Julie Chesne's Blog Posts

This Is COMPASS

You know the folks at the JDC group, but we wanted to share with you the might of our parent company COMPASS!Join us to learn a little bit about our brokerage...Want to learn more?JDC Group |

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Ralph Waldo Emerson

A great way to kick off the week!Not only does doing a random act of kindness benefit the recipient, but the giver also benefits. According to Summa Health.org conducting acts of kindness

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Heading West To Seattle

Having thoughts of moving west to Seattle?Pike Place Market, Mount Rainier on a day trip, and all the best food and drink you can imagine...Join the JDC Group as we visit some special places you can

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Chicago Fun As Fall Begins

As the leaves start to change and fall, come out and see all that Chicago has to offer!See below for some great options for fun this weekend.6th Annual Beer in the WoodsSaturday, September 24th,&

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 5362 W Lawrence Ave Unit 4w

Don't miss this prime penthouse palace!- OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, September 24th1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.5362 W Lawrence Ave Unit 4W | Chicago, IL 606303 Beds | 2 BathsExquisitely maintained and updated-

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SATURDAY OPEN HOUSE 600 N Fairbanks Ct Unit 1307

Don't miss this 2 bedroom | 2 bathroom split floor plan in award-winning Helmut Jahn glass high-rise!- OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, September 24th Noon - 1:30 p.m.600 N Fairbanks Ct, Unit 1307 |

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OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY 1743 W Augusta Blvd Unit 1W Chicago IL

Welcome home to this GORGEOUS extra-wide East Village duplex-down- OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, September 24th11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.1743 W Augusta Blvd, Unit 1W | Chicago, IL3 Beds | 2 Baths | 1 Half

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COMPASS Tools To Guide Your Homebuying Process

Ready to Start Your Next Real Estate Journey?Compass tools can help you demystify the real estate landscape.Here's a quick rundown of the top COMPASS tools we'll use together:COMPASS CollectionsReal

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Beautiful Brick Homes In Lincoln Park

Lincoln Park has some of the most beautiful brick homes in the city.Join us as we take a peek...Click HERE or on the picture below to see the full collection with more details and pictures.See

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The Forecast Is Beautiful This Weekend

Let's get out and enjoy our city!See below for some great options for fun this weekend.Chicago Summer Dance CelebrationSaturday, September 17thNoon - 8:00 p.m.The Chicago Department of Cultural

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COMING SOON 1513 W Olive Ave Unit 2

Don't miss this beautifully updated vintage condo in North Andersonville!1513 W Olive Ave, Unit 2, | Chicago, IL2 Bed | 1 BathThis gem has great space for a 2bed/1bath - generous living and

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Beautiful Single Family Homes In Lake View And Lincoln Park

If you have your eyes on a single-family home in Lake View or Lincoln Park...The JDC Group has you covered, join us to see these special homes.Click HERE to see the full collection with

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COMING SOON 5362 W Lawrence Ave Unit 4W

Don't miss this Prime Penthouse Palace!5362 W Lawrence Ave, Unit 4W | Chicago, IL 3 Bed | 2 BathExquisitely maintained and updated top-floor 3bed/2bath in an elevator building. Lovely kitchen

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Cool Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend

We have two weeks left until Chicago enters fall, let's make the most of it!The JDC Group has you covered with fun things to do all weekend.German-American OktoberfestSeptember 9th - 11thLincoln

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Your Real Estate Partner For Life

When we commit to being your real estate partner for life, we mean it!Our service does not end with the transaction, we are here for you with any questions, concerns, or recommendations you

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Happy Labor Day

Today we honor and recognize the American labor movement and the works and contributions of laborers to the development and achievements of the United States......and they are many! Just take a

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NEW ON THE MARKET 1743 W Augusta Blvd Unit 1W Chicago IL

Welcome home to this GORGEOUS extra-wide East Village duplex-down1743 W Augusta Blvd, Unit 1W | Chicago, IL3 Beds | 2 Baths | 1 Half BathFabulous entertaining space both in and out - including an

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435 N Michigan Avenue The Tribune Tower Residences

Come join us to visit this iconic Chicago building turned into breathtaking homes!435 N Michigan Avenue | Chicago, IL - NEW CONSTRUCTIONTribune Tower Residences offer an incomparable

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Outdoor Activities To Enjoy As We Wind Down Summer

“September days have the warmth of summer in their briefer hours, but in their lengthening evenings a prophetic breath of autumn.” ― Rowland E. RobinsonLet's get out and enjoy the rest of

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RENTAL OPEN HOUSE 3238 N Kilbourn Ave Unit 14

Don't miss this extra-wide,3-level end unit that is flooded with light and overlooks the lovely manicured courtyard at Kilbourn Park!- OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, September 3rd11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m

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Get Ready To List Your Home This Fall

Get the most for your home this fall!These tips will help your home look spectacular for potential new buyers.Ready to learn more?Call us at the JDC Group to get started!JDC Group | COMPASSJULIE

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Rumi

Have you ever heard the saying, "If I didn't have bad luck, I wouldn't have any luck at all"?Let's flip the script and do things that tend to lead to you thanking your lucky stars!Luck isn't always

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Family Fun In The City

Enjoy the last few weekends of summer with your family before school is in full swing!The JDC Group has you covered with events the whole family will enjoy.Chalk Howard StreetSaturday, August 27th |

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Getting Back On Track As The School Year Begins

With kids going back to school, we are starting to get back into our routines.Make sure your kids have healthy snack options so they don't reach for the chips or candy.The JDC Group has you covered

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SNEAK PEEK OPEN HOUSE 1743 W Augusta Blvd Unit 1W

Welcome home to this gorgeous extra wide East Village duplex downTake a sneak peek this weekend before it goes on the market!- OPEN HOUSE -Sunday, August 28thNoon - 1:30 p.m.1743 W Augusta

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Longtime Clients

It means the world to us when our clients return again and again.Our goal has always been to enhance our client's quality of life, as well as their economic well-being, through our 50+ years of

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Mahatma Gandhi

Learning adds to and enriches our lives.The world is so big, with so many facets, a lifetime isn't a long enough time to learn it all... don't waste a minute!TED Talks are a great way to learn

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Heading East To Visit Some Special Homes In New York

Every third Friday, we are going to hit the road and see some special homes outside the Chicago Market.Wherever you are looking to call home, we can help you find your place of peace.If you are not

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Raise Your Eyes To The Sky This Weekend Chicago

This weekend Is Chicago's Air and Water Show.The JDC Group has you covered with different ways to enjoy this day-long event!Chicago Air and Water ShowAugust 20 & 21, 2022 • FREE Admission •

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Access Thousands Of New Listings Before Anyone Else Only At Compass

With Compass Coming Soon, we offer you an inside look at properties that are weeks, days, or even hours away from coming on the market. When you’re searching for a new home, you deserve to know

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OPEN HOUSE THIS SATURDAY 600 N Fairbanks Ct Unit 1307

Don't miss this 2 bedroom | 2 bathroom split floor plan in award-winning Helmut Jahn glass high-rise! - OPEN HOUSE - Saturday, August 20th Noon - 2:00 p.m.600 N Fairbanks Ct, Unit

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY So Happy For Our Buyers

Our goal has always been to enhance our client's quality of life, as well as their economic well-being, through our 50+ years of experience, superior service, and dedication.Our mission is to

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Hafiz

People make their own luck.Do you have any to share?Research from the Greater Good Magazine published by Berkeley University gives examples of how to increase your luck and help teach your children

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See What Lake View Living Has To Offer

If you are interested in a single-family home in the Lake View neighborhood...The JDC Group has you covered!Click HERE or on the picture below to see the full collection with more details and

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Dog Days Of Summer Fun

How did we get to August?The good news is Chicago keeps bringing us interesting and fun things to do.Let's make some memories this weekend!Edison Park Fest 2022Friday, August 12th | 5:00 p.m. - 10

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COMPASS CONCIERGE Presenting 7521 N Ridge Boulevard

Our goal is to get you the highest sales price for your home.This listing received multiple offers and had a waiting list for showings after the Concierge touch.🏡See what Compass Concierge can do

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Renting Vs Buying Lets Do The Math

The question - should I rent or buy? - has been asked of us repeatedly throughout our quarter-plus century in real estate brokerage. Everyone's circumstances are unique and for this

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Walt Disney

Monday is the perfect day to take your dreams and visions and start putting them into action...Have a great week everyone!JDC Group | COMPASSJULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member ABR, CLHMS, CRS,

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Sassy Single Family Homes In 60614

60614 is one of Chicago's most well-known zip codesDreamed of living here?The JDC Group has you covered with some amazing homes, come see...Click HERE or on the picture below to see the full

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Interesting Things To Do As We Enter August

Happy August!Read on for a snapshot of what is going on in Chicago this weekend.DJ Sun Sets at Tony's Rooftop Featuring DJ JemFriday, August 5th | 6 - 9:00 p.m.Time Out Market Chicago | 916 W Fulton

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 600 N Fairbanks Unit 1307

Welcome home to this highly desirable "07" corner home that is immaculate and sleek.- OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, August 6th11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.600 N Fairbanks Ct Unit 1307 | Chicago, IL 2 Beds | 2

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We Love First Time Home Buyers

Buying a home the first time can be a tricky business...At the JDC Group,  we love getting to know our clients and educating them on the process.Ready to join the?

