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Downtown Chicago Real Estate Trends

September 18th, 2009 · No Comments · Housing economy, New Construction, Residential

By Gail Lissner
Are buyers returning to the Chicago condo market? While the sales volume continues at very thin levels, there has been a recent uptick in sales activity as prospective buyers are sensing that pricing has now reached levels which are rather enticing. With the discounted pricing now being offered by sellers in the Chicago [...]

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Chicago Condos Best Of Both Worlds: Green Spaces Without The Hassle

September 14th, 2009 · No Comments · Entertainment, Outdoors, Residential

Having a private lawn can be a major benefit to owning a single-family home, offering you a place to play with the kids, relax, and enjoy our great city, Chicago. But owning your own stretch of green space comes with its fair share of stresses, too. A nice lawn requires maintenance. And as such, many residents turn to a Chicago condo [...]

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Creating A Beautiful Deck Space For Your Chicago Home

August 5th, 2009 · No Comments · Entertainment, Outdoors, Residential

The warm weather may have taken its time getting here, but now that it’s here, nothing says summer like relaxing on your Chicago deck. Whether you love laying low with a good book or entertaining friends, your outdoor haven should be just as fabulous as the rest of your abode. A truly magnificent deck should [...]

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Lincoln Park Condos – Could One Be Right for You?

July 25th, 2009 · No Comments · Residential

Purchasing a Chicago condo isn’t always easy, especially in a city as diverse and expansive as ours. With hundreds of neighborhoods to choose from, deciding where to live can be a daunting task – but don’t let it be! Whether you’re a first-time buyer or a seasoned pro, it’s always important to have a clear [...]

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Ten Reasons To Make the Move – Relocate to Chicago

July 15th, 2009 · No Comments · Baseball, Entertainment, Football, LEED Certification Buildings, Outdoors, Relocation, Residential

Summer is in full bloom in Chicago and the city looks especially beautiful this time of year, making it the ideal time to buy Chicago real estate, particularly if you are a first time buyer (there’s an $8000 tax credit!).  If you need a few more reasons to be persuaded as to why Chicago is [...]

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$85 million Development to Revitalize Oak Park

July 14th, 2009 · No Comments · New Construction

A striking $85-million hotel and condo tower is set to break ground in Oak Park’s downtown area in the near future. Despite the notable distance from downtown Chicago, this new development holds considerable promise.
In addition to revitalizing the Oak Park community, the developers aim to bring in residents of other communities, in the hope that [...]

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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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Luxury Real Estate Around The World – A Chicago Real Estate Agent’s Favorite Links

May 27th, 2009 · No Comments · Entertainment

If you’re reading my blog, chances are you are interested in the Chicago real estate market.  However, my readers and clients are also often curious about houses and properties around the globe and what they can get for their money in the current economic climate, so here are some of the latest useful and interesting [...]

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