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Just Listed – Berwyn Home

Just Listed – Berwyn Home

Looking for a family-friendly home in Berwyn on a quiet street lined with well-kept bungalows? This Berwyn home is the perfect choice! Embrace the opportunity to transform this fixer-upper into your dream abode, where cherished memories are waiting to be made. Situated on an oversized lot, this residence offers plenty of space for outdoor equipment and gatherings. Imagine summer evenings gathered around the fire pit, roasting marshmallows, or watching the kids play in the expansive yard. Featuring 3 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms, this home provides ample space for family living. Plus, there’s an additional oversized tandem bedroom off the master, offering versatility as a bedroom, office, theater, or bonus room. The living room/dining room combination makes entertaining a breeze, while the spacious kitchen provides ample room for family meals and culinary creations with your family. Sold As-Is. Call Sharon to schedule your showing.

How to Boost Your Home’s Value with 3 Bathroom Hacks

How to Boost Your Home’s Value with 3 Bathroom Hacks

As a homeowner looking to sell your property, maximizing its value is key to a successful sale. One of the areas that can significantly impact the overall appeal of your home is the bathroom. Here are three hacks to elevate your bathroom and, in turn, increase the list price of your property.

#1: Luxury Upgrades for a High-End Feel

Investing in luxury upgrades can add a touch of opulence to your bathroom, instantly capturing the attention of potential buyers. Consider features like a spa-like bathtub, sleek fixtures, and high-end materials for countertops and flooring. These upgrades create a sense of indulgence, making your bathroom a standout selling point that justifies a higher list price.

#2: Contemporary Design Elements for Timeless Elegance

Opt for contemporary design elements that exude timeless elegance. A neutral color palette, modern fixtures, and clean lines create a sophisticated and appealing aesthetic. Choose materials that are not only visually pleasing but also durable, ensuring that the bathroom maintains its allure over time. Features like a frameless glass shower enclosure or a stylish vanity contribute to the overall elegance of the space.

#3: Smart Technology for Modern Appeal

Integrating smart or eco-friendly technology into your bathroom adds a modern touch that resonates with today’s buyers. Consider installing smart mirrors with built-in LED lighting, GFCI Wall Outlets with Fast Charge USB Ports and motion-detecting light sensors. These features not only enhance the functionality of the bathroom but also position your home as contemporary and up-to-date, justifying a higher list price in the eyes of tech-savvy buyers.

By implementing these bathroom hacks, you can transform this essential space into a selling point that contributes to a higher list price for your home. Whether it’s the luxury upgrades, timeless design elements, or smart technology, each enhancement adds value and allure.


Another Home Sold

Another Home Sold

Sold another home in the south suburbs of Chicago. This was sold below market price to someone willing to complete the necessary rehab. There is a home for everyone.

7 Reasons To Hire A Realtor

7 Reasons To Hire A Realtor

If you were wondering whether you should sell your home yourself OR hire a realtor with from a national real estate company like Century 21, here are some key benefits:

  1. Market Knowledge & Expertise:
  • Realtors have access to comprehensive market data, allowing them to determine an optimal and competitive listing price for your home based on current market conditions.
  • Realtors are skilled in creating effective marketing strategies. They can showcase your property through various channels, including online listings, professional photography, virtual tours, and traditional marketing methods.
  1. Negotiation Skills: Experienced realtors are adept at negotiating with buyers and their agents. They can help secure the best possible deal for you, navigating the complexities of offers, counteroffers, and contingencies.
  1. Time Savings: Selling a home involves numerous tasks, from marketing to negotiations and paperwork. A realtor can take on these responsibilities, saving you time and allowing you to focus on other aspects of your life.
  1. Objective Advice: Realtors provide an objective perspective on your property. They can offer valuable advice on home improvements or staging that may enhance your home’s appeal and increase its market value.
  1. Guidance Through the Process: Selling a home can be a complex process with various stages. A realtor guides you through each step, from the initial listing to the closing, ensuring that you are well-informed and prepared at every stage.
  1. Marketing Your Home: 
  • MLS:  Your home will be listed on the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) as well as a variety of other real estate outlets to sell your home
  • Professional Photography:  Some realtors will have professional photos taken of your home
  • Social Media:  Some realtors will market your home on social media as well as their brokerage website
  • Some realtors will use outside signage, flyers and unique websites for your home
  1. Handling Showings and Open Houses: Realtors take care of scheduling and conducting showings and open houses. They know how to highlight the strengths of your property and address potential concerns from prospective buyers.

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Completed Real Estate Requirements To Help Those Who Served

Completed Real Estate Requirements To Help Those Who Served

On Wednesday, August 23, 2023, I completed the course to distinguish myself as an American Warrior Real Estate Professional. A few years ago I completed the requirements to earn the title: Military Relocation Professional as well. These courses are recognized by the Illinois Realtors Association.

The mission of the American Warrior Initiative is: ” to provide a platform whereby Real Estate Professionals can be trained and equipped to handle with excellence the home purchase needs of active duty and former military clients.”

One of the goals of this organization is to train and award service dogs to veterans. During our educational program, we were able to witness the award of a service dog to a deserving veteran. The tuition for this course went toward the program. Fairway Financial also donated to the cause to help the veteran care for the service dog.

There are some wonderful benefits available to active duty military members and their families as well as veterans. Some of those benefits include downpayment assistance and lower interest rates to help them buy a home or business.

If you know a veteran or an active-duty military professional, please share my contact information with them. I am happy to help!