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plainfield il real estate: A Question TONS of Buyers Ask Me Regarding Final Price... - 02/21/12 12:30 PM
Recently I have had a lot of buyers ask "How close are home selling to list price?" I remember when I first got into real estate, homes were selling 3-4% of list price. So I went back to 2008 and pulled some numbers for Plainfield. I could only pull the first 500 closed properties because that is what the MLS allows me to do. But in 2008, sold properties closed averaging 95.59% of their final list price. This is a 4.41% difference between property sale prices and their final list price. In 2011 (in Plainfield), the sold properties closed averaging 95.95% (1 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Home sales in Plainfield, Illinois December, 2011 - 01/16/12 04:07 PM
During the month of December, 2011, 73 single family homes sold in Plainfield IL. Of the 73, 13 were short sales and 25 were short sales. The average market time was 188 with the minimum being 1 day and the maximum 1,239 days. The minimum home sold for $73,000 and the maximum sold for $495,000. The average home listed at $227,651 selling at $216,008. (0 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Freddie Mac Replaced A Sump Pump! - 01/16/12 03:30 PM
Yep - you read it correctly! Last week I attended my home inspection with my buyer and the home inspector made a comment about the sump pump. We discussed it and my buyer knows he will replace it as soon as he moves in. The day after the home inspection, the listing agent emailed me how the inspection went. I told him that it went really well and the only issue was the sump pump had really high water and that the inspector told me "If it rains, you need to come over and take this plug out and plug this (0 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Illinois Included in "10 States With the Highest Foreclosure Rates" - 01/16/12 03:12 PM
Per Realtor.com magazine (January 13, 2012), Illinois is included in the 10 states with the highest foreclosure rates. 1. Nevada: 6 percent (1 in 16 housing units received at least one foreclosure filing in 2011) 2. Arizona: 4.14 percent (or 1 in 24) 3. California: 3.19 percent (or 1 in 31) 4. Georgia: 2.71 percent (or 1 in 37) 5. Utah: 2.32 percent (or 1 in 43) 6. Michigan: 2.21 percent 7. Florida: 2.06 percent 8. ILLINOIS 1.95 percent 9. Colorado: 1.78 percent 10. Idaho: 1.77 percent
plainfield il real estate: 669 Single Family Homes For Sale In Plainfield IL as of January 1, 2012 - 01/01/12 11:11 AM
Currently there are 669 single family homes on the market in Plainfield, Illinois. The average list price is $261,729 with an average market time of 236 days. There are 36 single family homes with 2 or less bedrooms with an average list price of $183,976 and an average market time of 309 days. There are 224 single family homes with 3 bedrooms with an average list price of $195,434 and an average market time of 214 days. There are 367 single family homes with 4 bedrooms with an average list price of $298,669 and an average market time of 244 days, There (0 comments)
plainfield il real estate: 909 Homes Sold in Plainfield IL in 2011 - 01/01/12 11:06 AM
In 2011, a single family home in Plainfield, IL sold for an average of $217,864 with an average market time of 157 days. Compare that to 2010 when 823 homes sold with the average home selling for $236,395 with an average market time of 161 days. 30 homes sold with 2 bedrooms or less averaging a sold price of $137,937 337 homes sold with 3 bedrooms averaging a sold price of $170,427 494 homes sold with 4 bedrooms averaging a sold price of $244,906 48 homes sold with 5 or more bedrooms averaging a sold price of $322,562 (0 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Testimonial from a Plainfield IL Homebuyer - 08/18/11 07:23 PM
