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HOME Tour Yo u r D e k a l b C o u n t y R e a l E s t a t e R e s o u r c e Volume 3 Issue 8

DeKalb

CENTURY 21 E L S N E R R E A LT Y

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LeeAnn Foresman,

Sharon Sperling,

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Lee4sman@yahoo.com

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DEKALB $124,900. 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 1300+ sq. ft. New kitchen w/Granite & breakfast bar. Main floor laundry. Refinished HW floors, New baths, Roof, Furnace, A/C, Windows, Deck. Full basement & 1 car garage.

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DEKALB $175,000. 3 bedroom, 2.1 bath, 1800+ sq. ft. Brand new kitchen w/Granite & SS. Refinished HW floors. Raised hearth brick FP is the focal point in the sunken greatroom. New furnace & A/C.

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ABSOLUTELY DARLING MOVE-IN READY 3 BR, 2.1 bath home w/many updates. Newer roof, windows, appliances, furnace, and water heater. Large deck and fenced yard. $114,250

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INVESTOR ALERT!! Brick ranch on 5 acres with outbuilding in Lee. Bank Owned. Needs lots of work! $111,111


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L i n d a S w e n s o n , Realtor, GRI 815-739-9582 SLinda3@aol.com

“Selling DeKalb County One Yard At A Time” • Represents Buyer & Sellers

• Multi Million Dollar Producer • Available nights & weekends

• Extensive knowledge of DeKalb County • Over 20 years experience

• I provide the advertising, marketing and technology needed to sell your home

• Free Market Analysis

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Jane Mitchell

Consider It Sold! 815-757-6633

Elsner Realty

Using Print, Online and Mobile Marketing to Sell Your Home!

DEKALB - SPACIOUS TEXT T591372 TO 85377 FOR PHOTOS AND INFO

SECOND OWNER FAMILY HAS KEPT THIS HOME IN PRISTINE CONDITION w/all the right touch ups...Spacious kit was updated in 2002, roof in 02', vinyl siding in 05', radon and sump pump in 03'. Beautiful hardwood fl in bedrooms, Brand new carpet in Family Room and so much more!!

DEKALB - 3-UNIT TEXT T546541 TO 85377 FOR PHOTOS AND INFO

ONE OF THE MOST UNIQUE PROPERTIES IN THE CITY. The main house is a very fancy large single family home, that is now 2 beautiful apartments. Incredible woodwork, spacious rooms, porches, attic in excellent condition. The coach house is a large second home also in great condition.

SYCAMORE TEXT T476789 TO 85377 FOR PHOTOS AND INFO

1ST FLOOR MASTER, 4 season Atrium, 2 Sty Great Room, dbl ovens, Hardwood floors thru-out, 3 car htd garage & double lot to top it off! This is a very custom home w/ all the bells and whistles!! Over 3200 sqft!

Radon Testing Available

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THIS IS REALLY A NEAT HOUSE with a lot of quality and functionality. Beautiful hardwood floors in living area, separate dining area, 2 beds and full bath in one wing & master bed, 2nd full bath and planning station in another wing. HUGE kitchen, finished basement, screened in porch

SYCAMORE TEXT T949366 TO 85377 FOR PHOTOS AND INFO

BEAUTIFUL FRANK CASPER RANCH w/ Cathedral Ceiling family room with new carpeting and/ Gas Wood burning FP. Large kit w/ new SS appl and new tile floors, Formal Dining area, Master w/ Dbl Head Shower and full finished basemt w/ 2 addʼl beds, rec area and full bath…

I NEED YOU NOW!!! I am terribly low on inventory! I have SOLD everything!! Please call me for a Free Market Analysis to determine what would be right for your situation!! Remember I need listings, which means Inventory is LOW…and you know what that means when inventory is LOW..!!! CALL NOW! 815-757-6633 Radon Testing Available

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Gayle Wuori 815-757-1107

My First Priority is Your Satisfaction!

Email: gayle.wuori@century21.com

Elsner Realty Broker Associate, GRI, ABR

DEKALB - LOVELY TOWNHOME!

SYCAMORE - NEW PRICE!

DEKALB - PRICE REDUCED!

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WELCOME HOME! This great townhome is ready to move in! Spacious living room with vaulted ceiling and gas fireplace, dining area with sliding door to balcony and back yard, roomy kitchen is fully applianced, has maple cabinets and breakfast bar, laundry. Upper level has large master bedroom & bath. Lower level boasts family room, full bath, and 2nd bedroom. 2 car garage. Nice home! $136,900

SO COMFORTABLE! Vaulted ceilings, spacious living room, fully applianced kitchen with oak cabinets, dining area w/ patio access, 1st floor laundry, ½ bath. 2nd floor boasts big master suite w/ walk-in closet, master bath, 2nd large bedroom, hall bath, office/den loft area. Full basement is plumbed for bath & could provide additional living space. 2 car garage. Reduced to $121,000.

