2015: Top 10 Luxury Homes in Batavia IL - 01/06/16 12:25 AM
Most Expensive Homes Sold in Batavia IL in 2015
Over 420 homes sold this year in Batavia.  We saw plenty of vacant land, condos, townhomes and single family homes of all price ranges.  However, we all like to peek into the world of extravagance.  So without further adieu, here are the Top 10 Most Expensive Homes Sold in Batavia in 2015.
 
 
 
As you can see, the Tanglewood Hills subdivision dominated sales of luxury homes in Batavia IL last year.  So let's take a look shall we?
 
#10 2314 Kane Ln
The first of 7 homes sold in Tanglewood Hills to make it into the list this year.  This brick and dryvit home offers 5BR/5.1BA … (2 comments)

2015: Top 10 Luxury Homes in Geneva IL - 01/03/16 02:33 AM
Most Expensive Homes Sold in Geneva IL in 2015
Over 540 homes sold this year in Geneva.  We saw plenty of vacant land, condos, townhomes and single family homes of all price ranges.  However, we all like to peek into the world of extravagance.  So without further adieu, here are the Top 10 Most Expensive Homes Sold in Geneva in 2015.
 
As you can see, the concentration of luxury homes in Geneva IL is located in the historic part of downtown just west of the river and south of State St.  So let's take a look shall we?
 
#10 616 Fulton St
An amazing family home in the heart of downtown.  This 5BR/4.2BA two story home … (0 comments)

2015: Top 10 Luxury Homes in St Charles IL - 12/29/15 01:45 AM
Most Expensive Homes Sold in St Charles IL in 2015
Over 1,000 homes sold this year in St Charles.  We saw plenty of vacant land, condos, townhomes and single family homes of all price ranges.  However, we all like to peek into the world of extravagance.  So without further adieu, here are the Top 10 Most Expensive Homes Sold in St Charles in 2015.
 
 
 
As you can see, there wasn't one concentration of luxury homes in St Charles IL, they were spread all over town.  So let's take a look shall we?
 
#10 4N812 Old Farm Rd
Boasting 5 bedrooms and 6.2 baths, this brick and stone home … (7 comments)

2015: School Supply Lists for St Charles, IL - 07/16/15 06:20 AM
2015-2016 St Charles School Supply Lists
The countdown has begun...
Children in St Charles will be heading back to school in a few weeks so the time-honored tradition of school supply shopping has begun.  Kids may not like the idea of summer coming to an end, but something about shopping for the upcoming year tends to bring a smile.
St Charles teachers have mapped out the year ahead, prepared their lesson plans, and finished their supply lists.  So let the shopping begin!
Click the links below to download your St Charles school supply list.
 
Anderson Elementary School Bell-Graham Elementary School Corron Elementary School Davis Primary School Ferson … (1 comments)

2015: St Charles Real Estate Market Showing Positive Signs - 02/10/15 12:24 AM
Key real estate indicators point to a healthy real estate market in St Charles, Illinois.

The average asking price for a home in St Charles was up 7.6% in January over the previous year.  We're looking at an average price of just over $440,000.
Homes are selling quicker too!

The average home in St Charles is sitting on the market 165 days before getting a contract.  This is down 12% from last year and down dramatically from 2013 when it was taking over 200 days to sell.

Pending home sales are looking up with a slight increase of 5% … (1 comments)

2015: 2015 Mortgage Rates, Where Are They Headed? - 01/11/15 08:44 PM
According to four major entities, mortgage rates are expected to rise through 2015.  But how much will they rise?

Think back to the first quarter of 2013, mortgage rates were under 3.5% then they shot up and have been falling off ever since.  The volatility was due to the market trying to find an equilibrium point.

The main reason for trying to keep mortgage rates low was that the government was trying to spur the housing market and the economy at large.  However, the economy didn't quite rebound the way they expected.  So they kept rates low.  They were keeping that … (0 comments)

2015: Fox Valley Real Estate Starts Year Strong - 01/09/15 08:54 AM
The Fox Valley real estate market started 2015 strong with over one hundred new listings coming on the market!

One sure sign of consumer confidence in our local real estate market is the number of sellers putting their home on the market this week.  Here's a breakdown of activity by city;
St Charles 38 South Elgin 13 Geneva 12 Batavia 10 North Aurora 9 Sugar Grove 6 Elburn 4 Click on any of the city links above to view the newest homes on the market.
As we've been posting for the last month, winter is a prime time to sell your home, and if you're in the market to buy now … (0 comments)

 
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