Tom Makinney (Gracik Makinney Real Estate Group)

130 W. Park Ave

Elmhurst , IL 60126

Gracik Makinney Real Estate Group offers unparalleled service to ALL clients in the Elmhurst Illinois and DuPage County real estate markets.

Get to know Tom Makinney

Buying or selling a home is no small task. To make the process as simple and worry-free as possible, you deserve an eager partner in the process. With years of experience and skill, a thorough knowledge of Elmhurst and the surrounding area, and a strong dedication to every potential buyer or seller, I can be that partner.

I have no higher priority than you – your needs, interests, schedule, taste, and more. It will be my responsibility to keep you informed, to answer any questions at any point, and to be your best possible representative to others. Your only concern will be to let me know what else I can do to assist you.

Working with the strength of the Gracik Makinney Group just about guarantees that, together, we’ll meet your goals. My driving interest is helping buyers and sellers connect, no matter which one you might be.


Full time Realtor since 1997 2008 #1 Elmhurst Sales Associate A Leading Lister and Seller of Fine Homes in the top 10% of my Market Earned the prestigious Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE) designation in January 2009. At this time only 1600 agents nationwide have this designation, have completed the extensive training in foreclosure avoidance and short sales Consistent Multi Million Dollar Producer Triathlete 30+Year Elmhurst Resident BS Operations Management Information Systems NIU '96



This word not only describes the nature of both Maria and Tom, but also the history on which this dynamic team was built. 

As two of the strongest real estate professionals in the Elmhurst area, Tom and Maria were continuously pushing to the top, breaking each others records and finding the other as their strongest competition.

And so they decided to join forces. They found that together, their combined 26 years of experience would be unstoppable in this ever-changing market. Both Maria and Tom have a strong desire and commitment to finding the ideal match for buyers and sellers alike.

This heartfelt pursuit is not just set on their feelings, but on a foundation of proven results. Since 2006 they have sold over 200 homes and over $100,000,000 in sales. Each have won numerous awards, been at the top of their profession and have assisted many in achieving success.

If you are looking for the most driven team of real estate professionals that will work efficiently and effectively for you – look no further!