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Barrington Illinois Real Estate Resource

The Best Guide To Buying Country Suburban & Luxury Homes in Barrington

Welcome to the Barrington Illinois Real Estate and Community Information Blog. Written by Corinne, a dedicated full time and experienced Buyers Agent, Corinne is also a long time resident of Barrington. Here we highlight homes for sale in Barrington Illinois and it's neighboring villages as well as tips and advice for home buyers in our luxury homes communities. As your Barrington Home buying expert, I am here to help you find your dream home. My service area focuses on; Barrington, Barrington Hills, Lake Barrington, North Barrington, South Barrington, Deer Park, Inverness and Tower Lakes. These are the villages of 60010 and our primary real estate service area.

We are your Barrington Country Homes on Acreage Experts!

Are you looking to buy a home in the Barrington area with a decent sized lot too? Perfect, it's what we do best. Whether you want to be closer to the town center and have a half acre, be in the surrounding villages where 1 to 2 acres are common or even look for 5 or more acres, we have all the available listings here on this website. It goes without saying we specialize in single family homes, from ranches to new construction, colonials to contemporary, luxury to budget friendly, waterfront or equestrian, if it's got acreage, we love it!

Corinne’s Real Estate Blog

Barrington Hills Realtor – Buyers Find Your Own

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Our last post talked about buying luxury homes in Barrington Hills IL. With likely all of the properties listed with a brokerage, you'll need a Barrington Hills Realtor to help you on the buying side. Statistics show us that most buyers do not … [Read More...]

Buying Luxury Homes in Barrington Hills IL

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If you are in the market to buy real estate and looking at luxury homes in Barrington Hills IL, I think it's fair to say that right now, August 2014, it's a buyers market. As your Barrington Hills buyers agent we've gathered some quick stats for … [Read More...]

REALTORS In Barrington IL Are Like Chalk and Cheese

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REALTORS in Barrington IL are in plentiful supply, but we are like chalk and cheese. You might think we all do the same things and in general we do, we all sell real estate. However that is where it ends. No I am not talking about our gender or … [Read More...]

Wynstone Homes Sold 2014 to Date

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How many Wynstone homes sold in 2014 to date and how does that compare to 2013? It does seem the Wynstone is still struggling with sales. As it's been a while since I last reported on Wynstone sales and as I was asked that question just yesterday, I … [Read More...]

Home Sellers – Zillow Is Not Your Best Friend Nor Mine

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If you think Zillow is a real estate resource, well you would be right. It is not however part of our MLS. Zillow is a publicly traded advertising company. You'll find it on Nasdaq under Z. (I may use this term as I write this post). Here's some … [Read More...]

Is The Market Quiet Right Now?

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Has July and August been quiet for buyers and sellers in the Barrington real estate market? Yes, there's always a slow down during summer and 2014 has been no different. That's not saying we came to a screeching halt, far from it. But buyer activity … [Read More...]

They Hired The Other Agent For The Higher List Price

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About two years ago I was interviewed to sell a horse property here in the Barrington area. The tough discussion was, as it always is, pricing. I arrived with all the proof in the world that the property would sell at a price in a set range. I won't … [Read More...]

Barrington Market Reports

Lake Barrington Home Sales – Market Report – April, May, June 2014

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Lake Barrington home sales information for the second quarter of the year. This small community is part of the 60010 zip code and has a mix of homes including the condos and town homes in Lake Barrington Shores, another of our golf communities. Let’s look at the market from April to June 2014. The Average Time on Market for Lake Barrington Home Sales Average […]

North Barrington Home Sales – Market Report – April, May, June 2014

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North Barrington home sales information for the second quarter of the year. This small community is part of the 60010 zip code and has a mix of prices including the higher end homes in Wynstone Golf community. Let’s look at the market from April to June 2014. The Average Time on Market for North Barrington Home Sales Average marketing time for […]

South Barrington Home Sales – Market Report – April, May, June 2014

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South Barrington home sales information for the second quarter of the year. This small community is part of the 60010 zip code and known for higher priced housing. Albeit it a little late, let’s look at the market from April to June 2014. The Average Time on Market for South Barrington Home Sales Average marketing time for homes sold […]