Senior-Friendly Technologies That Connect Older Adults and Their Loved Ones
Is your senior loved one thinking about a move to or from Chicago? As we age, our needs change. While physical and healthcare needs come to mind, emotional well-being is just as important. This makes it necessary for loved ones …- more -
Homeowners – How will Chicago’s property tax hike impact you?
Aldermen narrowly approved a $94 million increase to Chicago’s property tax levy as part of Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s pandemic budget, bringing the total to $1.63 billion. Using 2019 tax bills, the city estimated the hike would cost the average Chicago …- more -
Chicago Ranks #1 for Most Residential Conversions in the US
Increase In The Conforming Loan Limits and What It Means For Buyers
Top home upgrades that pay off in the long run
Ok, you’re ready to invest back into your home. Just one question: where should you start with these updates? For many homeowners, this is the biggest roadblock when it comes to making value-adding improvements. The key to prioritizing updates and …- more -
Let’s help someone in need during these trying times
We hope you and your loved ones are safe and healthy and sheltering in place at home. During these trying times, it is important to remember there are so many people in our various communities not as fortunate. If you …- more -
Should You Hire A Professional To Take Your Listing Photos?
Selling your home means putting a lot of thought into how it looks. You’ll want to clear the clutter, give it a fresh coat of paint, or maybe even hire someone to stage it with curated furniture and artwork. Yet …- more -
What to Know When Purchasing a Home in the Current Market
The year 2019 was a buyer’s dream for the Chicago real estate market due to falling interest rates, especially for the first seven months or so. In August, for example, the number of homes sold was down seven percent year-on-year. …- more -
We are here for you, and we are stronger together!
Dear Clients, Friends, and Family, On behalf of @properties and The Dobbs Group, I would like to share our thoughts, precautions, and procedures as we navigate in these uncertain times. Our personal and professional lives have been and will …- more -
Seniors Looking at Buying a Home in Chicago? Things to Keep in Mind
Choosing where you want to live is one of the greatest benefits of retirement, and for retirees, city life can be particularly appealing. You don’t have to think about things like the quality of schools, having a large backyard and …- more -