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Don’t  waste  hours hunting online for an apartment, booking  appointments,  finding old ads where the apartment has already been  rented  🙁

Use ME, a  “renter’s agent” who will work for YOU!
And there is NO COST  to  YOU!

At SPACES Real Estate we  have  the biggest inventory  in the city!  More than  100  different  landlords and property managers  and  about 2000  apartments! I can show  you almost any apartment  on the market. Just give me an address of anything you find,  and I will coordinate a showing  for you! You do not need to call  different agents  to see  different apartments.  You need  one good  agent;  ME!

I  am a “leasing consultant/renter’s  agent”.  I work  for  YOU.

My job: It is my job to find you the  best apartment in the city that fits your criteria! I am paid commission by the landlord (a portion of your first months rent) so there is no cost accrued by you!

Some people like playing the field—at least when it comes to real estate agents. These folks believe you’ll cover far more ground if multiple agents are looking for your next home. Not true.  If you work with more than one leasing agent, chances are none of them will put forth much effort because you may rent through another agent. This job is 100%  commission.  An agent will work harder for you when they know they will eventually get paid for their efforts.

I will invest several hours of my time helping you, free of charge, doing research and scanning  databases, selecting properties, making phone calls and arranging the showings, gathering the keys, taking you out and showing you several  apartments.

Exclusivity. Give me 1 week.  I ask that you do not work with any other agents. Trust me, exclusivity is in YOUR best interest.  You do not need to call  5  agents  to see  apartments.   5 different agents showing  you 1-2 apartments each,  are not doing their best job for you.  Would you hire 5  people  to cut your hair?  5 different people to paint your apartment? ‘Exclusivity means I  will put in the  time to do thorough work for you, but you must trust in my process.

Michael  Love  /   SPACES  Real Estate

Let’s find YOU a Space  you LOVE!

Call  Michael “LOVE”  Snell
773-206-8359
Apartment Leasing Specialist / Renter’s  Agent

Spaces Real Estate
3223 N Sheffield,  Suite  C,  Chicago 60657

What Does An Apartment Leasing Agent Do?

AND HOW CAN AN APARTMENT LEASING AGENT HELP YOU

Do  I need  an Apartment Leasing Agent to help me find my perfect space? Absolutely.

Apartment Leasing agents work with property owners to find good tenants for their buildings.   Apartment Leasing Agents match apartments and people  after determining  their specific, individual wants and needs for the property and their desired location. It’s like a matchmaker!

It’s my job as an  Apartment Leasing Agent to help  you find the perfect apartment to call home. Using my  knowledge of available apartment inventories, markets and neighborhood locations, I help match prospective tenants with available units. It’s FREE expert advice and service to the renter. 

Believe it or not,  there are plenty of people  who love to go out and compare apartments and have no desire to rent  an apartment. They just want to go look and see what’s out there.  These people should call  the building  or call the landlord  directly to see a property. No one likes to work for FREE.   We do not get paid anything to  show apartments.

I love to travel. Someone called me  recently asking for advice about traveling from the US to  Budapest.  While I have been there once, I am certainly no expert. Right away, I told them to call my travel agent. The caller was shocked. He asked, “You don’t book your own trips online?” – “Absolutely not!  I said!  My agent knows how to find me deals and saves me money!” I replied.

Many people think booking their own trips can save them money. Possibly. But probably not. Also if  you are visiting a place for the first time, wouldn’t you want some advice and guidance? The same can be true for apartment hunting.

When the internet exploded (1998-2001), many travelers went out on their own, searching, looking for deals and bargains, booking things themselves – I never understood that. Why would I want to spend HOURS doing all the work – when a travel professional probably knows most of the answers! TO THIS DAY, Googlers think they can do best, searching on their own.

The same holds true  for apartment  or house hunting. Why wouldn’t you use an expert for FREE?

 

                I AM NOT A PUSHY SALESPERSON!

On the contrary; I am not selling anything!   My job is to work with you to find  you an apartment. If I do my job right, I get a commission from the landlord.

When someone calls me about  an apartment  for  rent,  they no doubt  have  called  SEVERAL  agents  about  several  apartments. I get it. It’s the age we live in.   I meet clients all the time, that are working  with 3-4  or more!  different agents  and  independent landlords! WHY?  Work with ONE AGENT, who can show you everything! (or at least almost everything). Then after you have exhausted all the possible  apartments with an agent and  you want to switch agents  or look on your own, do so.

SPACES Real Estate has a huge inventory of properties we represent. One of the BIGGEST in the city. I have access to any unit that you see advertised with the SPACES logo on it.  We have 2000-3000+  units at any given moment, all over the city. If you find anything online with our SPACES logo, let me know and we can schedule an appointment to see that as well. And if it does NOT have our logo, there is a good chance  I can still get us into see it!

 

 I DO NOT GET PAID  TO SHOW  APARTMENTS!

Some people think we get fee’s for every unit we show them. Not true. We  get paid a finders fee,  a commission, when we correctly match a renter with a landlord, and they sign a lease and move in.

I am here to represent and work with YOU! I am a consultant. I am a researcher. I am a renters agent. I work for you. I am not trying to sell you anything. I am here to help. My goal is to find you an apartment that meets your needs. My process is transparent and I am honest.

