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According to an analysis by RE/MAX Northern Illinois, homes sold during the third quarter averaged 68 days on the market, the lowest for any quarter since RE/MAX began tracking that statistic in 2005. - October 18, 2017
After a real estate broker lists a home for sale, a prime responsibility is learning what prospective buyers think of the property after visiting it. Gathering this information isn’t always easy, but it can be vital to selling the property.
Buyers and their brokers often look at many homes in... - October 12, 2017
August home sales in the metropolitan Chicago real estate market continued to show the impact of a limited supply of property listings. Compared to August 2016, total sales fell 2.5 percent to 11,505 units, the median sales price climbed 3.5 percent to $240,000, and the inventory of homes for sale was down 7.8 percent to 34,619 units. - September 21, 2017
Coya J. Smith, one of the leading real estate brokers in Chicago’s western suburbs, has acquired the existing RE/MAX Properties franchise in Western Springs, Ill. Smith’s return to RE/MAX, after operating her own successful independent brokerage for the last nine years, was announced by Jack... - September 15, 2017
Sergio Cardoso has become sole owner of RE/MAX Countryside in Hoffman Estates, Ill., purchasing the ownership interest of his former partner Enrique Aguilar. The ownership change, which became official on Aug. 12, was announced by Jack Kreider, executive vice president and regional director of the RE/MAX... - August 26, 2017
Students at Westwood Elementary School in Woodstock, Ill., will enjoy a visit from the RE/MAX Hot Air Balloon and its crew on Aug. 23, who will present an interactive educational program. - August 20, 2017
Activity in the metropolitan Chicago housing market during July reflected the impact of a dwindling supply of homes for sale. Compared to July of last year, closed sales fell 3.5 percent to 11,210 units, while the median sales price gained 4.2 percent to $250,000. Average market time for those homes... - August 19, 2017
RE/MAX NEXT marked its grand opening on July 14 with a celebration in its office at 1046 W. Kinzie St. in Chicago's West Loop. - August 12, 2017
With few exceptions, homeowners preparing to sell must confront the reality that their home has a few flaws, and some homes have many more than others. The perennial question, notes Jack Kreider, executive vice president of RE/MAX Northern Illinois, is which flaws to fix and which, if any, to let go?
“Flaws... - August 11, 2017
Sales of luxury homes increased in the metropolitan Chicago area during the second quarter of 2017 as the suburban luxury market showed signs of improvement, while the city market appeared to soften somewhat, according to the RE/MAX Luxury Report on Metro Chicago Real Estate. After rising 31 percent... - August 02, 2017
The RE/MAX Professional Advantage office in Byron, Ill., has been added to the brokerage group led by Tom Humpal that includes RE/MAX Property Source in Rockford and Belvidere, Ill., and RE/MAX Hub City in Rochelle, Ill. Headquarters are at the Rockford office.
The nine brokers in the Byron office bring... - July 29, 2017
RE/MAX NEXT, Chicago’s newest RE/MAX franchise, will host a grand opening celebration for its office at 1046 W. Kinzie St., Suite 301, from 6 to 9 p.m. on July 14. Joining broker/owners Mike Opyd and Rafay Qamar will be a cross section of real estate industry peers.
Those interested in joining... - July 14, 2017
Home sales in the metropolitan Chicago area continued to deliver upbeat results in May despite a continuing decline in inventory levels, RE/MAX reports. Comparing results for the month with those a year earlier, sales transactions rose 6.2 percent to 12,337 units, the median sales price climbed 6 percent... - June 16, 2017
RE/MAX recently welcomed 34 brokers in its northern Illinois real estate network to its Pioneer Club, which recognizes those affiliates who have reached their 25th anniversary with the RE/MAX network.
Because real estate professionals typically work for several brokerages over the course of their career,... - May 27, 2017
RE/MAX Northern Illinois, the real estate leader, recently announced that Chris Calomino has joined the company as Marketing Communications Manager. - May 18, 2017
RE/MAX Northern Illinois has announced that RE/MAX 1st, its franchised office in Elmhurst, Ill., has been acquired by real estate broker and investor Surinder Chandi of Toronto, Canada. - May 11, 2017
Twenty-seven RE/MAX brokerage firms operating 60 offices in northern Illinois were recognized by REAL Trends magazine in its annual analysis of the nation’s largest residential real estate firms. - May 10, 2017
When it’s time to sell their home, most Americans have their eye on the bottom line. RE/MAX brokers say sellers want to know, first and foremost, how much their home is worth, what commission the broker will charge and how much they might have to spend to get the home ready to sell.
