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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.



My market reports tell me that prices are up but sales are down.  That seems to indicate a lack of inventory but everyone is commenting on how many "For Sale" signs they're seeing.  Certainly anything priced around $1million goes fairly fast. Here are the North Shore home sales for March WINNETKA...
Currently, the real estate market in Hubbard Woods, Winnetka looks like this:   53 homes for sale (priced from $599,000 to $7,750,000.)  See all Homes for Sale in Hubbard Woods Of those, 10 were new listings 7 homes under contract (with contingencies) 4 homes that are pending (contingencies clear...
My Facebook friend Holly Marihugh (we have yet to meet in person and will have that coffee soon!) writes beautifully about her adopted home, Winnetka, IL.  I write a real estate blog about Winnetka and love stories about residents that tell readers a little more about the type of people that live...
Updated 2019   The Bottle Shop Wilmette, IL Did you know that women are in charge of most of the wine shopping? That is why the Bottle Shop in Wilmette came into existence!  The wines are organized by grape rather than by region and most wines are priced under $30 with the average around $15. Th...
There is an impassioned debate happening in Wilmette right now over development plans for the Wilmette Park District's Gillson and Langdon beaches.  Gillson Beach is 59 acres and Langdon is 3.4 acres.   The issue?  Repairs and redevelopment versus repairs and less development.  Both sides agree t...
UPDATED 2019 1500 Sheridan Road in Wilmette is a condo complex on the lakefront across the street from the Plaza del Lago shopping mall.  The area is also referred to as "No Man's Land."The 1500 Sheridan Road condos is 109-unit building that offers two, three, and four bedroom apartments on eithe...
 UPDATED 2019 1420 Sheridan Road in Wilmette IL was built in 1969 and still has the look of a beautiful new building. Perhaps it's the all-glass exterior that reflects black during the day or the fact that it's set back the farthest from the street, but it has a gorgeous presence along the lakefr...
UPDATED 2019 1630 Sheridan Road is the northernmost building along the strip of residential buildings called No Man's Land.  It is a cooperative building, not a condo.  Of the seven buildings, only two are cooperatives:  1630 Sheridan Road and 1410 Sheridan Road.  They are easy to remember becaus...
UPDATED 2019 HOMES FOR SALE IN THE HUBBARD WOODS SCHOOL DISTRICT Hubbard Woods School in Winnetka is located at 1110 Chatfield Road, just south of Tower Road. Children that attend this school live north of Pine Street, south of Scott Street and a section of east Winnetka that is north of Tower Ro...
Holly Marihugh is a Winnetka resident who clearly loves her town.  Her informative and insighful posts on Facebook caught my attention and I asked her if I could feature some of her articles.  This post is about two dedicated Winnetka residents and their commitment to their community.     Taking ...

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