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Jim Ryun

Have a great week everyone!JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES(773) 807-8580CHRIS CHESNE - Realtor, CDPE, ABR, NRES (773) 807

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 5301 Keeney Street

Don't miss this amazing Skokie home - the first time on the market in over 40 years!- OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, July 30th | 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.Sunday, July 31st | Noon - 2 p.m5301 Keeney St | Skokie,

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Summer Fun In The City And Surroundings

Whether you are staying put this weekend or want to see something new outside the city...The JDC Group has you covered with fun and interesting things to do!Human + NatureOpen through March 2023The

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We Are So Grateful For Our Clients

It is such a rewarding feeling when you know you helped your client turned friend find their place of peace.Like what you see? Call us at the JDC Group to discuss selling your home or to set up

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Nathan W Morris

You can change your life by thinking about it differently.Instead of focusing on the problems and issues of life, flip the script and change your perspective. Each modification and improvement gets

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Homes In The City With Suburban Space

If you are looking for a home with plenty of space - both indoor and out...The JDC Group has you covered!See something you like? Call the JDC Group to schedule a tour or to set up a search for

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What Is Cooking This Weekend In Chicago

“It is hopeless for the occasional visitor to try to keep up with Chicago-she outgrows his prophecies faster than he can make them. She is always a novelty; for she is never the Chicago you saw

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Price It Right Sell It Fast

In today's fast-paced market, the secret to making the most money from your sale is creating buyer interest right away. After years of experience working with sellers, We've curated a winning

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See What Our Clients Have To Say About The JDC Group

We value every opportunity to help a client purchase or sell their home.It is an honor and privilege to work in this industry each and every day!Our goal has always been to enhance our client's

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Will Rogers

The good thing about Mondays, is they are always a fresh start to the week.Have a great week from everyone at the JDC Group.JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member, ABR,

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 1811 W Winnemac Ave Unit E

Don't miss this fabulous 3 bedroom 2 bath Townhome with open living space!- OPEN HOUSE -Sunday, July 17thNoon - 2:00 p.m.1811 W Winnemac Ave Unit E | Chicago, IL 3 Beds | 2 BathsFabulous 3 bedroom 2

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Visit These Amazing Homes In California And Colorado

Every third Friday, we are going to hit the road and see some special homes outside the Chicago Market.Wherever you are looking to call home, we can help you find your place of peace.See something

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COMING SOON 5301 Keeney Street

Don't miss this beautiful Skokie home - the first time on the market in over 40 years!5301 Keeney St | Skokie IL3 Bed | 2 Bath | 1 Half BathBeautiful Chicago Cape Cod-style home on a corner lot

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What Is Happening In Chicago This Weekend

Can you believe we are almost halfway through July?The good news is, that Chicago keeps bringing us exciting things to do.Get out there and enjoy your city!Here are some ideas to get you

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TIPS AND TRICKS TUESDAY Transform Your Space With A Statement Vase

When you need to make a statement in a room, but don't have time for an overhaul...What statement vases are you using in your home?JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY

If no one told you, you can be, we are telling you now!Have a great week from everyone at the JDC Group.JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member, ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE,

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Help Prepare Your Kids For High School Entrance Exams FREE

Getting prepared for High School entrance exams can be no small feat.Let the JDC Group and Northpoint Lending help!Information Session on Academic Center and High School Admissions Hosted by

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Chicago Summer Fun

The weather is going to be beautiful this weekend, let's play!The JDC Group has you covered with things to do all around the city.Southport Art FestSaturday,  July 9, 2022 | 10 AM - 7 PM

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COMING SOON 1811 W Winnemac Ave Unit E

Don't miss this fabulous 3 bedroom 2 bath Townhome with a loft which can be used as an office or bedroom.We are still spiffing up the unit for the new owners, but take a peek at the 

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Happy July 2022

Read on for seasonal tips to consider and lifestyle tips to discover!🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡Real Estate in the NewsThe Real Estate Refresh

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COMING SOON 1743 W Augusta Blvd Unit 1W

Don't miss this gorgeous extra-wide East Village duplex down.- GOING LIVE JULY 13TH -1743 W Augusta Blvd Unit 1W | Chicago, IL 3 Beds | 2 Baths | 1 Half BathWelcome home!  Outstanding

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TIPS AND TRICKS TUESDAY 5 Helpful Wallpaper Tips

Wallpaper is a key trend for 2022, and the insatiable appetite from consumers doesn’t look like abating any time soon.  These tips can help get you started, see below for Homes and

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSES 5937 N Knox Avenue

Don't miss this lovely English Tudor in Sauganash with many recent updates!- OPEN HOUSES -Saturday, July 2nd | 11:00 - 12:30 p.m.Sunday, July 3rd | 11:00 - 12:30 p.m.5937 N Knox Ave |

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 8521 Lotus Avenue Unit 807

Come see this beautiful, bright one-bedroom home with a balcony in Skokie!- OPEN HOUSE - Saturday, July 2nd | 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.8521 Lotus Ave, Unit 807 | Skokie, IL 1 Bed | 1 BathThis is

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Lovely Brick Homes In Lake View And Lincoln Park

If a brick home is your dream...the JDC Group has you covered with some pretty spectacular brick homes for sale to call your own.See something you like? Call the JDC Group to schedule a

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Best Fireworks Displays For This Holiday Weekend

Not sure where to view fireworks this year? The JDC Group has you covered with a comprehensive list of every spark, pop, and whistle this weekend!- July 1st -Barrington | Barrington High|

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How To Buy The Home Of Your Dreams Before You Sell Your Current Home

A simple solution to bridge the gap between the home you have and the home you want.Don't let that perfect home pass you buy, you can make the offer with Compass Bridge Loan Services.Compass Bridge

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TIPS AND TRICKS TUESDAY 7 Ways To Improve Indoor Air Quality

On average Americans spend about 90% of their time indoors...so while outdoor air quality matters, INDOOR air quality may matter much more. Here are 7 ways to improve indoor air quality:Change

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Nelson Mandela

Have a great week everyone!JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES (773) 807-8580 CHRIS CHESNE - Realtor, CDPE, ABR, NRES )

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COMING SOON 600 N Fairbanks Ct Unit 1307

Welcome home to this immaculate sleek split-floorplan 2 bedroom/2 bathroom corner unit in the award-winning Helmut Jahn glass highrise! 600 N Fairbanks Ct Unit 1307 | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 2 BathsThis

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A Weekend Full Of PRIDE Fun

Chicago loves our LGBTQ+ population!If you want to celebrate, the JDC Group has you covered with some fun activities to celebrate your PRIDE!Navy Pier PrideSaturday, June 25th | Noon - 11:30 p.m.600

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OPEN HOUSE 2900 North Central Park Avenue Unit 2

Don't miss this beautiful 3 bedroom plus an office or amazing dressing room in Logan Square. - OPEN HOUSE - Saturday, June 25th | Noon - 1:30 p.m.2900 N Central Park Ave Unit 2 | Chicago,

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Winston Churchill

A great reminder to start your week!Have a great week from everyone at the JDC Group.JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES (773) 807

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COMING SOON 5937 N Knox Ave Chicago

Don't miss this lovely English Tudor in Sauganash with many recent updates5937 N Knox Ave , Chicago, IL3 Beds | 2 Bath | 1 Half BathGreat light! Abundant entertaining space! Spacious backyard with

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Coast To Coast Amazing Homes To Call Your Own

Every third Friday, we are going to hit the road and see some special homes outside the Chicago Market.Whether you are looking for a homeon the east or west coasts, the JDC Group has you!

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 2900 North Central Park Avenue Unit 2

Don't miss this beautiful 3 bedroom plus an office or amazing dressing room in Logan Square. - OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, June 18th | Noon - 1:30 p.m.2900 N Central Park Ave Unit 2 | Chicago, IL3

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The JDC Group Welcome Ana Schneider

The JDC Group is happy to announce we have a new buyer agent to assist in finding you your new place of peace.WELCOME ANA SCHNEIDER!I love working with clients and being a resource to them each and

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Make The Most Of Small Spaces

Whether you live in a tiny home or just have a small space within your home you are not sure how to best utilize...we have you covered with some space-saving tips and tricks.Have you tried these

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Oprah Winfrey

Happy Monday everybody!Let's get this week going...JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES (773) 807-8580 CHRIS CHESNE - Realtor,

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Time To Enjoy Chicago Summer Festivals

We huddled up all winter in anticipation of summer in Chicago and it is here!No city does it better... the JDC Group has you covered with fun festivals around the city.Andersonville

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Compass IMPACT Day For Nationwide Networking

This epic one-day event will bring together Compass agents and staff from across the country to foster greater connections among our national network of Compass Agents.When asked about the Compass

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Helping Buyers Find Their Dream Home

Nothing delights us more than helping you find your place of peace.Our goal has always been to enhance our client's quality of life, as well as their economic well-being, through our 40+ years

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NEW ON THE MARKET OPEN HOUSE 1383 Earl Avenue

Don't miss this ranch home with great space and light with a finished lower level in Des Plaines!- OPEN HOUSES - Saturday & Sunday, June 4th and 5th1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.1383 Earl

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSES 1362 West Evergreen Avenue Unit 2

Magnificent sunlight greets you as you enter this spacious home.Don't miss seeing this beauty!- OPEN HOUSES - Saturday, June 4th | Noon - 1:30 p.m.ANDSunday, June 5th | 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.

