The Impact Staging Your Home Has On Your Sale Price [INFOGRAPHIC]
Some Highlights: The National Association of Realtors surveyed their members & released the findings of their Profile of Home Staging. 62% of seller’s agents say that staging a home decreases the amount of time a home spends on the market. 50% of staged homes saw a 1-10% increase in dollar-value offers from buyers. 77% of buyer’s agents said... More
Local Business Spotlight: Wagnolia Veterinary Clinic in Chicago
IRPINO Real Estate Presents our Local Business Spotlight series featuring local businesses in Chicago’s Uptown and Buena Park neighborhoods. In May we visited one of our newest neighbors, Wagnolia Veterinary Clinic at 4600 N Magnolia Avenue. This clinic opened in February of this year and the neighborhood welcomed them with open arms (and paws!). Some people say... More
Starting the Search for Your Dream Home? Here Are 5 Tips!
In today’s real estate market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the country. It can often be frustrating to be a first-time homebuyer if you aren’t prepared. In a realtor.com article entitled, “How to Find Your Dream Home—Without Losing Your Mind,”the author highlights some steps that first-time homebuyers can take to help carry their excitement of... More
Selling Your House: Here’s Why You Need A Pro In Your Corner!
With home prices on the rise and buyer demand still strong, some sellers may be tempted to try to sell their homes on their own rather than using the services of a real estate professional. Real estate agents are trained and experienced in negotiation while, in most cases, the seller is not. Sellers must realize that their ability to... More
IRPINO Real Estate 2019 Cinco De Mayo Client Appreciation Party
On Saturday, May 4th IRPINO Real Estate hosted our annual Client Appreciation Party with a Cinco de Mayo fiesta at our home in Buena Park, Uptown Chicago. Over 100 people – past clients, current clients, local business owners (from our Local Business Spotlight series), neighbors, friends and family – all gathered together over fajitas from... More
Toast of Uptown Chicago: A Buena Park Wine Walk
On Sunday, April 28th, IRPINO Real Estate participated in the Toast of Uptown: A Buena Park Wine Walk hosted by Uptown United and Buena Park Neighbors. The event was an afternoon of strolling through our beautiful neighborhood of Uptown, Chicago and visiting Buena Park businesses along the way to taste various wines. Our Managing Broker,... More