Experienced Realtor in Oak Park, Chicago and suburbs, helping you with selling and buying your dream home.
If you've landed here because you're considering selling your home in Chicago or the suburbs, you're in the right place. I understand that you may have some questions or concerns about hiring an agent like me, especially if my office isn't right in your town...
Whether your home is in Oak Park, Chicago, or the surrounding areas, I can assist you in selling and buying your dream home. I'm Laurie Christofano, a highly experienced real estate agent with a passion for helping clients achieve their goals, with 16 years of know-how, proudly affiliated with RE/MAX In The Village. And guess what? I can help you sell your home, no matter where it's located*. Let's dive in and discover why working with a savvy and top performing agent like me can be a fantastic choice for you.
In this digital age, where online marketing reigns supreme, physical location matters less than ever before. With the power of technology and my extensive knowledge of the local market, I have successfully helped countless homeowners in Chicago and the surrounding areas sell their properties with exceptional results.
I want to assure you that even if my office is not located in your immediate area, I have all the skills, resources, and strategies to make your home stand out in this competitive market.
Here's a glimpse into the marketing magic that awaits your listing:
Listing Prep: I've got an eye for detail and a knack for creating the perfect ambiance. From advising on decluttering and pre-packing to staging furniture just right, I'll transform your home into a buyer's dream. And don't be surprised if I bring in some faux greenery, eye-catching artwork, or even a stylish shower curtain or duvet to give it that extra "wow" factor.
Modest Upgrades: Only if you're up for it... I'll guide you in choosing and executing affordable upgrades that will make your home irresistible to today's buyers. Whether it's updating lighting fixtures or adding some trendy finishes, these little touches can work wonders. Trust me, they'll shorten your listing period and increase excitement and the final price.
Photographic Brilliance: Professional photos are a must, and I've got you covered. I'll showcase your home in all its glory, including stunning aerial shots captured by a drone. Buyers will get a clear view of your property's relationship to downtown, nearby train stations, and any local attractions or amenities.
Step into Virtual Reality: Prepare to be amazed by my Matterport 3D tours. These immersive experiences allow potential buyers to explore your home from the comfort of their own screens, making them feel like they're walking through your property in person.
Floor Plans: No need to leave anything to the imagination. I'll provide detailed floor plans, ensuring buyers can visualize the layout and flow of your home effortlessly -- not to mention space plan their furniture layout ideas!
Words That Sell: Crafting a captivating write-up is my specialty. I'll create a compelling description of your home that goes beyond the standard features. Let's sell the sizzle, not just the steak, and give buyers a taste of what their life could be like in their future abode.
Digital Marketing Prowess: I've mastered the art of multi-channel paid digital marketing. Wherever potential buyers are browsing online, I'll make sure your listing grabs their attention, enticing them to click through for more information. Together, we'll "stop the scroll" and make your home the star of the show.
Reaching the Right Agents: I don't wait for the buyers to come to us; I actively reach out to agents who have shown interest in properties like yours, including my fellow agents in the Top Agent Network. It's my chance to get them excited about selling your home to their clients. Let's create a buzz that's impossible to resist!
Market Savvy: I stay on top of the game by reviewing competition and market conditions weekly. This way, we can be proactive and stay ahead of the market trends, rather than playing catch-up.
The Art of Negotiation: Incoming offers will be handled with the utmost professionalism. I'll include you in the negotiation process, ensuring that we consider not only the price but also the other terms that matter to you. We're in this together, and your satisfaction is my top priority.
In today's amazing world, distance doesn't have to stop us from working together. So, whether you're in the heart of Chicago or nestled way out in the suburbs, I'm here to help you sell your home with ease. Don't worry if my office isn't in your town. With my honed skills and 16 years of experience, I'll use all the cool tools available to ensure a smooth and successful journey for you. Let's connect today and get ready for an incredible real estate adventure together!
(* my license is valid for the state of Illinois -- but I have an extensive network of trusted agents across the country and worldwide for those of you looking outside of Chicagoland too, so please reach out for my recommendations!)
What is the home selling process?
Depending on who you speak with, the home selling process can look quite different. I have a tried and true strategy for getting your home sold in the shortest time, for the best price and terms we can negotiate. Download your free home sellers' guide below!
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Why do home sellers hire Laurie Christofano to sell their home?
Easy Exit Listing means you’re not locked into any long-term contracts, and I don’t charge any upfront fees.
All of my listings get the same professional photo, 3D tour, and floor plan package, whether they’re $100k condos or million dollar homes — because I know how important these marketing pieces are:
✨ They help buyers envision themselves in your home and fall in love with what they picture their new life looking like, with your home as the backdrop 📸
Experience the difference this makes by contacting Laurie, whether you’re planning to sell next month, or not for another 10 years. Click here or the image above for more details.
Let’s get to know each other so I can guide you thru making the right home improvements that will maximize its value and salability in the long run!
Get moved on your timeline with an expert Realtor who “gets it”.
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