Certified Divorce Real Estate Expert (CDRE)

Why Work With A Certified Divorce Expert (CDRE)?

  • Avoid common pitfalls of real estate and divorce
  • Explore proactive options
  • Save time and money
  • Minimize tension
  • Focus on future goals
  • Create consensus
  • Develop a strategic plan
  • Get clarity and confidence
Certified Divorce Real Estate Expert | CDRE

Leslie Glazier | Broker | CDRE | RCS-D

Leslie is a trained divorce expert in Family Law cases involving real property. She is a Certified Divorce Real Estate Expert (CDRE) as well as a Real Estate Collaboration Specialist - Divorce (RCS-D). In her career, she has sold over $100 million in real estate volume, setting the standard in her field with knowledge and experience. As one of Chicago’s most accomplished real estate brokers, she provides service that combines a deep understanding of the market with genuine care about her clients.

As an @properties Top 100 Broker, Leslie has built an in-depth knowledge of the Chicago market. She’s built expertise in staging, pricing, and negotiating, serving as an advocate and confidant for her buyers and sellers. During her 20+ years as a broker, she’s built specialties in relocation and divorce listings.

As a graduate from the ilumni Institute Master Course, Leslie is a certified divorce real estate expert (CDRE). Some of her recent course work is as follows:

  • The Anatomy of Divorce
  • The Landscape of Divorce Finance
  • Introduction to Divorce Court
  • The Ethics of Certified Divorce Real Estate Experts
  • Communicating as a Neutral Expert
  • How To Sell A House In Conflict
  • CDRE Fair Market Valuations
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The House Matters in Divorce:
Untangling the Legal, Financial and Emotional Ties Before You Sign on the Dotted Line

The House Matters in Divorce is a comprehensive guide written by Laurel Starks, an expert in divorce real estate. The book addresses issues from the emotional impact to the dollars-and-cents details of divorce real estate transactions. It provides a framework of knowledge that will empower divorcing spouses to emerge financially sound and prepared for the future.

Divorce Real Estate Blog

COVID-19, Family Law & Real Estate

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6/36 Rule: How Clients Can Keep the House After Divorce

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Curious Calculus: Zillow Home Assessments

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Five Questions to Ask Your Realtor in a Divorce Case

70% of divorces involve property and it is important to find a real estate agent trained in divorce. These five questions can help you identify how an agent will approach your case.

Can I Keep the House? How Divorce Impacts Your Home Ownership

There’s a long list of things that make divorce complicated, emotionally taxing and overwhelming. But the question of a shared home is pretty high up on that list.

Divorce And Your House: 3 Real Estate Tips To Ensure Your Financial Safety After Divorce

As a Certified Divorce Real Estate Expert, here are my top three tips for navigating a divorce with shared property.

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