With a long career in customer service, Mary Ellen knows how to make sure her clients receive the attention and focus necessary to get real estate deals done. Mary Ellen was born and raised in the Chicagoland area and comes from a large Greek family many of whom she still visits in the suburbs. She left the city to attend the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, where she earned her degree in business and marketing.
Mary Ellen has since put that degree to good use with her early successes as a real estate agent. Mary Ellen works with buyers and sellers of all kinds throughout the city, with a special focus on River North, Old Town, and the Gold Coast. Having lived in this area since 1998, she is an expert in all that it has to offer. An avid runner and foodie, Mary Ellen has explored all the nooks and crannies throughout the city of Chicago and can easily match her clients to the neighborhood that they will enjoy the most. Working with the entire spectrum of clients from rentals to purchases, Mary Ellen can get the job done no matter what the goal is.
With a longstanding love of real estate, Mary Ellen joined the industry after spending many years as an Entrepreneur starting and managing several small businesses in Chicago. Here, she learned the value of customer service, in addition to the importance of proper financing. Her organizational skills and attention to detail came in handy, as well as her ability to solve any problems that may arise in a timely manner. She also completed several real estate investments during that time and was eager to make real estate her full-time career.
Never afraid of a challenge, Mary Ellen enjoys meeting new people as well as discovering great homes. Outgoing and easy to work with, Mary Ellen has made numerous important contacts in the industry and thrives on networking. Overall, customer service has always been Mary Ellen's prime focus, and she will go above and beyond for her clients so that they are completely satisfied with their transactions every time. She is also available any time that clients have questions or concerns, or simply need a little extra advice during the process. In her free time, Mary Ellen enjoys yoga, running, comedy and cooking.