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Oh The Places You Will Go

Congratulations to all our new graduates and their parents!You put in the work, now it is time to celebrate...Happy Graduation from everyone at the JDC Group!JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE -

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Visit With Us Spectacular Homes In Lake View

Come peek as we view homes that include incredible outdoor spaces, home theatres, and your own elevator...The JDC Group has you covered...See something you like?Call the JDC Group to schedule a

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5 Reasons You Should Use Compass Concierge

- NUMBER 1 - Maximize the value of your home. Easily increase the market value of your home and sell for a higher price.- NUMBER 2 -Show your home in its best light. From painting to

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Tips For First Time Home Buyers

Buying your first home can be stressful if you do not prepare.Make sure you partner with an agent that knows the ins and outs!The JDC Group has over 45 years of experience helping buyers find their

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City Living At Its Finest Come Peek

Whether you are looking for... a row home in Lincoln Park, new construction home where Lincoln Park meets Lake View, ora home built with the highest craftsmanship in the Hamilton

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Things To Do This Memorial Day Weekend

Real heroes never die. They always live in our hearts to inspire us, motivate us, and guide us in our lives. Sending you warm wishes on Memorial Day in remembrance of the true heroes we lost.We

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 1349 West Chase Avenue Unit 2W

Don't miss this spacious 1600-sqft 2bed | 2 bath Rogers Park condo just a couple blocks to the lake on a tree-lined street in Rogers Park.- OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, May 28th1:00 pm - 2:30 pm1349 W

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Your Home Ownership Goals Are Possible

If you’re prepared for today’s market, it’s still the right time to buy. So don’t give up, the right home for you exists. Here's how we'll re-energize your search.Unlock more properties and

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY We Love Our Clients

Helping our clients turned friends find their place of peace drives us every day!Our goal has always been to enhance our client's quality of life, as well as their economic well-being, through our+

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COMPASS Invited To Fortune 500 And Number ONE In Chicagoland And Cook County

We’ve found our home on the Fortune 500 alongside the world’s most prestigious companies. In less than 10 years, we're one of the youngest companies ever to make the Fortune 500. Last year,

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COMING SOON 1822 W Chase Avenue Unit 1

Don't miss this lovely Rogers Park home tucked away on a tree-lined street with a parking spot! 1822 W Chase Ave Unit 1 | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 1 BathYou are greeted with a beautiful brick wall

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COMING SOON 1383 Earl Ave Des Plaines

Don't miss this great space and light in this ranch home with a finished basement!We are spiffing up this home for the new owners including:- Fresh paint - - Refinishing hardwood floors -;-

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Check Out These Dream Homes In Amazing Destinations

Every third Friday, we are going to hit the road and see some special homes outside the Chicago Market.Today, we are visiting the mountain views in Vail, CO, and a special coastal locale in Newport

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COMPASS Curated May 2022 And National Networking Impact Day

This year COMPASS across the country is gathering both in-person and virtually for our agents to meet.Why are we doing this? So that if you ever need a referral outside the Chicago market,

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 7935 Long Skokie

Don't miss this newer construction home (2006) by Architect Nicholas Design Collaborative in the Lorel Park area of Skokie, lovingly cared for by one owner!- OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, May 21st | 1:00 p.

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2022 Farmers Market Schedule

With Spring, comes seasonal fruits and vegetables.Make sure you take advantage of the many farmer's markets in the area.The JDC Group has you covered with a comprehensive list of all the farmer's

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Buying Or Selling We Have You Covered

Whether you are buying or selling your home, our combined 45+ years of experience and nationwide network can help you achieve your housing goals.Our goal has always been to enhance our client's

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Dalai Lama

Have a great week from everyone at the JDC Group!JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member, ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES (773) 807-8580 CHRIS CHESNE - Realtor,

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Incredible Single Family Homes That Could Be Yours

Summer is right around the corner...Join us as we visit more single-family homes with lots of outdoor space!Like what you see?Click HERE  for more details and to let us know what you think of

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May 2022 Festivals

The warmth has finally arrived, let's get out and enjoy our city!For more details on these events, see the links below!Chicago Nettelhorst French MarketSaturdays | 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. | through

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COMING SOON 7935 Long Avenue Skokie IL

Don't miss this newer construction home (2006) in Lorel Park area of Skokie, lovingly cared for by one owner!7935 Long Ave | Skokie, IL4 Beds | 3 BathsThis gem has a contemporary look with fine,

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May 2022 Bring On Spring

Happy May! Read on for seasonal tips to consider and discover lifestyle tips!____________________________________________________________________________Real Estate in the NewsThe 15 Best

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COMING SOON 1362 West Evergreen Avenue Unit 2

Don't miss this beauty in West Town!1362 West Evergreen Avenue, Unit 2 | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 2 BathTons of sunlight greet you as you enter this spacious home. With an open-concept chef's kitchen

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Welcome To Chicago

Need to move cross-country, but don't have time to look at homes in your new city?The JDC Group has you covered!Our goal has always been to enhance our client's quality of life, as well as their

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Michael Altshuler

Happy Monday from everyone at the JDC Group!JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member, ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES (773) 807-8580 CHRIS CHESNE - Realtor, CDPE,

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Two Modern And One Traditional Homes New On The Market In Lincoln Park

If you always wanted to call Lincoln Park home...join us to visit these unique homes.Like what you see? Call us at the JDC Group to get started!JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE -

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Celebrating MOM

Happy Mother’s Day! We hope you take a few minutes to relax and enjoy some time on your special day. Happy Mother's Day from everyone at the JDC Group!JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE -

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Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In Chicago

Looking for ways to celebrate Mexican culture today?The JDC Group has you covered!Whether you are celebrating from home or want to get out and about, there is plenty to do in Chicago!Join us..

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Finding The Best Agents Across The Country

If you are thinking of moving, but don't know a real estate agent in your new town...The JDC Group has you covered.JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member, ABR, CLHMS, CRS,

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Happy Teacher Appreciation Day

We all had that one teacher that made some impactful difference in our life...Let's celebrate those that have dedicated their lives to the betterment of their students.USA Today Shares why you

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COMING SOON 6221 N Greenview Ave Unit 2

Don't miss this gorgeous top floor 2 bed | 1 bath in EdgewaterCome see it before we go live!6221 N Greenview Ave | Chicago, IL 2 Beds | 1 BathSmaller 12-unit building on a quiet

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Maya Angelou

Have a great week from everyone at the JDC GroupJDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member, ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES (773) 807-8580 CHRIS CHESNE - Realtor,

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Say Hello To May This Weekend

May is here, flowers are blooming, let's get out and enjoy our city!Ravenswood Mother's Day Gift MarketAinslie Arts Plaza | 4836 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, ILSaturday, April 30th - Starts at 10:00 a.m

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Three Updates To Your Home That Pay You Back When You Sell

When you sell your home, you don't want to leave any money on the table.See what improvements provide the best bang for your efforts.Buyers like to see a home move-in ready and are willing to pay

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Steps To Get Ready To Buy

As your real estate partner, I use my expert guidance and years of experience to guide you through the entire process. Together, we’ll put the keys to your dream home in your hands.Get started by

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Yohance Salimu

Have a great week from everyone at the JDC GroupJDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member, ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES (773) 807-8580 CHRIS CHESNE -,

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Are You Thinking Of Moving Away From The Chicagoland Area

Whether you are looking for a sleek NYC condo or palatial estate in Santa BarbaraThe JDC Group has you covered, come peek...Like what you see? Call us at the JDC Group to get started!JDC Group |

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What On Earth Is Happening In Chicago This Weekend

Celebrate Mother Earth and all that she provides us this weekend!The JDC Group has you covered with all kinds of activities.Reuse-a-Palooza! Sunday, April 24, 2022 |  11:00 AM -  3:00

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COMPASS Now Open In Hawaii

Thinking of moving to Hawaii or getting a second home?The JDC Group has you covered!Let us connect you to the BEST real estate agents in Hawaii in minutes!Whether you are looking to make a move to a

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Your Compass Curated April 2022 Has Arrived

April 2022_______________________________Welcome to Compass Curated, a collection of our most prestigious properties across the country, delivered to you each month.Call us if you are looking

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Your Lifelong Chicagoland Real Estate Expert

We strive to be your partner for all your real estate needs.Working to make sure you are happy in your home or with your investments.Our goal has always been to enhance our client's quality of life,

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You Could Own One Of These Fabulous Single Family Homes By Summer

If you are tired of the condo life and want your own four walls, we have some pretty special homes for you to check out.Join us...Like what you see?Call us at the JDC Group for a private showing or

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Happy Passover

To our friends who celebrate, may your Passover holiday be filled with boundless joy, delicious food, and the company of treasured friends and family.Wishing you a beautiful holiday week.Julie &

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Have A Hoppy Weekend With These Fun Events In The City

Whether you celebrate Passover or Easter, the city is full of fun things to do!Let us know what you have planned in the comments.Bunny Rock 5K & Egg HuntApril 16, 2022Montrose Harbor | ChicagoThe

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April 2022 News You Can Use

"Our spring has come at last with the soft laughter of April suns and shadow of April showers." - Byron Caldwell Smith  Read on for homeowner seasonal tips to consider and discover

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JDC Group Wins Realtors 2021 Sales Award

We are so thankful to be a recipient of a 2021 Sales Award through the Chicago Association of REALTORS!Thank you to everyone who has supported us in our real estate careers — it is an honor to

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Rabindranath Tagore

Happy Monday from everyone at the JDC GroupJDC Group | COMPASSJULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member, ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES(773) 807-8580CHRIS CHESNE - Realtor, CDPE, ABR, NRES(773) 807

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You Will Fall In Love With These Single Family Homes In Lincoln Park And Old Town

