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Real estate and community information for Chicago's North Shore suburbs of Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Northfield, and Glencoe. Selling single family homes, condos, new construction, and land on the North Shore since 1998. Includes market statistics, sold properties, community events, zoning, sports, restaurants and various real estate opinions and thoughts.
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Of course location affects home value!  We all know that.  But I'm wondering how much in terms of actual dollars and cents. When you buy a home in a compromised location (i.e. busy street, across from commercial buildings) you know you bought at a discount.  There are homes in Winnetka, Wilmette,...
02/13/2017
Consistently ranking high in numbers polls, my company's website, bairdwarner.com has received its eighth consistent international recognition.  With its easy-to-use interface and graphics, it's a standout in the busy realm of real estate brokerages. Our official announcement: We are proud to ann...
02/03/2017
Hubbard Woods is a charming section of Winnetka that is located on the north side of of the village.  It was named after Gilbert Hubbard who lived and developed the area in the 1870s in the years after the great Chicago fire.Hubbard Woods has one of the three main shopping areas located in Winnet...
02/03/2017
A new year and lots of new listings in Hubbard Woods.  There were a total of 22 "new" listings here but only 10 of those were really new to the market as opposed to having been taken off during the holidays and relisted. New Hubbard Woods Homes for Sale 1195 Asbury  $719,000Corner lot with 4 bedr...
01/31/2017
What's currently for sale in your village and how what were the sales statistics for 2016.  Click below for full report for your town. Winnetka WilmetteKenilworthGlencoeNorthfield 
01/30/2017
Mild temperatures in the Chicago area have spurred the spring real estate market into action a little earlier this year.  Many buyers have hit the streets and the new listing inventory is rising.   What does the Northfield IL real estate market look like now?Homes for sale:  35Low price:  $379,00...
01/30/2017
There are many new listings coming on the market as well as buyers out looking at them.  Our less-than-frigid winter has allowed the spring real estate market to start early. What does the real estate market look like today in Glencoe?Homes for sale:  74Low price:  $279,000High price:  $8,000,000...
01/30/2017
In January the weather is usually predictably cold - but not this year.  The fine weather has brought out many buyers as well as new listings (and old ones) entering the market.  Kenilworth has had high inventory for a while but Joseph Sears School is still a huge draw to people wanting an excell...
01/30/2017
Because I grew up in Los Angeles, I often read the blog posts of Active Rainers from Southern California. There are many, no doubt, but I always wanted to chat with Jane Peters.  Partly because she specializes in the Wilshire  Corridor, where I once worked in the 1980s, but also because I wondere...
01/28/2017
It's January 2017 and the fine weather is bringing out lots of buyers.  The real estate market in Wilmette IL was strong in 2016 - better than any of the other North Shore communities.  Wilmette continues to be a prime destination for buyers for many reasons including good schools, proximity to d...
01/25/2017
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