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There are currently 59 units for sale. The following is a breakdown of what is available. 1 Bedroom Units: There are 2 units and prices are $179.900 and $198,900. Both have a single car garage. 2 Bedroom Units: There are 36 units with prices from $149,000 to $369,900. The 2 bedroom (0 comments)
Lake Zurich Real Estate - Homes For Sale - Homes Sold - Market Data - 10/31/09 02:54 PM
Lake Zurich Real Estate - Homes For Sale - Homes Sold - Market DataThe following chart shows the average days on market for Lake Zurich real estate in 2009. Detached homes and attached homes are shown seperately. Currently there are 169 single family homes for sale in Lake Zurich with prices ranging from $105,000 to $1,389,900. There are also 37 attached homes with prices ranging from $105,000 to $494,900. Condos in Lake Zurich real estate are rare and townhomes are not common.How many Lake Zurich homes have sold during 2009 and are we seeing the typical winter downward turn? The following (0 comments)
Weatherstone Executive Town Homes by Dartmoor - Inverness Illinois Real Estate For Sale - 10/29/09 04:31 PM
Weatherstone Executive Town Homes by Dartmoor - Inverness Illinois Real Estate For SaleLocated on the corner of Dundee Rd and Barrington Rd in Inverness Illinois is a townhome community built by Dartmoor Homes that offers large townhomes with sizes from 2426 to 3872 square feet of main level living space. Building began in 2005 and only 1 or 2 builder units remain.There are 103 homes here on 29 acres of rolling landscaped property on Stone Canyon Circle, Fieldstone Ct and Bridgestone Ct. Each unit has a 2 car garage and with the no maintenance, these homes make a great alternative choice to (1 comments)
Short Sale Realtor - Lake Zurich - Palatine - Cary - Algonquin - Lake In The Hills - Kildeer - Hawthorn Woods - Barrington - 10/25/09 10:16 PM
Short Sale Realtor - Lake Zurich - Palatine - Cary - Algonquin - Lake In The Hills - Kildeer - Hawthorn Woods - Barrington I often get asked if the only area I deal with short sales is Barrington. Whilst Barrington is my primary market I generally will work in most of the northwest suburbs of Chicago. I will not go dowtown to Chicago. So if you need a short sale Realtor for the following cities, I would he happy to talk over your needs and goals. Lake Zurich, Hawthorn Woods, Kildeer, Long Grove Palatine, Inverness Fox Rive Grove, Cary, Algonquin, (0 comments)
Barrington Illinois Short Sales - Tips for Sellers - Dual Agency - Advisable or Not? - 10/25/09 09:15 PM
Barrington Illinois Short Sales - Tips for Sellers - Dual Agency - Advisable or Not?In my first short sale blog this month we talked about Pricing Your Short Sale Listing in Barrington IL.Then I discussed Advertising Short Sales and how they deserve more effort than some may care to give.Now we are going to move on to perhaps what may be a critical decision, Dual Agency.Definition of Dual Agency: Licensed agent acting on behalf of the seller and buyer of the same property.First lets see what a Realtor can do for both the buyer and a seller in any dual agency (6 comments)
Stop The Commercial Retail Development in Barrington - Deer Park - Kildeer - Lake Zurich - 10/22/09 01:30 PM
Stop The Commercial Retail Development in Barrington - Deer Park - Kildeer - Lake ZurichIf you drive up and down Route 12 you are probably wondering if the retail development is ever going to stop. The village of Barrington does not have much new development due to the limitations in potential areas to use. The Route 12 corridor though seems to be a non stop area of new strip malls or larger areas of retail. If I think back 5 years ago, the Deer Park Shopping Mall provided a different type of shopping experience with specialty stores, restaurants, and a theater. (4 comments)
Barrington Hills Luxury Properties - New Construction - Peraino Circle - Horses Allowed - 10/21/09 05:09 PM
Barrington Hills Luxury Properties - New Construction - Peraino Circle - Horses AllowedAre you looking for country style living in the heart of Barrington Hills, on 5 acres or more, with a luxury custom built home? Well here it is. Peraino Circle. Located off Ridge Road just north of Lake Cook Road is this new developement in Barrington Hills of luxury homes. It is country living at it's best and you can bring your horse friends too. It is less than a 5 minute drive to the center of Barrington for shopping or the Metra train to Chicago, even less to (1 comments)
Barrington Hills Illinois - Equestrian Homes and Properties - A Serene Place To Call Home - 10/20/09 05:41 PM
Barrington Hills Illinois - Equestrian Homes and Properties - A Serene Place To Call HomeIf you drive around Barrington Hills as regularly as I do, you are bound at some time to follow or be passed by horses and horse trailers. Barrington Hills is the place for Equestrian homes and land in the northwest suburbs of Chicago Illinois and if you visit you will truly believe you are in the middle of the countryside!Some property owners are here becuase they have horses and need the land for pasturing, others are here because of the amount of land they can buy with (0 comments)
