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By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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  KENILWORTH HOME SALES for AUGUST 2019 3 homes closed in KENILWORTH in August. The price range was from $850,000 to $1,500,000.The list to sell price ratio was 89% which was the lowest of the North Shore villages.   This means that homes are entering the market overpriced and have multiple price...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 WILMETTE HOME SALES for AUGUST 2019 45 homes closed in WILMETTE in August. The price range was from $360,000 to $2,219,000.The median price of these sold homes was $865,000, the list to sell price ratio was 94%, and the average days on market was 90. At 94%, the list to sell price ratio was the ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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WINNETKA HOME SALES for AUGUST 2019 30 homes closed in WINNETKA in August. The median price of these sold homes was $1,225,000, the list to sell price ratio was 92%, and the average days on market was 92.  The absorption rate is currently at 7.5 months (Absorption rate is an indicator of how long...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 Two new homes were listed in Hubbard Woods in August and four sold and closed.    NEW HUBBARD WOODS LISTINGS AUGUST 2019 - 2   800 Green Bay - $514,900           1271 Asbury - $925,000         SOLD HUBBARD WOODS LISTINGS AUGUST 2019    1364 EdgewoodOriginal list price: $850,000Sold price: $682,3...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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  DOG APPRECIATION DAY - With 1 Stunning OmissionWell folks - today is Dog Appreciation Day. August 26, 2019. NOT to be confused with:  Love Your Pet Day (February) Walking the Dog Day (February) International Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day (March) National Puppy Day (March) Pet Owner’s Independenc...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 The Sellers Asked Who Pays the Buyer’s Broker?I have a listing in Winnetka IL that I have been working to ready for market for quite some time. The sellers have lived in the home for over 40 years so were admittedly out-of-touch with current real estate ways of conducting business. During one me...

By Brenda Kasprzyk, Realtor - Palos Heights, Palos Hills - Homes
(Real People Realty)
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                OPEN HOUSE Were having an OPEN HOUSE this Sunday  August 18,  Time:  12:00  -- 3:00 8735 Natoma, Oak Lawn .Il. 60453 Brenda Kasprzyk708.945.2178                                                           

By Lyn Sims, Schaumburg IL Real Estate
(RE/MAX Suburban)
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Buying a home can be intimidating if you’re not familiar with the terms used throughout the process.To point you in the right direction, here’s a list of some of the most common language you’ll hear when buying a home.The best way to ensure your home-buying process is a positive one is to find a ...

By Lyn Sims, Schaumburg IL Real Estate
(RE/MAX Suburban)
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 There have been total of 227 closed single family homes in Schaumburg up until June 2019. The most popular price range is between $250,000 to $300,000 which is very affordable for our area.Let's view some Schaumburg homes in the $250,000 to $300,000 range right now.  If you are thinking of selli...

By Lyn Sims, Schaumburg IL Real Estate
(RE/MAX Suburban)
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 What are Prices Doing?  Average sales price ($354,000) a increase of 3% from July 2018.  Sellers are now happy with prices or have decided that now is a good time to move. Some of life's choices say that it's time to do it. How about you? Are you thinking of moving? With our overall amount of in...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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See what homes sold in your village plus full market report for July 2019 - just click belowWINNETKA WILMETTE KENILWORTH GLENCOE NORTHFIELD Sign up to get monthly North Shore real estate news delivered to your inbox.It's free, we'll never sell your info, and you can opt-out at any time.Enter your...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 NORTHFIELD HOME SALES for JULY 2019 5 homes closed in NORTHFIELD in July. The median price of these sold homes was $680,000, the list to sell price ratio was 92%, and the average days on market was 92.  NORTHFIELD REAL ESTATE MARKET TODAY Homes for sale: 64Price range: $225,000 to $2,750,000 Und...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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GLENCOE HOME SALES for JULY 2019 30 homes closed in GLENCOE in July which is significantly more than the 6 that closed last month. The median price of these sold homes was $978,000, the list to sell price ratio was 91%, and the average days on market was 81.    GLENCOE REAL ESTATE MARKET TODAY Ho...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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  KENILWORTH HOME SALES for JULY 2019 5 homes closed in KENILWORTH in July which is just 1 less than last month. The median price of these sold homes was $1,030,000, the list to sell price ratio was 94%, and the average days on market was 50 (very low!)  KENILWORTH REAL ESTATE MARKET TODAY Homes ...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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WILMETTE HOME SALES for JULY 2019 40 homes closed in WILMETTE in July which is 9 less than last month. The median price of these sold homes was $875,000, the list to sell price ratio was 94%, and the average days on market was 74. So total closed home sales and market time have both gone down - b...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 WINNETKA HOME SALES for JULY 2019 35 homes closed in Winnetka in July which is 9 more than last month. The median price of these sold homes was $1,200,000, the list to sell price ratio was 91%, and the average days on market was 133. WINNETKA REAL ESTATE MARKET TODAY Homes for sale: 159Price ran...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 3 new homes were listed in Hubbard Woods in July: NEW HUBBARD WOODS LISTINGS  1330 Westmoor:  $1,250,000           921 Pine:  $1,290,000          12 Kent:  $3,350,000     SOLD HUBBARD WOODS LISTINGS - 13 closed sales in July 1371 ScottOriginal list price: $875,000Sold price: $750,000Days on mark...

By Terri Buseman, Downtown Chicago
(RE/MAX Premier Properties)
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If you can’t count on the weather to tell you it’s summer in Chicago, the next best sign is the beginning of the festival season!  While June hosts a number of events, July is really where it all begins. And, if we’re lucky, we can finally put away the winter gear!  From the Taste of Chicago and ...

By Lyn Sims, Schaumburg IL Real Estate
(RE/MAX Suburban)
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Let's have a talk about taxes in Schaumburg & Cook County.Here in the Schaumburg Area we are in a tax reassessment year. Just recently the 2nd installment of taxes have come out & half the state of Illinois is ready to move out & move along to a more tax friendly state.45,000 people in Illinois m...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 Should You Reface your Kitchen Cabinets Before Selling? Many homes in Winnetka and the North Shore have beautiful (and not very old)  kitchens with wood cabinets. Nowadays, the current trend of white or painted kitchens is going strong and stained wood cabinets scream “dated.” If you are plannin...

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