Janet Owen, of our Mag Mile office, has been quoted in a Crain’s Chicago Business story about the real estate market for homes listed at $10 million and over. Janet weighs in on the luxury market for these very high-end listings, saying the outlook of them all selling is promising. She adds that the summer season is the best time to sell these type of properties. The article also points out $10+ million listings are so varied — from high-rise condos, to sprawling suburban estates, to historical Gold Coast mansions — it leaves luxury buyers with many different choices to match their tastes. To read the entire article, please click here.
Avondale leads the pack of Chicago neighborhoods with increased home sales from one year ago, and Shay Hata of our Lincoln Park | Clybourn office offers her insight to Crain’s Chicago Business about what makes the neighborhood so appealing to buyers. Reasonable pricing has made this neighborhood highly sought after, and Shay has experienced a competitive marketplace in the area first-hand. To read more about Avondale and to see the list of other neighborhoods that are being coveted, 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.
Sherry Molitor was featured in Splash Homes in an article that discusses four types of properties that have been doing well in the real estate market. Sherry gives her expert opinion on the various statistics that have been generated regarding North Shore real estate, and the different categories of homes that have been particularly successful in selling. To read the original article, please click here.
Summer is off to a busy start and home values are on the rise! Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group is proud to be your trusted source for the latest housing data, market trends, and community news. We are pleased to offer our monthly newsletter, “Your Real Estate Insider”. Please click below to read through our June 2014 issue.
Here is your June 2014 “How’s The Market?” update from Nancy Nagy, Michael Pierson and Chris Eigel!
Ivona Kutermankiewicz, of our Lincoln Park/Clybourn office is mentioned in Chicago Magazine. The article highlights up-and-coming Race Avenue which runs through Ukrainian Village and West Town. Ivona is featured as she has several new developments in the area, and discusses why the 1800 block of West Race has become so popular for upscale, urban buyers. To read the full article, please click here.