Colleen Basinski (Keller Williams Preferred Realty)

Certified Staging Consultant & Certified Negotiation Specialist & Short Sale & Foreclosure Resource Certified

Get to know Colleen Basinski

It is my goal to make your Real Estate experience as smooth as possible.  By utilizing state of the art technology and providing superior customer service your Real Estate transaction will be handled with professionalism and competency.  Whether you are a first time buyer, moving up, downsizing, or investing rest assured I have the experience and knowledge to guide you through the process with ease.  I would love to be your "Realtor of Choice", so please feel free to contact me regarding all of your Real Estate needs!  

 Real Estate is a rewarding career with nearly unlimited opportunities.  My goal is to provide top quality training and support for all agents, new and experienced, at all levels of their careers.  When an agent joins our office, they enter not as one associate but as a member of our team.  

You'll find that our goals will fit well within your own personal goals.  We'll provide you with a base from which you can launch or expand your career.  If you ask our agents, they will tell you about the camaraderie and enjoyable working environment. 

Keller Williams® Realty, Inc. is a real estate franchise company with over 78,000 real estate agents, operating in more than 695 market centers (offices) across the United States and Canada. Keller Williams Realty is currently the third-largest residential real estate company in the United States. Keller Williams Realty was founded in 1983 by Gary Keller and Joe Williams with the mission to build careers worth having, businesses worth owning and lives worth living® for its associates.

When you join our office as a new agent, our friendly atmosphere and innovative mentor program will enable you to make the smooth transition from new agent to experienced agent.  Our resourceful mentor program consists of trained agents, who will help you get started, from your first day to your first closing and beyond.  My goal is for all new agents to develop their abilities in a supportive environment.   Please make the most of what we have to offer.  If you desire more specific information please contact me at 708-808-0229 or mail@soldbycolleen.com.  

Experience
10 Years Experience in Customer Service and Sales Related Fields
Area of Expertise is South/Southwest Suburbs
Prior work experience in the Construction Industry
Awarded the "Rookie of the Year" award in 2002
Member of "International Sterling Society" for outstanding production -
Noted for the top 28% of over 90,000 Agents Nationwide
Multi-Million Dollar Producer 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
Outstanding Customer Service Awards (8)  

Education
Graduate of Victor Andrew High School
Graduate of Dabbs Real Estate Academy
Certified Negotiation Specialist (CNS)
Certified Home Staging Consultant (CSC)  

Associations
Director - Mainstreet Organization of Realtors
Member of Realtor Association West / Southwest Suburban Chicagoland
Member of Illinois Realtor Association
Member of National Association of Realtors
Member of Governmental Affairs Committee - RWSSC
Member of Professional Standards Committee - RWSSC/IAR  

Personal
Resident of Tinley Park & Oak Forest for over 25 years
Family oriented mother of 4 children
Volunteers in Cook County Girl Scouts Organization
Volunteers in Boy Scouts of America
Active in Tinley Park Community Events


  Now is a GREAT time to buy, Interest rates are LOW, there is still plenty of financing available, lots of inventory to choose from, loads of BARGAINS & good deals available for purchase, and Owning Real Estate is a great way to build Long Term WEALTH. According to NAR nearly 60% of the average homeowner's wealth comes from the equity in their home. Call or Email me TODAY to learn more! I look forward to hearing from you!  

Referrals are the heart of my business! If yourself, a friend, relative or co-worker is thinking of buying, selling or relocating, please call or email me so we can discuss how to let them know about my services. And if you are thinking about investing in Real Estate, know that I also specialize in investment properties - Multi-family buildings, condo conversions, tear downs, vacant land - I can help! If you just want to chat, give me a call, I'd love to hear from you! Thanks!

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