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We were moving into the area from another state and were having a very disappointing experience with another agency, fortunately we found Dan.
Dan and his team were fantastic, extremely knowledgeable and always available.
Dan took the time to find out about us and what our needs were and then worked diligently to find us the right home, and then made sure everything went smoothly.
Dan Firks is a definite top notch professional. It was a pleasure working with him.
Response from Daniel on 03/19/2013
Hello April & Dan,
It was awesome working together on the hunt for your new home. We found you a great home in the location you desired! Keep intouch and let me know when the BBQ is! Dan
Dan helped us find tenants for our townhouse and buy our first single family home in Aurora. Dan's advice was always helpful and he was great about working with us through the bumpy process of buying a short-sale home.
Bought a Single Family home in 2013 for approximately $325K in Naperville, IL.
After working with Dan on the purchase of our home, we would not consider working with anyone else. Dan was extremely professional, knew absolutely all of the ins-and-outs of the market and process, negotiated with ease, and tended to all of our concerns and wishes. We are new to Illinois/ the Naperville market and we really appreciated all of the time he took explaining and helping us become knowledgeable about buying a home in Naperville. He was also very patient with us and did not push us to make a decision hastily. When we were ready to buy, Dan went the extra mile to help find a home that was in our price range and successfully negotiated to get us a fantastic deal. I would recommend Dan in a heartbeat!
Sold a Condo home in 2013 for approximately $100K in Aurora, IL.
My husband and I owned a home in Aurora IL. My husband is active duty and we had to move from the home several years ago and since then struggled with renting the home. This year we made the very difficult choice to short sale our home. Dan and his team were extremely supportive to our situation and very knowledgeable. My husband was deployed during the weeks before and during the closing so I had to handle most of this without him... Dan and his team guided me through the entire process and gave us a lot of support making a very difficult time as easy as possible. I have no idea how they did it but from beginning to end our short sale only took a few shorts months. Dan's team listed our home the weekend of Thanksgiving, we had 4 offers the next business day, and we just closed on the house Feb 13. They tell me this isn't typical but I believe our shortsale went so smoothly and quickly was because Dan and his team have lots of experience and just know what they are doing. We did this whole transaction from another state. Rob and I didn't have to travel to IL to handle anything, Dan and his team really handled everything . My only regret is that Rob and I never got to meet him and his team. Go with the Firks team and you won't be disappointed.
Response from Daniel on 02/20/2013
Rachel & Rob,
It was a pleasure to work with you both. I'm so delighted on how smooth the transaction went. It was one of the best deals I've ever done. No major hick ups! It was wonderful. Keep me in mind if you ever come up this way. Enjoy the rest of 2013 and I hope to hear from you again soon.
Bought a Single Family home in 2013 for approximately $225K in Plainfield, IL.
Working with Dan Firks to find a perfect home for our family was an enjoyable experience. Struggling to find a newer, updated home that fit our needs in our under $250,000 price range in Naperville was nearly impossible. Dan reassured us that making Plainfield an option was a wise move. He highlighted the fact that North Plainfield offers quiet, safe, family friendly neighborhoods with a great school system. He also pointed out that many Naperville families, like us, were moving 5-10 minutes down the road to Plainfield, the more affordable city. Dan's knowledgeable insight eased our anxieties, and we found a delightful home in Plainfield--4 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath, full-finished basement, huge backyard--all for only a 100 dollars a month more than what we were paying for our tiny Naperville duplex, packed with toys from floor to ceiling. Dan witnessed our stock pile and confirmed--it was indeed time for a bigger house!
To sum:Dan's awesome! Thorough, Helpful, Thoughtful, Positive! Use Him!
Response from Daniel on 02/07/2013
Hello Kevin & Angela,
Thanks for the great review. I had a great time working with you and your family. We truly found you an awesome home for your family to grow into. I wish you many years happiness in the new homes. Keep intouch and hope to see you again soon. Dan
Bought a Single Family home in 2012 in Naperville, IL.
We had fun house hunting with Dan and as first time homebuyers he really helped us figure out what all to look for when buying a new house. And he had no qualms answering all of our million questions. Thanks Dan.
Response from Daniel on 01/17/2013
Ranjith, It was great working with you and your family. Thanks for the great review. I know this house is going to bring you and your family many years happiness. Let me know when your all moved in, I'll swing by to say hello. Thanks again for your trust & loyalty. Dan
Bought a Single Family home in 2012 for approximately $625K in Lisle, IL.
Very helpful in our search.. was proactive and went above and beyond on getting is all the information we needed in finding our house and making out decisions... I would highly recommend Dan and definitely leverage his services in the future.
Response from Daniel on 01/11/2013
Thanks for the great review Sonipal. I had a great time working with you and Sonia. We found you an excellent home that I know you will be happy with for many years to come. That back yard is 2nd to none. We couldn't have asked for more privacy! Keep intouch and keep the referrals coming. Thanks Again for your Trust. Dan Firks
Bought a Single Family home in 2012 in Naperville, IL.
We have worked with Dan more than once and he has been more than an agent for us. He understood our needs as a friend and knew what homes we would like. He was very responsive whenever we needed anything and very patient when we kept adding new requirements and narrowing down our options. He has great understanding of the local market and can give you the details that really matter. His negotiation skills are exemplary, and he knows how to present our demands and requests to the seller. He also kept us realistic about our options and not get carried away with our expectations. Overall he made our home buying experience absolutely pleasant and stress free more than once.
Response from Daniel on 12/08/2012
Thanks Iggy and Anita for the great review! I had a great time working with you both again. I know you are going to love this house more then that last. Keep in touch and keep those referrals coming. Happy Holidays! Dan
Dan did a terrific job of marking and selling our house in Naperville. After wasting precious peak summer months with another realtor, Dan stepped in the fall and quickly sold our house. His attention to details and making sure our house got the marketing exposure it needed is what I believe made the difference. I've recommended Dan to others and will continue to do so! Dan your the realtor man!
Response from Daniel on 11/28/2012
Thanks for great review George & Gloria! I'm very happy I was able to get your home sold fast! I had a great time working together and look forward on working together again to find you the perfect ranch home. Talk soon. Dan
Bought a Single Family home in 2012 for approximately $350K in Downers Grove, IL.
Dan & his team were amazing through the whole home buying process! He made looking for a home and purchasing a home as easy as it could be! I am a very detailed person, and Dan was always very responsive to any question or concern my husband and I had! I never had to follow up or ask twice! He also went to bat for us many times when we were negotiating final details, repairs, etc with the sellers. We came out ahead with Dan! Thank you to Dan and his wonderful team for helping us purchase our first home!
Response from Daniel on 11/16/2012
Thanks for the great review Alana! It was a great pleasure to work with you and TJ on the hunt for you new home. I wish you many years happiness in the new homes. It's a beautiful home on a perfect street for you- nice and quite. Keep in touch and Happy Holidays! Dan