Ryan Parks

Ryan Parks


About Me



When choosing an agent to help you buy or sell a home, it is critical to select someone who is familiar, confident and experienced with Chicago Real Estate. Ryan Parks works closely with his clients to ensure they are aware of important real estate market knowledge and information so they can make the most informed decisions. Ryan also believes that strong communication is the foundation for building strong relationships. As a result, Ryan maintains an open and honest line of communication with all of his clients. Ryan Parks thrives on fulfilling his clients™ desires and exceeding their expectations.  


Ryan has worked diligently with buyers and sellers in many of Chicago's wonderful neighborhoods. He has extensive experience dealing with many property types, including condominiums, townhomes, single-family homes, multi-unit buildings, and new developments. Over the years, Ryan has built a very successful real estate business and has amassed an impressive resume with sales volume exceeding $155 million dollars. He has been recognized multiple times by the Chicago Association of Realtors as a "Top Producer."  


Originally from the suburbs of Chicago, Ryan attended the University of Illinois, majored in Speech Communication and played Varsity Baseball for the Fighting Illini. Upon graduation, Ryan packed his bags and headed out west to obtain his MBA in General Management from The Sid Craig School of Business at Fresno State University. While completing his Masters Degree, Ryan had the opportunity to spend a year teaching grammar and math at a local high school.    




Chicago Association of Realtors "Top 1%" 2016

House Hunters (January 2014)

Chicago Agent Magazine "Who's Who" (Summer 2017)

Chicago Agent Magazine Who's Who" (Summer 2015)  

Chicago Agent Magazine Who's Who" (Summer 2014)  

Chicago Agent Magazine Who's Who" (Summer 2013)  

The Chicago Tribune Real Estate Spring Kickoff Edition (Spring 2015)

CS Magazine Industry Insights (Summer 2013)

Five Star Professionals award recipient for excellent client service (7 years running)    

Designations, Affiliations, and Awards:  Certified Negotiation Expert  

#1 Individual agent @properties Bucktown office 2016

Recognized as a ˜Top Producer™ by the Chicago Association of Realtors  

Lead Broker on 27 new construction developments with total sales volume exceeding $45 million (2004-2007)

Member: Chicago Association of Realtors, Illinois Association of Realtors, and the National Association of Realtors



Clients are saying:

"Ryan was wonderful to work with. He was not only incredibly knowledgeable about the areas in which we were looking to buy but also understood what a growing family needed. As first time home buyers, he guided us through the process and was incredibly responsive. The entire process from beginning to end felt almost effortless because of Ryan's expertise - I would highly recommend him!"