Candace Taylor

Broker Associate

Candace Taylor

Candace Taylor

Broker Associate
Phone: M: 219.488.9044 219.488.9044 mobile
Phone: O: 219.488.9044 219.488.9044 office
Office: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
2166 45th St
Highland, IN 463223742

Education and Training

DePaul University, Chicago, IL

Realtor Institute, Chicago, IL

Appraisal Institute, Chicago, IL


Awards And Designations

2013 DePaul University "Excellence Award"


Areas of Expertise 

Candace Taylor is able to maintain long-term relationships with her clients due to her passion for providing the best possible service.  Her attention to detail, ongoing communication, market updates and staying on top of the sales process, ensures positive experiences for buyers and sellers.

With over 19 years of experience in both Indiana and Illinois, Candace has earned a reputation as a trusted advisor and skilled negotiator who strives to exceed expectations.  As it is increasingly important to be knowledgeable about the trends and data in the local housing market, Candace has the best market intelligence and strategic advice to support her clients and help them meet their goals.  

Follow Candace on TwitterFacebook and read her Google+ for NW Indiana information, updates and market activity.


Communities I Serve


Munster, Dyer, Highland, St. John, Crown Point, Schererville, Merrillville, Cedar Lake, Griffith, Whiting and Hammond

"Highly likely to recommend Candace has sold a home for my husband and myself, and for both of our children. She knows the market and makes great suggestions. We recommend her very highly, with no reservation. She made the processes of selling a home, and buying another, very easy and stress free. "

  -03/13/2019 - user6745934 , Client

"Candace was a true professional in our home purchase - experienced, responsive, and knowledgeable. Her dedication to client satisfaction was evident in her constant willingness to go above and beyond. She personifies the importance of using an experienced agent. Throughout an exhausting search to find our perfect home, Candace was our rock. She has become one of the family, and will be our go-to for future real estate transactions."

  -10/15/2018 - user8304364 , Client

"If I could give Candace more than 5 stars I would. She went above and beyond for my wife and I. We are (were) first time home buyers and never felt like we didn't know what was going on through out the entire process. She is extremely knowledgeable and I will recommend her to anyone I know who is looking for a home. Thanks again, Candace!"

  -10/09/2018 - rick597 , Client

"Candace was extremely helpful in assisting my husband and I buy a home, 5 stars across the board, she always got back to us in a timely manner via text, call, or email..Without a doubt very knowledgeable about the homes we were interested in.We bought our home in a beautiful area and we are extremely happy and grateful..Tim and Michelle Lee."

  -09/17/2018 - mrslee111215 , Client

"Highly likely to recommend Bought and sold a Condo home in 2018 in Bolingbrook, IL We chose Candace as our realtor because she had great reviews and she is able to work in Illinois and Indiana. We were very happy with the attention to detail with the process of buying and selling. All the way down to helpful reminders of scheduling the utilities. To put it into perspective, we sold and purchased a house within a week of each other. Together we were able make this happen without a single issue!"

  -07/23/2018 - mickeyd203 , Client

"Highly likely to recommend My husband and I were blessed to find Candace as our realtor. She’s professional, kind, has great attention to detail and is totally for her clients. We had not sold a home in almost 30 years so the process was overwhelming but we had great help from Candace. If you call her, she calls you back if you text her, she will text you back. We would recommend Candace to anyone who needs a realtor."

  -07/13/2018 - chambers klc , Client

"Highly likely to recommend -This is our second time worked with Candace to purchase property and really can’t say enough good things about her. She is knowledgeable,approachable,personable,endlessly patient and incredibly generous. She was very really relieved our stress level even though we were on a very tight timeframe. I highly recommend Candace"

  -07/06/2018 - liangld1011 , Client

" Highly likely to recommend 06/20/2018 - huizengafamily7 Sold a home in 2018 in Indian Hill, Chicago Heights, IL 60411. I'm from out-of-state and needed to sell a older fixer upper that we inherited. It was a very unique property and we didn't know where to begin. I was SO IMPRESSED with Candace from the very beginning. She knew her facts, presented us with a portfolio on our property and the surrounding area before we even walked through the house. Candace saw the value in our home and was spot on! Our experience had some twist and turns, but nothing threw her, she guided us every step of the way and we closed in record time. I would highly recommend Candace to anyone!"

