Market Updates

Sept. 22, 2022

Cook County Home Owners Exemption

Save Money & Apply for a Homeowner’s exemption in Cook County IL

by Vittoria Logli

Want to save money after you buy a new home? There are tax savings and advantages of owning a home! A Homeowner Exemption provides property tax savings by reducing the equalized assessed value. Save money ...

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Aug. 26, 2022

Which North Shore Suburb is Better, Wilmette or Glenview?


Which North Shore Suburb is better, Wilmette or Glenview? | Vittoria Logli

 

One of the biggest decisions a family can make is choosing the right suburb in which to live. For those who are lucky enough to have the option, there are many things to consider when making this decision ...

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Sept. 23, 2021

The Glen September 2021 Market Report | Glenview, Illinois

The Glen Homes Market Report September 2021

 

The Glen Market Report

Stat Address # Rms Beds Full Baths Half Baths Basement Grge Spots  List Price   Sold Price 
ACTV 2133 Thistle 10 3+1 bsmt 3 1 Finished 2 $775,000  
ACTV 2544 Violet 8 3 3 1 Finished 2 $699,000   ...
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April 5, 2021

AWARD-WINNING AGENTS SHARE THE SECRETS TO THEIR SUCCESS

This year, Homesnap recognized the most productive Homesnap agents in the industry, all of whom were in the top 15% in transactions nationwide. Recently, we asked several of our winners to share the secrets to their success. Here’s what they had to say:

 

Homesnap  award winning banner

Empathizing with clients and realizing the ...

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Dec. 8, 2020

Great News for 2021 Home Buyers!

Great News for 2021 Home Buyers!

In 2021 the maximum conforming loan limit is increasing 7.4% to $548,259 from $510,400!

At the end of November the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) made the announcement that it will raise loan limits for mortgages backed by Freddie Mac & ...

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March 22, 2020

Real Estate things to Consider During Covid-19

Real Estate During Shelter-In-Place

The governor has deemed real estate as an ”Essential Business” similar to accountants, attorneys, insurance agents, financial institutions and title companies. There are many questions both buyers and seller’s have about home sales during this time.

Many home sellers are asking, “Should I take my house ...

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Sept. 30, 2019

The Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later

The Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later

The Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later | MyKCM

CoreLogic recently released a report entitled, United States Residential Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later, in which they examined the years leading up to the crisis all the way through to present day.

With a peak in 2010 when nearly 1.2 million homes ...

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Aug. 4, 2019

New Research Shows Housing Is Affordable For First-Time Buyers

New Research Shows Housing Is Affordable For First-Time Buyers

New Research Shows Housing Is Affordable For First-Time Buyers | MyKCM

Home prices have been on the rise for the last seven years, leading many housing market analysts to conclude that first-time homebuyers are being shut out of the market due to affordability concerns.

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports ...

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Aug. 3, 2019

Top Days to List Your Home for Sale [INFOGRAPHIC]

Top Days to List Your Home for Sale [INFOGRAPHIC]

Top Days to List Your Home for Sale [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights:

  • ATTOM Data Solutions conducted an analysis of more than 29 million single family home and condo sales over the past eight years to determine the top days to list your home for sale.
  • The top five days to list ...
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July 27, 2019

3 Powerful Reasons to Buy a Home Now

3 Powerful Reasons to Buy a Home Now

3 Powerful Reasons to Buy a Home Now | MyKCM

Whether you are a first-time buyer or looking to move up to the home of your dreams, now is a great time to purchase a home. Here are three major reasons to buy today.

1. Affordability

Many people focus solely on price ...

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