Hongnan Parker Chen
A Beijing native who has lived in Chicago for the past 10 years, Parker Chen brings a background in science and real estate investment, as well as his proficiency in Mandarin and a passion for Chicago’s diverse neighborhoods, to the Related Realty team.
Parker holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology and is an experienced real estate investor. His success as an investor inspired him to pursue a career as a broker, a role that allows him to draw on his own experiences buying and selling real estate. Parker works with a wide range of clients, including everyone from first-time homebuyers to downsizers, to international investors who appreciate the expertise of someone with a 360-degree view of the local real estate market.
An avid runner, cyclist and swimmer, Parker has competed in the Chicago Triathlon for several years. His discipline and tenacity as an athlete is reflected in the around-the-clock service delivered to his clients with a tireless commitment to helping them achieve their real estate goals. Parker currently resides in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood.