Jane Bishop Lillegard, dba Jane's House Calls, Bridging the waters of buying & selling Homes®
- ALHS - Luxury Home Specialist
Chicago, IL 60657-2110
Experience, Knowledge, and Service
A licensed real estate professional since 2004, Jane brings a great deal of experience and knowledge to every transaction. She loves meeting new people and getting to know her clients.
A strong believer in professional development, Jane is always learning the newest trends and techniques. She takes full advantage of the many courses offered by Coldwell Banker and other sources to stay up-to-date and provide the best service possible. Recently, Jane completed an Accredited Luxury Home Specialist course through the National Association of Realtors.
With 25 years of extensive customer service experience, Jane knows how to put her clients’ needs first, always listening to what they’re looking for throughout the real estate process.
Business Philosophy and Testimonials
Always building a strong business foundation by bridging honesty, trust and kindness (brick by brick). Do the right thing.
Always helping, selling, and negotiating.
Clients have said: "Prompt and detailed reporting, along with constant updates. Very pleasant personality, easy to work with and knowledgeable about her job. Offers up many suggestions and approaches to selling. Truly a joy to work with." (Don and Sylvia)
"Jane was very professional, organized, and personable. As for Agent Satisfaction...All was outstanding." (Sharon and Tony)
"Jane was fantastic! She was quick in all of her responses and always had answers to my questions. She was on top of things." (Eva)
A lifelong Chicago resident, Jane is a great community resource. Currently, a resident of Roscoe Village, Jane does business in her own neighborhood, as well as, Lakeview, Lincoln Square, and many other neighborhoods throughout the city.
Over the years, Jane and her family have been active in Queen of Angels Church, Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Kinderchor (German American Children’s Chorus), Stone Scholastic Academy, Audubon School, The Belle Center, Aspire Coffee, American Stroke Association, Lincoln Square Chamber of Commerce and Columbia College Chicago. Jane is currently a board member and treasurer for the Columbia Alumni Association Network, Chicago Chapter.
If you want to work with an agent who knows the market, knows the neighborhoods and takes the time to know her clients, call Jane today!
Strong Communication Skills
Jane graduated from Columbia College Chicago, earning a Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on communication. Her expertise in this area is extremely valuable to her clients. She makes sure to keep the line of communication open through every step, start to finish.
Jane has worked with a variety of buyers, sellers and renters. In addition, she has dealt with short sales and REOs. She has a great deal of market knowledge and can help anyone find their next home or investment. When it comes to marketing listings, Jane uses a combination of word-of-mouth marketing and technology to get in front of the right potential buyers.
When not focused on real estate, Jane enjoys music and movies, as well as, traveling, dancing, sailing, golfing and spending time with her husband, children, family, and friends.
Education and Training
B.A. degree from Columbia College Chicago - communications (multi-media production).
Awards and Designations
Completed the following courses:
Homes for Heros course from the (IAR) Illinois Association of Realtors (2010)
Accredited Luxury Home Specialists course from the (NAR) National Association of Realtors (2014)