These single-family homes check all the boxes in Chicago's favorite neighborhoods!Come take a peek...Like what you see? Call us at the JDC Group for a private showing or to set up a search

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CUBS Home Opener Is Here

We have been waiting all winter and finally, spring comes roaring in with the CUBS home-opener at Wrigley today!The whole city is excited to welcome back the boys!To celebrate our Cubbies, enjoy a

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY We Are Blushing

Hearing our clients are thrilled makes our day!We were delighted to help Lidia find her place of peace.Our goal has always been to enhance our client's quality of life, as well as their economic-

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Jim Rohn

Jim Rohn was a motivational speaker in the '80s that has mentored names like Tony Robbins, Brian Tracy, and Jack Canfield.Enjoy his words of wisdom.Have a great Monday from everyone at the JDC

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Announcing The Winner Of The Home Opener CUBS Tickets

Thank you everyone for enrolling in the raffle for Opening Day Cubs Tickets!Drumroll, please...Go Cubbies!JDC Group | COMPASSJULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member, ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES

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No Fooling Around With These Amazing Listings

It may be April 1st, but these listings are no joke.Come take a peek!Like what you see?Call us at the JDC Group for a private showing or to set up a search for a home you will love.JDC Group |

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Time To Eat For Restaurant Week

It is so nice things are slowly getting back to normal.All of us on the JDC Group love to eat, so we are super excited for this year's restaurant week.Explore some of our favorites this week.Chicago

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 1618 N 75th Ct Elmwood Park

 Don't miss this lovely brick Tudor Revival-style single-family home in Elmwood Park!- SNEAK PEEK VIEWING -Thursday, March 31st | 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.- No showings until OPEN HOUSE - 

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Connecting You With The Best Real Estate Agents Across The Country In Minutes

Whether you are looking to make a move to a new city or have a friend looking for an agent in their neighborhood, let us connect you to the expert you need on your team. Compass’s proprietary

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Getting Better Each Day

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Single Family Living In Lake View And North Center

Looking for that special place to call home?Come take a peek...Like what you see?Call us at the JDC Group for a private showing or to set up a search for a home you will love.JDC Group |

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Spring Has Sprung In Chicago

Winter has finally loosened its clutches on Chicago, it is time to re-emerge and have some fun!The JDC Group has you covered with all kinds of activities in the city this weekend.The Art of

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COMING SOON 1618 N 75th Ct

Don't miss this lovely brick Tudor Revival-style single-family home in Elmwood Park!1618 N 75th Ct | Elmwood Park, IL2 Bed | 2 BathBright, refreshed 2bed | 2bath with new paint and windows, new

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Maximizing The Value Of Your Home Before Selling

When you sell your home, you want to make top dollar.How do you know what improvements will be worth the trouble?With 40+ years of experience in the Chicagoland market, the JDC Group has a real

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Win Cubs Tickets For The Home Opener

Spring is right around the corner, how do we know?We want to celebrate the return of our CUBS with you!Here's to the start of a winning season!JDC Group | COMPASSJULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding

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15 Things You Should Do This Spring For Your Home

Yesterday was the last day of Winter 2022, and boy has this been a wild one....not just the weather!As Spring arrives, there are many things homeowners should consider doing to keep their home

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Amanda Gorman

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Exceptional Single Family Homes In Lake View And Lincoln Park

Lakeview and Lincoln Park are some of Chicagoans' favorite neighborhoods, would you like to call these areas home?The JDC Group has you covered!Like what you see?Call us at the JDC Group for a

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May The Roads Rise To Meet You

St. Patrick's Day is one of our favorite holidays, a day of frivolity when everyone is Irish!Hope your day is filled with love, joy, and fun.Happy St. Patrick's Day from everyone at the JDC Group

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NEW ON THE MARKET OPEN HOUSE 2900 N Central Park Ave Unit 1

Don't miss this beautiful raised high 1st floor 2 bed | 2 bath in Logan Square- OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, March 19th | Noon - 1:30 p.m.2900 N Central Park Ave Unit 1 | Chicago, IL2 Bed | 2

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OPEN HOUSE This Sunday 1610 N Nagle Ave Unit 1

Don't miss this beautiful 2 Bed | 2 Bath home steps from the restaurants and retail!Sunday, March 20th | Noon - 1:30 p.m.1610 N Nagle Ave, Unit 1 | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 2 BathsWalk right in to

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY The Legacy You Leave

Our thoughts and actions throughout our lives accumulate to create the legacy we leave behind once we are gone.I think about this quote often in both my work and personal life.Helping you find your

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The Best In High Rises Come Take A Peek

If you are all about high-rise living...We have you covered with some pretty special homes.Like what you see?Call us at the JDC Group for a private showing or to set up a search for a home you will

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OPEN HOUSE 1610 N Nagle Ave Unit 1

Come see this beautiful 2 Bed | 2 Bath unit in Galewood!- OPEN HOUSE -Sunday, March 13thNoon - 1:30 p.m.1610 N Nagle Ave Unit 1 | Chicago, IL 606232 Bed | 2 BathWalk right into this lovely

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Everything You Need To Know To Have A Great March

Happy March! Spring is upon us! Read on for seasonal homeowner tips to consider and discover lifestyle tips to help you celebrate!🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡-

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COMING SOON 2900 N Central Park Ave Unit 1

Don't miss this beautiful, raised high 1st floor 2 bedrooms | 2 bathroom home in Logan Square. Come see it before it hits the market.2900 N Central Park Ave Unit 1 | Chicago, IL2 Bed | 2 BathLight

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Thinking Of Your Home Needs Into The Future

How long will you stay in your current home?The answer might surprise you.Here at the JDC Group, we plan to be your realtor for life.We want to know your goals, desires, and aspirations so that

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TIPS AND TRICKS TUESDAY Time To Check Your Insurance Policies

Inflation and supply-chain issues are plaguing our nation, how does that affect the insurance on your home?Oil price sticker shock does not exist just at the gas station: oil is in almost all

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SNEAK PEEK Before The Open House 5125 N Winthrop Ave Unit 2F

Don't miss this expansive, sophisticated, and sun-filled vintage home!With 1,400 sq ft in a perfect open floor plan, updated kitchen, and a garage this one is going to go fast!OPEN HOUSE 

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY From Anthony Hopkins

Don't let everything going on in the world, get you down.There is always a hand to help,  just ask.Have a great week from everyone at the JDC GroupJDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE -,

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Find Your New Home With Amazing Outdoor Spaces

As spring approaches, are you thinking about a new home with your own outdoor oasis?The JDC Group has you covered.Like what you see?Call us at the JDC Group for a private showing or to set

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How To Make Buyers Light Up When They See Your Home

The goal of your listing photos is to entice the largest number of buyers to see your home. Dark rooms and paint scream a project to potential buyers.Lighting not only brightens a room it can

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The Current Value Of Your Home Might Surprise You

We can provide you with a visual snapshot of your home’s value in today’s market and how it stacks up against others in the neighborhood. With our Compass Comparable Market Analysis (CMA) tool,

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TUESDAY TIPS AND TRICKS Getting The Best Mileage In Your Car

Real Estate Agents drive LOTS in a day, do YOU? Spiking fuel costs can blow out your budget, but here are some tips to cut back fuel consumption: Drive only when needed. Plan your trips.

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Relying On A Higher Power

Sometimes all it takes is to ask.Have a great Monday from everyone at the JDC Group!JDC Group | COMPASSJULIE CHESNE - Realtor, Founding Member ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES(773) 807-8580CHRIS

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Spring Market Is Starting Early

Whether you are looking for a fantastic condo or you want space all to yourself, we have you covered.Join us to visit these special homes.Like what you see?Call us at the JDC Group for a private

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OPEN HOUSE WEEKEND 1610 N Nagle Ave Unit 1

Walk right in to this lovely 2 bed | 2 bath, convenient first-floor condo in beautiful Galewood!OPEN HOUSE Saturday, February 26th | Noon - 2 p.m.Sunday, February 27th | Noon - 2 p.m.1610

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A Weekend Of Wonders As We End The Month Of February

Chicago doesn't stop for the weather, we always have something interesting and fun to do.The JDC Group has you covered for what is happening this weekend.We even are popping up to Glencoe for a

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Why You Should Buy Your Home With COMPASS And The JDC Group

Whether you are a first-time home buyer or an investor with many closings under your belt, purchasing a home is a complex process.The JDC Group has 40+ years of navigating the real estate

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Happy Buyers In A Sellers Market

Testimonials from Buyers in a Seller's Market are music to our ears!When buying a tight market, it is super important to make sure you have a Realtor with experience and connections.Our goal has

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February 2022 COMPASS Curated

Recently we've noticed a new trend in the real estate market. A surprising number of families are now in the market for a third home. The COMPASS LUXURY DIVISION team has explored this new

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Stunning Architecture And Design

Are you looking for a home with exquisite lines and features?The JDC Group has you covered.Like what you see?Call us at the JDC Group for a private showing or to set up a search for a home you will

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Things To Do In Chicagoland To Commemorate Black History Month

Whether you are interested in music, food, or culture, the Black community has brought us achievements through history we should all celebrate.The JDC Group has you covered with special events to

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2021 Chicagoland Market Report 4th Quarter

Interested in how the real estate market handled Q4 in 2021? Click "report" below to view and download the Q4 2021 Chicagoland market report with statistics for your neighborhood. Please email

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Your Home Purchase Is So Much More Than Just A Transaction

Quality Customer Care with Seasoned Expertise JDC Realty Group is a knowledgeable, service-centric team of professionals focused on meeting our clients’ needs. Over 40 years of selling

