Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Star Homes. Broker owner Jim Starwalt has been selling real estate since 1998 with his wife and real estate partner, Susan. Today our office has a team of full time real estate agents and office support staff to help our clients reach their real estate goals. Our real estate agents work with buyers, sellers, short sales, foreclosures, new construction, investors and more. The goal of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Star Homes is to provide our clients with a high level of service. We are passionate about real estate and conduct our business with integrity. Our office is dedicated to the satisfaction of our clients. In addition to earning his Illinois Real Estate Broker's License and Managing Broker's License, broker owner Jim Starwalt has achieved the following additional real estate designations and awards: * ABR Accredited Buyer's Representative * ADPR Accredited Distressed Property Representative * CDPE Certified Distressed Property Expert * CNE Certified Negotiation Expert * CRS Certified Residential Specialist * ePro Certified Internet Professional * GRI Graduate, REALTOR Institute * OICP Own America Investment Certification Program * SFR Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource * SRES Senior Real Estate Specialist * Chairman's Club Award Winner * Platinum Club Award Winner * Hall of Fame Award * Heritage Award Winner * ELP - Dave Ramsey Endorsed Local Provider Member of * Grayslake Chamber of Commerce * GLMV Chamber of Commerce * National Association of Realtors * Illinois Association of Realtors You can rely on the full support of our real estate office's knowledge, experience and dedication to your successful real estate sale or purchase. Call Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Star Homes today at 847-548-2625 for information and help with all your real estate needs.