  - huizengafamily7 , Client

"We chose Candace based on her reputation and experience in NW Indiana. She helped us find a home in the area we wanted while we were living across the country. Throughout the home buying process she was very professional and would always accommodate any requests we had regarding the properties we were interested in. She offered great advice for choosing a reliable lender. Where she really earned our respect was during the closing process. She was there to represent us through a last minute hiccup before the closing. We look forward to working with Candace when it’s time to sell our home in the future. Highly recommend her over other agents we have worked with in the area, as she is a true professional and knows the area very well."

  -05/31/2018 - JessicaMeyer9 , Client

"This is my second time I have ask Candace Taylor to help me with selling my home and finding a new one, things went smoothly, she did a great job all around and was with me through the whole process, and it was all done with a beautiful and kind smile, as well as support in every aspect during this journey"

  -05/25/2018 - primocyp25 , Client

"Highly likely to recommend Working with Candace has/was a pleasure! I will definitely refer her to some one who is looking to buy or sell a house! From start to finish Candace was right there to answer questions about any and all concerns. "

  -05/01/2018 - tconway75 , Client

"Highly likely to recommend My fiancee and I were first time home buyers and Candace made the whole process extremely easy and as stress free as possible. We would recommend her services and would use her again in the future for our next home purchase! "

  -04/08/2018 - mirandawhicker , Client

"HIGHLY RECOMMENDED Candace was a huge asset in helping us find our first home. She was always available to show us houses & answer any questions we had along the way. She is also very knowledgeable about the area (schools, things to do, etc). Candace was great to work with & made the process easy. I would highly recommend Candace to anyone looking for a home"

  -03/26/2018 - michaelcmay2 , Client

"Highly likely to recommend Candace Taylor is the best! She's not only friendly to work with, she's the ultimate professional and extremely responsive. In fact, she is lighting fast and pays attention to every little detail. She sold our home very quickly. Truly five stars across the board! Highly recommend Candace Taylor for any real estate need. She's awesome!!"

  -03/25/2018 - botta joseph, Client

"Candace was an excellent realtor to work with! She was prompt and worked around our difficult schedules. She knew the answers to all our questions and when she didn't found them quickly. I would highly recommend her to family and friends! She made the process painless. "

  -03/04/2018 - April Jones , Client

"As a first time home buyer I was unsure what to expect or how to even begin the process. Candace was very helpful and was able to answer all of my questions. Her experience is obvious. Candace exceeded all of my expectations! She is professional, highly knowledgeable, a fantastic negotiator, and an absolute gem of a person. I would highly recommend Candace to all of my friends/family"

  -02/01/2018 - Melita isic , Client

"Candace was amazing. Moving to NWI was out of state for us. She worked with us on the weekends, and went to houses and video for us. She has a ton of experience in the area with regards to lenders, school system etc. I highly recommend her. "

  -01/30/2018 - vr lasse , Client

"Candace was very helpful on our journey toward home ownership in Indiana. She knows the area well and was very patient with us as we asked questions about the area. She helped us as we purchased our dream home and made the process very easy. "

  -01/25/2018 timbrown4561 , Client

"I was looking for a home with more space but couldn't decide between a town house or a condo in a high rise building. I contacted Candace, and she came to my home and sat down to gain a thorough understanding of my needs (and wants) and also explained what services she could provide. Candace was very patient, showing me a variety of town homes and high rise condo units that were within my budget. She helped guide me, based on her observations of me during viewings and our conversations afterward. When I decided that I wanted to live on an upper floor with a view in a high rise, Candace took me to several properties that I found appealing. When I found the one for me, Candace was quick in helping me negotiate and close the deal with a price that both I and the sellers were comfortable with."

  -nainsworth44 , Client

"Candace was super helpful and attentive to my needs with buying and then years later selling my property. She did a great job to find properties that met my requirements and was very persistent in securing appointments. When it came time to sell, she provided great pointers to prepare. I would happily work with her again"

  -jmcmanamee , Client

"Candace was wonderful to work with. She showed us exactly what we were looking for. I couldn't have asked for a better agent. She was punctual, professional, and genuinely cared about finding the right property for us. I highly recommend Candace Taylor. "

  -laurelinposluszny1028 , Client

"Candace helped me sell 2 rental properties when I was done being a landlord. Her excellent advice and pricing strategy helped me sell both houses quickly. "

  -brettmarcotte , Client

"She was very friendly. I work shift work and she was able to accommodate my crazy work hours to show us houses. She is very knowledgeable at what she does and was able to find us the perfect house! "

  -user28965098 , Client

"I cant say enough good things about her, Candace did a GREAT job handling everything from the showings to the closing and even after. She was always on top of everything! not only did she show devotion to her client but she also explained everything about everything, while every step of the way was quick to respond by phone email or text. I would refer her to anyone and in the future I plan to have her as my realtor again. I've heard stories of how stressful buying a home could be, but with Candace Taylor, everything went easy and perfect, Thanks again Candace, Excellent work!"

