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RECENT BLOG POSTS
I posted a few blog posts about real estate trends in Morton Grove, IL and surrounding areas. Here are the latest summary by price range. The image below is showing sold properties year to date by the price range. As we can see below the average market time was 166 days and the average sold price...
How to avoid 10 biggest mistake home sellers make. If you are thinking of selling a home in Chicago-land you'll enjoy watching this 3 minute video. How To Avoid the 10 Biggest Mistakes Home Sellers Make on Howcast For any real estate needs, feel free to contact me. Homes By Haris
Friends? Was in a subject line of one of the emails that I received yesterday. Here is a story that many in our profession can relate to. I'm not trying to complain with this blog post. I'm sharing a story that is behind me. That made me stronger, better. Every day we are reminded that "We learn...
Events in northern Chicago suburbs. Before summer slips away. Many times I'm browsing around to find something to do in a neighboring park districts. If you missed the art show in your community, maybe someone has to offer a movie in the park ? Here are the links to some of the north and northw...
I was looking for a great hamburger in the area but not from the chain restaurant. While I was reading the reviews on Yelp about all type of restaurant's in Glenview, IL, finally I found the way to add Niles, Skokie, and Northbrook. In the mean time I text-ed a good friend of mine for a suggestio...
I really, really do not like member cards for more than one reason. One of the reasons is that my wallet is getting bigger and bigger and my key chain could be heavier and heavier. I could be like a maintenance guy with a chain with a hundred little plastic member cards on it. Few years ago I wa...
Foreclosure filing numbers by Woodstock Institute. Here are the numbers for some of the north and northwest Chicago suburbs. Compared numbers are 2nd quarter of 2009 to 2nd quarter of 2010. 2010-2Q 2009-2Q Arlington Heights 121 58 Deerfield ...
I'll never understand people who are selling something with attitude. This little rant was inspired today at the Glenview Art Show, but it was building up for a blog post some time. To all of you who are working at the front of the house, hospitality and tourism, sales reps, restaurant managers,...
Recently I started using FourSquare and I find it fun and addictive. It's like a game. It's fun collecting badges and trying to become "the mayor" of a local place. Some comments on the inter web are: " why ? ... I don't get it " . Don't we always ask our friends about a good restaurant, any loca...
In Glenview On July 24, 2010 - July 25, 2010 Civil War DayAuthentic Union and Confederate Encampments, Blue vs. Gray Skirmishes at 2 pm each day, Visit the field hospital, Refreshments at the Camp Kitchen, Shop at the Suttler's for Civil War Era Articles, Saturday morning Vintage Baseball Game....