Nick's Picks: A Few of Nick's Favorite Vendors

Real Estate

(All Information Deemed Accurate But Not Guaranteed; These Vendors & Businesses Are Recommended by Nick Libert but do NOT pay compensation to be here--these are truly a few of Nick's favorite things!)



Arauz & Company

1633 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60647

(773) 862-8400 ; Email:

Free Consultation at

WHY NICK LIKES ARAUZ & CO...long time neighborhood CPA's with the hands on touch

Network of CFO's, CPA's and Bookkeepers
Free 30 Minute Consultation at http://Paro.Io

WHY NICK LIKES PARO...challenges the traditional CPA/accounting model by matching you for a specific need



Milito’s Mobil
(across the street from the DePaul campus)
1106 West Fullerton Avenue Chicago, IL 60614

Car Wash Hours
Mon – Sat: 8am – 6pm
Sunday: 9am – 5pm

Call: 773-248-0414

WHY NICK LIKES MILITO'S...they provide a full service car wash, vacuum and wipe down, inside and out, for only $5 when you fill up.  You can also buy passes in bulk at a discount for gifts, etc.

Express Car Wash

2111 W Fullerton, Chicago IL 60647


Car Wash Hours

Monday through Saturday 7AM-10PM; Sundays 8AM-8PM; Special Hours on Holidays 

WHY NICK LIKES EXPRESS CAR WASH...they are dirt cheap with $3 quick washes and you don't have to leave your car.  Free vacuum as well if you are willing to do it yourself.



Mantel Insurance Agency


WHY NICK LIKES MANTEL INSURANCE...Ken Mantel has the ability as an independent agent to shop different carriers/brands and investigate a variety of options for his clients, allowing for potential cost savings.


Ann Nolan State Farm Insurance

Address: 1631 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 342-5300


WHY NICK LIKES ANN NOLAN STATE FARM...A variety of insurance options and a decades long/strong reputation for claims support and service through her Bucktown team.