Monday, May 13, 2013
A number of agents at RE/MAX experts were recognized for their 2012 achievement.
Broker associates at Buffalo Grove's RE/MAX Experts recently received special recognition from the RE/MAX Northern Illinois region for their sales success in 2012. They have been named to membership in one of five honorary clubs, each recognizing an important level of achievement in sales production. Chairman’s Club RE/MAX associates qualify as Chairman’s Club members thanks to annual sales achievements that place them among the industry’s most successful professionals. The average productivity of Chairman’s Club members in northern Illinois in 2012 was a remarkable 27 times greater than the average earnings of a National Association of Realtors (NAR) sales agent. Receiving this award is Andee Hausman. Platinum Club Membership in the …
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Two local professionals were honored for 25 years of service.
RE/MAX recently presented its Pioneer Club award to broker associates in its northern Illinois real estate network. The award recognizes those who have reached their 25thanniversary with RE/MAX. Among the honorees were Lyn Fairlamb and DeAnn Glover, both of Buffalo Grove's RE/MAX Experts. "It is not uncommon for real estate professionals to work for a variety of companies during their career. Twenty-five years spent with one organization represent a significant commitment and reflect continued satisfaction with the professional environment," RE/MAX Northern Illinois said in a press release.
Friday, January 18, 2013
RE/MAX reports Lake County sales up 25 percent; median Lake County sales price down 5 percent since December 2011.
- PATCH'S HOUSE & HOME
Friday, January 18
Propelled by strong condominium sales in Cook County, attached homes led the metro Chicago real estate market to its most active December since 2006, according to RE/MAX. Combined sales of attached and detached homes in the seven-county metro area were up 20 percent to 7,281 units when compared to the same month last year. Sales of attached homes rose 23 percent to 2,661 units. The median sales price for all homes sold in December was 5.5 percent higher than in December 2011, reaching $153,000, while the median sales price for attached homes climbed 7.5 percent to $123,600. The average market time, which is the average number of days a home sold in December was on the market before a sales contract was signed, dipped to 138 days for …
Sunday, September 23, 2012
A RE/MAX analysis shows that home sales rose across the metropolitan Chicago area.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
Sunday, September 23, 2012
Home sales in the seven-county metropolitan Chicago real estate market followed a familiar path in August, with more homes changing hands more quickly, according to an analysis by RE/MAX. August sales of detached and attached homes reached a combined total of 9,145 units, which is a robust 26.5 percent higher than in the same month in 2011 and the highest August sales total since 2007. The pace of sales also quickened. The average number of days that homes sold in August spent on the market before a sales contract was signed declined from 165 days a year ago to 139 days this August, the lowest market time for the metro area in any month since December 2007. For the second consecutive month, the share of all sales that involve distressed …
Sunday, August 19, 2012
A RE/MAX report analyses summer summer sales in Cook, Lake and surrounding counties.
Sunday, August 19, 2012
Home sales in the seven-county metropolitan Chicago real estate market continued to show improvement in two important respects, according to an analysis by RE/MAX. Sales of detached and attached homes increased 29 percent in July, compared to the same month in 2011, with a total of 8,490 homes changing hands. At the same time, the average number of days that homes sold in July spent on the market before a sales contract was signed fell to 141 days from 166 days a year ago. That 141 day average is the lowest recorded for the metro market during any month since December 2007. The median sales price of a home sold in the metro-Chicago market during July fell 6 percent to $173,125 from $184,000 in July of last year. The RE/MAX analysis is …
Sunday, June 17, 2012
RE/MAX Showcase associates were recognized this spring.
Sales associates at RE/MAX Showcase, 25884 E. Route 83, Long Grove, recently received special recognition from the RE/MAX Northern Illinois region for their sales success in 2011. They have been named to membership in honorary clubs, each recognizing an important level of achievement in sales production. Platinum Club Membership in the 2011 Platinum Club goes to a distinguished group of top-producing RE/MAX affiliates. Approximately 3 percent of all RE/MAX affiliates across the globe qualify for this award. The average commission income of a 2011 RE/MAX Northern Illinois network Platinum Club affiliate was 13 times that of the average earnings of National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) sales agents reported in the 2011 NAR Member Profile. …
Friday, June 8, 2012
Andee Hausman and Jay Blessent have been named 2011 Broker/Owners of the Year in RE/MAX's northern Illinois division.
Andee Hausman and Jay Blessent, owners of RE/MAX Experts in Buffalo Grove, earned one of the top honors given out at the RE/MAX Northern Illinois 35th annual awards ceremony. They were named 2011 Broker/Owners of the Year, Single Office, Suburbs. This is the second time in their careers that the couple, who met and married while both were RE/MAX agents, received the “Broker/Owner of the Year” honor. Each year, the RE/MAX Northern Illinois awards ceremony honors affiliates who have achieved outstanding results in the areas of sales, service, philanthropy and technology. Recipients of the Broker/Owner of the Year award must be exceptional in many areas, including recruiting, management and corporate citizenship, as well as by helping RE/MAX…
Thursday, December 8, 2011
Two local Realtors help a mulit-generational family before, during and after the sale of a home.
A cozy fire, a hot bowl of soup or snuggling up with a blanket and old movie are good ways to keep warm and comfy over these cold winter months. However nothing keeps me warmer than hearing wonderful stories of the giving, generous people in our own Buffalo Grove community. Trust me, there are lots of them and I hope to share as many as I can. Realtors Julie Brown and Karen Danenberg are working to help a family that is moving to Buffalo Grove from Arizona with literally nothing in their hands but a suitcase. Originally from Buffalo Grove, Jack (a fictitious name) went to Stevenson High School and after a rough go at life, he tried to settle in Arizona for a fresh start. Now with a family that includes three young kids, he and his family …