640 Vernon Ave
Paula Simon has worked as a realtor for over 11 years. She has worked for Coldwell Banker's Glencoe office for her entire real estate career, and enjoys working on Chicago's North Shore. Paula is experienced in helping prepare homes for sale and will guide you through the process of selling your property. She is also dedicated to helping clients, whether they are first time buyers or an experienced investors, find the perfect fit. She has lived in the North Shore for almost 40 years and will use this vast knowledge of the area to help you reach your real estate goals. Paula serves the communities of Glencoe, Wilmette, Winnetka, Evanston, Glenview, Deerfield and Northbrook.
Working With Sellers
Paula appreciates the unique qualities of each home and works closely with her clients to prepare their home for sale. She will creatively market your property. Brochures, postcards, magazine and newspaper ads, e-blasts -- these are just a few of the ways Paula will promote your home to potential buyers. Your home will have its own website and unique URL, and will appear on real estate sites such as Zillow, Trulia, Realtor.com, and Yahoo, as well as Coldwell Banker's National and Local sites. Paula makes great use of networking, using her community connections and former clients to reach as many people as possible. Paula will work closely with you to keep you updated throughout the selling process.
Working With Buyers
Paula is committed to her buyers and listens closely to their needs. She will preview as many properties as possible to make sure they fit your requirements. She understands that each buyer has a "wishlist" and will work tirelessly to help them find their perfect home. As a longtime resident of Chicago's North Shore, Paula has a great deal of knowledge of each community. She has the experience needed to guide you through the homebuying process. Paula understands the difficulties involved in searching for a home, and will be your advocate every step of the way.
Paula Simon has lived in the Chicago area her entire life. She has been a resident of the North Shore for almost four decades. She worked as a math teacher for eight years. She has worked as a fundraiser for cancer and diabetes research, both causes that are very important to her. She was a fundraiser for a Jewish Community Center and prided herself on raising the most money for the center. She has two daughters, is a grandmother of three, and a friend to many. Paula loves to travel, golf, play chess and bridge. She has subscribed to the Lyric Opera for over 40 years. She also supports the Goodman Theater and the Writer's Theater in Glencoe. Paula is very creative and loves to write poetry and work on art projects.
Education and Designations
- University of Illinois - Urbana
- Roosevelt University
- Northwestern University
- C.R.S. Specialist
- Negotiation Specialist
- Residential Sales And Relocation Specialist
- International Sterling Society
- Multi-Million Dollar Producer
- Council of Residential Specialists
- Client Satisfaction Award
- Certified Agent Advantage Specialist
"Paula's honesty, integrity and customer focus places her in an elite class" -- Barbara Walker
"A problem solver!" -- Justin Adams
"Paula shows compassion in her work" -- Nancy Palmer
"She was the first agent we've met who truly earned her commission" -- Roberta Leiberman
"I was impressed with the fact that she always keeps in touch to see how things are going" -- Irene
"We tell all our friends to use Paula. She was beyond wonderful" -- Annie and David McElhaney