Kurt Penn is a seasoned professional with expertise in local, national, and international markets. A licensed real estate broker in Illinois, Wisconsin, and California, Kurt has extensive experience in many areas, including development of both residential and commercial properties, construction, property renovation, short sales and auctions. Kurt utilizes his expertise and the well known Sotheby's International Realty brand to market unique luxury, vacation, and second homes in Wisconsin. Affiliated with HÔM Sotheby's International Realty, Kurt also serves his clientèle in Palm Springs, California and the surrounding desert communities. He is also well versed in international transactions, primarily in Mexico, the Caribbean and Latin America. An attorney admitted to the bar in Illinois, Florida and Virginia, Kurt combines his solid legal background and real estate knowledge with old fashioned determination to bring the highest level of service to every transaction. Professional Organizations include: NAR (National Association of Realtors), IAR (Illinois Association of Realtors), CAR (Chicago Association of Realtors), GREF (Global Real Estate Forum - CAR Committee, 2011 Chairman), ICREA (International Consortium of Real Estate Associations), FIABCI (International Real Estate Federation), AREAA (Asian Real Estate Association of America). Professional Designations include: GRI (Graduate Realtor Institute), TRC (Transnational Referral Certification), IRES (International Real Estate Specialist), CIPS (Certified International Property Specialist), RSPS (Resort and Second Home Specialist).