Architecture degree from State University at Buffalo New York. Dana believes simply, delivering exceptional selling power. That is achieved by skill, talent and knowledge.
Dana's goal is to exceed her clients' expectations by taking every detail into consideration and providing expert solutions. With her years of experience in analyzing zip codes, square footages, construction, architecture, design, home sales, ARV's, she knows what needs to be done to solidify a deal. Dana is always striving to surpass industry standards. She has a tireless work ethic and a singular focus on the "win" for her clients. She is an experienced negotiator that provides expert guidance and invests time in a calculated strategy to obtain the best profit and solution for her clients. She has an ongoing drive and desire to build her skills, and attributes her superior selling power by continually learning from the top coaches and producers around the country.
Dana is always thinking like a buyer or seller, and manages her own portfolio of income property. She is always looking at interest rates and making sure her property is managed correctly. She is frequently doing a renovation, and constantly keeping up with the market and neighborhood developments. She specializes in the neighborhoods surrounding or near Lincoln Park, Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Wicker Park, Bucktown, Roscoe Village, Ukrainian Village, Gold Coast, Old Town, Streeterville, West and South Loop.
Dana has been featured in Chicago Magazine, Metro Chicago Real Estate, The Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun Times and Chicago Condos Online. She has participated in panel discussions to mortgage lenders, brokers and real estate agents about current market trends.
Clients are saying:
"Dana is not just extremely knowledgeable, she is dedicated to serving her client well. She is always reachable and she keeps in touch throughout the process. She has been our agent for buying and then leasing our condo. I give her my highest recommendation."
"I have worked with Dana for over a decade, representing her clients in real estate transactions. She is a fabulous, energetic, knowledgeable realtor who goes the "extra mile" for her clients on every transaction. Her clients always tell me at the closing table how happy they were with Dana's representation, her expertise of the market and her ability to quickly sell their home or find the perfect home to buy. I would highly recommend Dana as your next realtor in the City of Chicago!"
"Dana is definitely in the top 5% of realtors in Chicago. If you are in the market to buy or sell a home, I highly recommend using Dana. Not only does she perform all tasks one expects from a real estate professional, but she also goes above and beyond.Dana played a vital role in getting my house sold in a timely matter. She is honest, knowledgeable and strategic. With Dana and her team on your side, you can be assured that your end-goal will be met. They take much of the stress out of a real estate transaction by handling the little things that can be demanding. Her use of technology and housing data decreased the entire sales cycle time. Please contact me for further information or facts.Dana is also a great person that should be considered when seeking any of your real estate needs - she is always willing to help in any capacity!"
"It is difficult to enumerate all of Dana's astonishing attributes. In my 30 years of business, Dana stands head and shoulders above others in the design, architect, real estate, builder, and service industries. Her determination and sheer stamina leaves a void that no one else can fill in her market. Any one considering hiring in the industry would consider themselves fortunate to work with Dana."
"I have had a great experience working with Dana for well over 6 years, Dana is terrific at all she does. Real Estate agent is really is too simple of a title for what Dana can contribute to a development project, or a property sale. Her marketing and sales skills paired with her design background give her clients a real advantage. I'm happy to recommend her to developers and homeowners alike."