When you work with Kristen Canalia, you get so much more than just your normal, run of the mill, real estate agent. Working alongside her family business PKPG Companies – Chicago Northshore’s most respected and sought-after homebuilders – Kristen is there to guide you through every step of the real estate process. From the design and building of your new home, to the sales and marketing of your existing home, she is your turnkey solution for all things real estate.
With over 15 years of marketing and sales experience, providing an exceptional level of customer service to her clients is the cornerstone of her success as a real estate agent. Whether it be helping a client find their perfect home or assisting an investor looking for the next great value, the excitement of helping a client realize their real estate dreams is why she entered this business.
As a resident of The Glen for over 10 years, Kristen’s high regard for the community she serves is demonstrated through her engagement with the neighborhood and its people. In addition to being a Membership Chair for the Glenview Women’s Club, Kristen also serves as a member of the local PTA and was a member of the Friends of Youth Services for several years! As an agent who has a vested interest in the neighborhood, there’s nobody more qualified to help maintain the integrity and strong reputation of Glenview and its surrounding communities than Kristen. When she’s not working, or running around after her wonderful 15-year old twin boys, Kristen enjoys staying active and is a huge Crossfit fanatic.
The PKPG Companies were founded on the principle of creating a company that’s “Built to Last.” We believe this to be possible by having an organization capable of delivering on any project regardless of size or complexity and by doing this, we expect to become one of the Northshore’s most respected and sought-after homebuilders, recognized for quality and an easy approach to building a home.
For all of us at the PKPG Companies, it is a privilege to build your home. With that privilege comes tremendous responsibility, which is why we have devised superior processes that allow us to listen accurately, communicate honestly, think creatively and build professionally.
Covid-19 got you looking at your current surroundings and wishing for an upgrade??? This Glen Oak Acres estate will answer all your improvement dreams!! This thoughtful, exquisitely built provincial estate is located on a premium lot in one of Glenview's most prestigious neighborhoods and allows for privacy, future pool, sport court or any extracurricular fun! Plenty of room for driveway parties on the huge circular Drive and accompanying 3-car garage! Welcoming you into this custom-built home, is the grand staircase situated between the formal living room and dining room. The first floor continues with the stately family room which opens to the chef's kitchen with stainless steel appliances and ends with a private office or in-law bedroom with its own full bathroom. Ascend the back staircase to the second floor with custom millwork throughout and includes a lavish master bedroom suite, 3 additional ensuite bedrooms plus a bonus room and bath. The natural light-filled basement is one-of-a-kind with its 10' ceilings allowing for the addition of a home theater or golf simulator, etc. and includes another bedroom, full bathroom and bar. The home has top of the line plumbing, HVAC, Electrical, Sonos system, Security system and irrigation. Nothing has been overlooked in this Gem. If you've been searching for a beautiful, newer home in East Glenview on a large lot, look no further!