Dick Coan is easy to get to know. Maybe it is his "Hoosier" background, but one fact is clear; that is, Dick is able to communicate with people from all walks of life. He is proud that he shares friendships with a broad spectrum of people, including religion and nationality. In addition to the information listed below, you can get to know Dick a little better by seeing how he represents clients in the buying process by going to his Buyer Broker page and you may talk to many of Dick's clients by going to the References List page. His professional designations are defined on the Designations page and the Local, National and International charitable causes in which Dick is an active participant are detailed on the Charities page.

Dick's sales efforts consistently place him in the top 5 percent of all Realtors nationwide. Originally from Indiana, he and his family have lived in the Western Suburbs for over 30 years. He has three daughters. Pamela has 4 children and Annissa has two children. Both live in the Chicagoland area. Jessica is an office manager for a major communication company in Minnesota.

His other "loves," include golf, biking, backpacking, sailing and music of all types. He is a Past Vice President and Director for United Way of Hinsdale Area. Presently he is a member of the Hinsdale Chapter of the United Way of DuPage County. Dick is past president of The Rotary Club of Hinsdale and that club recognized him as their Rotarian of the Year in 1999. In the past eight years, Dick has raised over $30,000 for Multiple Sclerosis through pledges received for his completion of the MS annual 150 mile bike ride. He has an annual commitment to Habitat for Humanity. Dick's efforts have been instrumental in helping to provide Sun Ovens in 3rd World countries. Sun Ovens preserve forest around the world and improve the health of the people. Dick is Chairman of the Fund Raising Committee for the Burr Ridge, Illinois Veterans Memorial. This Memorial to all who have served in the armed forces is scheduled to be built in 2005


I have a strong belief in the Golden Rule and a strong desire to put more back into life that I take out. Since choosing a real estate career, my goals have been, and continue to be, success and recognition through helping my customers and clients achieve their goals.


Real Estate Broker - 25 years
Mortgage Banker - 10 years
Personal sales, management and closing experience of over $500 million
Prior owner of a real estate company for 20 years.
CRS - Certified Residential Specialist
GRI - Graduate Real Estate Institute
ABR - Accredited Buyer's Representative
e-PRO - Internet Professional
Extensive appraisal and investment training


Representing Buyers in the purchase of a home or property.
Representing Sellers in the sale of their home or property.
Representing Investors in the purchase or sale of investment property.
Corporate Relocation
Appraisals/Market Evaluations
Real Estate Consultation


National Association of Realtors
Illinois Association of Realtors
Indiana Association of Realtors
Realtors Association of the Western Suburbs
Multiple Listing Service of Northern Illinois
Employee Relocation Council
Chicago Association of Commerce and Industry
CRS Residential Sales Council (CRS)
Real Estate Buyer's Agent Council (ABR)
Real Estate Institute (GRI)