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY We Are Here For You Long After The Sale

When you become a client of the JDC Group, you become family!We strive to be your partner in real estate for life.Our goal has always been to enhance our client's quality of life, as well as their

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Sending You Love This Valentines Day

It's great to do business with someone as nice as you, and today seemed like the perfect day to let you know. Happy Valentine's Day from us to you.JDC Group | COMPASSJULIE CHESNE - Realtor,

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COMING SOON 1610 N Nagle Ave Unit 1

Don't miss this move-in-ready, convenient first-floor 2 bed and 2 full bath condo in the beautiful Galewood neighborhood right next to Oak Park. 1610 N Nagle Ave, Unit 1 | Chicago, IL 2 Bed | 2

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Amazing Condos At 14 W Superior

Are you looking for a home that has the most incredible lake and city views?The JDC Group has you covered.Come visit 14 W Superior with us... Delivery starting in March 2022!Residents will

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Love Is In The Air In Chicago

Looking for something to do with your sweetie this weekend?The JDC Group has you covered with these fun and romantic adventures!We even added some events for those out to have fun with friends

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Sell Your Home With Compass Concierge To Get No Upfront Cost Home Renovations Interest Free

What is Compass Concierge?Exclusive to Compass, our Concierge program is designed to prepare your home for the market. From deep cleaning to cosmetic improvements, let’s work together to assess

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY A Recommendation To Family Is The Greatest Compliment

We strive to make your real estate experience smooth and rewarding.The biggest compliment our clients give us is when they recommend their friends and family to us.See what our 2022 buyers have

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Get The Most Out Of The COMPASS Ap With These On Line Tutorials

There are so many features in the COMPASS App that can make your buying search easier.Let us show you how...To help you hit the ground running, we created a series of short videos explaining the

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NEW ON THE MARKET 2650 N Lakeview Ave Unit 3503

Calling all investors! Fabulous sunlight on this high-floor studio!Don't miss this lovely pied-à-Terre!2650 N Lakeview Ave, Unit 3503 | Chicago, ILStudio | 1 BathUpgraded kitchen with maple,

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS You Have Got To Check Out These Homes

As the spring market nears, we are starting to see some spectacular new homes on the market.Join us to take a peek...Like what you see?Call us at the JDC Group for a private showing or to set up a

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COMING SOON 5125 N Winthrop Ave Unit 2F

Don't miss this expansive, sophisticated, and sun-filled vintage unit before it goes on the market!5125 N Winthrop Ave Unit 2F | Chicago, IL2 Bed | 1 BathThis home has 1400 sq ft in a perfect open

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JUST LAUNCHED 845 W Newport Ave

Don't miss this stellar Jumbo Brick 3 Flat In Prime East Lakeview!! 845 W Newport Ave | Chicago, IL7 Bedrooms | 6 BathsGut-rehabbed in 2016, after 2013 work of new roof, new back porch, new-

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Helping You Find Or Sell Your Home In 2022

Where do you want to be in 2022?Let the JDC Group achieve your real estate goals with 40+ years of experience in the Chicagoland market.See what our treasured clients have to say.Our goal has always

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MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY George Strait

Do you need a little something to jump-start your week?The JDC Group has you covered!A study by Johns Hopkins Medicine has found that people with a positive outlook but a history of heart disease,

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COMING SOON 845 W Newport Ave

Don't miss this Very Impressive Jumbo Brick 3 Flat In Prime East Lakeview Location!!845 W Newport Ave | Chicago, ILUnit 1 - 2 Bed | 2 BathUnit 2 - 3 Bed | 2 BathUnit 3 - 2 Bed | 2 BathStellar Jumbo

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 7436 Warren St Forest Park IL

This lovely and inviting Forest Park home will grab you and never let go!Don't miss the opens this week!Saturday, January 29th | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.Sunday, January 30th | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p

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COMING SOON 2650 N Lakeview Ave Unit 3503

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Protect Your Home From Snow And Ice

We hope you are warm and safe - several inches of snow this weekend and a cold front to follow.Is your home prepared for this weather?Chicago winters are unpredictable at best. We can be

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Fantastic Homes To Call Your Own

It's so cold; thinking of warmer days ahead?These special single-family homes with lots of outdoor and private space might be right up your alleySee something you like?Call us at the JDC Group for a

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Bundle Up And Visit These Fun Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend

Feeling a bit stir-crazy staying in during this winter season?The JDC Group has you covered with safe and fun activities for all.Bump, Slide and Spin on the Rink at Gallagher Way in Ice Bumper

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Tips For Getting Your Home Ready To Sell

Make sure you get the most money for your home by preparing it for the largest pool of buyers.These tips will help you get started.Does your home need more than some touch-ups?COMPASS Concierge has

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Your Agent Through Thick And Thin

Not every deal goes perfectly, in fact, most have issues that need to be resolved through the process.Make sure you have an Agent that is there for you every step of the way!Our goal has always been

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COMPASS Curated January 2022

Welcome to COMPASS Curated, a collectionof our most prestigious properties across the country, delivered to you each month.Stay up to date with Compass' latest luxury listings and news at

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Fantastic Single Family Homes

Looking for a spectacular single-family home in Lincoln Park or Old Town?The JDC Group has you covered.See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private showing or to set up a search

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Enjoy These Fun Events In Chicago This Weekend

Although the weather is frightful, the list of things to do in Chicago this weekend is delightful!Whether you like to eat and drink, explore nature or soothe your inner mind, the JDC Group has you

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What Buyers Are Looking For In A Home Now

When you sell your home, make sure you get the highest sale price.HOW?Let COMPASS Concierge help!Get fronted for the cost of home improvement services with no interest - ever. Compass

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Your Realtor For Life

You will move on average 11.7 times in your life.This Spring market make sure you have a trusted partner to help you navigate the journey.Our goal has always been to enhance our client's

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How Well Do You Know The Real Estate Market

Test your real estate knowledge with this quick quiz!Our goal has always been to enhance our client's quality of life, as well as their economic well-being, through our 40+ years of experience,

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2021 Year In Review

Whether you are looking to rent a studio or buy/sell an estate, the JDC Group has you covered.We aim to be your life-long real estate consultant and are so proud that a large percentage of our

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 1628 W Columbia Ave Unit 3

Don't miss this Top Floor Vintage Pet-Friendly Condo Sunday, January 9th | 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.1628 W Columbia Ave Unit 3 | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 1 BathAs you enter this top-floor vintage

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2022 Sherwin Williams Color Of The Year And New Trends

2022 Spring Market is just around the corner. It is never too early to start thinking about how you can prepare your home. Let's explore the top trends!Think big. Go bold.WGSN, the

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY New Year New Closings

As the new year begins, are you thinking of buying or selling?See what our clients have to say about the JDC Group.Want to see what we can do for you?Check out other RAVES for Julie and the JDC

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Happy New Year From The JDC Group

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Interesting Things To Do This Weekend To Ring In The New Year

2022 is right around the corner, how are you going to celebrate the new year?The JDC Group has you covered with activities all around the city.Congress Plaza Hotel NYE PartyDecember 31, 20218:00 p.

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Concierge Connection December 2021

Welcome to the final edition of the Concierge Connection for 2021!Get fronted for the cost of home improvement services with no interest - ever. Compass Concierge is the hassle-free way to sell

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Thankful For The Opportunity To Be Of Service

As Chris and I reflect on the past year, we feel so blessed to have to opportunity to help our clients turned friends find their places of peace.Want to see what we can do for you?Check out

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Holiday Adventures For Your Long Weekend

Once all the presents are open and cookies are eaten, what's next?The JDC Group has you covered with fun activities to do with friends and family all holiday weekend.Photograph: Alex HewittWhere to

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Your Recommendations Are The Best Present

What a wonderful present it is to receive a Recommendation from our clients and friends this holiday season!Want to see what we can do for you? Call the JDC Group today!JDC Group | COMPASSJULIE

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Celebrate The Holidays This Weekend With These Fun Activities In The City

Looking for something to do to brighten your holiday spirit?The JDC Group has you covered with activities that would even brighten the Grinch's heart!Lincoln Park Zoo - Zoo Lights2001 N Clark St |

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JUST LISTED 4846 N Paulina St Unit GW

Don't miss this lovely garden-level home with great natural sunlight!4846 N Paulina St Unit GW | Chicago, IL 1 Bed | 1 Bath A Commuter's Dream! 1/4-mile from the Metra, in the middle of a

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Welcome Home

We are delighted to have helped our clients find their home in a tight Seller's Market!Our goal has always been to enhance our client's quality of life, as well as their economic well-being,

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COMPASS Curated December 2021

Welcome to Compass Curated, a collection of our most prestigious properties across the country, delivered to you each month.Stay up to date with Compass' latest luxury listings and news at

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Taking It On The Road

Whether you are looking for a special home in Chicago or you have your sights set on another state, we have you covered!See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual

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How To Market Your Home With Impact

Selling a home in a digital marketplace can be tricky.The JDC Group and COMPASS are here to help.Chris and I have over 40 years of experience selling homes in the Chicagoland area.Compass has

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SOLD Welcome Home

Congratulations Rick and Kearney! Wishing you so much happiness and good health in your new home. Thank you for the opportunity to be of service. You guys were so much fun!Ready to find your

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Your December 2021 Update

“May your walls know joy, may every room hold laughter, and every window open to great possibility.” – Mary Anne Radmacher Read on for homeowner seasonal tips you should consider and

