A native of Pennsylvania,
Mary Ellen has been a resident of Chicago’s Hyde Park and Jackson Park
Highlands neighborhoods for over 20 years. She has an MBA and spent
18 years with the University of Chicago, managing the financial and administrative
functions of several departments and divisions
Mary Ellen’s interest in
real estate began when she rehabbed her first home in upstate New York. She
continued her interest and rehabbed three homes in Chicago and a farmhouse
in Wisconsin. Her experience in
rehabbing and her familiarity with the Hyde Park and near south side real
estate market are valuable assets for finding the properties best suited for
In addition, her
background in budgeting and finance enables her to analyze the costs associated
with home purchases.
Each property is unique
and Mary Ellen will
- Analyze the monthly
costs of owning the properties being considered.
- Provide comparisons
of the different properties unique costs.
- Assist buyers with
determining the best price range for them to consider.
- Assist with
comparative market analysis.
Lehigh University, MBA,
Lehigh University, BS
Finance and Economics, 1977
Mary Ellen has served on
the board of a condo association and currently volunteers at LaRabida
Children’s Hospital, Chicago