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With so many choices, buying a home in Chicago can seem like a daunting undertaking, which is why you will want to be equipped with good information up front. Let’s review three critical considerations when buying a home in Chicago: how much home you can afford, your wants and needs, and location […]
When putting your home on the market, you’ll want to do everything possible to make it attractive to buyers so you can get a good price and sell quickly. Getting a home in ‘ready to sell’ condition is one of the most important steps to selling your home. No matter what market, there are key elements that should be addressed […].
Chicago is a great place to enjoy some of the best craft beers in the US. There are plenty of reasons why this city is one of America’s premier destinations for beer lovers, but here are just a few: Chicago has more microbreweries per capita than any other major city in the world; it bears a rich tradition in […]
Wine afficionados appreciate our fair city for one reason: wine bars in Chicago never disappoint. From themed décor to classic ambience, from historic architecture to sleek, modern design, these vino hot spots will satisfy your inner connoisseur. With most restrictions lifted, the social […]
One of the many advantages of living in the city of Chicago is unfettered access to world-class restaurants. If you have a chance to enjoy some of the many options for outdoor dining in the South Loop, you’ll see why. As restrictions lighten and businesses begin to reopen, , eating outdoors […]
Chicago has 77 unique neighborhoods. That’s great news for residents looking to move to the Windy City! Here, I break down 5 Chicago neighborhoods – South Loop, Logan Square, Lincoln Park, Near West, Wicker Park — and highlight reasons they might be right for you. […]
Now, more than ever, we are connected to where we live. Our homes are where we sleep, work, and play. For all of those reasons, COVID-19 is shaping interior design and home renovation this year. From new home offices to recreational spaces for families to entertain themselves, I’ve gathered decor and renovation trends […]
Real estate deals are exciting and today’s real estate market is fast-paced. Agents, home buyers and sellers alike will have to be on the same page and practice excellent communication. To prepare for bidding on homes and accepting offers, let’s discuss real estate negotiation tactics.
1330 S Plymouth has a fantastic layout. Three levels of comfortable living. In addition to the 5 bedrooms, 3 ½ baths, and 4 fireplaces, there are many features that most homes do not enjoy. Within walking distance of Lake Michigan, schools, parks the loop and nightlife, this ideal location. Take advantage of its brand new amazing updates[…]
Looking at Chicago real estate market trends, buyers and sellers will each benefit this year.
According to economists, we can expect home sales to grow, prices for homes to rise and buyer demand to remain high due to the influx of Millennial and Gen Z buyers (we’ll talk more […]
Festive lights and decor get us excited for all things gift-giving and feasting. And to be honest, holiday decor just gives us something different and uplifting to look at. This year, it’s about doing what feels right. Here are a few holiday decorating trends that are likely to get us excited about and bring warmth to this year’s holiday at home.
Stunning architect-designed, 2 bedroom, 2 & 1/2 bath townhome, includes glass-enclosed office and 400 SF terrace; is truly one of a kind. Complete remodel by Marc Trudeau of Pavlecic Trudeau Architects, resulted in an open floor plan, filled with light, space, and beautiful finishes. Upon entering the home, one is greeted by the glass […]
Stunning Northwest corner, 3 bedroom home in the sky, including iconic views of the Chicago skyline. Step outside to your pick of 2 balconies to get a closer look at the city or lake. Enter this home to a long hallway, which flows into the living area. The open floor plan allows interaction, for all in attendance. […]
Home Sweet Home in Chicago’s architectural icon The Aqua in the LakeshoreEast neighborhood. This amazing home is waiting to be yours! Never-ending stunning views will captivate you as you enter each room of this stunning 2 be | 2.5 bath home, on the 64th floor of […]
Enjoy the many improvements and changes made both inside and out, to this wonderful single family home in Dearborn Park of the South Loop Community. It has been transformed into a THREE BEDROOM, THREE & 1/2 BATH HOME.! The most important change is […]
The weather is already changing and the idea of living through cold weather during a pandemic is becoming a reality. Here are practical action items to prepare your home for the winter this fall in 2020 or if planning to sell your home, and how to find comfort in your home during a global pandemic.
When it comes to city life, finding the space in your home to do all things you love can be challenging. And these days, we’re home more than ever. Here are 5 tricks for designing a multifunctional home, condo, and apartments. Make the most out of small spaces in the city, and take interior design […]
Hot South Loop Single Family Home for Sale in Dear Park II: 1458 South State Street. Tucked away in a tree-lined courtyard setting, this beautifully renovated 2 bedroom, 2 & 1/2 bath townhome, is ready for a new owner. Careful attention to detail and quality paid off to create this move-in-ready stunner […]
Buying or selling your home is a big step that’s often emotionally challenging. Trying to do it during a pandemic can feel even more daunting. The real estate has been resilient. Whether you’re buying real estate or selling this year, here’s what you need to know about the real estate market during COVID-19. […]
Perfect location with Cottontail Park as a backdrop to one side, and a lushly landscaped courtyard to the other. This lovely 2 bedroom 2 & 1/2 bath townhome is surrounded by trees. The beautifully tiled entry foyer includes access to the attached garage and powder room. […]