Home Features That Can Deter Potential Buyers

When selling your home, it’s crucial to address certain features that can significantly deter potential buyers. Over my 40 years as a real estate agent in Chicago, I’ve identified several key elements that can make or break a sale. Here …

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What Buyers REALLY Want: Data Analysis

Uncovering the desires and needs of prospective homeowners is a critical part of our mission. Through detailed, recent interviews with over 300 buyers, we’ve gathered invaluable insights that could help future buyers articulate their preferences and guide sellers in making …

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7 Pro Tips For Stress-free Moving

Moving can be one of the most stressful events in life – especially if you’re moving a long distance and need to organize your possessions, pack them up, find movers, unpack in your new location, and get settled in your …

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Your Ultimate Guide to 2024 Events in Chicago

Welcome to our 2024 Chicago Events Calendar featuring our favorite, not-to-be-missed events (and to be updated as new events are announced)! As a team of neighborhood experts and long-term Chicago residents, we’ve curated a list of events that are close …

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Maximizing Home Renovation ROI: Smart Strategies for Homeowners

Embarking on a home renovation journey? Whether you’re transforming a fixer-upper or updating your current residence, it’s crucial to approach renovations with strategy and insight. This article delves into key considerations for successful home renovations, focusing on achieving a rewarding …

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7 Strategic Advantages of Buying a Home in Winter

As the snow blankets the city, turning it into a serene winter wonderland, the prospect of shoveling may seem daunting. Many defer their home buying plans until spring, preferring the warmer climate. However, winter presents a golden opportunity that savvy …

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Our Signature Limoncello Recipe

 The smell of grated lemon evokes a swirl of memories for me (right up there with garlic, basil, and rosemary). One such fond memory is of coming home to find my fabulous and creative sister-in-law (also incredibly patient evidently, …

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