Senior Vice President of Sales
As senior vice president of sales for Magellan Development Group LLC, Leila Zammatta specializes in sales, negotiation, pricing strategy, space design and management. Respected as a trusted real estate executive among her peers, partners, developers and clients, Zammatta’s referrals continue to flourish based on her skill, penchant for success, and innate ability to connect with people.
Zammatta began her career as an international flight attendant, a position that enabled her to travel the world before settling back in Chicago, where she was born and raised. In 1999, she spearheaded the creation of Magellan Realty LLC, one of Chicago’s most successful real estate teams, which specializes in the resale product of Magellan Development’s portfolio downtown and around Chicagoland. Today, Zammatta serves as president and managing broker of Magellan Realty.
Zammatta is a gifted sales expert and has secured an excess of $600 million in residential sales since 1999, surpassing expectations even during the financial crisis in 2007.
Zammatta remains committed to each project, from inception to building completion, and works closely with architects to finalize floor plans and ensure project success. Currently, she works on Vista Tower, comprised of 100 stories of luxury residences and a five-star hotel located in the award-winning Lakeshore East neighborhood.
The Chicago Association of REALTORS® has awarded her numerous Platinum and Gold Awards for her work as a top producer in the Gold Coast, River North, West Loop, and Lakeshore East neighborhoods. Her love and passion for what she does is the key to her notable success.