Rich Bronkema has the perfect mixture of passion and ambition. After owning rental properties in the Chicago area, Rich realized that his interest in real estate encompassed more than merely being a property owner, he wanted to help people find their next perfect home. The abundance of avenues a real estate license opened up was ideal for the hard work, drive and determination Rich brings to the table everyday. Rich is thrilled to be part of the The Saladino Sells Team and always looks forward to helping buyers and sellers achieve the best possible outcome for their real estate needs.
Prior to becoming an agent, Rich worked as an airplane mechanic and has been a Chicago Police Officer for the past eleven years and currently holds the rank of Sergeant. This experience has honed his already strong people skills. Interacting honestly and positively with a variety of people from different backgrounds is essential to a real estate agents’ success. Rich possesses a plethora of experience successfully working with a wide range of people making him the ideal agent to help you find your next home.
A diehard Chicago sports fan, Rich enjoys playing for the Chicago Police hockey team. As a season ticket holder for the Chicago Bears, he loves the whole ritual of Sunday’s spent at Soldier Field rooting for the Monsters of the Midway. In fact, Rich owes a lot to our beloved Bears as he met his wife at a game. Rich currently lives in Edison Park with his wife and two children and loves the locality of the schools, parks and close-knit vibe of the neighborhood.