Chicago Tribune Festival of Homes in Full Swing

March 02, 2010

Spring 2010 brings the bi-annual Chicago Tribune Festival of Homes.  For six weeks, local builders and developers are ready to show off their housing stock to thawing house hunters.  This year the festival has embraced social media and can be found with a Facebook page, a Twitter account, and has it’s own YouTube channel.   Tune in your social media networks and stay on top of the news, blog posts, tweets and status updates from local builders.

Builders in this year’s festival include –

Below, Andy Simac of D.R. Horton takes Joe Zekas of and through a “Bruges”-style active-adult townhome community at the Carillon Club in Naperville, Illinois.

About The Author

Read All Stories By Mitch Levinson

Mitch Levinson is the author of “Internet Marketing: The Key to Increased New Home Sales” published by BuilderBooks. He is an Internet marketing expert with expertise in search engine optimization, website development, email marketing, social media and CRM consulting services. He is known for creating effective programs that can be tracked through analytics to prove effectiveness and ROI. Mitch is founder and president of MLC New Home Marketing and MLC FlatFee Realty, as well as managing partner of mRELEVANCE, LLC, a Marketing, Communication, Interactive agency with offices in Chicago and Atlanta. He currently leads the Chicago team. A Multi-Million Dollar Sales Producer who earned an MBA in Computer Information Systems and eCommerce, he brings a unique perspective and experience to the field of real estate communications. Mitch combines the two interests in order to help home builders and developers gain a competitive advantage through the Internet and technology. When he isn’t behind a computer, he enjoys participating in sports and coaching his kids’ teams. Mitch resides in Arlington Heights, Ill., a northwest suburb of Chicago, with his family, which includes two rambunctious labs. Visit my Google+ profile.

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