Steve moved to Chicago in 1987, fell in love with the city, and has been here ever since. He has lived in many Chicago neighborhoods and excels in matching clients to the right property for their financial needs, personal preferences, and lifestyle.
Steve graduated from the University of Chicago and pursued a career in investments. After trading on the floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Steve landed at Bear Stearns and was an integral part of a sales and advisory team which grew in excess of 20% per year. In 2001, Steve founded his own investment firm, Xenon Capital Management, LLC, and worked with a vast array of clients to create customized investment portfolios. While at Xenon, the firm grew to manage over $250 million, and Steve spearheaded the growth effort, managing all transactional functions.
Steve’s interest in Real Estate stemmed from his own property purchases, investments, and management. His desire to share the powerful tools of property analysis, financing, and the Chicago market acquired in the investment world with buyers and sellers drove his career change. Steve understands how to reconcile the important emotional and financial elements of each transaction and assist his clients in making decisions that will benefit them now and into the future.
Steve looks forward to providing you with first-rate service as part of the Lisa Peck Team. The Lisa Peck Team combines individuals’ experience, diligence, and network of mortgage brokers, attorneys, inspectors, and other service providers to smoothly guide you through the process from beginning to end.
Clients are saying:
"Obsessed with Steven. He is so proactive, very friendly, super informative and exceptionally hard working. Even though my condo is adorable, it had a very tough time renting out this time, Steven never gave up had over 30 showings and worked so hard to rent it out. I really appreciate his help and positive attitude. Thanks !"
"Steve was great to work with through my first home buying experience. He answered all my questions through the whole process and was very patient."
"Steve made our search as painless as possible and we found a condo that we absolutely love. We would definitely use Steve again and highly recommend him. Thanks, Steve!"