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By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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UPDATED 2019 What would you like to do with the rest of your life? How can you learn to manage and understand your finances? Where can you go to discuss literature, poetry, or short stories? If only someone could help you discover your lost spirituality.  Where can you meet other like-minded, edu...

By Art Wilson, Realtor - Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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By Art Wilson, RealtorWinnetka’s August Property sales were 35, down -10.3% from 39 in August of 2016 and 2.9% higher than the 34 sales last month. August 2017 sales were at a mid level compared to August of 2016 and 2015. August YTD sales of 225 are running 14.8% ahead of last year's year-to-dat...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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UPDATED 2019 The Chicago North Shore communities of Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Northfield, Glencoe, and Glenview have some of the best public schools in the state. Our educational opportunities are so great here that local real estate values have reflected their excellence for generations. I...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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  Just one new listing this month in Hubbard Woods:   1170 Westmoor - $3,395,000Almost 1 1/3 acres, this home has 6 bedrooms, 6 1/2 baths and a pool         Sold Hubbard Woods Homes  889 PrivateList price: $1,700,000Sold price: $1,100,000Days on market:  437     1258 Forest GlenList price: $1,250...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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   Winnetka Closed SalesAugust 2017     See all Winnetka homes for sale  Current homes for sale:  152Price range:  $430,000 to $13,750Under contract: 34Absorption rate: 6.8 monthsCurrent condos for sale: 10Price range:  $300,000 to $649,000Under contract:  1Absorption rate: 3.75 months   To CONTA...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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UPDATED 2019 As our short summer begins to give way to fall, our melancholy memories of days on the beach fade away. Always more pressing things to deal with - perhaps getting children ready for school, or (gasp) winterizing the home. But Lake Michigan is a constant wonder all year round even if ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 Winnetka public schools open on Tuesday, August 29 with the new kindergarten assignments in place. Because of overcrowding at Crow Island School and the decision to make kindergarten full-day, all Winnetka District 36 kindergarteners will be attending either Hubbard Woods or Greeley. This is a t...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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There are certain real estate mantras that will always be true (location, location location!)  Also near the top of the list is curb appeal, a devastatingly important detail when selling your home.  Pleasing curb appeal translates to: you only have a few moments to make a great first impression. ...

By Art Wilson, Realtor - Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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By Art Wilson, RealtorWinnetka’s July Property sales were 34, down -8.1% from 37 in July of 2016 and -29.2% lower than the 48 sales last month. July 2017 sales were at a mid level compared to July of 2016 and 2015. July YTD sales of 190 are running 21.0% ahead of last year's year-to-date sales of...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Every day I read real estate related articles from around the country.  The theme - now and for the past several years - has been low inventory.  A lack of housing is causing prices to climb and some people to stay put because they don't think they can buy a new home in their hot market.As many o...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 New Hubbard Woods homes for sale: Six new homes came on the market in July:  1280 Scott - $850,0004 bedrooms/2.1 baths        1022 Dinsmore  - $885,0004 bedrooms/ 2 1.2 bathsMediterranean style - no garage      1502 Edgewood - $1,169,0005 bedrooms/4.2 bathsBeautiful renovation      1129 Taylorsp...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Winnetka homes that closed in July 2017 are listed below - including address, price, number of bedrooms and bathrooms.   WINNETKA   See all Winnetka homes for sale To CONTACT Margaret Goss, please call 847-977-6024 or email:  margaret.goss@bairdwarner.comMargaret Goss is a full-time real estate a...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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UPDATED 2019 There are many ways to search for a new home in the North Shore. Whether you are looking for a home, condo, rental, new construction, particular school, or certain area, I have it all covered!The property searches below are all on the market and available. They are in real time and y...

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...

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