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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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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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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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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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Chicago Real Estate and Short Sale Information

May 5th, 2009 · No Comments · Residential

As the nation falls deeper into recession, many Chicago homeowners are faced with the difficult reality of foreclosure. On April 16, the Sun-Times reported that Chicago-area foreclosures had increased by 69 percent in the first quarter compared to last year.
Throughout the state foreclosure filings were up 79 percent from February to March, leaving Illinois with [...]

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Chicago Homes For Sale: An Unusual Way to Sell Them

May 1st, 2009 · 1 Comment · Residential

When times get tough, Americans get tougher—not to mention, innovative. Many awesome ideas and inventions came out of the The Great Depression, such as the car radio, chocolate chip cookies, the laundromat, supermarkets, and everyone’s favorite game, Monopoly.
It’s no wonder that this most recent recession has sparked some new ideas, even in the troubled real [...]

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Chicago Real Estate Reminiscent of Old New York

April 28th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Residential

Frank Sinatra was clearly confused—or rather, conflicted—like many an urban soul. One day he’s wanting to wake up in the city that never sleeps, and the next day he’s singing Chicago’s praises. But who can blame him? Both cities are equally vibrant, each with its own amazing qualities.
In terms of real estate, Chicago homes tend [...]

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Gold Coast, Gardens Galore and More

April 24th, 2009 · No Comments · Entertainment, Outdoors, Residential

When you live in an urban city like Chicago, backyard gardens are hard to come by. Roofs and balconies tend to dominate the Chicago real estate market, while terraces, yards and grass fall by the wayside. That’s why it’s a treat to see a Chicago home with amazing “garden potential” hit the market.
Nestled in the [...]

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Contemporary Luxury Real Estate in the Heart of Lincoln Park: 2474 Lakeview

April 9th, 2009 · No Comments · Residential

Have you ever dreamed of living in Chicago real estate as fascinating as Chicago’s Art Institute or New York’s Museum of Modern Art?  A dramatic 6700 square foot luxury single family home designed by architect Perry Jenke located in Chicago’s Lincoln Park can make that dream come true.

Designed and built to embrace a truly amazing [...]

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