October 28, 2009

Experience Luxe Living Beyond Chicago Real Estate—The City’s Private Clubs

A Chicago lifestyle has much to offer by the way of first-class entertainment, exceptional dining and superior Chicago homes and condos. But if you’re looking to take it up a notch, Chicago private clubs offer the best of the best for amenities and associations. In fact, the Union League Club of Chicago was named the […]
September 14, 2009

Chicago Condos Best Of Both Worlds: Green Spaces Without The Hassle

Having a private lawn can be a major benefit to owning a single-family home, offering you a place to play with the kids, relax, and enjoy our great city, Chicago. But owning your own stretch of green space comes with its fair share of stresses, too. A nice lawn requires maintenance. And as such, many residents turn to a Chicago condo […]
August 27, 2009

Chicago's Gold Coast Comparable to New York's Upper East Side

I know, it’s sacrilegious to compare Chicago to New York, but humor me for just one moment. There’s no doubt Chicago is just an all-around better place to live and be. I’ve been told on many occasions that Chicago holds all of New York’s best qualities and none of the bad. But Chicago’s Gold Coast […]
August 22, 2009

Discover the Beauty of Chicago at Night

Living in such a fast-paced city, it’s easy to get distracted. But ever so often, I take a break from my hectic schedule to simply enjoy Chicago. There’s just something so amazingly gorgeous about our city. This is especially true at night. Forget New York. Forget L.A. Chicago’s where its at. If you’re in the […]
August 5, 2009

Creating A Beautiful Deck Space For Your Chicago Home

The warm weather may have taken its time getting here, but now that it’s here, nothing says summer like relaxing on your Chicago deck. Whether you love laying low with a good book or entertaining friends, your outdoor haven should be just as fabulous as the rest of your abode. A truly magnificent deck should […]
July 15, 2009

Ten Reasons To Make the Move – Relocate to Chicago

Summer is in full bloom in Chicago and the city looks especially beautiful this time of year, making it the ideal time to buy Chicago real estate, particularly if you are a first time buyer (there’s an $8000 tax credit!).  If you need a few more reasons to be persuaded as to why Chicago is […]
July 1, 2009

Make Sure the Porch is Solid Before Purchasing a Chicago Home

Monday marked the sixth anniversary of a Lincoln Park porch collapse that killed 13 people and injured more than 50 others. While an excessive amount of people (100) were congregated on the porch the night of June 29, 2003, a city investigation revealed that the third-story porch at 713 W. Wrightwood Avenue had not been […]
June 12, 2009

There’s Nothing Like Summer In The Second City: The Best Reason To Relocate to Chicago

Considering a move to Chicago?  While the city is home to some amazing luxury properties, excellent schools, world class galleries and museums, and a fantastic entertainment scene, perhaps the number one reason to relocate here is the summer months – the beautiful weather, the festivals, concerts, and other special events, and all the fun that […]
June 9, 2009

Chicago Summer Guide: June 2009 Festivals

Let’s face it, Chicagoans live for the summer. We make the most of the warm weather. When looking for a Chicago home or Chicago condo, be sure to check out the summer festivities so you’re only a step away from the action. Check out the map/guide below so you know what to expect as you’re […]