About Phil Lifshin ¿ Real Estate Managing Broker

    Phil Lifshin is a Real Estate Managing Broker with Coldwell Banker Realty. He began working as a Real Estate Broker in 1974 and has successfully performed as a Sales Agent, Branch Sales Manager and Director of Marketing. He has been recognized by the Illinois Association of Realtors, Coldwell Banker Realty and by numerous relocation companies as a Relocation Specialist.

    Working with Phil Lifshin

    As a client, you are his priority. You will receive honesty, respect and the highest level of knowledge of the marketplace. Phil understands your time schedule and will strategically target your needs with the exceptional service you deserve.

    Whether you are a transferee, first time buyer, move-up or downsizing buyer, Phil will help you settle into a home and community in the Northwest, North Shore or the Northern Suburbs.

    If you are a seller, Phil will work to optimize the presentation of your home, identify the target market, develop a unique marketing plan, and assess your home's value in the current marketplace. He can also assist you if you are moving out of the area by introducing you to top agents in other parts of Illinois or other states.

    Get to know Phil personally

    Phil is active in numerous charitable organizations and fund raising events. He graduated from Northern Illinois University with Master's Degree in Education and was a high school teacher and coach. His family includes his wife, his two children and his five grandchildren. Phil loves art, dance, music, travel and sports of all kind.

    Communities Phil Serves

    • Northwest Suburbs
      Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Barrington, Cary, Elk Grove Village, Hoffman Estates, Hawthorn Woods, Inverness, Kildeer, Lake Zurich, Long Grove, Mount Prospect, Palatine, Vernon Hills, Wheeling and Surrounding Areas.

    • North Shore Suburbs
      Deerfield, Glencoe, Glenview, Highland Park, Lake Forest, Lincolnshire, Northbrook and Surrounding Areas.

    • Northern Suburbs
      Antioch, Gurnee, Grayslake, Libertyville, Mundelein, Spring Grove and Surrounding Areas

    Education and Training

    Licensed Real Estate Managing Broker
    Former New Construction Coordinator

    Sales Awards

    Lifetime Member Coldwell Banker President's Club
    State of Illinois Presidents Club


    Licensed Real Estate Managing Broker
    Residential Marketing Specialist
    Corporate Property Specialist
    Marketing and Property Specialist

    My Experience

    • Advertising Director New Construction Realtor Coordinator Lead Router E-Team Member Coldwell Banker Branch Manager and Assistant Branch Manager
    • Will act as Buyer's Agent or Seller's Agent Resale Properties or New Construction First Homes or Luxury Homes Condos, Townhomes or Single Family Homes Technologically and Computer Savvy I understand that your home is your most expensive possession and I will do everything possible to protect your equity.
    • 4248 N. Wolcott, Chicago

    My Credentials and Memberships

    • Real Estate Broker Certified Residential Marketing Specialist (CRMS) Certified Corporate Property Specialist (CCPS) Cendant Mobility Marketing Specialist (CMMS) Cendant Mobility Referral Specialist (CMRS) Masters Degree in Education
    • Illinois Association of Realtors President Club Member Lifetime Member Coldwell Banker President's Club Member Coldwell Banker International Diamond Society for Real Estate Numerous Top Sales and Listing Awards

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