About Us

Anne Branning, CRS, e-Pro

Anne Branning, CRS, e-Pro

Anne Branning offers a diverse base of real estate experience, whether you are buying or selling - single family homes, condos, townhouses, multi-family, new construction and condo conversions. A top-producing realtor for over 25 years, her sales and listings range geographically throughout the north suburban area.

In 2010, Anne partnered with her daughter, Meredith Schreiber, in order to further the growth of her business geographically and technologically. Additionally, the partnership enables Anne and Meredith to offer a higher level of service to their clients. As a long time business leader in the hospitality industry, Meredith provides additional focus on marketing strategy and data analysis to enhance Anne's approach and negotiation strategy.

Anne has proven success through multiple economic cycles in her 25 years in real estate. In a challenging real estate market it is important to partner with an agent that has demonstrated results and excellent service. Over 75% of Anne's business comes from past customer referrals, a result of her professionalism, knowledge and dedication to her clients.

Professional Achievement

  • Proven track record of successful marketing
  • Top sales producer annually since 1985
  • Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), e-Pro, GREEN designations
  • North Shore Real Estate Appraiser for six years
  • Former licensed Illinois Real Estate Instructor for North Shore Board of Realtors

Background

A North Shore resident with deep roots in the community for more than 35 years, Anne has been involved in charitable, volunteer and community organizations such as the Junior League of Evanston-North Shore, Woman's Club of Evanston and the Kappa Alpha Theta Alumnae Club.

Originally from Dayton, Ohio, Anne attended Albion College and spent time in Philadelphia, Maryland and Indianapolis prior to settling in Evanston. Prior to her career in real estate, Anne was a high school English teacher and later a bank loan officer in suburban Chicago.

Meredith Schreiber, Broker

Meredith Schreiber, Broker

Meredith Schreiber is a second generation realtor and an experienced business leader, overseeing complex businesses in several industries. In 2010, Meredith partnered with her mother, Anne Branning at @properties - a top-producing realtor for more than 25 years. Meredith & Anne have created a business relationship to expand the service provided to their clients, as well as expanding their business geographically and technologically. Anne and Meredith offer their clients the benefit of multiple agents working together to provide a high level of service and dedication throughout their home purchase or sale. Meredith excels in communication with clients, objective evaluation of properties, attention to all details of each home purchase/sale and providing a wide network of resources within the industry.

In addition to her real estate career, Meredith has renovated many homes which has given her a unique perspective on a home's potential whether a client is buying or selling a home. Careful evaluation of properties and potential improvements help Meredith and Anne's buyer clients see where value could be added. Additionally, Meredith offers a vision of cost-effective improvements to maximize the sales price, and improved appeal to her clients who are selling their homes. Meredith and Anne have seen tremendous success for many clients who have seen their sales price increase with some modest improvement suggestions.

Background

A lifetime resident of the North Shore, Meredith is a graduate of Cornell University's Hotel School and enjoyed 15 years in the hospitality industry working at many venues with Levy Restaurants - from Ravinia Festival to Bistro 110 to Arlington Park. Her business leadership experience provided the organizational, communication and negotiation skills for her successful career in real estate.

Meredith has lived in Chicago, Lake Bluff and Evanston with her husband and three children since 1998. When not working, Meredith enjoys spending time with family and friends, dining out and planning renovations and updates to her home.

Lauren Weiss

Meredith Schreiber, Broker

Lauren Weiss is a Chicago native, raised on the Northside of Chicago in the historic Lakewood Balmoral neighborhood. Lauren now lives in Evanston in with her husband and three children. She is passionate about real estate and specializes in the Northside of Chicago and North Shore market. Lauren is dedicated her clients, focused on helping them achieve their unique goals.

Whether you are buying or selling, Lauren strives to make the experience as smooth as possible. She understands the importance of being proactive, accessible and responsive. Lauren is known for bringing people together and always has her clients' best interests in mind.

Lauren started her career in New York City working in the residential rental market. In 2006, she moved home to Chicago and joined the commercial leasing team at The Merchandise Mart. Lauren transitioned her skill set to advertising, where she gained extensive experience in project management. In this role, she learned the value of clear messaging and the importance of a cohesive sales strategy.

Returning to her real estate roots in 2017, Lauren partnered with Meredith Schreiber and Anne Branning of @properties, two of the top producing realtors on the North Shore with with more than 25 years of combined experience. Lauren, Meredith and Anne offer their clients the benefit of multiple agents working together to provide a top level of service and dedication throughout their home purchase or sale.

Lauren is an alumna of Loyola Academy in Wilmette and graduated from the University of Iowa in 2005 where she studied English and Entrepreneurship. When she is not working, Lauren enjoys spending time with family and friends, running through the neighborhoods of Evanston and working on home renovation projects. She is invested in her community and is on the Benefit Committee at Kingsley School, Kindergarten Welcome Committee at Kingsley School and Board Member at Northminster Nursery School.

Primary Communities Served by Anne, Meredith & Lauren

North Shore suburbs - specializing in Wilmette, Evanston, Winnetka, Kenilworth & Glenview, but we also have many listings in surrounding communities including the north side of Chicago.