Recent Press

Five Star Professional – 4 Years in a row!

“Erica Cuneen has won the 2014 Five Star Real Estate Agent award! By earning this exclusive honor, Erica has proven her commitment to her profession and to her clients.”   -Chicago Magazine

Five Star Professional partnered with Chicago Magazine to recognize a select group of Chicago-area agents who provide exceptional service to their clients. This group of outstanding Chicago professionals represents fewer than 3 percent of all real estate agents in the market and is featured in the October issue. Real estate agents are measured using an objective, in-depth research methodology with significant focus on customer feedback and overall satisfaction.

Get Back in the GREEN!

OPT-OUT Oak Park!  New Rate for GREEN energy is only 91 cents/month more than brown energy: a small price to pay for a green village!

The Chicago Outfit: Sponsor Spotlight

What do roller derby and real estate have in common? They both require, as Erica Cuneen says laughingly, “a bulldog”.” But examining the question more seriously, Cuneen explains that Beyond Properties is all about the empowerment of all players—buyers, sellers, and ultimately, the local community and environment. The firm uses teamwork to find “the win-win”—matching buyers with properties that are “kind to the wallet, good for the body, comforting to the soul, and gentle to the earth for decades to come.”

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Wednesday Journal: Women in Business

Beyond Properties in Oak Park Wednesday Journal

See Pages #11-12 for profiles of Erica Cuneen, Susan Abbott, Cynthia Howe Gajewski and Vicki May.

Erica Cuneen Featured in Chicago Magazine

Look for Erica in Chicago Magazine this month! “Special thanks to my amazing clients for selecting me as a Five Star Real Estate Agent for the 3rd year in a row. I couldn’t ask for better people with whom to work. I LOVE helping people find the perfect home in the best community for them…and helping the realize their dreams through securing their future through investing in real estate as well!”

Upcoming Events

Recent Events

Investing in Communities

November 1, 2013

Beyond Properties Realty is now participating in Investing In Communities! Now our clients can support their favorite nonprofits at no personal cost through their real estate transactions. Visit to learn more!

We just supported a great nonprofit through Investing in Communities. Our clients selected the Future Philanthropists Program (supported by the Oak Park River Forest Community Foundation) to receive our IIC pledge of $394. Thanks to our clients for Investing in Communities, and congratulations to the Future Philanthropists Program!

Proud New Members of the Illinois Green Business Association

October 21, 2013

Oak Park-River Forest businesses celebrated for completing green certification program

Twelve businesses in Oak Park and River Forest that participated in a pilot program to become certified as a sustainable business have completed the program and will be recognized for their achievement at an invite-only celebration on Oct. 21 held at the Oak Park Township Senior Services building.