Ed Motto
M: 312 953-6275 mobile
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Ed Motto

Real Estate Broker

T:  312 953-6275   |   E:  ed@edmotto.com    |   web:  www.edmotto.net


Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio 1981   | BS,  Marketing and Management


US NAVY,   Communications Technician

  • Aircraft carrier
  • Accessed and deciphered highly secured, sensitive data and telecommunications while on eight-month deployments in the Western Pacific.


Get advice from a broker who lives in Lincoln Park, Gold Coast.

For over 30+ years, Ed has lived in Lincoln Park, Gold Coast and knows the neighborhood and the buildings well ... He joined Coldwell Banker as a real estate broker in 2004.  Highly respected, seasoned and recognized as the local expert representing sellers, buyers and renters in Lincoln Park, Gold Coast and downtown.  He has specializes in condominiums, townhomes, lakefront properties, apartment rentals.  He is an active board member in his condominium and brings that expertise to assist his clients when purchasing, selling or renting their properties. Ed's network of experts and reliable contractors assist many of his clients for projects. His drive, networking, professional marketing and negotiation skills sets him apart from his peers. As a result, he has developed priceless relationships because of his professionalism, knowledge and trust. 

Selling your home ?  Begins with pricing your property correctly followed with an aggressive business model that drives potential buyers to you.  Your property is marketed using the latest technology, first class marketing, social media and networking for maximum exposure to the marketplace. 

Buyers purchasing properties or apartment seekers - beware !  There could be unforeseen capital projects.  Ed is "in the know" when it comes to buildings and management companies inside and out. 

Where & what type of apartment ?  Ask for Ed's specific rental questionaire which pinpoints which buildings are the best for your needs.


"I'm an attorney living in the Gold Coast and my experience with Ed was fantastic. His knowledge of real estate market, professional marketing and skillsets were impressive. Extremely detailed and he walked me through the entire process. My property sold in 43 days."

  -Alan G, Client

Coldwell Banker Realty
1910 N. Clybourn
Chicago, IL