WHAT A WINNING PERSONALITY! Very cute 3 bedroom, 1 bath home has nice living/dining room combination, cheerful eat-in kitchen, three-season porch offers lots of room for parties, lounging, game time, etc. Appliances plus washer & dryer will stay. Unfinished basement, 1 car garage. Estate, sold as is. Take a look at this great buy! $74,900

YOUR NEW HOME AND YOUR FUTURE BEGIN TODAY! CALL GAYLE FOR YOUR REAL ESTATE NEEDS!

Deanna E. Merchant GRI, Broker-Associate

Elsner Realty

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RANCH STYLE DUPLEX IN DEKALB! Each unit has 2 bedrooms, 1 bath. Several updates, new steel front doors, new insulation to R-25, baths renovated. New furnaces and A/C in 2007 and roof in 2006. Pride of ownership for the past 31 years. All utilities are separate and paid by tenants. Quiet, culde-sac location. Close to golf course.

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WELCOME HOME! This 4 BR, 2.5 baths, two story has numerous updates, first floor has all hardwood floor, freshly painted, new refrigerator & microwave. The garage has been fully insulated, heated and has a 200 amp service. The backyard has a beautiful patio & custom built 1 car detached shed/garage. Landscaping around home has an irrigation system.

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WELCOME HOME! This custom built home in 2007 has 3 bedrooms,2 baths w/full unfinished english bsmt on a wooded lot of 0.9 acres. This home boast beautiful oak cabinetry, oak flooring, spacious living room w/brick fireplace. The Master suite has walk-in closet, master bath w/separate shower & soaking tub.

THIS DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH COULD BE YOUR DREAM HOME! The kitchen and dining area are up to your design and thoughts. First floor master suite w/full bath needs your final touches. Seller will include some building materials that are in the house. The yard is fenced with a playhouse and a storage shed comes with the property. This could be all yours for $65,00


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Sue Elsner cell:

Managing Broker

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email:C21SElsner@aol.com

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LUXURY APPOINTMENTS! Custom designed 2BR/3.5 bath end unit town home, featuring formal DR, HW flrs, granite counters, SS appliances, skylights, 2 fireplaces, 1st Flr master BR and full finished basement w/sauna. Priced at $239,900, call Sue today!

BACKS TO GOLF COURSE! Stunning 3 BR/3 bath contemporary, located on the 10th Tee, offers stunning views, volume ceilings, brick FP, 1st Flr Master BR suite, screened porch, lg deck and 3+ car garage w/cart door. Priced at $315,000, call Sue today! TEXT T930840 TO 85377 FOR MORE INFO

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SMALL TOWN CHARM! Big 3-4 BR/2 bath farmhouse home featuring HW flrs, updated kitchen w/SS appliances, 1st flr laundry, enclosed front porch, huge 2 car oversized garagew/walk up attic and a separate shed for hobby space. Priced at $84,900, call Sue today!

BEST OF BOTH WORLDS! This ½ duplex offers the easy living of a ranch town home (with someone else mowing and shoveling), yet allows you to build a fence for your pets. Overlooking a pond, this 2 BR/2 Bath home has it all! Priced at $149,900, call Sue today! NEW LISTING! CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION

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SHOWPLACE! Absolutely stunning, custom built 5 BR/4.5 bath home offers elegant, yet comfortable living space. Too many features to list, call for brochure of amenities. Don’t miss the finished bsmt w/home theatre, 6th BR, 6th bath as well as 4 car garage. Priced at $949,000, call Sue today!

KRPAN BUILT! Bring your decorating ideas to this well built 3 BR/2.5 bath ranch home. Highlights include arched brick FP, vaulted ceilings, beautiful sunroom, lookout basement and fabulous outdoor space w/paver patios, firepit and fenced yard. Priced at $269,900, call Sue today!

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Linda Tillis

815-751-3159

lindatillis@gmail.com

Start Planning Now...Buying Has Never Been Better

Designed and painted by Linda Tillis

Somerset Farm:

A Sycamore 55+ Condominium Community

Between DeKalb and Sycamore on Bethany Rd. between Peace Rd. and Somonauk.Call for latest pricing

ALL NEW UNITS SOLD. NEW UNITS BEING BUILT FOR SPRING AND SUMMER. CALL LINDA TO RESERVE ONE AND PICK YOUR FEATURES OCCUPIED UNITS AVAILABLE TO SEE.

