Buffalo Grove, IL Real Estate News

By David Spencer, Show Me real estate in Kansas City
(Keller Williams Northland)
In the table below lists all of the single family detached and single family attached homes currently on the market in Buffalo Grove, IL The data lists available homes by price range with average time on market in each range.   Should you have an interest in homes in a selected price range, send me your physical characteristics requirements. I will send complete details on those homes that meet your criteria. Active Listings List Price Range # Listings Avg. Days on Mkt Less than $49,999 2 218 $50,000 - $99,999 32 231 $100,000 - $149,999 62 208 $150,000 - $199,999 45 262 $200,000 - $249,999 38 240 $250,000 - $299,999 34 158 $300,000 - $349,999 42 196 $350,000 - $399,999 23 153 $400,000 - $449,999 9 183 $450,000 - $499,999 11 259 $500,000 - $549,999 3 164 $550,000 - $599,999 6 270 $600,0...
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By Sharron Kelley, CRS, ABR,CDPE,CIAS
(Coldwell Banker-Buffalo Grove-Long Grove-Vernon Hills-Deer Park-Barrington-Mundelein)
Sharron Kelley | The Sharron Kelley Team at Coldwell Banker | (847) 465-3638 70 Copperwood Dr, Buffalo Grove, IL Buffalo Grove Real Estate For Sale in Old Farm Village 3BR/2+1BA Single Family House offered at $319,000 Year Built 1987 Sq Footage 1,409 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 2 full, 1 partial Floors Unspecified Parking 2 Car garage Lot Size 8,755 sqft HOA/Maint $0 per month DESCRIPTION LOOKING FOR A TERRIFIC HOUSE WITH A GREAT PRICE TAKE A LOOK AT THIS ONE!! FEATURES INCL FRESHLY PAINTED INTER & EXTER*2ND FLR WINDOWS ALL NEW* NEW EXT LIGHTS & DR* NEW ATTIC FAN*NEW CARPT T/0* NEW BACK UP SUMP* A/C 3 YRS OLD* NEWER HOT WTR* CLG FANS* NEWER COLONIST SHINGLED ROOF*SCREENED IN SUNROOM*PATIO*FENCED*NEW STAINLESS REFRIG*RANGE & MICROWAVE* CHERRY CABINETS* VALT CLG IN MSTR* WLK IN CLST* PARTIAL FI...
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
Don't miss Burdeen's Jewelry Diamond Bash to benefit Make a Wish Foundation.  The Burdeen's Diamond Dash will take place on September 18th 2011 at 9:00am.  Please join me and my family on this special day in either the 2k walk or the 5k run!    If you would like to participate please click here.  I would love to Walk with you..... As a Buffalo Grove Realtor,  I like to support Buffalo Grove activities, charitable functions, schools, etc.  Hope to see you there!  Judy Greenberg info@buffalogrovehomes.com 847-602-5435  
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
Buffalo Grove- Gifts for every occasion Whether you are looking for corporate gifts,  employee gifts, realtor gifts, or even Shiva trays, Unique & Inspiring gifts in Buffalo Grove has something for everyone.  Andrea Novoselsky the owner of Unique & Inspiring Gifts, makes holiday gift giving as easy as pie.  Unique and Inspiring Gifts of Buffalo Grove caters to all of the Chicago Northwest Suburbs, including Buffalo Grove, Vernon Hills, Lincolnshire and Long Grove.    I have used these gifts for Closing Gifts and my clients just love them.  The candy from Gotta Sweet Tooth is probably the most  delicious toffee I have ever tasted and Unique & Inspiring Gifts provides candy trays or baskets depending on the occasion.  I just love their toffee!  Unique and Inspiring Gifts carries other gre...
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
Waterbury Place Townhomes for sale for rent in Buffalo Grove.   Whether you want to rent or buy a Waterbury townhome in Buffalo Grove,  there are a few presently on the market.  Search here for available townhomes in the Waterbury Place Community Currently Judy has a Waterbury Aston Model townhome for rent -3 bedroom 2 1/2 bath for $2350. The address is 2479 Waterbury in Buffalo Grove... Its Gorgeous!  These luxury townhomes in Buffalo Grove feed into the Lincolnshire School District 103 and Stevenson High School.  The Waterbury Place townhomes are  located across from Stevenson High School and are conveniently located to shopping, schools, places of worship, etc.              Please call me at your convenience at 847-602-5435  if you are looking for  a Buffalo Grove townhome.   Judy ca...
