| Dec 14, 2007
When Judy and Larry Plegge were ready to downsize from their single-family home of 32 years, they were clear on what they didn't want. No stairs. No yard work. No buildings blocking their view.
They got none of that when they bought a fifth-floor...
| Aug 7, 2009
Jeff Harting, president of FGH Architects, had just finished a spectacular gut rehab of a Wilmette home overlooking the lake. The project was undertaken for a family with school-age children, and one hurdle was creating a kids' homework area as impressive...
| Apr 16, 2010
| 2:47 PM
On March 19th, 2010, Thomas J. Williams and Kathleen A. Williams sold their residence at 6043 N. Marmora Ave. in Chicago, Illinois to Richard D. Bornholdt and Lindsey Bornholdt. The Bornholdts purchased the home for $367,000.
Lindsay Bornholdt is a...
| Mar 12, 2010
The trend in home size over the last decade is neatly summarized by Patrick Richter, president of Richter Builders, a Libertyville custom home builder.
"It used to be that everyone had a living room, dining room, family room, kitchen and breakfast area,"...