Move with Maggie Team

The Move with Maggie Team works with buyers, sellers, as well as investors in the Chicagoland area. Our team prides itself on being actively involved and in touch with the communities we serve. We enjoy serving on boards, chambers, and volunteering in our local neighborhoods. Our team is skilled in handling all types of real estate and has expertise in the luxury market.

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The Move with Maggie team serves an emphasis on Andersonville properties for sale, Edgewater properties for sale, Lincoln Square, Ravenswood, Lakeview, Lincoln Park, North Center, Rogers Park, Gold Coast, West and South Loop neighborhoods.  The team provides a wholistic approach to real estate.  We increase values and promote sustainable communities through our service on local boards, chambers of commerce, and charities.

The Move with Maggie team is comprised of various specialists including Maggie Finegan, team founder and lead listing specialist and Tim Gallagher as lead buyer specialist. Crystal Bryant serves as marketing and client service manager, and Lindy Haywood as Transaction Manager.  We work closely with professional stagers including Liz Smith and Exit Stage Right as well as home inspectors including First Choice Inspectors.  We also provide referrals to other trusted service providers.

Edgewater Homes For Sale

Maggie Finegan, Team Leader and Lead Listing Specialist

Chicago Real Estate AgentMaggie Finegan works primarily with real estate sellers in the greater Chicago area.  She provides a holistic approach to real estate, bringing 14 years of real estate experience to the purchase or sale. As a Realtor, Maggie loves to share her experience in marketing, finance and construction.  She sells condominiums, single family homes and small apartment buildings.  Maggie provides a high level of customer service and many of her clients become clients for life.

Maggie holds an MBA in Marketing and has over 30 years of corporate marketing and management experience in the legal, accounting and non-profit arenas.  She sold over $95 million in real estate since 2002.  She and her husband live in Andersonville, own and manage investment property in Ravenswood as well as a vacation rental property in Costa Rica.  Maggie serves on the board of directors of Andersonville Development Corporation, a non-profit organization whose mission is to support locally owned businesses and the development of sustainable communities, both residential and commercial/workplace. She is a member of the Edgewater/Uptown Builders Association.

Tim Gallagher, Buyers’ Representative
A native of the Irving Park neighborhood in Chicago and resident of the Lakeview neighborhood, Tim is a realtor as well as an athlete and performer. He combines his love of mastery and physical challenge with a desire to serve others.

Tim built a successful massage therapy practice in Lakeview, where he developed expertise in muscle therapy and honed his listening skills. He earned his real estate license and affiliated with Keller Williams realty in 2010. Tim was chosen to join the Move with Maggie Team in 2013 as a buyer specialist and he has recently finished coursework in buyer mastery.

Tim particularly enjoys working with new buyers purchasing their first home. He recently completed training as a Certified Negotiations Expert, using those listening skills to tune into exactly what his clients want. Tim’s background includes performing as a classical ballet dancer for 15 years, overcoming his fear of open water to become a scuba diver and underwater photographer, singing in the Chicago Gay Men’s Chorus and running marathons. He ran his first marathon in 2013 and completed four of them in one year, demonstrating the dedication and determination that he applies to finding his clients their perfect home. More proof of his stamina and perseverance can be seen in his success at raising thousands of dollars for such organizations as the Test Positive Aware Network, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, The Anti-Cruelty Society and the Near Northside Restoration and Preservation Society of Decatur, Illinois. That is the same dedication Tim has applied to selling over $7 million in real estate in 2015, and he is eager to turn his focus on helping you find your ideal home.

Home Staging
The Move with Maggie Team partners with professional home stager from Liz Smith to assist you in creating a buyer friendly experience, so that your home will appeal to a broad range of buyers.  The stagers start with your homes’ existing furnishings and, depending on your needs and budget, will recommend and provide furnishings and accessories to flatter your space in design, color, paint finishes and scale.  Their proven experience helps to sell your home more quickly and for top dollar.

AnotherME
Your real estate transaction is supported from start-to finish by the staff of AnotherME. Crystal Bryant as  Marketing Manager and Client Care. She brings an artists’ eye to the development of compelling marketing materials from websites and brochures to social media to promote your property.  Lindy Haywood manages the administrative aspects of the transaction from contract to closing and keeps the Move with Maggie team on task and on target with paperwork and deadlines.  Catherine Mallers provides systems and financial oversight.

Our talented team of professionals brings dedication and experience to your sale or purchase.  Listings, buyers, showings, staging, marketing and transaction management are handled by specialists in each area.

Anderson Homes For Sale  

OUR MISSION

Not only do we specialize in helping buyers and sellers in the Andersonville neighborhood. The Move with Maggie Team enriches the lives of Chicagoans by supporting buyers, sellers and investors to make sound real estate investments.  We go above and beyond their immediate needs and help them anticipate the growth over the next five years.  We find ways to get buyers more for their money and sellers to sell for a higher dollar amount. We provide career opportunities as well as continuous coaching and training for our team members in order to continuously improve their skills and quality of life. We contribute to the development of economically stable and ecologically sustainable communities by increasing the values in our communities, assisting homewoners and advocating change through community involvement.

Thinking about buying?  Now is a good time to make a move before rising interest rates affect affordability.

Interested in selling?  Buyers are motivated and we need more properties to sell.

Call me for a market valuation. Chicago Realtor Maggie Finegan: 312.261.0077