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A picture may be worth a thousand words, but according to a Forrester Research study, just one minute of video is worth a whopping 1.8 million words.
Regardless of the accuracy of that stat, one can’t deny the exponential power of video marketing. That’s why @properties has an in-house production team that films, edits and distributes professional videos showcasing our listings and the surrounding community.
The kitchen is undoubtedly one of the busiest areas in the home during the holiday season. Between being the site of delicious meal preparations to hosting your family and friends, it is sure to see a fair amount of foot traffic over the next few months. As you begin mentally preparing for the busyness of the holidays, make sure to give your kitchen a little love. Quick and easy fixes to get your kitchen ready for the holidays include swapping out old linens for new ones, clearing off unnecessary counter clutter and adding stylish and functional pieces throughout the room.
The relaxing and restorative power of the north suburban lakeshore has a magnetic pull for residents and tourists alike. It’s no wonder why Ferris Bueller and friends stopped at Glencoe Beach to recharge after a “day off” in Chicago, in what would become a classic Windy City movie scene. It’s also why towns like Glencoe have long drawn affluent Chicago area residents. After all, lakefront land on the North Shore is in short supply, and they ain’t making any more of it.
The fall season is in full swing, bringing arguably the best flavors of the year to Chicagoland’s food and beverage scene. Whether you’re looking for the very best cinnamon, apple or pumpkin treats, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite seasonal sweets to enjoy throughout the area.
With so many great places to wine and dine on the North Shore, we thought it was only fitting to get some recommendations from locals. Here are a few favorite restaurants where you might find some of the @properties team.
The Chicago Marathon will be taking place this Sunday, October 13th. Entering its 42nd year, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon welcomes runners from around the world to run a course through 29 Chicago neighborhoods. In addition, the Chicago Marathon assists in raising money for a variety of causes. If you aren’t running, there are plenty of ways to experience and support this iconic 26.2-mile race.
The sweaters, decor and pumpkin coffees are officially out, which can only mean one thing: fall has arrived. From the colorful leaves to the smell of pumpkin spice, we’re taking it all in. Instead of enjoying fall in a handful of ways, we’re on a mission to experience the season with the five senses.
Whether you prefer to enjoy fall in the great outdoors or in the comfort of your home, we have a list of ways you can experience it to the fullest.