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."
Dramatic East lake and North city views from this high floor corner penthouse unit in the popular Streeterville neighborhood. Over 2,000 square feet overlooking Navy Pier and spectacular north Lake Shore Dr. Unit recently painted with new laminate hardwood floors and new carpet in the bedrooms. Granite counters, stainless steel appliances, side-by-side in-unit washer/dryer. Separate, huge master bedroom with en-suite roomy bath with double sinks, walk-in shower, built-in cabinets. Convenient spacious desk nook. Tons of storage space in the unit plus storage cage in the building as well as bike storage. Full amenity building with fitness center, indoor lap pool, whirlpool, steam bath and sauna. 24-hr doorstaff, on-site manager/engineer. Close to premier shopping, dining, entertainment, and ideal transportation. Near Downtown, Oak Street Beach, and popular Lincoln Park and Chicago's famous 18-mile bike trail along the lakefront. Rent includes heat, a/c, basic cable, internet, all building amenities. Parking additional $200. Additional parking space available in the building. Unit available July 1st. Lease with option to purchase will be considered.