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COUNTRY-LIKE SETTING Large open spaces yet near shopping, medical complex, restaurants.

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CLUBHOUSE Center of activities with library, exercise room, kitchen and beautiful meeting area.

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SUNROOMS All have sunrooms and patios with a picket fence.

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ABSOLUTELY MOVE-IN READY CONDO IN FOXPOINTE AREA OF SYCAMORE. Bright and open floor plan. Double sliding glass doors to long balcony. Fireplace.

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ACREAGE, PRIVACY, CHARM IN KINGSTON‌. with all modern ameneties. Floor-to-Ceiling fireplace. Open floor plan. First floor master, charming finished basement.

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Dennis Maakestad,

REALTOR®

A Name You Can Trust Multi-Million Dollar Producer

Elsner Realty Cell:

Your Full Time, Full Service Real Estate Professional

815-739-5926

DMaak@aol.com Serving DeKalb County Since 1980

HALF ACRE IN DEKALB

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IMMACULATE COUNTRY HOME IN DEKALB! LR and FR share a see-through gas FP. Large eat-in kitchen, Formal DR, 4BR, 2.5BA. Screened porch overlooks private back yard. New Price $207,900 MLS#08122939

SPACIOUS 3BR 2.5BA HOME features large LR with gas FP, eat-in kitchen, and half bath on 1st floor. 2nd Floor has 3 lg. BR, 2BA, and laundry. Full bsmt. with roughed in bath. 2 car garage. All for $100,000. MLS#07710388

GREAT INVESTEMENT PROPERTY! The remodeling has been done and this 5 unit has a great rental history. Three 2BR units and two 1BR units. Check out the possibilities! $175,000. MLS#08216829

FOXPOINTE AREA CONDO!

CHECK OUT THESE CONVENIENT ATTACHED HOMES!

RANCH TOWNHOME WITH FRONT AND SIDE YARD! Large LR, eat-in kitchen, 2BR, 2BA, and laundry room all on first floor. Full basement plumbed for 3rd bathroom. 2 car gar. $139,900 MLS#08246347

MOVE RIGHT IN! Neat and clean 3BR 2BA half duplex w/no fees. Great Sycamore Location. LR has gas FP and kitchen is eat-in size. 2 car garage. Nice yard. All for $125,000. MLS#08253973

SYCAMORE FOXPOINTE NEIGHBORHOOD! Beautiful first floor condo with great floor plan. 2BR and 2BA. LR with gas FP, eat-in kitchen and laundry room. Attached garage. $118,900. MLS#08244085

RANCH TOWNHOME - DEKALB

½ DUPLEX - DEKALB

3BR ½ DUPLEX - SYCAMORE

GREAT FLOOR PLAN in this duplex unit. 2BR, 2BA. LR w/gas FP, eat-in kitchen + dining area. Laundry room. Attached 2 car garage. Premium lot backs up to wooded area. $124,900. MLS#08123901

RANCH CONDO – SYCAMORE

RANCH CONDO IN WOODGATE SUBDIVISION. Enjoy the nearby pool, tennis courts and club house. LR w/wood burning FP, Dining area. Fin. Bsmt. with FR, 3rd BR and 2nd BA. $94,900. MLS#08028671

Call Dennis today for all of your real estate needs!

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DAWN BAKER

LIANE O’KEEFE

Broker Associate 815.739.7148 dawnrbaker@aol.com sellingdekalbcounty.com

CRS, Broker Associate SFR, SRES, e-PRO

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IMMACULATE RANCH TOWNHOME – Spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bath with many upgrades. Hardwood & ceramic tile floors, fireplace, vaulted ceilings, Anderson windows, 1st fl laundry, neutral colors. CALL LIANE 815.501.7798

COUNTRY LIVING MINUTES FROM TOWN – Well maintained 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home. Updates include windows, carpet, kitchen, bathrooms and interior/exterior paint. Indoor pool, too! CALL LIANE 815.501.7798

LOTS OF ROOM IN THIS CHARMING “ALMOST NEW” 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home with full basement. Features include loft, 42” cabinets, 1st flr laundry, 9’ ceilings, neutral paint/carpet. CALL LIANE 815.501.7798

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SOLD! Prepare to be impressed! Custom front entry invites you in! Kitchen updated w/beautiful granite counters. Kitchen, dining & foyer have newer flooring. Spacious LR w/volume ceiling. Finished English basement. Also features deck and park-like back yard. CALL DAWN AT 815-739-7148

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LOOKING FOR A WINTER PROJECT? Put your sweat equity to work on this one! See the potential! With some TLC and your creative flair this could be your next Home Sweet Home! 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, nice yard & attached 1 car garage. Bonus room behind garage would make a great office. Newer furnace & A/C. Located close to the new DeKalb High School, Katz Park, and Hopkins Park in the popular Tilton Park subdivision. As-Is.

