Cell Phone: 312-519-1200
Office Fax: 312-467-0022
209 W. Ohio Street
Chicago, IL, 60654
Tara was born in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, into a family that owns a successful real estate development firm. At an early age she was introduced to the business world and learned the importance of hard work, organization, and discipline as fundamental drivers of success. A Chicago resident since 2001, Tara currently resides in River North.
Tara is dedicated to providing her clients with close, personal attention and is tenacious about follow-up. Tara is adept at contract and documentation preparation and is happy to advise first-time home buyer clients on general escrow and title procedures. She also designs and updates marketing materials specific to each client’s needs. Tara is armed with solid communication and interpersonal skills which allow her to establish and maintain a good rapport with clients and staff.
According to Ron Ruby, broker/owner of WEICHERT, REALTORS® - First Chicago, “ Tara‘s priority has always been to provide her clients the highest level of service and integrity. From first-time home buyers to CEOs and professional athletes to some of the city’s finest developers and builders, her client base is as diverse as the properties she represents. She has extensive experience in the condo, coop, loft, townhouse, single family home, and new construction markets. She strives to make the home buying and selling experience pleasurable and stress-free and consistently exceeds her client’s expectations. She is able to utilize diverse property sales tactics, including persuasion, strategy, proposal, and closing. The fact that she receives continuous referrals from past clients is a testament to her skills at representing clients whether they are buying or selling.
Tara is the Relocation Director for Weichert, Realtors - First Chicago. She works with parent company Weichert Relocation Resources, Inc. (WRRI) to help corporate clients optimize their mobile workforce by delivering innovative solutions that make it faster, easier and more cost effective to deploy key talent and transfer critical skills anywhere in the world. Our expertise in relocation and assignment management ensures that our clients’ mobility programs advance their business and workforce strategies. WRRI services large corporate clients such as BP America Inc., Wrigley, Morton Salt, Nestle, US Foods, and Glaxo Smithkline, among others.
Tara is an Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) as well as a licensed Illinois real estate agent, a member of the National Association of Realtors, Chicago Association of Realtors, and the Northern Illinois Multiple Listing Service. Tara received a Sales Award from The Chicago Association of REALTORS® which honors top producers of 2008 & 2009 in Residential Real Estate. She has earned the highest recognition from WEICHERT, REALTORS® - First Chicago as the top selling agent of 2008-2011. She is also the third highest producing agent in the Chicagoland area among Weichert affiliates. She is a member of the River North Association and the Women Council of Realtors. Tara can be reached at 312-519-1200 or Tara@WeichertFirst.com