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Double Yolk Hits a Bullseye in Aurora IL - 07/08/11 06:14 PM
In today's economy deciding where to spend your hard earned money has become more important than ever. So when friends told me that a new restaurant had opened in my hometown I was ready to check it out.
My 2nd visit to the Double Yolk Pancake House & Restaurant in Aurora, IL was even better than my original visit. Opened only a couple of months the Double Yolk located on at 1555 Butterfield Road off Farnsworth Avenue is a pleasant surprise in today's franchise heavy restaurant market.
From its friendly staff, clean modern ambience and its prices you will (3 comments)
Million Dollar Listings in Naperville, IL - 07/06/11 07:04 PM
Naperville IL is well known across the country as a great place to live whether raising a family, working or visiting. With a population of approximately 145,000 people and located approximately 28 miles west of Chicago along the I-88 corridor it has a wide variety of employment opportunities, a lively downtown and great private and public schools.
So, what can you buy with a million dollars or more? Currently there are 72 active listings in the million plus category - Starting with a new construction site within walking distance of downtown to the amazing 7 bedroom, 3 level, over 16,000 (0 comments)
Currently there are 29 active listings ranging in price from $459,000 to a high of $1,250,000 for a 4 bedroom, 5.1 bath home with 4 car garage. Closed sales for June of this year were 8 compared to 13 in June of 2010. There are currently 10 contingent sales with 2 of them being short sales. Tall Grass has a club house that is completely furnished and available to the residents. It hosts many (2 comments)
White Eagle Subdivision - Aurora/Naperville - June 2011 Market Activity - 07/06/11 04:44 PM
Situated on Route 59 this subdivision of aproximatley 1085 homes is located within the city limits of both Aurora and Naperville and in the Indian Prairie school district 204. A golf club community with the prestigious White Eagle Golf Club and its 27 hole Arnold Palmer Signature Golf Course homes range from the 300's to over a million. Currently there are 25 active listings ranging from $349,900 (short sale) to a high of $1,249,000. There were 5 sold homes in June of 2011 with 10 homes under contract - 4 out 10 are short sales. Compared to 2010 where only 3 homes sold (0 comments)
2nd City Keeps Ahead of 2010 - Aurora IL Market Report - June 2011 - 07/06/11 04:00 PM
The City of Lights is just keeping ahead of 2010 sales figures as we enter the 2nd half of the year. Without the 1st time home buyer's incentive that is saying a lot. With the most affordable housing stock in the area Aurora IL YTD sales are slightly ahead of 2010.
June 2010 - 169 vs June 2011 - 166 Foreclosures 60 vs Foreclosures 41 Short Sales 21 vs Short Sales 22
Currently theare are 311 contingent listings (have contracts but are contingent on financing, attorney review) with 207 additional listings marked as pending (waiting for final clear to close). (0 comments)
Investors/Servicers - Are you Kidding Me? You Want me to Default On My Loan? - 07/02/11 01:40 PM
Subtitle: Live Free for at least 6 Months before allowing a Short Sale? Disclosure: Although names are not being named this article is a direct result of a current pending transaction with a major bank and is not a work of fiction. Common sense has gone out the window in the banking industry. While most industries would love the following scenario only in banking is this seen as a negative. A performing asset in this case, a mortgage loan, stays current despite the homeowners unemployment, use of savings to continue paying payment, securing a new job paying less, starting a side (11 comments)
Half Way Home - Oswego IL June Market Report - 07/01/11 01:09 PM
It's hard to believe that we are half way through 2011! It's the 4th of July weekend and the latest numbers for single family homes are in. There may be a few stragglers reported later on today but here are the current numbers for Oswego single family homes.
Active Listings - 230 New Listings - 3 Price Changes - 14 Reactivated - 1 Contingent (under contract) - 86 Pending - 7 CLOSED IN JUNE - 32
Highest priced closed a $557K foreclosure in Stonegate Estates - the lowest priced a $124,900 short sale (0 comments)
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