LOCATED IN KENSINGTON POINTE SUBDIVISION, this lovely home features a nice open floorplan, great room with fireplace and hardwood floors. Lower level awaits your finishing touch with lots of above grade windows – it is framed for finishing with plumbing fixtures for third bath provided. Park-like back yard, nicely landscaped and fully fenced. New roof December, 2012.

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Peggy Ireton,

REALTOR®

Office: 815-756-1691 Cell: 815-751-4123 Email: peggyireton@comcast.net

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AWESOME VICTORIAN LOCATED IN SYCAMORE HISTORICAL DISTRICT Carved open staircase-beautiful woodwork&hardwood floors-2 full bathrooms-3 bedrooms-corian countertops in kitchen-formal dining room-screen porch-paver brick driveway- new garage-new furnace- many recent updates-walking distance to downtown

GREAT TOWN HOME - 2 bedroom plus loft - first floor laundry &1/2 bath. Kitchen has cherry cabinetry & separate eat-in area - all appliances included. Rental water softener. Open living/dining room. Master bedroom & bath has walk-in closet. Neutral decor. Convenient location close to shopping, schools & Peace Road. Quick possession possible.

UPDATED COUNTRY HOME ON PRIVATE SETTING - 4.9 ACRES-Recent professional decorating-eat-in kitchen-formal dining room-fireplace-C/A-1st floor laundry-4 bedrooms-2.5 bathrooms-master bedroom suite-new roof-oversized wood deck & gazebo--3 car garage-workshopoutbuildings-zoning permits animalsSycamore schools-great family home

GREAT HOME ON WOODED ONE ACRE LOT waiting for your finishing touches - present owner has installed many upgrades over the past 10 years including new kitchen w/ss appliances, remodeled bathrooms, thermopane windows, hardwood floors, reworked hot water furnace, 200 amp electric service - many nice amenities including original woodwork, beautiful open staircase.

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CUTE, CLEAN & WELL MAINTAINED describes this 3 bedroom, 1 ½ bath home on quiet, tree-lined street. Lower level features foyer w/tile flring, living room, den, 1/2 bath, formal living room w/hardwood flrs & kitchen w/tile flring. Upstairs features 3 nice-sized rooms & large bathroom. Large fenced in yard w/fruit trees, garden & fruit bushes. 2-car garage & useable basement as well. You will not want to miss this one. CLOSED!!!

PRICE REDUCED!

SELLER SAYS BRING ME AN OFFER! Now's the time to buy! Nice, clean Tilton Park home. Home boasts 3 bedrooms /1 bath with new surround and is freshly painted. Newer carpeting throughout. Kitchen is fully applianced. Fully fenced, private backyard - perfect for entertaining. Recent improvements done to home! Come take a look today. Priced at $105,000

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WELCOME HOME TO THIS LOVELY & UPDATED 3 BR/2.5 BATH HOME! The minute you walk in you'll be surrounded by warmth. All light fixtures & hardware have been updated; freshly painted; crown molding in loft area; double vanities in master bath. Kitchen is uniquely designed. Let’s not forget about the green space behind the home. No backyard neighbors. Garage floor is sealed & much more! You will fall in love the second you step in. Priced at $164,500

Thank you for making 2012 such a wonderful and productive year. It was a very busy year and I look forward to 2013 being just as busy. Please remember if you are in need or if you know of anyone in need requiring short sale assistance, I am your specialist! - Maria


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LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! Greenwood Acres 3 BR/2 bath all brick ranch on wooded lot features skylights, bay windows, kitchen w/island, master suite w/jetted tub and full basement. Priced at $189,900, call Pat or Jim today!

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815.739.6140

pelsner@aol.com

SYCAMORE - OFFICE EXCLUSIVE

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HORSE LOVER’S DELIGHT! 7 acres located minutes from downtown Sycamore. Newer barn w/4 stalls, heated tack room, ½ bath, 4 board fencing, auto waterers & outdoor sand arena. 3 BR/1 bath home on site or build your dream! $319,900, call Pat or Jim today!

DOWNTOWN SYCAMORE! 18,000 sf commercial building in the heart of the business district, across the street from the newly expanded County Courthouse. Currently housing offices, but endless possibilities! Priced at $314,900, call Pat or Jim today!

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