10 Things We Love About Lakeview

10 reasons why we love Lakeview Chicago

How Work From Home Has Impacted Trends in the Real Estate Market

Since the start of the Covid-19 lockdown just over one year ago our family, like all others, have been working from home. Luckily, working for @properties has been a dream as Benjamin and I were given a private space after our office moved to North Center. Our kids have also enjoyed (occasionally) escaping the dining…

Spring Cleaning Tips 🌷🧼

It seems like its been a loooong winter but tomorrow marks day 1 of Spring 2021 which means it’s time to clean up and get organized! I have The Home Edit book sitting in my living room (if you haven’t checked it out, you should!) but I don’t always have the time or energy to…

Summer Camp 2021?🤞Time to Sign Up!

2021 Summer camp options in Chicago

Self Care on International Women’s Day 🛀

Celebrate and send love to the women in your life (most importantly you❣️) Valentine’s Day has passed but there’s always a reason to celebrate and spread love – this week it’s International Woman’s Day! On Monday, March 8th the world will be celebrating hard working women who are scientists, politicians, moms, realtors, writers, doctors, engineers,…

Making the most of your Chicago Staycation 😎

Spring break is approaching! In years past it was a no-brainer to hop on a plane and head for warmer places. Some of our family’s favorite trips have been to Naples, Florida to visit my parents. We can sit by the pool and relax while the kids are entertained for hours (and tired at the…

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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…

Valentine’s Day – Local Love

Fun Valentines day activities for everyone in the family featuring local Chicago shops

Get Super Bowl Ready 🏈

Super Bowl Family Catering Packs Chicago


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…