November 2016

Found 3 blog entries for November 2016.

Here is an infographic of some real estate buyer and seller profiles of 2016 that I thought many people would find interesting.

orland park real estate buyers and sellers

Home Buyers

Age

Nothing really shocking to me about buyers.  It is interesting to see how the average age has changed since 1981.  I bought my first house in 1976 at the age of 22-23.  That house cost $18,000 and it didn't hit me at the time but instead of a 30 year mortgage we were given a 10 year mortgage!  We were happy with our 10.5% interest rate.  I still drive past that house whenever I'm in the area.

Marital Status

I normally work with married couples but I do get the singles.  In fact, I worked with a couple this past year (they never did buy, but that might be good) that had just started dating and I

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This is a one-of-kind custom home in Lockport in Oak Creek Subdivision.  4 bedrooms, 3 1/2 bathrooms, 3 car garage, basement, slate tile from Italy, hardwood and read on for more!

Lockport real estate for sale 

This is located on a large corner lot - 82X132X123x114 that is professionally landscaped with a fenced back yard.  The 3 car garage has a side drive and entry.

Lockport home staircase

Step into the foyer and you'll be greeted with the beautiful wooden floating staircase.  The formal living room is to the right and the formal dining room is to the left. Straight through is the family room with a slate fireplace and beautiful windows.

lockport home for sale family room with fireplace

gourmet kitchen 17963 Mitchell Lockport

The family room is open to the gourmet kitchen with plenty of cabinets, granite counter

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This is a beautiful 2-story located on a quiet street but close to downtown New Lenox, the community center, summer concerts, I-80 and the train.  As you drive up to the home you'll notice the cute covered front porch where you can relax in fair weather.

New Lenox home for sale 770 Wildwood Dr

770 Wildwood Dr, New Lenox IL  60451

Enter the stunning 2-story foyer and the formal living room is through French doors.  The eat-in kitchen was updated in 2003 and features an office area.  There are plenty of cabinets, hardwood floors and all appliances will stay.  There is also a breakfast bar eating area.  Sliding doors off the dinette take you out to the back yard. The kitchen is open to the spacious family room with a gorgeous tile fireplace with a wood mantle.  The laundry room is

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