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Why You Need a Digital Comparative Market Analysis

By Leslie Glazier | May 25, 2018

One of the most important tools for selling your home is a Comparative Market Analysis. Traditionally, a CMA would be a handout from your broker. @properties digital Comparative Market Analysis puts the power in your hands. Read this article: Why You Need a Digital Comparative Market Analysis

These Chicago Chefs Reveal Their Kitchen Must-Haves

By Leslie Glazier | May 25, 2018

We asked local Chicagoland chefs to help us narrow down the kitchen essentials and what we can finally declutter from the back of our houses. Read this article: These Chicago Chefs Reveal Their Kitchen Must-Haves

@properties Makes Arlington Heights Its New Home

By Leslie Glazier | May 25, 2018

Home to countless restaurants with outdoor patios, a quaint and walkable downtown, seemingly endless parks, summer events, and a world-renowned racetrack, it’s easy to see how someone could fall in love with Arlington Heights. We know we did. Read this article: @properties Makes Arlington Heights Its New Home

Why Have Interest Rates Jumped to a 7-Year High?

By Leslie Glazier | May 23, 2018

Why Have Interest Rates Jumped to a 7-Year High? | Simplifying The MarketInterest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage have climbed from 3.95% in the first week of January up to 4.61% last week, which marks a 7-year high according to Freddie Mac. The current pace of acceleration has been fueled by many factors. Sam Khater, Freddie Mac’s Chief Economist, had this to say: “Healthy consumer […]

Access: An Important Factor in Getting Your House SOLD!

By Leslie Glazier | May 15, 2018

Access: An Important Factor in Getting Your House SOLD! | Simplifying The MarketSo, you’ve decided to sell your house. You’ve hired a real estate professional to help you through the entire process, and they have asked you what level of access you want to provide to your potential buyers. There are four elements to a quality listing. At the top of the list is Access, followed by […]

Home Inspections: What to Expect

By Leslie Glazier | May 8, 2018

Home Inspections: What to Expect | Simplifying The MarketSo you made an offer, it was accepted, and now your next task is to have the home inspected prior to closing. Oftentimes, agents make your offer contingent on a clean home inspection. This contingency allows you to renegotiate the price you paid for the home, ask the sellers to cover repairs, or even, in some […]

4 Reasons Why Today’s Housing Market is NOT 2006 All Over Again

By Leslie Glazier | May 3, 2018

4 Reasons Why Today’s Housing Market is NOT 2006 All Over Again | Simplifying The MarketWith home prices rising again this year, some are concerned that we may be repeating the 2006 housing bubble that caused families so much pain when it collapsed. Today’s market is quite different than the bubble market of twelve years ago. There are four key metrics that explain why: Home Prices Mortgage Standards Mortgage Debt […]

Sneak Peek: 2017 San Francisco Decorator Showcase

By Leslie Glazier | May 2, 2018

The San Francisco Decorator Showcase is celebrating its 40th anniversary in grand fashion. The 11,000-square-foot Classical Revival house, built in 1904 by architects Newsom & Newsom, has been re-imagined by some of the region’s top interior designers. The decorated rooms are not intended to create a unified interior but instead to showcase each designer’s style.…

How Much Has Your Home Increased in Value Over the Last Year?

By Leslie Glazier | May 1, 2018

How Much Has Your Home Increased in Value Over the Last Year? | Simplifying The MarketHome values have risen dramatically over the last twelve months. In CoreLogic’s most recent Home Price Index Report, they revealed that national home prices have increased by 6.7% year-over-year. CoreLogic broke down appreciation even further into four price ranges, giving us a more detailed view than if we had simply looked at the year-over-year increases in national median […]

@properties Take Your Kids to Work Day

By Leslie Glazier | April 28, 2018