Nicole purchased her first piece of real estate at the age of 21 and by 2003 she was running her own commercial real estate brokerage. In 2007, Nicole had the opportunity to compete on The Apprentice and was a finalist, receiving constant praise from Donald Trump.
Nicole began her real estate career specializing in hotels and gas stations. She sold her first distressed asset in 2004 and has since conducted numerous sales via REO, short sale, and note sales. She became a Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE) in 2008 and started working closely with various banks to sell their distressed assets/notes. Additionally, Nicole has performed numerous multi-million dollar real estate transactions for office buildings, multi-family, land, broken condos and bulk residential.
Nicole has been an Illinois Real Estate Managing Broker for 12 years. She is an active member of Young Real Estate Professionals (YREP) and Real Estate Investment Association (REIA). Nicole graduated from Northern Illinois University with a B.A. in Business and has a Real Estate degree from Kishwaukee College.