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Often when my clients are reading a listing sheet for a North Shore property they are interested in purchasing, they will see a comment on the agent remarks section that reads something like: “buyer pays transfer tax” and they ask me what that is. A transfer tax is basically another source of rev...
My three labs are not real happy with me at the moment. They just found out that the 7th annual Pawgust is this weekend and we will not be here to participate. What’s Pawgust, you ask? In a nutshell, it is heaven on earth for dogs. It’s the one day of the year when dogs can run free on 21 acres o...
North Shore Market UpdateJuly 2011 vs. Year Ago Source: MRED LLC data for single family homes - deemed reliable but not guaranteed Home sales on Chicago’s North Shore were up 27% in July over last year. That’s good news, especially since, through June, sales were down 11%. There was a tax credi...
Last September I wrote about the ten most expensive homes on the North Shore. Since almost a year has passed, I thought it was time to update the list and take a look at what's happening at the top end of the market. None the ten properties at the top of the market a year ago has sold. Three of t...