About Dwight Gates
Dwight Gates, Managing Broker
Dwight Gates has over 15+ years of experience in the Real Estate industry and has been a Managing Broker for 10+ years, exclusively with OW Auction Group. He primarily works with buyers, leaving no stone unturned until they find the ideal home for their lifestyle. He educates and guides his clients through the buying & renting process from the initial client consultation to the closing. He treats his client’s money as if it was his own to invest and sees it as his mission to only encourage purchases, he would make himself.
Dwight honed much of his customer service skills from his professional career in sales. From his first job selling magazines to consumer products for Nabisco Biscuit Company and then a successful career in pharmaceutical sales, he learned patience and how to listen and focus on the needs of the customer. He’s lived in the areas enveloping the Chicago area, in particular (Bronzeville, Near North South Loop, West Loop and Hyde Park for over 26 years and loves to find clients homes in these neighborhoods he knows the best. He currently gives back as a board member of Freshman Beginnings a non-profit that supplies college students with dorm essentials as they head to college. He is a member of several associations including, the National Association of Realtors, Illinois Association of Realtors & Mainstreet Association of Realtors. When not working, he prefers to be a homebody watching movies or binging a great television series.
Dwight is meticulous, experienced, and knowledgeable. Despite our stubbornness at certain points, Dwight counseled us on countless occasions. This ultimately resulted in preventing us from making rash decisions and getting a GREAT place that fit our needs. I genuinely recommend him and trust that he’ll take care of you just as he did my family.
Dwight offers a vision as a realtor which allows his clients to consider lucrative opportunities they might’ve missed. We appreciated his honesty, patience, thoughtfulness and professionalism while we finalized our decision on the purchase of our condo . Dwight is an advocate for his clients, and he will be our realtor of choice for future purchases. He is a gold…
Simply put, the sale of my condo would not have happened without Dwight's intuition on timing, savviness of the market and persistence in closing. He's an absolute delight to work with, very communicative and responsive. Dwight went over and beyond the call of duty to ensure the sale was a success and managed to keep this expecting mama calm during…