real estate: New Construction Homes For Sale In Chicago North Shore - 03/30/15 12:07 AM
Homes Built in Chicago North Shore, By Year
Follow the links below to see the available homes on the market: 
Deerfield homes built in 2015. New construction average price is $949,500. Evanston homes built in 2015 . New construction average price is $575,000. Glencoe homes built in 2015. New construction average price is $2,550,000. Glenview / Golf homes built in 2015. New construction average price is$496,547. Highland Park homes built in 2015. New construction average price is$792,500. Kenilworth homes built in 2014. New construction average price is $3,125,000. Lake Bluff homes built in 2014. New construction average price is $515,000. Lake Forest homes built in 2015 New construction average … (1 comments)

real estate: Glenview, IL Homes By Price Range - 03/04/15 01:53 AM
Looking to buy or sell a home in Glevniew, IL?
Currently there are 228 homes on the market with an average listing  price of $716,914. 125 homes are under contract. 804 were sold year to date with an average sale price of $487,337. 
URL's to available homes on HomesByHaris by price range: 
Once on the selected web page, it is easy to save the search, filter by subdivision, filter by property type, baths, beds, garage spaces, lot size & year built. 
$0 to $200,000 $200,000 to $300,000 $300,000 to $400,000 $400,000 to $500,000 $500,000 to $600,000  $600,000 to $700,000  $700,000 to $800,000  $800,000 to … (1 comments)

real estate: Northbrook, IL Condos & Town Homes - 02/18/15 04:38 AM
Northbrook Condos & Townhouses
Currently there are 68 attached single family homes available in Northbrook, IL with an average price of $363,913.
262 condos or town homes were sold year to date with an average sold price of $303,847. 
Follow the URL's below to HomesByHaris and see what's on the market today in Northbrook Condos & Town Home Subdivision.
Shermer Place Mission Hills Meadow Ridge Normandy Hill Northbook County Citadel Northbrook Pointe Picardy Circle Shermer Square  Northbrook Condos & Town Homes For Sale
Condos & Townhouses For Sale By Subdivision In Northbrook Neighboring Areas
TOWN HOMES IN … (1 comments)

real estate: Real Estate Digest with Haris ~ RE/MAX Villager Glenview - 11/24/14 10:48 PM
Buying or selling a home in Chicago North Shore or Chicago Northwest suburbs?

Below are the recent real estate tips from
What To Bring When Applying For A Mortgage ~ Mortgage Checklist
Buying a new home is an exciting time but also a very big decision. To make sure everything goes smoothly; once pre approved for your mortgage, you begin your home search while at the same time gathering the paperwork for your lender.  Here is a mortgage application checklist that will help you when working with your mortgage professional.

Make Your Home Easier To Sell With These … (0 comments)

real estate: Vranac Wine In Chicago-land - 04/16/12 01:07 PM
Finding products from the Balkans in a multicultural Chicago is not that difficult. Being from the restaurant family I'm always happy to try something new, especially if there is a great product that is in a way connected to my roots. 
Not too long ago I was visiting my family in Slovenia and they had to pack some home goods. The only liquid thing that I took was home made olive oil from Slovenian Istria and Grappa. Slivovtz from Bosnia was available but not to my liking. Some great ideas for next blog posts. 
My father offered a bottle of Vranac … (0 comments)

real estate: Lowest Morgage Rates In Past 50 Years - 08/18/11 05:59 AM
From my Facebook news feed to Haris's north of Chicago real estate and other stuff blog.
Freddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) released today the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing mortgage rates, fixed and adjustable, reaching all-time record lows providing further incentive for those homeowners looking to refinance. The 30-year fixed averaged 4.15 percent, breaking the previous record low of 4.17 percent set November 11, 2010.30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 4.15 percent with an average 0.7 point for the week ending August 18, 2011, down from last week when it averaged 4.32 percent. Last year at this time, … (0 comments)

