Megan Wood, Agent in Chicago - Compass

Megan Wood

Licensed Real Estate Broker
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Buyer's Agent, Listing Agent, Short-Sale


Illinois Wesleyan University - BA, Psychology

Client Testimonials

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"Meg is an absolute joy to work with! She is responsive, thorough, and passionate about finding the right home for her clients. She made purchasing a home for an out-of-state buyer a breeze. Her honesty and knowledge of the market and city are remarkably helpful. She makes you feel like you are her only client and makes sure to give you all the information you need to make the best decision for your needs. I would recommend Meg to anyone, anywhere looking for a realtor!" - Sarah

"Meg was great to work with on our home sale and purchase. She was a great resource throughout the process for any and all questions, always responsive, available and honest. I would highly recommend her to someone selling or buying in Chicago. We sold our condo the first week it was on the market and had a seamless negotiation. She did a great job of making us feel comfortable throughout the process." - Howard

"Our experience with Meg was first rate every step of the way. We are first time homeowners, and Meg helped make a daunting process accessible, easy to understand and fun. Meg was very responsive when we had questions. When viewing homes, Meg asked great questions of the seller's agent and provided invaluable local knowledge. When it came time to negotiate, we felt as though Meg was able to get us the best price and deal possible. We can't recommend her highly enough." - David

"Meg was fantastic in all regards, and came as a referral from a colleague. We saw 15-20 places until we found the perfect one (~3 months). She was patient, knowledgeable, NEVER pushy and knew her stuff. As someone who asks a lot of questions, I was impressed with her quick turnaround time w/ responses as well as depth of knowledge. I would recommend anyone looking the Chicago area to seek out working with Meg."

"Meg helped us with buying our first home. She is fantastic with guiding you through the process from start to finish. I leaned on her expertise several times and her input and advice always proved to be instrumental and accurate. She made us feel comfortable the whole way and I would recommend to anyone buying or selling their home."

About Megan

Meg is a driven real estate agent with years of professional experience helping home buyers and sellers realize their real estate dreams. Her industry-defining approach to real estate has resulted in participation in more than $70 million worth of real estate transactions career to date. Meg has guided countless clients to real estate in every corner of the city: From Pilsen to Portage Park, West Loop to Wicker Park, Lakeview, Lincoln Park, Andersonville, and everywhere in between. Her proven mix of local market knowledge, financial expertise, and cutting-edge marketing tools provides each and every one of her clients an insider’s look at today’s real estate industry.

The principle that continues to set Meg apart from other agents is that she truly cares for her clients. Working with Meg means you get the ultimate client service experience. She has developed and honed these skills during her time in the financial sector. She always goes the extra mile, putting her clients’ needs first, and knows that transparency and consistent communication is key to every relationship. She makes every client her top priority and loves getting to know the people she works with. Meg believes in forming strong, life-long relationships with her clients and strives to understand each client’s unique life situation from financing to personal preferences. Her professionalism, negotiation skills, and marketing efforts ensure the highest level of performance and winning results.

Meg earned a degree from Illinois Wesleyan University and started her professional career in the banking industry where she became heavily involved in the refinancing and acquisition of new real estate secured loans. She was engaged in the lending process from start to finish – application to underwriting to closing. The skills she developed prior to her time in real estate made for a seamless transition; she is able to offer clients invaluable insight into the financial side of each transaction that few agents can. Additionally, Meg understands the importance of pairing of knowledge and service. During her time in the financial sector, she became a trusted financial resource for one of Chicago’s wealthiest neighborhoods. Her experience in client service, marketing, and finance is extremely valuable to her role as a real estate broker today. She can help clients truly understand the mortgage process and apply her marketing experience when promoting listings.

Although a native of central Illinois, after moving to Chicago, Meg felt an instant connection to Chicago; the big city with a small town feel. She believes that the diversity, landscape, and personality of Chicago make it the best in the world! In her free time, Meg loves to run, and spend time with her husband and their dog Ruby, a vizsla, who is their pride and joy!

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