Explore Naperville, IL

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
Comments 2
                   Naperville single family sold homes from January 1, to October 31, 2006 There were 8   2 bedroom single family homes sold with an average price of $312,175 and a market time of 46 days. There were 152   3 bedroom single family homes sold with an average price of $348,800 and a ...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
Comments 8
We're getting close to cold, snow and ice weather.And, I thought that I'd share with you my emergency box which is in the trunk of my car.I use a transfer box and put the following items in it:A fleece blanketA Roll of duct tapeA flashlightA small portable radioA plastic bag filled with food, nut...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
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Naperville Stats    as of    October 26, 2006                                 Condo & Town homes  Currently there are 295    2(or less) bedroom homes on the market with an average list price of $248,024 and a market time of 105 days. Currently there are 122   3 bedroom homes on the market with an...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
Comments 0
Naperville Stats    as of    October 23, 2006 Single Family detached homes Currently there are 178   3 bedroom homes on the market with an average list price of $426,881 and a market time of 118 days. Currently there are 765   4 bedroom homes on the market with an average list price of $699,566 a...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
Comments 17
Have you noticed that home interiors now have 'Tuscany Gold', 'moss', 'eggplant' and 'chocolate' instead of the good old 'relocation beige.'Now, some of these colors are lovely. But having seen homes where every dining room is a claret, a burgandy, a merlot, I'm wondering if we aren't over-doing ...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
Comments 4
I've been going to closings for years. In Illinois we have a CLOSING. No escrow for us.When I first started, a closing would last 30 minutes, at the most 45. The sellers had a few papers to sign as did the buyers. Money and keys were exchanged. And, they'd schedule closings every hour.Today? Most...

By Angus in Naperville IL
(RE/MAX of Naperville)
Comments 2
Declining market you say?   I’ve had fun all year watching the sales in excess of $1,000,000 luxury homes in Naperville through the MLS.   It's the one thing everybody always wants to know about... "what's going on with all those big houses?"  I like to be ready with some basic information that g...

By Dan Jungclas, ABR, ePRO, Broker
(RE/MAX of Naperville)
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That's the theme of the 175th Anniversary event that will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, October 14, in Frontier Park, located at 3380 Cedar Glade Drive.  The last event of our 175th Anniversary won't be an ending, but a look toward the future.Activities range from a one-mile family heal...

By Dan Jungclas, ABR, ePRO, Broker
(RE/MAX of Naperville)
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Depite their popularity, those whimsical dragons on display this summer in the downtown Naperville area were unable to bring the Naperville United Way the kind of money their predecessors had in years past. Raising some $80,000 during the Mystical Dragons Fine Art and Sculpture Auction held Frida...

By Eileen Landau, ABR, CRS, e-PRO
(BAIRD & WARNER, NAPERVILLE)
Comments 3
So, we get comfortable with all the abbreviations that are on our MLS. Our buyers don't.Here's an actual email from a confused buyer:"What does 2.2 bathrooms mean?"Hi Shontel,2.2           means                2 full bathrooms (shower or tub)                                         2 powder rooms...

By Angus in Naperville IL
(RE/MAX of Naperville)
Comments 5
Last year when Cingular announced that it was turning on it's new 3g service (UMTS) in the Chicago area, I was very excited... until I saw the map. The whole Chicago area (blue) was getting the service except the western suburbs and Naperville (orange) They couldn't have honed in any better on my...

By Angus in Naperville IL
(RE/MAX of Naperville)
Comments 6
Naperville is used to the honors... "best place to raise children" one of the best places to retire, one of the best walking cities,  Best library system, etc...But Money Magazine is getting close to the truth.... in 2003 Money Magazine said that Naperville was the best  place to live in the midw...

By Angus in Naperville IL
(RE/MAX of Naperville)
Comments 1
The new DR Horton (Cambridge Homes) over 55 community is coming along nicely. Dirt is being moved in preperation for the vacating of 248th (Carillon will be gated) and the opening of the new road to the west. A sales trailer is on the spot and the new movie theater is open just down the block!

By Angus in Naperville IL
(RE/MAX of Naperville)
Comments 1
Congratulations once again to the Exchange Club of Naperville in their fight against child abuse. Early predictions that I've heard are that they raised about $500,000 this year for the cause. Approximately 260,000 people visited Knoch Park over the four days to enjoy the great food, the music an...

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