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By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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KENILWORTH REAL ESTATE REPORT - FEBRUARY 2019 2 homes closed in February 2019 in KENILWORTH which is an improvement over last year when no homes closed in February. The median price for homes sold year-to-date this year is $1,290,000 (based on a small total of 4 closed sales.)  Last’ years median...

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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  The Language of Mortgage ... What You Need to Know Possessing a knowledge and understanding of the terminology you will use while seeking and securing a mortgage loan is immensely important ... Being familiar with the words heard and used also makes the process flow more fluidly and easily for ...

By Gary Lucido, Chicago's Full Service Discount Real Estate Broker
(Lucid Realty, Inc.)
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When buying or selling a home, it is crucial to find a good realtor. Unfortunately there are so many terrible agents in the business. As the Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Northwest Real Estate (based in Portland, Oregon), Bert Waugh Jr., once said, surveys of the general public show that most pe...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 1
COMING SOON in Hubbard Woods! 855 Boal Parkway REMEMBER WHEN . . . homes had high ceilings, large rooms, and fireplaces?  This lovely home, situated on a half-acre on a quiet cul-de-sac offers just that and so much more!  A generously sized living room, dining room, and family room plus an office...

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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  Will County Provided Electronic Recycling Options  Televisions, cell phones, video games, computers, printers ...  The list goes on and on.  It's a fact, electronics and technology are available and touch upon almost every facet of our day. The electronics we use simplify our lives.  They enter...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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See North Shore market reports for properties that sold in February 2019 in your village - just click belowWINNETKA WILMETTE GLENCOEInterested in receiving my monthly North Shore Real Estate newsletter? Just click HERE To CONTACT Margaret Goss, please call 847-977-6024 or email:  margaret.goss@ba...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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GLENCOE REAL ESTATE REPORT - FEBRUARY 2019 6 homes closed in February 2019 in GLENCOE compared to 9 closes in January a year ago.  The median price for homes sold year-to-date this year is $758,000 compared to last year when it was $889,000.SOLD HOMES  - JANUARY 2019 - GLENCOE   CURRENT SNAPSHOT ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 2
WILMETTE REAL ESTATE REPORT - FEBRUARY 2019 14 homes closed in February 2019 in WILMETTE compared to 18 closes in January a year ago.  The median price for homes sold year-to-date this year is $650,000 compared to last year when it was $700,,000.SOLD HOMES  - JANUARY 2019 - WILMETTECURRENT SNAPSH...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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WINNETKA REAL ESTATE REPORT - FEBRUARY 2019 7 homes closed in February 2019 in WINNETKA compared to exactly 7 closes in January a year ago. The median price for homes sold year-to-date this year is $968,000 compared to last year when it was $1,300,000.SOLD HOMES  - JANUARY 2019 - WINNETKACURRENT ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 2
5 new homes were listed in Hubbard Woods in February. As in January, there were still many homes being relisted after the holidays.NEW HUBBARD WOODS LISTINGS 915 Pine Tree - $1,399,000       1225 Pine - $1,535,000 (also under contract)        1153 Pine - $1,650,000        630 Rosewood - $4,295,00...

By Scott Seaton Jr. Bourbonnais Kankakee IL Home Inspector, The Home Inspector With a Heart!
(SLS Home Inspections-Bradley Bourbonnais Kankakee Manteno)
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I Think This Home Inspection Thing Might Work Out. I used to have a very steady and enjoyable job before I was a home inspector. I worked for Georgia Pacific Corporation which became Bluelinx. Most people thinks that's a railroad. It's not, it's a building materials distributor. I sold building ...

By Scott Seaton Jr. Bourbonnais Kankakee IL Home Inspector, The Home Inspector With a Heart!
(SLS Home Inspections-Bradley Bourbonnais Kankakee Manteno)
Comments 4
Why is it my Fault? I ask myself this question every once in a while after a home inspection has "caused" the deal to go south. The story is similar in every case this has happened. Buyer calls and schedules their home inspection. Buyer says it's their first home. Buyer shows up at the home insp...

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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 Finances and Budgeting Lessons for Youngsters In and Around New Lenox Having an understanding of the basics of finances and budgeting is increasingly important in today's world.  How cash "flows" is something everyone should know. As a Loan Officer, I can tell you though ... too many people do N...

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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  March 1st and 2nd - "Manhattan Irish Fest" 2019   Manhattan, IL is my hometown ...   Located in the heart of Will County, IL, it's a town proud of its long history, its present vibrancy, and its bright future.     It's also VERY proud of its deep Irish roots ... Manhattan residents will proudly...

By Debra Kukulski, Broker Associate, SRES;SFR,CDPE;GRI;ABR;e-PRO Realtor, Northern IL
(RE/MAX Unlimited Northwest)
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  Thinking of Selling Your House? This is a Perfect Time! It is common knowledge that a great number of homes sell during the spring buying season. For that reason, many homeowners hold off putting their homes on the market until then. The question is whether or not that is a good strategy this y...

By Alan May, Helping you find your way home.
(Coldwell Banker Residential)
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I have a client who asks my opinion on everything.  What do you think about Sushi? Fashion? Traffic? Donuts?  And he seemed to value my opinions.And, as you probably know, I'm not a shy guy... I have opinions, and I'm happy to share them.  Sometimes when asked, and sometime even when not asked.So...

By Granite Heroes, Marble, Granite & Terrazzo Restoration
(Granite Heroes)
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       Deer Park Stone Restoration  Date: 02-02-19  County: Cook  City: Deer Park, IL 60010  Job Details: Granite Counter tops are the best choice for elegance and durability in the Kitchen. Marble is very prone to etching and water marks. The same can be said for limestone. Concrete counter top...

By Granite Heroes, Marble, Granite & Terrazzo Restoration
(Granite Heroes)
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   Deerfield Stone Restoration  Date: 02-17-19  County: Cook  City: Deerfield, IL 60015  Job Details: Marble counter tops are absolutely gorgeous, lets be honest.  They really do look nice, that is Intel the etch marks, water rings, and spots start driving you nuts. When its time to restore your...

By Granite Heroes, Marble, Granite & Terrazzo Restoration
(Granite Heroes)
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   Cary Stone Restoration  Date: 02-14-19  County: Mchenry  City: Cary, IL 60013  Job Details: Picture 1: BEFORENatural Stone showers come in a ranging variety in terms of size, shape, functionality and purpose. There are 2 basic types of natural stone showers. Shower built around a bathtub and ...

By Granite Heroes, Marble, Granite & Terrazzo Restoration
(Granite Heroes)
Comments 3
       Cicero Stone Restoration Contractors  Date: 01-22-19  County: Cook  City: Cicero, IL 60804  Job Details: Brown marble is a very common species of marble , popular and easy to repair and maintain. Brown marble should be cleaned with a neutral or alkalynic cleaning agent. Never acids or ble...

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