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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
When it comes to selling your home, location and property value aren’t the only factors in getting a great price. Here are five strategies to consider that will help you attract more and higher offers.
Buying a first home is an important and gratifying milestone, opening up a world of new possibilities, choices, and considerations.