real estate: The Last And The Final Reason Why You Should Use A Realtor - 08/14/11 09:42 AM
As a full time real estate agent I'm every day on the ActiveRain real estate network to find out more from the industry. Tips, motivation, latest news, trends, etc.
Finally I found a perfect reason why not to sell by owner: "Because even the founder and former chief operating officer of sold his home using a Realtor Jesse Buckler of Bond New York and paid 6%.
No need to search on Google, Yahoo or Bing to see the search results for By Owner Vs. Realtor.  The answer is here.
We can find the article on The Wall Street Journal … (5 comments)

real estate: Mount Prospect Real Estate Trends - 06/10/11 03:11 PM
Mount Prospect, IL Real Estate Trends
The pie chart below is showing the percentage of sold homes that were short sale, REO (foreclosed) and regular sale homes. In Mount Prospect, IL  detached single family homes show that 25% of the sales were foreclosures and short sales, while the number of those sales with townhomes and condos is much higher. The national average for the first quarter is 39% for REO's or foreclosures.

If you are thinking of buying or selling in Mount Prospect, feel free to contact me for any real estate needs you may have. No … (0 comments)

real estate: Is This Home On The Market? - 01/30/11 07:18 AM
Is this home on the market? This may be your question.
Not too long ago I wrote a blog post "Sick Of Looking Around The Web For A Home". With that post I wanted to show how easy it could be to get the accurate information with the help of a Realtor. I took a couple of snap shots to illustrate how the MLS looks in your inbox.  A home on the market that you are looking at on the market today, may be long gone, because the data on the big sites is not up to date.
I followed the … (0 comments)

real estate: My North Of Chicago Twitter Tweets - 01/15/11 07:31 AM
To tweet or not to tweet? Why not, if the followers are really following and you follow what the follower has to say. Follow?

Here are some interesting findings and statistics that may help you with twitter. This is from someone who does not tweet a lot.
If you'd like to know How often do you tweet? Just type your twitter user name and you'll have the result in no time. I tweet on average 2.9 tweets per day.
Not to long ago ActiveRain added Short URL Clicks. As I type I have more than 320 followers and many times … (2 comments)

real estate: Northern Cook County Recycling - 01/14/11 05:02 AM
Northern Cook County Village Christmas Tree Pickup and Holiday Light Recycling Program
All holiday string lighting and extension cords can be dropped off at various locations throughout northern Cook County.
Locations below are for Holiday Light Recycling Program. Follow the link of your community to find the locations for tree pick up and other recycling programs they may offer.
Village of Arlington Heights Public Works 222 N Ridge Avenue Monday - Friday: 7:30 am to 3:00 pm November 22, 2010 - January 31, 2011
(847) 368-5800 or (847) 368-5760Village of Arlington Heights
Village of Elk Grove Village - Health and Community Services 901 Wellington Avenue Monday - … (0 comments)

real estate: Independent And Foreign Movies In Chicago Northern Suburbs - 01/09/11 08:05 AM
While searching years ago on where to see an independent movie, the answers were and still are the same. Landmark Theaters!
Landmark's Renaissance Place in downtown Highland Park is my first choice and it looks like the only one. The theater is located at 1850 Second Street. There is 3 hours free parking in the underground garage. If you come early you can have a quick slice of NY pizza across the street as an idea. I did drive to Landmark on Clark Street to see A Single Man by Tom Ford, since it was a limited release.
I visited many … (2 comments)

real estate: North Of Chicago Suburbs Real Estate Trends - 01/04/11 07:35 AM
North Of Chicago Real Estate Suburban Numbers in January 2011
The snap shots below taken from MRED MLS real estate data illustrate current real estate market conditions year to date. In the real estate market category on my North Of Chicago real estate and other stuff blog there are more detailed market conditions for some of the areas in North And Northwest Chicago Suburbs. 
Arlington Heights

