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jana caudill: Housing stats imply its time to buy - 12/08/08 08:26 AM
According to a recent report from Global Insight, an economic and financial analysis forecasting firm, current housing statistics indicate that now is the right to time to buy. They claim that the U.S. housing market as a whole is undervalued by 3.8 percent. Global Insight analyzed 330 metropolitan areas in the United States and found that 241 metro areas experienced price declines in the third quarter of 2008 in comparison to 150 metro areas in the second quarter. The markets that were hardest hit were in areas that were most overvalued three years ago. This study, a combined effort by (1 comments)
Congratulations to Christina Hoeckelberg! She is the winner of the diamond necklace from Albert's Jewelers. Not only did we list the property she referred but we now have an accepted offer on it. We expect to close by the end of the year! We would like to thank everyone who participated in the contest. We always appreciate your referrals. The highest compliment you can pay us is to send your friends and family to us for their real estate needs. (0 comments)
This 1.5 story brick and vinyl home has many additional features for you to enjoy! Foyer features an open oak stairway hi-lighted by a custom stained glass window. Open concept living room/dining room/kitchen area with vaulted ceiling. Living room features a dramatic full brick fireplace. Roomy dining room has sliding doors to a two-tiered deck. Kitchen includes plenty of cabinets, pantry closet and appliances. Main floor master bedroom features wonderful master bath with corner whirlpool, separate shower, double sink vanity and walk-in closet. Nicely designed laundry room and half bath are also on the main floor. The upper level has (1 comments)
Lots of possibilities in this remodeled 2 bedroom ranch home with full basement. Large foyer leads up to the open concept living room, dining room, kitchen area. Living room has hardwood flooring. Kitchen has been updated with newer cabinets and counters. Appliances are included. 2 bedrooms and an updated bath with whirlpool. The basement has lots of room to finish for additional living areas. Roof is only 6 years old and the siding is also newer. The back yard has a cement patio and is fenced for privacy. 1.5 car garage can also be used for storage. Great location for (0 comments)
Own a little piece of land near the Kankakee River. Undeveloped lot on unpaved street in Wildwood Shores. Great deal at this price! For more information, go to http://www.thejanacaudillteam.com (0 comments)
Completely remodeled 2 bedroom ranch shows like new and is the perfect starter home! This functional floor plan features brand new plumbing, electrical, roof, A/C, furnace, new trim & doors throughout, new windows and much more! Spacious living room has laminate wood floors and attractive archway leading into kitchen which includes brand new stainless steel appliances and cherry cabinetry. Bedrooms are of good size and both feature ceiling fans. Finished laundry area includes washer & dryer and has stairway to full basement, great for storage. Entertain outside in sunroom or relax on the covered porch. Great home for the price, (2 comments)
This home has a lot to offer. Enter the side door foyer complete with 2 closets. Open concept living room has wood burning stove that can add warmth in the winter months. Dining area has plenty of room for a large table. Master bedroom has outside access door, the 2nd bedroom would make a great office/computer room and there're 2 more bedrooms. There's hardwood flooring under the carpet in several rooms. Lots of updated oak cabinets in the kitchen complete with appliances. The roomy laundry room is just off the kitchen and also has access from the bedroom hallway. Sliding (0 comments)
Peaceful country setting! 4 bedroom bi-level set on 1.42 acre lot with a great view of the countryside and its' own small creek. Meticulously maintained and everything in neutral colors. Main level foyer leads to the open concept living room/dining room/kitchen on the upper level--very spacious with cathedral ceiling. Kitchen has plenty of birch cabinets, pantry closet and includes appliances. Master bedroom spans the back upper level and features master bath with double sinks, whirlpool tub and separate shower. 2nd bedroom and full bath complete the upper level. Large lower level family room features corner fireplace and concept doors to (1 comments)
Wonderfully maintained brick & vinyl tri-level with attached 2.5 car garage. Main level foyer with sunken living room and formal dining room. Kitchen includes all appliances and has sliding doors that lead to the large patio with gas grill. Large and spacious master bedroom has double closets and access door to full bath. There's 2 more bedrooms on the upper level. Lower level family room is hi-lighted by the corner fireplace. Also on this level is the laundry room with storage area and bath. Easy access cement crawl space gives plenty of room for storage. Fenced back yard with storage (0 comments)
jana caudill: Gary Keller to speak at NAR conference - 10/27/08 10:02 AM
Gary Keller to SHIFT into NAR on Nov. 8 The nation's best sellers to learn from the newest best seller Gary Keller, who authored the real estate industry's latest ground-breaking book, SHIFT: How Top Real Estate Agents Tackle Tough Times, will lead a breakout session on the book at 9 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 8 at the upcoming National Association of REALTORS® Conference and Expo in Orlando, Fla. SHIFT explores 12 proven strategies for achieving success in any real estate market including: Master the Market of the Moment: Short Sales, Foreclosures and REOs Create Urgency: Overcoming Buyer Reluctance Re-margin Your Business: Expense (2 comments)
Well maintained 3 bedroom ranch situated on corner lot conveniently located near expressways. This home has been freshly painted and features updates including 2yr hot water heater and newer furnace, siding, and windows in the last 7 years. Spacious kitchen has been updated with ceramic flooring, newly painted cabinetry and stove & refrigerator stay. Formal dining room is located just off kitchen and is open to living room. Bedrooms are of good size and have access to updated full bath. Full basement has large finished rec room currently used as bedroom and laundry area including washer and dryer. Detached garage (0 comments)
Brand new custom built ranch duplex situated on wooded lot on quiet street in Woods of Cedar Creek Subdivision. Loaded with upgrades this home offers over 1700 sq ft, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, & full basement w/rough-in for plumbing. Large foyer welcomes you into home w/cathedral ceilings & daylight windows. Wood laminate floors flow into spacious great room w/stone front fireplace & sliding door to large covered patio. Great room is open to upgraded kitchen featuring granite countertops, maple cabinetry, & breakfast nook. Formal dining room is conveniently located just off kitchen. Master suite has private bath w/6 ft. (0 comments)
Open concept custom built home in like new condition. Large 1 acre lot with great views of the countryside. Over 3100 sq. ft. of living space with attention to detail such as hardwood floors, can lights and 36'' oak shaker doors. Sunny & bright living room with cathedral ceiling and large circle window. Formal dining room has sliding door to large deck overlooking a spacious back yard with paver brick patio. Wonderful kitchen with pantry closet, breakfast bar, microwave and oak cabinetry. Expanded master bedroom with sitting area, 13' cathedral ceiling, walk-in closet and master bath. 2nd bedroom and full (0 comments)
Come take a look at all this home has to offer. Enclosed front porch is a great place to relax. Cozy living room leads to a nice sized kitchen that includes appliances. 2 bedrooms with roomy closets and full bath. 3rd bedroom is smaller and would also make a great office/computer room just off the kitchen. Pull down attic stairs. Plenty of storage area in the basement plus a separate room that could be used as a bedroom, rec room or possible office. Washer & dryer are included. Fenced back yard has above ground pool plus plenty of room to (0 comments)
All brick home with lots of possibilities. The enclosed foyer leads to the living room with full wall sandstone fireplace. Formal dining room can also be used for every day dining. Kitchen has new flooring and plenty of cabinets. 3 bedrooms plus full bath on the main level. 4th bedroom in the basement plus 2 full baths, kitchenette and could be related living. Nice sized sun room in the back. Large cement block garage with vinyl siding also has 100 amp service and water. New roof in 2008 on both house and garage. This home has been well maintained but (0 comments)
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