Archive for October 2010

Real Estate Notes and November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month!

The Chicago real estate market is continuing its slow rise up from the slowdown of 2008.  I have seen more buyers coming out to look at my listings, most recently a stunning condo in the Elysian.  I had an Open House two days ago and it was well attended.  Here is a link to a... Read more »

Foreclosure Issues and October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

As a member of the Top 25 Luxury realtors of Chicago I have the privilege of attending monthly meetings where the top people in various industries come together and address key issues such as the rise in Foreclosures.  We all met today, October 20, at LuxeHome in the Merchandise Mart.  In addition to participating in... Read more »

Beautiful Buildings in Chicago and Finding Gold at the Field Museum!

I continue to be impressed with the Elysian building in Streeterville.  Just look at it, the design is so impressive, and the restaurants are starting to get the attention they so richly deserve.  Developer David Pisor thought of everything – even the spa is magnificent!   The combination of Lucien Lagrange’s design skills and David’s... Read more »

Is Luxury Real Estate Dog (or Cat) Friendly?

Our pets are often an important part of our families, and they have to be part of our thought process when we plan for the smallest events and decisions as well as all the way up to major decisions like those regarding Luxury Real Estate! With that in mind, being the visionary that I am... Read more »

River North in the Fall and Couture and Cocktails for the Joffrey!

What a busy weekend!  River North was hopping for the first weekend in October.  How could you go wrong with the Antiques fair at the Merchandise Mart.  In some ways the Merchandise Mart is the ‘Grande Dame’ and anchor of River North, an area which continues to thrive.  Even as the attention is sometimes drawn... Read more »