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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 35 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 enabled 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.  In early 2018, Anne and Meredith welcomed a new member to their team, Lauren Weiss – enabling continued business growth through Lauren’s advertising background and extensive network throughout the Chicago area.

Anne has proven success through multiple economic cycles in her 35 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


A North Shore resident with deep roots in the community for more than 40 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.

Anne Branning is persistent and unrelenting in her service to her client. She did everything within her power to keep me informed about what I should or needed to do to enhance the sale of my property. She is unbelievable when it comes to face to face encounter with potential buyers or real estate agents representing the buyer. I would recommend her without reservation.

Don S

Anne helped me through every step of the process, from helping me to get the house ready for showing, navigating all the legal paperwork, communicating with the home association, to negotiating terms and price. I trust her implicitly! She’s extremely professional, experienced, and supportive. Having her represent me, both in buying and selling homes, she has made the experience as painless and successful as possible!

Gail K

Anne- A woman came by the office today and sat me down just to tell me how much she loved you! Her name is also Ann and she speaks for us as well!

Thad Wong, @properties founder

This was the most stressful move we have ever had to make our lives and Anne and Meredith took all the stress out of everything. From start to finish, we felt like we were in trusted hands — experienced, professional, genuine, helpful, straightforward — everything you could want in a real estate agent and more. What really made me feel so comfortable with them is how knowledgeable and experienced they are. Truly, they were amazing and I would recommend them to anyone and everyone who is looking to purchase a home in the Chicago area. We were new to Chicago and they spent time listening to us to understand our needs, and offered straightforward advice on neighborhoods and homes. Anne’s experienced and meticulous review of comps helped us negotiate a great and fair price. Also, they made great recommendations for related services — every one a winner! They went above and beyond in so many ways (like offering to get the keys from a contractor and give them to a cleaner before we moved because we were out of town, after the close!).

Liz J