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North Shore Mansions Sold in the Last 6 months!

There has been some curiosity out there of late to find out what homes have sold in the last 6 months over a Million.  We have an interesting trend right now, and no ones knows why.   434 more words

Home Selling

Journey Along the Shores - Part 8 (More Tree Management)

In a previous Journey Along the Shores post, I shared our initial approach to managing the trees in our care.  A recent event prompted me to circle back to the subject. 376 more words


Repair Work Begins At Historic Woman's Club Of Wilmette Four Months After Fire

WILMETTE, Ill. (CBS) — More than four months after fire ravaged the historic Woman’s Club of Wilmette, work began Tuesday to repair it.

Woman’s Club President Barbara Bischoff gasped as she watched the giant Heneghan wrecking crane lift the charred remnants of the club’s 75-year-old Steinway grand piano out of the gutted auditorium area of the building, at 930 Greenleaf Av.,. 321 more words


A Changing Real Estate Market on Chicago's North Shore

As I’ve been touring the houses on the market in the North Shore the past month, I’ve noticed that things have changed a bit.  Depending on what suburb you are in, and how expensive the houses are, the change can seem a bit more dramatic.   459 more words

North Shore

If someone asks, this where I'll be. . .

It’s strange how the space of twenty-five years can feel so fleeting, once you reach its end. My family recently bid farewell to the town that we called home for a quarter of a century.  24 more words


Wilmette Strip Mall Booting Cars Of People Going To Dairy Queen Next Door

(CBS) — Tension between two north suburban businesses is giving new meaning to the term “ice-cream headache.”

The owner of a strip mall next to the Dairy Queen on Lake Avenue in Wilmette is booting anyone who parks in his lot to go next door for ice cream. 185 more words


Apple Watch

What are your thoughts about owning an Apple Watch? Does it make sense for a busy executive?

I ordered mine within 20 minutes of it becoming available online. 621 more words