“A jack of all trades is a master of none.” We’ve all heard this statement before. It’s timeless because it’s true. Do you want a generalist managing the sale of your home or a team of specialized professionals who work together to help you achieve your goals?
Who are these professionals that enable our clients to outperform the market? You can learn about them all below:
Peter has been helping people sell their homes in Cincinnati since 2002. Since 2009 he has been the #1 Realtor at Keller Williams, North America’s largest brokerage. Peter and his team of sales agents provide 5 star service to their clients and consistently outperform the market in Cincinnati. In fact, The Chabris Group’s clients sell their homes, on average, in half the time and for roughly 4% more than the market average. Peter graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Georgetown University with a Bachelor of Science in Mandarin Chinese. He and his wife, Lynn reside in Indian Hill with their two children.
Born and raised in Kentucky, James has lived in Greater Cincinnati since 2005. Prior to helping clients with their real estate needs, James served our country in the Air Force for 12 years. A graduate of Northern Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurship, James worked closely with real estate investors for 3 years prior to joining the Chabris Group as a Listing Specialist. James and his wife, Catie, and two sons reside in Lebanon and enjoy being active in their community.
Lisa has been in sales for over 40 years, with 28 of those years in real estate as a top Realtor. Lisa prides herself on listening to every client’s needs, making them her own and giving each client the level of service they deserve. Lisa is incredibly proud to represent Cincinnati’s #1 sales team, The Chabris Group, and she is determined to help continue to raise the bar of professionalism and excellence in the Cincinnati real estate market. Lisa uses her transaction expertise and relationship development skills to coach and mentor newer team members. Lisa brings enthusiasm, experience and knowledge to every deal, making is as hassle-free and as fun as possible to buy and sell property.
Brandy has been an active licensed agent since 2005. Brandy helps coordinate all details of the sale from the time you home goes under contract until the time it closes. Brandy’s vast knowledge and professionalism allow her to serve as your guide through the financing and inspection stages of the sale. She will make sure each transaction makes it to the closing table without a hitch! Brandy lives in Anderson with her husband and two children.
Alek started his career in real estate in 2014, working for downtown real estate developer 3CDC in commercial management and development after graduating from Miami University in 2014 with a Bachelors in Political Science. After leaving 3CDC, Alek became licensed and joined the Chabris Group as a sales agent in October of 2017. He is also highly active in the community, serving in leadership positions for the Cincinnati Symphony, Opera, and the Human Rights Campaign of Greater Cincinnati. He and his partner are active investors in Cincinnati real estate and currently live in Over-the-Rhine. He utilizes his wealth of knowledge and local connections to serve his clients in finding their dream property.
Brian Bainum brings a wealth of financial and customer service expertise to his real estate practice. Having spent years in the restaurant and hospitality industry, as well as having a Master’s Degree in Accounting, Brian brings a unique skill set to the Chabris Group. Brian specializes in providing a comprehensive sales analysis delivered with the highest level of client service, backed by his consistent and thorough communication. Brian and his family live in Mt. Washington and are active in their community. You will always have an open line of communication with Brian, and you will never question whether he is working his hardest for you and your best interests.
Angie Bankers is a born and raised Cincinnati native. She attended and graduated from Mt. Notre Dame High School and worked her way through college, graduating from the University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She brings more than 20 years of sales experience to the team, having had careers in both the bridal gown industry and the pharmaceutical sales industry. When she was ready for a career change, she decided that Cincinnati’s number one sales team was the right place for her! Give her a call today and be blown away by the attention and detail you receive from Angie Banker.
Jeff Horner is born and raised in Cincinnati. He graduated from Moeller High School and later from the University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor’s degree. In 2016 he decided to pursue his passion in Real Estate and the city he loves. He brings more than 25 years of sales, management and marketing experience, most notably from the automotive industry, to an already experienced team. Upon joining TCG, he has already amassed close to a year of experience, working with dozens of buyers and sellers. If you want to know what it is like to be treated with a high level of customer service, contact Jeff Horner today.
