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News and information on the real estate market in Plainfield and Naperville, IL, including information on foreclosures, short sales, rental properties, investment properties, and articles for first-time home buyers. Information on the site also includes local area attractions for dining, events, shopping, and news that affects the area.
The amount of foreclosure proceedings for 2011 are up from 660 new pre-foreclosure filings in 2010 to 944 new filings in 2011. These numbers are from January 1st through November 30th for both years.  Until the end of this final month of the year I won’t have the final yearly totals, so I compare...
        In October, 74 single family homes sold in Plainfield IL.  The homes ranged in price from $89,000 all the way up to $635,000.   While the number of distressed home sales is still holding steady at an alarming 38.9%, we are down from the 50% ratio that consumed most of these reports in 201...
The following single family homes have closed in the Clearwater Springs and Aspen Falls Subdivision in the last 6 months from February 2011 through August 2011. 6706 Langsford Ln. closed at $110,000 (F) 7015 Waterway Ct. closed at $127,100  (F) 7013 Pyramid Dr. closed at $130,000 (F) 7008 Desert ...
The following properties have closed in the Heritage Oaks subdivision in Plainfield IL between February 26th, 2011 and August 26th, 2011: 24853 Winterberry Dr. closed at $221,000 (F) 12116 Winterberry Dr. closed at $271,000 (S) 12125 Winterberry Dr. closed at $305,000 Heritage Oaks is a luxury cu...
The following property addresses have closed in the Wesmere subdivision in Plainfield IL in the last 6 months between February 26th, 2011 and August 26th, 2011: 1717 Emerald Pointe Cir. closed at $112,500 (F) 1607 Lake Pointe Ct. closed at $114,010 (F) 1903 Arbor Fields Dr. closed at $115,001 (F)...
I grew up in this house at 256 E. Wrightwood Ave. where I lived until I got married in 1999. My parents ended up selling this house at the same time my husband I were looking for our first home. We all ended up in Plainfield later that year in new construction homes just a few blocks away from e...
The numbers of distressed sales are holding steady from the same time last year with only a slight increase in the amount distressed home sales from up from 37.8% in June 2010 to  38.2% in June 2011. There was also an increase in the amount of sales in Plainfield IL totaling 110 closed single fam...
There’s a quaint little church off of Arbeiter Dr. and Caton Farm Rd. You wouldn’t know it was there if you didn’t know where to look, (especially now that the corn is super tall!) so that’s why I’m telling you about it.   We had been going to Holy Family Parish in Shorewood, on and off for the l...
  Naperville is statistically doing well in the real estate market based on these April numbers.  Only 24% of the total number of sales for the month of April were distressed sales, which are fantastic numbers when compared to neighboring communities. Compared to last year at the same time, when ...
I got a short sale listing from a seller that lived out of state early this year.  He had relocated because of his job, and had rented his home to some college students that stopped paying the bills... and the rent.My seller really is a nice guy, and wanted to make sure that the property was bein...

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