About Melanie Giglio-Vakos As the leader of Jameson Sotheby's International Realty's MVP team, Melanie has built a reputation of excellence and professionalism among clients and industry peers alike by sharing her market expertise and dedicating herself to the highest level of service. With over 14 years of residential real estate experience and a passion for helping clients achieve their goals, she has been in the top 1% for over 5 years consecutively. Due to her in-depth knowledge of the Chicago market, Melanie is highly skilled at discerning proper value, maximizing marketing strategy, and negotiating optimal results. Her commitment to service extends beyond any one transaction, as she focuses on building long-term partnerships and remaining a valued resource to her clients.
The MVP team works with both buyers and sellers, and they have an extensive list of unlisted new construction properties, as well as resales of condos, townhomes, and single family homes in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. Their partnered approach ensures that every client receives an unparalleled amount of individualized attention, diligence and industry expertise. While Melanie is a luxury property specialist, she is available to assist clients from first-time condo buyers to seasoned sellers and investors. Melanie is very hands-on, effectively sets expectations, and responds personally to all inquiries, ensuring that the process runs seamlessly from start to finish.
As a long-time resident of Chicago, Melanie has watched the distinct neighborhoods of the city develop over time, and places a premium on staying current on inventory, pricing and trends. She brings an impressive network of experts to the table from mortgage consultants and lawyers to home inspectors and handy men. Her hands-on approach has earned her not only repeat business, but enthusiastic referrals from a satisfied clientele.