Olivia Carlson 

lead broker

olivia@oliviaschicago.com | 773.888.3002

“Using an unsurpassed level of analysis and a proven method of pricing homes for sale, her results are undeniable: Olivia’s listings consistently sell 9 times faster and for 3% more than the market average.  Her method is proven through over 200 successful transactions. She has represented $73 Million in property sales. Nearly 100% of her clients are referrals from past satisfied clients. Her real estate expertise in Chicago stretches from the South Loop to Evanston. She is ranked in the top 1% of Chicago Realtors, Member of Top Agent Network and was honored with the coveted Rising Star Award for sales volume during her first year in business.”

– Thad Wong, Founder of @properties

Olivia Carlson 

lead broker

olivia@oliviaschicago.com | 773.888.3002

“Using an unsurpassed level of analysis and a proven method of pricing homes for sale, her results are undeniable: Olivia’s listings consistently sell 9 times faster and for 3% more than the market average.  Her method is proven through over 200 successful transactions. She has represented $73 Million in property sales. Nearly 100% of her clients are referrals from past satisfied clients. Her real estate expertise in Chicago stretches from the South Loop to Evanston. She is ranked in the top 1% of Chicago Realtors, Member of Top Agent Network and was honored with the coveted Rising Star Award for sales volume during her first year in business.”

– Thad Wong, Founder of @properties

Paul Siebert

senior BROKER

paul@oliviaschicago.com | 847.525.8287

Paul’s philosophy is simple: “Life can be complicated enough, real estate doesn’t have to be. So I am committed to helping my clients thoroughly understand and navigate a complex process. I am passionate, always accessible and responsive and will do whatever it takes to get the job done.”

Whether you are an experienced investor or a first-time homebuyer, Paul provides his clients first class customer service, which, coupled with unwavering patience and an empathetic approach, ensures a seamless experience.

Paul grew up overseas in Vietnam and the Philippines. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies and Entrepreneurial Marketing from the University of Iowa. Since moving to Chicago, Paul has lived in several our of City neighborhoods including Wicker Park, Fulton Market/West Loop and Roscoe Village. He currently resides in North Center with his wife, Maggie and their daughter, Ella.

Paul Siebert

SENIOR BROKER

paul@oliviaschicago.com | 847.525.8287

Paul’s philosophy is simple: “Life can be complicated enough, real estate doesn’t have to be. So I am committed to helping my clients thoroughly understand and navigate a complex process. I am passionate, always accessible and responsive and will do whatever it takes to get the job done.”

Whether you are an experienced investor or a first-time homebuyer, Paul provides his clients first class customer service, which, coupled with unwavering patience and an empathetic approach, ensures a seamless experience.

Paul grew up overseas in Vietnam and the Philippines. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies and Entrepreneurial Marketing from the University of Iowa. Since moving to Chicago, Paul has lived in Wicker Park, Lakeview, River North and currently resides with his wife, Maggie, in Roscoe Village with their beautiful baby girl, Ella.

Vanessa Preston

BROKER

vanessa@OLIVIASCHICAGO.COM | 585.281.4040

Vanessa is passionate about three things: Chicago, Real Estate, and Design. She is thrilled to help clients find their best spot in this glorious city.

Before becoming a homeowner and real estate investor herself, Vanessa was a serial renter among Chicago’s various neighborhoods. In this way the western New York native familiarized herself with the city on an intimate level and decidedly made it her home.

She met each move with the same adaptability and persistence she brings to real estate; an obsession for the thrill of the find. Not only does she welcome the challenge, she is driven by a desire to problem solve for her clients. She recognizes that each client presents a unique set of needs and therefore a unique solution. This translates to a collaborative customer experience that is team-oriented and fun! She is also excited to lend her design eye and share ideas of how she would take a property to the next level.

Multifaceted in the areas of interior design, architecture, real estate and investing, Vanessa is passionate to offer her personal and professional knowledge and experience to home buyers, sellers and investors alike.

Vanessa Preston

BROKER

vanessa@OLIVIASCHICAGO.COM | 585.281.4040

Vanessa is passionate about three things: Chicago, Real Estate, and Design. She is thrilled to help clients find their best spot in this glorious city.

Before becoming a homeowner and real estate investor herself, Vanessa was a serial renter among Chicago’s various neighborhoods. In this way the western New York native familiarized herself with the city on an intimate level and decidedly made it her home.

She met each move with the same adaptability and persistence she brings to real estate; an obsession for the thrill of the find. Not only does she welcome the challenge, she is driven by a desire to problem solve for her clients. She recognizes that each client presents a unique set of needs and therefore a unique solution. This translates to a collaborative customer experience that is team-oriented and fun! She is also excited to lend her design eye and share ideas of how she would take a property to the next level.

Multifaceted in the areas of interior design, architecture, real estate and investing, Vanessa is passionate to offer her personal and professional knowledge and experience to home buyers, sellers and investors alike.

