Kevin Calkins

Kevin Calkins

Licensed Real Estate Broker

Specialties

Buyer's Agent, Listing Agent, Relocation, Short-Sale

Education

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Client Testimonials

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★★★★★
"Kevin Calkins gets the job done fast. Got our house sold for the asking price within a matter of weeks. "

★★★★★
"Kevin was excellent. He knew the right price to list my house. It was under contract in less than 2 weeks. I appreciate his communication, honesty, and would highly recommend him to any buyer or seller. "


About Kevin
Kevin is a lifelong resident of Oak Park and attended Ascension Grammar School and Fenwick High School. After earning his degree from the University of Illinois, Kevin and his wife returned to Oak Park and purchased their first home together, where they still live with their four children and black lab. Kevin's children are currently enrolled in the High School District 200 (Oak Park and River Forest High School) and District 97 (Percy Julian Middle School and Longfellow Elementary School) schools. Kevin's children have benefited greatly from the vast educational resources available to Oak Park residences; from the progressive curriculum to the special education programs. Needless to say, he has a sound understanding and deep appreciation of the Oak Park school system and its exceptional services.

After twenty-five years of working as a Broker and a Trader for a proprietary trading group at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Kevin has transitioned his expert negotiating skills in attaining optimal pricing for proprietary trading groups into an asset for assisting his clients in the ever-changing real estate market. His understanding of financial markets and price discovery provides a unique transition into the real estate market. When buying or selling a home in the western suburbs you can rely on Kevin to provide quality service in completing your real estate transaction.

Kevin’s experience and lifelong community involvement in the Oak Park area, along with his past trading experience in the financial markets, make him uniquely qualified to provide an unparalleled benefit to both his buyer and seller clients.

Kevin Calkins’ Listings

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Listed By CompassContingent

$259,000

Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Square Feet
1,200
Acres
0.07
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a front view of a house with a yard
a view of an empty room with wooden floor and stairs
a view of an empty room with wooden floor and a window
a kitchen with a stove cabinets and a kitchen
a kitchen with stainless steel appliances granite countertop a stove cabinets and entryway
a kitchen with stainless steel appliances a stove a sink and a refrigerator
a bathroom with a sink a toilet and mirror
an empty room with wooden floor chandelier fan and windows
wooden floor in an empty room with a window
a bathroom with a granite countertop sink toilet and shower
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a utility room with dryer and washer
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Listed By CompassContingent

$159,000

Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1.5
Square Feet
928
Acres
0.02