Archive for Dupage County

Top Two Right Here in Chicago

When thinking about moving to a different Chicagoland area, there are important factors that play into your decision.  Schools, cost of homes for sale, transportation and surrounding amenities are just a few factors you might consider. If you are unsure where to begin looking, according to Money Magazine there are two Illinois suburbs that made [Read More]

September 27, 2016 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Cook County, Dupage County, Locations

Naperville Ranks No. 9 on the 10 Best Cities for College Grads List

After the graduation caps have been tossed in the air, recent college graduates now begin the daunting task of starting their career. According to, Naperville, Illinois ranks No. 9 on its list of “10 Best Cities for New College Grads.” The list was created by using factors that would appeal to college graduates, including [Read More]

November 05, 2014 | Author: admin | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Dupage County, Education, Featured, Locations, Will County

Downers Grove Ranks No. 2 Among Best Cities for Kids

Recently, Chicago suburb Downers Grove was ranked No. 2 on’s “Top 10 Best Cities for Kids 2014.” Cities were considered based on percentage of households with school-age children, environment, crime rate, school ranking, cost of living and restaurants with kids’ menus. Downers Grove ranked among other cities in the top 10 including Boise, Iowa; [Read More]

June 08, 2014 | Author: admin | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Dupage County, Locations

Nearby Naperville Named One of the Top Communities for College Grads has just announced their top 10 best places for new college grads, and nearby Naperville has earned a spot on that list! The list was compiled using the following criteria: • Number of 25- to 34-year-olds • Unemployment rate • Rental vacancy • Rental costs • Non-service jobs (better paying jobs) • Public transportation [Read More]

Local Farmers Markets: Western Suburbs

Living out in the western ‘burbs, but yearning to experience what the city has to offer? Have no fear, farmers markets are here! Now that the summer is rolling in, local farmers and vendors are cultivating the freshest, most beautiful goods in town. Take this opportunity to experience the charm, excitement and color of a [Read More]

Local Farmers Markets: Downtown Chicago

There’s something about the summer sun and heat that ignites a desire to eat fresh and seasonal produce. Throughout the following summer and early fall months, there are farmers markets open all over downtown Chicago, offering up the freshest fruits, vegetables, baked goods, flowers and more to the community. With dozens of locations and hundreds [Read More]

June 28, 2013 | Author: Mitch Levinson | Comments: (0) | Categories: Cook County, Dupage County, Events, Events AOI, Featured, In the City, Locations

Illinois Homeowners Affected By Severe Weather Receive Recovery Aid

Following the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Agency’s announcement that federal disaster aid is now available to the State of Illinois, it has ordered federal aid to enhance recovery efforts made by state and local governments in areas affected by the severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding that occurred from April 16 to [Read More]