Lotzof Malk Real Estate
Jacqueline Lotzof and Stephanie Malk joined forces in 2017 to build one of the most trustworthy and hard working real estate teams on the North Shore. Their combined background in real estate, sales and marketing perfectly position them to guide you through your entire real estate transaction. Their successful track record and top-notch customer service, combined with their real estate knowledge and overall love of the Northern Suburbs, is what helps them deliver results to every client.
Some people grow into their passion for real estate. Others are born with it.
Jacqueline Lotzof knows what it takes to buy and sell property. Growing up in a real estate family, and playing key roles in over $200 million in real estate transactions for a wide range of commercial and residential properties nationwide, she quickly learned the importance of achieving the security of a sound investment and solid return for the client. Having returned to her native Highland Park from Chicago in 2014, she understands the distinguishing characteristics of different neighborhoods and communities throughout Chicagoland and works tirelessly to find the perfect match for her clients. Her approachable yet professional demeanor, refined organizational skills and dedication to her clients, keeps her keenly focused and able to deliver results.
With Jacqueline's prior years of experience running her construction company, JTL Brokerage & Construction, she brings knowledgeable insights to understand a home's true potential. Prior to establishing her construction company, Jacqueline was at the Alter Group, a national developer of commercial, industrial, medical office, student housing and multifamily properties.
Jacqueline graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and she and her family live in the Ravinia neighborhood of Highland Park with her husband and 3 children. Her strong interests in the vitality of her community led her to become active in local civic organizations including The Art Center of Highland Park and the JUF Young Women's Board. She is also on the board of The Exclusive Professional Women's Networking Group (EPWNG).
"My clients are like my family, and there is nothing I wouldn't do in the search or sale of a home for my own family."
Stephanie prides herself on the ability to seamlessly guide her clients through the entire real estate process, from initial contact to the closing table. Her knowledge of both the North Shore and city, coupled with her history of negotiating multi-million dollar deals, makes her the perfect fit for all of your real estate needs. One of Stephanie's biggest passions is helping people find their dream home, all while getting aquatinted with their new hometown. She specializes in Deerfield, Highland Park, Northbrook, Buffalo Grove and more.
Stephanie is committed to making the home buying and selling process as enjoyable and stress-free as possible for her clients. Stephanie has successfully negotiated many complex real estate transactions, all while keeping her clients' best interests at heart.
Stephanie currently resides in Deerfield, IL with her husband and 3 children and is excited to share her love of the North Shore with future clients. She holds a BA in Communications from Indiana University. After a decade-long career in advertising sales for Disney and Time Warner, she made the jump to Real Estate and has never looked back.
Clients are saying:
"Jacqueline made it happen and hit it out of the park. With her extensive experience in rehab, she made all the numbers make sense. Jacqueline made me a happy Seller!"
"Earlier this year, Jacqueline assisted me with selling my Chicago condominium. She was exceedingly professional at every juncture, providing me with sound advice on how to price the property and following up the sales process with a smart strategy. She was always responsive to my queries and I felt like I had a true partner in the process. At the end of the day, I quickly received the price I wanted. Jacqueline was a tremendous asset and I truly believe I would not have had as successful an outcome without her."
"Jacqueline did a great job helping me find the right home. She was often available when ever I had desired to see a property even at late hours of the work week. Once we found a home Jacqueline did a great job helping me put in offers and prepare for the close date once a offer was accepted. She worked well with my lawyer and my loan officer"