Archive for North Shore

Rock Star Opens Highland Park Tea House

This is a celebrity real estate alert, and you don’t have to be a potential Chicago new home buyer to spend time in it. Highland Park resident and Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan is opening a spot for tea in Highland Park on Thursday, September 13. Madame Zuzu’s Tea House is located inside a former [Read More]

September 13, 2012 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Events, In the Burbs, Lake County, Locations, North Shore

Incentives and Fewer Fees Lure Illinois Builders and Buyers

Since the 2010 census proclaimed Kendall County as the fastest growing county in the nation, optimism has slowly caught the attention of new developers, builders and new residents in the Chicago area. With local governments slashing large building fees for new-home construction and offering as much as $10,000 in cash to buyers, more and more [Read More]

@properties Opens Highland Park Real Estate Office

Chicago-based real estate brokerage firm @properties is continuing its rapid growth along the North Shore with the opening of its new Highland Park real estate office. The new office is the latest development in @properties’ rapid expansion along the North Shore. Located at 607 Central Avenue, just east of Second Street, the new @properties office [Read More]

July 20, 2012 | Author: @Properties | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Featured, Lake County, Locations, North Shore

Chicago Custom Builder Introduces Harmony Series

Berke Homes, custom home builder for the North Shore and Greater Chicago area, is excited to announce their “Harmony Series” of new home plans. “These homes meet a need in the market to be innovative in merging the luxury style with more environmentally friendly homes,” said Michael Berke, president of Berke Homes.   “We utilize materials and [Read More]

North Shore Builders Opens New Winnetka Home to the Public

North Shore Builders, a leader in building quality custom “Green” homes throughout Chicago’s North Shore, has reinforced their reputation as the area’s #1 Name in Home Value with their newest home at 1496 Asbury in Winnetka. This Saturday, North Shore Builders are opening the doors to this exquisite home for all to see. The 3,475-square-foot [Read More]

May 18, 2012 | Author: Mitch Levinson | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Events, New Homes, North Shore

Senior Care Center Opening in Northbrook

Northbrook-based SAS Architects & Planners has been tapped by Senior Lifestyle Corp. to build North Shore Place, a new assisted living/dementia care facility. The center will be located at 1000 Sunset Ridge Road in Northbrook. The two-phase project is expected to be completed by the end of next year. North Shore Place will be a [Read More]

May 10, 2012 | Author: Mitch Levinson | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, North Shore

Two Chicago Sports Stars Sell Cook County Homes

A current and a former Chicago sports star have both sold their Cook County real estate, but only one of the athletes have left town. Mark Buehrle, the former White Sox pitcher who led the team to a 2005 World Series Championship, has sold his suburban home in Lemont. The pitcher, who reunites with ex-White [Read More]

April 27, 2012 | Author: Mitch Levinson | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, North Shore