In a Daily Herald piece about generational marketplace trends, Theresa Anderson of our Glenview office provides her insight into ways agents can be helpful in getting a home ready to sell and finding out what works best according to a client’s needs. To read the entire article, please click here.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group released results of its first quarterly Homeowner Sentiment Survey showing that people’s perception of home value runs much deeper than standard measures of price and location. Nearly one-third of homeowners responded that they have considered selling their home in the near future to find a better fit for their changing lifestyles. Other findings included 88% of respondents place high value on updating and renovating a home over time and 94% of respondents saying that homeownership is important to their long-term financial planning. Overall, homeowners and prospective buyers believe housing has turned the corner! To read more information about the survey, please click here.
In an in-depth look at the real estate market through Managing Brokers’ eyes, Chicago Agent Magazine interviewed Vice President and Gold Coast and Mag Mile Managing Broker Jeani Jernstedt. Jeani weighs in on everything from how Millennials will impact home buying and selling, to Chicago versus East and West Coast real estate trends. Great insight Jeani! To read the entire article, please click here.