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By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Snow Everywhere!  And Just in Time for Glencoe's Winter Carnival   Thank goodness it finally snowed yesterday for about twelve straight hours.  About 6 inches later, it's time to have fun at the annual Glencoe Winter Carnival which will be held tomorrow, Saturday, January 14. This year the event ...

By Art Wilson, Realtor - Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Glencoe's December Property sales were 11, up 10.0% from 10 in December of 2010 and 37.5% higher than the 8 sales last month. December 2011 sales were at a mid level compared to December of 2010 and 2009. December YTD sales of 137 are running 24.5% ahead of last year's year-to-date sales of 110. ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Wonderland Express at the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe Friday, November 25 through January 1, 2012   Kick off your holiday season this year by taking the family to the Chicago Botanic Gardens' Wonderland Express.   Can you imagine 750,000 glittering lights (energy conserving, of course) welc...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 UPDATED 2019 Strawberry Hill in Glencoe, Illinois is a subdivision that lies in the very western end of Glencoe - abutting the beautiful forest preserves and Skokie Lagoons.  After the main part of Glencoe was developed, this site, which was called the Skokie Marsh, was drained and built upon. S...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Free Glencoe Summer Beach Concerts The North Shore is awash in music concerts - virtually all towns will be offering tunes of some variety in June and July.  For the big stuff head to Ravinia, for something more casual and family oriented, head to the Glencoe beach for these fun concerts: June 12...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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World Environment Day at the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe This tree-hugger did not know there was an official World Environment Day - it turns out that the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe will be celebrating it tomorrow, Saturday, June 4 (the actual World Environment Day is Sunday.)   Worl...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Glencoe Park Disrict Offers Lots of Different Fun Activities One should never forget about their village's park district - they are often the place to find unusual and fun things to do.  Park districts are no longer just for baseball games or golf tournaments.  Here are just a few things that Gle...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Glencoe Historic Preservation Awards - Still Time to Enter The deadline this year for nominating a home for Glencoe's annual Historic Preservation Award is Friday, May 13 by 4:30 pm.  The Village of Glencoe is asking for help in finding projects that have been completed in the past five years.  T...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Chicago Botanic Garden - Antique and Garden Fair Get a jump on spring fever - it's time again for the beautiful and inspiring creations offered by the Chicago Botanic Garden's Antique and Garden Fair in Glencoe.  The event will be held this weekend, Friday through Sunday, April 15-17, from 10 am ...

By Noah Levy, Coldwell Banker Highland Park IL
(Coldwell Banker)
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Quarterly Real Estate Market Update Report for Glencoe Illinois Thinking of buying of selling your home in Glencoe? Below is a snap shot of real estate happenings during the first three months of 2011 in Glencoe. 1. There are 94 active listings ranging from $359,000.00 - $6,950,000.00 with a medi...

By Noah Levy, Coldwell Banker Highland Park IL
(Coldwell Banker)
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Glencoe Real Estate Market Update As a REALTOR serving clients along Chicago's North Shore the number one question that I am always asked is..... "How is the Real Estate Market?"  Obviously, my clients ask me this question but I am also asked this question by friends, family and/or acquaintances....

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Wonderland Express at the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe Kick off your holiday season this year by taking the family to the Chicago Botanic Gardens' Wonderland Express. Can you imagine 750,000 glittering lights (energy conserving, of course) welcoming you to the Chicago Botanic Garden's Wonder...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Beinlich Estates - Built in the early 2000's, Beinlich Estates is located in Glencoe on Dundee East of House. East Glencoe - East Glencoe is a single family neighborhood located in Glencoe, Illinois on South West of Sheridan. Glencoe Place - Built in 2003, Glencoe Place is located in Glencoe on ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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Real Estate Sales Transactions for Glencoe -  August 2010                 Glencoe - 11 closed sales 1144 Green Bay - list price $620,000, sold price $400,000, 745 days on market, 64% of list price, (short sale) 389 Grove - list price $709,900, sold price $520,000, 241 days on market, 73% of list ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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What the Midwest used to look like  

By Anne West, Your Guide to Real Estate on Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker)
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When my son was small he was obsessed with trains. From the time he was a year and a half old until he was about six, trains were the love of his life. He watched Thomas the Tank Engine on TV, he read books about trains, and he accumulated an enormous collection of Thomas wooden trains and track...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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UPDATED 2019 The Skokie Lagoons - a Glencoe Treasure! Sometimes I cut off at Forestway Drive to drive along the beautiful Skokie Lagoons.  I'm amazed how many cars take this route even though it's slower and curvier than the larger Hibbard Road one block east.At any time of day, in any weather, t...

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