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By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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UPDATED 2019 Well, do you just sign where told or take the time to read all the terms?Most residential real estate is sold as an "exclusive right-to-sell" listing.  That means that only one brokerage has signed with you to list, market, and sell your home. This means that the brokerage acts as yo...

By Art Wilson, Realtor - Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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By Art Wilson, RealtorWinnetka’s June Property sales were 48, up 45.5% from 33 in June of 2016 and 140.0% higher than the 20 sales last month. June 2017 sales were at their highest level compared to June of 2016 and 2015. June YTD sales of 156 are running 30.0% ahead of last year's year-to-date s...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Lots, that's what! There is always a lot hopping in Winnetka - particularly during the summer months. Here's what you can still squeeze in before the month is out! WINNETKA/NORTHFIELD SIDEWALK SALESaturday and Sunday, July 14 and 15The yearly tradition returns again this coming weekend  (In North...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 Nine new homes listed for sale  in June in Hubbard Woods:   809 Green Bay Road - $499,0003 bedrooms + 2 baths        870 Locust - $849,000 (land value)1/3 acre       1359 Tower Road - $979,0004 bedrooms + 2.2 baths      109 Old Green Bay - $1,050,000 (under contract same day as listed.)5 bedroom...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 Across the board, every one of the local villages has seen the lowering of sales prices from the first half of 2017 to the first half of 2017.  In some cases just a few percentage points, in others a more substantial number.    Winnetka, Kenilworth, and Glencoe all showed an increase in total sa...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Here are the closed house sales for Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Northfield, and Glencoe for June 2017.  Includes addresses and sold price.  WINNETKA  KENILWORTH  WILMETTE  NORTHFIELD    GLENCOE 

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Greeley Elementary School, Winnetka, IL - June 2017 About Greeley Elementary School Greeley Elementary School is a P-4 school in District 36, and is located at 275 Fairview Avenue in Winnetka, IL. It services homes in Winnetka. Average taxes $24,711 Average association fees $450 ($0 - $632) Aver...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Carleton W Washburne School, Winnetka, IL - June 2017 About Carleton W Washburne School Carleton W Washburne School is a 7-8 school in District 36, and is located at 515 Hibbard Road in Winnetka, IL. It services homes in Winnetka. Average taxes $23,462 Average association fees $715 ($0 - $1,691)...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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The Skokie School, Winnetka, IL - June 2017 About The Skokie School The Skokie School is a 5-6 school in District 36, and is located at 520 Glendale Avenue in Winnetka, IL. It services homes in Winnetka. Average taxes $26,018 Average association fees $786 ($0 - $2,000) Average home size 4,769 ft...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Hubbard Woods Elementary School, Winnetka, IL - June 2017 About Hubbard Woods Elementary School Hubbard Woods Elementary School is a K-4 school in District 36, and is located at 1110 Chatfield Road in Winnetka, IL. It services homes in Winnetka. Average taxes $24,747 Average association fees $76...

By Art Wilson, Realtor - Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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By Art Wilson, RealtorWinnetka’s May Property sales were 19, down -20.8% from 24 in May of 2016 and -34.5% lower than the 29 sales last month. May 2017 sales were at their lowest level compared to May of 2016 and 2015. May YTD sales of 107 are running 23.0% ahead of last year's year-to-date sales...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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UPDATED 2019 As in most North Shore villages, there is an east and west side of town.  The east is considered everything that lies east of Green Bay Road as it runs north and south parallel to Lake Michigan.  Often, but not always, the most expensive homes are found on the east side.When consider...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 Twelve new homes came on the market in Hubbard Woods in May.  Only one was under $1 million.  NEW HUBBARD WOODS LISTINGS   1510 Tower - $849,000         1000 Vernon - $1,150,000        1502 Edgewood - $1,225,000        246 Scott - $1,250,000         693 Walden - $1,280,000        1045 Pine - $1,...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 1
See what sold in May in Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Northfield, Glencoe, and Glenview.  Wilmette continues to show strong sales with a total of 46 closes compared to Winnetka's 16. WINNETKA Median price:  $1,080,000Average price:  $1,370,0001 foreclosure  WILMETTEMedian price:  $710,000Averag...

By Art Wilson, Realtor - Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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By Art Wilson, RealtorWinnetka’s March Property sales were 23, up 53.3% from 15 in March of 2016 and 76.9% higher than the 13 sales last month. March 2017 sales were at their highest level compared to March of 2016 and 2015. March YTD sales of 56 are running 27.3% ahead of last year's year-to-dat...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 4
Several years ago, the North Shore village of Kenilworth was named Illinois' most affluent town and 7th nationwide.  Now another village has received its own accolade:  Winnetka for the Most Educated Town in Illinois.  (The entire article can be read at:  Most Educated TownsThe data was based on ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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What area might they be referring to?  As far as the North Shore communities of Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Glencoe, and Northfield, the statistics are mixed.Here are some recent headlines -from the Chicago Tribune:  ". . . The Illinois Realtors reported Friday a 13.1% jump in sales and a 10%...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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NEW LISTINGS IN HUBBARD WOODS 1377 Asbury - $835,0004-bedrooms and 2.1 baths + office       1243 Forest Glen - $1,249,00Nicely updated 4-bedroom, 2.2 bath home      993 Westmoor - $1,399,000Built in 1996, this home has 5 bedrooms and 4.1 baths      645 Hibbard - $2,599,000Why so much for a ranch ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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UPDATED 2019 Many people on the North Shore use the term "au pair" to refer to any baby sitter that lives with their family over the summer months.  In truth, an au pair is a foreign person that comes to live with you for a full year and exchanges baby sitting and other childcare chores for free ...

By Art Wilson, Realtor - Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 0
By Art Wilson, RealtorWinnetka's March Property sales were 23, up 53.3% from 15 in March of 2016 and 76.9% higher than the 13 sales last month. March 2017 sales were at their highest level compared to March of 2016 and 2015. March YTD sales of 56 are running 27.3% ahead of last year's year-to-dat...

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