Don Friedman - Managing Broker

Since 1988 Don Friedman has been a licensed real estate broker, advising on commercial and residential deals. He holds a B.S in Finance from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.  Don began his real estate career in 1987 buying rundown student rental properties in the DeKalb area and rehabbing four buildings which he owned and managed. He also managed and leased apartments for others. During his time in DeKalb, he was general contractor for the construction of a new single-family home which subsequently sold for profit. He worked on two developments with Rubeck & Co. for which he sold condominiums and pre-rented 60 new apartments from blueprints. In addition, he brokered a number of deals through Century 21 Milner and Associates.

Don relocated back to Chicago in 1991. He served as Leasing Consultant and Director of Leasing for two major prestigious residential buildings in Chicago’s  Gold Coast and Lincoln Park areas.

In 1993 he acted as his own Broker as an independent contractor. He handled the sale of several apartment buildings ranging in size from 6 units to 40 units. He managed several condominium associations totaling approximately 160 units. Don also managed and brokered several buildings that were in receivership for lenders such as Citibank F.S.B.  In addition, Don sold a number of condominiums and single family homes to clients through personal referrals.

Starting in 1998, Don has been operating as his own Real Estate Brokerage firm “Realty Chicago” and works primarily in the residential market . In 2003, experienced Realtor, Ann Clements, joined Don as Realtor Associate. Realty Chicago, has been a consistently high producing team since joining Chicago Real Estate Resources in 2010.

Over the past several years Don has corralled a number of loyal clients. He is a member of the Chicago Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors, Illinois Association of Realtors, and the Multiple Listing Service. Don is a multi-million dollar producer and consistently ranks in the top 10% of the Chicago Association of  Realtors,  annually.

Lake View Office
932 W. Grace St., Chicago, Illinois, 60613

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1439 West Farragut Avenue, CHICAGO

5 Beds, 3½ Baths, 4,500 SqFt
Prime TRUE Andersonville location! Timeless, stately 2 year new extra wide gut- rehabbed graystone single family home. All the bells/whistles in an all masonry structure on an extra wide lot. Real quality abounds throughout this 5 bedroom 3 1/2 bath home. Living room/dining room features a fireplace and custom carpentry. The kitchen is of exceptional size and beauty completed by an informal dining room and family room. The deck overlooks the

3620 North Kimball Avenue, CHICAGO

2 Beds, 1½ Baths,
GREAT OPPORTUNITY! Very well maintained, partially updated bungalow single family home located in between HOT Avondale and Irving Park/Addison Mall. Long time owners have taken great care of this home over the years. Super large living and dining rooms. All finished living areas are all dry-walled. Huge tall walk-up unfinished attic for great expansion opportunity. Wide lot and a great yard. Gas forced air and central air. All windows replaced

1342 Irving Park Road #1, Chicago

WRIGLEYVILLE/SOUTHPORT CORRIDOR. Attractive well maintained office space Great Location with excellent exposure at the intersection of Irving Park & Southport. Irving Park and Clark average daily traffic along intersection is 29,800 cars daily. Bus ridership at 12,000+ passing by this property. Location accessible to multiple Brown and Red Line stations. Right in front of post office and conducive for multiple types of businesses. Clean and

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Listing information last updated on May 23rd, 2018 at 7:22am CDT.