Lincoln Park Clybourn agent Mario Greco, Evanston’s Katrina de los Reyes, and Naperville agent Kathy Melone were all quoted today in a story about the current real estate market. Mario spoke about Humboldt Park and the surrounding neighborhoods. Katrina, weighed in on West Ridge and Kathy commented on conditions in the western suburbs. To read the entire article, please click here.
South Side real estate is heating up in Hyde Park in the Kenwood neighborhood, and Chicago Tribune interviewed Gold Coast agent Susan O’Connor Davis for her expertise on the area! Susan offers her observation that Hyde Park is unlike any other neighborhood in the city and offers a broad range of real estate choices. To read the entire article, please click here.
2015 was a terrific year for our company and the honors are pouring in! We are proud to have more than 26 agents and 8 Top Offices recognized by Real Data in Chicago Agent Magazine.
Highest Closings – We want to give a special recognition to Janet Owen, who had both the highest single family home and condo closing in 2015. Congratulations!
Impressive closings were also achieved by Jean Anderson, Daria Andrews, Dede Banks, Kris Berger, Sandra Bercovitz, Harold Blum, Eileen Brennan, Maureen Butler, Mona Hellinga, Suzie Hempstead, Diane M. Karpman, Diane Kwiatt, Maureen O’Grady-Tuohy, Karen Strey Rappaport and Sam Tarara.
Top Offices – Congratulations to Lake Forest for being #1 in Lake County and to Libertyville for a great showing. Congrats to four of the top 20 offices in Chicago: Lincoln Park Clybourn, Mag Mile, Gold Coast and Lincoln Park Clark, and to Hinsdale and Glen Ellyn for being named top offices in DuPage County.
Thank you to all of our agents who make these offices great!
Classically designed by architects Mayo & Mayo, 1010 Michigan Avenue is a 10,000 square foot Tudor style home with eight bedrooms, five full and one half bathrooms. Mayo & Mayo designed many North Shore mansions, and this particular residence listed by Cheryl Holm of our Evanston office, has a carved limestone fireplace and intricate ceiling ornamentation. To read the entire article, please click here.
Elmhurst agent Diane M. Karpman’s upcoming new development, Case Study Houses 2111, was featured in The Architect’s Newspaper! Designed by architect Peter Nicholas, Case Study Houses 2111, four modernistic mid-century homes, are inspired by the Case Study project as well as homes in California. They are three and four bedroom homes with about 3,400 square feet of living space and an abundance of private outdoor space. Please click here to read the article.
In a story about numerous teardowns in Chicago’s popular neighborhoods, Lincoln Park Clybourn agent Mario Greco offered his insight into the advantages of new-construction homes versus fixer-uppers. Greco said that in Lakeview particularly, there is less demand for fixer-uppers because buyers want to move once they find something they like. To read the entire article, please click here.