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Chicago Summer Guide: June 2009 Festivals

June 9th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Entertainment, Outdoors, Residential, Uncategorized

Let’s face it, Chicagoans live for the summer. We make the most of the warm weather. When looking for a Chicago home or Chicago condo, be sure to check out the summer festivities so you’re only a step away from the action. Check out the map/guide below so you know what to expect as you’re [...]

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Buying Or Selling A Chicago Home… Get Added Value!

May 28th, 2009 · No Comments · Residential, Uncategorized

Sheldon Salnick of Rubloff Residential Properties is introducing an “outside the box” idea in marketing to benefit both buyers and sellers in the current real estate market!
If you are thinking of buying or selling a Chicago luxury home or condo ($500,000 or over), consider this incentive!
List your property with Sheldon Salnick, or purchase property through [...]

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Great News For Chicago Home Buyers

May 22nd, 2009 · 3 Comments · Housing economy, New Construction, Residential, Uncategorized

HUD recently announced that qualified First-Time Home Buyers who want to take advantage of the available tax credit of up to $8,000 now have another option available to them to help them become homeowners.
It’s clear that first-time home buyers have been having a major impact on the housing market this year. The National Association of [...]

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New Data Suggest Housing Slump Might Be Drawing To A Close

May 22nd, 2009 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

The housing market is in trouble. We know this. And the Chicago real estate market isn’t immune to its troubles. We know this, too. Yet hearing about housing market woes on the news can start to feel cumbersome and depressing after a while. So here’s a bit of good news to lift our spirits, and [...]

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Top 5 Reasons To Buy A Luxury Chicago Home Now

May 20th, 2009 · 1 Comment · New Construction, Residential, Uncategorized

The decline of the real market isn’t all bad. In fact, for those of you with good credit and some savings, right now might be the best time to purchase a Chicago condo or Chicago home. The Chicago Tribune recently highlighted five reasons to buy, which are as follows:
1. Lots to choose from – Right [...]

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In Chicago Luxury Homes, Kitchens Should Be Cutting Edge

May 7th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Entertainment, New Construction, Residential, Uncategorized

Even if you’re not the next Mario Batali, the kitchen in your luxury Chicago home better be up-to-snuff with today’s modern conveniences and technologies. Whether cooking or not, people spend a lot of time in the kitchen. This room is the home’s major gathering area, where people can socialize and/or cook all at the same [...]

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Live Big: Chicago Luxury Homes With Impressive Living Space

April 8th, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

If you’re looking at luxury Chicago homes for sale, why not go big? There’s a lot of Chicago real estate with large square footage, so you can spread out and have all the room you’ve ever wanted.All of the luxury Chicago homes listed below have at least 4 bedrooms. Many have libraries and media rooms [...]

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Closet Encounters Should Be Elegant In Chicago Luxury Homes

April 1st, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

When it comes to purchasing luxury Chicago condos, buyers always, without fail, want to see behind closed doors. Yes, you guessed it—the closets. They make all the difference in luxury Chicago homes. As the recent article “Closet Confidential” in The Chicago Collection magazine put it, a closet should be “a one-stop dressing room.” A well-designed [...]

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Chicago Real Estate Is Full Of Architectural Gems With Stunning Views

March 16th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Residential, Uncategorized

Fans of modern and contemporary architecture find Chicago to be a fantasy. Just about anywhere you go in the city, there’s an architectural jewel around the corner—and many of them will take your breath away. But why settle for looking at monumental pieces of architecture, when you can live in them?
Buildings by Mies van der Rohe, [...]

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Chicago Homes Continue to Sell Despite The Economy

March 13th, 2009 · No Comments · New Construction, Residential, Uncategorized

The media keeps saying Chicago homes aren’t selling, but the bare facts are surprising. I checked out the stats for single family Chicago luxury homes for the last three months — homes priced from $2 million all the way up to $10 million, and I found some interesting data.
14 single family Chicago luxury homes actually [...]

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