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December 12, 2007

The Ultimate Rental at 840 Lake Shore Drive – $35,000

Now you can have an incredibly furnished rental apartment at 840 Lake Shore Drive with over 4000 square feet for few thousand per month. This apartment is just awesome to see. Done in the French tradition, the unit has stunning lake views. Everything in the unit is top of the line with two refrigerators and […]
December 11, 2007

A Guide to Purchasing Duplex Down Condos In 3 Flats or 6 Flats

For the first time buyer or my clients who have experience purchasing property it seems that it is important for me to help them understand and point out the nuances of what they are considering purchasing. It is my belief that it is critical for them to know what makes for an excellent resale and […]
December 7, 2007

Chicago New Construction Trend Is Green

I just recently sold a unit at 340 Randolph Street also known as 340 On The Park and was surprised to see that the hallways are all green. It seems that this is the color everyone is talking about since this building is Leed’s Certified. The Leed Rating System stands for Leadership in Energy and […]
November 30, 2007

New Construction – The Chicago Spire

The Chicago Spire is sure to put Chicago on the world stage as the building, designed by Santiago Calatrava S.A. will be the tallest one in the United States and the Western Hemisphere. What is real exciting about the building is that there will be 1,200 residential units in the building with the most spectacular […]
November 15, 2007

New Construction Single Family Homes In Bell School System

If you have kids and want them to go to one of the best public schools in the city you should consider living in St. Ben’s within the respected Alexander Graham Bell Public School System. Bradley Place 2 is the place to be and the homes are within the enrollment boundaries of the school. The […]
November 8, 2007

Home Applicances for Rehabs or New Construction

I just finsihed attending a meeting with David Drew of Drew Development, Inc. He has been responsible for developing high-end homes on the North Shore and major renovations in dowtown Chicago since 1993. What was very exciting about the meeting is finding out about new cutting edge appliances for the kitchen to be released in […]
November 7, 2007

The Ritz-Carlton Residences

Construction is to begin November 2007. Already, 40% of the units have sold. The ultimate in luxury and amenities, the units will have coved ceilings in the entry and foyers plus 10 to 12 foot ceilings in the units. There will be only 86 residences within the 40 floors. The residences will be managed by […]
November 7, 2007

Luxury Homes For Sale

When you are looking for a Chicago luxury home, check out the blocks that Frobes.com indicated are the most expensive blocks in the city. Your budget should probably be between $3.0 million to over $5.0 million. But then again you may find something less expensive so make sure you keep your eye on Willow, Howe, […]
October 31, 2007

Cool Cottage in Michigan

Don’t miss your chance to call this charming cottage your home. 1 Block to Paw Paw Lake, 2 Blocks to Interlochen Lake, less than a half mile to Little Paw Paw Lake, and one block to Deer Forest. This home sitting on a beautiful wooded double lot was completely renovated by Green Towne Builders. New […]