Diana Peterson

Title: President and CEO
Location: Northbrook, IL
Member since: Jan 16, 2017
AW Properties Global

My Affiliations

Sold/Leased Listings

Location: 26735 Commerce Drive, Volo, IL, 60073
Date: Mar 20, 2020
Transaction Amount: $1,020,000
Location: 10919 N Main Street, Richmond, IL, 60071
Date: Nov 27, 2018
Transaction Amount: $78,870
Location: 505 West Route 30, Rock Falls, IL, 61071
Date: Feb 14, 2020
Transaction Amount: $25,000
Location: 312 Grand Avenue, Waukegan, IL 60085, Waukegan, IL, 60085
Date: Dec 30, 2019
Transaction Amount: $100,000
Location: 401 E Route 60, Volo, IL, 60073
Date: Nov 13, 2019
Transaction Amount: $315,000
Location: 319 Lilac Lane, Elgin, IL, 60123
Date: Nov 08, 2019
Transaction Amount: $58,000
Location: 5951 West Madison Street, Chicago, IL, 60644
Date: Jul 29, 2019
Transaction Amount: $417,950


Northbrook, IL
Phone Numbers:
(847) 509-2757

My Markets

United States
Metro Areas:

Concentration Areas

Property Types:
MultiFamily Apartments, Condominium Development, HOA Development, Tax Credit Housing, Assisted Living, Student Housing , Subsidized Housing, Mobile home, RV Parks, Senior Living (over 55 community), Other Residential, Executive/Shared Suites, Medical/Healthcare, Office Condominium, Multi Tenant Office, Single Tenant Office, Call Center, Other Office, Truck Stops, Airports, Distribution Center, Industrial, Service Center, Energy Plant, Data Center, Nursery/Greenhouse, Factory, Warehouse, Self Storage, Other Industrial, Big Box Retail, Convenience Center, Convenience Store, Gas Stations, Lifestyle Center, Mall, Neighborhood Center, Open Air Center, Outlet Center, Theme/Festival Center, Power Center, Regional Center, Super Regional Center, Restaurant, Single Tenant Retail (NNN), Mixed Use, Church Properties, Community Center, Hospital, Government/Municipalities, GSA, Schools/Education, Other Special Purpose, Agriculture/Farmland, Commercial Land Development, Padsites, Residential Land Development, Hunting, Other Land, Hotel, Motel, Casino, Resort, Other Hospitality, Campgrounds, Marinas, Street Retail, Strip Center, Multifamily Land

Brief Profile

20+ years of experience in law, real estate brokerage and auctions.

Full Profile

Diana M. Peterson, President & CEO of AW Properties Global (AW), has 20+ years of experience in law, real estate brokerage and auctions. Prior to founding AW, an independently owned and operated franchise, Peterson served as Executive Vice President of Auctions by ATG. Peterson built the auction platform for Auctions by ATG and ran the company, utilizing the expertise she previously acquired launching and operating a real estate brokerage company, PMD Realty, LLC, for over a decade. In 2001, seeing an opportunity to provide home owners an alternative disposition strategy, Peterson established PMD Realty. As a result, PMD Realty quickly became the leading local provider of flat-fee MLS listing services, dominating the emerging flat-fee market for several years. During that time, Peterson was recognized by the Chicago Association of Realtors as one of the top 5 producing realtors, having closed +$130M in residential sales and negotiated +500,000 SF of commercial lease and sale transactions. In addition to her client-focused philosophy, Peterson is known for her exceptional negotiation and legal skills, honed during years of practice as an attorney. Prior to starting PMD Realty, LLC, Peterson worked for U.S. Equities Realty, and Jones Lang LaSalle; she practiced law with D'Ancona & Pflaum and Hedlund Hanley & John. Peterson draws on these experiences in upholding her commitment to provide only the highest level of service to her clients. Peterson earned a law degree from the University of Minnesota Law School, where she served as an editor of the Minnesota Law Review, and before that, acquired a Bachelor of Arts (with honors) from the University of Chicago. Apart from her Illinois law license, she holds an Illinois real estate managing broker's license and an Illinois auction license. Frequently quoted in the news, Peterson has been featured in DS News, GlobeSt.com, Crain's, Illinois Real Estate Journal, Real Estate Executive magazine and many other publications. Peterson is often engaged as a speaker at real estate conferences as well. Peterson is a member of Turnaround Management Association (TMA), American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI), International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), Illinois CCIM Chapter, Chicago Association of Realtors (CAR), National Association of Realtors (NAR) and the National Auctioneers Association (NAA). Active in the community, Peterson devotes time to serving on local non-profit boards. Peterson currently serves on the board of Northwestern University Settlement House and recently served on the boards of True Mentors, The Goldie B. Wolfe Miller Women Leaders in Real Estate Initiative, The Auxiliary Board of the Art Institute of Chicago, PAWS Chicago, The Poetry Center of Chicago, and The Young Leaders Fund of the Chicago Community Trust.

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