About Samantha Porter
Samantha Porter has been a Realtor in Chicago since 1999, and in that time, she has developed a proven track record for outstanding residential sales volume in residential markets throughout Chicagoland.
Samantha’s commitment to providing stellar customer service can be seen in everything she does, from local market analyses to managing major real estate development projects, and everything between. Her academic background in Business Marketing has also lent itself to her current real estate marketing strategies, making her a veritable powerhouse where residential sales are concerned.
Samantha has roots in Chicago that run three generations deep, and she is familiar with every aspect of our bustling city. Her unrivaled local market knowledge gives her clients an advantage that won’t be found elsewhere, and the same can be said for her powerful network of local contacts. What’s more is her understanding of the various real estate related industries outside of residential resale. She is experienced in overseeing new construction of single-family and multi-family dwellings, reconstruction, interior design, and more.
She attended the University of Nebraska – Lincoln and the University of Eastern Illinois, graduating with a degree in Business Marketing. In the midst of her rise to success, she traveled throughout Europe, Asia, and the South Pacific. She has a fondness for culture, people, and the stories they tell. For Samantha, real estate is more than a profession. It is a passion focused on connecting with the people she serves.
Samantha Porter is a member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR), Chicago Association of Realtors (CAR), and is Quality Service Certified (QSC).
About Lauren Goldberg
Lauren specializes in the luxury market, investments, rehabs/new construction, and also has experience in distressed sales. After living in Chicago and being active in the real estate/construction industry for 11 years, she has built relationships in the field, expanded her expertise in finishes and detail, and also has a strong knowledge of all the city’s neighborhoods. In addition, she has been married to her husband of LG Construction & Development for 12 years, often sharing expertise and services.
Lauren’s knowledge in design, construction, finish trade resources and development allow her to give guidance to clients for construction projects and improvements. Being able to offer this service is an advantage to buyers who are often fearful of the cost of work. This is equally beneficial for sellers who often need to prepare their homes to list and investors looking to flip.
Learning from a variety of transactions and being open to other’s opinions has contributed to her success. More than 90% of her business is referrals.
An animal lover and supporter of PAWS Chicago, Lauren & her family call Lincoln Park home.
Lauren is a member of the NAR, National Association of Realtors and CAR-Chicago Association of Realtors. Lauren has been awarded a Chicago Top Producer since 2011.