Des Plaines




Morton Grove

Mount Prospect




Park Ridge






real estate: Northfield Township Property Reassessment - 01/03/11 08:07 AM
 Among the findings from the Northfield Township reassessment:
Northfield is the 11th of 14 north suburban townships to be mailed during this triennial reassessment. There were 1,507 home sales in Northfield Township since the last triennial reassessment in 2007, down from 2,720 home sales during the prior triennial period (2004 to 2007). The median sale price for single-family homes and other non-condo residential properties fell to $529,000 in 2009 from $601,250 in 2008 – a 12% decline. There were 708 total foreclosure filings for Northfield Township since the last triennial reassessment (97 filings in 2007, 260 filings in 2008 and 351 … (0 comments)

real estate: From North Of Chicago Real Estate Blog In 2010 - 01/01/11 07:01 AM
While reading many blogs and articles on the web with "top 10" titles, or titles like "the most this and that"; here is a bit different summary of my North Of Chicago Real Estate and other stuff blog.
There are a few places where I monitor what was the most read, clicked, searched. Since Haris's Blog and is provided and hosted by ActiveRain I would first look at the clicks and views of my posts. With my coffee in the morning MyBlogLog would be the next choice. Of course Google analytics would be the next one. These are the most … (0 comments)

real estate: Uniqe Gifts In Chicago's North Shore - 12/20/10 06:18 AM
Morton Grove Coins And Collectiblesis a great place where we can find a unique gift.
If you are out of ideas and the Holiday's are here and the year is ending here are few suggestions.
 2010 Silver Eagle 1oz Silver is $34 today ... while was less than $20 in 2008. This type of a gift can help us to remember the occasion.

 New One Dollar coin collection is fun and affordable. Every year United States Mint releases four new presidents. Time flies and the albums fill quickly. Can be fun addiction, while learning, saving and one … (2 comments)

real estate: Events In Park Ridge , IL - 12/18/10 11:21 AM
 Events in Park Ridge and neighboring areas.
Sunday, December 19, 2010 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmJoin us at Oakton Ice Arena to skate with Santa and his ‘Elves’. Then stay and enjoy watching some of Oakton’s finest skaters perform at our free exhibition.
More information this and other upcoming events on Park Ridge Park District's website. 
To find other events in surrounding park districts follow the links below.
Des Plaines Park District
Niles Park District 
Skokie Park District
You can find about upcoming Local Events and more on my North Of Chicago real estate and other stuff blog.

real estate: Condos And Townhouses Group On Active Rain - 12/13/10 05:15 AM
As I'm approaching my first big milestone of 100,000 points on Active Rain and decided to start a new group. I was so trilled of starting a group that I even made a little image for this invite.
Condos and Townhouses Group on Active Rain.

Join the group and share your knowledge about condominium and townhouse living in your area.
There are so many related topics to write about. Here are a few of the topics we could share here. 
Condominium market statistics.
What are the amenities the particular community have to offer?
What is included in the assessment?

real estate: Sick Of Looking Around The Web For A Home - 12/12/10 06:45 AM
If you are sick of looking around the web for your dream home you need to contact a Realtor to help you.
Usually when the buyers are sick of looking on the web because they were thinking ....
They were thinking that the property they like is still on the market ....
They thought that the particular home had this many bedrooms ... the property tax was way too big, didn't know if the home was a regular sale or short sale ....and the list goes on ..
If you would like to receive properties in your in-box this is … (0 comments)

real estate: Dear Approved Short Sale Buyer - 12/11/10 11:51 AM
I have shown many short sale homes here in the area and only one of them was approved out of ten. Here is a short summary from both sides, as a listing agent and as a buyer's agent on an approved short sale. 
One of my listings was approved not too long ago and the bank was asking X amount of money. Since a short sale is a long, long process you will find that the approved ones are on the market way longer than a 100 days and most probably they had previous offers. Let's say the first buyer went … (3 comments)

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