Archive for Suburban Cook County

Delinquent Tax Information for Cook County New Homes Now Available Online

Buying a Cook County new home just got a little easier, as homeowners can now search online to find out if homes have delinquent real estate tax bills. Normally, the Cook County clerk’s office receives about 80,000 visits and 96,000 phone calls each year regarding these delinquent bills, and providing online access to this information [Read More]

January 04, 2013 | Author: Jessica Thom | Comments: (0) | Categories: Cook County, Locations, Single Family Homes, Suburban Cook County

Chicago Offering Plenty of Events to Kick Off the New Year

Whether you’re spending time with the family or going out with friends, there are plenty of exciting New Year’s Eve events to take part in this year! CTA Penny Rides: The Chicago Transit Authority is continuing to offer its Penny Ride program this year. You can ride on any CTA bus and train for one [Read More]

Investors are Changing the Chicago Real Estate Market

Recently, we reported that the south suburban Chicago real estate market is on the mend. Home prices are rising, and investors are purchasing, rehabbing and flipping homes in several south Chicago neighborhoods. Yet, how exactly do investors cause home prices to rise? Investors are different from standard buyers in two ways. First of all, they [Read More]

Enjoy Chicago Holiday Events for All Ages

Whether you live in the city or suburbs, there are plenty of fun holiday events to take advantage of from now until New Year’s! Here’s the scoop on some of the best Chicagoland happenings that you won’t want to miss! Events in the City City Hall Holiday Concerts, 121 North La Salle St.: Enjoy the [Read More]

December 25, 2012 | Author: Jessica Thom | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Cook County, Events, Locations, Suburban Cook County

November a Great Month for Sales of New Homes in Chicago

Typically, home sales decrease during the holidays, but the Chicago housing market is still going strong even in the colder months! November sales of attached and detached homes in the seven-county Chicago metro area totaled 7,500, which is a 37 percent increase from November 2011, and the median sales price of a sold home was [Read More]

New Chicago Townhomes Available and Selling Fast

Only eight new Chicago townhomes are available at Colette Highlands from T.J. Cachey Builders. Colette Highlands is a 122-unit community in Orland Park that features professional landscaping, a 24.5 acre park and a peaceful lake. Homebuyers can choose from a variety of two and three bedroom floor plans with amenities such as upgraded kitchens with [Read More]

December 23, 2012 | Author: Jessica Thom | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Featured, Locations, Suburban Cook County, Townhomes

Flaherty Builders Selling Custom New Homes in Cook County

Luxurious and elegant are the two words that perfectly describe the new homes in Cook County from Flaherty Builders at the Deer Haven community. Deer Haven consists of 23 custom built two-story and ranch homes, and residents will enjoy spacious floor plans with private, oversized yards. All Deer Haven floor plans are custom built, and [Read More]