  -township1987 , Client

"Candace was fantastic. She quickly understood exactly what we were looking for and was willing to spend HOURS looking at about 15 houses in one day since we were not living in the area at the time. She helped us navigate a very contentious seller relationship and made us feel totally supported. HIGHLY recommend her services. "

  -zuser20141001083958018 , Client

"Working with Candace was a true pleasure, and her service was outstanding. She worked extremely hard to help us find the right home, not just sell us any home. She listened and paid attention to us, then worked hard to identify properties that aligned with our needs. Her responsiveness was impeccable. When it came to the process of making an offer and negotiations, her skills and guidance were invaluable to the process. She's the best!"

  -badgerporter , Client

"Candace helped make our relocation from Minnesota go smoothly. We only had one weekend trip and she was able to help us see all our options so we were super comfortable making an offer on the house we loved. "

  -emaestrayer , Client

"Candace made the whole selling and buying process from start to finish as painless as possible. I would definitely recommend using her to all my family and friends. She responded very quickly to all my questions and is extremely knowledgeable about the real estate process in northwest Indiana. I was also very impressed with her use of real estate technology like Dot Loop to review and sign documents and Showing Time to schedule showings of my previous residence. This helped save a significant amount of time and allowed me to handle many requests remotely. I would definitely use her again for any future real estate endeavors"

  -zuser20140601150110208 , Client

"Candace was essential in our home buying experience on many levels. I was purchasing a home in NW Indiana while living in South Florida. She was available for jam packed days of showings on the few days I could physically be in the area. She was very knowledgeable of the areas in which we were interested and the information she provided us about schools, neighborhoods, etc... was very helpful in our decision making. She was comfortable to worth with also. As first time home buyers, Candace was also very helpful in guiding us through the process and helping to coordinate with the various parties involved. Overall I feel like what could have been a very stressful experience was simplified and made easier. "

  -steph557 , Client

"I have nothing but good things to say about Candace. She helped me through every step of buying my first home, answered all of my questions in a clear professional manner, and was quick to respond to my emails and concerns. She was always organized and had showings lined up in a timely manner. "

  -KyleYoung6 , Client

"Candace is a lovely person and a pleasure to do business with. She helped me buy my first home, which I closed on last week. When I first started looking into buying a home I initially talked to another broker who seemed more interested in showing me properties he was stuck with. I didn't feel like he was really listening to what I was looking for in a house. Talking to Candace was the exact opposite of that experience. She took her time, listened to what I had to say, and made constructive suggestions. She walked me through the entire process, carefully, step-by-step, so I never felt overwhelmed or unsure. Candace is very responsive to texts and email, and I could reach her at any time with a question. She even presented me with a bottle of champagne at closing, which I shared with friends later that evening. It feels good to have a champagne-worthy event in life! I will recommend Candace Taylor to anyone looking for a home."

  -marybellefleur , Client

"Candace was referred to me through USAA. She was helpful in walking me through every step of the buying and selling process. My closing on the property I bought was delayed a few hours because of my lender. Candace was able to get a legal "ok" from the owner to allow her and the movers into the property. She was there with the movers while I rushed to the closing. She was amazing! My 14 and 11 year old boys give her 6 stars, calling her "off the charts.""

  -jadams267 , Client

" Highly likely to recommend Candace is absolutely incredible! Anytime I requested to look at a place, it took less than five minutes for her to reply with a time. She is professional, kind, caring, and definitely only wants the best for her clients. During the entire process from offering to closing, she was there, up front and honest! Candace gave me thebest experience possible as a new homeowner and I have already referred everyone I know to her. I'm happy with the home she found for me, but when I'm ready to buy again, I wouldn't go to anyone but Candace. Thank you so much! "

  -zuser20160624102245747 , Client

"Candace is what an ideal realtor should be-- professional, ethical, always timely in her communications, and pleasant! She guided us in selling the house in a timely fashion and always answered any questions we had in a thorough and patient manner. I would not hesitate to recommend Candace as realtor for a buyer or fact, when we are in a position to purchase a house in a year or two, we plan to contact Candace. "

  -edwedeking , Client

"My girlfriend and I decided to make the move from Illinois to Indiana and had the pleasure of working with Candace. We initially looked at a multi-acre property for numerous reasons and began negotiations. Candace walked us through the contract page by page and explained everything thoroughly. Long story short, the seller countered and I took that opportunity to exit the transaction and look at new construction. Candace was very responsive and was able to exit that transaction very quickly for us. She then showed us some new construction options. We loved one of the models that she brought us to and decided to move forward. She kept in contact, as new construction is a slightly different process, and assisted us along the way. Candace is prompt, responsive, friendly, knowledgeable and professional. I would definitely recommend Candace."

