The Erica Cuneen Team

Erica Cuneen – Managing Broker

Since beginning her real estate career in 2001, Managing Broker Erica Cuneen has been a top-producing agent and consistently sells at the multi-million dollar level. With primary markets in Chicago, Oak Park, Forest Park and River Forest, Erica has experience with varied markets and a diverse group of clients. Above all, Erica recognizes the timeless value of finding the ideal home and community for each of her clients.

Exceptional service and the desire to exceed clients’ expectations is Erica’s hallmark. Erica strives to ensure her clients find the home they want and invest in properties that meet their business needs. Bilingual in English and Spanish, she can help you realize the value of your property and handle transactions smoothly. As a former Peace Corps volunteer, educator of deaf students in Ecuador, and bilingual (Spanish) educator in Chicago public schools, Erica appreciates the value of community.

In today’s active market, sellers need to set themselves apart. As an environmentally conscious professional, Erica is a certified EcoBroker. Her ability to highlight green features puts sellers’ property at the forefront, and buyers benefit from the energy savings and peace of mind.

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Denise Sacks

Denise grew up in the south suburbs and has enjoyed living in Oak Park for over 20 years. She loves the community and the variety of beautiful homes and apartment buildings. After working in education and retail, Denise’s study of interior design, love of DIY home projects, and appreciation of architecture have led her to the field of real estate. She continues to learn about the many aspects of the real estate market. At Beyond Properties, Denise delights in working with the team to assist clients as they search for the perfect place to call home.

Office number: 708.386.1366  email Denise

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Martha Murphy

Martha grew up in Fargo, North Dakota, Chicago’s South Shore neighborhood and has been an Oak Park area resident for the past 23 years. She is a graduate of University of Illinois at Urbana in Theatre and Dance and has studied Architecture as well. A lifelong fascination with real estate lead to work with investors as a construction consultant and earn her Illinois Real Estate Broker’s license. She is thrilled to be part of the Eco-conscious green team of Beyond Properties Realty.

Experienced as an artist in residence and teacher in Oak Park’s public and private schools for 20 years, she is passionate about Natural Building and Sustainable Living, Permaculture Garden Design, and Architecture. She is a member of American Artworks Gallery artist’s co-op in Forest Park as a jewelry designer. Martha comes with a wealth of experience to guide you through the process of buying and selling real estate. For finding the right properties for investment or your perfect home, Martha is eager to help you accomplish your real estate goals!

Office number: 708.386.1366 Mobile number: 847.977.2456 email Martha
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Shalena Thomas

Shalena is an ambitious, results-oriented professional with an acute attention to detail and the determination to go above and beyond for her client. She obtained a Bachelors of Arts Degree from University of Illinois at Chicago with a focus in Sociology. She utilized this degree in several capacities, including management positions at luxury fashion houses and working with children in schools throughout Chicagoland. In both capacities she showed initiative, tenacity and foresight to meet and exceed expectations set by others and proactively address issues before they become a problem. She enjoys working with children and appreciates all the educational opportunities she is given by getting to know the children within her community.

Shalena has always had a deep love and appreciation for real estate. This passion prompted her to pursue a career as a real estate broker. After receiving a Masters Degree in Marketing from the University of Phoenix, she obtained her real estate Brokers License. Shalena’s unique background and her commitment to client service ensures a stress-free home buying experience. She currently lives with her family in Oak Park.

Office number: 708.386.1366 Mobile number: 312.375.7595 email shalena
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Team Cynthia

Cynthia Howe Gajewski

Each change brings opportunity.

A self-professed optimist, Cynthia thrives on the challenge of finding the best properties for her clients. Her experience with home renovation and restoration makes her a valuable resource.  She is a woman with vision!

Twenty years as a professional photographer gives Cynthia the added edge in presenting and marketing your home in today’s market. She is ready to help you prepare, stage, and showcase your property to bring in buyers!

Email or call (312-933-8440) Cynthia to discuss your real estate needs.

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Cynthia Howe Gajewski

Each change brings opportunity.

A self-professed optimist, Cynthia thrives on the challenge of finding the best properties for her clients. Her experience with home renovation and restoration makes her a valuable resource.  She is a woman with vision!

Twenty years as a professional photographer gives Cynthia the added edge in presenting and marketing your home in today’s market. She is ready to help you prepare, stage, and showcase your property to bring in buyers!

Email or call (312-933-8440) Cynthia to discuss your real estate needs.

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Karen Baldwin

As a life-long Oak Parker, Karen is passionate about the Oak Park area. She is personable, dedicated, reliable, detail-oriented and understands the desire to find just the right fit in a home or property. She is very good at seeing “beyond” the decorating and finding the potential in your future space.

Karen has been a highly regarded freelance editor for nearly 20 years. With a Communication background, she brings a great attention to detail, adherence to deadlines and the juggling skills to get work accomplished in a timely manner. She has also completed the Certified Financial Planner designation and has been involved in village committees (Citizens Involvement Committee, Community Relations Committee, Ike-290 Committee) and the United Way Allocations Committee.

