First Time Homebuyer Checklist

Buying your first home is an exhilarating experience! It may mean you’re growing your family or you’ve finally gotten that promotion that will allow you to make a big investment. However, it can also be a very stressful time. Through the help of your realtor, lender and other great resources, you can be fully prepared for this… Read More


1109 N. Hermitage, #2 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms Gorgeous new condo in Wicker Park. Built in 2009, this property features luxury appliances, beautiful crown molding, a fireplace, a large deck and one garage space. Dark hardwood floors throughout and an abundance of natural light. As REP Group agents, we respect and appreciate our client’s privacy. To inquire about pricing for similar properties in the… Read More

CLOSED! 1026 N. Hermitage

1026 N. Hermitage 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 1250 sq. ft. Gorgeous west-facing two bedroom unit flooded with light. This property features a Juliet balcony in front as well as a large, private deck in rear with one garage space included. Beautiful hardwood floors throughout, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and an open layout for entertaining. As… Read More

End of Summer Market Snapshot

Market Trends In August 2014, 10,370 homes sold in Chicago. This marked a 13.3% decrease from August 2013 sales of 11,963 homes at a time when more homes were available for sale. The median price in August 2014 was $215,000, up 9.1% from $197,000 in August 2013. The time it took to sell a home… Read More

Best BYOBs Chicago

Best BYOB’s Chicago The fall equinox creeps closer every day. September 23. When I look at the calendar now, it reminds me of all the times my mom used to drive me passed middle school the summer after I turned twelve years old. “Don’t look it at!” I’d scream before diving onto the floor mats,… Read More

Most Dog Friendly Neighborhoods, According to Me

It’s pretty safe to say that I go to a lot of buildings on a regular basis. And I mean, a lot. It’s essentially the most important aspect of my job as a real estate agent in Chicago to go and check out real estate in Chicago. Shocker, I know. But while most people expect me… Read More

Chicago’s Bloomingdale Trail

Like New York City’s High Line project before it, Chicago’s Bloomingdale Trail is well on its way to becoming the next great elevated park success story. The project is currently under construction – transforming the old Canadian Pacific Railway viaduct into a beautiful 3-mile long elevated trail, incorporating five ground-level neighborhood parks, art installations and… Read More