Posts Tagged ‘Illinois’
Most Recent
Read More
July 12, 2016

Blast From the Past: Molly Ringwald’s Home from Sixteen Candles Is For Sale

The elegant home featured in the quintessential ‘80s coming-of-age movie is for sale. Birthday cake and wacky grandparents not included.
Read More
July 11, 2016

World Population Day: What US Cities Are the Largest?

In this article, we’ll make stops in the biggest cities in the United States and see what makes each one special. Pack your bags, and let’s go!
Read More
May 24, 2016

Raise a Tallboy High Overhead: The Pabst Mansion in Illinois Is For Sale

The Pabst Mansion is for sale, and it’s a stunner. Take a look at the house that PBR built in this toney Chicago suburb.
Read More
August 21, 2015

Million Dollar Listings: Royal Flair in Chicago

Why Buy a Home When You Can Own a Castle?

If you have just $4.2 million to spend, then you can get a lot of home just about anywhere in the Windy City. But why settle for a home when you can be king or queen of your very own castle? The impressive Chicago estate located at 3015 Lincoln Road in Oak Brook is the perfect residence for a buyer with plenty of royal flair, and a pile of gold to indulge.

A Home Unlike Any Other

It’s clear as soon as you enter the gated property that this estate is something special. You’ll be struck by its sheer grandeur as you stroll through the courtyard, past the bubbling fountain. And you’ll feel like a beloved ruler every time you return home [...]

Read More
February 9, 2015

MyHeartLivesIn Contest: Local Love for the Windy City recently launched the MyHeartLivesIn Instagram contest on February 3, 2015. We asked friends to show us where ‘their heart lives,’ and we were overwhelmed with all of the creative and beautiful responses we have received so far. Instagrammers were asked to show us (and tell us) what they love about their city by snapping a picture and writing a short description to show us where their heart lives. The winner will win $1,000 for Valentine’s Day!

We are excited to share some of the entries with you! This entry into the #MyHeartLivesIn Instagram contest from Kathleen (ophelank) comes from Chicago, Illinois. She said, “I love it not only for the great sights and [...]

Read More
March 20, 2013

Top 10 Movie Mansions

Homes on the silver screen have played important roles for some of the most memorable plots in movie history. It often feels as though they cannot be real, but they are, and they may be closer to you than you think! As part of our Top 10 series we’ve created a list of the most iconic Hollywood homes.

Read More
February 1, 2013

[INFOGRAPHIC:] Cupid’s Cities: The 10 Most Romantic Cities in the U.S.

Are you looking for a little ‘real estate romance’ this time of year? and have found the most romantic cities in the U.S. and are revealing the housing market behind these areas.

Brandon Wade, founder and CEO of a popular dating website, claims that “love and travel go hand in hand” and that “cities that can inspire the hearts of Romeos and Juliets all over have seen the most improvement in their tourism.” Can a little romance also help improve the real estate industry? Fall in love with our top 10 most romantic cities and find out if the housing market is just as sweet!

Read More
January 30, 2013

Cupid’s Cities: The 10 Most Romantic Cities in the U.S., Part 1

Looking for a little ‘real estate romance’ this time of year? has found the most romantic cities in the U.S. and is revealing the housing market behind these areas. Will Cupid find romance with the real estate market in these cities, too?

Read More
December 22, 2012

Home for the Holidays – Chicago, IL Edition

What makes Chicago, IL the second best city to celebrate the holidays? Chicago brings in many visitors for the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival - a family friendly festival full of lights, music, shopping, food, and more.
Read More
December 3, 2012

[INFOGRAPHIC:] Home for the Holidays: 10 Best Cities to Celebrate the Holiday Season and are ready for the holidays. To honor the joyous occasion, we have found the 10 best cities to celebrate the holiday season.

‘Tis the season for giving… and for shopping. Traditionally, the winter holidays are known as a peak retail shopping season. However, some experts claim that “there are good reasons to buy a home toward the end of the year.” Will a new home become part of your holiday shopping list Perhaps one of these cities will make a great place to call home for the holidays. What is in store for the housing market in these areas? Check out our infographic below on the best cities to celebrate the holiday season.

Read More
November 30, 2012

Home for the Holidays: 10 Best Cities to Celebrate the Holiday Season, Part 2

We’re following up to Part 1 of the Homes for the Holidays report with the remaining best cities to celebrate the holiday season. Are their housing markets as cheerful as their celebrations? Let’s find out if you’re ready to call any of these cities your ‘home for the holidays’.

Read More
December 22, 2011

Tell Us Your Favorite Christmas Movie Home

Everyone has their favorite Christmas movie they remember watching as a child. In those movies are homes that typically feature some kind of festivity for the holiday. Now it’s time for you to take those childhood, or for some of us adulthood, memories and put them to the test. Which Christmas movie home is your favorite?
Search Blog

Follow Us
Facebook Twitter YouTube Pinterest Pinterest RSS Feed

Home Search

Mobile Apps