Pamela (Tilton) Linn, real estate broker at Jameson Sotheby's International Realty, has been a leading presence in the Chicago area real estate market since 1996. She works with her clientele to come up with the perfect plan for buyers, sellers and rentals. Recently, she has been successful in selling many historical homes, including two recent Frank Lloyd Wright sales - The Winslow House and The Ingall's House. She also has a love for condos new and old and has sold many throughout the Chicagoland areas throughout the past two decades.
Pamela loves finding the perfect home for her buyers and the challenges that this market brings to sellers with determining price and selling for the highest price and the shortest market time. Her market expertise includes, Single Family Homes, Townhouses, Cooperatives, Condos, In-Towns, Multi-Family and Rentals. She has a 20 year+ background to help with all your real estate needs.
Her background also includes: President of Brokerage Operations & Managing Broker of Jameson Sotheby's International Realty & Jameson Commercial where she oversaw the day-to-day operations for Chicago's Lincoln Park office and worked closely with her management team and principals. With over 300 residential and commercial agents and a staff of 30, she led Jameson to successfully breaking all previous company records in volume, most recently hitting over one billion dollars in sales in 2012.
Prior to being lured over to Jameson Sotheby's International Realty, she was instrumental in helping @properties with their phenomenal growth by expanding the company's presence in the Gold Coast, Streeterville and Loop areas with over 250+ agents at this location alone. She was Vice President of Sales/Managing Broker. Pamela also started @properties Commercial and was President and Managing Broker of their new division. In addition to overseeing the Gold Coast/Streeterville location she worked with the two principals at @properties in recruiting new agents, managing all training and retention programs.
She combines her knowledge of running two real estate offices, with her selling experience (top 1% of all Chicagoland real estate brokers) to help clients today.
While she has been continually recognized as a luxury real estate specialist, Pamela is equally dedicated to marketing a wide range of properties, from small condos to large developments. Additionally, Linn holds the designation of Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) and helped to bring over hundreds of her agents this designation under her direction. She is also a member of the Million Dollar Guild at the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, which recognizes agents who have demonstrated skill in the multi-million dollar home market.
Pamela has extensive knowledge of the Oak Park/River Forest area with an added bonus of growing up in not one but two Frank Lloyd Wright homes. In 2004, she listed and sold the FLLW Beachy House for a record breaking Oak Park sale at the time of $2,300,000. Pamela's listings have been written up in Chicago Magazine, The Chicago Tribune and Sun-Times, as well as articles on her in the Wall Street Journal and Crain's Chicago Business. Recently, she also sold the Emery House designed by Walter Burley Griffin in Elmhurst, IL.
Enhancing her work in commercial real estate development, Pamela worked with Field Partners in Lake Forest prior to entering the residential market. Before that she was an invaluable member of the Professional National Title Network (formerly Attorney's National Title Network) as a closer, closing over one thousand properties.
Before embracing the real estate profession, Pamela was a news writer for both WGN-TV & FOX-TV. She possesses a strong background in financial news, chalking up either eight years as a news anchor/producer/reporter with WCIU-TV's Stock Market Observer. Linn earned her managing broker's license in 2000 and holds a Bachelor's of Science degree in Communications with an emphasis in Radio/TV & Film from Northern Illinois University. She is currently on the Grievance committee at the prestigious Chicago Association of Realtors (CAR). She has also been an active member of the Governmental Affairs Committee at CAR. And was elected onto the board of directors for the Multiple Listing Service of Northern Illinois, now known as Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED).
Pamela's business is nearly 100% based on referrals.