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Barrington IL Real Estate Blog. By Corinne Guest, Managing Broker/Owner of Barrington Realty Company in Barrington Illinois. Call Corinne at 847-363-3686.



If you are about to sell your home you'll likely be calling on Barrington Realtors to list your home and expose it to the largest part of the real estate market - the other Realtors. The reason for this is quite simple. We as Realtors are the ones with the majority of the buyers. To list your hom...
Why Fox River Grove Corinne? Well for those who don't know this small town in Northern Illinois it's situated on Route 14 northwest of the Barrington area. It's next door to Lake Barrington and some of the homes are in the Barrington school district boundaries. It's often selected by buyers as an...
Kildeer's real estate market is small.To date this year we have closed 42 sales. 37 of the sales were detached homes, the other 5 were vacant lot sales. So what I wanted to do was have a look at the sales over the year to see if there is any apparent change in market times, and are they declining...
As usual at this time of year our weather is like a yo-yo. We've seen a lot of rain in the last few days, it's been cloudy all last week, and now the cold is back with temperatures dropping into the 30's for the week ahead. Snow, dare I say it, will be here very soon. Now that winter is around th...
Open houses in Barringtonin the years preceding the explosion of the internet, were a very common thing. In todays real estate business they have certainly declined in popularity, let's face it the chance of someone driving around, stumbling upon an open house, visiting and buying the house are s...
In my daily life as a Barrington real estate broker, I meet with all sorts of responses about my working with an independent real estate brokerage in Barrington. Whether it's raised eyebrows, looks of confusion or about 6 times a year a request from another broker to meet for lunch so they can re...
Welcome, if you found this post then the chances are you will be relocating to South Barrington sometime in the not too distant future, or South Barrington is one area you are considering for your new home. As relocation specialists we are glad you found us. It doesn't matter whether you are comi...
I had lunch with a friend today and we were discussing internet advertising and how far it can reach versus print advertising and it's limitations. Of course we were talking real estate but the principal applies to much more. Consider the upcoming Black Friday. Many buyers will do research online...
I recently wrote a post about there being more to Lake Barrington than Lake Barrington Shores. So hot on the heels of that it seems the perfect time to look at the Lake Barrington real estate market excluding Lake Barrington Shores. (I write quarterly reports about the LBS market  if you want tha...
This frustrates Realtors on a day by day basis. We all know sellers are frustrated at home prices, we are home owners too. Losing values on big investments was never anyones idea of fun, but it's reality and ignoring it is not wise.Buyer and sellers both have a nasty habit of not listening to the...

Corinne Guest, Managing Broker

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