Category Archives: Local News

Top 10 Luxury Homes in St Charles

Among the tri-cities of Batavia, Geneva and St Charles, Illinois, luxury living abounds!  St Charles alone offers over 50 homes for sale priced above $1,000,000. Everyone likes sneaking a peek at how the other half lives.  We’ve put together a list of the top 10 luxury homes for sale right now in St Charles.

Top 10 Luxury Homes in Batavia IL

Most Expensive Homes Sold in Batavia IL in 2015 Over 420 homes sold this year in Batavia.  We saw plenty of vacant land, condos, townhomes and single family homes of all price ranges.  However, we all like to peek into the world of extravagance.  So without further adieu, here are the Top 10 Most Expensive Homes Sold in Batavia in 2015. […]

Home Prices in Fox Mill Remain Steady

Fox Mill, St Charles Home Values Real estate is a hyper-local industry.You can read the Wall Street Journal, surf and Zillow, but when it comes to your family’s home, you need to trust a local professional.  National headlines sell papers, local knowledge helps you realize the truth.

How Do St Charles Schools Stack Up? [INFOGRAPHIC]

School has officially begun here in St Charles, IL! All across town parents have loaded up their shopping carts with school supplies, picked out that all important first day outfit (with the help of their kids no doubt) and sent their little ones out the door to begin another year of learning. With almost 5,000 […]

St Charles Housing Inventory Poised to Increase

This winter has seen robust home sales in St Charles, Illinois and surround areas.  The inventory of available homes for sale remain relatively high but buyers are plentiful. March is typically a time when more home sellers decide to enter the market.  Inventory has fallen but buyers remain, this is good news if you’ve been thinking […]

Tour Some Geneva IL Luxury Homes

As of this posting, there are 13 luxury homes for sale in Geneva, Illinois.  Luxury homes are defined as being priced at $700,000 and above. As you can see by the map above, the majority of these homes are located close to the Fox River with a few on the outskirts of town.

Fox Valley Real Estate Starts Year Strong

The Fox Valley real estate market started 2015 strong with over one hundred new listings coming on the market! One sure sign of consumer confidence in our local real estate market is the number of sellers putting their home on the market this week.  Here’s a breakdown of activity by city;

Fox Valley Luxury Home Market Takes Off

Do Fox Valley luxury home buyers know something we don’t? As we come to the end of 2014 it’s time to look at how the real estate market performed.  This gives us a good indicator of where things are headed. For this article, we decided to take a look at the change in home sales […]

Top 10 Real Estate Markets in the Fox Valley

With the year quickly winding down, let’s look back and see how local real estate markets performed in the Fox Valley. When we set out to write this post, the idea was just to rank cities in the Fox Valley by the number of closed sales.  We soon realized however, that doesn’t really provide much […]

33 Homes For Sale in Thornwood, South Elgin

Located on the southwest side of town, the subdivision of Thornwood, South Elgin IL offers a variety of homes, luxury amenities and award-winning schools. There are currently 33 homes for sale in this neighborhood.  Homes range from $100,000 townhouses all the way up to 4,400 square foot executive homes priced at $695,000.