Archive for February 2010

Brilliant Satire

Despite the fact this video has been out for a while, its message is still relevant. Unfortunately.


Reproduction of the Statute of the Republic on east 63rd Street in Jackson Park. Photo taken by J.Crocker There’s a look that spreads across some people’s faces when you tell them you live on the south side. Like they just opened that mystery bowl sitting in the fridge for the past two months. One lady... Read more »

Getting Schooled

You’re probably under the impression that your home is your castle. Truth be told, for all intensive purposes it is. If you’ve purchased a condominium, you may have quickly learned that your home is only as good as the person or company that developed the property. I can tell you from experience it’s a hard... Read more »

Caveat Emptor

Hello ChicagoNow readers.  Welcome to the party. This blog was born almost five years ago as a result of some very negative experiences with my real estate developer. For those of you who have been on this bumpy ride since my first posts on blogspot, say hello to the new kids.  Be patient, I have... Read more »