As your Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago real estate broker, understanding and achieving your real estate goals is my highest priority. Neighborhood knowledge and market insight, along with outstanding personal service are the cornerstones of my business. As a part of one of the leading brokerages in the Chicagoland area, I can offer you advanced tools and resources. Whether you are buying or selling, I will provide guidance at each step of the way. I invite you to contact me to discuss your next steps.
Tim Mertzlufft brings twenty years of experience in real estate, excellent customer service and a commitment to work hard, listen and follow through. He provides quality service to build relationships with clients and more importantly, maintain those relationships by communicating effectively.
Tim consults with many real estate professionals, attorneys, architects, civil engineers, surveyors, financial institutions, investors and contractors to verify design studies, plans and cost estimates; this experience makes him effective in studying and evaluating real estate property and especially remodeling projects for residential property.
Tim works with residential property owners as well as builders and developers and has 3 Promises for his clients:
He will be on time.
He will be brutally honest.
He will do what he says he is going to do for you.
There are 3 Things he does with and for his clients:
Consult with you. He will make sure you make a good decision at every step in the process.
Negotiate for you. This means he will treat your money likes it’s his money.
Handle all the Details for you. This means he will ensure the hundreds of steps in the real process are handled correctly and within the constraints of the contractual period.
Bottom Line, he is going to get the job done properly for you and not let you down!
Tim lives in Wilmette and has offices in both Winnetka and Lincoln Park. With extensive knowledge of City neighborhoods and the North Shore Tim has represented sellers that were downsizing and moving into the City but also the new families that are making the move to the suburbs. Handling both transactions in most cases clients know that they are getting the stubborn but effective negotiating strategies of a seasoned Broker on both ends of the transaction.
In addition to being a full time Broker Tim spends his free time with his wife Dawn and two children along with their Labrador Retriever. Coaching baseball and attending all his kids sporting events is in itself a second job but he and Dawn enjoy every minute of it. Tim also is an avid Platform Tennis (Paddle) player and currently plays at both Michigan Shores Club and the Winnetka Paddle Club.
Immaculate 2 bedroom condo in beautiful courtyard building in Old Irving Park just steps to Lou Malnati's, ERIS Brewery, and the Irving Park Blue Line Stop. Commute to downtown Chicago in less than 30 minutes. This home offers modern conveniences with original vintage detailing. Boasting hardwood flooring throughout, chef's kitchen with granite counters and stainless steel appliances, formal dining room and split bedroom floor plan, this home is sure to please! Expansive living space offers plenty of options for home office and ideal live/work situation. Additional storage and laundry in building. Professionally managed and landscaped! Move-in ready with low HOA fee.