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April 12, 2017

The Essentials to Styling Your Home to Sell Quickly

By Patti Stern, PJ & Company Staging and Interior Decorating It’s hard to believe the early spring selling season is already upon us! This means that homeowners who haven’t prepared their homes to list now should implement some of the following PJ & Co go-to styling tips if they want to get their listing noticed…
April 12, 2017

Room with a View: How to Accent Your Listing’s Stellar Outdoor Views

Photo courtesy Blinds.com By Katie Laird, guest blogger Take a peek through the windows of your newest listing — what do you see? A stunning seascape? The glitzy city skyline? Layers of mountains stacked against the horizon? Make it impossible for potential buyers to ignore the gorgeous vista that a property offers by maximizing its…
April 12, 2017

Bathroom Trends for 2017

April 12, 2017

Do a Foundation Check: 5 Things to Watch For

Take a closer look at the home’s foundation before buying, says Matt Stock, president of U.S. Waterproofing, based in the Chicago area. An undisclosed structural foundation repair could leave a new buyer facing a price tag of $20,000 or more. “We’ve seen foundations sink 8 inches,” says Stock. “That was a $150,000 repair for the…
April 11, 2017

NAI Hiffman promotes VP to COO

Michael Flynn moved up from Executive Vice President to Chief Operating Officer for NAI Hiffman, the company announced Wednesday. Flynn will provide leadership and management necessary to execute the firm’s expansion strategy and enhance its operations. He has more than 30 years of experience in commercial real estate leasing and tenant representation. Most recently he…
April 6, 2017

2017 CRE Broker Hockey Classic raises $8,500 for charity

The 2017 CRE Broker Hockey Classic held on Friday at Johnny’s Icehouse raised $8,500 for the Inner-City Education Program, according to a statement from NAI Hiffman. The annual event brings together Chicagoland professionals for an entertaining night of hockey and fundraising efforts. This year’s roster consisted of 32 players and more than 80 people came…