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  • Erik Schwab Client Testimonials

    Erik Schwab Client Testimonials
    Friday, October 19, 2018
    "Eric was fantastic! Buying your first home can be an overwhelming experience but he held our hands through the entire process making sure we knew what to do next, and didn't settle on a property that wasn't a good fit for us. We saw several homes before making our final decision, and never did we feel rushed or neglected. He was very patient with us and diligent in making sure that we got the great customer service we deserved...
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  • Urban News - October 16, 2018

    Urban News - October 16, 2018
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    Check out this Urban News section, looking at local and national news, events, and trends you just might want to learn more about. Have you heard the second Amazon Go location has opened at 144 South Clark ? According to The Real Deal, a third is also on the way in Chicago, as Amazon continues to move toward its goal of having 3,000 cashier-free stores by 2021. Learn more about the plan here ...
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  • Spacious Bucktown Duplex

    Spacious Bucktown Duplex
    Just Listed
    Wednesday, October 10, 2018
    Just Listed Great Bucktown Value! Very large duplex down with plenty of storage! Steps from 606 trail entrance and walking distance to Damen and North shopping, dining and nightlife. Conveniently located for highway and Metra access. 3 Beds, 2.1 Baths, separate dining room and living room with tall dramatic ceilings. Two separate outdoor spaces. Ample storage throughout...
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  • Union Square Loft

    Union Square Loft
    Just Listed
    Friday, October 05, 2018
    Just Listed Fabulous & dramatic corner unit, loft home in penthouse section of Union Square Condominiums! Over 1900 sq ft. Granite & stainless steel kitchen. Amazing views from 35 ft balcony. Open, split floor plan great for entertaining. Extra large windows. Assessments include air, heat & basic cable. Heated garage parking. Across from Merchandise Mart, Chicago "L", & East Bank Club. Easy access to restaurants, galleries, Metra & expressways...
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  • Meticulously Maintained Brick Colonial

    Meticulously Maintained Brick Colonial
    Just Listed
    Thursday, October 04, 2018
    Just Listed Spectacular and meticulously maintained 2-story yellow brick Colonial. Located in a top-scoring Park Ridge school district. This home features a newer kitchen with granite counters, 42”white cabinets, a huge island, and formal dining area. In addition to newer bathrooms which are elegantly finished. It also boasts gorgeous hardwood floors, newer windows, a new sump pump, 2 A/C - heating systems, and 2 fireplaces...
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  • Spectacular South-Facing 3 Bedroom Just Listed

    Spectacular South-Facing 3 Bedroom Just Listed
    Just Listed
    Tuesday, October 02, 2018
    Just Listed 340 on the park, the first residential tower in the Midwestern United States to achieve silver leed certification for its green design, this spectacular 2750 sq ft south-facing three bedroom plus study owns impeccable and unobstructed views of Lake Michigan, Monroe Harbor, Grant Park, Millennium Park, Maggie Daley Park, Buckingham Fountain and stunning Michigan avenue night views. Bamboo floors throughout...
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  • Spacious Condo at The Fairbanks Cityfront Plaza

    Spacious Condo at The Fairbanks Cityfront Plaza
    Just Listed
    Wednesday, September 26, 2018
    Just Listed Spacious Cityfront condo in Streeterville! 1 bed/1 bath with office nook. An expansive wall of floor to ceiling windows flood this home with light. Huge kitchen opens into extra wide living/dining area, great for entertaining. Kitchen has stainless steel appliances, granite counters, and ample cabinetry. Master suite has a walk-in closet and large bathroom. In unit washer and dryer. Private 18x5 balcony with panoramic city views...
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  • Urban Luxury Living at the Legacy

    Urban Luxury Living at the Legacy
    Just Listed
    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    Just Listed Situated in the heart of downtown Chicago, nestled adjacent to the University Club, and overlooking Grant and Millennium Parks, The Legacy at Millennium Park has become a staple of the Chicago Skyline. This soaring glass tower offers residents unparalleled urban luxury living. This home offers extraordinary far reaching views of the parks, and Lake Michigan beyond from every principal room...
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  • Charming Tudor Home in Glencoe

    Charming Tudor Home in Glencoe
    Just Listed
    Wednesday, September 05, 2018
    Just Listed Move right in to this charming Tudor home located on a beautiful and quiet tree-lined street in Glencoe. Abundantly light-filled in all rooms and spectacularly improved 4 bedrooms 3.1 baths. Freshly painted and newly refinished stained white oak hardwood floors. This home features an inviting, open floor plan. An amazing dining room that connects to an incredible backyard with breathtaking gardens. Beautiful kitchen with new appliances...
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  • Premier Home in Highland Park

    Premier Home in Highland Park
    Just Listed
    Tuesday, August 28, 2018
    Just Listed One of the premier homes on one of the most magnificent streets in East Highland Park. Stately presence on over 2/3 of an acre with mature growth landscaping visible from the surplus of windows throughout the home. A grand foyer entry with circular staircase greets you. Updated and modern elegant Colonial. Main level boasts exquisite entertaining flow throughout with living room, dining room, family room and a wide-open kitchen...
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  • Modern Elegance in the New Eastside

