Meet the Agent

RE/MAX 10 Lincoln Park

STARTED in REAL ESTATE: 2008
LIVING in CHICAGO AREA SINCE: 1991 (grew up in Lisle/Naperville from age 11)
CLOSED TRANSACTIONS in 2015: 29
NEGOTIATION EXPERT: The average broker in Chicago negotiates 5% off the price. My buyers have been averaging 7.6% off (an additional $7,800 on average for a $300,000 home); and my sellers have been averaging only 0.6% off (saving $13,200 on average for a $300,000 home).
SPECIALTY: residential home buyers & sellers, corporate relocation, investments & development
SERVICE AREAS: Downtown (Loop), north and northwest Chicago neighborhoods (Lincoln Park, Edgewater, Jefferson Park), north suburbs (Evanston, Skokie), west suburbs (Oak Park, LaGrange, Naperville)

Clients choose to work with John because of his results. He has negotiated over 1,000 contracts since 2008, leading to big savings whether you are a buyer or a seller. John’s real estate knowledge is unparalleled, and he is eager to help guide you through the process.

RE/MAX 10 Lincoln Park 2429 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614 (773) 348-8500 john@scarparealestate.com
  • Community Events

    Data Warehouse Automation-Fast Scrum,Leveraging Analytics-Drive Enterprise Value
    8-26-16 10:30 am - The Spanish Square
    TDWI Chicago Chapter - Business Intelligence & Mobility

    Presentation: Why do enterprise data warehouses take so long, cost so much and too often cannot answer by questions? Guest speaker: Charles Lorenz, Data Warehouse Automation Specialist...

    The Virtual Note Buying For Dummies Workshop
    8-26-16 10:30 am - The Spanish Square
    Note Closers Group - Chicago

    The next Virtual Note Buying For Dummies Workshop is slated for August 26-28th. We'll spend three days focused on the 3 F's of note investing...How To Find, Fund & Flip NPN's! I'll be bringing in asset managers, vendors, service providers and...

    Story time En Español, weekly, every Friday
    8-26-16 10:30 am - The Spanish Square
    Chicago Latina Moms

    This Spanish pub, The Spanish Square, has a free weekly Kids’ Story Time in Spanish on Fridays (most Fridays, if not every Friday).  CALL AHEAD OR CHECK their online calendar to confirm and see the book of the week....

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    by The KCM Crew of Keeping Current Matters Zillow recently revealed that the 43 million renter households in the US spent $535 billion on rent in 2015. Aggregate numbers like these often make it difficult to truly assess a situation. For more clarity, we want to share some points that were made in a Wall Street Journal […]

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    by The KCM Crew  of KeepingCurrentMatters.com There are many people sitting on the sidelines trying to decide if they should purchase a home or sign a rental lease. Some might wonder if it makes sense to purchase a house before they are married and have a family. Others may think they are too young. And […]

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    City’s home inventory dips to lowest again

    By Dennis Rodkin  of Crain’s Chicago Business This newly built home on Wabansia Avenue in Humboldt Park came on the market Jan. 8, during the record-setting tightest week for inventory. Photo from listing After starting the year with fewer homes for sale than at any point in at least the last nine years, with Chicago […]

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