Why wouldn’t I be honest? I want to make you happy – and ALL OF YOUR FRIENDS! I want you to tell EVERYONE how great  I am and  how great SPACES Real Estate is!  It is to my benefit to make you happy,  to find you the perfect SPACE, and you TELL ALL OF YOUR FRIENDS how great I am and we are!  I want to exceed your expectations and find you a great space to live!

There was an awesome show called  NIP/TUCK, 2003-2010 on FX. The show was about plastic surgeons in Los Angeles, and they would ask clients, “Tell me what you don’t like about yourself.”

I tell all of my clients right off the back, “tell me what you like or dislike about this place, you will not hurt my feelings!”  I need to understand what you LIKE and don’t LIKE  about  a place we  are seeing.

 

Ask  10 people, what is the best pizza in Chicago?

You will probably get 10 different  answers!

“Best”, “Favorite” ……  are very subjective and vary person  to person. What one person likes, another person may not like.

It helps me to better understand a clients needs  when they are open and honest  about what I am showing them.  So I always ask them, “tell me what you think, on a scale from 1-10…..how would you rate this apartment?” That gives me a gauge on what works for them. You are not going to hurt my feelings if you hate it. Remember, I am here to help you wade through the market and find you a great space!

SPACES REAL ESTATE is a whole package. We work FOR YOU. 

We have  a support staff to help  get you through the process.

I am a “renter’s  agent”. I do not work for the landlord or management companies.

 

                          I work for YOU! To find YOU a perfect space to call “home”.

                                  Michael “Love” Snell   – LOVE YOUR SPACE!   773-206-8359

 

 

 

How SPACES is  Changing The Game Of Real Estate

At Spaces, we measure our performance by a single metric: service.

Fueled by our shared quest for excellence, Spaces’ team of experienced, engaged brokers work alongside top-notch real estate professionals to provide you with a full package of services and products to ensure that all of your property needs are met. Our customer-first approach is backed by the very latest in industry-leading tech, innovative marketing solutions, and data-driven, real-time metrics that provide with all of the tools and resources you’ll need to be successful in a frequently shifting real estate market.

 

Since 2010, our commitment to remaining locally-owned and fiercely independent to better meet our clients’ needs has been the cornerstone of our success—and with our brand new 2,300 square foot office space now open in the heart of Lakeview… we’re just getting started.

 

 

EXPLORE LISTINGS HERE http://102040.speedhatch.com

 

IMPORTANT  INFORMATION –

The landlords  we were work with are looking for tenants that have 650+ credit scores and bring in a combined gross monthly income that’s  at least 3 times the rent amount for the apartment you might be considering. Do you meet those requirements? If not, will you be able to provide a co-signer? They will also run a background check on the potential renter(s).  Everyone living in the unit over 18 years old needs to be on the lease.  Please discuss all of this with your agent, BEFORE you begin looking at apartments. 

 

Michael Love – Spaces Real Estate Chicago

I LOVE CHICAGO!

I moved here from Michigan in 2002 and just absolutely love this great city and all it has to offer!

World class restaurants, small unique ethnic restaurants,  shopping, culture and arts, and the lake!

I especially love the lakefront and living so close to the water. We have 26 miles of Lakefront!  With 15 miles of beaches!

DID YOU KNOW? At 190 km wide and 495 km long, its the 5th largest body of fresh water in the world. Chicago’s extensive parklands, including 3,000 hectares of city parks attract an estimated 86 million visitors annually.

As a multicultural city that thrives on the harmony and diversity of its neighborhoods, Chicago today embodies the values of America’s heartland-integrity, hard work and community and reflects the ideals in the social fabric of  its 77 distinct neighborhoods.

Chicago is home to…

  • 237 square miles of land
  • An estimated 2,695,598 residents
  • Dozens of cultural institutions, historical sites and museums
  • More than 200 theaters
  • Nearly 200 art galleries
  • More than 7,300 restaurants
  • 77 community areas containing more than 100 neighborhoods
  • 26 miles of lakefront
  • 15 miles of bathing beaches
  • 36 annual parades
  • 19 miles of lakefront bicycle paths
  • 552 parks
  • Chicago is home to eleven Fortune 500 companies, while the rest of the metropolitan area hosts an additional 21 Fortune 500 companies.
  • The Art Institute of Chicago has one of the largest and most extensive collections of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings in the world.
  • The Chicago Cultural Center is the first free municipal cultural center in the U.S. and home to the world’s largest stained glass Tiffany dome.
  • When it opened in 1991, the Harold Washington Library Center, with approximately 6.5 million books, was the world’s largest municipal library.
  • The Lincoln Park Zoo, one of only three major free zoos in the country, is the country’s oldest public zoo with an estimated annual attendance of three million.
  • The Adler Planetarium became the first planetarium in the Western Hemisphere in 1930.
  • Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower) is the eighth-tallest freestanding structure in the world by pinnacle height. At 1,482.6 feet (451.9 m) tall, including decorative spires, the Petronas TwinTowers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, laid claim to replacing the Sears Tower as thetallest building in the world in 1998.

SPACES Real Estate began in 2010, with  a commitment to remaining locally-owned and fiercely independent to better meet their clients’ needs. Customer service is paramount and has been the cornerstone of their success! I am proud to have joined their team!

I believe your living space, should be your sanctuary. Love your neighborhood. Love your space! Together we’ll find a space you will love!  I hope to meet with you soon at our  brand new 2,300 square foot office space in the heart of Lakeview.

Call me and let’s get started!

Michael Love

773-206-8359

www.Spacesre.com

www.MichaelLoveChicago.com