“Those... - May 06, 2017
Luxury home sales in the metropolitan Chicago area are off to a strong start in 2017, with first-quarter activity up 31.1 percent from the same quarter of 2016, according to the RE/MAX Luxury Report on Metro Chicago Real Estate. It represents the highest level of first-quarter $1-million-plus sales in... - May 02, 2017
RE/MAX Northern Illinois has announced that its newest Chicago franchise has opened in the hot West Loop market. Founded by two young real estate professionals with strong track records, RE/MAX NEXT, is headquartered at 1046 W. Kinzie St.
The leaders of the new office are Michael Opyd, who will serve... - April 29, 2017
RE/MAX All Pro marked the debut of its new downtown St. Charles location with a grand opening celebration on April 6. The new 5,800-square-foot office is located at 505 W. Main St. - April 26, 2017
In 1977, RE/MAX came to Illinois when Dennis Sluga opened a RE/MAX franchise in Elmhurst. This year, the RE/MAX Northern Illinois network is celebrating its 40th anniversary, and Sluga, who has been along for every step of that journey, was honored for his 40 years of dedication to the RE/MAX brand.
The... - April 26, 2017
Chad and Sarah Gilbert, owners of RE/MAX Suburban, and Angie Palazzolo, broker/owner of RE/MAX Destiny, recently were honored by RE/MAX Northern Illinois with its 2016 “Above the Crowd!” Award presented during its 40th Annual Awards Ceremony at Navy Pier. - April 23, 2017
Chicago-area home sales soared in March, and home values continued to advance as the residential real estate market closed the first quarter of 2017 on an extremely positive note, RE/MAX reports. - April 14, 2017
The RE/MAX Northern Illinois real estate network recently presented its Administrative Professional of the Year award for 2016 to two women whose day-to-day efforts have made major contributions to the continued success of the offices in which they work. They are Barb Kurz, who manages the RE/MAX Ultimate... - April 13, 2017
Allen Snyder, broker/owner of RE/MAX Partners in Berwyn, Ill., recently received the Distinguished Service Award from RE/MAX Northern Illinois. - April 07, 2017
Paul Wells recently was named Multi-Office Broker/Owner of the Year by RE/MAX Northern Illinois. Wells is the broker/owner of RE/MAX NOW in Lake Barrington, Ill., and RE/MAX of Barrington in Barrington, Ill. - April 05, 2017
Dale Taylor of RE/MAX 10, New Lenox, Ill., was recently honored by RE/MAX Northern Illinois as its 2016 Humanitarian of the Year for his work in aiding the homeless. Taylor, a RE/MAX agent since 1995 and resident of Frankfort, Ill., was praised for his efforts over the last 11 years with South Suburban PADS, an organization providing emergency shelter and a range of related services to aid the homeless. - March 29, 2017
Tim Binning, broker/owner of RE/MAX All Pro in Bloomingdale, St. Charles and Sugar Grove, Ill., and Kathy Dames, broker/owner of RE/MAX Ultimate Professionals in Plainfield and Shorewood, Ill., shared the 2016 RE/MAX Northern Illinois Trendsetter Award.
The honors were presented at the recent 40th Annual... - March 29, 2017
Chicago-area home values took another big step upwards in February, with the median sales price reaching $212,430, up 12.4 percent when compared to the same month last year, RE/MAX reports. That followed a 10 percent increase in January.
“The median sales price in February was the highest for... - March 23, 2017
Four young brokers who enjoyed remarkable success during their first full year in real estate sales were saluted by RE/MAX Northern Illinois as 2016 Rising Stars during its 40th Annual Awards Ceremony held last month at Navy Pier.
Rising Star honors are given each year to RE/MAX broker associates who... - March 23, 2017
RE/MAX recently named its leading commercial real estate sales teams and individuals in northern Illinois for 2016. A team from Orland Park and a broker from Roselle earn top spots. - March 15, 2017
The RE/MAX Northern Illinois real estate network recently honored its associates whose 2016 residential sales achievements earned them coveted spots in its year-end Residential Top 20. A team from Lake Bluff and a broker from Hinsdale earned the coveted No. 1 rankings.
