Real Estate With Jake | April Newsletter

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Hello, April!

April showers may bring May flowers, but here at Compass, we're bringing you a down-pouring of exciting updates and opportunities in the world of real estate! As the housing market begins to bloom along with the spring flowers, we're here to guide you through the latest trends, listings, and tips to help you find your perfect home. So grab your umbrella and join us as we navigate through this month filled with sunshine and the promise of new beginnings.


Market Updates


Save Your Energy

Earth Day Everyday

Extend the spirit of Earth Day throughout April and beyond by committing to eco-friendly practices. Reduce waste by opting for reusable bags, water bottles, and containers. Support local farmers' markets for fresh, sustainable produce. Engage in community clean-up events or volunteer for environmental conservation projects to make a positive impact on our planet.


Real Estate in the News

Biden Proposes $10,000 Tax Breaks for First-Time Homebuyers, 'Starter Home' Sellers

President Joe Biden has floated plans to address the country’s affordable housing issues, including new tax breaks for first-time homebuyers and “starter home” sellers. However, experts have mixed opinions on the proposals...

Courtesy of CNBC


Local Happenings

APRIL 11 - 14th
Expo Chicago

EXPO CHICAGO showcases leading contemporary and modern art galleries each April at Navy Pier’s Festival Hall, alongside a diverse and inventive program of talks, on-site installations, and public art initiatives.

Catch a Baseball Game

The atmosphere in Chicago's vibrant neighborhoods reaches fever pitch each spring, marked by the excitement of the Cubs' and White Sox's first home games.

Warm Up and Revitalize

After battling through the bleak of winter, one of the best things to do in Chicago in April is head to a spa. You’ve got to consider your well-being after these hostile months, especially if you’re spending time outdoors exploring nature or doing extreme sports.


Lifestyle Tips and Tricks

13 Features New Home Buyers Say Are Essential, Desirable

New research shows that house hunters are willing to accept a smaller property as long as it has these key amenities.

Courtesy of the National Association of Realtors

When Selling Your Home, Don't Try to Conceal These 7 Problems

When selling your home, it’s natural to want to present the property in the most favorable light possible...

Courtesy of Forbes

10 Things Interior Designers Never Do

With the prevalence of TikTok and Instagram, every third person decorating a home feels they are a design expert. 

Courtesy of Forbes


Featured Listings

1447 West Walton Street, Unit 1
3 BD 3 BA 2200 SF $585,000

838 North Greenview Avenue, Unit 3
2 BD 2 BA $449,000

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