Marilyn Lissner brings over 25 years of real estate expertise to the CN group. Recognized as one of top brokers in the luxury market of Chicago real estate, Marilyn began her career at Beliard Gordon and Partners and then Rubloff Residential Properties where she represented some of the most valued residences in the Gold Coast and Old Town neighborhoods. The breadth of her expertise ranges from co-operative residences and single-family homes to vacant land for development.
Prior to real estate, Marilyn taught elementary school for 13 years in the Watts area of Los Angeles. Coming to Chicago, Marilyn raised her children in the Gold Coast. She was an active member of the parent community as they attended Frances Parker School.
Marilyn’s tireless energy extends to her volunteerism with political campaigns and philanthropic organizations. One of her greatest accomplishments was working with the WITS program of the Chicago Public Schools (Working In The Schools) where she was a volunteer at Byrd Elementary School In the Cabrini Green Housing Project in Chicago. Most recently, Marilyn and her daughter raised over $10,000 in the Susan G Komen 60-mile Walk for Breast Cancer. A board member of Realtors to the Rescue, a non-profit animal rescue program of the Chicago Association of Realtors, Marilyn is active in animal rescue programs.
As a former educator, Marilyn excels at guiding her clients so they can make informed decisions. Integrity, insight and perseverance are her hallmarks.