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About Jay Reid

I am a life long resident of the Chicagoland area. I am married to a wonderful wife and have four amazing young adults. Each day I look forward to working and providing results to my clients. I have seen the Chicago area sprawl and go from corn fields to shopping centers with every imaginable restaurant and store. Each community has its own identity and I have sold in most towns and cities. Knowing a buyers choice or what a sellers competition is provides invaluable insight to my clients. I love what I have chosen for a profession. It can be challenging at times and rewarding. Being a licensed Illinois Realtor since 1998 with an aptitude for serving the needs of seller's and buyer's alike. Buying and selling a home is one of the largest financial transactions most people make in their life. I take that seriously and have honed my skills to make sure the level of service I provide is above par. I have strategic alliances with every third party professional you will be crossing paths with. Be assured that anyone referred is thoroughly vetted.

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Chicagoland Real Estate Market is at Fever Pitch

As a top producing listing agent I am emersed in listing and selling homes on a daily basis. I have a pulse on the market, unlike agents that sell a few homes a year.  Advice is easy to

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Latest Monthly Real Estate Market Indicators Report

It may be cold outside but the current real estate market is blazing hot. Our MLS aggregates all the real estate data and here are the latest market metrics. Clearly it is a very favorable time

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Top 2% Realtor in Northern Illinois - Jay Reid

Realtor Jay Reid is in the top 2% of all agents in Northern Illinois.  Out of 26,664 agents Jay Reid is ranked at 486. Jay contributes his success to personalized one on one service and 23

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