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595 Elm Pl.
Highland Park, IL
Richard and Nancy Becker’s firm is widely respected for its preservation work on the North Shore. They pride themselves on staying accessible to the client: “We’re not prima donnas,” says Richard. Jobs range from high-end renovations to new construction projects, primarily in the city and on the North Shore, in styles that run the gamut from traditional to modern.