Gabrielle Khan

BROKER

gabrielle@OLIVIASCHICAGO.COM | 609.802.9522

Gabrielle is a marketing and sales expert whose number one passion is Real Estate. Born and raised on the East Coast, she studied Political Science and Entrepreneurship at Rutgers University. After a thriving career in New York City’s Film and Television industry as a Set Decorator and Designer, she chose Chicago to be home.

Gabrielle found a second home at @properties on The Olivia Carlson Group; a consistently ranked, Top 1% Producer Team by the Chicago Association of Realtors. Her pragmatic approach, dedication to clients, and attention to detail make her an invaluable asset to the team.

Her philosophy is simple: clients come first. She pledges to be in constant communication with all clients, keeping them fully informed throughout the entire buying, selling or renting process.

Gabrielle Khan

BROKER

gabrielle@OLIVIASCHICAGO.COM | 609.802.9522

Gabrielle is a marketing and sales expert whose number one passion is Real Estate. Born and raised on the East Coast, she studied Political Science and Entrepreneurship at Rutgers University. After a thriving career in New York City’s Film and Television industry as a Set Decorator and Designer, she chose Chicago to be home.

Gabrielle found a second home at @properties on The Olivia Carlson Group; a consistently ranked, Top 1% Producer Team by the Chicago Association of Realtors. Her pragmatic approach, dedication to clients, and attention to detail make her an invaluable asset to the team.

Her philosophy is simple: clients come first. She pledges to be in constant communication with all clients, keeping them fully informed throughout the entire buying, selling or renting process.

Laura Franco

BROKER

Laura@OLIVIASCHICAGO.COM | 312.560.3906

With over 25 years of luxury sales experience, Laura Franco is an award-winning marketing professional who has a proven track record of executing for her clients. The skills she hones partnering with architects and designers to complete residential, commercial and hospitality projects on time and on budget also helps home buyers and sellers alike accomplish their real estate goals.

Laura always finds the most rewarding and gratifying part of her work to be making her clients’ visions become reality. Whatever your real estate needs, Laura’s natural affinity for people and what they want make her the perfect choice for your real estate agent.

A lifelong resident of Chicago, Laura currently enjoys living in the Bridgeport Village neighborhood with her husband. She loves to cook when she’s not dining out at one of the unique restaurants in her area. She has a passion for reading, old movies, dancing, working out and spending quality time with family and friends. From Beverly to Buena Park, she has a keen understanding of the city’s distinct neighborhoods. This expertise will allow her to help clients identify the perfect solution for their real estate needs.

Laura Franco

BROKER

Laura@OLIVIASCHICAGO.COM | 312.560.3906

With over 25 years of luxury sales experience, Laura Franco is an award-winning marketing professional who has a proven track record of executing for her clients. The skills she hones partnering with architects and designers to complete residential, commercial and hospitality projects on time and on budget also helps home buyers and sellers alike accomplish their real estate goals.

Laura always finds the most rewarding and gratifying part of her work to be making her clients’ visions become reality. Whatever your real estate needs, Laura’s natural affinity for people and what they want make her the perfect choice for your real estate agent.

A lifelong resident of Chicago, Laura currently enjoys living in the Bridgeport Village neighborhood with her husband. She loves to cook when she’s not dining out at one of the unique restaurants in her area. She has a passion for reading, old movies, dancing, working out and spending quality time with family and friends. From Beverly to Buena Park, she has a keen understanding of the city’s distinct neighborhoods. This expertise will allow her to help clients identify the perfect solution for their real estate needs.

Caitlin Hall

director of marketing & Operations

caitlin@OLIVIASCHICAGO.COM

Caitlin has an extensive background dedicated to creating and conducting streamlined operational processes within fast paced environments. She prides herself on being a reliable resource for marketing, project management, event planning and organizational strategy to deliver only the highest results. As a former athlete, her priorities are building relationships and collaborating with others. Previous roles have been in technology consulting, transportation and warehousing industries; in each industry she has built the most efficient operations behind the scenes. Whatever the top priority is for you as our client she will promote, research and deliver the answers to all your questions and fulfill your needs above and beyond. 

 
Caitlin attended North Park University in Chicago and played collegiate volleyball. Chicago is a second home and where she met her husband, where they ‘grew’ up and started a life together.  She currently resides in Southern California with her husband and young son. 

Caitlin Hall

director of marketing & Operations

caitlin@OLIVIASCHICAGO.COM

Caitlin has an extensive background dedicated to creating and conducting streamlined operational processes within fast paced environments. She prides herself on being a reliable resource for marketing, project management, event planning and organizational strategy to deliver only the highest results. As a former athlete, her priorities are building relationships and collaborating with others. Previous roles have been in technology consulting, transportation and warehousing industries; in each industry she has built the most efficient operations behind the scenes. Whatever the top priority is for you as our client she will promote, research and deliver the answers to all your questions and fulfill your needs above and beyond. 

Caitlin attended North Park University in Chicago and played collegiate volleyball. Chicago is a second home and where she met her husband, where they ‘grew’ up and started a life together.  She currently resides in Southern California with her husband and young son.