Nicholas Apostal - ABR, CRS
Nicholas Apostal is one of the brightest young stars in Chicago real estate. In only 5 years he has become part of the top 5% of Realtors in the city and at Coldwell Banker. Nicholas has been a Chicago real estate agent at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Lincoln Park since 2001. Nicholas and The Apostal Group focus on serving real estate needs in Cook County, Lincoln Park, Lakeview, Gold Coast, Streeterville, Wrighleyville, River North, Bucktown, Wicker Park and surrounding areas.
Nicholas is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Chicago Association of Realtors and has achieved his ABR certification for exceptional buyer brokerage. Beginning in 2008, he has been responsible for sales of over $20,000,000 in residential real estate on Chicago's North, Near West, and South In recognition of his achievements, Nicholas is included in Coldwell Bankers President's Club of the top 1% producing agents, and continues to receive awards from the Chicago Association of Realtors. He is also a founding member of the association's Young Professional's Network.
Nicholas' particular strengths are working with first-time buyers and relocating families, selling large luxury homes and marketing small to medium sized condominium developments. His objective as a Chicago real estate agent is to offer superior personal service to buyers, sellers and developers. He offers buyers an exhaustive knowledge of the market and tough negotiating skills so they can secure the best possible property for their needs. For sellers his marketing savvy, network of contacts and attention to detail ensure their home will be sold and closed quickly and easily for the highest possible price. Developers appreciate his creative marketing talents, the regular feedback and market analysis he reports. Nicholas has built his business through referrals from past clients due to his high level of knowledge, understanding, professionalism and enthusiasm.
The Apostal Group
In 2006 Nicholas partnered up with his mother, Edie Apostal, and formed The Apostal Group with the goal of providing a higher level of customer service to their clients. The group’s objective is to offer superior personal service to home buyers and sellers. Nicholas offers buyers an exhaustive knowledge of the market and tough negotiating skills so they can secure the best possible property for their needs. For sellers the team’s dedication to continuous market analysis and regular feedback, their network of contacts and attention to detail ensure that homes are sold and closed quickly and easily for the highest possible price. Their personalized team approach has allowed them to get results for their clients in spite of the challenging market conditions that exist today.
By providing specialized, personal attention to each and every aspect of the exchange, Nicholas and his team have remained successful throughout the most difficult transactions.
Over the past 8 years Nicholas Apostal has established himself as one of the top REALTORS® in Chicago and a leader in the residential brokerage community. Working from Coldwell Banker's Lincoln Park Plaza office since 2001, Nicholas has extensive leadership training and teaches in Cb's New Agent Development program.
A lifelong resident of Chicago’s north side, Nicholas attended public school at Lincoln Elementary and received his high school diploma from Francis W. Parker School, in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, then went on to earn his bachelor’s degree in psychology from Boston University. Before turning his full attention to the real estate field, he worked as a program coordinator and fundraiser for an international nonprofit organization in New York City. Currently Nicholas lives in River North, he is an active member of the Lincoln Park Zoo’s Auxiliary Board and is involved with multiple local charity and civic organizations. He comes from an established Lincoln Park family that has been active in real estate investment, management, development and sales for more than 40 years.
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Education and Designations
- B.A. Psychology, Boston University
- Chicago Real Estate Broker
- CRS - Council of Residential Specialists
- ABR - Accredited Buyer Representative
- CNS - Certified Negotiating Specialist
- DRE - Designated Relocation Expert
- Member of the Chicago & National Associations of REALTORS®
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