Sandra Brown - Broker Associate
Sandra Brown is a life-long resident of the North Shore. After attending Kenyon College and traveling abroad, she completed her undergraduate degree in education at Northwestern University. Since 1974 to the present, she has managed apartment buildings, formed real estate partnerships for purchase and development, and renovated single family homes and condominiums with her husband. Having also worked as a middle school teacher and managed local family businesses including a restaurant and an antiquarian bookstore, she is well versed in the business of real estate and is committed to the Evanston community. Since 1985, Sandra has been a consistent top producer in residential and commercial real estate on the North Shore. In 1991, she co-founded Lakeshore Partners in Evanston which subsequently affiliated with Weichert Realtors in 2007. As of September, 2016, Sandra and her son and partner, Geoff Brown, formed the Brown Team and have joined Baird & Warner in Evanston.
Continually recognized as among the top 1% of Evanston Realtors, Sandra was nominated by her colleagues and received the Chicago/Evanston areas “Most Referred Realtor Award”. Recognized since 2004 as one of the top 2% of brokers in all of Chicagoland representing sellers, Sandra has also earned the Senior Real Estate Specialist designation. Over the years, Sandra has been active in the Evanston elementary, middle school, and Evanston Township High School PTA’s, Booster Clubs, and girls athletic teams. She currently serves on the board of Y.O.U (Youth Opportunity United) of Evanston. Married to Charles, a contractor who specializes in renovating architecturally significant homes, they have two sons, two daughters and eight grandchildren…six of whom wisely live in Evanston.
“For me, real estate is like matchmaking. Finding the right combination of people, properties and financing is the challenge. Serving as a resource person for community information and homeowner services is an added benefit. I enjoy it all! My clients know that I will always have their best interests at heart when they are buying or selling a home.”