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1133 S Milwaukee Ave, , Libertyville - IL 60048

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About Rick Brown

Rick Brown knows that the purchase or sale of real estate is one of the largest financial commitments most people will ever make. He is determined to support this experience in a successful, satisfying way for his clients. Compassionate and full of integrity, Rick works to establish not only a professional relationship but also a friendship with his clients.Striving to make the real estate transaction successful and pleasant are the hallmarks of Rick's career. These are just a few of the reasons why he has become one of the most sought after real estate professionals in the area.

Educating is an important step Rick takes to help his clients make an informed decision and to ensure their complete satisfaction. He always shares all options and helps them to reason through any difficult situation. This, combined with his patience, willing nature, in-depth industry knowledge and dedication are why Rick maintains a client/friendship relationship beyond the closing of the Transaction. The trust and confidence Rick earns from his clients has rewarded him with continual referrals and countless repeat business opportunities. Both new clients and former clients receive the same professional and personal service leading to a successful move into their new home.

Testimonial Letter:

Dear Rick,Thank you for all the help that you gave me, you went way beyond your duty to help me. Things are looking good and I look forward to my new life in Chicago. Good luck to you and I will be using you in the future when I move again and I will be more then happy to refer you to my friends and family. Take care and I will be talking to you soon. Jessica Sengpiehl


Areas of Expertise
Residential and Commercial Real Estate Sales and Property Management

Education and Training
Rick Brown attended the University of Illinois and Northwestern University where he studied accounting and business. He continues his education taking college courses, courses through The Home Builders Association and real estate courses.

Personal Background
A native of Illinois, Rick has lived in the state for most of his life. Beginning in high school, Rick worked for 12 years in the grocery business advancing to a managerial position both in Illinois and Hawaii. Working in management within this very competitive and customer-service oriented field led to being hired by a North Suburban builder to manage their diverse portfolio of properties in the Chicagoland area. Rick's communication skills have helped make him a top Realtor with a personal touch. Rick is a devoted father of 2 boys in their 20's. He is very involved with his children's education and activities and enjoyed volunteering at the local schools, chaperoning field trips and coaching basketball for the park district. In his spare time Rick enjoys the theater, snow skiing, photography and movies.

Communities I Serve
Rick Brown specializes in the sale and marketing of homes in Vernon Hills, Mundelein, Libertyville, Gurnee, Grayslake, Buffalo Grove, Green Oaks, Lindenhurst, Lake Villa, the Round Lake area, Lake County, Il, Northern Cook County and McHenry County.

Awards And Designations

Honors A consistent Multi-Million Dollar Producer, Rick Brown has been the Top Agent repeatedly in his office of 80 outstanding professionals. This has earned him the President's Circle Designation.

Memberships Rick is a member of the Lake County Association of REALTORS, the Illinois Association of REALTORS and the National Association of REALTORS and the Coldwell Banker President's Circle. All these associations uphold a strict code of ethics and ensure that their members are up to date on the latest marketing techniques and legislation affecting real estate.

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