Colleen Johnston- Hatami

    Colleen Johnston- Hatami

    I have worked and lived in NWI for over 30 years. I have enjoyed all the amenities of Chicago like Museums, concerts, sports, and restaurants while living in the wonders of small town life, low cost of living, friendly communities that NWI brings.
    As an Interior Designer for over 30 years, I've worked with builders, and designed Parade of Homes. Let my experience help you find the home that fits your budget, needs, and your own style.

    My Client Testimonials

    I had called Colleen in reference to another house that was advertised in the general area of where her sign was. Through our discussion I discovered that it was not even her listing but she took the time to talk to me about the area and what to look for in a builder or available properties. I was in another state at that time and really was not in a good buyers position in this market but Colleen still took the time out to help me get familiar with the area that I was going to relocate to and treated me as though I was important. I remembered our conversation and her willingness to help me months later when I was in a good buyers position so I went through my relocation company and insisted on having her represent me on our purchase. It should be noted that she was not the first agent that I was referred to or even spent time with but she was the one who I wanted to represent me when it came down to making our purchase. She took care of every detail that we needed towards the purchase and closing of our home. Colleen discussed items with us and had things added to the closing agreement that protected us from what could have been very adverse to us later on. Colleen made us feel protected and represented us in a manner that was not only professional but like a friend would look out for another friend. Colleen was requested by me through my companies relocation company and although Century 21 affiliated was not on their list of preferred agents we were able to have Colleen represent us with the approval of Colleens chain of command. They were all very nice and very professional in the way that the request was made and the approval was given. Our whole experience couldn't have been better! ~ Terry & Lynn Knott - Winfield, Indiana
    Colleen was great to work with. Friendly personality and great communication skills. Would definitely recommend her to family and friends . ~ Michele Crown Point, IN
    Colleen was available and professional and timely with answering Any questions or concerns ~ Kelly M Dyer
    She was absolutely professional and very informative. She was available for every call and email in which we very grateful for. Did I mention patience, our 1st time was hectic and all we needed was answers and Colleen was more than available, she was very patient. We still talk about how wonderful and professional she was and has been through the whole process. The Veteran loan process, as we all know, is very detailed and direct. The Century 21 staff was able to adapt to our difficult process. The closing could have not went any better, information was explained in simple terms. Thanks to everyone involved Excellent , plus all things stated in the beginning of this survey. Bye -the-way, Thank you very much Colleen ! Thank you Colleen, Keith and Dawn ~ Keith and Dawn Cheeks 46410
    She one the only one from Century 21 that I dealt with, there were others agencies but nothing like Collene work ethic. I won¿t have any other agents but her help me find and close on another multi unit I will be purchasing another multi unit sometime in the next year and I will be contacting Collene to help with the process, her patients and knowledge really helped me ~ Eric Cortez, Hammond Indiana
    This was a complicated deal -- bought quickly (one day) through an estate sale. We asked for some changes after the original quick offer -- she negotiated with the seller's agent with skill and the sale moved forward to completion. We appreciate all of her help. You can add energetic to her list of qualities. ~ Patrick W McShane
    We moved to Northwest Indiana from another state. Colleen quickly familiarized us with the area, assessed our tastes and preferences and found us the perfect home in the perfect neighborhood. Her energy, attention to detail, and real estate expertise allowed us to complete the entire process in less than 30 days. We highly recommend Colleen! ~ John & Marcie - Crown Point
    We received the referral and within a couple hours Colleen had properties for us to consider and everyday from the first meeting we were in constant contact until we found a house we could consider home. She is the epitome of what agents should be. She looked at homes giving us a feeling as though she would feel comfortable moving her family in the home . We feel very fortunate to have Colleen as our realtor and if anyone is interested in finding a house we will be happy to refer her to them. ~ Rick and Tina Skocz, Crown Point
    Colleen was very quick in answering my questions and was able to meet with me the very next day. After seeing the property she explained to me what she felt would be a good course of action to take in selling the property and suggested small changes she felt would improve the curb appeal and over all presentation of the home. Excellent experience A+++ and will definitely use Colleen for our Realtor needs in the future. ~ Joe Villarreal ,Hammond Indiana
    She¿s amazing to work!!! Makes you feel completely comfortable throughout the whole process. Thank you so much for all your help! ~ Joseph Luchene
    Colleen Johnston-Hatami provided us with professional service that went above and beyond our expectations. She was very patient with our many questions and concerns working for us to provide answers. Her willingness to provide instant communication/responses was wonderful and so appreciated. She was willing to patiently work with us as we prepared a proposal....even on a Sunday! Overall, she did a fantastic job of making sure that we were satisfied with our purchase and took care all of our needs. We were very fortunate to have been approached by Colleen! So thankful that we could work with her! ~ Lisa Schulz, Valparaiso,IN
    Colleen was very helpful from day one. She was always able to meet with us on our schedule and was very helpful as this was our first time going through the home buying experience. She was right there with us through the whole process and we were very appreciative of her and her expertise. We will be recommending her to any of our friends who need a realtor. ~ Jon and Sarah, South Bend
