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Real estate and community information for Chicago's North Shore suburbs of Winnetka, Wilmette, Kenilworth, Northfield, and Glencoe. Selling single family homes, condos, new construction, and land on the North Shore since 1998. Includes market statistics, sold properties, community events, zoning, sports, restaurants and various real estate opinions and thoughts.
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What Sold in Your North Shore Village in June 2023? Prices keep rising throughout the North Shore and inventory has remained low. Price decreases are rare, but when they happen, properties sell immediately. This is true of both houses and condos/townhouses.WINNETKAClick here to see all Winnetka h...
07/05/2023
Hubbard Woods Winnetka Real Estate in June 2023Busy June in Hubbard Woods! Five new homes hit the market and all 5 are under contract.Nine homes closed in June. Five sold over the list price and of those, 4 sold considerably over the list price.   5 NEW HUBBARD WOODS HOMES LISTED IN JUNE  800 Gre...
07/04/2023
 What Sold in Your North Shore Village in May 2023?So far this year there's been little change in the market. In each village, the majority of homes sold for over the list price. As an example, here are the over/under sale price numbers for Winnetka and Wilmette which are very similar:Winnetka: 7...
06/09/2023
Hubbard Woods Winnetka Real Estate in May 2023Of the 5 Hubbard Woods homes that sold in May, 4 sold over the asking price, and 1 sold at the list price. Market time varied from 5 to 14 days!  2 NEW HUBBARD WOODS HOMES LISTED IN MAY 1509 Edgewood: $1,250,000(sold and closed - see below) 1024 Westm...
06/06/2023
 What Sold in Your North Shore Village in April 2023?The actual numbers noted below have varied little from last month - in each village. It's the status quo for North Shore real estate - prices are holding up and homes are selling quickly. Condos and rentals are also experiencing low inventory. ...
05/04/2023
Winnetka North Shore Real Estate vs. the National Scene Have you read the headlines about the big price drops in many parts of the country? For instance, "Median home price tallies largest annual drop in more than a decade." Inman News. . . "home prices fell . . . for the first time in nearly 11 ...
05/03/2023
Hubbard Woods Winnetka Real Estate for April 2023 14 new listings in Hubbard Woods in April (heavy on the Tudor style!) Seven are already contingent. The least expensive home to be listed was priced at $1,100,000, and the median home price for Hubbard Woods is $1,270,000.Of the 8 closed home sale...
05/02/2023
What Sold in Your North Shore Village in March 2023? Most notably, inventory is creeping up but very slightly. Winnetka had 24 homes for sale a year ago and 30 now. Wilmette had 12 last year and 20 now. It's the same in every village along with the concurrent lessening of multiple offers. Most ho...
04/13/2023
Hubbard Woods Winnetka Home SalesMarch 2023Seven homes closed in March in Hubbard Woods. Four were sold over the list price, and three were sold below the list price. Days on market are starting to get slightly longer.  7 CLOSED HUBBARD WOODS HOMES March 2023 250 WoodlawnList price: $550,000Sold ...
04/12/2023
North Shore Senior Center inNorthfield IL Where can adults 50+ find purpose, learning, aging support, socialization, memory care programs, volunteer opportunities, fitness and wellness programs, and caregiver resources?All of these can be found at the North Shore Senior Center (NSCC) located at t...
03/30/2023
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