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
As a Buffalo Grove Realtor, I do love to sell homes and I do everything I can to sell them fast and at the highest price possible.  Actually my new listing at 313 Red Bud in Buffalo Grove just went under contract in less than a month's time and my Buffalo Grove Listing at 1918 Sheridan recently went under contract also.  However I do much more than help you sell your Buffalo Grove Real Estate ,or help you buy your next Buffalo Grove Home, Townhome or Condo.  If you are moving to the  Buffalo Grove area.  I love helping you get acclimated to the  Buffalo Grove Community.  Do you want to know the best Buffalo Grove dance studio, the best Buffalo Grove Chinese Restaurant, or the best Buffalo Grove neighborhood dive, the best Buffalo Grove hotdog establishment ,or the best salad bar in Buf...
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By Sharron Kelley, CRS, ABR,CDPE,CIAS
(Coldwell Banker-Buffalo Grove-Long Grove-Vernon Hills-Deer Park-Barrington-Mundelein)
Unemployment Impact On The Buffalo Grove Real Estate Market What impact does rising unemployment have on the Buffalo Grove real estate market? Actually, it is quite simple: Rising unemployment creates uncertainty. Uncertainty creates fear. Fear creates paralysis. Paralysis prevents people from moving forward with their lives. Don't allow fear to stop you from getting on with your life. Realistically look at your personal situation and decide what is best for you and your family. Despite what seems like a continuous stream of bad news about the Buffalo Grove real estate market, there a been articles by four major media outlets saying now is the time to buy! Here are links to the articles and a breakdown on them provided by The KCM Blog. The Wall Street Journal: Why It's Time to Buy CBS M...
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By Dave Hill PhD,ePro,SFR,CIAS,BPOR,CNE,CSC Chicago Area Real Estate Agent
(Midwest Premier Realty, Gurnee IL 224-321-0699)
The median single family home price as of July 9 2011 for BUFFALO GROVE is $344,190. The average property in BUFFALO GROVE as of July 9 2011 has been on the market for about 179 days.To search homes for sale in Buffalo Grove, IL click here For more information or to schedule a showing call Dave Hill, Broker/Realtor Midwest Premier Realty at 224-321-0699 Now!
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
Is your Buffalo Grove  Realtor internet savvy?  There are many Buffalo Grove Realtors,  How do you choose the Buffalo Grove Realtor for you?  Before making your ultimate decision about the Buffalo Grove Realtor you would like to engage  to list your home, be certain that he or she is internet saavy... Buffalo Grove Realtors know that 93% of buyers are shopping on the internet, but only few of us Buffalo Grove Realtors  have  really embraced the technology.  In order to effectively market your Buffalo Grove home for sale, your Buffalo Grove Realtor needs to understand how home buyers shop today, and use technology to help sell your home.  Most people Google all day long.  I google restaurants, directions, etc.   lets say I google almost everything.  Potential buyers also google when the...
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
313 Red Bud Place in Buffalo Grove was just listed by Buffalo Grove Realtor, Judy Greenberg.  313 Red Bud Place in Buffalo Grove boasts 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, family room, and beautiful kitchen with 42' white cabinets and stainless steel appliances. 313 Red Bud in Buffalo Grove also boasts a great finished basement, and fenced backyard.  You will just love this gorgeous Buffalo Grove home for only $299.000.       313 Red Bud Place is located in District 102 and Stevenson High School District 125.   The list of features of Buffalo Grove home for sale in District 102  goes on and on.... If you are moving to the Buffalo Grove area, Judy's Buffalo Grove website can provide you great resources for your next move to the Buffalo Grove area. Click here if would like to read about Judy's recen...
