Andy Horn - Real Estate Consultant
Public Speaker, Recruiter, and Realtor in Hinsdale, Illinois
Andy has over 16 years of experience as a real estate professional. He has worked as a Regional Director, Real Estate Managing Broker, Real Estate Licensing and Continuing Education Instructor. In addition, had worked concurrently as a licensed mortgage banker for over 10 years; coupling these two industries has been invaluable to his clients and students, imparting a deeper understanding of the real estate industry and transactions.
Andy has been involved in many facets of the industry including commercial and residential real estate sales, leasing, management, training and financing. He has been integral in structuring hundreds of transactions for his clients over the years. His success in the industry is attributable to developing and maintaining relationships with past clients and strategic industry partners. By taking an interview and consultative approach to his business, it allows him to get a deeper understanding of his clients’ and referring partners’ goals and objectives, which creates trust; this trust with his clients has allowed for a stream of referrals over the years. Additionally, Andy has been a real estate investor, rehabilitator and developer. He is also a proud member of the National Association of Realtors®, Illinois Association of Realtors® and the Mainstreet Organization of Realtors®.
Andy’s prior experience includes serving and being Honorably Discharged from the United States Navy as an Operations Specialist Second Class and Navy Search and Rescue Swimmer during Operation Desert Storm and Operation Desert Watch. Responsibilities included Duty Search and Rescue Swimmer, Command and Division Fitness Coordinator as well as Division Damage Control Officer of which he was integral in the management and safety of the ships’ combat, physical and mechanical readiness. This experience has allowed him to live on both east and west coasts of the United States and travel around the world, visiting 10 different countries and sailing most major waterways, oceans and seas.
He also believes in giving back to the community; this belief took hold as a young man while being involved as a Boy Scout with Troop 63 of River Forest, IL. This involvement helped him achieve the rank of Eagle Scout and since then he has found a way to stay involved with or donate to many other community and charitable causes.