Chris Leschkies (CL Keyz) joins Douglas Elliman with over 15 years of experience as a licensed real estate broker/agent. His diverse background in construction and sales truly gives him a unique edge over most all agents.
Real estate has always been a big part of Chris' life even from childhood. His father was a builder/developer in the Chicagoland area, and Chris worked with him throughout high school, and college summers, eventually supervising multi million dollar projects. After receiving a Business Degree w emphasis in Finance and Marketing Mangagment, he decided to combine his passion and vast knowledge of real estate along with his interest/degree in sales and marketing. This step would jet propel his career path to where he now is today!
He spent the early part of his career working for a top international builder while opening and selling out many communities in the Midwest while also assisting countless buyers throughout the new construction process. He also worked with and helped countless home buyer's, seller's and investor's achieve their real estate goals.
Chris headed West after a new opportunity arose with a start up technology real estate company out in LA. After successfully opening the new market for them in Denver, and being a huge part of breaking a company record for new market growth, Chris decided there was a much better way to provide true value to both sellers and buyers alike.
While waiting to get licensed in California, he decided to transition back into the traditional side of real estate and in a short time climbed back into being a top IL broker. All this while building a successful brand in Illinois, The CL Keyz Group, which provides the most innovative and proven marketing/networking systems in the industry. These innovative exclusive systems help his buyers, sellers and investors, have a Big advantage over the competition.
Chris has often said that he feels his background in construction and sales helps give him an edge over most any other agent, as he has a full understanding of the product he is selling and that allows him to represent his clients to the fullest extent and truly look after their best interests. His focus is always to provide real estate innovation by utilizing the hottest marketing trends and on demand service while always putting clients first.
No matter what your real estate need is, CL Keyz has the "keyz" to all your real estate needs!