Archive for Cook County

West Loop is the Prime Place to Settle Down

Now is the time to purchase your dream Chicago home. Prospective buyers have more properties throughout the Chicago area to add to their wish list, including the West Loop. The West Loop is currently one of the hottest Chicago neighborhoods to purchase a home. The actual amount of available properties has increased over 17 percent [Read More]

August 25, 2015 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Cook County, Events, Events AOI, In the City, Locations

Flying Spiders Weave Their Way into Chicago

You are touring for sale condos in some of Chicago’s most prominent high rise buildings, like The Legacy at Millennium Park or 600 N. Lake Shore Drive, when your real estate agent advises you to stay off the porch. Considering a top selling point for Chicago condo homes are the beautiful views, you can’t imagine [Read More]

May 22, 2015 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Cook County, Locations

Webpass Invests in South Loop

The South Loop has attracted a lot of interest from major residential developers like condo king CMK Development and JDL Development. Webpass, a high-speed Internet provider in Chicago, announced today that they’ll be joining the highly-desired neighborhood as they purchased 7,300 square feet of commercial space at 2130 South Michigan. Other commercial tenants in the [Read More]

April 30, 2015 | Author: admin | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Cook County, Locations

The Hidden Treasures of Wheeling

If you live in the city and looking to move north, look no further then Wheeling. This quaint Chicago suburb offers a perfect balance of suburban living. Wheeling has a population of 40,000 and is continually growing. Wheeling is known best for have “restaurant row” on Milwaukee Avenue and for being part owner of the [Read More]

Should You Shovel the Snow Off Your Roof?

February 2015 goes down in the weather record books as the coldest February in Chicago history. Adding to the frigid temperatures was a snowstorm. According to ChicagoWeatherCenter.com, the average temperature was 14.6 degrees, and the city saw its third heaviest snowfall on record at 26.8 inches. All of this snow has raised major concerns for [Read More]

March 09, 2015 | Author: Bryan Nonni | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Cook County, Locations

Take a Stroll Down the Magnificent Mile

The Magnificent Mile is a 13-block section of Chicago’s N. Michigan Ave. that runs from the edge of the Chicago River north to Oak Street. It connects the highly affluent Gold Coast neighborhood to downtown Chicago’s Loop district and Streeterville. Commonly known as “The Mag Mile,” the Magnificent Mile got its nickname from developer Arthur [Read More]

March 05, 2015 | Author: Bryan Nonni | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Cook County, Locations

Property Tax Appeal Due Tomorrow!

Tomorrow, March 3, is the day your property tax appeal is due for your Chicago home. You have either mailed in your information or completed the steps online. Now you ask yourself, what is the next step? The answer is wait. The Assessor’s office will review your appeal and the results will arrive by mail. [Read More]

March 02, 2015 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Cook County, Locations