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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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2011 

Wilmette District 39 - School Tax Referendum Coming Up Tax increases have always been a volatile issue and it's no different with this referendum that proposes a tax increase to raise $6,375,000 to address a $5,500,000 budget shortfall.  Affected by this referendum are all District 39 schools:   ...
02/25/2011
"Rockin' Winter Beach Bash" at the Kenilworth Club Winter seem a little loooooong to you this year?  I think that's the general sentiment all around.   You can celebrate the coming of Spring a little early this year at the Kenilworth Club this Saturday (February 26) from 8:00 pm to midnight.  Bri...
02/22/2011
5 Good Reasons to Sell Your Wilmette Home NOW Many potential sellers wait for the vaunted SPRING market to list their homes for sale - it's tradition! The weather is improving, bulbs are pushing up, and buyers will start sniffing around again.   But there are some very good reasons to get on the ...
02/16/2011
5 Good Reasons to Sell Your Winnetka Home NOW Many potential sellers wait for the vaunted SPRING market to list their homes for sale - it's tradition! The weather is improving, bulbs are pushing up, and buyers will start sniffing around again.   But there are some very good reasons to get on the ...
02/16/2011
Downtown Wilmette Condos for Sale There are an abundance of condo choices if you are interested in living in downtown Wilmette.  Several new restaurants have opened and your choices are numerous.  There is also the theater, shopping, library and train station.  Wilmette is also in the planning st...
02/11/2011
FEBRUARY - North Shore Restaurant Month Some cities do a Restaurant Week - but Chicago's North Shore communities have decided to do something extra - make February "Restaurant Month." Selected restaurants will be offering various types of discounts or free appetizers or desserts.  Forty restauran...
02/07/2011
Save 20% on Everything at the Book Stall in Winnetka How?  Stop by the Book Stall all day on Saturday, February 12 to celebrate the store's 24 year anniversary.   This venerable store has outlasted and outsold all the local big box booksellers and is celebrating this accomplishment by offering e...
02/07/2011
Baird & Warner Real Estate - Most "Digitally Aware" of  Chicago Brokers! In an article written this week by Phil Butler of RealtyBizNews, Baird & Warner Real Estate is declared the hands-down winner for real estate website performance.  Butler takes a look at the Chicago real estate market throug...
02/06/2011
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like . . . Blizzard The blizzard arrived, just as forecast.  Fierce wind bringing huge drifts which I have not seen in 25 years of living in Chicago.  Just a few photos taken from the safety and warmth of my home.                                             I believe ...
02/02/2011
Home Sales for January 2011 Winnetka, Northfield, Wilmette, Kenilworth & Glencoe Wilmette had a significant edge over the other villages in closed home sales for January 2011, and this is a trend I've been seeing for the past several months.  Average market time is still very high indicating that...
02/01/2011
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