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Heidi Ogden & Leslie Maentz Dhamer

Dedicated to providing you with excellence, professionalism & personal attention.

Heidi's Cell: 847-363-3142
Heidi's Email: [email protected]

Leslie's Cell: 847-254-0800
Leslie's Email: [email protected]

Heidi Ogden

As a 32-year resident of Lake Forest, my knowledge of the community comes from my participation in numerous organizations. I am currently a board member of the Lake Forest Center of Infant Welfare and the Women’s Auxiliary of Lake Forest Hospital. My success in Real Estate is due to my personal commitment to client service and my enthusiastic approach to Real Estate.


License – Broker Associate, 1988 to present
Member, North Shore-Barrington Association of Realtors, 1988
Member, Illinois Association of Realtors
Member, National Association of Realtors


Indiana University, Bloomington, IN B.S Business Education, 1958-1962
Burris Laboratory School, Muncie, IN


Broker Associate, Griffith, Grant & Lackie Realtors, Lake Forest, IL 2015 to present
Broker Associate, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Relocation Specialist, 1995-2015
Broker Associate ,Baird and Warner, 1991-1995
Broker Associate, First United Raynor Realtors, 1988-1991


Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage International President’s Circle, Top 5% Internationally, 2015
Community Involvement
Lake Forest Infant Welfare Society, Associate Member, Past President, Past Showcase House Chairman,
Past Antique Show Chairman
Lake Forest Northwestern Hospital Women’s Board, Sustaining Member
Junior League of Evanston-North Shore, Sustaining Member
Society of Mayflower Descendants
The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in The State of Illinois


Leslie Maentz Dhamer

As a life-long resident of Lake Forest, my knowledge of the community comes from my participation in numerous organizations. I am currently a board member of the Lake Forest Chapter of Infant Welfare, the Women’s Auxiliary Board of Lake Forest Hospital, and the Lake Forest Garden Club. Whether buying or selling, I am dedicated to getting my clients the results they are looking for.


Licenses- Realtor 2005 – Present
Member, North Shore- Barrington Association of Realtors 2005- Present
Member, Illinois Association of Realtors 2005- Present
Member, National Association of Realtors 2005 – Present


University of Kentucky B.S. Fashion Merchandising 1989


Griffith Grant & Lackie Lake Forest, IL. Broker 2015 –Present
Coldwell Banker Lake Forest, IL. Sales Agent 2005- 2015
Paige Personal Services Chicago, IL. Recruiter 1990-2000

Community Involvement

Infant Welfare Society President 2013-2015, Member 2005- Present
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Women’s Board Member 2001-Present
Lake Forest Garden Club 2005-Present
Gorton Childrens Drop in Center President 2002-2003, Member 2001-2003
Life Long Resident of Lake Forest, Il.


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Client Experiences


"We first engaged Heidi as our realtor in 2000 in connection with the sale of our residence in Lake Forest. At the same time, Heidi was asked to find us a newer home, as we wanted to remain in Lake Forest. Both transactions closed in early 2001. Thereafter, we again engaged Heidi to show us condos and town homes available in Lake Forest, purchased a town home in 2013 and then Heidi and Leslie represented us in the sale of our home, which went under Contract in 6 days. In our dealings with both Heidi and Leslie, we found them to be extremely knowledgeable about the real estate market in Lake Forest, providing us with excellent history and relevant information on the local market, as well as advice regarding how best to proceed in listing and selling our home. The brochures and other marketing materials were beautifully done, very comprehensive and provided a complete picture of our property. Whenever we e-mailed or called either Heidi or Leslie, the response was immediate. Importantly, whenever our home was shown to a prospective buyer, either Heidi or Leslie accompanied the prospect, ensuring that all important aspects of the property were made known to the prospective buyer and his/her agent. Following each showing, we were told of the feedback from the prospective buyer, which was helpful in our assessing the potential sale of our property. In summary, Heidi and Leslie have an extraordinary knowledge of the Lake Forest market, are very professional, patient, diligent and courteous and never once made any comment that could be interpreted as high pressure. Dealing with them was a pleasant and successful experience, and we would be pleased to engage them again in the future when the time comes to sell our current Lake Forest town home."

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