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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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2018 

Most residential real estate is sold as an "exclusive right-to-sell" listing.  That means that only one brokerage has signed up with you to list, market, and sell your home. That brokerage acts as your agent and you (the seller) agree to pay a commission to the agency regardless of whether the pr...
04/30/2018
If you need a rental home and want to stay in the New Trier School district (Winnetka, Kenilworth, Wilmette, Northfield, Glencoe, and a small part of Glenview and Northbrook) the choices are available for each price point. But rentals don't last too long on the market so you might need to act qu...
04/20/2018
 Both buyers and sellers often ask if they need to attend the closing of the home they just purchased or sold. It can be a tedious affair and who wants to sit around for hours waiting for funding,  survey corrections, walkthrough resolutions, and a myriad of other little matters that can cause de...
04/16/2018
March real estate activity in Hubbard Woods is heating up - it's the Spring market and many new homes are coming on the market.  NEW LISTINGS: 1408 Asbury - $895,000 (under contract)         975 Vernon - $899,000         1417 Scott - $925,000          1233 Forest Glen - $1,150,000         804 Boa...
04/09/2018
Home sales are starting to pick up as we roll along in the 2018 spring market. Click your village below to see all sales in March plus current statistics on homes for sale: WINNETKA WILMETTE KENILWORTH GLENCOE NORTHFIELD GLENVIEW   To CONTACT Margaret Goss, please call 847-977-6024 or email:  mar...
04/09/2018
In Glenview IL , there were 84 home sales in Glenview, IL:   The current real estate market in Glenview IL: Homes for sale:  219 Priced: $194,900 to $5,595,000 Homes under contract/pending: 100 Absorption rate: 4.6 months  (balanced market tilting toward seller's market) Condos for sale: 84 Price...
04/08/2018
In Northfield, there were 8 home sales in March:  The current real estate market in Northfield IL: Homes for sale: 40 Priced: $380,000 to $3,999,000 Homes under contract/pending: 14 Absorption rate: 6.5 months (fairly balanced market tilting toward buyer's market) Condos for sale:  4 Priced:  $18...
04/08/2018
In Glencoe, there were  13 closed home sales in March:  The current real estate market in Homes for sale: 102 Priced: $299,900 to $5,950,000 Homes under contract/pending: 28 Absorption rate: 7.75 months Condos for sale: 4 Priced:  $229,000 to $350,000 Median price for the past 12 months:  SEE ALL...
04/08/2018
In March , there were 4 closed home sales in Kenilworth  The current real estate market in Homes for sale:  43 Priced: $429,900 to $7,749,000 Homes under contract/pending:  14 Absorption rate:  9 months (buyer's market) Condos for sale: 0 Median price for the past 12 months - rising sale price   ...
04/08/2018
In Wilmette , there were 25 closed home sales in March:   The current real estate market in Wilmette: Homes for sale:  156 Priced:  $349,900 to $3,199,000 Homes under contract/pending: 99 Absorption rate:  5 months Condos for sale:  21 Priced: $175,000 to $1,600,000 Median price for the past 12 m...
04/08/2018
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