Explore Naperville, IL

By Daniel Firks
(Re/Max Of Naperville)
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About Naperville:Naperville is a city located in DuPage County, Illinois and Will County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 128,358; a special census in 2003 estimated the population at 135,858. Approximately 95,000 Napervillians live in DuPage County, while...

By Daniel Firks
(Re/Max Of Naperville)
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Please visti www.newhomes2007.com to get a current list of homes for sale in your area of interest! Thanks Dan

By Daniel Firks
(Re/Max Of Naperville)
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When you choose a RE/MAX Sales Associate to sell your home or help you purchase a new home, you'll experience a whole new level of service.First, RE/MAX Associates are The Hometown Experts With a World of Experience®. Across the globe, they make their living in the same communities in which they ...

By Daniel Firks
(Re/Max Of Naperville)
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As a homeowner, you can play an important part in the timely sale of your property. When you take the following steps, you'll help your RE/MAX Sales Associate sell your home faster, at the best possible price. The easiest and most reliable way to improve the appeal of your home is to enlist a qua...

By Daniel Firks
(Re/Max Of Naperville)
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Whether you've spent years saving and preparing to buy a home, or are unsure if you can afford it, the questions surrounding a house purchase can feel endless.You can find the answers - and peace of mind - by working with RE/MAX, the industry leader in experience and service.Here are some tips to...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
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If you're like me when you drive your mind goes into a trance state. It's automatic. And, this morning on my long drive up to the Kosher deli (about 50 miles from me), I passed a street which was named Brier something.And, that started a chain of ideas:1) Why was the street spelled Brier and not ...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
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A research paper was just published which disputes our ability to multi-task.  Amen!!I learned first-hand many years ago that multi-tasking was dangerous. I was driving my car on Route 59 (a very busy, commercial street) in Naperville, and the SUV next to me started veering into my lane. I braked...

By Ann deVane, Naperville Real Estate, GRI, CNC, CSC, ePRO
(john greene, Realtor)
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What makes Naperville such a desirable community?  What sets it apart?  There are so many answers to that question, just one of which is its very own Test Track!  Yes, Naperville has a test track!   There's such a preponderance of automobile dealers stacked along Ogden Ave. & Aurora Ave., that wh...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
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 "We've all heard about impaneling/impanelling/empaneling/empanelling( they're all correct ) a jury... And we all know a museum can deacquisition its artifacts -but did you know a family room can be depaneled?That's what happened to ours today when we removed 28 year old cigarette smoke incrusted...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
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As of  3/22/2007:Number of Active listings: 1138Average list price: $702,614   Average days on market: 180 The breakdown:There are 198  3 bedroom homes on the market; average price: $407,783. Market time: 135 daysThere are 776  4 bedroom homes on the market; average price: $713,151. Market time: ...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
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When I first started in real estate, we were taught to preview listed homes every week. Can you imagine? We'd pile into a car after our office meeting and take off.I've noticed in the past 5 to 8 years that previews and even attendance at Broker Open Houses are way, way down. Is it because agents...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
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Here in a narrative version are the answers:1) After WWII, builders started sub-divisions with a vengence. After all, there were all these VETS with VA financing wanting to buy a home. So, in the West Ridge area of Chicago (Far North...almost Evanston) the first builders put up housing. West Ridg...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
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After reading Broker Bryant's (aka blogger-boy) blog on the difficulties of passing the Florida's continuing education test, I thought that I'd add some questions.This section is for all you history buffs and this applies mostly to the Chicago Metro area. Guess the decade and for extra points, gu...

By Angus in Naperville IL
(RE/MAX of Naperville)
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  Welcome to 4428 White Ash Lane in Ashwood Park , Naperville IL - $1,135,000 SOLD! Simply Spectacular! Naperville's newest pool and tennis community Gorgeous custom home with an eye toward detailed craftsmanship. 5 car garage is roomy three cars wide, third stall is three cars deep. Amazing - tw...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
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If you're currently renting and thinking about buying your first property, I have some advice. And, you may not like it...but, you need to know that times have changed.The Federal Housing Administration or FHA is a governmental organization which underwrites loans to buyers. They require that the...

By Dave Cheatham
(INC Financial )
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 I only need to correct my credit report with one Credit Bureau. Fact: Credit Reporting Agencies do not share information with each other.Even if one Credit Bureau cannot verify information on your credit report, this is not a basis for removal of information from the other Credit Reporting Agenc...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
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Did you know that the Bank of America does a monthly real estate survey?They poll real estate agents across the country every month to get feedback on builders and new construction. It's always interesting reading.Their report for the Chicago Metro area indicated that we're the 6th largest market...

By Daniel Firks
(Re/Max Of Naperville)
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See you there!Downtown NapervilleThe parade will kick off at Naperville North High School and head south on Mill St. to Jefferson, then east on Jefferson to Main, south on main to Water,west on Water to Webster, and south on Webster to conclude at the Municipal Center Parking Deck. Downtown Naper...

By Daniel Firks
(Re/Max Of Naperville)
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WE all need more info on this!Free to the public. Featuring 30+ major area health care providers, free health screenings and tests, presentations, demonstrations, door prizes every 20 minutes, and speakers: from Edward-Linden Oaks Hospital presenting "Lifting the Clouds of Depression and Anxiety"...

By Daniel Firks
(Re/Max Of Naperville)
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Hello All The spring market is starting to pick up and the inventory is starting to see a fresh new look.  Interest rates are still low and it's a great time to look to find a good deal on homes that have been on the market over the winter months.Dan

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