Lina Shah, a broker with Coldwell Banker Realty, is one of Chicagoland’s top producing agents serving both the Western suburbs and Chicago. A native of London, England, with a legal background from England where she specialized in land law, Shah’s diverse life experience allows her to connect with various people of all ages, cultures, and backgrounds to truly understand their residential needs from all facets.
“My personal background from England and global network combined with my local expertise of the area provides me with a better understanding of clients’ needs locally and from all over the world,” says Shah.
She has lived in Oak Brook for almost 20 years and has held leadership positions in village organizations and committees in Oak Brook and Hinsdale. “I love to work with people and have great satisfaction in assisting my clients achieve their real estate goals,” shares Shah. “The connections and friendships I build with clients are long-lasting.”
Shah truly sets herself apart with her accessibility and work ethic. 2020 welcomed Shah with a double ankle fracture, yet she continued to be of service to her clients in a boot and crutches. Summer of 2020, she traveled back and forth to London to attend her ill father, but continued to be accessible to her clients around the clock regardless of time difference. Despite the difficulties, she completed over $31 million in sales in 2020.
Crain’s Chicago Business named her one of the Most Notable Residential Real Estate Brokers; Chicago Magazine has named her in the Best of Best Top Agents from 2018 – 2021; named in top 1% in both the NRT nationally and in Coldwell Banker’s network globally; the AREAA has named Shah consistently to the ‘A’ list; and she has been in the top 1% of agents in the Western suburbs since 2011, among other accolades.
Shah is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Illinois Association of Realtors, the Oak Brook Chamber of Commerce, among other local and national organizations.