Christie Fox-Mathis was born and raised in Cincinnati and graduated from Indian Hill High School, subsequently attending the University of Toledo. She brings over 10 years of real estate sales experience to The Chabris Group. After a decade of selling properties, Christie was ready for a change to help her elevate her business and client service to a new level. When the opportunity to join Cincinnati’s number one sales team arose, Christie was eager to join a team that would allow her to provide an even more excellent customer experience for her clients. She is very compassionate and understanding and consistently goes above and beyond to ensure she meets all expectations and needs required. She believes it is a great honor to assist someone in finding that perfect home to best suit the needs of their present life situation. Christie relishes the sense of accomplishment from helping clients find just the right property to meet their needs. Give her a call today and receive the 5-star customer experience and attention to detail you deserve from Christie Fox-Mathis.
Egal Ziv might originally hail from Israel, but he has called the Queen City home for more than 25 years! An epitome of the American Dream, Egal moved from Israel to Manhattan to start a jewelry business and build it from the ground up. After seven years in "the city that never sleeps," Egal was ready for something a little more family friendly. In 1993, Egal moved to Cincinnati to raise his four children and opened another successful jewelry business. When he decided it was time for a change of industry, he found his natural fit with The Chabris Group, Cincinnati’s #1 real estate team. Egal excels not only in customer service but has proven skills as a tough negotiator during the sales process. Egal’s multi-faceted abilities also include being fluent in English, Farsi, and Hebrew. If you need a time-proven, client-centric agent in your corner, contact Egal today to experience unparalleled service.
Leslie joined The Chabris Group for one simple reason: She loves helping people and wants to be the BEST at that! Leslie has combined her passion for service with her love of real estate, renovations, and old, new and in-between homes! She spent years moving all around the world as a military dependent, and honed her real estate knowledge once she began investing in real estate. She has owned numerous rental homes and worked as a Windstorm Inspector on new construction homes while she lived on the US Southern coast in Texas.
Daryl's determination to uphold a tradition of trust, integrity, and expertise has earned him a long list of satisfied clients over the years who recommend him at every opportunity. A theme that runs throughout his many buyer and seller testimonials is “Daryl was always there for us, ready to answer our questions and concerns.” Daryl believes in making Real Estate a fun process and being in constant communication with clients, even when the news is not what they wished to hear. Providing clients with all the knowledge and information they need to make wise decisions is key to his service.
Mary grew up in Greater Cincinnati watching her father build homes for families and realized quickly it was her passion. You could say that real estate is just in her blood! After 15 years of building a career in the new construction homebuilding industry, Mary decided it was time to level up and expand on her real estate business offerings. When approached by The #1 Real Estate Team in Greater Cincinnati, Mary jumped at the opportunity! It had always been her dream to offer a full-service real estate experience and by joining The Chabris Group, she is able to accomplish just that. Mary values her growing clientele and is excited to grow her services to compliment every chapter of their lives. The Chabris Group's 5-star experience, coupled with the Marys knowledge, integrity and friendly approach, is guaranteed to exceed your expectations.
When Mary isn't selling real estate and giving her clients exemplary customer service, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Daryl, and their 2 children, Zack and Morgan. Life is about making memories and they are constantly looking for the next adventure!
Adam Palmer, a native Cincinnatian, graduated from and played tennis for Indian Hill High School. Adam spent three years working on a business sales team for Microsoft before applying his sales skills to the world of Real Estate. After spending a year in real estate, Adam knew he wanted to take his business to the next level by joining Cincinnati’s number one sales team, the Chabris Group. With the team’s high standards and superior support, Adam is proud to be able to deliver an even better sales experience for his valued clients. Adam currently lives in Hyde Park and enjoys the walkability and social community the area offers.
Debora has lived in the Greater Cincinnati area since 1995. She coordinates all of the details of the sale when your home goes under contract. Debora will walk you and your home through appraisals, inspections, title, and closing. She’s committed to providing a 5-star customer service experience to all of our clients, ensuring everyone is happy and smiling at the closing table!
Luke is our Listing Coordinator here at The Chabris Group. He ensures the care of all listing management from the day an agent takes a listing to the day that the listing becomes active. This allows our agents the ability to focus directly on their relationships with their clients. He is a born and raised Cincinnatian and loves learning about the city. He graduated from the University of Cincinnati in 2016 with a Bachelor’s degree in Organizational Leadership. He currently lives downtown and enjoys the growing hustle and bustle of the city and its positive development.