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
Buffalo Grove real estate market...  How is the Buffalo Grove real estate market doing?  I actually thought that for the last year, the Buffalo Grove Real Estate Market in certain price ranges was holding its own.  I was wrong....  Unfortunately, the actual statistics reflect a significant reduction in average sales price in the Buffalo Grove Real Estate Market.  The Buffalo Grove Real Estate Market in May of 2011 was as follows.  26 Buffalo Grove homes sold with an average Buffalo Grove sales price of $302,435.  The average days on the market was 114 days. Just one year before in 2010 there were 28 homes Buffalo Grove sold in May 2010 with an average sales price $382,684.  The average days on the market in 2010 in Buffalo Grove was 109.    Most of the decrease in average sales pricein ...
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
1918 Sheridan in Buffalo Grove This gorgeous home at 1918 Sheridan  in Buffalo Grove is located in the Rolling Hills Subdivision. This Buffalo Grove Home for sale features 2 mastersuites, one on the first floor and one on the second, perfect for buyers in need of an inlaw or handicapped accessible home in the Buffalo Grove area. What aan amazing price for this spectacular home The  gourmet kitchen of 1918 Sheridan in Buffalo Grove boasts 42' white cabinets and appliances, paridiso granite counter tops. The family room features a gas fireplace, ceiling fan and recessed lighting. This Buffalo Grove Real Estate for sale features 6 bedrooms, 4.1 baths, a great backyard, a finished basement and more... The list of features of this home in the Rolling Hills Subdivision goes on and on.... If y...
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By Sharron Kelley, CRS, ABR,CDPE,CIAS
(Coldwell Banker-Buffalo Grove-Long Grove-Vernon Hills-Deer Park-Barrington-Mundelein)
Buffalo Grove Real Estate Market Report for May 2011 Just Released The market reports for May 2011 have just been released for the Buffalo Grove area and can be viewed by clicking the links below. There are a few things that the reports are telling us. One of the major things I see is that it is important to price your home competitively at the time of listing as this is when you will generate the most activity among brokers and buyers. The Buffalo Grove real estatemarket currently has 141 active homes on the market up to $750,000 and there are currently 59 properties under contract. As you can see there are a large number of homes listed in the Buffalo Grove real estate market and if you are selling you have to do everything to make your home stand out to potentials buyers. Remember th...
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By Sharron Kelley, CRS, ABR,CDPE,CIAS
(Coldwell Banker-Buffalo Grove-Long Grove-Vernon Hills-Deer Park-Barrington-Mundelein)
Buffalo Grove Condo For Sale: Price Reduced! Sharron Kelley | The Sharron Kelley Team at Coldwell Banker | (847) 465-3638 1174 Auburn Lane, Buffalo Grove, IL Adorable 2 Bedroom Buffalo Grove Condo in Lexington Park 2BR/2BA Condo offered at $194,900 Year Built 1986 Sq Footage 1,366 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 2 full, 0 partial Floors 1 Parking Unspecified Lot Size Unspecified HOA/Maint $323 per month DESCRIPTION Adorable 2nd flr condo w/ new windows, custom paint t/o, new furnace w/humidifier, new water heater. Updated kitchen w/ new granite like counter tops, tiled backsplash, tiled floor, and pantry. Scultptured carpet t/o, recessed lighting, master has a large dressing area, double shower in bath, and a large walk in closet. This great home is in pristine and ready to move in condition. see ...
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
Prairie House located in Buffalo Grove Illinois is one of my favorite local Buffalo Grove restaurants.  My husband and I along with many of our friends frequent Prairie House on Friday nights after our children's sporting  events and other plans.  The owners, managers and  waitresses all are extremely friendly and accomodating.  Whether we request a table of 5, 10 or even 15, they make every effort to seat us within minutes.  They even sometimes know our orders before we arrive.  Its like going to Cheers in Boston... Prairie House is a local establishment with good bar food and guess what?  Prairie House  Delivers!  Whether you are staying at a local  Lincolnshire or Vernon Hills hotel, you work in the area and you need food for a meeting, you left your kids home without any food, or yo...
