John S Josephitis

John S Josephitis

ABR, E-PRO, SRS, MRP - Broker                   
847.373.1766      Contact Me
Contact Me

About Me



"Call now and let's make a successful real estate transaction"




My Business Philosophy

I am 100% focused on reaching my clients' goals for a succsessful real estate transaction. I coach and make sound recomendations through each step of the buying or selling process.  We will work together as a team to make a seamless and successful transaction.  I am always accessible to my clients, either by phone, Facetime, email or text to ensure I keep in close contact with you throughout the transaction.  I strive to stay up to date on the latest technologies and invest heavily using many online real estate services and high tech images / drone videos to market properties on the internet as well as traditinal print advertising.


Education and Training

I attended Roosevelt University in Chicago, Illinois and graduated with a BA in Chemistry.  I have many years of experience in the building industry and also personally invest in residential and commercial real estate.  I am licensed in the State of Illinois to conduct home inspections and radon measurements.  I am the owner of Lake Cook Home Inspection and Radon with locations in Lake Bluff, IL and Lakemoor, IL. 


Realtor Designations

ABR - Accredited Buyers Representative,    North Shore Barrington Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors, Illinois & Wisconsin Association of Realtors, SRS - Seller Representative Specialist, Military Relocation Professional & E-Pro Designations.


Areas of Expertise

  • relocation
  • first time home buyers
  • luxury homes
  • new construction
  • vacation homes
  • commercial sales and leasing
  • home inspection & environmental issues


Community Involvement

I was a 2-term Village Trustee in the Village of Lake Bluff, served on the Lake Bluff Finance Committee and Chaired the Downtown Economic Developement Committe to help build new branding and development in the community.  Also served as President of the Tangley Oak Homeowners Association for nine years. 

I have been involved in the local schools and scouting programs in various capacities over the past many years.


Personal Background

I have three children and have always lived in the Chicago area.  My real estate investment activity, building, rehabbing and inspection background has been very helpful to my clients and adds a very unique dimension to my business.


•      BS Degree in Chemistry - Former Director of Fragrance Research & Development

•      Creative Perfumer - Past Member of American Society of Perfumers, New York, NY

•      Village Trustee for the Village of Lake Bluff, IL (2 terms)

•      Former Cub Master for Lake Bluff Pack 42

•      Love the beach and boating on Lake Michigan


Please contact me and let me personally explain how I can guide you through the process of buying or selling.  I look forward to meeting you and learning about your real estate goals.  I will work very hard to exceed your expectations!  



Clients are saying:

"I am so glad to work with John. He is very professional and he has many many years of experience in real estate. He is very patient with me and explains all the things I do not know. I am so surprised how detailed he can be. He helps me so much every step away. I feel I can count on him to achieve my goals in this journey. Thank very much, John. I can not wait to work with you again!"