LaNita is an amazing realtor as well as a great person. She stuck with us every step of the way in buying our home in Plainfield, IL. for a few months! She was always enthusiastic, patient, and encouraging (which is great considering how much time we spent looking at homes together). LaNita is always pleasant, real, and thinking of your best interests, she also knows how to handle stressful situations in a professional way. You can feel confident that you are being taken care of in the best possible way when buying a home with her. She has the experience and (0 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Plainfield's Current Market Situation, August 2011 - 08/18/11 07:21 PM
Currently in the Plainfield, IL market, there are 886 homes listed for sale. Homes range from 79,900 to $2,200,000. Of the 886 homes listed, 262 are short sales ranging from $85,000 to $549,900. 63 are bank owned/foreclosed homes ranging from $66,000 to $549,875. Whether you are interested in buying a traditional, bank-owned or a short sale, contact LaNita Cates with REMAX Realty of Joliet. Call 630-341-1545 or visit www.lanitacates.com. (2 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Testimonial from a Plainfield IL Homebuyer - 07/30/11 10:21 AM
We used Lanita to help us purchase our home. She is knowledgeable, thorough and very hard working. We had a very difficult seller and she fought for us more than I could have expected. She will really go the extra mile. If you don't contact her, you are missing out!!! Larry Giovannetti Closed 07/01/2011 on 2503 Joe Adler Drive, Plainfield IL (2 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Closed Homes - May, 2011 vs. May 2010 for Plainfield, Illinois - 06/26/11 08:13 PM
Eighty-two homes sold during the month of May, 2011 in Plainfield, IL. Of the 82 homes, 16 were bank-owned properites, 13 were short sales and the rest were "traditional" sales. Prices ranged from $69,900 to $565,000. Compare this to the month of May, 2010 when 101 homes sold in Plainfield. Of the 101 homes, 34 homes were bank-owned and 15 short sales and the rest were traditional sales. Prices ranged from $68,900 to $545,000. If you are looking for a home in the Plainfield area, call LaNita Cates with REMAX Realty of Joliet. As a resident of Plainfield for over 16 (0 comments)
GORGEOUS HOME ON LARGE CORNER LOT WITH VIEW OF POND. 4 LARGE BEDROOMS WITH A LOFT. FIRST FLOOR OFFICE/DEN. HARDWOOD IN KITCHEN AND BREAKFAST AREA. KITCHEN ISLAND. DOUBLE SINKS IN BOTH FULL BATHS. LARGE MASTER BEDROOM WITH SITTING AREA. FULL UNFINISHED BASEMENT PLUMBED FOR BATHROOM. FENCED YARD WITH PATIO. MOST APPLIANCES STAYING. HOME IS REALLY BEAUTIFUL AND MOVE-IN READY. SHORT SALE. Priced to sell at 229,900! 2410 Boxwood Lane, Plainfield
plainfield il real estate: Plainfield IL Home for Sale - Gorgeous! - 03/31/11 10:37 AM
Gorgeous 3,100 square foot custom-built home located in Central Plainfield! No neighbor behind/to one side! 4 large bedrooms, office, loft, bonus room, breakfast room, formal dining room, oversized kitchen w/island....the list goes on in this beautiful home. Fireplace. 6 foot vinyl fence and 3 car garage. All appliances stay. Brick paver patio. Purchased in 2006 for $380,000 so priced to sell! Listed at $343,900 24110 Simo Drive, Plainfield
plainfield il real estate: Plainfield IL Real Estate Agents + Plainfield IL Real Estate News - REMAX - 10/08/10 08:16 PM
Six homes sold in Plainfield IL during the week of October 4-8, 2010. Only 1 was a foreclosure and 1 sold as a short sale. 2116 Beldon Ct. $145,000 (S) 2105 Ashbrook Ct. $179,750 1800 Westbrook Ct. $215,000 5616 Riviera Blvd. $215,000 25906 Meadowland Circle $385,000 22532 Lake Mary Drive $402,000 Average sold price was $256,958 and average market time was 98 days. (2 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Fannie Mae National Housing Survey Results - 09/17/10 06:13 PM
Fannie Mae issued a Hot Topic Alert titled, Fannie Mae Releases Latest National Housing Survey Results. New National Housing Survey Results Released Fannie Mae has released results of its second survey this year on Americans' views and attitudes toward housing. The comprehensive survey polled homeowners and renters between June 2010 and July 2010 to assess their confidence in homeownership as an investment, the current state of their household finances, views on the U.S. housing finance system, and overall confidence in the economy. Findings are compared to a similar survey conducted by Fannie Mae from December 2009 to January 2010 and released (5 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Plainfield IL Homes Sold Sept. 6-10, 2010 - 09/10/10 07:59 PM
