"With a specialty in North Side Single and Investment Multi Family homes, Chris Sears is a 16 year veteran of Chicago Real Estate."
With a specialty in North Side Single and Investment Multi Family homes, Chris Sears is a 16 year veteran of Chicago Real Estate.
Repeatedly named Top 5% of entire Chicago Association of Realtors
Chicago Magazine 5 Star Agent Award - 2011/12/13/14/15/16
@properties - Top 100® agent - the largest residential brokerage company in Chicagoland
Certified Residential Specialist®
Closed more than 500 transactions totaling $250 + Million
A City resident for 20+ years yet North Shore born and bred and a 4th generation Chicagoan, Chris brings a polished yet urban moxie to the real estate transaction.
Tough negotiator, known for being fair
Highly respected within the brokerage community
Experienced, creative and solution focused deal maker
Personal real estate investor - numerous investor clients / extremely value aware
Fiercely loyal to a long-standing client base, Chris is a full time real estate professional who understands the value of the client - not the deal. As the owner and operator of his own complex real estate portfolio, clients always benefit from his knowledge and network.
- Lake Forest Country Day School
- Lake Forest High School
- Union College - degrees in Economics & French. While there he played on the Hockey team, Rugby Team and was an officer of the Theta Delta Chi fraternity.
Married with 2 children , Chris has lived in numerous neighborhoods on the North Side of Chicago and has become an expert on Chicago public & private schools including:
- Lycee Francais de Chicago
- North Park Elementary School
- Alexander Graham Bell Elementary school in the Options - Gifted – Selective Enrollment program
Clients are saying:
"Chris is amazing to work with. He has tremendous knowledge of the Chicago market and a great instinct on properties. And he is a calming presence during what can be a stressful process!"
"Chris and Christy Sears were great to work with. Strategic, very helpful and got us our new home and had our old house under contract within 11 days."
"We could not have wished a better agent to sell our house. From the first meeting to the sale, Chris has been amazing.We highly recommend working with him."
"What is the most important item when looking for a real estate agent? A person that has a deep knowledge of current market conditions since he is actively involved in the process. Not only from the sales and purchases for clients properties but one whom has invested in real estate by owning, managing and developing real estate."
"Chris is the rare agent who has a complete understanding of the real estate market and how to effecitvely close a deal. Whether selling our Gold Coast condo or finding us a great single family in Lincoln Park, we have thoroughly enjoyed working with Chris (and his team) over the years. He is creative and truly knows how to effectively buy/sell properties. With his residential rehab experience, Chris also does a fantastic job helping clients find vision in a property and advising on how to make that vision a reality. In a word . . . exceptional!"