George Schultz, vice president of brokerage services and managing broker for @properties, was recently named Managing Broker of the Year, in the 51+ licensees category, at the 2016 REALTOR® Awards. The awards were presented at the Chicago Association of REALTORS® (CAR) 133rd Annual Inaugural Gala, held on Sept. 14 at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Chicago.
The Managing Broker of the Year Award recognizes business accomplishments, such as outstanding service to clients and licensees within the firm. Other criteria include a minimum of 5 years as a REALTOR® Managing Broker and high principles of faithfulness to good real estate practices.
Schultz joined @properties in 2002 as a licensed real estate agent, focusing on his private-client business and new-construction development sales. In 2008, he was promoted to managing broker of @properties’ then-new Bucktown office. Under Schultz’s leadership, @properties Bucktown has become the No. 1 top-producing office in Northern Illinois, generating 2,450 transaction sides and more than $1.124 billion in sales volume during the last 12 months. Schultz has grown the office from 40 licensed REALTORS® to more than 300.
Don’t miss our luxury Special Section running in the September issue of CS Magazine– Eight consecutive @properties pages with stunning homes!
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It’s movie night! Now you could enjoy your movie from the comfort of your couch, but we think it’d be much more fun to elevate the experience. With that in mind we’ve rounded up some of the best home movie theaters. With a theater like this at home there’s no reason to spend the extra money at the movies. Just don’t forget your snacks!
It doesn’t matter what your preference is – whether it’s a rooftop terrace, a balcony with breathtaking views, or a private backyard escape, Chicago has it all. We’ve rounded up ten of the best outdoor spaces in Chicago, all with unique characteristics that truly separate them from the rest of the pack.
Every once in a while it’s necessary to escape from the hustle of city life and there’s no better way to do that then escaping to a summer home. Luckily for us Chicago dwellers that is pretty easy to do with Wisconsin and Michigan as our neighbors. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite summer homes that are sure to liberate your soul and free your mind. It’s time to relax!
Chicago-based @properties, the largest independent real estate brokerage firm in Illinois, has been named to Inc. magazine’s 35th annual Inc. 5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies once again. This marks the tenth time in the past eleven years that @properties has appeared on the list.
@properties landed at No. 2569 based on three-year revenue growth of 138 percent. With annual revenue of $200.2 million, @properties had the highest revenue of Illinois-based residential real estate brokerage firms on the list. The firm is the only real estate brokerage to make the list 10 times.
Everybody deserves to live luxuriously. Luckily for us, being in the Chicagoland area means that luxury living is always right at our fingertips. We’ve gathered a list of the 5 hottest developments in the Chicagoland area, developments that define luxury in their own way.
A lakefront home on nearly three acres of land in Winnetka, Ill., has been privately listed for sale with an asking price of $15.9 million, making it the most expensive home on the market on Chicago’s North Shore. The property is listed by Jena Radnay of @properties.
Located behind a gated entrance at 735 Sheridan Rd., the British-Colonial-style home has 20 rooms, seven bedrooms, five full and three half baths, and a matching coach house. The home is owned by Len and Gaye Wislow, who have lived in the home for the last 20 years.