Nine homes sold in Plainfield IL for the week of September 6-10, 2010. Three of those homes were foreclosures. 1716 Silver Ridge Ct., Sold for $150,000 (F) 13959 Idaho Ct. Sold for $190,225 (F) 13006 Grande Poplar Circle Sold for $205,000 (F) 16521 Winding Creek Road Sold for $255,500 24341 Shagbark Drive Sold for $258,000 25308 Knoll Road Sold for $288,500 13647 Golden Meadow Drive Sold for $306,000 16411 S. Harmon Lane Sold for $349,000 26101 Stewart Ridge Drive Sold for $480,000 The average market time was 50 days, which is really incredible in this market! As a 15 year resident (0 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Home Sales in Plainfield IL Week of August 16-20, 2010 - 08/24/10 09:57 PM
Seventeen homes were sold during the week of August 16-20, 2010. Of the 17 homes, one was a foreclosure and 2 were short sales. Prices ranged from $137,000 to $446,000. The average market time was 70 days. For all your home selling and home buying needs, please call LaNita Cates with REMAX Realty of Joliet. As a 15 year resident of Plainfield, I can help you from beginning to end. Call me at 630-341-1545 or email lanitacates.com. To sign up to view homes, visit www.lanitacates.com (0 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Plainfield IL Homes For Sale - 08/18/10 05:36 PM
If you are looking to purchase a home in Plainfield IL, please call LaNita Cates with REMAX Realty of Joliet. LaNita has been a resident of Plainfield for 15 years and knows the market and area extremely well. There are currently 245 homes listed between $150,000 - $200,000. There are 330 homes listed between $201,000 and $300,000. If you are interested in knowing your buying power, which is the first step in home buying, please call LaNita Cates with REMAX Realty of Joliet. Please call 630-341-1545 or visit www.lanitacates.com
plainfield il real estate: Hidden River, Plainfield IL - 08/18/10 05:01 PM
Hidden River is located off of Route 59 in Plainfield just South of Renwick Road. In the past 6 months, only 1 home has closed in Hidden River: 16400 S. Hidden River Circle sold for $239,900. Listed at $239,900 it rec'd a contract in 2 days and was a bank owned property. There are only 3 active homes listed in Hidden River: 16414 Hidden River for $339,9009 24629 Sleep Hollow Lane for $289,900 16302 Riverwood Drive for $240,500 For all your home buying and selling needs, call LaNita Cates with REMAX Realty of Joliet. As a resident of Plainfield for 15 (0 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Summer Singles Conference Plainfield, IL - 08/07/09 09:19 AM
Saturday August 8, 2009 from 8:30am - 5:00pm St. Mary Immaculate Parish15629 S. Rt. 59, Plainfield, Illinois 60544 Conference for SinglesSt. Mary Immaculate Parish, Plainfield, IL is hosting a conference, "Enriched Relationships for Singles" on Saturday, August 8th. "This conference is an opportunity for personal growth and fun for all singles whether divorced, widowed or never married." says Kathy Yonker, event coordinator. She said participants will range from age 30 through 50's.Featured speaker, Dr. Richard Marks, a licensed professional counselor and ordained minister, is Executive Director of Marriage Works, Inc. in Bradenton FL. Dr. Marks is the author and founder of (0 comments)
plainfield il real estate: Plainfield IL Real Estate - 06/10/09 04:25 PM
Subdivision garage sale Friday June 12, 2009 - Saturday June 13, 2009 from 9:00am - 3:00pm Blackberry Ridge subdivision in Plainfield, Illinois Tons of items including baby items, books, cd, records, ect..., collectibles, computers, electronics, furniture, gaming systems, and tons more for all the details go to: www.garagesalestracker.com Call LaNita Cates for all your real estate needs in the Plainfield and surrounding areas. Call 630-341-1545 or visit www.lanitacates.com. (0 comments)
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