Allan Friestad – Your Real Estate Connection on the North Shore
Allan Friestad, a Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate Broker, developed passion for Real Estate after being a Real Estate Investor for over 30 years. Allan then decided to affiliate with the biggest International Real Estate Brokerage there is – Coldwell Banker, sharing his Real Estate passion with Real Estate Buyers and Real Estate Sellers for over 14 years, in addition to helping Real Estate Investors get the best Return on Investment possible. His background in Telecommunication Industry allows Allan to communicate clearly with his clients, setting right expectations right from the start. Allan's experience, dedication and strong communication will help ensure the successful and profitable sale of your home. Allan specializes in the North Shore and surrounding communities, including Northbrook, Glenview, Skokie, Morton Grove, Wilmette and Winnetka.
Helping Real Estate Sellers
Allan Friestad uses the latest technology and tools to support the sale or purchase of your home from start to closing. He will create a market analysis of homes recently bought and sold in your neighborhood and recommend a listing price if you are the seller.
Allan will create a listing sheet including the recommended market price you have agreed upon. The placement/listing of your home on the right search engines is essential. Allan will place your home on the Coldwell Banker Websites (Local & Global), Zillow, Trulia and the Realtors' Multiple Listing Service (MLS) Database to maximize the exposure of the listings. With Allan, you will get 360 Degree marketing approach, including print and digital initiatives.
Analyzing Housing Data for Market and Neighborhood trends are crucial to Buyers. As an Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR), Allan Friestad has the credentials to assist you through the various steps of the Home Buying Process. Together you will discuss what type of home you are looking to buy, your price range, and what features are important to you.
With Allan's extensive experience, he can refer you to reliable Loan Officers to obtain a pre-approval to determine your budget, a qualified Home Inspector, and a Real Estate Attorney to address the legal issues of the Real Estate Transaction.
Allan will be there with you every step of the way! Allan’s constant attention to detail and willingness to go the extra mile helps relieve the worries of this life decision. Allan loves working with people and helping them realize their dream of owning a home!! While Allan enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, grilling in the backyard, and watching the Chicago Cubs, his #1 priority is you!
Credentials and Memberships:
- Member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR)
- SFR (Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource)
- ABR® (Accredited Buyer's Representative)
- e-PRO Internet Professional
- GREEN Certification
- Illinois Real Estate License
- North Shore- Barrington Association of Realtors (NSBAR)
- Illinois Association of Realtors
- National Association of Realtors
- Mundelein University - B.A. Telecommunications