Richard J Turk

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Builder/Developer/Broker/Pricing Expert


Richard J Turk is a real estate Broker, Developer, General Contractor & Home Builder in the real estate business for over 26 years specializing in developing empty nester communities throughout Chicagoland.  Richard attended Western Illinois University majoring in Business Finance, later earning an Illinois certification in Construction Management.


As President of Corley Communities Inc., Richard led the companies' second generation along with Susan Corley Turk for the past 18 years. His accomplishments include enhancing the award winning reputation of the company bringing it in line with current construction technology & maintaining the highest standards of quality in all aspects of development including architectural design, site planning, landscape design, general contracting, marketing, property management, sales & custom home building. Richard has successfully created a variety of developments. Most notable are:


Stonebridge at Conway Farms, Lake Forest, IL  This $50 million, 84 townhome, maintenance-free living community was 100% sold out in four months by appointment only without a model.


The Courts of Conway Farms, Lake Forest, IL  This $30 million, 50 home, maintenance-free community is located along the 15th hole of the Conway Farms golf course. The community won eight Gold Key Awards for Design Excellence and named Best Luxury Community in the Chicagoland area. 


Heritage Creek of Lincolnshire, Lincolnshire, IL  Heritage Creek is an 80 unit townhome community with total sales of $22 million. The community won three Gold Key Awards for Design, Marketing and Land Planning.


Richard along with Team Turk combine over 50 years in sales, homebuilding & development knowledge. Team Turk provide clients the following unmatched attributes:


  • Over $260,000,000 in lifetime sales
  • Over 566 Single Family and Multi Family homes built & sold in Chicagoland.
  • Winner Best Luxury Community in the Chicagoland area for the Courts at Conway Farms, Lake Forest, Illinois
  • Seven time Gold Key Award winner
  • Four time Silver Key Award winner
  • Over 50 years combined Real Estate experience
  • Licensed Illinois Managing Broker
  • Born and raised on the North Shore
  • The Empty Nester Experts


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