Real Estate With Jake | February Newsletter

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Hello, February!

The month of love has arrived, and with it comes a burst of energy that sweeps us off our feet. We're excited to dive into the enchanting world of February, exploring the many facets of love that extend far beyond romantic entanglements. In the realm of real estate, this month holds promises of new beginnings, fresh opportunities, and the potential for a real (estate) love story.


Market Updates


Save Your Energy

Winter-Ready Ceiling Fans

Fans aren't just for summer! Transform your winter living spaces by adding potted plants or a small indoor garden near your ceiling fan. The gentle circulation from the fan can help disperse moisture and reduce the risk of stagnant air, promoting a healthier indoor environment during the colder months. Consider selecting low-maintenance plants like snake plants or pothos that thrive in indoor conditions. This not only adds a touch of nature to your space but also contributes to improved air quality, making your home a refreshing sanctuary in the midst of winter's chill.


Real Estate in the News

Mortgage Rates Have Dropped Quickly: How Low Will They Go In 2024?

Homebuyers received an unexpected gift around the holidays as mortgage rates dropped rapidly late last year...the question on the minds of many aspiring homebuyers is just how low mortgage rates will drop this year.

Courtesy of


Local Happenings

Chicago Theater Week

Experience everything Chicago theatre has to offer for just $15 or $30 (or less!) 

Click HERE to view a list of all Chicago Theater Week Shows!

Chicago Auto Show

The largest and longest-running auto show in North America. Held at the McCormick Place Convention Center, you will get the opportunity to see over 1000 vehicles on display by 36 manufacturers from all over the world!


Lifestyle Tips and Tricks

Real Estate and Design Trends to Watch in 2024

Staying abreast of what’s new and innovative in design and real estate is important, not to be trendy but to learn about innovative materials, systems and products to live more sustainably and benefit the planet...

Courtesy of the National Association of Realtors

20 Most Affordable Places to Live in the US

With the cost of living on the rise, many Americans are on the hunt for the cheapest places to live in the U.S. that still offer a high quality of life...

Courtesy of Forbes

16 Steps to Boost Your Home's Value

Hint hint: Updated kitchens, stone veneer exteriors, and converted attic bedrooms are money well spent...

Courtesy of HGTV

Foolproof Paint Colors that will Sell your Home

Selling a home with an electric, lime-green living room is going to be more difficult than you originally anticipated...

Courtesy of HGTV


Featured Listings

55 West Delaware Place, Unit 921
2 BD 2 BA 1607 SF $600,000

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