Actively in real estate since 2000, Donna Urbikas comes to the business from the corporate consulting world with 20 years experience as an engineering project manager and director. Thus, her approach to real estate has been one of expert consultation, providing well-researched information for her buyers and sellers to be able to make their best informed real estate decisions.
She is a Certified Negotiation Expert and will be able to conclude the most advantageous deal for her clients, along with her passion for real estate making her an indomitable advocate for her clients. Whether working with a first-time home buyer, move-up buyer, or investor, seller, landlord, or renter, Donna brings the same professionalism that she developed working with Fortune 500 companies to her real estate business, which she now practices full time.
As a real estate investor herself, she understands well the value of real estate and the real estate market. As a lifelong Chicago resident, Donna knows the city and its various neighborhoods well, specializing in neighborhoods such as River North where she currently resides, as well as the Gold Coast, Streeterville, the Loop, West Loop, South Loop, Lincoln Park, Lakeview, Uptown, Lincoln Square, and many more areas where she has successfully concluded on many transactions both for her clients and for herself. She is also very familiar with suburban areas such as Evanston, Oak Park, Wilmette, Winnetka, Hinsdale, Flossmoor, and others, having worked with many buyers and listings in those areas. Donna is fluent in Polish.
Donna is also an Accredited Distressed Property Representative and has worked with several buyers and sellers of such challenged properties. Conversely, on the other side of the spectrum, she is a Luxury Collection Specialist.
As an Illinois licensed Managing Broker, she is a member of the Chicago Association of Realtors (CAR), the Illinois Association of Realtors (IAR), as well as the National Association of Realtors (NAR).
Donna lives daily by her motto, "Delivering Quality Services of Unmatched Value."
Nestled on a quiet residential street in Chicago's exclusive "Mansion Row" District, this large 38th floor luxury corner unit offers a respite from nearby Michigan Avenue's hub of shoppers, diners, and buzz. The rarely available spacious 3,375 square feet welcomes you into the large main living room and dining room with high ceilings and spectacular city and lake views. Cozy up to the gas fireplace with convenient built-in cabinets and enjoy gardening on one of three balconies. The large primary bedroom, along with a nice private balcony and its large walk-in closet and primary bath with separate shower and double sinks provide for ultimate comfort. Two more bedrooms, one with en-suite bathroom, and well-appointed additional bath are set apart from the primary, while a sizable den/office offers a convenient work space. Best of all is the large high-end well-equipped corner kitchen that opens up to the family room with another large balcony facing northwest for more sweeping city and lake views. An additional half bath completes this well-appointed unit with marble and granite finishes, luxurious wainscotting and hardwood floors. Built-in speakers provide additional convenience. Two side-by-side parking spaces and storage unit are included in the price. This premier luxury building is filled with amenities offering full service and includes a full-length indoor pool, sauna, steam room and whirlpool, exercise room, high-end hospitality room, outdoor promenade, 24-hour door staff, on-site manager/engineer, and dry cleaner.