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As a lifelong resident of the Chicagoland Suburbs, Sarah Leonard possesses an impeccable knowledge of the local market, its diverse neighborhoods, and everything in-between. Having been in the real estate business for over ten years and bringing a background as a loan processor to the table, Sarah’s expertise makes her the Realtor of choice to handle all your real estate needs.

As your personal Realtor, you can be certain that Sarah will work hard to meet and exceed your expectations while keeping your best interests at heart. Throughout the years working with RE/MAX, Sarah has successfully navigated through a variety of real estate markets and is very proud to say that her team has managed to stay strong by listing and selling 500 homes in the past 12 months alone, ranking he... Read More

Ruta has been a realtor since 2011, known for her integrity, diplomacy, and sincerity during all of her transactions. During her tenure in the business, she has first and foremost strived to be someone in whom her clientele and colleagues can put their trust and faith. As a former banking executive for nearly 20 years, Ruta has transitioned her unique relationship and negotiating insights to tirelessly advocate for her real estate clients. When working with clients, Ruta is assertive and effective without being too aggressive. Above all, Ruta values relationships over transactions, and much of her business comes from repeat clients or referrals. Ruta understands that selling real estate can be stressful. She will work hard to lower your stress level and make your experience as seamless as ... Read More
Carie’s passion for helping others inspired her to pursue a full time career in real estate. As a Northwest Suburbs native, she started her career over thirteen years ago with a nationwide home builder that offered amazing training with an emphasis on negotiation, in depth mortgage knowledge, home construction, and reading prints. In 2010, she earned her associate appraiser’s license which is beneficial for her sellers when pricing their home, or knowing the right price to offer as a buyer. She studied home staging and earned her ASP designation in 2011. As her focus shifted towards specializing in seller representation Carie earned her Seller Representative Specialist (SRS) designation in 2018. In 1998 a college career assessment test ranked Realtor as Carie's number 1 match which... Read More

Coming from a property management background, Laura has always worked in the real estate industry, and she has always enjoyed doing so. Being licensed since 2006, she has navigated through a variety of market conditions. Her attention to detail, strong work ethic, and passion for helping people have kept her business thriving, closing 36+ homes annually! In addition to being a lifelong resident of the Chicago land area, she earned the coveted Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR) Designation. She takes pride in continuing to educate herself in an effort to best serve her clients. In Laura's free time, she enjoys traveling, hanging out with her dog, reading, and decorating. She donates her time to the Lazarus house in St. Charles, along with the Greater Food Depository in Elgin. She ... Read More

June Kim primarily works with buyers to help them achieve their dream of purchasing a home.  Last year, she helped over 70 people purchase their new homes. She has great attention to detail and helps her clients every step of the way, making purchasing a home fun and enjoyable, as it should be! June is always available at any time and prides herself in that. She also has extensive knowledge of the market in different areas, being a lifelong resident of the Northwest Suburbs.  She attended Roosevelt University, where she graduated with a degree in Financing.  With June’s expertise and guidance, she is confident she will make your home buying process a great experience.  She has been designated as a Certified Negotiation Expert, CNE, since 2015.  She is experienced in getting buye... Read More

As a Buyer’s Agent, Tori prides herself in assisting her clients in finding exactly what they are looking for and making the experience enjoyable while doing so! Her strong work ethic, compassion, availability, and follow-through are what help make it a smooth process from first meet to closing. She is humbled to say that these qualities helped her to earn the Five Star Professional Rising Star in Real Estate award for 2018. In addition to being a lifelong resident in the Chicagoland Suburbs, Tori joined our team with an extensive background in New Home Construction. This gives her a versatile view of the market and ability to assist with any home buying process. As a passionate supporter of our troops, she has also become a Military Relocation Professional (MRP). This is to ensure al... Read More

Melissa was born and raised in the northwest suburbs. She has a wide-base of knowledge through past experience of the greater Chicagloand area, including the northwest suburbs, western suburbs, northern suburbs, and Chicago. She earned both her Bachelor's and Master's degree at Eastern Illinois University. Melissa is passionate about helping others, whether through her volunteer work in the community or helping someone find their perfect home. Melissa has a strong knack for building relationships and is a true people person. Through her relationship-building ability, she is able to foresee your needs, along with being your confidant through the home buying process. Melissa’s compassion, strong work ethic, commitment, and market knowledge help guide you through every step of the home b... Read More

Jackie is a native to the northwest suburbs. Growing up, her family would spend their weekends exploring nearby neighborhoods and admiring historical architecture in the surrounding communities. Her many years in the textile industry in Scottsdale, Arizona and Las Vegas, Nevada servicing home builders, architects, designers, and general contractors allowed her to gain a tremendous amount of knowledge of the building and design process. Jackie’s enthusiasm for real estate, people- friendly approach and her drive to always exceed your expectations, is something you will notice as you work together. In addition, her attention to detail and love for research is something that will help assure that together you have found the right home. Jackie prides herself on her outstanding reputation... Read More
Nina Cerna is a dynamic realtor/ broker who considers real estate to be the culmination of her dual passion for people and homes; one that stems from time spent in and around the industry thanks to her mother who has been a broker for 30+ years. Having been exposed to open houses and the intricacies of the industry while growing up, coupled with 6 years of helping people find the home of their dreams, Nina serves others from a position of strength as a loyal and trustworthy advisor. Nina is truly passionate about advocating for her clients and making sure that they have someone on their side to look out for them. Driven by the need to create financial wealth via real estate, she inspires smart investment decisions by keeping her clients informed every step of the way and taking the time... Read More