About Marilyn

Marilyn Kohn

Industry Standing

  • #1 Real Estate Team in the Peoria Area over 20 years
  • #1 RE/MAX Agent in Peoria since 1991
  • RE/MAX Circle of Legends
  • Peoria Area Who's Who Leading Realtor - 6 times!
  • More than 30 years experience
  • Over 7,000 Homes Sold & Closed
  • Over $500 Million in Sales Volume
  • Sells a House Every 33 Hours
  • RE/MAX International Top 100 Agents in the World - 20 years!
  • RE/MAX International Hall of Fame
  • RE/MAX International Lifetime Achievement Award
  • RE/MAX Chairman's and Diamond Clubs
  • RE/MAX Luminary of Distinction Award
  • Howard Brinton Real Estate Star Inductee - 1998
  • Selected as one of the "Top 300 Residential Sales Agents in the U.S." by Realtor Magazine
  • Selected as a "Woman of Influence" in business by Lore Magazine
  • Selected by Real Trends and Wall Street Journal as a Top Agent in the U.S.


  • The #1 RE/MAX® agent in Peoria area over 25 years, Marilyn offers over 30 years of expertise and a professional staff to make your purchase or sale a successful one!
  • Marilyn holds a Bachelors of Science. in Marketing from Kansas State University and is a Real Estate Broker. She is a Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES) and Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) designations.
  • 2001 Industry Achievement Award Recipient from Peoria Association of Realtors.
  • Frequent speaker and panelist at state, regional and national real estate conferences and events.

About Marilyn's Team

In today's complex Real Estate Market, it takes more than a single agent to get your property SOLD or find your NEW HOME. When the average agent is busy doing such things as ...paperwork, running errands, taking photos, setting up advertising, attending home inspections, and showing other homes... How can they be doing what you hired them to do? SELL YOUR HOME or FIND YOUR NEW ONE! I know from first hand experience. Meet my team...

Melissa FoxJill Grube

Meet Melissa and Jill, Brokers on our team. They will be using our buyer match program to help our Clients find the home of their dreams! They can also list your home for sale and implement our extensive target market program to get your home sold!


Meet Pam, our Closing Coordinator. Once an offer is accepted, Pam takes the file and begins the complex closing process...arranging home inspections, termite inspections, appraisals, warranties, etc. Together we provide consistent closing updates to all parties.


Meet Brenda,our Client Care & Listing Coordinator. Brenda will direct all calls, update you on showings, and input listings! She also directs our extensive social media and internet marketing programs.


Meet Lauren,our Client Care, Special Projects, & Post-Sale Processing Coordinator. She also assists Brenda with our showing feedback and social media and internet marketing programs.

And there you have it - my high quality team. They are trained to deliver the utmost in service.You will not find a better real estate team in the Peoria area to serve you!