Margaret Murphy Burton

Margaret Murphy Burton

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Clients appreciate my professional approach to a very personal aspect of their lives. While my focus is on achieving their real estate goals, I never lose sight of the support and intricate understanding needed to make our work together both enjoyable and successful.


        Top producing real estate agent, Chambers Cross & Associates, Winnetka, 2006-2012

        21 year career in the radio industry in Chicago and Boston, including Chicago's WLUP and WNUA as a  national sales manager and account executive, station manager, an industry sales leader

        Boston College alum” Masters, Marketing and Communication

        North Shore resource” expertise in neighborhoods, schools, and park districts, and overall community integration needs for new homeowners

        Lifelong resident of Winnetka;  parent of children in District 39 and New Trier High Schools; longtime commitment to volunteerism in Wilmette Park District , coaching youth soccer and basketball


Margaret Murphy Burton greets each day with a passion for real estate, but believes it takes far more than a love of homes and people to close deals in this competitive and challenging marketplace. Her longstanding career in radio sales taught her many skills integral to her success in real estate: keen negotiating, creative marketing, strategizing trigger points for buyers, optimal communication, and above all, the value of strong relationships and integrity guiding each transaction. Margaret is proud and thankful to have built her clientele on referrals and personal relationships. Whether a first-time buyer, relocation, moving to meet the needs of family or empty nesters, her biggest reward remains in her clients happiness with their home, lifestyle, and overall decisions they made during their real estate partnership.   


In this ever-changing real estate market, count on me for optimal

professionalism and expertise, consistently delivered with calm and confidence.


Clients are saying:

"Margaret Burton was excellent! She is extremely knowledgable of of the industry, with excellent contacts and referrals to build a very successful team that made my closing a breeze. Margaret was wonderful to work with, she knew the different neighborhoods and towns, did tons of research and was always there whenever I called. I was conformable working with Margaret right from the start. I felt she completely understood what I was looking for and advised accordingly. I highly recommend Margaret Burton. Not only is she an excellent broker, but fun and interesting to work with as well."