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Despite February being a short month, there were 21 homes sold in 2022.   Compared to 2021's 34 sold homes, its obvious the lack of inventory with a drop of 38.2% from last year.  Homes that sold  over list  price were 55.8% of closed transactions.  Multi-offers are still strong and buyers have t...
In today's super competitive real estate market getting a listing is a challenge akin to climbing Mt. Everest!  With additional new agents joining the industry, lowest inventory since for ever, and the increase  in interest rates, agents are under more stress than ever!If my experience is anythin...
Currently with 110 active listings in the single family home category in Naperville, IL which is more than double of Aurora's 41 active listings - with 33.6% of those homes in the $1M and up category - buyer's still have plenty of options in the lower priced ranges.   In January 2022 there was a ...
Trying to find a new home for a buyer in Oswego, IL is getting even more difficult unless they want to wait for a new home to be built.  If that is the case they have a much better selection with 23 available new construction homes "to be built" in Oswego instead of the 8 available existing homes...
Unlike surrounding communities that have inventory levels under 50 homes, Naperville currently has 83 single family homes for sale.  28 of those are new construction to be built homes and 32 of the 83 are Million plus homes.  With 55 homes existing - buyers have a few more options to choose from ...
Aurora, IL ended 2021 with a 15% increase in sales with 1,861 closed sales against 2020's 1,618.  The Average Sale Price increased to $287,446 from 2021's $255,741 which was a 12.4% increase!  Meanwhile, the Median Sale Price  increased 11.3% from 2021's $242,500 to $269,900!  Yes, it was a very ...
With it's booming downtown, Plainfield IL has become a great town to visit and especially to live in!  With it's great location off Rt. 59 and near major expressways it's easy to get to downtown Chicago or head to Naperville and surrounding communities.In 2021 home sales were hot and fast!  Year-...
I love promoting local businesses  and when I find a place in my hometown, of Aurora, IL, it's even better.  During the holidays I needed some last minute gifts and had seen a post on FB that a  new boutique had been opened by the owner of one of my favorite Puerto Rican (Chupacabra)  restaurants...
Oswego, IL detached single family home sales in December 2021, were only 1 short to match 2020's sales of 46 - only 45 closed sales.   The YTD numbers were much better  with 659 closed in 2021 compared to 650 in the previous year.  The lowest priced home in 2021 was a 2 bedroom 1 bath with 1,029 ...
The real estate market cooled a bit during December, 2021 for Naperville, IL closing out at 125 closed transactions compared to 153 transactions in December, 2020.   Despite this drop, YTD numbers were much better with 2,204 closed sales in 2021 compared to only 2,011 in 2020.   The super hot spr...

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