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Real estate and community information for Chicago's North Shore suburbs of Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Northfield, and Glencoe. Selling single family homes, condos, new construction, and land on the North Shore since 1998. Includes market statistics, sold properties, community events, zoning, sports, restaurants and various real estate opinions and thoughts.
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 Winnetka and North Shore Dog Beaches You don't have to have a dog that loves the water - or even one that chases balls and sticks. Winnetka and North Shore dog beaches are open for all dogs that want to cool off and socialize. And do something different than laze around the backyard on a hot day...
06/23/2022
Have you driven by the Mallinckrodt building on Ridge Road near Lake Avenue and wondered what they are like inside? Does it feel like the former convent it once was or the school it was converted to?The answer is yes . . . and no!  This beautiful Renaissance building has retained some of the stun...
06/21/2022
Hedge Row Condos in Winnetka ILThe Hedge Row Condos in Winnetka were built in 1997 and are comprised of two buildings (360 and 380 Green Bay Road)  with 20 units in each building. They are conveniently located at the corner of Willow and Green Bay Roads and are within walking distance to downtown...
06/16/2022
 Hubbard Woods Winnetka Real Estate in May 2022 While there were 11 homes sold in May in Hubbard Woods, there were only 4 new listings (compared to 11 last month.) Just a blip I think as there have been many new homes listed throughout Winnetka in the past few days.   13 SOLD HUBBARD WOODS HOMES ...
06/09/2022
What Sold in Your Winnetka and North Shore VillageMay 2022 May was a big month for sales in Winnetka, Wilmette, and Glencoe where there was an average 41% increase in total home sales over April. The current supply of inventory went down slightly in each village as well. The median price-to-date ...
06/07/2022
 Where to Play Public Golf on the North Shore Public Courses Winnetka Golf Club1300 Oak. St847-501-2050   The Winnetka Golf Club has both a 9- and 1-hole course plus a putting green, driving range, pro shop, and snack bar Wilmette Golf Club3900 Fairway,Wilmette847-256-9777   Pro shop, restaurant,...
05/28/2022
The National Association of Realtors (NAR) published an article this week titled: "Existing-Home Sales Slip 2.7% in March."It does, of course, cover the national real estate scene. So there are inherently many facts that don't apply to Winnetka and the North Shore. One of the biggest is the title...
05/10/2022
The statistics below reflect the lag in sales - these homes went under contract in January through March. Interest rates have now popped over 5% for 30% conventional loans.In Winnetka, Wilmette, and Glencoe, the number of under-contract homes is at least double what is available for sale. It's an...
05/05/2022
11 new homes were listed in April and 8 went under contract within days. What's different in April is that of the 7 homes that closed, only 2 went over the list price. However, of those 2 homes, one sold for $500,000 over the list price! 11 NEW HUBBARD WOODS HOMES FOR SALE IN APRIL  148 Glenwood ...
05/02/2022
Inman News, a large aggregator of real estate news, published "Home Prices Soared 20% Annually in February. Analysts Say We've Peaked." This was a report on real estate activity across the nation.I decided to check the Winnetka North Shore real estate market for comparison. Inman used February of...
04/27/2022
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