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720 N Larrabee condo for sale

720 N Larrabee is one of the most exclusive condo buildings in the River North area of Chicago.

It’s known for its luxury condos and riverfront views that are made to impress those with even the most lavish lifestyles.

And that’s why excitement has been stirring over the coming of Unit 603 at 720 N Larrabee.

This 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom condo is unlike any other with its stately 14-foot ceilings and sweeping hardwood floors.

What amazes every single person who walks through this home is its gorgeous river view. You can enjoy the beauty of this vista from nearly every room in the home thanks to the expansive floor-to-ceiling windows.

One of the biggest trade offs of living in a condo is that you don’t get to enjoy all the amenities that

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25 E Superior Street condo for sale

Unit 1403 at The Fordham is soon to be up for sale!

This 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom condo in River North's most desirable building has been stripped to its studs and completely renovated to have modern features and designs.

You won't find anything like it on the market!

The entire condo is outfitted with 8" wide plank hardwood flooring that gives the space seamlessness and unity.

One of the most impressive rooms in the home is the living room which boasts spectacular views of the cathedral below. This space also has a media center that holds a 75" Sony T.V. system that is sure to amaze every movie-lover.

This condo is made for entertaining with its gourmet kitchen and formal dining area. Hosting dinner parties has never been easier in this

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4246 N Kedvale Ave home for sale

Welcome to 4246 N Kedvale Avenue!

This one of a kind, Victorian-style home is soon to hit the market, which will make it one of the hottest finds in all of Chicago real estate.

This 5-bedroom, 4.5-bathroom home will charm you from the moment you first lay your eyes on it. It boasts its original Victorian features, which include a lovely wrap-around porch, as well as a peaked hexagonal roof. This home comes straight out of a dream!

There is a whopping 5,500 square-feet of living space in this home, which includes a finished basement that can be used as a recreation room, bonus bedroom, or in-law suite.

What makes this home stand out among the rest are its meticulous details that can be found around every corner, Between the 10-foot

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Vista Tower in Chicago, IL

If you live in Chicago, there’s no doubt that you’ve seen the construction site for Vista Tower.

I mean, who hasn’t? It’s been in construction for nearly 5 years now!

But there’s no wonder why it has taken so long. Vista Tower is the second largest residential building in all of Chicago at the whopping height of 1,191 feet. It’s second to Trump Tower which stands at 1,388 feet tall.

Construction on this monstrosity of a building started in August 2016 and has been stirring up excitement ever since.

At last, the time has come that Vista Tower will be opening its doors for residents. The spring of 2020 people can finally move-in to one of the 396 luxury condos.

If you haven’t already heard of all the amazing features this residential

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New construction in Chicago

Chicago real estate has never seen so much action as it has in the past few years.

There are so many luxury condo buildings popping up around the city, it’s hard to keep track of them all. This means that there’s never been a better time to buy new construction condos in Chicago than now.

Though, buying a new-build is a bit different than buying a condo that has been around for a few years.

To help you through the process, here’s your guide to buying new construction in Chicago:

Advantages of Buying Chicago New Construction

There are plenty of advantages to buying new construction in Chicago, one of them being that you’re the first person to ever live in your unit.

This means that you won’t find any unsightly scratches in the

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The time has finally come.

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group has shortened its name.

We’ve all been waiting for this moment—when we no longer have to spend an eternity typing it out.

On December 4th, executives made the decision to change the company’s name, and in January 2020, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Koenig Rubloff Realty Group will officially become Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago.

This means we have dropped a whopping 5-syllables from their original 16-syllable name.

Gone are the days of fumbling over the spelling of KoenigRubloff and forgetting a word somewhere in the middle of the name.

Now, life is a little bit simpler.

And we can thank the agents and clients who voiced their

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Chicago versus New York

When it comes to accolades and pop-culture cache, it's hard to beat New York. After all, what can compare with the iconic status of the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, or a sea of angry cab drivers?

For some, this kind of brand recognition puts New York squarely at the top of big American cities, on a par with L.A., or London.

But as we all know, "famous" doesn't mean better, or even good.

If you live in Chicago, you already know. But if you don't know, it's time to learn why America's Second City is actually the best - or at least better than New York.

1. That Holiday Feeling

New York is the city that never sleeps...which sounds awful, not to mention bad for your health.

Chicago, on the other hand, is a giant

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How Millennials Are Changing Real Estate

If you're still wondering or talking about millennials not buying homes...then you're behind the times.

Millennials are entering the home buying market in a big way, and have been for the past few years.

But that's not to say that they haven't faced obstacles, many of which are still shaping how, when, and why they're jumping into the real estate market.

The desire to own a home hasn't changed much for the younger generations, but rising student debt, stagnant wages, high rents, and later marriages, have all pushed back the home-purchasing decision for those born between 1981 and 1997.

Courting this dynamic cohort means understanding their challenges, as well as their desires.

What Do Millennial Home-Buyers Want?

So what do

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Chicago Top Workplaces Award 2019

Every year, the Chicago Tribune publishes the Top Workplaces in the Chicagoland area, from small to large sized businesses.

And Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty Group took the top spot for the top large-size workplace!

The rankings are determined solely by employee surveys that assess everything from company culture to work/life balance to confidence in company leadership.

Knowing that KoenigRubloff Realty Group employees and agents rated the brokerage highly on all accounts gives everyone on our team a true sense of pride.

The brokerage raked above other highly-regarded companies in the Chicago area, such as SalesForce and Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises.

In hundreds of surveys, they detailed the support and

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We are pleased to announce that Unit 1905 at 500 W Superior St is now on the market!

The highlight of the River North neighborhood, the Montgomery is without a doubt one of the best high-end condos currently available on the Chicago market.

The south-facing unit is absolutely perfect - the stunning views of downtown Chicago through the huge 16 foot-wide, floor-to-ceiling windows are among the residence's top selling features. The spacious open-concept floor plan ensures these views can be glimpsed from virtually everywhere in the unit.

With 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms plus a powder room, there's a lot to love. The exquisite design features throughout include gorgeous, dark-stained hardwood floors not to mention a state-of-the-art chef's

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