Peggy is a lifelong resident of Chicago having grown up in the Albany Park and Edgewater neighborhoods; she now resides on the northwest side of the city. Growing up in Chicago with the ""L"" and bus as her preferred mode of transportation, she gained a deep appreciation for the unique characteristics of all of Chicago's neighborhoods, from Howard St. to 95th and from the lakefront to Austin! In addition to her considerable knowledge of the city and love of all things Chicago, Peggy brings extensive management experience to her real estate business. As vice president of purchasing for a major restaurant chain, she learned firsthand the essential negotiating skills of listening, knowing when to go full throttle and when to pull back to get what you want. The cultivation of long term relationships is also nothing new to Peggy, as she realized early on the importance of nurturing both past and present collaborators to help ensure more favorable results in the future. Peggy has always approached life believing in the power of a smile and the belief that laughter is the shortest distance between two people. Having raised her two children in Chicago, Peggy is also familiar with the school systems available in both the public and private sectors. Peggy's clients can be assured that her professionalism and integrity will guide them through the buying and or selling process. Let her use her experience and practical wisdom to provide you the level of client satisfaction you've earned.