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September 20, 2017
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Realistic Inspection Expectations

Understanding Inspection with Yorkville IL Real Estate Agent When looking for a home wise buyers will make sure to get an inspection. This will reveal the […]
September 19, 2017

What to Do if Your Home Doesn’t Sell

By Patti Stern, PJ & Company Staging and Interior Decorating Has your property been on the market for months with little buyer interest? With a competitive fall market ahead, it may help to reassess the condition of your home, make necessary updates, then re-list a new and improved staged property to generate new buzz and…
September 13, 2017

Transwestern hires James Brannan for project management and development services

Transwestern announced that James Brannan has joined the firm’s Chicago office as a vice president in the project management and development group.
September 12, 2017
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Moving Best Practices

Tips for Moving from Yorkville Real Estate Agent When the time comes to transition to your new home, the great task of moving begins. This process […]
September 11, 2017

The Chocolate Chip Cookie Effect: Home Staging Tips to Spark Love at First Sight

By Phil Karp, guest contributor Photo provided by Phil Karp It’s no secret that a properly staged home can sell faster than an empty one. But how far do you need to go to inspire the “chocolate chip cookie effect,” where a buyer walks in the front door and immediately feels right at home? Sellers…
September 9, 2017

Marcus & Millichap expands workforce and downtown office space

Marcus & Millichap is expanding its infrastructure and staffing in Chicago to accelerate its market share in the region, according to an announcement from the company.
September 7, 2017

7 Surprising Household Items You Can Use for DIY

By Jeffrey Ill, guest contributor The “Property Brothers” Drew and Jonathan Scott have teamed up with Esurance to create “DIY Ditties,” a series of humorous videos that offer tricks to fixing common household items. Whether it’s a clogged shower drain, crayon-graffiti walls, or rusted chrome on your beloved ride, keeping up with maintenance can seem…
September 4, 2017

Farbman Group completes renovations on Northbrook office building

Farbman Group completed renovations to its Northbrook office building located at 40 Skokie Boulevard in Northbrook, Illinois.
August 31, 2017

Report: Rents advance despite record apartment construction

Renter demand surged as steady job additions bolstered household formation, according to a report Marcus & Millichap. The significant wave of deliveries was largely absorbed on a macro level, but workforce housing vacancy rates tightened much more dramatically than Class A properties.