Real Estate With Jake | June Newsletter

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Hello, June!

As June unfolds with its warm embrace, we're not only celebrating the splendor of the season but also the thriving pulse of the real estate market. Picture this: lazy afternoons in a backyard oasis or cozy evenings with sunset views from your own slice of paradise. Whether you're a seasoned buyer seeking your dream home or a seller eager to showcase your property's unique allure, this month offers boundless opportunities. So, as you revel in the longer days and balmy nights, don't forget to explore our latest listings, expert insights, and tips for navigating the vibrant real estate landscape. 

Here's to June - a time for embracing both the beauty of nature and the excitement of finding your perfect home.

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Market Updates

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Save Your Energy

Grill green, dine clean!

Host eco-friendly BBQs by using reusable or biodegradable plates, cups, and utensils. Source your food locally from farmers' markets to reduce carbon emissions from transportation, and choose organic, sustainably raised meats and plant-based options for a lower environmental impact. Remember to recycle and compost waste to minimize your footprint.

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Real Estate in the News

Buy Like an A-Lister

Steal these 7 home buying secrets from celebrities!

Courtesy of Realtor.com

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Local Happenings

WEDNESDAYS,
JUNE 5TH - AUG 28TH
Jazzin' at the Shedd

Live jazz revels at Shedd Aquarium! The popular midweek Jazzin’ at the Shedd series showcases a festival-worthy lineup of Chicago's top jazz ensembles. 

JUNE 14TH - 16TH
Chicago Ribfest

Ribfest Chicago takes place every summer in the Northcenter neighborhood! Celebrating 24 years of BBQ, Ribfest Chicago continues to be Chicago’s most anticipated food festival.

JUNE 30
Chicago Pride Parade

The Chicago Pride Parade is one of the most popular LGBTQ+ events in the city. A tradition for more than 50 years, the parade concludes the city’s month-long celebrations with a famous four-mile procession held on the last Sunday of June. 

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Lifestyle Tips and Tricks

9 Locations where Housing Prices are Skyrocketing Post-Pandemic

It’s no secret that real estate prices have increased substantially in the past few years, with the pandemic era of the early 2020s seeing massive spikes in home prices nationwide.

Courtesy of Yahoo!

Design Choices Sellers Might Want to Rethink

Social media causes a lot of hype, but trends change frequently and could hurt resales. Sellers are wise to play it safe with timeless simplicity. 

Courtesy of NAR

6 Spring 2024 Tips for Home Buyers and Sellers

The housing market is in a strange place this spring...

Courtesy of Forbes

21 Plants to Add Instant Curb Appeal

Before you plant that "For Sale" sign in your yard, plant shrubs and flowers. to boost your curb appeal!

Courtesy of HGTV

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Featured Listings

UNDER CONTRACT | RIVER WEST
950 West Erie Street, Unit 601
2 BD 2 BA 1600 SF $559,000

UNDER CONTRACT | PORTAGE PARK
4128 North Leamington Avenue
4 BD 4 BA $769,000

UNDER CONTRACT | NOBLE SQUARE
1447 West Walton Street, Unit 1
3 BD 3 BA 2200 SF $585,000

UNDER CONTRACT | NOBLE SQUARE
838 North Greenview Avenue, Unit 3
2 BD 2 BA $449,000

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