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By Delphine Nguyen
(Baird & Warner)
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Chicago IL has the third largest population base of any city in the U.S.  Chicago consists of 51 communities and villages, but nine prominent neighborhoods are especially worth researching if you seek a home for sale in Chicago IL. Let's explore Chicago neighborhoods! Browse Chicago Neighborhoods...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 I've prepared a 6-month real estate sales report comparing 2017 to 2018 but also throwing 2007 into the mix. Mostly the North Shore real estate market has not recovered to its pre-recession highs but there are some other interesting numbers too. Click below for your village: WINNETKA WILMETTE KE...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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I was recently driving east along Winnetka Ave in Northfield near Happ Road and saw such a cute sight. A family of swans: parents and 8 signets walking along the parkway. I stopped to film them and realized they were going to attempt to cross the street - fairly busy at that point. I hopped out t...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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  Do You Own Real Estate Property? Are You an IL Disabled Military Veteran? Last week, I had another opportunity to provide financing services for a home purchase made by one of America's most cherished assets ... a military veteran. It's always a huge honor and distinct pleasure to assist one of...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Glenview IL saw a decrease in total home sales of 11% in 2018 over 2017 and a small .75% increase in sold home prices. I added in the pre-recession year of 2007 for comparison.  GLENVIEW REAL ESTATE REPORT FOR FIRST HALF-YEAR 2017, 2018, and 2007 However, Glenview is a ways off from its pre-reces...

By Lyn Sims, Schaumburg IL Area Real Estate
(RE/MAX Suburban)
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How is the real estate market doing so far in 2018? How are prices doing?  Remember that every subdivision and town is responding differently if and 'when' a home in the area goes on the market. Sellers are now pretty happy with prices or have decided that now is a good time to move.  Maybe you a...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Northfield IL has had two successive years of nearly identical statistics for the first six months of 2017 vs 2018. NORTHFIELD REAL ESTATE REPORT FOR FIRST HALF-YEAR 2017, 2018, and 2007  But Northfield is a long ways off from its pre-recession high average price of $1,125,000.  There were consid...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Glencoe IL has had two successive years of nearly identical statistics for the first six months of 2017 vs 2018. GLENCOE REAL ESTATE REPORT FOR FIRST HALF-YEAR 2017, 2018, and 2007  But Glencoe is a long ways off from its pre-recession high average price of $1,533,000.  There were considerably fe...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Wilmette had a little dip in its real estate market in 2017 but has recovered in 2018. It continues to be the most popular North Shore village for buyers because of its diverse housing stock, great downtown area, and proximity to transportation and shopping. FIRST-HALF HOUSING REPORT FOR WILMETTE...

By Teresa Ryan - Ryan Hill Group, Naperville IL Real Estate Broker
(Ryan Hill Group)
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Don't miss this move-in ready townhome in a prime location Nestled in a quiet cul-de-sac of the well-established neighborhood of Estes Park, this end unit Naperville townhouse offers the convenience, serenity, privacy, and space you are looking for.Featuring 2 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and a beaut...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Instead of preparing just a 6-month real estate report on the first half of 2017 vs. 2018, I decided to throw in statistics from  2007 into the mix. I'm often asked if Winnetka has returned to its pre-recession home prices. My answer is always "No" but there are some interesting take-aways from t...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 HUBBARD WOODS WINNETKA REAL ESTATE UPDATE JUNE 2018 There were 4 new listing in June as the spring market winds down (there were 16 in May.) 801 Locust - $1,065,000 4 bedrooms + 3 1/2 baths      850 Locust - $1,125,000 4 bedrooms + 4 1/2 baths     110 Glenwood - $1,645,000 5 bedrooms + 4 full ba...

By Alan May, Helping you find your way home.
(Coldwell Banker Residential)
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Here in Evanston, Illinois, we're fortunate to have one of the best 4th of July celebrations in the country.  That's right, in the entire country.  We have the 2nd largest 4th of July parade in the state (second only to the City of Chicago's 4th of July parade)... with over 140 entrants, (many of...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Yes - we have to move sometimes too! And I won't be telling tell my clients things like: "Stiff upper lip" "C'mon you can do it" "Just declutter" "You're moving anyway, put the stuff in boxes" "Scrub every inch of the house" without also telling them "you have to keep it that way the whole time ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 Fireworks and events schedule for the North Shore This year the Fourth of July falls on a Wednesday so we don't technically have a long weekend. But I think we'll see lots of people taking time of next week - we've waited a long time for summer!  Here is a roundup of local fireworks and events f...

By Jeffrey Kaminski, Brookfield, La Grange Area Homes For Sale
(Choice Realty Partners)
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Top Summer Events in the Western Suburbs of ChicagoIt is officially summer, and that means there are plenty of fun events happening. It won’t be hard to find things to do in the Western Suburbs of Chicago. This area has a series of art festivals, fairs and more from the months of May to September...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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  Lender Remorse:  Why and How to Avoid It No matter the size of the business, businesses today typically choose to incorporate some type of social media into their marketing efforts ... That's certainly true for me.  As a Mortgage Originator, I participate in many of the major social media outle...

By Evelyn Santiago, Managing Broker Heart Realty Group, Inc., Passionate About Real Estate & Our Clients!
(Heart Realty Group, Inc..)
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The City of Lights otherwise known as Aurora, IL is lagging behind just a bit in home sales for 2018.  As one of the few more affordable cities for homes May, 2018 had 166 closed sales compared to 2017's 178 closed sales.  As many buyers are finding out those "move in ready" homes or those priced...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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It's almost here - this Friday evening and all day Saturday, June 15-16, the 2nd Winnetka Musical Festival. If you missed it last year here's your chance and you won't want to miss it again. It's bigger, it's better, it's amazing, and it's free! Music starts on Friday night at 5:45 at the BMO Har...

By Teresa Ryan - Ryan Hill Group, Naperville IL Real Estate Broker
(Ryan Hill Group)
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Experience a contemporary waterfront lifestyle Nestled in the beautiful Heritage Farms of Green Trails neighborhood, this cul-de-sac masterpiece offers an opportunity to experience waterfront living in an exceptional location.Imagine entertaining family and friends on the deck or anywhere in its ...

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