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Despite the 34% drop in home sales in October, from 2020's 215 closed sales to only 142 closed  sales there is a silver lining - days on market went down 44.6% from 74 days to only 41 days in October, 2021.  Along with a 13.4% increase  in the median sale price from  $467,500 to a new high of $53...
Home sales in Oswego, IL continue into fall with only a 5.5% decline from last  year's sales.  The speed of how fast homes are selling though increased 47.2% from last year's 36 days on the market to only 19 days in October, 2021.The median price increased 27.5% from 2020's $293,000 to $373, 460!...
With the current inventory shortages working with buyers has become quite challenging.  One of the interesting things that I have  come across in my latest round of working with a buyer is how many small homes (under 1,000 sq. ft.) are currently for sale  in Aurora, IL.  Mind you, these are not f...
How is the Million plus price category in detached home sales doing so far in Naperville, IL compared to 2020?As of 10/19/2021 - there have been 123 Million dollar and above homes sold.  In 2020 there were only 53 homes sold at this point.   This is a 43.09% increase in million plus home sales!Ye...
Naperville, IL continues its strong  market showing in September, 2021:There are currently 221 available single family homes.  Of those - 34 are in "New" status, 4 in reactivated status, 13 Price Changes, 170 in "Active" stage.   With October already 15 days in - there are 22 homes in Pending sta...
I love trying out new places to eat and shop!  I finally got a chance to stop at Atrevete Confections in downtown Montgomery, IL yesterday.  My friends had been mentioning all the great sweets and coffees that they had a chance to enjoy and I had been feeling a  little  left out!Had their carmel ...
With a population of over 44K people and a thriving downtown, Plainfield is a favorite among  buyers that want the convenience of living near major highways such as I-88/I-80/I-355/I-55 and an hours drive to Chicago's Midway Airport and Chicago itself.  No longer a sleepy farm town but best known...
 Home Prices in Naperville IL for August 2021Real estate market data for Naperville, IL provided by Evelyn Santiago of Heart Realty Group, Inc. Naperville, IL Home Prices In August 2021, there were 254 closed transactions with an average price of  $610,633 and a median price of $550,000.  The ave...
With over 14,000 colleges ranked on 17 different  academic measures we have quite a few suburban colleges that made  the top 300 list.  Start planning to  attend some of these top rated schools in the coming year!  Congratulations to all the schools that  made the top 300 rankings especially duri...
Will September's  real estate market  take a slower pace from the crazy multi-offer, over list price frenzy that happened in early spring to late summer?   Illinois' 2nd city, Aurora, is still having inventory shortages with only 121 single family homes  available as of 9/10/21!  Of those 121, th...

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