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By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 11
We now have the Wilmette IL Real Estate market report for July 2016. Today we are going to take a look at how Wilmette Real Estate is doing in the last month through July 14th 2016 as compared to the same time frame, last year. First the whole market, all types of properties. We have a 9% gain in...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 0
 2016 has been an unusual year for real estate in the North Shore suburbs of Winnetka, Kenilworth, Wilmette, Glencoe, and Northfield.  Almost across the board, we have had a surplus of inventory with long market times for sales.  This is very unlike much of the country that is experiencing low in...

By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 20
It is interesting, a few of the communities celebrate their fireworks on the 3rd of July and some and tradition would be tonight on the 4th. The city of Chicago does it on July 3rd as well as Wilmette in Gilson Park Beach. We went there last night and had a great time. There were thousands of peo...

By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 10
The Wilmette IL Real Estate scene continues to be extremely active and shows no signs of backing down. It is a great opportunity for both home buyers and sellers at this point and today we will discuss the stats. Viewing the complete market we have a 9.8% gain in new listings of all types of prop...

By Art Wilson, Realtor - Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 0
By Art Wilson, RealtorWilmette's May Property sales were 57, up 18.8% from 48 in May of 2015 and -3.4% lower than the 59 sales last month. May 2016 sales were at their highest level compared to May of 2015 and 2014. May YTD sales of 192 are running 27.2% ahead of last year's year-to-date sales of...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 2
What exactly is an absorption rate?  Apparently, other industries have used this metric for decades but real estate is just catching up.  It's a good tool to understand home market inventory and the rate of sale.Briefly, absorption rates means the rate at which a market absorbs or uses up invento...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 19
Wilmette IL homes are some of the nicest in the Chicago North Shore. You will find tree lined, cobble stone streets in Beautiful cute neighborhoods where it is quiet and so desirable to live. It is no wonder this is such a popular community to call home.  On Sunday we took a long walk through Wil...

By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 10
The Wilmette IL Real Estate scene is really active as we see the market report for the month of April of 2016 as compared to 2015. Wilmette IL has a 55.3% change in closed sales of all property types and a 11.7% change in inventory of homes and condos. The Spring Real Estate market really went in...

By Art Wilson, Realtor - Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 0
By Art Wilson, RealtorWilmette's April Property sales were 51, up 34.2% from 38 in April of 2015 and 112.5% higher than the 24 sales last month. April 2016 sales were at their highest level compared to April of 2015 and 2014. April YTD sales of 127 are running 23.3% ahead of last year's year-to-d...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 0
At the pace of new construction happening on the North Shore (after the recession hiatus) builders will have to repeat the cycle and tear down their original homes!  Clearly it's not that bad (or good, depending on whom you are talking to) but the pace is frenetic.In Winnetka, 33 homes have been ...

By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 21
We closed Wednesday on 1829 Wilmette Ave #C Wilmette IL 60091 a townhouse with 3 bedrooms and a 4th in the basement and four and a half bathrooms with a two car attached garage. The property was listed for $549,000 and my buyer clients, a couple are very happy. This is the second sale I have done...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 2
Cooperative living is rare on the North Shore - there are, in fact, only three buildings in the area that are co-ops and all three are in Wilmette.Two are located along Sheridan Road on the lake across from Plaza del Lago, and the third is near Linden Square near the "L" station.Essentially, a co...

By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 17
The Wilmette IL Real Estate report for April is out and the stats are a bit lower than last year at this time. 2015 was a booming market but at this time we have 13.5% less new listings of all types of property, this includes single family homes as well as condos. This reporting period shows 17.2...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 0
There are four elementary schools in Wilmette, IL that are comprised of grades K-4th grade.  Going east to west, they are:Central School  - 910 Central Ave. McKenzie - 649 Prairie Ave.Harper - 1101 DartmouthRomona - 600 Romona Rd.The school district boundaries:  Homes for sale in the Central Scho...

By Art Wilson, Realtor - Chicago's North Shore
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 0
By Art Wilson, RealtorWilmette's March Property sales were 24, down -17.2% from 29 in March of 2015 and -4.0% lower than the 25 sales last month. March 2016 sales were at their lowest level compared to March of 2015 and 2014. March YTD sales of 76 are running 16.9% ahead of last year's year-to-da...

By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 22
Wilmette, Illinois is a nice North Shore community, about 14 miles from downtown Chicago. It is located in Cook County and was honored by Business Week in 2007 as one of the top ten best places to raise children in the country. It is just north of the town of Evanston and is on the shores of Lake...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 1
 The first quarter is behind us and Wilmette's real estate statistics are not as strong as last year.   The average sale price for first quarter of 2016 is down by 15% - however total sales are up by 18%. Market time is a around three months which indicates a seller's market - which is in contras...

By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 14
Wilmette, Illinois is a desired North Shore community, about 14 miles from downtown Chicago. It is located in Cook County and was honored by Business Week in 2007 as one of the top ten best places to raise children in the country. It is just north of the town of Evanston and is on the shores of L...

By Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917
(Coldwell Banker)
Comments 19
The Wilmette Real Estate report for March 2016 has just come in and is very positive. The numbers are really surprising and shows how popular Wilmette IL real estate is these days. People really love Wilmette and the Spring market is booming a little early. We are seeing a 33.8% gain in new listi...

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