Annie Lenzke is a successful real estate broker for Coldwell Banker, who has been licensed for 16 years and has been selling residential real estate throughout Chicago’s North Shore for 10 years, closing over $200 million dollars in that time. Partnering with Jean Royster, this record breaking dynamic duo has been highly awarded in their tenure together. They consistently rank in the top 1% of Coldwell Banker agents worldwide, ranked #1 across all of the real estate companies in Lake Forest in 2009 and #2 in 2014, were awarded one of the Top 10 Luxury Real Estate Brokers throughout suburban Chicago from 2008-2013 (the last year the award was given) from LuxeHome, and ranked in the top 1% of NRT’s national network of agents from 2009-2016. These statistics are a credit to the high level of skill, depth of experience, creativity, and tenacity with which Annie and Jean conduct their business.
Annie’s professional career began in account management at Chicago’s largest advertising agency, the Leo Burnett Company. She managed an array of brands for two of the agency’s blue chip clients, Disney and Kellogg. Spearheading the strategic analysis, overseeing creative development, conducting research, and pioneering in the digital space, Annie helped to grow these businesses and transform brands. This unparalleled experience in advertising and marketing gives her clients a competitive edge in how she works to market and sell their homes. The online space is a critical tool for buying and selling homes and Annie prides herself in having a deeper understanding of how to attract buyers online in today’s marketplace.
While she loves advertising and marketing, Annie is most passionate about helping her clients manage their largest investments and this is a responsibility that she doesn’t take lightly. Whether a client is searching for their dream home, trying to figure out which community best fits their needs, downsizing, relocating, or just needs a change; Annie strives to provide the best service every step of the way. Real estate can be highly emotional and it is critical to work with an agent who has the experience to successfully navigate the entire process and garner the best results for their clients.