Each year, the network gives special... - March 10, 2017
Ronald Ewing of RE/MAX Horizon in Elgin, Ill., recently was named the 2016 Single-Office Broker/Owner of the Year by RE/MAX Northern Illinois. - March 10, 2017
The RE/MAX Northern Illinois real estate network raised nearly $184,000 for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals in 2016. - March 01, 2017
Sales volume generated by RE/MAX Northern Illinois brokers registered another solid increase in 2016. Total sales volume for the year was $9.36 billion, an 8 percent increase over the 2015 total. - February 27, 2017
The Chicago area housing market began 2017 much as it ended 2016, with a limited inventory contributing to a steady rise in the median sales price. January saw 6,127 homes sales completed in the seven-county metro area, 1.8 percent more than the same month of 2016 and the most in January since 2006.
The... - February 17, 2017
The RE/MAX Northern Illinois real estate network will celebrate its 40th anniversary on Feb. 17 in the Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier with a gala dinner for 800 guests, its annual awards presentation and a spectacular fireworks show. - February 14, 2017
The Chicago-area housing market continued to strengthen in 2016, according to a year-end sales analysis by RE/MAX. Home sales in the seven-county metro area totaled 114,569 units, 4.5 percent more than in 2015 and the most sold in any year since 2006 when 117,503 units changed hands. However, sales during... - January 18, 2017
RE/MAX of Rock Valley, the RE/MAX franchise in Oregon, Ill., is now under new ownership. Rebecca Hazzard, a leading broker in the office, has acquired the franchise from Judy Aurand and Carla Benesh, who founded the office in 2003. - January 14, 2017
When a home is put up for sale, many factors influence the results, and the price at which the property is first listed is among the most important. Choosing the right list price for a home can be a complex process, and a key objective is to balance the probable market value of the home with the current market conditions. - December 01, 2016
A dwindling inventory of homes for sale continued to shape results in the metro Chicago real estate market during October, RE/MAX reports. Compared to the same month last year, 10 percent fewer homes were for sale in October, helping reduce total homes sales in the seven-county area by 5 percent to a... - November 23, 2016
Sales in the metro Chicago luxury home market slowed slightly during the third quarter, with city and suburban luxury sales moving in opposite directions. The RE/MAX Luxury Report on Metro Chicago Real Estate reports that 728 properties sold for at least $1 million during the quarter. That compares to... - November 04, 2016
The metropolitan Chicago housing market continued to show progress during the third quarter of this year, but the forward momentum was slowed by a continuing shortage of homes for sale, RE/MAX reports.
Home sales in the seven-county metro area totaled 33,444 units for the quarter, a gain of 1 percent... - November 03, 2016
Luigui Corral, broker/owner of RE/MAX United in Wheeling and Round Lake Beach, Ill., recently became the first Hispanic member of the board of directors of the North Shore-Barrington Association of Realtors (NSBAR). Corral’s three-year term on the NSBAR board began on Sept. 15.
“The Hispanic... - October 15, 2016
Homebuyers in the metro Chicago real estate market are facing bidding wars thanks to a limited inventory of homes for sale, RE/MAX reports. - October 01, 2016
Home sales in the seven-county metro Chicago real estate market were on the rise again in August, according to RE/MAX. August home sales totaled 11,802 units, up 8 percent from the 10,900 homes sold in August 2015. - September 23, 2016
A relatively skimpy inventory of homes for sale in July, especially in the attached-home segment of the seven-county metropolitan Chicago real estate market, contributed to mixed results, according to an analysis by RE/MAX. The average time required for a home sold in July to find a buyer fell to just... - August 25, 2016
The metro Chicago luxury home market shook off a lackluster start to 2016 and enjoyed a substantial second-quarter rebound in terms of sales activity. According to the quarterly RE/MAX Luxury Report on Metro Chicago Real Estate, 832 properties sold for at least $1 million during the quarter, compared... - August 05, 2016
RE/MAX brokers say that open houses offer lots of useful information to homebuyers. - August 04, 2016
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