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Alley Ballard



600+ million sold & over 750 successful transactions 

24 years experience

@properties Top 100

2005-2021 C.A.R. Top Producer

Top 1% of Brokers in Chicago | Top 1.5 % of Agents Nationwide

Average Days on Market: A Low 25 Days

Average List To Sales Price: A High 102%

 Extensive knowledge of staging & design

Chicago native 

buy / sell / invest / 1031 exchange savvy

Chicago to The North Shore and beyond


Rethinking Real Estate with a straight-forward, client-centric approach that is transparent and fun. We commit to our client's goals & leverage our team experience. With exceptional marketing resources and a team of professionals who share our strong work ethic, Alley Ballard and Glenn Bryant deliver a market savvy methodology that creates a successful path to purchase or sale. Our commitment to this philosophy has led to a 100% referral-based business model. Our clients notice and appreciate our enthusiasm, leading them to refer friends, family, and co-workers. If you work with us, someone somewhere has told you about us. We don't advertise. Word of mouth is our only source. 


We are not just finding homes; we are helping clients to realize their real estate goals. We empower clients with a thorough market overview while actively listening to needs, wants and concerns. As a top producing team, we get the inside scoop on properties before they hit the market, offering you the best shot at finding your ideal home. Our combined years of experience in the Chicago market allow us to provide tremendous insight into your search, understanding nuances around individual properties & neighborhoods and the changing market landscape. Beyond the closing, we stay connected with you, sharing valuable insights on tax optimization and home maintenance. Whether it's your first home or your fifth, let us turn this daunting process into an enjoyable journey. The proof is in the repeat business – clients return to us when it's time for their next real estate adventure. We pride ourselves on this! Past clients have been happy to share their experience in our testimonial section!



Häus Squad brings a proven sales process to the table, backed by a history of positive results and a satisfied client roster. We position your property not just to compete, but to triumph in the current market. With a remarkable track record of an average of 25 days on the market and a list-to-sale price ratio of 102% (thanks to multiple offers), our team exceeds industry standards. We're not just beating the average; we're rewriting the rules with 97 fewer days on the market and a solid 8% more at closing for our sellers. Many of our listings spark multiple offers, often selling above asking price. To achieve this, we stay laser-focused on market conditions, negotiation strategies, and strategic design changes to enhance your property's equity. Your success is top priority! We excel at creative ideas and distinctive marketing materials to set your property apart. We can provide expert tips on staging your home and getting it perfect for the market. We share a curated a list of trusted vendors who deliver excellent service to prep your home for sale. Our process is designed to be painless and highly profitable. Pretty much what every seller wants, right?



                                                         ALL STATS FROM MRED MLS 2005-2023 & REAL TRENDS 4TH QTR 2023

Fun Facts About Me

600M+ in closed sales since 2000
@properties Top 100

Top 1% of brokers in Chicago

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