Backyard Makeover with Artificial Turf

With summer heat in full affect my husband and I finally decided to take the leap and install artificial turf in our Chicago city backyard. We live in an incredible 100 year old home and try to improve the home each year with a project. It makes it easier to obtain everything on my wish…

July 4th Weekend Across All Chicagoland and More

July 4th weekend is upon us, bringing with it cookouts, fireworks, and outfits of red, white, and blue. Chicagoland is home to its fair share of festivities, and there are many others within driving distance in the communities of Southwest Michigan, Northwest Indiana, and Southeast Wisconsin. The following are some of our favorites: Chicago The Grant…

Urban Exodus? Not By A Long Shot

Anyone who has followed residential real estate news in the past year has certainly heard about the pandemic-fueled migration out of densely populated cities and into larger homes in suburban and rural markets. But does the buzz match reality? Not quite. While suburban housing markets are indeed booming, the relationship between the city and the…

How to Prepare for Your Move This Spring

When it comes to moving, there’s always a million and one things you need to do before the movers show up. If you’re making a move this spring, you can avoid unnecessary stress by planning early and being prepared. The following are some tasks that you can check off your list to make your move…

My Simple Kitchen Updates

The kitchen is the heart of the home and most of the time the most important! We spend so much time in this room, we want to make sure it’s a place you want to be in. Making cookies, doing homework, cocktailing with my girls, or devouring some new dip I found at Trader Joe’s……

10 Things We Love About New Buffalo, Michigan

Is there anything better than a weekend beach getaway? How about when it’s only an hour and a half (maybe even less depending on traffic) from downtown Chicago!? Read on to find out more… After a long few days at the office, a weekend getaway can be the perfect way to relax and recharge. It’s…

Predicting Spring 2021 (and Beyond): Will the market return to normal?

By Craig Wales on 3/2/2021, edited by Juliana Yeager  Like many real estate agents, the Yeager Team’s listings have been hot (and getting hotter) since late fall of 2020. Now, as we turn into Spring, we are happily busier than ever listing and selling properties across Chicagoland. It’s important to stay on top of trends…

10 Things We Love About Lakeview

10 reasons why we love Lakeview Chicago

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Bold(ish) predictions for 2021

So, let’s try this again. Last year around this time we issued what we thought were going to be dominant trends in housing for the year ahead, only to have the pandemic arrive in March and upend all our predictions (along with the entire world). But while predictions all got thrown out the window in…

TOWNHOUSE VS. CONDO: WHICH SHOULD YOU BUY?

Whether it’s your first time buying or you are a seasoned buyer upsizing or downsizing, townhouses and condos are both great options. Check out the differences between the two to help aid you in your search. Condominiums Condominiums are similar to apartments in that you purchase an individual unit inside of a larger building, but…