About

About

Mike Kravitz is a professional real estate agent who specializes in luxury residential and investment properties. He has 20 years of experience in Chicago real estate, with special expertise in the Gold Coast, Streeterville, River North and Old Town neighborhoods.

Mike’s career background includes entrepreneurship and futures trading. As an avid investor, Mike found the opportunities in Chicago real estate to be a sound move for his investment portfolio and for his career. He has owned and managed rental properties throughout Chicago. He also purchased properties with buy-and-hold strategies as well as flips. His real estate investment experience gives him a keen eye for location and for finding properties with good potential.

Mike’s solid advice is sought after by luxury home buyers, sellers, and investors. His exceptional real estate guidance enables his clients to succeed in all market conditions. His uncompromised dedication to service, along with his stellar sales performance, earn him many accolades. 95% of his business comes from the referrals of satisfied clients.

Mike has an extensive professional network with deep roots in Chicago. His services are complimented by a team of skilled agents, mortgage brokers, marketers, attorneys, and contractors. Mike’s impressive sphere of influence gives him rare insights to Chicago’s real estate market. He often knows of properties that are not yet on the market, or about recent sales that are not part of statistical data. This enables Mike to spot emerging trends and keep his clients ahead of the curve.

In his free time, Mike enjoys staying active with basketball, golf, tennis and working out. He relaxes with meditation, and also spends time searching for investment properties in Chicago’s popular neighborhoods.

 

Affiliation & Association Memberships & Awards

Mike Kravitz is a member of the following Chicago Associations, and has been commended for his real estate knowledge and experience.

NAR
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, The Voice for Real Estate®, is America’s largest trade association, representing over 1 million members involved in the residential and commercial real estate industries.
IAR
The Illinois Association of Realtors is one of the oldest and largest trade associations in the state with more than 41,000 members. Founded in 1916, we are the leading private property advocate in Illinois.
CAR
As part of the Chicago community since 1883, The Chicago Association of REALTORS® represents a diverse group of individuals who work together with their neighbors, community groups, schools and elected officials to make Chicago a place you want to live, work and play.
NARPM
The National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM®) is an association of real estate professionals who know first-hand the unique problems and challenges of managing single-family and small residential properties.

 

GCNA
The Gold Coast Neighbors Association works to ensure that our neighborhood is a safe, welcoming, and beautiful community. We are primarily an all-volunteer organization and we do these things because we are passionate about where we live.

Each year the Chicago Association of REALTORS® honors the outstanding listing and selling accomplishments of our members with the annual Sales Awards Recognition.
SOAR
Founded in 1975, SOAR’s mission is to work on behalf of Streeterville residents by preserving, promoting, and enhancing the quality of life and community in Streeterville.

The North Dearborn Association has a long, proud history of working for beautification and the benefit of the neighborhood in Chicago’s Gold Coast community.