The fast paced environment of real estate is what initially drew Brittany to the field. After working as a personal assistant for an extremely busy agent, Brittany found the excitement of finding the best properties for clients to fit her perfectly and didn\’t think twice about getting her real estate license. The fast-paced environment and the fact that every single day being an agent presents exciting challenges is what drives Brittany\’s passion for working in real estate.
Brittany thrives as a member of the Barbara O’Connor team where she has access to agents who supply a wealth of knowledge. She joined Dream Town because she wanted to be a part of something bigger and relishes the support from her colleagues, which she finds to be the most rewarding aspect outside of matching clients with homes that fit them seamlessly.
Brittany attended Saint Mary\’s University of Minnesota before transferring to Lake Forest College where she graduated in 2012 with a degree in Psychology. Always active, Brittany played goalie for both the SMU and LFC women\’s hockey team. While at LFC, Brittany completed an internship at Equestrian Connection, a therapeutic riding center where she worked with adults and children of all ages, finding a rewarding interest in working with children with autism.
Before working in real estate, Brittany gained quality experience as a store manager at Caputos Cheese Market where she fine tuned her outstanding customer service skills, which have come in handy when finding out what clients are looking for in terms of home buying. As a bonus to her time spent at the cheese market, she can throw some really outstanding wine and cheese parties.
Brittany loves living and working in Chicago. In her free time, she enjoys running and has participated in the Chicago Marathon in addition to numerous half-marathons. Always up for a challenge, Brittany recently began participating in triathlons. This past summer she embarking on a two-day, 200 mile bicycle ride to help raise funds and fight against HIV/AIDS.
Citing Barbara O’ Connor’s famous Dream Town quote that “working real estate isn’t a career, it’s a lifestyle,” Brittany utilizes her desire and determination to find clients the ideal place to call home.