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January 7, 2008

Lofts Just East of Michigan Avenue

I just came back from the Fairbanks at City Front Plaza, 240 East Illinois, which is virtually right around the corner from the Tribune Building. I was rather surprised to find that they have two lofts available for immediate occupancy. I sold one loft from this development, and I must say they are very cool.  […]
January 7, 2008

Chicago Real Estate Questions – Get The Answers Here

Many clients seem to be hesitant about asking questions pertaining to real estate if they are not currently working with a realtor. Now you have the opportunity to ask me real estate questions and receive timely answers. Want to know about specific new construction projects, like the cost per square foot? Just ask. Maybe you […]
January 6, 2008

New Construction Update

The St Clair at City Front Plaza is now 40% sold, which equates to 95 units out of 253 in the building. The development is consistently selling well, despite being in a market that the media claims is difficult. I believe that the reason for this is its superior location, and my clients have commented […]
December 27, 2007

The Internet Plays A Major Role In Selling Your Home

Most clients I speak with when they decide to sell their home immediately ask how often will I do print advertising in the Tribune. But did you know that print no longer has the impact that it previously did when trying to sell residential real estate? Yes, for maximim exposure of your property, the web […]
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 […]