Broker Associate

Photo of Bessie Boyd
  • Office 708.491.4155
  • Cell 708.217.8961
  • Fax 704.909.7444
La Grange Office
318 W Burlington Avenue
La Grange, IL 60525

Dr. Bessie Emerson Boyd is a retired elementary school principal who received her Doctorate in Education from Aurora University, a MA in Leadership and Administration and a BA in Elementary Education from University of Illinois at Chicago.  Bessie continued to support education working with adult learners as an adjunct professor at Olivet Nazarene University and National Louis University. As principal, Bessie made multiple decisions, multi-tasked, investigated and negotiated daily, collaborated with teachers, parents and community members to create a positive educational experience for all.

Bessie has been a resident of La Grange, Illinois for more than 50 years where she attended Congress Park Elementary and Lyons Township High School "Gold and Blue!". Although Bessie is in the La Grange Baird & Warner office,  she builds her business based on personal referrals which have led to listing property in the Chicago Lawn and Austin area and is committed to helping buyers and sellers throughout the Chicagoland area.  

When selecting Bessie as your realtor for buying or selling your home, you will have the support of Baird & Warner's 160 years of experience. As your realtor to find your next home, Bessie will bring her experience as an educator and her passion to share knowledge of real estate along with the strength of a TEAM that strongly positions her to help you meet your real estate needs:   

  • Mortgage Servicers
  • Finding the right home
  • Clear and continuous communication
  • Securing the best price and terms
  • Title Services Attorneys
  • Smooth transition to closing 

When selecting Bessie as your realtor to sell your home, you will receive advantages that will be better and easier than ever before: 

  • Your home will be listed on Chicagoland's #1 Real Estate Website
    • Website has over 250,000 registrants
  • 72-hour Exclusive Preview
  • Homefinder  (real-time email alerts)
  • Your home's very own Web Address
  • Listing Leader (Interactive Display Ad)
  • Info and  Photos via Text Message
  • Email Marketing to Cooperating Brokers
  • Local and Global exposure
  • Staging & Broadcasting
  • Showcasing & Evaluating
  • Negotiating and Closing

Whether a buyer or seller, you will be a member of Bessie's "Client Appreciation Program" servicing you before, during and after the sale as your referral source for all types of businesses, whether related to a real estate transaction or not.  

Bessie is proud to be a member of the Baird & Warner TEAM that has the power and broad reach of a large company, with the flexibility of a local family-owned business and who believes strongly in giving back to the community that she is a part of and prides herself on making real estate easier.