SELLING YOUR HOUSE
February 1, 2016
VI-GNETTE - vin'yet - noun 1: A BRIEF BUT WONDERFUL SCENE
“In the world of interior design, a Vignette is a small, pleasing picture formed by grouping several objects — think of it as a pocket-size table arrangement that tells a story...
January 11, 2016
Iyna Bort Caruso- Sotheby's Magazine
While it may be among the oldest architectural elements, the staircase has long ceased to be simply an answer to man’s age-old challenge – getting from on one level to another. Just think of the countless staircases that have made th...
January 1, 2016
PANTONE COLOR OF THE YEAR 2016
Every year, smarter decorators then I await eagerly the announcement by Pantone of their "Color of the Year". With home decor palettes firmly based in neutral paint and upholstery selections, tre...
December 1, 2015
NO. I do not want to sell your house right now.
Exploring the Seasonal Chicago Real Estate Market
BURR Chicago, it’s getting COLD outside! Stores are bustling with shoppers, twinkling lights adorn Michigan Avenue, and I do believe...
November 2, 2015
THE FUTURE IS HERE!
3D IMMERSIVE TOUR BRINGS LISTINGS TO LIFE!
When Marty McFly went "Back to the Future" it was to the year 2015. While the hover board and flying cars imagined in the movie were cool, I could not have imagined the...
October 1, 2015
HOLD ONTO YOUR HAT!
THE IMPACT OF NEW RESPA / TILA REGULATIONS ON SELLING AND BUYING REAL ESTATE
Most people take a mortgage when buying a home. Most sellers of property sell their home to a buyer taking a mortgage. So while the topic...
September 1, 2015
SHOW OFF LIKE A BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS COVER
Melons are my secret weapon! In 2012 I bit the bullet and gave myself the gift of a new kitchen. The hubby and I addressed most of the 1980‘s Miami-Vice style decor issues immediately wh...
August 1, 2015
HOW TO TRACK FORECLOSURE STATUS ONLINE
IN COOK COUNTY, IL
Often, when searching for listings to show a buyer I'll find a property that may fit the bill that is in foreclosure. As a buyer, it is important for you to know this informati...