Marie De La Cruz an alumnus of Northeastern University graduated with a business and accounting degree was dedicated and focused on reaching her career goal. Early on, while still in college she started working for an accounting firm in Skokie, IL and before graduating her employers retired and has closed the firm. This is when she took on a job out of her realm and her first encounter in the commercial real estate business. Although she understood how the different aspects of the realty processes worked and enjoyed working for Berkshire Realty Group in Rosemont, IL she still had a passion for accounting and business. After a few years she moved to Lake County returned as an accountant but was short lived when her first child was born. She became a dedicated mom of two beautiful children and a loving wife. She was actively involved in every aspect of her children's lives. Four years ago she started her rental property business, incorporating and consolidating her past skills and experiences by managing and hands on involvement of her real estate investments. She gained an in depth understanding of buyers and sellers needs on a personal and investor level, market trends and property valuations.