Kelly Vanderbilt joined the Sarah Leonard Team in February of 2016. Licensed since 2012, her real estate career began in the city and north shore area. Having been raised in the city it was a natural fit. Eventually, Kelly moved to the NW suburbs with her husband and began to grow her business in to the suburbs. Her love of all things real estate started nearly 15 years ago, working at the Cook County Assessor’s Office, helping homeowners with their property taxes and homeowners exemptions.
Her ability to negotiate and love of helping others makes a great fit for buyers and sellers, as she has extensive experience with both! Honesty and integrity are two things promised when working with Kelly.
Kelly’s past clients have noted her tenacity to get the deal done, and her genuine love for what she does shows up at every single deal! She has remained great friends with many past clients.
When Kelly isn’t working she enjoys spending time with her husband Mike, her son Cole, and her pit-bull Mama Bear. She is also a wine collector and CrossFit enthusiast!
About the Sarah Leonard Team
Recognized among the Top 3 RE/MAX teams in Illinois, the Sarah Leonard Team's rise to the top comes as no surprise. Each client is treated as if they're the team's only priority, which proves to be a great accomplishment after closing over 415 homes in the last year. They're now recognized among the country's top 1 percent of all agents by the Wall Street Journal. Comprised of team owner, Sarah Leonard, and 8 highly-qualified agents, along with 7 full-time detail oriented staff, the Sarah Leonard Team doesn't skip a beat.
The team combines knowledge of local communities with their equally impressive experience, having proudly grown each year to stay ahead of the rest. The team's success stems from their dedication to their clients. Having flexibility and a genuine care for each and every transaction has resulted in an array of awards, including Hall of Fame recipient, #1 Team in Illinois by Chicago Agent Magazine, and a Top Team among all Brokerages Firms in Illinois. The team knows that awards are earned with hard work and dedication, and that means staying current on the latest technology and keeping up to date with the real estate community in order to give their clients the best possible service.
When working with The Sarah Leonard Team, clients can expect constant communication and guidance. Real Estate can be stressful and very personal for many clients, so the Sarah Leonard Team’s agents and staff treat each seller or buyer as if this were they were their only client; hands-on attention from start to finish ~ Staying in touch each step of the way and explaining the process to make it as seamless and enjoyable as possible.