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A video introduction to Naperville

I’ve seen 1,000s of videos from real estate agents over the years – few of them worth watching. If you’re unfamiliar with Naperville, the above video is as good a video introduction as I’ve seen, and it’s the product of a real estate agent. You can see more community and other videos at Joshua Dean... Read more »

Appraiser sees oversupply of homes for sale in Cicero and Melrose Park

It isn’t difficult to find elaborate statistical reports on the state of the real estate market in various parts of Chicagoland. For many home buyers and sellers, however, a few simple numbers are all they want to know and, some would argue, need to know. Appraiser Michael Walsh, writing at the Chicago real estate blog,... Read more »

Time to rent a home in Chicago's western suburbs?

The softness in the for sale market has resulted in a proliferation of homes available for rent throughout Chicago’s western suburbs. If you’re relocating temporarily to the area you might consider renting in what some say is a real estate market that hasn’t yet hit bottom. If you’re running a rent vs own analysis you... Read more »