Chris Barr began his career with GreatStreet Realty upon graduating from DePaul University in the summer of 2020. Chris was born and raised in Champaign, IL and continues to enjoy work that brings him downstate. After graduating high school, he attended the University of Colorado at Boulder and left prior to graduating to accept a Guerilla Marketing position at Jimmy John’s corporate offices. Chris’ passion for service and adventure lead him to enlisting in the US Marine Corps in which he served from 2013-2017. During his enlistment, he served as a rifleman as well as a scout within his sniper team. After completing his enlistment, Chris interned for 2 years with Tartan Realty Group and completed his brokerage license prior to graduating with his BS in History.
After graduating, Chris was intent on pursuing a career in commercial brokerage and has been thankful in finding a home at GreatStreet Realty. He began his career at GreatStreet with landlord representation and hopes to develop and bolster GreatStreet’s Investment Sales division.
Chris currently lives in Logan Square with his wife, Kelly, their dog Arthur, and 2 cats. Chris has an affinity for music, history, and boxing. Always enthusiastic for a new journey and challenge, Chris is excited to grow his career with GreatStreet Realty.
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