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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UPDATED 2019 MOVING TO EVANSTON ILLINOIS? Evanston, Illinois is a thriving multi-faceted city that borders the city of Chicago on its south side and sits alongside Lake Michigan. It offers many different neighborhoods, good schools, and is home to Northwestern University. There are an incredib...
UPDATED 2020 ELMWOOD DUNES PRESERVE IN WILMETTE IL I never knew that Wilmette had a forgotten strip of beachfront that was covered in tangled buckthorn and other invasive species. Knowing what lakefront property sells for when a potential developer sees it, this amazed me.Wilmette resident Patr...
You know what they say about death and taxes. With that in mind, why not have your taxes managed by someone who is totally in touch with what he does. Someone who actually understands that accounting is far more than the numbers on the form.Jay Greenstein is a Certified Public Account with Weis...
Winding down - end of year type numbers. While home sales happen every day, some home sellers are removing their homes from the market for the holidays. I don't think that makes sense - the seller may miss the perfect home buyer because their house was unlisted.Here's the real estate update fo...
One year apart, and yet so close. Home sales in the North Shore - Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Northfield, and Glencoe stayed steady except for the difference in list price.Take a look at this chart:Total home sales were the same. But there is a big improvement in list price verse sell pric...
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