Compass Real Estate
Founder & Principal – Dan Firks Team
As the Founder of the Dan Firks Team at Compass Real Estate in downtown Naperville, Dan has led an impressive client-focused career buying and selling homes that he knows people will feel happy and comfortable in for many years to come. For his excellence in selling over 2000 homes since 1996. Dan has been recognized with many awards and featured in several well-known industry publications. You can find him in the pages of Chicago Magazine, Zillow, Realtor.com, Top Agent Magazine, Naperville Magazine, and Glancer Magazine. As both Founder and Team Leader, Dan has been committed to helping shape his team into what is now one of the top-producing real estate teams in Illinois. He has instilled in each of his team members a drive for success and a commitment to his core values of infinite worth, integrity, and excellence. Dan’s Core Values Infinite Worth – Dan believes that we are called to treat every person we meet with love and respect. This includes not only customers but fellow employees, business partners, and family. Integrity – Regardless of the situation, Dan adheres to a moral and ethical code that will not be broken. Excellence – Dan strives to go above and beyond every day. He believes people are always capable of achieving more, and is always looking to better himself and his clients.
Raised in Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin, Dan joined the Navy as a Culinary Specialist aboard the U.S.S. Vandergrift shortly after graduating high school. He later came to Naperville to study architecture and design, before finding his ideal career of helping people find the perfect home in which to build their lives. As an extension of his commitment to helping people find happiness in new homes, Dan is also active in community service with organizations such as Loaves & Fishes, Rotarian, 360 Youth Services, and NCTV17. He hosts a “Job Shadow Day” for local high school students interested in real estate. When his day is finished, Dan enjoys spending time with his beloved dog, the 100-pound giant schnauzer he affectionately named Valentino. Call Firks 1st® If you need expertise in selling or finding your dream home.