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Chicago Market Report – August 2017

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of your …

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And the winner is … Centaur Interiors!

For the past 5 years I have had the honor and pleasure of representing Michael Miller and his fabulous team at Centaur Interiors in the purchase and sale of six condominium residences; each residence was fully renovated as part of …

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Chicago Market Report – July 2017

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of your …

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Chicago Market Report – June 2017

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of your …

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ASK ANTHONY: 50 Shades of White

Ever go to the store and ask the guy for a gallon of white paint, only to find that it looks horrible once you put it on your walls at home? Did it end up looking pink, yellow or green, …

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Chicago Market Report – May 2017

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of your …

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Chicago Market Report – April 2017

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of your …

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Chicago Market Report – February 2017

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of your …

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ASK ANTHONY: Good From afar.. Could be Far From Good

Don’t be fooled by poor quality home staging Home staging is in vogue to help homeowners sell their homes faster and for a better price. Professional home stagers work with sellers to make their homes as attractive to potential buyers …

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Chicago Market Report – January 2017

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of your …

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ASK ANTHONY: 10 tips for a more romantic master bedroom

With Valentines Day just around the corner, let’s get a design professional’s opinion on creating a more sexy and alluring bedroom retreat. Simple design changes can spice up the drama in your life… even if you’re single. Resist the urge …

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When choosing paint, what matters?

Color, paint quality, wall preparation and quality of  application all matter a great deal.  Do your homework when selecting paint finish (matte, eggshell, semi-gloss, high gloss, etc).  Same when getting estimates for the job.  Does the price include extensive wall …

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Chicago Market Report – December 2016

Download this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of your …

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Chicago Market Report – November 2016

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of …

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Chicago Market Report – October 2016

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of …

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Chicago Market Report – September 2016

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of …

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Chicago Market Report – August 2016

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of …

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Interview with Debra Dobbs

Listen to an interview Debra gave recently to Business Innovators Radio Show host Keith Dougherty. Keith is #1 Best-Selling Author of Publish to Profit and Top Agent; founder of Authority Surge; and​ ​host of Real Estate Innovators Radio covering influencers, …

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Chicago Market Report – July 2016

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of …

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Chicago Market Report – June 2016

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of …

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Chicago Market Report – May 2016

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of …

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2016 Farmers’ Market Schedule

Hot fun in the summertime! Sly and the Family Stone got it spot on. So get your groove on, enjoy Chicago at its finest and visit the super Farmer’s Markets to be found in almost every corner of the city… …

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Chicago Market Report – April 2016

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of …

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Chicago Market Report – March 2016

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of …

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Lincoln Park Neighborhood Spotlight

One of Chicago’s best-known neighborhoods, Lincoln Park has some of the finest food and entertainment in the entire city. From 3-star Michelin restaurants to inexpensive burger joints, and from comedic improv at Second City to highbrow theater at the Steppenwolf …

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Chicago Market Report – February 2016

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of …

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Chicago Market Report – January 2016

Flip through this data packed report for insights, trends and the general outlook on your local real estate market. If you want to dig a bit deeper give me a call to discuss how the trends impact the value of …

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Last Chance To Appeal 2015 Assessed Values

Urgent call to action! If you want a last chance to get a reduction in the assessed value of your real estate please read this note and call Matt first thing Tuesday morning! Note from Matt: We had great success …

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Last opportunity to lower your property taxes!

Join Matt Panush and Steven Pallotto at an informal gathering where they will tell us what to do to get a reduction in assessed value, the first step to a decrease in a property tax bill.  This is an important …

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Top Agent Magazine – August 2015

“Debra Dobbs is the REALTOR all buyers and sellers dream of finding. Born and raised in one of the 77 unique communities that comprise greater Chicagoland, Debra’s intimate knowledge of each neighborhood is frankly, unparalleled. Combine her detailed knowledge of …

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Explore Chicago with Debra – in June

Greetings! What’s so special about June? For me, June brings peonies (mine are just about to bloom in my tiny sliver of a garden) and my daughter’s birthday (Kat turned 18 on the 1st). For us Chicagoans, June 1 is …

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Explore Chicago with Debra – in May

May Day, celebrated on May 1, is an ancient, Northern Hemisphere spring festival and usually a public holiday. Dances, singing, and cake are usually part of the celebrations that the day includes. So in honor of May Day, and the …

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Explore Chicago With Debra – in April

Spring is here! What a crazy bunch of fun April brings. From bunnies to robots to love, with a bit of madness and a dash of gastronomy thrown in for good measure. Explore Chicago with my top picks for the …

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Lincoln Park Shop Hop in Pictures

Our Shop Hop event was a whopping success! Over 60 local businesses, food vendors, and bloggers joined in creating a festive mood to celebrate the holiday season and engage with everything local. We reconnected with old friends, new friendships were …

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Chicago is Nation’s most popular moving destination

Chicago is hot these days! So says the Summer Moving Trends Study from national moving company United Van Lines. The report tracks the destination of moving Americans and ranks Chicago as the number one metropolitan area for this summer. Scores …

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Mushroom Bounty from a Bohemian Paradise

Most people think that hockey is national sport of the Czech Republic but any Czech will tell you that it is mushroom hunting. From August to the end of October the season is in full swing. Czech forests look like …

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5 Things To Do in Chicago This Weekend

While Labor Day may have come and gone, Chicago’s summer festivals are continuing in full force and these events are a great way to keep the summer fun going, especially with the gorgeous weather forecast for Saturday and Sunday. And …

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Debra in Modern Luxury CS Magazine

“The luxury home market is creeping out from the traditional centers of Lincoln Park and the Gold Coast. What’s defining that movement is a group of buyers less interested in being in a neighborhood defined as  ‘luxury’ and more interested …

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Chicago Agent Magazine – Who’s Who 2014

I have been honored and fortunate to work with a long-standing and loyal group of clients for the past 30 years, with several clients at my side since the mid 1980’s. Through their support and trust I have once again …

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Arts and Public Life at the University of Chicago

Explore a new neighborhood and enjoy an evening of music and art at the new Arts Incubator in Washington Park.  I’m looking forward to First Mondays Jazz Series, starting May 5 and featuring Marlene Rosenberg’s Quartet. And a martini at …

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Neighborhood get-together

First Thursdays Community Open House at City Grounds in Lincoln Park is a great monthly event created by the neighbors for the neighbors. Join us next time, make friends, and taste what our neighborhood has to offer! Event features local independent businesses, snacks, …

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Market Report: Single family homes prices on the rise!

Single family homes prices rose 16.8 percent over the same period in 2012, data from the DePaul Institute shows. Despite the gains, home buying opportunities are plentiful in neighborhoods still recovering from the market downturn and especially for consumers looking for …

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Debra Dobbs – Top Chicago Realtors

DEBRA IN THE NEWS: The Chicago Association of Realtors (CAR) is among the largest and most respected realtor association boards in the country. Each year CAR recognizes its elite realtor members, the ‘best of the best’, by bestowing the Top …

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Market Update: Supply of homes for sale keeps dropping

A dwindling supply of homes available for purchase typically translates into rising prices and multiple offers.  Will the current downward trend have that impact, in the face of potentially rising interest rates?  Or might we see some equilibrium back in …

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