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
Stevenson High school Senior Class Party at Escape was written by Mara Somlo, Junior at Stevenson High School and Judy Greenbeg, Realtor The Stevenson High School  Senior Class of 2011 party will be held on June 1st at Eskape in Buffalo Grove Illinois  The doors will open at 6:30 pm and will be locked at 7:30; this is a lock in event. This is the last opportunity Seniors have to be together as a class before graduation, and what better way is there to spend the night before graduation than to be together? If signing yearbooks and taking photos are not your thing, don't you worry. Eskape is providing the party with diverse activities such as: karaoke, Lazer Tag, bowling, Baggo, air hockey, Guitar Hero, Bouncy Boxing, and of course the memorable senior montage.The first 200 students to bu...
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
If you missed the Buffalo Grove Coldwell Banker's document shredding event last week...  here is another free shredding event  for you to put on your calendar.  Saturday, June 11 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am at the Buffalo Grove Village Public Works Building, 51 Raupp Blvd.  The Buffalo Grove Health Department in conjunction with the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC) is providing a one-day document destruction event for residentially-generated paper, such as medical forms, bank statements, personal files, retired tax forms, etc. This event is open to all residents of SWANCC's thirteen communities.  Please note that No materials from businesses, schools or institutions will be accepted. Paper clips and staples do not need to be removed, but please remove binders. Have your ...
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By Sharron Kelley, CRS, ABR,CDPE,CIAS
(Coldwell Banker-Buffalo Grove-Long Grove-Vernon Hills-Deer Park-Barrington-Mundelein)
Community Shred Sponsored By Coldwell Banker of Buffalo Grove Coldwell Banker of Buffalo Grove is sponsoring a community shred this Saturday May 21st from 10am to 1pm. at 350 W. Half Day Rd. You can help protect you and your families identity by shredding documents such as: * Tax Returns * Credit Card Statements * Bank Statements *Any Document with Your Social Security Number The Sharron Kelley Team and Coldwell Banker want to help keep your family safe by not only helping you find the perfect home, but by helping provide you with tips and tools to protect yourself. In this economy it's critical to protect your identity. Imagine trying to buy your family a new home and then find out you were a victim of identity theft and couldn't qualify for a mortgage. This is a safe way for you to ta...
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By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
Arbors in Buffalo Grove The Arbors is a condo community located in Buffalo Grove,Illinois. The Arbors is on Dundee west of Buffalo Grove Road. Activity in Arbors for the past 6 months Homes Sold Lowest Price Highest Price Average Price 2 $50,000 $62,000 $56,0002 homes sold in Arbors in Buffalo Grove from $50,000-$62,000 with an average price of $56,000 within the last 6 months. -Buffalo Grove- Address City Beds Baths Model List Price Status 3 Oak Creek Dr, 3402 Buffalo Grove 1 1 $79,900 Active 4 Oak Creek Dr, 3505 Buffalo Grove 2 1 $79,900 Active 5 Oak Creek Dr, 1103 Buffalo Grove 2 2 $134,900 Active 7 Oak Creek Dr, 2705 Buffalo Grove 2 1 $89,000 Active 3 Oak Creek Dr, 1410 Buffalo Grove 2 1 $93,900 Active 5 Oak Creek Dr, 3108 Buffalo Grove 2 2 $85,900 Active 4 Oak Creek Dr, 1503 Buffal...
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By Judy Greenberg, Compass- Long Grove -Buffalo Grove
(Compass)
As a Buffalo Grove Realtor, I receive calls and emails constantly as to whether homes in the Buffalo Grove Real Estate  Market are selling,  and when the best time is to list your Buffalo Grove Real Estate.   Allow me to answer a few of the frequently asked questions ...  Are homes selling in the Buffalo Grove Real Estate Market? Yes- real estate is selling in the  Buffalo Grove area.  In January, February and March of 2011, 33  homes closed!    Although the average Buffalo Grove Real Estate  Selling price decreased, the number of  Buffalo Grove homes that sold in March were 15 compared to the 9 homes that closed in both January and February.   The Buffalo Grove Real Estate Spring Market is here - don't miss out on the opportunity to sell your home.  Click here for Buffalo Grove Realto...
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