Annie Bauer is a Chicago native who holds real estate licenses in Illinois, Florida and Ontario, Canada. She started her real estate career in 2002 on the commercial side with CBRE. In 2005, she made the switch to residential brokerage and joined @properties. Since that time, she has consistantly been one of @properties Top Producing Brokers. Even during the economic downturn, she reinvented her business and persevered selling over $11 million in 2009. Most recently Annie has been featured on HGTV's 'House Hunter's Renovation' and on the cover of 'Top Agent' Magazine. She's been recognized by both the Chicago Association of Realtors and the Chicago Tribune winning consecutive awards for ‘Outstanding Sales Achievement'. In addition, she was honored for her sales volume in new construction and conversion projects for the @properties development portfolio.
In her career, Annie has worked with a broad range of clients from first-time home buyers, investors and seasoned sellers to nationally recognized developers and asset managers. Annie enjoys the variety of her clientele. She believers each client is unique as each property is unique; she is able to adjust to individual's needs and requirements. Her diligence and experience will guide you in assessing the value of your current or perspective home which will enable negotiations from facts, not conjecture.
"I absolutely love real estate. What I bring to the table in my role as a consultant is my sincere desire to educate my clients about market trends, neighborhoods and construction. I leverage my relationships in the brokerage community to get my clients in to see homes not yet listed for the public. I have a staunch sense of loyalty and urgency that generates results. My clients come first, always".
Annie has lived in almost every neighborhood in the city. She currently resides in the Fulton River District. She enjoys exploring new restaurants, staging & interior design, she's an animal advocate, loves yoga & running along the river walk.
Clients are saying:
"Annie helped me to purchase my home in 2006. She was absolutely amazing to work with!! This was my first home purchase and Annie was extemely patient in showing me a number of condos in a variety of neighborhoods. Given it was a very new experience for me, I was anxious during the process and Annie went out of here way to ensure I felt comforatble every step of the way. It was apparent that Annie truly cared that I purchased the right home for me at the right price. I would absolutely recommend her to anyone in my life that is looking to rent or buy a home in Chicago."
"My boyfriend and I recently worked with Annie to find our rental and the experience was beyond wonderful. She had great marketing knowledge as well as amazing negotiating and people skills. I loved working with her and have already recommended her to several friends, all of which will be contacting her next time they're in search for the perfect place."
"Annie was fantastic to work with. I was all over the place as far as style and location, and Annie was extremely professional and understanding while helping me find a home which was perfect for me in size, price, accommodations, and neighborhood. Her knowledge of real estate in the area, coupled with her warm and patient personality helped make the whole process enjoyable. Communication was very easy and prompt. I wouldn't hesitate one second in recommending Annie to anyone looking to buy a home!"
"Annie was a fantastic realtor! She was extremely knowledgeable about the Chicago market and used her expertise well throughout my first home buying experience. She is very personable and a great negotiator. If you are looking for a professional realtor I highly recommend Annie Bauer!"
"I would absolutely recommend Annie's services to friends and family. She was extremely knowledgeable about the building and the West Loop market. She is an excellent negotiator and was a committed advocate for our well being!"