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Valerie Kistenbroker

Phone: (847) 480-7963 View Additional Phone Numbers 2731 Pfingsten Road, Glenview, IL 60026 View Additional Web Addresses

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Valerie Kistenbroker is a real estate agent assisting individuals in buying and selling homes. Located in Northbrook, IL, this agent serves the northern suburbs of Chicago, including Northbrook, Highland Park, Deerfield, Riverwoods, Wheeling, Buffalo Grove, Northfield, Glenview, Winnetka, Kenilworth, Wilmette, and Lincolnshire. Kistenbroker has been an agent since 2005 and is a member of the national Women-to-Women network, which is a group of professionals dedicated to helping women homeowners and buyers. Kistenbroker is a certified previews property specialist with extensive experience marketing and selling luxury properties.

This agent can assist both buyers and sellers with the complicated aspects of real estate, including helping buyers finding the amenities important to them, such as schools, hospitals, recreational facilities, and local businesses, advising them on the communities that best fit their needs, and showing them the various properties available. For sellers, Kistenbroker can assist with staging, cleaning services, professional photography, and resources for home improvements, as well as connecting sellers to the Coldwell Banker professional marketing programs that will help to bring in more buyers than listing alone without the help of the program could provide.

Listings include short sale, foreclosed properties, condominiums, co-ops, multi-family housing, and other special cases, ensuring that there is a home for nearly every taste and need. For 2014, Kistenbroker has received the five-star real estate agent award by Chicago Magazine.

Visit the website for Valerie Kistenbroker to learn more about the services available for buyers and sellers and view the listings available through this real estate agent.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Valerie Kistenbroker meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Valerie Kistenbroker include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Valerie Kistenbroker
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: May 05, 2014 Business started: 02/01/2005 Business started locally: 02/01/2005
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
100 W. Randolph, 9th Fl, Chicago IL 60601
Phone Number: (312) 814-4500

Type of Entity

Sole Proprietorship

Business Management
Ms. Valerie Kistenbroker, Owner
Contact Information
Principal: Ms. Valerie Kistenbroker, Owner
Business Category

Real Estate Agents Real Estate - Short Sale Real Estate Services Real Estate Developers Real Estate Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers (NAICS: 531210)


BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

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Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

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BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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