Biographies Allyson Hoffman ABR, ACRE, CDPE, CRS, e-PRO, GRI, SFR, SRES Allyson began her real estate career in 1983 after enjoying ten years as a junior high school language arts and reading teacher. She grew up in New York State, but has now resided for over 49 years in the North Suburban Chicago area. Allyson's committed approach to her business, going Above and Beyond, has been the driving principal to her personalized, custom approach to serving the residents of Chicago's North Shore, North and Northwest suburbs. For over 36 years, Allyson's consistent top-producing performance has included a sincere commitment to providing her clients with quality service, results and total satisfaction. Allyson is committed to constant improvement, serving clients with the utmost integrity and making a difference in the real estate industry. She has been a featured speaker at local and state conventions and currently serves on the Contracts and Forms Task Force and Professional Standards Committee of the North Shore-Barrington Association of Realtors where she received the honor, in 2015, as their Realtor of the Year. Allyson Hoffman, a licensed real estate managing broker, is also an Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), a Certified Internet Professional (e-PRO), a Graduate of the Realtor's Institute (GRI), a Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Short Sale Foreclosure Resource (SFR), a member of The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing and a (CDPE) Certified Distressed Property Expert. Allyson's ultimate goal is to assure that her clients' dreams become their reality!