Tag: open house

Weekend open house pick – Oak Park 4-bedroom for $529,000

The 4-bedroom, 2 ½ bath home at 800 North Columbian Ave in Oak Park surfaces as a “new listing.” Like many “new” listings of late it’s been on the market since last year and gone through a series of delistings, relistings and price changes. This is a charming home on a 50 x 124 corner... Read more »

Western Springs Sunday open houses

Open house schedules throughout Chicagoland are lighter than might be expected this Sunday, perhaps due to the Bears – Seahawks game. If TV viewers shun the game, as ticket buyers seem to be doing, open house attendance might by higher than expected. As of Wednesday morning, only three homes are scheduled to be open in... Read more »

Oak Park open houses - one stop, two homes

I’ll be in Oak Park tomorrow, visiting local correspondents Tony and Kathy Iwersen at open houses almost directly across the street from each other. My first stop will be a double-turreted 5 bedroom, 3 ½ bath home at 1032 Erie St that dates from the 1880s, the dawn of the Queen Anne architectural style. It’s... Read more »

Lombard open house traffic alert, lilac edition

Local correspondent Peggy Kozak checked in earlier today with a time-saving tip for Lombard home buyers. If you’re planning to visit a Lombard open house this Sunday, set out early, cautions Kozak. The popular Lombard Lilac Parade kicks off at 1:30 Sunday afternoon and slows area traffic to a crawl. The parade caps off the... Read more »