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Are You Ready to Buy Your North Shore Home?

The real estate market comes and goes each year and every expert has an opinion. Should you buy now, or wait until Spring? Winter typically isn’t the busiest time for North Shore real estate but don’t let that keep you from buying now.  In Chicagoland, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes outnumbers […]

Should You Stage Your North Shore Home?

Are you trying to sell your North Shore home quickly? In most situations, staging is an option that can yield excellent results. This may seem like a daunting task; however, it is important to depersonalize your home for prospective North Shore home buyers. Some professional staging companies can be costly, however there are other options […]

Is a 15-year or 20-year Mortgage the Right Choice for Your North Shore Home?

Many of today’s home buyers are attracted to shorter mortgage terms and lower interest rates. This is especially attractive if you have retirement on the horizon in the next 20 or so years. Is this option right for YOU? There are plenty of things to consider when picking a mortgage term. Here are some questions […]

Winter Fun on the North Shore

There’s no need for the winter blues when the North Shore offers so much fun for all ages. Here’s a sampling of Winter Fun that the whole family will enjoy.   WINTER WONDERFEST Bring the family to Chevy Chase Country Club and celebrate the winter season with the Wheeling Park District. Fun activities for all […]

Make Your North Shore Home Energy Efficient

Winter is here to stay for several more months on Chicago’s North Shore. We’ve barely dipped into winter temps this year with a relatively mild winter so far. While the winter season is celebrated for the holidays and cozy nights with hot chocolate curled up by the fire, this blustery season also brings along with […]

Selling Your North Shore Home in the Winter

The real estate market comes and goes each year and every year has its own unique circumstances to make it a good time to buy or sell. Should you sell now, or wait until Spring? Winter typically isn’t the busiest time for North Shore real estate but don’t let that keep you from listing now.  […]

Holiday Fun on the North Shore

By the time Thanksgiving rolls around, all the North Shore of Chicago is transformed by the season. Holiday lights, tree-lighting ceremonies, parades, and all-around holiday fun are to be found all around. Looking for something fun to do with friends and family in the upcoming weeks to celebrate the season? Here is a sampling of […]

Are North Shore Home Sales in Decline?

City of Chicago home sales declined in September, falling 16.6 percent compared to September 2017. This is the largest drop in Chicago home sales since 2011, and it has caused concern among North Shore homeowners. To clarify the market, we are sharing facts from the Illinois REALTORS® Association, along with our professional insights. While Chicago […]

Summer Sounds on the North Shore

  Here is a fun list of summer music playing in our community, ideal for the whole family! WILMETTE PUBLIC LIBRARY 1242 Wilmette Avenue, Wilmette Friday, June 1: Top Note Music Movin’ and Groovin’ in the Morning 10:30-11:00 am, Ages 0-6 with an adult; Youth Program Room Space is limited. Free day-of tickets will be available […]

Why Work With a Broker?

When they decide to sell, many homeowners might ask themselves if it’s a better idea to list their property For Sale By Owner (FSBO) instead of working with a broker.

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