As her children begin to spread their wings, she wants more meaning in her professional life; helping clients find their perfect home fulfills that drive. She will work hard for you and is excited to help you find that special place.

Contact Karen at 708-288-1995 or email Karen

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Karen Baldwin

As a life-long Oak Parker, Karen is passionate about the Oak Park area. She is personable, dedicated, reliable, detail-oriented and understands the desire to find just the right fit in a home or property. She is very good at seeing “beyond” the decorating and finding the potential in your future space.

Karen has been a highly regarded freelance editor for nearly 20 years. With a Communication background, she brings a great attention to detail, adherence to deadlines and the juggling skills to get work accomplished in a timely manner. She has also completed the Certified Financial Planner designation and has been involved in village committees (Citizens Involvement Committee, Community Relations Committee, Ike-290 Committee) and the United Way Allocations Committee.

As her children begin to spread their wings, she wants more meaning in her professional life; helping clients find their perfect home fulfills that drive. She will work hard for you and is excited to help you find that special place.

Contact Karen at 708-288-1995 or email Karen

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Agents

Vicki May

Vicki is the property management (www.bprmgt.com) expert here at Beyond Properties Realty.  With 12 years of experience managing residential rental properties, Vicki can help you make your property successful.  As a residential rental property owner herself, she is acutely aware of the issues facing landlords in Cook County.  She recognizes the value of good tenants in keeping your properties profitable and provides excellent tenant service, managing for tenant-retention.  Her experience crosses a diverse group of clients and tenants.Vicki’s primary service area is centered in Oak Park, expanding into the Galewood and Austin neighborhoods of Chicago, and many western suburbs surrounding Oak Park.  She services properties ranging from single family homes to 30-unit apartments buildings, and specializes in 2-6 unit properties.  She can lease your units, handle day-to-day operations, provide monthly financial reports and help with 5-year planning.Whether your property is currently running well or needs a turnaround specialist, Vicki can do the job!

Email Vicki or call (708-714-0686) Vicki to discuss your real estate needs.

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Ruby D. Blair

Ruby is a native of Chicago with extensive knowledge of the Chicago metro area.  With more than 20 years of experience in commercial and residential real estate, in both legal documentation and sales, she brings a unique and thorough approach to meeting her client’s needs. Ruby is dedicated to client service and satisfaction and she looks forward to working with you.

Email Ruby or call (773-350-1604) Ruby to discuss your real estate needs.

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Denise Espinosa

Denise is a Chicago native and now resides in Oak Park. Prior to living in Oak Park, she was a resident of one of its neighbors, Elmwood Park. Denise brings familiarity and knowledge of Chicago Neighborhoods, Oak Park and its surrounding suburbs to her clients. Her attitude is the same in everything she does; She is passionate, personable, accountable, driven and dedicated. She understands that buying or selling a home can be stressful, but to be part of one of her Client’s most important life event is extremely rewarding. Whether it’s their first home, their dream home, rental property, vacation home or investment property, she handles the process with the utmost care and service.

Prior to becoming a licensed Real Estate Broker, Denise worked for international corporations in the areas of finance and customer service. She is fluent in Spanish and English, and has a background in education. She taught kindergarten in Chicago. Currently, in addition to her work in real estate, she has a thriving photography business. Denise brings the value of her experiences in customer service, finance, teaching, photography, and entrepreneurial to clients to help them achieve their goals. She enjoys the ongoing relationship she has with her clients long after a sale.

Email Denise or call (773-817-9333) Denise to help you with your real estate needs!
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Phil Joseph

Phil has been working in real estate for more than 10 years. Phil owns a Chicago real estate investment firm that specializes in investment and income-producing properties. Phil assists his clients in investment strategy and is a great resource for his clients and his colleagues at Beyond Properties. He also is a Professional Sales Agent in Florida and a member of Greater Fort Myers and The Beach Realtor Association. He is a member of The National Association of Realtors and The Oak Park Area Association of Realtors. Phil holds a B.S. in Insurance, Management and Marketing from Drake University and a MBA in Technology and Operations from Aurora University.

Email Phil or call (312-498-7221) Phil to discuss your real estate needs.
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Staff

Isaac Jordan

A recent graduate of Oak Park & River Forest High School, Isaac Jordan has been the office and tech assistant at Beyond Properties since April 2016. His day-to-day tasks include coordinating email campaigns, creating and distributing event flyers, moving furniture between properties, and any other odd job that needs to be completed, all while keeping the computers and software systems running smoothly.

In addition to his work at Beyond Properties, Isaac was a writer and editor for the OPRF Yearbook Staff. He studied Japanese for four years and was an exchange student in Akita during the summer of 2016, and he plans on studying Journalism at Illinois State University in August 2017.