August 2020 Market Snapshot

August 2020 Market Snapshot

Closed values up! But showings are winding down… Last week, Closed home prices soared 16% over previous year numbers, across Chicagoland. The values indicate a strong willingness by consumers to pay a premium for good housing. However, scheduled showings have...
Behind Every Great Suburb is a Great City

Behind Every Great Suburb is a Great City

This morning I woke up and went on a long run. I love running through the city streets, especially in the early morning when everyone is on the move. I know the lakefront is beautiful and calming, but I get my energy and ideas from running past all of the people...
June 2020 Market Snapshot

June 2020 Market Snapshot

The Market is Strong! The typical spring market volume has officially shifted to summer this year, as Chicago pulls out of the Covid Quarantine. June’s numbers show that buyers are still willing to pay a premium for the right home, as median prices increase 3% and the...
Property Taxes: What You Need to Know

Property Taxes: What You Need to Know

I want to make sure you are saving every possible dollar on your property taxes.  There is no reason to over pay!  Here are the three most important elements + other resources that can help: 1. APPEAL PROPERTY TAXES: First, you should annually appeal your property...