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Luxurious Renovations

This week are visiting some special renovations.Whether you are looking for a condo with walls of windows in Streeterville or a spectacular two-level apartment in the heart of the Gold Coast...We

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Come See This Uptown Gem OPEN HOUSE On Saturday

Don't miss this fabulous 2nd floor walk-up with sunny southern and northern exposures!- OPEN HOUSE -Saturday, December 4th | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.1424 W Leland Ave Unit 2 | Chicago, IL 2 Beds | 1

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Happy Anniversary COMPASS Chicagoland

It's been 4 Years since COMPASS joined the Chicagoland market...We couldn't be more thrilled to be a part of COMPASS Family and bring you programs that make buying and selling a home easier and more

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Happy Hanukkah From The JDC Group

Warmth of joy, glow of prosperity, sparkle of happiness…  May you be blessed with all of these and more.___________________________________Happy Hanukkah from everyone at the JDC Group

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Updates From 2021 Compass REtreat

Compass agents from around the country recently gathered in Austin at our annual REtreat to connect with peers, expand our referral networks, and hear updates about the new tools and services

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JDC Group Favorite Finds For Black Friday

Looking for a special gift for your loved one, but don't want to break the bank?The JDC Group has you covered!Take a peek at our team's favorite gifts for this holiday season.Dash Express Tasti

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Chicago Fun This Thanksgiving Weekend

Once you wake from your post-Thanksgiving holiday nap, it's time to plan the rest of your weekend.The JDC Group has you covered with fun activities in the city to usher in the Christmas season

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We Are Thankful For You

As Thanksgiving approaches, we wanted to thank you for the opportunity to help you find your place of peace.It means the world to us that you trust us to help buy and sell your home.We hope you

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Try This Delectable Side This Thanksgiving From The Barefoot Contessa

Need a side dish to finish up your Thanksgiving menu?The JDC Group and Ina Garten have you covered!Sauteed Shredded Brussels Sprouts "There's so much going on in the oven on Thanksgiving, even

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2021 Chicagoland Market Report 3rd Quarter

Interested in how the real estate market handled Q3 in 2021? Click "report" below to view and download the Q3 2021 Chicagoland market report with statistics for your neighborhood. Please email us

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Being Thankful For All The Options For Fun In Chicago

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, it's time to be thankful for our wonderful city.Need something to do this weekend?We have you covered!Sauced Night MarketFriday, November 19th | 5:00 p.m. -

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Fall Leaves Are Beautiful But Can Cause Damage To Your Home

The season for falling leaves is well underway and some parts of the country have lost all their leaves already. There are many different thoughts on the subject of fallen leaves. They are

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November 2021 Compass Curated

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Heavenly Highrises

Looking for a Special Highrise to Call Home?We have you covered!See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a search for a home you will love.

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NEW ON THE MARKET 345 W Fullerton Pkwy Unit 2905

Don't miss this amazing unit that boasts views of the lake, city, Navy Pier, and the sunset!345 W Fullerton Pkwy, Unit 2905 | Chicago, IL 2 Beds | 2 BathsLight all day long with morning light

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3710 N Racine Unit 3 Open House

You can be thankful to call this newly updated condo in Wrigleyville home this year!3710 N Racine Ave | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 1 Bath Freshly painted with new re-finished wood floors AND updated

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What Compass Concierge Can Do For Your Home

Exclusive to Compass, our Concierge program helps you easily prepare your home for sale by fronting the cost of home improvement services, so you can sell it faster and for more money. Whether

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COMPASS Named Top Workplace By Chicago Tribune

We are SO proud to announce that Compass has been named the #1 workplace in Chicagoland by the Chicago Tribune!This is an extraordinary feat that we accomplished together, an outcome four years

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All Treats No Tricks At This Special Open House In Uptown

Don't miss this fabulous 2nd floor walk-up with sunny southern and northern exposures!1424 W Leland Ave Unit 2 | Chicago, IL 2 Beds | 1 Bath This beauty features lovely oak hardwood,

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Visit The Spooktacular Open House This Weekend

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Poor Landscaping Can Affect Your Sales Price When Selling

Landscaping is the first impression your home gives when prospective buyers arrive to view your home.Don't make the wrong first impression!Trees.com did a survey of 1,250 licensed agents about their

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What The Coolest Ghouls Ghosts And Gremlins Doing In The City This Weekend

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OPEN HOUSE 2025 S Indiana Ave Unit 210

Don't miss this unit with Walls of Windows!OPEN HOUSE - Sunday, October 24th | 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.2025 S Indiana Ave Unit 210 | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 2 BathsQuaint boutique building bordering

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OPEN HOUSE 1720 S Michigan Ave Unit 808

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JUST LAUNCHED OPEN HOUSE 1424 W Leland Ave Unit 2

Don't miss this fabulous 2nd floor walk-up with sunny southern and north exposures in a terrific Uptown location! Saturday, October 23rd | 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.Sunday, October 24th | 11:00 a.m. - 1

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Maximize The Value Of Your Home With Compass Concierge

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October 2021 Compass Curated

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NEW ON THE MARKET 1720 S Michigan Ave Unit 808

Don't miss this southeast corner with a unique wrap-around terrace and deck!1720 S. Michigan Ave Unit 808 Chicago, IL 2 Bed | 2 Bath This home has beautiful lake and city views. Highly

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OPEN HOUSE 2 Bed In The Heart Of Wrigleyville

Updated Wrigleyville vintage condo ready for a new owner! OPEN HOUSE - Saturday, October 16th - Noon - 1:30 p.m. 3710 N Racine Ave | Chicago, IL 2 Beds | 1 Bath Freshly painted

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Fun Fall Festivities In Chicago This Weekend

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Join Us For A Fall Celebration

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Your Happiness With Your Home Is Music To Our Ears

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Julie Wins Top Agent Award From Homesnap

We are so honored to have been awarded the Top Agent Award by Homesnap!Homesnap looked at the data for over 1 million Homesnap Pro agents nationwide, and Julie was one of the select few to win

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Amazing High Rises Newly Renovated

Looking for that special high-rise to call home? Look no further, we have you covered.See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a

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OPEN HOUSE In Wrigleyville

Updated Wrigleyville vintage condo ready for a new owner!OPEN HOUSE - Saturday, October 9th - Noon - 1:30 p.m.3710 N Racine Ave | Chicago, IL 2 Beds | 1 BathFreshly painted with new-

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NEW ON THE MARKET 2025 S Indiana Ave Unit 210

Don't miss this quaint boutique building bordering on the edge of the Historic Prairie District.2025 S Indiana Avenue, Unit 210 | Chicago, IL2 Bedrooms | 2 BathsFabulous corner 2 bedrooms | 2 bath

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Fall In Love With These Kitchens

As the leaves start to fall, find your new home now so you are settled before the first snowflakes.Looking for something with an extra special kitchen? We have you covered!See something

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What Is Happening In Chicago As We Enter October

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Providing A Simple Solution To Bridge The Gap Between The Home You Have And The Home You Want

Compass Bridge Loan Services provides access to competitive rates and dedicated support from well-established industry leaders, with the exclusive option to get up to six months of your bridge loan

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COMING SOON 1720 S Michigan Ave Unit 808

Don't miss this Southeast corner with unique wrap-around terrace and lake and city views!1720 S. Michigan Ave Unit 808 | Chicago, IL2 Bed | 2 BathHighly upgraded with contemporary finishes,

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Fall Is In The Air And The Bears Are On The Field

“There is no season when such pleasant and sunny spots may be lighted on, and produce so pleasant an effect on the feelings, as now in October.” — Nathaniel Hawthorne Read on for

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CONCIERGE CONNECTION September 2021

Welcome to this month's edition of the Concierge Connection! Compass Concierge is the hassle-free way to sell your home faster and for a higher price with services like staging, flooring,

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COMING SOON 2025 S Indiana Ave Unit 210

Don't miss this unit in a quaint boutique building bordering on the edge of the Historic Prairie District.2025 S Indiana Ave Unit 210 | Chicago, IL2 Bed | 2 BathFabulous corner 2 bedrooms | 2 bath

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Fall Season Is Coming Make Sure Your Home Is Ready

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OPEN HOUSE Saturday 3710 N Racine Ave Unit 3

Majestic Wrigleyville vintage condo ready for a new owner!OPEN HOUSE - Saturday, September 18th - 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, with living room and 2 outdoor spaces. Freshly

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FEATURED LISTING 3710 N Racine Ave Unit 3

Need a majestic vintage condo that has been newly painted, with new appliances, countertops, backsplash, and newly re-finished flooring?Look no further!3710 N Racine Ave Unit 3 | Chicago, IL 2

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Your Compass Curated September Has Arrived

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Remembering Those We Lost

“If we learn nothing else from this tragedy, we learn that life is short and there is no time for hate.” — Sandy Dahl, wife of Flight 93 pilot Jason.

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OPEN HOUSE This Saturday 3710 N Racine Ave Unit 3

Don't miss this cool home in a destination location! OPEN HOUSE - Saturday, September 11th - 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 3710 N Racine Ave Unit 3 | Chicago, IL 2 Beds | 1 Bath Majestic

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OPEN HOUSE 30 E Elm St 14B This Saturday

Don't miss this rarely available "B" tier home literally steps from the Best Chicago restaurants, nightlife, shops, lakefront, and tree-lined streets. OPEN HOUSE - Saturday, September 11th - 11

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Thank You Teachers

We are so grateful to our teachers that are taking the extra steps to make sure our kids are safe and sound!This year has been so uncertain and difficult for everyone.We appreciate all you have done

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Happy Labor Day Weekend From Everyone At The JDC Group

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September Is Here What Is Happening In Chicago

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Big Or Small We Love All Our Clients

Whether you are looking to buy a mansion or a starter home we have your back.See what our recent new homeowner has to say about the JDC Group.Like what you hear?  Call the JDC Group today

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Property Taxes For 2020 2nd Installment Are Now Due

Your 2nd installment for 2020 taxes is due on October 1st, 2021Are you in escrow? Make sure the correct tax bill is being paid by checking the tax ID number. Call your bank to verify the

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Spectacular Condos In High Rise Buildings

Looking for a condo in a fabulous building? Look no further...See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a search for a home you will love.

