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September 26, 2017

Why You Should Stage a Cozy Fire Pit Area

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Fire features, like outdoor fire pits and fire tables, are in demand. The National Association of Landscape Professionals calls it one of the hottest landscape trends for the fall, based on a recent survey of 5,000 of its member landscapers. These hot-spots can be a great way to show…
September 22, 2017

NAI Hiffman completes two office leases in Westmont, IL

NAI Hiffman completed two office leases at 750 and 770 Pasquinelli Drive in Westmont, Illinois.
September 21, 2017

What to Do if Your Home Doesn’t Sell

By Patti Stern, PJ & Company Staging and Interior Decorating Has your property been on the market for months with little buyer interest? With a competitive fall market ahead, it may help to reassess the condition of your home, make necessary updates, then re-list a new and improved staged property to generate new buzz and…
September 21, 2017
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Keeping Home Insurance Low

Lemont Realtor Helps with Insurance Costs When you buy a home for the first time there will be many additional expenses to cover along with that […]
September 18, 2017

You can’t find a commercial sector that’s struggling in Columbus

Jim Garrett admits that he sounds a bit like a broken record when talking about the strength of the commercial real estate market in Columbus, Ohio. But Garrett, managing director of the Columbus office of Colliers International, can’t help it that Columbus has seen a steady rise in sales, leases and new developments for several…
September 13, 2017

The Chocolate Chip Cookie Effect: Home Staging Tips to Spark Love at First Sight

By Phil Karp, guest contributor Photo provided by Phil Karp It’s no secret that a properly staged home can sell faster than an empty one. But how far do you need to go to inspire the “chocolate chip cookie effect,” where a buyer walks in the front door and immediately feels right at home? Sellers…