Jennefer Folsom is very proud to be an @properties broker. Detail driven, knowledgeable and slightly obsessive, Jennefer provides a perfect blend of strength, softness and style to each of her transactions. Originally from Crystal Lake, IL, she brings 20 years of sales, marketing and performance skills to each and every one of her clients.
After graduating from Northwestern University, Jenn made Chicago her home, working in the hospitality industry and pursing a successful acting career. After six years in the city, Seattle was her next home where she earned her MFA from the University of Washington. To keep life exciting, Jennefer moved to Los Angeles where a few of her television appearances included KEY & PEELE, CRIMINAL MINDS, and CSI. She also wrote and produced pieces for Funnyordie.com and various storytelling events. Her true story about a federal felon, Tom Cruises' P51 Mustang airplane, a trip to Vegas and her grandfather's life dream coming true can be can heard on the podcast Strangers, and has also been aired on NPR.
Jennefer had 26 addresses in 15 years before finally bringing it full circle, returning to Chicago in 2014 where she resides in beautiful Lincoln Square with her husband and their little storm trooper, Leroy. Jennefer has put in serious time residing in Chicago, as both a young professional and now, family. She has lived in many neighborhoods, and provides expert knowledge about CPS and Chicago schools.
In her spare time, Jenn volunteers for several organizations in the city, including Speak Up, which helps former homeless men and women use their stories to become advocates for subsidized housing, JOKES4MILES, a pediatric cancer organization, and Coat Angels. She is an active member of the Northwestern Alumni Association, SAG-AFTRA and also a certified yoga instructor.