What our clients say…

"Picket Fence Realty listened to our needs and ACTUALLY heard us."

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"You cared for my feelings and helped walked with me throughout the sale of my home, when I was feeling my most fragile. Thank you."

Charlie Ruckstaetter

Charlie Ruckstaetter
(847) 454-7000
Charlie is an independent licensed Real Estate Broker, who seeks to serve you best by keeping your interests at heart at all times! Charlie grew up in Mt. Prospect and has made Arlington Heights his home for over 30 years with his wife, Kristi. Their son, attended three of the excellent Arlington Heights schools and now has a business here. Clearly, he knows the area and has been blessed with the benefits of living here. Professionally, Charlie has always held a service oriented role. His successful career within the banking industry helped him develop his relational skills. His negotiation skills were honed during his encounters with IRS agents, while serving as a member of the Corporate Tax Department. Charlie is the ideal partner to find you the home of your dreams and negotiate the best deal.