  - spenachi , Client

"Candace was always professional. Her knowledge of the area was more than adequate. She was available to fit my schedule, even on short notice. Buying this house was the best realty experience I have had. "

  -nick terry88 , Client

"We were so fortunate to have been referred to Candace as our realtor when when we were looking for a new house in Chicago. As our Realtor, she helped us find the right house in the right neighborhood for the right price. She was so patient with us as we looked at homes over several months and she cautioned us about making unreasonable offers when we fell too quickly for overpriced homes. She was always on our side working to make our house purchase as simple and successful as possible. The best part about working with Candace was that she was always more focused on answering our questions, giving us good advice, and finding homes that met our needs than she was on closing a deal. We would recommend her to anyone as I already have to friends. Thank you Candace!!"

  -johndifilippo , Client

"Candace provided us with a great experience from start to finish, our house was sold in one month I believe this was because Candace was very aggressive with marketing and knowledge of the area "

  -64hoss , Client

"My wife and I have nothing but good things to say about Candace. From beginning to end, Candace worked diligently in our behalf. She always made herself available, helped us every step of the way. We would strongly recommend Candace to anyone looking to buying or selling a home. "

  - jcarlson2280 , Client

"Candace worked tirelessly to find us the perfect home. She was always available and went the extra mile. We always felt like her top priority, and her knowledge of the process was vital in our home buying experience! "

  -pgalivan , Client

"It was a pleasure to have Candace as our realtor. She was very willing to show us condos quickly and her knowledge of condos was a amazing. We first heard of her when our daughter bought a condo through her. I would recommend her to everyone. "

  -JoanneVan Baren , Client

"Candace was a great agent to work with during the process of buying our first home. We had so many questions being first time home buyers and she educated us well. I now know that buying a home can become stressful at times and Candace was very helpful in the process, making it smoother and setting our minds at ease. I highly recommend her as an agent. Thanks for everything Candace! "

  -elkins cyn , Client

"My wife and I really enjoyed the help Candice gave us she was great totally awesome helped us all the way through the whole process without fail we would definitely recommend her to any and everybody to help find and purchase a home I couldn't ask for a better realtor then Candace!!!!!! "

  -lavantewright , Client

" I worked with Candace to purchase my first home. She went above and beyond helping me find a place even though the market was moving fast. She worked nights, weekends, whenever we asked she was on top of it. Would definitely use Candace again to help me find a place. "

  - zuser20150913115303685 , Client

"Candace is very professional and is up to date on the latest sales approaches. I have already given her name to friends for the sale of their home. I would not hesitate to call on her expertise again "

  -loisruns5ks2 , Client

"Candace was on top of things from the first day and kept us up to date on developments. I appreciated her advice on pricing and preparing the property for showing. Her experience is obvious. Everything went smoothly. "

  -jpvacendak , Client

"Candace was an absolute pleasure to work with. She was extremely knowledgeable about our particular market and always offered her professional advice when we had questions. I can't say enough about her availability, Candace made herself available at all times. Selling a home can be stressful however Candace made the process easy and stress free."

  - alex5380 , Client

"As a first time home buyer, I was very unsure how to even begin the process. Candace was very helpful in narrowing down what would work best for myself and my husband. She was very professional,knowledgable ,responsive, patient, and provided honest feedback throughout the whole process-which made working with her a great experience! Highly recommend working with her!"

  -liangld1011 , Client

"Candace was very professional and knowledgeable. We were looking for the house for over 2 years because of the specific conditions we had. She always tried to get more information about the houses so she could provide it to us before going to see the houses. "

  -zuzkatimkova , Client

"Candace was a joy to work with. When we started the process she took the time to gain an understanding of our needs and what we were looking for. She was knowledgeable, available and responsive but never pushy. Once we found the home we wanted she helped us navigate the next steps in the process and we were impressed with how smoothly everything went."

  -kgena8980 , Client

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