Explore Winnetka, IL

By David Spencer, Show Me real estate in Kansas City
(Keller Williams Northland)
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In the table below lists all of the single family detached and single family attached homes currently on the market in Winnetka, IL  The data lists available homes by price range with average time on market in each range. Should you have an interest in homes in a selected price range, send me yo...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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UPDATED 2019  Where to Play Golf in the North Shore   Public Courses   Winnetka Golf Club1300 Oak St.847-501-2050 Maintained by the Winnetka Park District, the Winnetka Golf Club has both a 9-hole and 18-hole golf course plus a putting green, driving range, pro shop, and snack bar.   Glencoe Golf...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Real Estate Sales Transactions for Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth & Glencoe for August 23-27 Winnetka - total of 8 closed sales 962 Sheridan - list price $925,000, sold price $850,000                            791 Bryant - $1,975,000/$1,125,000 1238 Westmoor - $1,569,000/$1,350,000 563 Provident...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Prairie School Architecture in Winnetka When one thinks of the Midwest, one thinks of prairies, no?  Grasses that would come up to the withers on horses making their way through the (formerly) vast prairies of Illinois.  What makes Prairie really unique to us is that it is totally indigenous, the...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Real Estate Sales Transactions for Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, & Glencoe for the week of August 16-20     Winnetka - 7 Closed Sales 882 Pine - list price $530,000, sold price $482,500 (probably sold as land) 481 Hill - list price $797,000, sold price $720,000 1175 Hamptondale - list price $94...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Real Estate Transactions for Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth & Glencoe for the week of August 9 - 13 Winnetka - 6 Sales    481 Hill - list price $917,000, sold price $720,000                                               1519 Edgewood - list price $925,000, sold price $825,000 152 Old Green Bay Ro...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Real Estate Sales Transactions - Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, and Glencoe For the week of August 2 - August 6   Winnetka 120 Woodland - list price $339,000, sold price $323,000, 10 days on market 44 Brier - list price $825,000, sold price $744,000, 51 days on market 182 Myrtle - list price $86...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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New Trier High School, Winnetka, Information for Incoming Freshmen If you are new to the areas that feed into New Trier High School (Winnetka, Kenilworth, Wilmette, Glencoe, Northfield, east Glenview and southeast Northbrook) then here's the site you want to check: New Trier Student Information C...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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July Housing Sales for Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Glencoe and Northfield Home sales were dramatically lower in July than in June, with the exception of Glencoe.  There is still downward pressure on prices - foreclosures and short sales are entering the market and affecting the comps.   Winne...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Winnetka Sidewalk Sale - Friday & Saturday, July 16-17   Winnetka's Sidewalk Sale starts this Friday and continues Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm. with a little extra pizazz this year.  There will be the usual great bargains to be found in the three shopping areas as well as some New Orleans jazz mus...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Winnetka Open House - 1507 Tower Road from 1-3 (July 11)   Come view this well-priced 5-bedroom home in Winnetka and be WOWED.  Cute and updated, with 4 bedrooms on the second floor and a 5th on the third floor.  Family room plus sunroom on first room and beautiful, deep lot.  All brick home.  Gr...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Winnetka & Area Fourth of July Celebrations   It's that time again - fireworks, barbecues, parades, block parties and bratwurst.  For Winnetka, it's their 123rd celebration of the Fourth of July!  Weather will be fair with a high of 87 degrees and a 30% chance of thunderstorms.  There will be lot...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Growing up, my family of four lived in a three bedroom, 1 bath home - nothing strange about that, right?  Well, it wasn't then, but nowadays that thought gives people goosebumps. Homes doubled in size since the 1960s, going up to an average of about 2,422 in 2008-2009.  That is however, a 51 sq. ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Plaza Del Lago in Wilmette - Art Show Sat & Sun (June 12-13)                         A fine art show with more than 70 artists from across the country will held in the parking lot at the historic Plaza del Lago shopping center along Lake Michigan in Wilmette.  The participating artists were chos...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Fun Park District Activities in Winnetka for Summer 2010   There are plenty of fun Winnetka Park District activities this summer - hop on  your bike and head to the parks or beaches to have some summer fun. Here's a list of things to do in Winnetka:   Opening Day at the Beaches - June 11, 9am to ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Winnetka & Area Farmer's Markets - It's Summer!   Lots of things herald the beginning of summer (think grilling, going to the beach, convertibles.)   But for cooks and gardeners, the opening of the seasonal farmer's market is the most anticipated.  Some of the larger markets offer healthy selecti...

By Anne West, Your Guide to Real Estate on Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker)
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Every June children from Winnetka and surrounding communities celebrate the end of school with a day at the Winnetka Children’s Fair. For two glorious days, the Village Green is transformed into a magic kingdom of sorts, with rides, games and other activities for preschoolers to preteens. The fai...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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May Housing Stats for Winnetka, Kenilworth, Wilmette and Glencoe   Closed home sales for Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Northfield, and Glencoe rose in May over April, but that makes sense.  The Federal tax credit ended April 31 - meaning that all home purchase contracts had to be written by tha...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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On a warm and muggy day, threatening to storm, hundreds of Winnetka residents gathered at the Village Green to honor those who have died in service to America.  First the parade, then the gathering to hear the band and singers sing patriotic songs.         The featured speaker was 2nd Lieutenant ...

By Howard and Susan Meyers
(The Hudson Company Winnetka and North Shore)
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    Today someone asked me how many homes are on the market in Winnetka.  Being a stats junkie, (try not to snore) I usually have a pretty good idea of the number of single family homes for sale in Winnetka.  Then she mentioned that it seem as though 20% of the existing single family homes are f...

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