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OPEN HOUSE THIS SATURDAY 30 E Elm St 14B

Don't miss this rarely available "B" tier home with bright and open spaceOPEN HOUSE - Saturday, August 28th - 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.30 E Elm St, #14B | Chicago, IL 1 Bed | 1 BathLarge windows in

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OPEN HOUSE 3710 N Racine Ave Unit 3

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Back To School Tips From The JDC Group

Though back-to-school season looks a little different this year, it's still one of the best times of the year. - BACK-TO-SCHOOL TIPS -Establishing a Sleep Schedule Head back to school energized

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We Love Our First Time Homebuyers

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NEW ON THE MARKET 30 E Elm St Unit 14B

Large windows in this south, east, and north end-unit make viewing the Chicago skyline and sunrises over the lake a special treat.Your own private balcony takes that view outdoors. Don't miss this

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GOING LIVE THIS WEEK 3710 N Racine Ave Unit 3

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Your Real Estate Fairy Godmother

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Compass CEO On CNBC Real Estate Is Booming

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See What Compass Concierge Can Do For You

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What Is Happening In Chicago Museums This Weekend

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COMING SOON 345 W Fullerton Pkwy Unit 2905

Don't miss this unit with walls of windows that give the best views in the building of the lake, city, Navy Pier, and the sunset from this high south-facing floor.345 W Fullerton Pkwy Unit|

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COMPASS Curated August 2021

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Amazing Homes That Can Be Yours

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Farmer Market Guide For Chicago

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Swing Into August With Fun Events Tips And News From JDC Group

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY What Our Sellers Have To Say

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Teamwork Makes The Dream Work

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FEATURED LISTING 4 E Elm St Unit 20

Private elevator access ushers you into this 6600 SQ.FT. full-floor penthouse at the coveted 4 E Elm building in the heart of the Gold Coast.4 E Elm St Unit 20 | Chicago, IL 6 Beds | 5 Baths |

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Stunning Homes To Call Your Own

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Ideas For A Fabulous Weekend In Chicago

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JUST LISTED OPEN HOUSE 7521 N Ridge Blvd

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COMING SOON 33 E Cedar St Unit 16C

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Congrats Molly And Rod

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OPEN HOUSE 2060 W Fargo Ave Unit 3

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What Is Cooking In Chicago This Weekend

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COMING SOON 3710 N Racine Ave Unit 3

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY See What Clients Have To Say About Julie

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A Simpler Mortgage Experience Coming Soon

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COMPASS Curated July 2021

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS 3 Spectacular Homes

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Fun Things To Do This Weekend In Chicago

Need some ideas on how to spend your weekend?We have got you covered, check out these great events.Andersonville Dog Days of Summer Pet Event - Outdoor EventJuly 17th9 am - 2 pm$5 recommended

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Cross Country Mover

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FEATURED LISTING 7521 N Ridge Blvd

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FUN FRIDAY Chicago Summers Are The Best

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OPEN HOUSE 1445 W Warner Ave Unit GE

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COMING SOON 7521 N Ridge Blvd

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NEW ON THE MARKET OPEN HOUSE 2060 W Fargo Ave Unit 3

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Helping You Find Your Place Of Peace

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Happy Fourth Of July From Everyone At The JDC Group

Have a great July 4th celebration and we look forward to connecting with you soon. Link for our 2021 Fireworks Guide Happy Holidays from everyone at the JDC Group | COMPASS 

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2021 Fireworks Schedule

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NEW ON THE MARKET 1445 W Warner Ave Unit GE

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Chris And Julie Visit West Of The Mississippi

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Featured Property CITY ESTATE Situated On 5 LOTS

Come see this gorgeous residential block surrounded by beautiful homes!4130 N Greenview Ave | Chicago, IL 606137 Beds | 6 Baths | 2 Half Baths🏡 Masonry 11,000+ square foot home sits on a 50 x 161

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Add These Events To Your Weekend Calendar

Chicago in the Summer is a whirlwind of activity, take advantage of all the city has to offer!June 26-27thPride in the ParkPride in the Park Chicago, presented by Truly Hard Seltzer, proudly

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of June 21st

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Improve Your Home Before Selling With Interest Free Money

Get fronted for the cost of home improvement services with no interest - ever. Compass Concierge is the hassle-free way to sell your home faster and for a higher price with services like,

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY First Time Homebuyers

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How To Stay Healthy This Summer

Mindset, habits, and routines are the building blocks for success toward your wellness goals. Below are a few tips to get you started!___________________________________________1. Get movingWe all

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Happy Fathers Day

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Single Family Homes In Lake View

If you are looking for a single-family home in Lakeview, Chris and Julie have you covered.See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a search

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COMPASS CONCIERGE And How It Can Help You Sell Your Home Faster And For More

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Hot Picks Hits The Road

With so many people relocating out of state, it is time for Chris and Julie to take it on the road and share their favorite listings from around the country.We can help you find your next place

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FEATURED NEW CONSTRUCTION 1335 W Walton St Chicago IL

PRE-CONSTRUCTION PRICING. New Construction starts soon - Pick your finishes! 1335 W Walton St  | Chicago ILGreat Noble Square location close to Eckhart Park, public transportation, I

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COMPASS Curated June 2021

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Compass CEO Robert Reffkin Teaches MasterClass On Real Estate

Learn about Buying and Selling Real Estate from our very own CEO, Robert ReffkinA message from Robert...My mother, who’s been a real estate agent for the majority of my life, is the one who

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Amazing Single Family Homes In Lincoln Park

If you are looking for an exceptional single-family home in Lincoln Park, look no further!See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a search

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Check Out Our Favorite Compass Concierge Transformations

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NEW ON THE MARKET 941 W 32nd St Chicago IL

Don't miss this great price for this brick newly-rehabbed home.941 W 32nd St | Chicago, IL 3 Beds | 2 BathsGreat price for this brick SF in Bridgeport. Engineer hardwood floors and vinyl floors

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JDC Group June Newsletter

Happy June! Here’s wishing you a happy summer that’s filled with lots of sun and fun all around. Read on for everything you should do this month and discover lifestyle tips curated just for you

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Welcome To Wicker Park

Attributes Trendy, People-Watching, Artsy, Bohemian, Great Transit, Food Scene, Dusk-Until-Dawn Nightlife, Bicycles, Lofts, Walk-Ups, EclecticKey Details THE NEIGHBORS - A jack-of-all

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COMING SOON 2060 W Fargo Ave Unit 3

Don't miss this beautiful unit in Majestic West Rogers Park!2060 W Fargo Ave Unit 3 | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 1 BathPremier location with sunny bright corner unit, sweeping views, and a treetop feel.

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See How Compass Concierge Can Transform Your Home And Where Those Changes Matter

To appeal to the largest pool of buyers, it is important to make sure your home invites them in.You don't want potential buyers to start a list in their of all the work they will have to do when

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Live With Pride

This month is all about PRIDE! We celebrate and support the LGBTQIA+ community – however you identify and whoever you love, everyone deserves to live proudly as their true self. #Pride2021

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Happy Memorial Day From The JDC Group

Let us remember those who courageously gave their lives.From all of us at the JDC Group.#memorialday

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS It Is All About The Views

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COMPASS CONCIERGE Look At What Is Cooking In The Kitchen

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Congratulations New Home Owners

Having a seasoned real estate agent to buy your first home makes all the difference!  Make sure you are in the right hands... Like what you hear? Call Julie today! JDC Group | COMPASS

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Your Compass Curated May Has Arrived

Welcome to Compass Curated, a collectionof our most prestigious properties across the country, delivered to your inbox each month.Stay up to date with Compass' latest luxury listings and news at

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Welcome To Streeterville

Attributes Navy Pier, Lakefront, Walker’s Paradise, Shopper’s Paradise, Affluent, Waterfront Views, Luxury High-Rises, Doorman Buildings, Limited Public Transit, Lakeshore DriveKey Details

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NOW LIVE 6033 N Sheridan Rd Unit 21D

Don't miss this beautifully renovated 2-bedroom unit with lake views!6033 N Sheridan Rd Unit 21D, Chicago, IL2 Beds | 2 BathsHear the waves as you drift off to sleep! This is a must-see home. Large

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Why Staging Is So Important Let Compass Concierge Help You Sell Your Home For More

When you are selling your home, it is crucial to make sure the home is neutral enough to appeal to the largest audience.More interest, more potential visits which lead to more contracts.Let us 

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Helping Buyers In A Strong Seller Market

Having a seasoned real estate agent to buy your home in a seller's market makes all the difference!Make sure you are in the right hands... Like what you hear? Call Julie today!  JDC

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2021 Chicagoland Market Report

Thinking of selling your home while the market is strong?  Last year's unprecedented events led to a record-breaking year of robust sales in the Chicago area and elsewhere.  

