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

Coming Soon – 621 W. Belden

621 W. Belden, Elmhurst   Enjoy this beautifully updated home on a deep lot with plenty of yard space to grill out on cool summer days. This home features three large bedrooms, a gorgeous master bath with double vanity and heated tile flooring, open kitchen with granite countertops, high-end appliances and large walk-in pantry. Sliding… Read More

Pocket Listing – $950,000

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Located in the heart of Park Ridge, 134 N. Washington is set on a tree-shaded street shared with substantial homes and classic residences. Only blocks from the esteemed Park Ridge Country Club, the recently opened Whole Foods, and the historic Pickwick Theatre. The home falls within the Field Elementary, Emerson Middle, and Maine South High… Read More


AN EXCLUSIVE OFF-MARKET HOME IN PARK RIDGE IS ALMOST READY  PARK RIDGE 4 BEDROOMS, 3.5 BATHS Overlooking Woodland Park Park Ridge still has a very low inventory of homes for sale, and the best ones move quickly. I would like to invite you (or any friends searching the area) to preview a gorgeous rehab overlooking… Read More

Goebbert’s Farm

In honor of the fall season, I dug up this little gem from my photos last year. In 2012, KC and I took a trip out to Barrington to visit Goebbert’s Farm. In all honesty, I thought we’d probably get bored within the first hour. After all, Goebbert’s Farm is a place for children… or… Read More

121 Gillick, Park Ridge

121 Gillick Park Ridge 121 Gillick was a beautiful four bedroom, two-and-a-half bath home in Olde Park Ridge. This location in Park Ridge is special because of its easy access to absolutely everything. It’s less than five minutes from the Canfield exit, and is walking distance to both Uptown Park Ridge and Edison Park. This… Read More

1416 S. Prospect, Park Ridge – Sold Before Print

In my last post, I spoke about one of my closed listings – 1215 Talcott (a Barnett Capital, LLC project) – and all of the activity it stirred up when it came on the market. This was fantastic for my clients, but not so great for the buyers who missed out. Except for one particular… Read More

1215 N. Talcott, Park Ridge

What a transformation! This was a listing I’ll never forget. 1215 N. Talcott was another gorgeous rehab by Barnett Capital LLC. It took months and months of hard work to get this five-bedroom home to its potential, but by the time Barnett Capital had completed it, it was spectacular. The kitchen had been expanded, the… Read More