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Background & Expertise

With her expert sales skills and extensive city knowledge, Sarah is an integral member of the award-winning Jennifer Ames Chicago team. She is a licensed broker and sales agent who works with both buyers and sellers, helping them to best achieve their goals. Sarah lives and breathes everything Chicago, making her the ideal guide to the city’s neighborhoods and homes. With her background in marketing and sales, she is also adept at showing sellers’ homes in the best possible light.

A St. Louis native, Sarah received her B.A. in Communications from Loyola University and her M.S. in Integrated Marketing Communications from Roosevelt University. She worked previously in marketing and sales at another top real estate firm in Chicago.  Sarah has lived in Chicago for twelve years and currently resides in Ukrainian Village.  From cooking courses at the Merchandise Mart to yoga classes at her favorite studio, Sarah cherishes the vitality, excitement, and variety of Chicago, and she enjoys exploring the nuances of the city and its cultures.

Ames Group Chicago

Ames Group Chicago is one of the city’s top luxury residential sales team. With more than $1.75 billion in sales (including nearly $170 million in 2016), they offer clients a level of expertise that is unparalleled in the industry. Known for their knowledge of the city, marketing savvy, and negotiating prowess, Jennifer Ames Chicago is an invaluable ally in the home buying and selling process.

The team was founded in 2009 by Jennifer Ames, a Chicago native and one of the city’s top ten residential agents for the last 15 years. Headquartered in a newly renovated suite within Coldwell Banker’s Lincoln Park Plaza office, Jennifer Ames Chicago is comprised of an exceptional group of full-time client care and sales professionals. Each team member was carefully selected to ensure that their skills and expertise complement the group and meet Jenny’s standards for excellence.


Roosevelt University
Master's of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications

Loyola University Chicago

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