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Zak Herman seamlessly combines an old school work ethic with the analytical competency and technological proficiency required of the modern real estate agent. In today’s marketplace, agents need to assist buyers and sellers in gaining a competitive advantage by utilizing all available resources at their disposal. Zak strives to be on the forefront of advances in the real estate field to deliver superior results for his clients.
Zak graduated from Indiana University’s Kelly School of Business with concentrations in Real Estate Finance and Entrepreneurship and, prior to entering sales, worked in luxury development in the Chicagoland area. His clients benefit from a superior analytical perspective of the of the local market and ability to translate that into successful arguments when buying or selling. His background ensures he has the ability to offer a wide range of services tailored to clients’ specific needs whether they be first time buyers or seasoned investors.
An understanding of cutting edge marketing tools and the ability to manage their deployment over various digital mediums allows for an aggressive approach when marketing listings. Zak’s use of photo, video, and interactive 3-D tours on all listings and knowledge of their benefits on numerous social media and real estate search websites allows him to use the right product on the right platform and guarantee his clients maximum exposure. Zak maintains a fully functional personal website for marketing his listings which affords him the ability to precisely target, capture, and re-market to prospective buyers with an extreme degree of control and efficacy. He combines this with systems emphasizing customer service, communication, and speed to deliver a streamlined approach to the modern buying and selling process.
In 2011 he appeared on HGTV’s House Hunters and has been featured in numerous Chicago Sun Times articles regarding his experience rehabbing Chicago bungalows. He currently lives in West Town and enjoys Chicago’s vibrant restaurant scene and Crossfit.
"Zak is responsive and knowledgeable about the market. He has been a great help in getting our property rented quickly and for a good price. Zak is very thorough and makes good recommendations in the different options we have had. I have very much appreciated his insight into the real estate market in Chicago!" - TS
"Zak went way above and beyond to help us secure an apartment without being in Chicago or seeing the unit in person. In a situation that could have otherwise been very stressful, we felt extremely confident with Zak as our agent. We are so pleased with the process and results and would highly recommend Zak to any renters or buyers,…
"My experience with Zak Herman in selling my condo within a few weeks was very positive in every way. From our initial meeting, to the marketing of the property, to the scheduling of the closing, Zak was always detail-oriented and professional. With a personable demeanor, he expediently got things done and kept my goals in mind throughout the process. He…
"Zak was an amazing agent. He knew exactly what we were looking for and walked us through all the steps with such a confident and steady hand that it made all the difference for us while trying to buy our first house. I'll be recommending him to anyone looking for a real estate agent and in the future, when we…