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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.



If you are thinking of selling your home soon, here is a very comprehensive list of "to do" things that you might want to consider.  These suggestions are, indeed, inexpensive and easy and will make a big impact. 50 Inexpensive Tips to Dramatically Increase the Value of Your Properties  By Tai A....
UPDATED 2019 The Skokie Lagoons - a Glencoe Treasure! Sometimes I cut off at Forestway Drive to drive along the beautiful Skokie Lagoons.  I'm amazed how many cars take this route even though it's slower and curvier than the larger Hibbard Road one block east.At any time of day, in any weather, t...
Wilmette to Begin New Solid Waste and Recycling Program - Wilmette is instituting a new program that will begin on March 29 with Veolia Environmental Services.  This will include waste, recycling and landscaping refuse. Essentially, Wilmette residents will be given new "toters," or plastic contai...
January home sales in Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, and Glencoe were not large, but it's January after all.  Everyone's waiting for the Super Bowl, right?  And since that happened last night . . . Well, here are the stats: Winnetka (9 sales) 509 Elder- listed at $775,000, sold for $550,000, 302...
New Trier Renovations and Winnetka Streetscape - What Now? As most of you know by now, the ballot referendum to raise $174,000,000 to renovate the physical  structure of New Trier High School in Winnetka was defeated yesterday.  The measure went down by a 63% to 37% margin (with 97% of the vote c...


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