    Modern Elegance in the New Eastside
    For Rent
    Tuesday, August 21, 2018
    For Rent This spacious 3200 sq/ft 3 bed/ 3.5 bath town home is equip with an enormous master bedroom and bathroom, laundry room, powder room. Open layout kitchen comes with built-in appliances, double oven, Franke sink, Hansgrohe plumbing, and Porcelanosa tile, large island for dining and entertaining. Hardwood floors connect kitchen with large, open dining area with floor-to-ceiling windows illuminating the space with lots of natural light...
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  • Sophisticated 1 Bedroom Just Listed

    Sophisticated 1 Bedroom Just Listed
    Just Listed
    Monday, August 20, 2018
    Just Listed Enjoy stunning forever views of Lake, River and Navy Pier from 20' long terrace. $100K Upgraded 1141 sf 1 bedroom + den/1.5 bath in most luxuriously move in conditions. Kitchen: top quality cabinets, quartz countertops, all new Samsung appliances, Bosch dishwasher, Marble backsplash. Master bath: new cabinets, quartz double vanity, sinks, Marble flooring, high end steam shower. Half bath: Tile wall, new floating vanity and flooring...
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  • Stunning 2 Bedroom in Lakeview

    Stunning 2 Bedroom in Lakeview
    Just Listed
    Tuesday, August 14, 2018
    Just Listed Stunning, bright and sunny 2 Bedroom/2 Bath condo in a prime Lakeview location. Sunlight floods the spacious living room, highlighting the tall ceilings, crown molding, fireplace and overall grand feel of the space. An updated kitchen features stainless steel appliances, granite counters and glass tile backsplash. The master bedroom boasts custom closet shelving and a spa-like en suite bathroom with double sinks and a whirlpool tub...
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  • Justin Oliver Testimonials

    Justin Oliver Testimonials
    Justin Oliver
    Saturday, August 11, 2018
    “Justin is a polished agent with a skill set suited to make a stressful process seem seamless. He gave me a realistic portrayal of the market and what I could expect during the process. I had already relocated out of town by the time my home was on the market, however, our communication did NOT skip a beat. Justin took the time to answer all of my questions and assist with the ‘little’ things that made my life easier...
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  • Michael Emery Client Testimonials

    Michael Emery Client Testimonials
    Michael Emery
    Saturday, August 11, 2018
    “Michael made selling our home much easier than I ever expected. He took us through the process step by step that lead to a very successful sale. His professionalism and expertise was of utmost importance to us in selling our home in the shortest amount of time and for the best price possible. Thank you again for a job well done!" -- Parker G...
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  • Kara Finnegan Client Testimonials

    Kara Finnegan Client Testimonials
    Kara Finnegan
    Saturday, August 11, 2018
    " Kara was wonderful to work with. She patiently shepherded my sister and I through every step of the process of selling our parents’ home, which had been in our family for over 50 years. In addition to her industry and negotiating expertise, she was extremely detailed, organized, proactive in communicating with us and always available to answer any of our questions and concerns along the way...
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  • Join us for Urban's Furever Home Pet Adoption Event

    Join us for Urban's Furever Home Pet Adoption Event
    In The News, New Eastside
    Thursday, August 02, 2018
    Join Urban Real Estate for its first-ever "Urban Furever Home Pet Adoption Event", with partner One Tail At A Time Dog Rescue, a no-kill, all-breed dog rescue, on Sunday, Aug. 26, from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. The New Eastside real estate brokerage will be hosting the event on the first floor of its office at 400 E. Randolph Street...
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  • Oversized Condo Just Listed at The ParkShore

    Oversized Condo Just Listed at The ParkShore
    Just Listed
    Wednesday, August 01, 2018
    Just Listed Enjoy spectacular sunrises and fabulous forever views of Lake Michigan, Navy Pier, and DuSable Harbor from floor-to-ceiling bay windows in every room of this southeast corner “ParkShore” home with private balcony. The open kitchen features granite counters and breakfast bar, decorative tile backsplash, JennAir appliances. Bosch washer and dryer. Crown molding, solid hardwood flooring throughout plus many other custom upgrades...
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  • Regal and Luxurious Lakeview Home Just Listed

    Regal and Luxurious Lakeview Home Just Listed
    Just Listed
    Tuesday, July 31, 2018
    Just Listed Stunning newer (2014) 3 bedroom/2 bathroom home constructed by McInerney Builders. All three bedrooms are on the same level. Enjoy the penthouse level with interior stairs to bonus room that opens to an exclusive roof deck with its own irrigation system. Gorgeous contemporary finishes with high end European appliances, hardwood floors throughout. Terrace off kitchen is super convenient and large enough to enjoy any meal and suitable for grilling...
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  • Charming 1 Bedroom For Sale at The Park Millennium

    Charming 1 Bedroom For Sale at The Park Millennium
    Just Listed
    Friday, July 13, 2018
    For Sale Beautifully remodeled upper level unit within the Park Millennium building boasts views of the city that include the John Hancock building in addition to great views of the River. This Contemporary, very light and bright home features stunning light wood flooring, designer carpet in the bedroom and adjoining master on-suite closet, (laid over memory foam carpet pad). Well-appointed custom closet provides built in drawers and shelving...
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