Carla Janzen

Carla Janzen


Carla Janzen

As a real estate broker, Carla Janzen strives to create a positive and engaging experience for her clients, all while bringing a refreshingly candid, yet persistent attitude to the transaction. An expert on many of Chicago's hottest neighborhoods, Carla leverages her network and resources to accomplish her clients' goals.

Carla has a passion for working with first time home buyers, she is committed to her process and helping her clients through each stage of their transaction. She genuinely cares about the people she works with and thinks buying your first home should be a fun, collaborative, and memorable experience.

Carla recognizes that the market is ever-changing, and with that, the needs of her clients. She prides herself on being easily accessible, alert, and responsive when addressing her clients' needs at all times. Carla has consistently proved herself as an accountable and trusted person and continually strives to create a vibrant environment for those she works with. 

Carla brings with her 20 years of experience in the not-for-profit arts community. She has extensive experience negotiating contracts for herself and has served on several union negotiating committees.  When she isn't searching for her clients' perfect home, you can usually find her singing onstage in several of Chicago's top classical ensembles. 

Clients are saying:

"Carla helped us find our first home. She is extremely personable, regularly available, and responds to texts or calls asap. She was always ready to help and knew how to answer our questions. She never pressured us and was careful to understand what we wanted. We got a great home and had a great experience!"