Paula Carson

Paula Carson

MBA, GRI, SFR, BPOR - Broker

31 S. Evergreen Ave.
Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Serving the greater Chicagoland area, Paula Carson has sold over $100 million in residential real estate and earned numerous awards in the process. In 1995, she managed her first real estate office and went on to become an owner. Paula has since managed four different offices, but her real passion is the listing and sale of residential property. 

Having earned an MBA from Northwestern University, Paula brings a unique blend of business, marketing and expert negotiating skills when professionally representing her clients. Her stellar level of service and reputation is what keeps her clients coming back to her as a trusted source for all things real estate. Paula's clients are primarily referred by satisfied past clients, and their friends, family, colleagues and neighbors. 


Paula is married with five children and has a black lab named "Jenny". She grew up in a small town in Southern IL and moved to Chicago after college, living in Lincoln Park and the NW suburbs. She enjoys plant-based cooking, animal rescue, and spending time with family and friends. Every summer, Paula treks to Jackson Hole, WY to enjoy the mountains, wildlife, hiking, nature, and the stunning scenery.

Specialties: Residential Real Estate, Short Sales, Foreclosures, Investment Property

Clients are saying:

"This is my 4th house I’ve bought and sold through Paula. I’m so sad I’m moving from the area - she is professional, punctual, great sense of the market and knows how to get a transaction done! She is the best."

"Selling our property was difficult; we were selling during the winter months and the first buyer backed out of the deal. However, Paula continued to diligently market our property, she always came up with creative ideas to generate interest, promptly followed up with potential buyers and we successfully sold our property! She has great instincts and knows how to get the job done!"

"Paula offered her help to us without obligation. She was not pushy. She let us naturally fall into this relationship.

Paula responded to our every need. We kept in contact via phone, text. and email. If she wasn't available, she made sure that someone was able to help. She was calm through the whole process. She shared her knowledge of the process so that we could make an informed decision. We couldn't have sold our home and purchased our new home without her.

Paula wasn't just a Realtor. She was a resource for EVERYTHING we needed. She was able to recommend inspectors, attorneys, plumbers, driveway repair, etc. The list goes on and on."

"I will definitely use Paula again when I am ready to purchase a home and will recommend her to all my family/friends.

Paula was very sensitive to our needs as we were going through a divorce at the time. I very much appreciated the individual attention she gave to both of us during this very difficult process."

"Paula was exceptionally committed. She clearly understood the situation and took the appropriate decisions at the right time. I would strongly recommend Paula to anyone looking for a positive, worry free selling experience!"

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