Buyer's Agent, Listing Agent, Residential, First Time Home Buyers, Relocations, Waterfront Specialist, New Construction, Luxury Specialist, Retirement Specialist
Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR)
Certified Relocation Specialist (CRS)
Luxury Preview Property Specialist
Member of Illinois Associated of Realtors®
Barat College, Lake Forest - Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
University of Chicago - Certificate Business Administration
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"We were very pleased with Lori Baker. We stumbled across Lori when she was setting up for a realtor open house when I was driving through some neighborhoods in Lake Forest. We were impressed with how well she knew the community and she worked hard on our behalf to find the right home for us." - Barbara
"As cliche as it sounds, Lori treated us like family. She made the tedious home buying process painless. We 100% trusted her judgement and 100% would use her again." - James
Lori is a year over year top producing agent. She attributes this success to her deep love, appreciation, and knowledge of real estate in Lake Forest. Lori is a lifelong third-generation Lake Forest/Lake Bluff resident who has also raised her own family of four daughters in the community, a true testament to her commitment and immersion in Lake Forest. Whether you are listing your home or buying a new property, you want an experienced, knowledgeable, and especially in this market, innovative and resourceful Realtor®. She embodies all of these characteristics providing the height of professional service to each and every client. Lori meets every need, answers every question, negotiates, serves, and most importantly Sell!. Her strengths and talents are put to work for you, increasing your real estate success. Lori believes that to be successful in Lake Forest you must truly be neighborhood specialists. Therefore she expertly serves buyers and sellers in the following neighborhoods: Meadowood, Northmoor, Whispering Oaks, Campbells, Havenwood, West Lake Forest, Conway Farms, Onwentsia Gardens, King Muir, Villa Turicum, HO Stone, The Ponds and all of Lake Bluff including Tangley Oaks, East Lake Bluff, West Terrace, and East Terrace.
Lori is incredibly proud of the fact that her business is largely driven by repeat clients and recommendations to family and friends. It’s a testament that her dedication and hard work are appreciated and continues to grow her business.
As a past member of the Lake Forest Historical Society Board, Lori has unparalleled knowledge of the homes and neighborhoods of Lake Forest/Lake Bluff. Her buyers find this knowledge to be invaluable as they go through the process of finding the perfect home to fit their individual needs and lifestyles. Lori prides on being Lake Forest experts and enthusiasts! She believes in this community and is passionate about its homes. She settles for nothing less than your complete satisfaction with your potential purchase and looks for that “wow” reaction when you enter a home. Lori aggressively negotiates for you so that you feel confident that you purchased your dream home at the best price. Whether first-time, seasoned, or relocating buyer Lori is committed to your search, provide you the information you need, and accomplish the goal of moving you into a fabulous home you and your family will love.
Lori also has vast experience representing local premier architects and builders. She has personally managed the building and renovation process of her own five homes. If you are looking for advice and consult on this option or renovating an existing historic home please contact Lori and she’d be happy to share her thoughts and help in any way that she can.