Shelly is a highly-respected and innovative provider of real estate services. She has specialized in the Hinsdale and Oak Brook market as well as Chicago's Gold Coast neighborhood.
After fifteen years serving luxury residential real estate clients as an expert market analyst, tireless advocate, and fierce negotiator, she has firmly established herself as an award-winning broker with @properties, the #1 brokerage firm in Chicago & Hinsdale.
Shelly brings an incredible skillset and passion to her clientele. She grew up learning the real estate industry from her father, a well-known custom home builder in Oak Brook and Hinsdale, Tom Santefort. Santefort of the Santefort Real Estate Group took a vested interest in training Shelly to not only understand the industry from a negotiating and sales perspective, he also took the time to teach her what it takes to build and scale luxury homes and portfolios for signature clients. When you hire Shelly, you will tap into her vast experience in new construction, buying and flipping homes at auction, renovating and design for re-sale, and more.
Shelly has an unwavering dedication to providing the highest level of concierge services for every one of her distinguished clients. She believes in a hands-on, transparent approach to buyers and sellers and has spent years building and maintaining countless relationships with contractors, attorneys, mortgage brokers, and industry peers. These partnerships are a testament to her respect and dedication for her craft.
Shelly is deeply ingrained in the luxury residential community. She is involved in the school systems, supports local businesses, and has spent years forging personal and professional relationships with its residents and vendors. She brings an unmatched level of expertise and enthusiasm to an industry that demands both.
Her mastery of the client/agent relationship has already been a considerable asset to @properties, as she has implemented and established a multi-tier platform of distinguished marketing tools and techniques that have set the standard in her local market and beyond.