Mag Mile agent Janet Owen has been mentioned in Crain’s Chicago Business and the Chicago Tribune for the sale of her listing at 189 E. Lake Shore Drive, PH 18, in Chicago’s Gold Coast. The listing is the city’s third sale over $10 million in the past year. The penthouse has 3,000-square-feet of outdoor terrace space and has breathtaking lake and city views. To read the Crain’s article, please click here. To read the Chicago Tribune article, please click here.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group President Michael Pierson has been quoted as one of the experts in Chicago real estate in a Chicago Tribune story about the proposed real estate tax increases. In the article, Michael offers his positive outlook that the market momentum and Chicago’s status as a world-class destination will continue to keep demand and prices of real estate up. To read the entire article, please click here.
The Chicago Tribune recently wrote a story about strong real estate sales volume and prices this past July. Our agent, Jennifer Mills Klatt, of the Home Discovery Team, was quoted within the article! The median price in Chicago in July was up 9.2 percent year to date and sales of existing single-family homes and condominiums in the Chicago area grew 9.6 percent. Jennifer weighs in, saying these results are not surprising, given demand is high and inventory is low. To read more about Jennifer’s thoughts and the rest of the article, please click here.
Sarah Taich, of our Gold Coast office, was mentioned in the Business and Real Estate sections of the Chicago Tribune for her listing at 1310 N. Astor Street. The four bedroom, three-full and one-half bath Gold Coast row house has a historical background and was designed by famed Chicago architect John Wellborn Root. Other features of the home include a roof deck and two fireplaces. To read the entire article, please click here.
2015 could be a big year for millennials who are thinking of embarking on home ownership, according to a new article in the Chicago Tribune. Low interest rates, slowly rising home prices and increased mortgage availability are giving hope to millennials entering the housing market. Crystal Tran of our Winnetka office offers her take on what millennials might be looking for in their search. To read the original article, please click here.
Jeff Lowe, of our Lincoln Park | Clark office, has been mentioned in the Chicago Tribune for the sale of his listing in the Southport Corridor neighborhood of Chicago. The home, located at 1207 W. Roscoe Street, has three bedrooms, two-full and one-half baths, and a beautiful back deck. To read the original article, please click here.
Jeff Lowe has been featured in both the Chicago Tribune and Crain’s. The Chicago Tribune article highlights Jeff’s listing at 1305 W. Waveland, which is a 5,400 square foot home that has six bedrooms, five full and two half bath, a custom kitchen, and natural stone baths. To read the Chicago Tribune article, please click here. In Crain’s, the story discusses Jeff’s client, Keating Crown, and his return to his hometown of Chicago. To read the Crain’s article, please click here.