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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Corinne Guest, REALTOR® | Barrington Realty Company - License: 471.000044
Corinne's has been serving buyers and sellers in Barrington Illinois as the Managing Broker of Barrington Realty Company for over 15 years. Corinne is now studying for her Wyoming Responsible Brokers license and is traveling to Cheyenne WY in March to take her exams and then take the license exam. She will then become a consultant Broker in Wyoming specializing in ranches, land and luxury properties until she opens her brokerage there.
Fantastic information from Nina Hollander needs no other introduction. The spring season has arrived (kind of in many area, including in Charlotte where it's only in the 40's today). Nonetheless, I'm sure the season will be in "full bloom" soon for most of us. If you have pets, it's a good time t...
Well kind of. You see the other day I asked a question on the QA, which by the way is the best thing since sliced bread on AR. At least I think so. If you have not joined in, we're a brilliant bunch and have a laugh but also get answers to all sorts of things.My question was:Does anyone have a go...
There's always a story behind every home sale and this one had an ounce or more of luck. When the home first listed at the end of 2017 my buyers were looking. We jumped at the opportunity and the buyers were ready to buy, but it's hard to make fast decisions on such large purchases. While ponderi...
New to the market exclusively with Corinne Guest of Barrington Realty Company is 4567 Olmstead Drive Hoffman Estates. Quiet neighborhood in the north of town off Palatine Rd, very near to Barrington and Inverness. 4567 Olmstead Drive is the perfect starter home, use as an investment property, or ...
With the first quarter of the year almost done it's a varied real estate market here in Barrington because our price range of homes is wide. While the top end of the price points are still sluggish to move, the bottom end and mid priced homes are moving along nicely. This market report is going t...
After fighting a good fight and trying to go buyers only, I have given up. I have realized I am as good at doing listings and therefore I will. So the door was opened and I upped my game for the newest listing.Listed today, 2 Beacon Hill Drive, South Barrington, for $1,779,000 , I have created a ...
This is meant to be a short post, and it's just a quick update on my switch out of one IDX to another.To say I am ecstatic is the understatment. Change after 10 years was a risk but I was willing to take it.  I am here to report  MY facts.It's always important to note I never advocate you do what...
Exit IDX Broker.Even though I have used this company for a long, long, long time, it was time to move.Enter Showcase IDX.A lot of research and some prior experience with Showcase led me back to them. Honestly it was Showcase or stalemate. There was no other company in the running that would do wh...
Back in 2010 I was contacted by an English lady. She had been stalking my blog for 2 years. Finally their move back to Chicago was in process. They had lived in downtown Chicago before, had returned to England due to his job loss. With a new job here in Illinois, they were now renting in Lake Bar...
Featured but a great reminder by a great agent with a great online presence about what our websites should do and should not do.There are some things I hate that agents publish, such as production numbers, but to put that on the home page is not what consumers want to see there. Reserve tasteful ...

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