John Terrell brings over 30 years of real estate development and management experience to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago Real Estate. Terrell is a results oriented executive with a proven track record in his own firm, national real estate firms and a large architectural firm. Through years of experience, Terrell brings a thorough knowledge of master/urban planning, design/construction management, contract/lease negotiations, marketing, budget/cost control, financial analysis/financing and asset management. Terrell’s experience in economic and community development provides an effective liaison for large and small communities.
Recently, he has been involved as a partner and Development Executive with Mirbeau of Geneva Lakes, LLC on a 710 acre site, providing site selection, feasibility, planning and entitlement processes, to develop a mixed-use development, that includes a Retreat, with a 100 room boutique inn, world class spa, and banquet/conference facilities and 882 unit residential community. Prior to that, he served as Executive Vice President, Real Estate Development for the Lakeshore Centre/Kaiser Companies and as Senior Vice President of Development for The Prime Group, Inc. Terrell managed the real estate development activities including feasibility, design/construction, government approvals and financing for such projects as, the $180 million Sherman Plaza, a mixed-use retail and condominium development in Evanston, Illinois; the $27 million Reebok Sports Center and Spa in London, England; the $25 million Lake Shore Athletic Club and Spa in Broomfield, Colorado and the $260 million 150 North Riverside, a 835 unit residential development proposal in Chicago, Illinois.
Earlier in his career, Terrell managed his own real estate development and consulting firm for 10 years in Boston, Massachusetts where his clients included The Peabody Museum of Salem, the Essex Institute, The City of Salem, the National Park Service and Fidelity Investments. Prior to forming his own company, Terrell served with Prudential Property Company, Inc. and Urban Investment and Development Company where he had project management responsibility for developments, such as, Copley Place and the Prudential Center in Boston, Massachusetts; Stratford Square shopping center in Bloomingdale, Illinois and the Ritz Carlton Hotel at Watertower Place in Chicago, Illinois.
Terrell is a graduate of University of Illinois, Chicago, receiving a Bachelor of Architecture and the Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Executive Management Program.
708 Wagner Road
Glenview, IL 60025
708 Wagner Road
Glenview, IL 60025
This outstanding family home sits on a prime location on one of East Glenview's most sought after streets. Notice the stunning attention to detail and highest quality of workmanship upon entering the grand foyer. The extensive mill work, the soaring ceilings, the rich walnut floors, and exquisite finishes grab your attention the moment you enter. The foyer greets you with views to the elegant living room complete with a fireplace flanked by custom built-ins. The living room opens to the formal dining room featuring an eye catching chandelier and a butler's pantry with a wine refrigerator and plenty of cabinets. The chef's kitchen boasts a huge center island, luxury appliances, and opens to a vast breakfast area with room for a large family farm table. The openness of the kitchen, breakfast room and family room set up nicely for entertaining. The family room offers a soaring coffer ceiling, fireplace flanked by custom built in cabinets, and sliding doors to a large beautiful red brick patio. Walk up the sweeping staircase to the second level where you will find a spacious master suite containing a cathedral ceiling with wood beams, built-in shoe cabinets, fireplace, walk-in organized closet and luxury spa- like bath. The master bath has separate soaking tub, walk-in steam shower,double vanity, radiant heated floor, and private water closet. Family bedrooms two and three are roomy, airy and bright, have brand new carpet and share a beautiful Jack-n_Jill bath. The sun filled fourth bedroom located at the end of the hall has an organized closet, and brand new carpet. Walk across the hall to a bath with a large white vanity and a marble top, walk-in shower, and wainscot half walls. The fifth and final family bedroom upstairs is the largest of the four and has hardwood floors. built-in window seats with storage beneath, and a private bath with radiant heated floors, and tub/shower. incredible basement showcases a vast recreation room with projection TV area, room for a pool table, a full bar with cabinets, wine refrigerator, and keg-o-rator. Large picture windows display red bricked window wells. There are also a 6th bedroom/office, full bath with shower, utility room, and storage room present in the basement. Recent updates include all new landscaping, brand new red brick patio, all new lighting and light fixtures, whole inside of home freshly painted, and all outside trim work freshly painted. Sprinkler system, new wine refrigerator, new sump pump with back up, mudroom with 5 lockers, and family closet, 2nd floor laundry room and 2 car heated garage. Located on a quiet tree line street in East Glenview; yet only minutes to many amenities...Wagner Farm, Glenview Tennis Club, North Shore Country Club, downtown library, Metra train, Westfield Old Orchard and a 17 mile ride to the city of Chicago. Glenview schools District #34 and #225.