South Barrington Illinois Luxury Homes - Eastings Mere - Exclusive 18 Home Development on Eastings Way - 10/20/09 05:05 PM
South Barrington Illinois Luxury Homes - Eastings Mere - Exclusive 18 Home Development on Eastings Way Eastings Mere is located off Route 62 just south of the Palatine Road junction in South Barrington. It is a single street, Eastings Way, which wraps itself around a lake and has been extensively planted with trees.There are 18 homes in Eastings Mere, a South Barrington subdivision. Homes were built in 1988 to about 1999 and are typically brick homes with 4 bedrooms and sizes from 3500 square feet to 7000. Homes are situated on 1 to 2 acre lots. There is one victorian style (0 comments)
Barrington Homes - Lake Zurich Homes - Palatine Homes - Northern Illinois Real Estate Market - Are We Moving? - 10/19/09 05:35 PM
Barrington Homes - Lake Zurich Homes - Palatine Homes - Northern Illinois Real Estate Market - Are We Moving? We have passed the third complete quarter of 2009 and things are looking good. I often hear the terms: "Nothing is selling" or It's Not Getting any Better" So what better way to show that homes are selling, and our market is showing sings of recovery, than to plot three large areas in Cook and Lake County Illinois and see not only how many homes are selling but whether the trend is up, down or sideways. The following chart shows homes sales (0 comments)
Barrington Illinois Short Sales - Tips for Sellers - Advertising The Listing - 10/18/09 03:29 PM
Barrington Illinois Short Sales - Tips for Sellers - Advertising The ListingIn my first short sale blog this month we talked about Pricing Your Short Sale Listing in Barrington IL.Now we are going to move on to advertising the home once listed and some things you should consider.By their very nature short sales are to Realtors a more difficult property to sell and one that has a lower chance of success, even if priced well. One might consider that properties listing in the higher points may become even more difficult. Here are the reasons why. No purchase of a short sale (5 comments)
Inverness Illinois Real Estate and Home Sales - Market Data 2009 - 10/18/09 02:01 PM
Inverness Illinois Real Estate and Home Sales - Market Data 2009The first chart shows the average marketing tine for homes sold in Inverness Illinois. In April there were no sales of either townhomes or single family homes. Both single family homes and townhomes see peaks and troughs. This is caused by the lack of sales, so when only one closing occurs in a month the marketing time for only one property counts. When we see more sales it gets evened out more.The following chart is showing the list price to sales price ratios for both detached and attached homes in Inverness (0 comments)
Lake Barrington Real Estate- Lake Barrington Shores Real Estate- Market Data Report 2009 - 10/17/09 11:55 AM
Lake Barrington Real Estate- Lake Barrington Shores Real Estate- Market Data Report 2009 The first chart shows the average marketing tine for homes sold in Lake Barrington and Lake Barrington Shores real estate. With only 34 sales in the year to date if we have a month where there are no or few sales it can skew the chart a little and make it appear as I say "random". An example of this is March where there was only 1 attached unit sold and it took 638 days to sell. Some months had no sales at all. The most consistent pattern (0 comments)
Happy Sweetest Day - October 17th 2009. - 10/17/09 10:07 AM
Sweetest Day is a great lakes and northeast regions holiday and is the 3rd Saturday of October. As the day to spread love and cheer to the unfortunate it has evolved into a day to show affection to the loved ones in your life. So if you need to show love, say a special thank you, forgot Valentines Day or other reason, get a little something and surprise your loved one/s. Typical swwetest day gifts are you guessed it CANDY. WOW what an excuse. Don't forget other sweet treats like fruit. Happy Sweetest Day
Fall has Arrived in Barrington Illinois - Time To Put The Lawn Mowers Away - 10/15/09 04:48 PM
If like me you mow your own yard, then it is time to put the mowers away for another year. This year has not been one of week in week out lawn mowing. Typically we have a very active spring when the grass goes wild, followed by a dry summer when the grass goes brown and dry, followed by a more active fall when the rain gets it going again. This year we do not seem to have had as much fall rain, add to that the unseasonal cool temperatures for October and the grass has all but shut down. If (1 comments)
Barrington Hills Illinois Real Estate & Homes - Sales & Market Data - Year to Date - 10/11/09 07:42 PM
The first chart is showing the marketing times for home sales in Barrington Hills for 2009 to date. With only 21 sales to date this iot is difficult to reach any real conclusions about market trends in Barrington Hills alone.The next chart reveals the sales price to asking price percentage. Again it is difficult to see trends with so few sales in 9 months. Barrington Hills currently has 114 active real estate listings with many older homes available at the lower end of the pricing, and if you have $2 and half million or more to spend there is a choice (1 comments)
