With over 25 years of experience, 1,400+ transactions closed, and totaling nearly 700 million in sales, the MSGroup has built a loyal clientele by demonstrating exceptional market knowledge, outstanding customer service and the utmost integrity. The team—comprised of Mary Summerville and Allie Payne —prides itself on its client-centric philosophy, which requires continual honing of skills and adaptive ways of doing business. The MSGroup stays ahead of the curve on market inventory and employs the most current technologies and systems to identify and close on prime opportunities while negotiating the best possible results.
Their partnered approach ensures that every client of the MSGroup receives an unparalleled amount of personal attention, diligence and industry expertise. Their goal is to give clients peace of mind, knowing they are working with professionals who have their best interest at heart. Their definition of professional includes arriving on time, keeping promises and admitting mistakes. The team shares a common focus on building long-term relationships. Their interaction with clients doesn\'t end at the closing table – it begins there.
President of MSGroup, Mary has been selling real estate in Chicago and the North Shore for 20+ years specializing in single-family homes, condominiums and development. Mary's longevity through decades of real estate cycles is a testament to her adaptability and in-depth understanding of the market. Her strengths in determination of value and negotiating strategy instill a client confidence and ease surrounding the process. Mary focuses on getting her clients the best possible outcome while maintaining an understanding of the emotional and financial demands of any transaction.
MSGroup supports Oakton School's Blessings in a Backpack program by providing 250 pieces of fresh fruit and cereal per week for 125 children.
We also sponsor Art Encounters, underwriting after-school art programs for children at YOU and several grade schools.
MSGroup also supports ETHS Boosters and A Taste of Evanston/Rotary Club, and help underwrite Evanston Scholars.
We donate annually to Coat Angels, providing new winter coats to the Chicago area's neediest children.