"When you love what you do, as much as you do, you can't help but share!"
From "Rookie of the Year" in 2004 to "Top Producer" with the Chicago Association of Realtors for the past 10 years, "Best of HOUZZ" for the past 3, and @properties Top 100 Clare's skill set, business sense, value-proposition, positive attitude, and entrepreneurial spirit chart a more progressive real estate business than any model you have seen!
An Oak Park native who has lived in 4 of the city's neighborhoods in addition to 3 cities on the East Coast, Clare has excelled in sales under the leadership, work-ethic, and inspiration of her father, who worked full time until he turned 88, and her 7 brothers - all in sales.
Successful pre-real estate careers in sales, marketing, and training have shaped Clare professionally; passion for homes and the "hunt", decorating and staging, rehabbing, finding a deal, negotiating, and more importantly - helping people define and ultimately live their vision motivate her personally. Obvious strengths include a positive attitude, high energy level, strong knowledge of competitive pricing and negotiations, marketing and promotions, unlimited resources through a huge professional and social network, a passion to create a win-win and a "can-do" spirit.
As a 'Clare Flair' value-added, Clare, an Accredited Staging Professional (ASP) offers complimentary staging services to set each of her listings apart and greatly increase viewing activity as well as more showing requests. Each listing is viewed as a unique opportunity for Clare's staging talent to be put to work. This results in the seller's benefitting from quicker contracts and higher sales prices. This is truly a unique "one of a kind" service in the city of Chicago!
Team members, Kim Minnaugh (Staging) and Brendan Pigott (Realtor) provide full enthusiastic support to each valued client from initial contact to post-close follow up. Their talents and competitive spirit enhance and support the team's goal to provide home buyers and sellers a positive experience that achieves their financial and emotional goals with a quick and joy-filled turn-time.
Clients are saying:
"Very timely and responsive. Personalized service. Always professional. Would use their services again!"
"Clare and her team are the best! Team Clare always goes above and beyond in finding the right property, service and support. I would highly recommend Team Clare to anyone looking to buy or sell a home in the Chicagoland area."
"Clare went above and beyond for my wife and I. She found us our dream home."
"Clare is outstanding. She knows the market. She knows her client. And you always feel like you are the most important client she has. The entire team Clare works with is terrific. They are all very customer focused and experts in their field."
"Very simply put, Clare is the best. I will personally recommend her to anyone and everyone that will listen. After hearing all of the horror stories about purchasing property I was pleasantly surprised that the process from our first phone to closing was 100% painless. Clare took care of everything and we can not thank her enough."