Barrington Illinois Village Homes - Our Village is Slowing Changing - 10/11/09 01:22 PM
The Village of Barrington Illinois and the Different Types of Properties. Our village dates back to the 1800's and there are still homes in the area that are as old as this. Some of our victorian style homes have been extremely well cared for. Today The Village of Barrington is changing. There are homes that are being torn down and new larger homes built on the lots. Typically the homes being torn down are the smaller ones, not those larger Victorian beauties. This regeneration has slowed down over the last few years due to the market conditions and there are a number (3 comments)
Lake Barrington - Black Cat Says - I'm Special I'm a Halloween Treat! - 10/11/09 12:15 PM
I guess the photo says it all, but this is one of my kitties. She is a little girl at only 8lbs, has a big personality and lets nothing get in the way of her ideas. Because she is little in size, she fits into all manner of things. Take some of the water bottles out of a case and she gets in under the plastic to hide and pounce on whoever walks past the pantry door. Now she has decided that Halloween is for her, but I reminded her that if she stays in the treat bowl she may get (3 comments)
Luxury South Barrington IL Homes For Sale- Search for Your Home Here! - 10/10/09 07:32 PM
Luxury South Barrington IL Homes For Sale. Currently there are 71 Homes for sale in South Barrington, IL a village in the Barrington Illinois area. Out of those 71 homes for sale, 3 are Short Sales and none are bank owned. That shows that South Barrington has a very low incidence of foreclosures and short sales. South Barrington. The name is synonymous with luxury homes and not so long ago you would have needed at least $800,000 to buy a home here. Prices here have dropped like every where else and single family homes start in the upper $500,000's but go to (1 comments)
North Barrington Illinois Real Estate & Homes - Sales & Market Data - Year to Date - 10/09/09 09:02 PM
The first chart is showing the marketing times for home sales in North Barrington for 2009 to date. The next chart reveals the sales price to asking price percentage. As you can see North Barrington homes are selling on average for about 93% of the final list price. This is close to what we would expect to see in a good market which averages about 95%.************************************************************************* Search all properties at http//www.realestateinbarrington.com Contact Corinne Guest ABR, e-PRO, GRI, Broker, Royal Advocate Realty Licensed Realtor® in Illinois, 847-381-6328 to list your property for sale or to buy a property in Barrington, Lake Barrington, North Barrington, (1 comments)
Relocating to Barrington Illinois - Real Estate - Countryside Homes or Suburbs of Chicago - 10/09/09 06:41 PM
Barrington Illinois is located some 40 miles north west of the city of Chicago. Chicago metro area is very large and Barrington is within the suburbs. So what does the suburbs of Chicago conjure up in your mind? If you have not been to Barrington Illinois you will not have experienced our beautiful area. So here is a little taste of how Barrington can actually feel like the county. These 3 photos were taken from my back stoop in Lake Barrington as the sun was setting today.Our trees have started turning all the glorious colors of fall and it wont be (0 comments)
South Barrington Illinois Real Estate & Homes - Sales & Market Data - Year to Date - 10/09/09 03:18 PM
The first chart is showing the marketing times for home sales in South Barrington for 2009 to date. March only had 1 sale and the home went under contract in 9 days, skewing the averages a little. In todays market we do see some properties sell in a short time frame but it is not the norm. In general South Barrington closes approximately 2 to 4 homes per month.The next chart reveals the sales price to asking price percentage. As you can see South Barrington homes are selling on average for about 90% of the final list price. In a good (0 comments)
Schaumburg Illinois Short Sales - Condo For Sale - 631 Derry Ct Unit 3B Schaumburg, IL, 60193 - 10/03/09 08:45 PM
Schaumburg Illinois Short Sales - Condo For Sale - 631 Derry Ct Unit 3B Schaumburg, IL, 60193Location: LakewoodTop floor condo has nicely updated kitchen with oak cabinets, pretty vinyl floor, all black appliances only 3 years old. Large living room with slider doors to balcony and for those chilly winter months a wood burning fireplace to keep you warm and cozy. Master bedroom has a very large walk in closet. Current owner took advantage of this space and added a full size washer and dryer, something very few units here have. No more visiting the basement coin laundry machines, you've got (0 comments)
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