About Us

Success By The Numbers

We love real estate. Finding homes, researching market stats, negotiating contracts, and helping our clients find a home that meets their expectations is what we do and we are passionate about it! Whether you are buying or selling, or just want some information before you even start that process, you have come to the right place! We can help!

Our state-of-the art website is just one of the many tools that we use to help you through your real estate decisions. We also have in-depth experience and know our community, providing you with the best real estate transaction possible. As expert negotiators, we are on your side, and will help direct you through every concern or challenge you may encounter. We believe in establishing relationships with our clients and want you to be able to count on us, no matter the issue.

But you don’t have to believe us… Simply look at our NUMBERS!

We love helping first time home buyers, move up buyers, empty nesters and investors!


Business Of The Year 2023Congratulations Carter Realty Group!!!

On June 19, 2023 Carter Realty Group was awarded Business of the year by AABA, The African-American Business Association of Will County, IL

Carmen loves helping people and she loves family! She, along with her team have discovered that business is better when you treat ALL of your clients like a family member! Carter Realty Group is a small boutique shop with 22 agents located in Joliet. The owner of the company, Carmen Bruton-Carter, has been a full time Real Estate Broker for 17 years. She is also licensed as an Illinois State instructor to teach a class she wrote on Short Sales! Her background, as an Air Force Veteran who holds a Bachelor’s degree in business AND mother of three beautiful boys who are all in the 3rd grade, allows her to thrive and make it through the trenches in the Real Estate Industry. Carmen and her husband, Chad Carter, who is also a Broker at the firm and an AllState Agency Owner, strongly believe that everyone should have a chance to own a piece of the American Dream! They LOVE to educate their clients throughout the process and they train their agents to do the same. Education is the best way to make the BEST decision. Carter Realty Group has extensive experience in all facets of the Real Estate Industry. Carter Realty Group always stays ahead of the curve. The firm was selected to represent Will County, the municipality, to help purchase property for the new “Stabilization Program”. This is a $2.2M Grant awarded to the County by Lisa Madigan. We specialize in helping Sellers, Distressed Sellers, Estate Sales, Corporate Sellers (i.e., Bank Owned Properties), Buyers, 1st Time Buyers, Investors and Tenants. It is Carter Realty Group’s goal to make certain that everyone is treated with respect– it doesn’t matter if you have a house to sell for $20,000 or $2,000,000! We always perform with “Integrity, Service and Professionalism”! #SmallFirmBIGResults

Carter Realty Group is located at 1214 Essington Rd, Joliet. You can visit them on the web at www.CarterRealtyGroup.com or on Facebook! 815|582.3953 Office