Lake Barrington Shores Home Values – Sold at $400,000


Another fabulous town home sold by Corinne Guest of Barrington Realty Company, the listing broker. February 20th 2014 saw the sale of a ranch town house in Lake Barrington Shores close for $400,000. That's the highest priced sale of a 2 bedroom home … [Read more...]

Barrington Illinois Subdivisions and Neighborhoods

Barrington Subdivisions and neighborhoods

Local buyers often know which Barrington Illinois subdivisions or neighborhoods they want to live in. This is especially true for the larger Barrington neighborhoods like Lake Barrington Shores or Wynstone because these are offering a lifestyle as … [Read more...]

Pricing Homes To Sell – Sellers Want Listing Agents To Get It Right.


Not that I really want to bang the same old drum but pricing homes to sell is the number one key to selling. Why? It's quite simple. Any objection can be overcome by price. I've recently talked about what home sellers want from listing agents in … [Read more...]

Lake Barrington Shores Market Trends- 2013 Sales Reach 90 Units


Congratulations Lake Barrington Shores. 2013 was a stellar year for sales with a total of 90 units closed for the year. We haven't seen that kind of volume in a very long time. My chart for sales during the 2007 to 2012 period shows sales each year … [Read more...]

Home Sellers Want Listing Agents To Sell Their Homes Quickly

sell my home quickly for the right price

Home owners want to "Sell My Home Quickly!" This is number two in the list of important services sellers want from their listing agents. Yesterday we wrote about the top spot which was that sellers want listing agents to find a buyer for their home … [Read more...]

What’s The Most Important Thing Home Sellers Want From A Listing Agent?

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Ridiculous though that question might sound the answer is not as simple as "Sell my house!" Property sellers look to listing agents for more than the whole process. So what is the most important thing and how do real estate agents achieve … [Read more...]

Quarterly Lake Barrington Real Estate Market Report

Snapshot 1 (9-9-2013 4-49 PM)

It's high time for a Lake Barrington real estate market report. I've been busy with projects, not the least of which was transforming this web site, and so my market reports have fallen behind a bit. As Lake Barrington is a small community, indeed … [Read more...]