About Jim Karges
Jim Karges, Managing Broker/Owner of Karges Realty, has been a licensed Real Estate professional since 1978. Over the past 40+ years, Jim has gained extensive knowledge of the Will County real estate market and has been a leader in the industry during that entire time. Primarily selling residential property, Jim is also very well versed in the sale of commercial property, multi-family property and in the sale of vacant land and lot sales.
Over the years Jim has gained vast experience by serving the Three Rivers Association of Realtors in his capacity of president, vice-president, treasurer, multiple listing chairperson, professional standards chairperson and nominating committee chairperson. He has also guided Karges Realty over the past three decades as they have continually gained market share in the Joliet area real estate industry. Since 2008 Karges Realty has been the #1 office for real estate sales volume in this market area. Jim’s philosophy of providing honest and personal service to each and every client has been an integral part of his success since day 1 – that is the primary reason why he is the “go to” Realtor in the Will County real estate market.
With Jim being so involved in the real estate industry, he is the absolute best choice to represent you in either a purchase or sale of your home. Because a real estate transaction is such an important decision in your life, you definitely want to ensure that you are being guided by a Realtor that will represent your best interests in every aspect. When working with Jim, you’ll be guided by the #1 Realtor in the Joliet, Shorewood and Crest Hill marketplace for the number of real estate sales transactions from 2006 through the present. Jim definitely knows the Joliet area market and knows how to best represent your interests. Contact Jim to discuss your real estate needs and you will soon find out how comfortable you will feel working with a true real estate professional. Also, check out Jim’s personal website at JimKarges.com.
Jim isn't just trying to make his next sale. He treats me as if I was his own kid purchasing/selling a home. I have purchased 2 homes with him and sold one. He is very attentive and professional in both situations. He never makes you feel pressured to make a decision. He is very informative and shares his knowledge with…
Being a lifelong resident of Joliet and the surrounding area prior to relocating to Scottsdale, AZ in 1997, I was very familiar with the Karges name in Realty. Since the listing and sale of my condo would need to be handled from afar, I needed to choose someone with a proven track record. After our first telephone conversation with Jim,…
Our experience with Karges Real Estate and Jim Karges was beyond our expectations. I personally had a real estate transaction with Jim many years ago. That experience led me to his company for my mother's home. I was worried with the age and condition of the home - but pleasantly and professionally, Jim found the right buyer!