Kerry B. Wolfe
Kerry has been a lifelong resident of the North Shore, having been raised in Highland Park and purchasing a home there as well as owning a home in Deerfield for the last 22 years. Kerry earned his Bachelor of Science degree in marketing from the University of Illinois and his JD from the Loyola School of Law.
Kerry’s passion has always been in hands-on service and compassionate and intuitive involvement with his clients. The opportunity to connect with people and participate in making their dreams a reality has him very excited and energized. He seeks, and typically finds, creative solutions to almost any issue using the benefit of his 38 years of experience, his extensive network of contacts and his drive to succeed.
An accomplished attorney, Kerry has enjoyed a distinguished career in both private practice and in a corporate setting. He began his career as a partner in his father’s long-established law firm, Wolfe, Wolfe, & Ryd, that specialized in corporate law, real estate, and estate planning. Their practice delivered comprehensive and cost-effective legal services for both businesses and individuals, establishing a reputation based on the highest degree of integrity and quality work, delivered in a timely fashion.
He has over three decades of experience in many aspects of real estate. Whether it be reviewing contracts, negotiating the transaction, resolving disputes or coordinating the architecture, design and construction of multimillion dollar private residences, Kerry has seen every nuance of the industry.
Kerry is known for his collaborative style and trusted advice to senior management through multiple directorships and strategic advisory boards. Kerry negotiated and completed over 50 business acquisitions, mergers and alliances in the US, Europe, South America and Asia. In each business transaction he brought integrity, financial and strategic analysis, as well as common sense.
Kerry also served as Vice President of Strategic Development and General Counsel for the Atlas Companies, industry leaders in the material handling business for over 50 years. Kerry negotiated and was involved in the sale of all seven of the Atlas companies in three separate transactions in 2009 and 2010. He then formed his own law practice, the Law Offices of Kerry B. Wolfe, P.C, specializing in corporate, real estate law and estate planning which he continues to practice through.
Kerry loves his family, travel, socializing, playing golf, enjoying sports and his active participation at the Midtown Club in Bannockburn. Kerry is married to his wife, Sherri, an artist, and has three children and two grandchildren.
Clients are saying:
"Professional Service is the best way to describe how Kerry Wolfe handled or real estate transaction from start to finish. Engaged every step of the way keeping us informed and providing his advise and suggestions thru-out the process.A pleasure to work with and a broker I highly recommend"
"Kerry was a wonderful resource throughout the home buying process. As a first time home buyer Kerry was invaluable in walking us through all stages from house hunting to putting in an offer and preparing documents. Kerry was always available to answer questions and provided immediate and thoughtful attention to all matters."
"Kerry Wolfe was an excellent broker and provided a very high level of professionalism throughout the entire process. He is extremely attentive to details, and always makes himself available to his clients. I highly recommend Kerry!"
"Kerry did a wonderful job. He was always courteous and we got top dollar for our condo. It was sold quickly with ease."
"Kerry Wolfe and @Properties did an amazing job in assisting my wife and I in buying our first home. The service provided by not only Kerry but his entire staff was immaculate to say the least. Often times I would be in need of an urgent response and Kerry was always there to assist, even during off hours. @Properties also was extremely efficient with any documentation that needed to be processed. all in all, we are very pleased with our experience and encourage anyone in need of real estate services to go with @P."