In an industry built on service, it's Laura England's steadfast commitment to serving her clients that sets her apart. As a team member of The Hancock Group, with $100M in sales, Laura combines superior negotiating skills, strong interpersonal relationship building and - maybe most importantly of all - an emphasis on making it an overall enjoyable experience for her clients that sets her apart. Laura knows that no two clients are alike. To that end, she prides herself on her responsiveness to their individual needs, as well as her dedication to continually go after what is most important to her buyers and sellers.
Laura utilizes her extensive knowledge of Chicago's unique neighborhoods when assisting her clients. As a resident of downtown Chicago for over 20 years, Laura loves calling this city her home. She has experienced the city in all its many facets - from a young professional to a mother of two daughters - and is well-versed on the schools, lifestyle choices, dining options and much more the city has to offer. In addition, her background with a global communications firm gives her a distinct advantage when going to bat for her clients at the negotiation table.
Laura specializes in assisting long-time Chicago residents, first-time home buyers, relocations and investors. For sellers, that means discovering what makes your home special, then marketing it as effectively as possible to ensure a rewarding and timely sale. For buyers, Laura has always been excited to introduce people to areas and places they may not have seen before, and she enjoys helping clients find the right home and neighborhood based on their specific needs.
Laura is a resident of the West Town neighborhood. Even in her down time, she enjoys showing friends and family what makes Chicago such a world-class city and can often be found exploring new restaurants and neighborhoods. She looks forward to making this process as stress-free as possible!
Clients are saying:
"Couldn’t have asked for a more patient and knowledgeable agent. Laura helped me at every step of my home buying experience! She understood exactly what I was looking for and presented the best offers."
"She’s the best. You won’t find a better agent to be represented by. She’ll continue to get my business for more properties to come. I can rely on her to get things done in a timely, orderly and professional manner."
"Laura helped my wife and I transition to Chicago for graduate school. She was recommended highly by fellow students and I'm so glad I met her. Laura took the time to understand our needs, to exhaustively look through listings for potential rentals, and to line up an itinerary for us that maximized our time with her (as we were visiting to look for places from out of town). She was patient, thorough, and creative with her ideas. We couldn't be more happy to have had her help in finding an awesome apartment!"
"Very focused on finding out what was important to me in a home and narrowing the field for me. My immediate needs were modest, but when the bigger needs come in the near future, I trust her to help me get it done. On the ball, on time, courteous, organized. A joy."
"Great experience working with Laura. She helped me buy a condo and find a renter for an investment property in Chicago. Not only is she efficient and great at following up to keep me on track, she knows the city like the back of her hand."