Shelly Perkowski is a seasoned real estate broker in Chicago, Illinois. With over a decade of professional and personal experience as a buyer/seller’s agent, developer, and real estate investor and manager, Shelly brings an immeasurable wealth of knowledge and unparalleled work ethic to the Hunter Andre Real Estate team.
Shelly specializes in the sale and purchase of unique properties in the Gold Coast, River North, and West Loop neighborhoods in Chicago, and relocation/transition to and from the western suburbs of Hinsdale, Oak Brook, Burr Ridge, LaGrange, Clarendon Hills, and Western Springs.
The daughter of a real estate developer, Shelly came by her knowledge and passion for real estate honestly. After graduating from the University of Iowa, she began working for her family’s company, absorbing all aspects of development while doubling as broker representation for the company’s homes. In constant pursuit of challenge, Shelly channeled her growing knowledge into real estate investment, starting her own successful investment/development venture.
As a broker, Shelly brings a masterful and unique blend of real estate knowledge to the client relationship. When advising clients on potential properties, her experience realistically intuits what improvements can be made, and importantly, whether properties are profitable. She operates with a refreshing honesty, and believes in the importance of clear and respectful communication while honoring her clients’ values and time.
A natural cultivator of relationships, Shelly has fostered and maintained an impressive client list, with numerous relationships who seek her services repeatedly on second home purchases, investment properties, or move-up purchases. She is also extremely passionate about educating families about raising children in the city, and candidly shares her knowledge regarding public and private school education, cultural events and awareness, and opportunities for family-friendly fun.
Shelly’s extensive experience and personal values make her an undeniable asset to the Hunter Andre Real Estate team. For more information, or to begin your property search with Shelly, please click here.