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
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    Board Games in Wicker Park
    8-28-16 8:00 pm - Jonquil Park
    Chicago Living Room Gaming

    Come enjoy a lazy board game filled Sunday! I will have 7 Wonders, Ticket to Ride, Hanabi, One Night Ultimate Werewolf, Code Names, and others ready to go, but you should absolutely bring any games that you want to play. I'll cook something...

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