Posts Categorized: Du Page

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High Home Demand With Low Inventory Levels In Lombard

Much like Elmhurst and Hinsdale, demand for well priced single family homes in Lombard is high but the inventory is super low. We recently sold an adorable 3 bedroom ranch home in Lombard with an overwhelming response. Within 2 days we had 16 showings and on the second day we had an accepted offer. The number of buyers… Read more

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2012 Du Page County Property Tax Rates

A few years back, I wrote an article on calculating property taxes in the various communities of Du Page county.  Thanks to the Du Page county clerk, the updated table below reflects property tax rates for Du Page county communities in 2012.  The towns are listed in order from those with the highest to lowest tax rate.  Oak Brook… Read more

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5 Reasons Why Winter Is The Best Time To Buy A Home In The Chicago Area

5 Reasons Why Winter Is The Best Time To Buy A Home In The Chicago Area You aren’t fighting with the masses of buyers who start shopping in spring Less competition means sellers are more eager to hear from you Less competition means more good-value opportunities to choose from Less buyers means your real estate broker… Read more

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Elmhurst Real Estate Market Continues Strong in 2013

People often ask me how things are in the Elmhurst Real Estate Market and my reply is generally “things are great”.  So what does great look on paper?  My partner, Gary Lucido, writes a blog about Chicago real estate.  He’s the man if you want to know anything about anything, especially graphs and numbers.  He… Read more

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Home Buyers Finding Bargains In Oak Brook’s Midwest Club

Midwest Club, Oakbrook This month another luxury home sold in the Midwest Club in Oak Brook. 302 Midwest Club sold for $905,000 on January 13th. Listed at $800k, 302 Midwest Club Parkway is a bank owned home built in 1986 with 5200 square feet of living space, 5 bedrooms and six bathrooms. The home was… Read more