    On a scale of 1 to 10, Colleen is an 11! She is professional, personable and persistent. House was under contract in a day and she provided excellent service and advice until and even after close. ~ Castile Balach, Crown Point
    She was great, she actually cared and did everything she could to get us a good home. Worked with us to make sure we werent missing anything the seller was hiding and it didnt cost us an arm and a leg for all her help. Great experience, would recommend again! ~ Alex Gladwell
    Colleen goes above and beyond for her clients and finding us our dream home. Colleen paid extra attention to details on what we were looking for in our new home. Colleen was extremely patient during the journey of looking and finding our new home. Colleen was always available day/night with communication and timely responses with our concerns. We loved how Colleen treated us like family and listened to our needs. I would recommend Colleen to friends, family and others who are thinking of moving/selling. Thank you Colleen Hatami for all your hard work, dedication and compassionate you gave us during our search for our new dream home. ~ Renee Rich, Valparaiso
    I have bought many houses in my day. I am in sales for 35 years myself.Colleen was always there to help and call back .Colleen professionalisms is what a real estate sales person should act like .Highly recommenced her to friends and anyone looking for house. ~ Scott Bukas
    I have profound respect for Colleen. I am proud to call her a friend, having only met her through this listing. I truly hope we stay in touch through the years. ~ Mary Healy, Lakes of Four Seasons, Crown Point, IN
    Colleen Hatami went above and beyond helping us with our sale of our home and finding our new house. I would recommend Colleen to everyone that has to sell their home and buy a new house. Colleen was always available when we called, texted or had questions. Colleen was on top of us seeing a house as soon as it went on the market. Colleen's warm and caring personality shines above all others. We are so blessed we choose Colleen as our realtor. Colleen Hatami was very patient and kind with all our house hunting and sale of our home. ~ Renee Rich, Valparaiso
    Colleen was very personable and really cared about our family and its needs. ~ Rachel S., Hebron
    Colleen was absolutely amazing. She truly cares and takes the time for her clients. I was going to sell by owner. Im so thankful that Colleen reached out to me. She made the selling experience awesome especially in the times of the Covid19. I would absolutely recommend Colleen as your agent. Words cant express how nice, caring, professional and just what an all around great person she is!! If you are considering selling/buying a house Colleen is who you want working for you. She works hard, genuinely cares and is a great person. I consider her a friend now. Thank you so much again Colleen!!! ~ David Nocito. Crown Point
    We met Colleen Jonhnston- Hatami at a open house that she was listing in Winfield IN i believe it was Deer Creek subdivision. We were impressed with her presentation, her interior design ideas, knowledge and history of the surrounding area. Soon after that first meeting we were fortunate to have Colleen as our agent! She had our best interest throughout the process and went over and above what was expected! She found our house that has a incredible location, great dog friendly neighborhood and excellent neighbors. I have and will continue to highly recommend Colleen to my family and friends. Thanks again Colleen for your time, dedication and hard work. Your greatly appreciated. Sincerely, Richard Menefee Winfield IN ~ Richard Menefee Winfield
    Colleen was very helpful and always available to assist us with questions and show us houses. She was very helpful in selling our house and we love our house that we bought and turned into our home. l would highly recommend Colleen to anyone looking to buy or sell a house. ~ Dennis Luchene, Valparaiso
    Colleen made us feel that she truly cared about our family. She was patient and knowledgeable- always present. We didnt choose Century 21, we chose Colleen. Colleen knew the area and process so well. She was able to communicate with us so well, it removed the fear of buying a house and replaced it with excitement. We leaned on her expertise throughout the entire experience. She was always present when we needed her- never pushy- knowledgeable. We have recommended her to everyone we meet who needs an agent. I believe we have already answered this. Colleen is simply the best. She even checks on us nearly a year later. If I had to buy a home all over again- Id only go with Colleen. ~ Nathaniel Foor - Portage,IN
    I could have not taken this journey without Colleen Johnston-Hatami, selling & buying at same time. Always there for me, no matter time of day. Very knowledgeable, never gave up Always thinking outside the box to market my house, she is a very hard worker! Colleen Johnston-Hatami. ~ Sheila Naples, Indiana
    Colleen went above and beyond during the sale. I was selling remotely. She did well with negotiations and stepped up with an extra effort to facilitate correction of some items that were out of code and items that he buyer wished to be changed. She was a wonder. ~ Mitchell "Mason" Macenski, Minneapolis MN
    If I ever sell or buy a home again she will be my first call. ~ Sharon Borzym Munster,In.
    Colleen is a joy to work with!!! She is energetic, knowledgeable and has the sweetest disposition! She is a fabulous realtor, and we would highly recommend her to everyone!!! ~ Mary Patterson - Hammond, IN
    Colleen Hatami is such a wonderful realtor and person. She explained everything to me thoroughly. She answered calls and texts quickly. I was concerned about being able to find a home after mine was sold. Colleen made me feel confident that Id find something I loved and she was right. When my stress level was at at 10 shed bring it back down to a 1. She helped me with not only the closing on my purchase, but also my sale of my home. I refered my sister to her and would refer anyone I know to Colleen. Shes awesome!!! ~ Shelley Olszewski Lowell, Indiana

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