Joe Kenny - Biography
Communities I Serve
Since 2001 Joe has been serving the communities of Burr Ridge, Clarendon Hills, Darien, Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Westmont, Willowbrook, and Woodridge. Growing up near Midway Airport has allowed Joe to be able to serve the Clearing and Garfield Ridge communities as well.
Serving All Of Your Real Estate Needs
Joe can handle any of your real estate needs whether it is a move into a bigger home across town or helping you financially get out from under the one your in. He has completed NAR's Short Sale and Foreclosure Certification Program along with obtaining the CDPE designation ( Certified Distressed Property Expert). If you are moving out of state Joe has abroad network of agents across the country and in Canada that can serve any of your real estate needs.
Community Involvement – elected an Alderman for the City of Darien
When not helping clients selling or buying homes Joe can be found volunteering with groups such as the Rotary Club of Downers Grove, Brother Rice High School Alumni Association and an Our Lady of Mount Carmel cantor. Every Saturday morning Joe works in the kitchen of the First United Methodist Church preparing meals for Grace Place, a homeless ministry in Downtown Chicago.
Joe served on the Mainstreet Organization of Realtors Professional Affairs Committee from 2007-2010 and served six years with the Mainstreet Organization of Realtors Board of Directors(2009-2015) . He is also on the government affairs committees for both Mainstreet and the Illinois Association of Realtors.
Joe was born and raised on the Southwest Side of Chicago in the Garfield Ridge neighbor. He worked as a bus mechanic for the Chicago Transit Authority for 18 year and in 2001 obtained his real estate sales license. In 2007 Joe left CTA to fully concentrate on his real estate business. Though the timing wasn't the best, Joe survived the down turn in the market and has often stated he has no regrets about leaving a stable income. Joe lives in Darien with his wife Lisa and serves as an Alderman in the City of Darien.