Steven Schnur

Steven Schnur


About Me

Steven Schnur is a Chicago Real Estate Investment Specialist that excels in assisting clients assess value now, and maximize oppotunities to create equity in the future.  Through evaluation of neighborhood potential, intelligent updating and strong negotiating, Steve will help you meet your goals, whether it be finding the perfect family home, income producing property, or quick flip.


Steve moved to Chicago in 1987, fell in love with the city, and has been here ever since.  He graduated from the University of Chicago and pursued a career in investments.  After trading on the floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Steve landed at Bear Stearns and was an integral part of a sales and advisory team which grew in excess of 20% per year.  In 2001, Steve founded his own investment firm, Xenon Capital Management, LLC, and worked with a vast array of clients to create customized investment portfolios.  While at Xenon, the firm grew to manage over $250 million, and Steve spearheaded the growth effort, managing all transactional functions.


Steve's interest in Real Estate stemmed from his own property purchases, investments, and management.  His desire to share the powerful tools of property analysis, financing, and the Chicago market acquired in the investment world with buyers and sellers drove his career change.  Steve understands how to reconcile the important emotional and financial elements of each transaction and assist his clients in making decisions that will benefit them now and into the future.


Steve looks forward to providing you with first-rate service as part of the Lisa Peck Team.  The Lisa Peck Team combines individuals™ experience, diligence, and network of mortgage brokers, attorneys, inspectors, contractors and other service providers to smoothly guide you through the process from beginning to end.   

Clients are saying:

"Steve provided wonderful, friendly service to us as we searched for our home. He definitely is knowledge on the real estate industry. Any question we had, he was able to answer quickly. His assistance in the closing with all parties helped make this run smoother when we ran into a few problems. I'd definitely recommend Steve as your realtor if you are looking to buy a home in Chicago. He knows the market and his business extremely well!"