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Coming Soon: 421 W Huron Street, Unit 505, Chicago, IL 60654 by IRPINO Real Estate

Coming Soon in River North, Chicago! IRPINO Real Estate is proud to present this 2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom River North Chicago, IL condo coming to the market soon at: 421 W Huron Street, Unit 505, Chicago, IL 60654. This condo is newly renovated with an incredible walk-out terrace in the highly desired River North... More

5 Reasons to Sell Your Chicago Home This Fall

Below are 5 compelling reasons listing your home for sale this fall makes sense. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willing, and able to purchase…and are in the market right now. More... More

Local Business Spotlight: Michael’s Original Pizzeria and Tavern in Chicago

IRPINO Real Estate Presents our Local Business Spotlight series featuring local businesses in Chicago’s Uptown and Buena Park neighborhoods. In September we visited Michael’s Original Pizzeria and Tavern (4091 N. Broadway), right down the street from our Chicago Brokerage. We sat down over a hot, delicious pizza with one of the owners, Nick Georgelos who is not... More

Everybody Calm Down! This Is NOT the 2008 Recession

Last week realtor.com released the results of a survey that produced three major revelations: 53% of home purchasers (first-time and repeat buyers) currently in the market believe a recession will occur this year or next. 57% believe the next recession will be as bad or worse than 2008. 55% said they would cancel plans to move if a recession... More

Just Listed: 1247 E Washington St. Unit 304, Des Plaines, IL 60016 by IRPINO Real Estate

Top Floor Penthouse Unit For Sale IRPINO Real Estate is proud to present this 1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom Des Plaines, IL condo for sale at: 1247 E Washington St Unit 304, Des Plaines, IL 60016. This condo is in a prime location, walking distance to Menominee Park and Playground and close to Metra, Shopping,... More

A Recession Does Not Equal a Housing Crisis [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: There is plenty of talk in the media about a pending economic slowdown. The good news is, home values actually increased in 3 of the last 5 U.S. recessions, and decreased by less than 2% in the 4th. Many experts predict a potential recession is on the horizon. However, housing will not be the trigger,... More

Experts Predict a Strong Housing Market for the Rest of 2019

We’re in the back half of the year, and with a decline in interest rates as well as home price and wage appreciation, many are wondering what the predictions are for the remainder of 2019. Here’s what some of the experts have to say: Ralph McLaughlin, Deputy Chief Economist for CoreLogic “We see the cooldown flattening or even... More

Just Listed: 5526 W Cornelia Avenue, Chicago, IL 60641 by IRPINO Real Estate

Highly Desired Portage Park Home For Sale IRPINO Real Estate is proud to present this 3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom Portage Park, Chicago single family for sale at: 5526 W. Cornelia Avenue, Chicago, IL 60641. This home is in a prime location, just 1 block from Chopin Park, public transportation and shopping. Classic Brick Bungalow... More

Rent Vs. Own [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Owning your own home vs. renting may lead to some great options, such as locking in your monthly payments and having the freedom to customize your living space. Whether you rent or own, you have to cover someone’s mortgage costs. You may as well be doing so to build your own wealth, rather... More

Local Business Spotlight: The Baton Show Lounge in Chicago

IRPINO Real Estate Presents our Local Business Spotlight series featuring local businesses in Chicago’s Uptown and Buena Park neighborhoods. We are beyond thrilled to welcome a new business this August: The Baton Show Lounge (4713 N Broadway). Although they are not new to Chicago (2019 marks their 50 year anniversary!), they are new to the Uptown neighborhood.... More

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