Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago - Julie A. McWilliams, GRI, SFR, PMN, SRES

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Julie McWilliams

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"Good decisions in buying or selling homes are based on good information. That's why I am so committed to providing a thorough analysis for my clients. We then have the strength we need during negotiations so everyone comes out a winner."

"I believe all my clients deserve and expect Premier Service. I am dedicated to working on your behalf as.....

1. Your Real Estate Advocate

Buying or selling a property is a major life decision. Whether you're buying your first home, investing in real estate, or considering a commercial property, you can trust me to work as your advocate throughout the buying and selling process, and to provide you with Premier Service®. That means serving on your behalf as a Trusted Advisor, Skilled Negotiator and Expert Facilitatorsm:

2. Your Trusted Advisor

Through my specialized knowledge and extensive training, I will help you navigate your home buying and selling process. I will listen to your goals, and recommend ways to help you achieve them.

3. Your Skilled Negotiator

The real estate process requires negotiation of complex issues; I am committed to working in your best interests. I will help you secure the best possible price, with the most favorable terms, in the shortest period of time.

4. Your Expert Facilitator

I will work to ensure your purchase or sale stays on track and on time. You will receive outstanding customer service, professional expertise, and learn about other services that can enhance the value of your purchase or sale.

I am confident that after you work with me, you'll see that my dedication is to you, not "the deal". My goal is to help you, not just once, but whenever you need real estate assistance, and to build a lifelong relationship based upon mutual trust and understanding.

If you'd like to talk with me, Contact Me. I look forward to learning more about your real estate needs, and to serving you.

Making her clients happy and providing them with all of the information they need to make good decisions is at the root of everything Julie does in her approach to her work. Knowledgeable about the market and experienced as a REALTOR®, Julie is very thorough and prides herself on her accuracy in pricing, her eye for staging or preparing a house for sale, and her creativity in advertising and promotion. Sensitive to the needs and anxieties of the seller, Julie maintains constant communication and she strives to minimize the disruptions that occur while a home is on the market. When she works with buyers, she listens to them carefully and reads between the lines to determine their wants and needs.

Julie has lived on the North Shore since 1969 where she is active in church and community affairs as well as the Women's Council of REALTORS (2004 North Shore Chapter President). Although she enjoys the North Shore and its many resources, Julie considers her market area anywhere from Wrigleyville in Chicago to Mundelein in Lake County. Architecture and interior design are strong interests along with hobbies including music (she sings in a choir and plays handbells) and needlework. Although she loves to travel, Julie considers herself very family and home-oriented. Perhaps that is why she relates so well to her clients.

"Making dreams come true since 1980!"

“[In a home] You’re making an investment in what could be the most important asset you’ll ever have. The right moment is when you know where you’re going to live for a while, when you find the home that fits your family, and when it’s at level that fits in with your income and ability to make a down payment and then I would get a very long mortgage… 30-year mortgage and the rate will be fabulous, and there is no sense waiting if those conditions exist."

- Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO, Berkshire Hathaway Inc.