Archive for Kane County

On the Market: If You Get Your Girl a Horse, Pony Up for This $6.4M Estate

If you want to take wish fulfillment further for anyone pining for a pony this Christmas, this equestrian estate in Maple, Illinois, would be quite the last-minute gift. It goes without saying that despite the $6,350,000 price tag for this “world-class professional dressage and equestrian center,” you would need to provide your own horses. But [Read More]

December 30, 2014 | Author: Curbed Chicago | Comments: Comments Off on On the Market: If You Get Your Girl a Horse, Pony Up for This $6.4M Estate | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Kane County, Locations, Single Family Homes

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]

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]

Construction to Begin Soon on Ryland’s Newest Chicago Area Community

Construction will be beginning soon on Ryland Home’s Cedar Grove community in Elgin. Sales are already underway; be among the first to call this beautiful community home. Cedar Grove is a stunning, quaint community that is certain to impress Chicago area new home shoppers with its abundance of open green space and a mature tree [Read More]

March 30, 2013 | Author: admin | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Kane County, Locations, New Homes, Single Family Homes

Illinois and Chicago Housing Markets Improve in February

According to new data from the Illinois Association of REALTORS®, Illinois home sales increase 16.2 percent and median prices increased 5.1 percent to $125,000 since the same time last year. In February, statewide home and condominium sales totaled 8,213, an increase of more than 1,100 from February 2012. This is the 19th straight month in [Read More]

$5,000 in Free Gifts on Designer Home at Highland Woods in Elgin

Now through March 31, one lucky new home buyer will be able to not only get a beautiful designer home in Crown Communities’ Graystone neighborhood of Highland Woods, they will also get $5,000 in free gifts! The lucky buyer will receive a $2,000 Walter E. Smithe gift card, a $2,000 stainless steel refrigerator and a [Read More]

March 19, 2013 | Author: admin | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Featured, Kane County, Locations, New Homes, Single Family Homes

Celebrate Sustainability in Aurora

If you’re a resident of Aurora and want to become more eco-friendly this spring, be sure to check out these happenings that are a part of the Aurora Green Fest, a celebration of local sustainability. Here’s a rundown of the upcoming events: Earth Hour When: March 23, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Where: Culture [Read More]