TOP PRODUCER – 1% OF CHICAGO ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
TOP ONE-HALF PERCENT OF BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES NETWORK
BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY KOENIGRUBLOFF BEST OF THE BEST
2011-2018 FIVE STAR AGENT – TOP 2% IN CUSTOMER SATISFACTION
2014 CHICAGO AGENT MAGAZINE “WHO IS WHO IN REAL ESTATE”
2014 AMERICA’S BEST REAL ESTATE AGENTS LIST BY TRULIA + REAL TRENDS
2019 CRAIN’S 2018-2019 NOTABLE RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE BROKER
2019 AMERICA’S BEST REAL ESTATE TEAM BY REAL TRENDS
CERTIFIED NEGOTIATION EXPERT
CERTIFIED LUXURY HOME MARKETING SPECIALIST
OVER 1,000 CLOSED TRANSACTIONS
Design… Quality… Sophistication… These are the attributes most often associated with homes represented by Ivona Kutermankiewicz. An ultimate professional with over two decades of experience, Ivona is fully committed to delivering the highest level of service in order to earn her client’s trust, respect and future business.
Ivona’s vast experience, intimate knowledge of the city neighborhoods and property values, excellent follow-up, full support of a trusted assistant and team members allow her to cater to the most discriminating clients’ needs and take the stress out of buying or selling a home. Because she is conscientious about the particular lifestyles of her clients, Ivona is able to pinpoint just the right home for them. She asks detailed questions to define her client’s objectives then works diligently to fulfill them. Understanding the importance of showcasing a home, Ivona devises a unique marketing strategy for each home and utilizes her negotiating skills to come up with the best strategy for her client. Ivona’s area of expertise includes luxury condominiums, single family homes and new construction projects. Her personal experience with building and rehabbing homes gives her an edge when evaluating new construction; having been a landlord of several rental properties helps her crunch numbers for her investor clients.
Year after year, Ivona has been recognized by the Chicago Association of Realtors® as one of its Top 1% Brokers. In 2014-2018 the Ivona Kutermankiewicz Group earned the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices esteemed Chairman’s Circle –Diamond, awarded to top one-half percent of the Network’s sales professionals. Ivona is a Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist and a Certified Negotiation Expert.
While she has been a proud Chicagoan for most of her life, Ivona was born in Poland and speaks fluent Polish. In her free time she enjoys modern architecture, international travel, fashion and fitness (she has a Boston Marathon medal on the wall of her office). She is also an avid reader, mom to a long line of rescue dogs and loves working in her garden. She shares her Ukrainian Village home with her husband Steven and Jack Bear The Dog.
Ivona is on the board of Jackson Chance Foundation; a portion of every commission she receives directly supports the foundation, a local Chicago nonprofit whose mission is to enrich the lives of families with babies in the neonatal intensive care unit by allowing them to spend more time with their critically ill child through the NICU Transportation Program. To learn more visit www.jacksonchance.org