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Entries from June 29th, 2009

Chicago Condos For Sale: High End Luxury at Midwest Price Points

June 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Housing economy, Investors, Relocation, Residential

It’s a simple fact – in the Chicago real estate market, you’ll get much more for your money than you will in New York or California.  If you are looking for a first home (now is great time to buy, considering the tax incentives), upgrading to your dream home, or purchasing a second property, consider [...]

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Purchasing Chicago Real Estate: Due Diligence is Essential

June 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Housing economy, Residential, Uncategorized

If the current economic crisis has taught us anything, it’s to be mindful of our financial decisions and to examine every aspect of a deal before jumping in feet first. Americans all over the nation have found themselves in difficult situations, just because they failed to weigh their options.
The Wall Street recently reported that condo [...]

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Find Your Dream Home In Chicago: Chicago Homes For Sale

June 25th, 2009 · No Comments · LEED Certification Buildings, New Construction, Relocation, Residential

Planning on moving to the windy city or upgrading to a new Chicago home?  There’s something for everyone in this wonderful city, from modern new construction to classic vintage buildings steeped in history.
If you want something ultra contemporary, Chicago is home to many new construction developments and single family homes designed by world class architects.  [...]

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Make the Magnificent Mile Your Home: Chicago Real Estate for Sale at the Ritz Carlton

June 23rd, 2009 · No Comments · New Construction, Residential, Uncategorized

Located at the corner of North Michigan Avenue and Erie Street, the Ritz Carlton Residences offers amenities like no other piece of Chicago real estate. Be one of 88 exclusive Chicago homeowners to live in this exquisite building that pays tribute to the past as well as the future.
The 40-story structure, which was designed by [...]

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Stylish Chicago Lofts: Five Reasons to buy a Loft in Chicago

June 17th, 2009 · No Comments · New Construction, Outdoors, Residential

Buying a loft in Chicago can be a great investment, and there are several aspects of living in a loft that set them apart from regular Chicago condos.  Furthermore, in these economic times, you will have your pick of lofts in Chicago’s hip neighborhoods, including the West Loop, Bucktown, and the River North areas of [...]

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Out of Town? Hire a Caretaker For Your Chicago Home

June 17th, 2009 · No Comments · Residential

Does your global schedule keep you from spending time in the Windy City? Don’t let trips abroad prevent you from owning a Chicago home or Chicago condo. Get a property caretaker to look after your home when you’re away, and you’ll never have to give up your Second City digs.
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A Recovering Market: Index of Pending Homes Sales Rose in April

June 16th, 2009 · No Comments · Housing economy

If you’re in the market for a luxury Chicago home, then strike while the iron is hot. Although the economy is still in recession, recent indicators have signaled a bottoming out of the real estate market.
Just last week, 30-year fixed mortgages jumped 0.30 point to 5.59 percent. And, The National Association of Realtors stated this [...]

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There’s Nothing Like Summer In The Second City: The Best Reason To Relocate to Chicago

June 12th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Entertainment, Outdoors, Relocation, Residential

Considering a move to Chicago?  While the city is home to some amazing luxury properties, excellent schools, world class galleries and museums, and a fantastic entertainment scene, perhaps the number one reason to relocate here is the summer months – the beautiful weather, the festivals, concerts, and other special events, and all the fun that [...]

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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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Chicago Real Estate Owners:Are You Ready To Purchase A Second Home?

June 4th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Entertainment, Housing economy, Investors, Outdoors, Relocation, Residential

Chicago real estate owners know that Chicago is one of the best places in the world to call home, and that luxury Chicago real estate is amazing value as compared to New York and Los Angeles real estate markets. Therefore, with the market in its current state, there is no time like the present to [...]

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