Sarah WarePrincipal and Managing Broker Ware Realty Group LLC United States
As principal and managing broker of Ware Realty Group LLC, Ware works in residential markets on Chicago’s South Side and within the south suburbs. She also does commercial transactions all over the Chicagoland area. On the residential side, Ware tends to work with sellers hoping to move up after a change in income or family status. She also assists property investors who have a focus on serving communities where there is a push to drive and stabilize prices.
Ware runs a boutique office that’s been certified by the city as Minority- and Woman-owned, as well as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise. Ware has been able to participate in programs sponsored by the University of Chicago’s Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Through these programs, Ware has been able to dissect her business, move forward with strategic hires and implement more targeted goal setting.
Throughout her time in the industry, Ware has earned accolades such as the Chicago Association of Realtors’ 2015 President’s Award, presented to her by Hugh Rider, and CAR’s 2016 Realtor Achievement Award. The organization has also recognized Ware for her involvement with the Cook County Land Bank Authority’s board of directors. Most notably, Ware currently serves are the 139th President for the Chicago Association of Realtors® and is involved in a host of committees for the Illinois Realtors® and the National Association of Realtors®.