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Welcome To The West Loop

Attributes Trendy, Artsy, Edgy, Industrial, Off-The-Beaten-Path, Energetic, Diverse & Eclectic, For Foodies, Dusk-Until-Dawn Nightlife, Affordable, Lofts, Public ParksKey Details THE

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OPEN HOUSE 758 N Larrabee St Unit 404

Fabulous 2 bed | 2 baths located in highly desirable River North building!Sunday, May 16th | 11 AM - 1 PM758 N Larrabee St Unit 404, Chicago, IL2 Beds | 2 BathsThis is a freshly painted solid

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Here There And Everywhere Around The City

This week Chris and Julie visit some pretty spectacular homes, please join us...See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a search for a

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OPEN HOUSE THIS SATURDAY 1351 W Granville Ave Unit 101

Don't miss this beautiful home in the heart of Edgewater Glen!Saturday, May 15th | 11 am - 12:30 pm1351 W Granville Ave Unit 101 | Chicago, Illinois3 Beds | 3.5 BathsSO much space on two levels.

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Chris Does It Again

Selling your home can be stressful, it is music to our ears when our clients are thrilled!Ready to see what Chris can do for you?JDC Group | COMPASS CHRIS CHESNE - CDPE, ABR, NRES (773)-

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See What The JDC Group Has Been Closing

We are delighted to help our clients buy and sell homes, see what we have been closing lately...Closed May 7th  Multiple Bids - WE WON!;🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡🏡

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Welcome To Old Town

Attributes Charming, Historic, Nightlife, Comedy Venues, Public Transit, Walker’s Paradise, Lakefront, Residential, Victorian-Era, Brownstones, Walk-Ups, Single-Family Homes, CondosKey&

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OPEN HOUSE 1437 W Berteau Ave

Don't miss this never before on the market in the premier Graceland West location!1437 W Berteau Avenue | Chicago, IL 4 Beds | 4 BathsStunning 4-bed single-family home with the utmost charm and

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5 Reasons You Should Be Using Compass Concierge

REASON ONE:Maximize the value of your home. Easily increase the market value of your home and sell for a higher price. REASON TWO:Show your home in its best light. From painting to,

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NEW ON THE MARKET OPEN HOUSE 758 N Larrabee St Unit 404

Fabulous 2 bed | 2 baths located in highly desirable River North building!Come see this beautiful unit this Saturday!758 N Larrabee St Unit 404, Chicago, IL2 Bed | 2 BathsThis is a freshly painted

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Working With Julie Your First Time Buying

There are so many things to learn when buying your first home.Make sure you are in the right hands...We were honored to help Carole find her place of peace.Like what you hear?  Call Julie

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Welcome To Wrigleyville

ATTRIBUTES -  Nightlife, Sports, Entertainment, Live Music, Young Professionals, Public Transit, Lakefront, Affordable, Vintage Buildings, UniversityKEY DETAILS - THE NEIGHBORS -

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Getting Ready For Summer Fun

The warmer weather is finally headed our way! Join Chris and Julie as they visit special homes with perfect outdoor spaces.See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or

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Make Sure Your Realtor Knows More Than Just Homes

With interest rates dropping below 3%,  now might be the time to buy.Make sure you pick the team that has experience in all parts of the transaction.The JDC Group has 40+ years of experience

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Welcome To River North

ATTRIBUTES - Trendy, Artsy, Contemporary, People-Watching, Shopper’s Paradise, Commercial, For Foodies, Great Transit, Magnificent Mile, Luxury High-Rises, Doorman Buildings, Lofts, Young

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of April 19th

Whether you are looking for a single-family home in Wicker Park, or your sights are set on a high-rise condo in River North, we have you covered!See something you like? Call us

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OPEN HOUSES On Saturday April 24th

🏡 Please join us to visit these special homes in East Lincoln Park and Edgewater Glen! 🏡2010 N Cleveland Ave | Chicago, IL 6 Beds | 5 Baths | 1 Half BathEast Lincoln Park single

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY And Thanks For The Opportunity To Be Of Service

My goal has always been to enhance my client's quality of life, as well as their economic well-being through their real estate holdings. - JulieIt means the world to me to thrill you every step of

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Your Compass Curated April Has Arrived

Welcome to Compass Curated, a collectionof our most prestigious properties across the country, delivered to you each month

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Welcome To Lincoln Park

ATTRIBUTES - Sophisticated, Affluent, Historic, Residential, Nightlife, Young & Energetic, Performance Venues, Shopping, For Foodies, Parks & Recreation, Brownstones, Mid-Rises, High-Rises, Condos,

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NEW ON THE MARKET OPEN HOUSE 1351 W Granville Ave Unit 101

Don't miss this gorgeous 3 bed, 3.5 bath duplex down in Edgewater Glen, it's going to go quickly!1351 W Granville Ave Unit 101 | Chicago, Illinois 3 Beds | 3 Baths | 1 Half BathSO MUCH:&

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of April 12th

Whether you are looking for a single-family home in Lincoln Square, a Co-Op on East Lake Shore Drive or a condo on the Near North Side we have you covered!See something you like? Call us

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY What Is The Word On The Street About Julie

Julie has been an advocate for her clients for 25+ years, see what they have to say!Like what you hear?JDC Group | COMPASS Julie Chesne - ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES Founding Member

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COMING SOON 1351 W Granville Ave Unit 101

Welcome home to this gorgeous 3bed, 3.5 bath duplex down in Edgewater Glen! 1351 W Granville Ave, Unit 101 | Chicago, Illinois3 Bed | 3 Bath | 1 Half BathSO much space on two levels.

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Where Will Lorenzo Be This Weekend

Join Lorenzo Ricks as he showcases this special Northeast corner unitClose to public transportation Investor-friendlyWork from home space41 E 8th St, Unit 801 | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 2 BathsThis

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of April 5th

Join Chris and Julie to VisitSee something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a search for a home you will love. JDC Group | COMPASS 

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NEW ON THE MARKET 3701 N Pontiac Ave

Don't Miss this Corner brick Georgian in hot Belmont CraiginNo showings until Saturday, reserve your time now.3701 N Pontiac Ave | Chicago, IL3 Beds | 2 BathGorgeous sun welcomes you through

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JDC Group April Newsletter

As the weather warms up, so too does the spring real estate market. Remember that as we look forward to an incredible summer, we are that much closer to returning to normal, so please wear a mask

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Guiding You To Your First Home

We love working with first-time homebuyers -- helping navigate such an exciting time in your life!Thank you for entrusting us with the purchase of your first home.Buying and selling your home

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Welcome To Gold Coast

Join us as we visit The Gold Coast and all it has to offer...Key Details THE NEIGHBORS - An educated, affluent blend of young families and well-established professionals. WHAT TO

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JDC Achieves Chicago REALTOR Top Producer Award

We love what we do and are so honored you entrusted us with the purchase and sale of your homes!Here is to another year of finding your place of peace.Ready to start your journey to find your new

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Luxury Luxury Luxury

Join Chris and Julie as they visit some incredible homes in Lakeview and Graceland WestSee something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a search

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COMPASS Has Gone Public

With the recent news of Compass’ IPO, I thought it might be a good time to share with you just a few of the ways that being affiliated with Compass helps me to best serve my clients.A large

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COMING SOON 3701 N Pontiac Ave

Don't miss this corner brick Georgian in hot Belmont Heights!3701 N Pontiac Ave | Chicago, IL3 Beds | 2 BathsGorgeous sun welcomes you through the living room bay windows! The first floor

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Your March Luxury Trends Report Has Arrived

Recent Significant Sales with Compass |246 Mountain Home Rd, Woodside, CA Sold for $35,000,000 Represented by Colleen Foraker 212 W 18th St, Unit 15B, Manhattan, NY Sold$

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We Are So Honored

We are honored to announce that Compass has been named the #1 independent and #2 overall brokerage in the U.S. by sales volume. Thank you to our passionate and hardworking team for making

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Where Will Lorenzo Be This Week

Don't miss this ideal large loft in the heart of Bucktown!1907 N Milwaukee Ave, Unit 212 | Chicago, IL1 Bed | 1 BathOPEN HOUSESaturday, March 27th 11:30 am - 1:00 pmThis property is the

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Featuring Single Family Homes

Join Chris and Julie as they visit some exceptional single-family homes in North Center, Lincoln Square, and Lincoln Park.See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or

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COMPASS CONCIERGE See How We Transformed 1455 N Sandburg Ter Unit 703B

How can Compass Concierge maximize the value of your home?Compass Concierge is the hassle-free way to sell your home faster and for a higher price. From painting to flooring, Concierge transforms

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Your Lifelong Realtor

Nothing is a bigger compliment than a continued relationship with our clients.Buying and selling your home is a big milestone in your life, make sure you pick the right partner to guide you

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NEW ON THE MARKET 1455 N Sandburg Ter Unit 703B Chicago IL

Don't miss this Perfect Pied a Terre in the heart of Old Town.1455 N Sandburg Ter Unit 703B | Chicago, IL Studio | 1 Bath  As you walk into this bright and cheery studio, you are

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Visit Lorenzo This Weekend At These Beautiful Homes

Where In The City Is Lorenzo This Weekend?Lorenzo is hosting three open houses at some pretty special homes, please join him. 🏡OPEN HOUSE - Saturday, March 20th | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm1725

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OPEN HOUSE 1928 W Addison St Unit 2N

Don't Miss This Top-Notch, Super-Cool 2 bedroom 1 bathroom in fantastic North Center!1928 W Addison St, Unit 2N | Chicago, IL 2 Beds | 1 BathMove-in ready home with hardwood flooring.

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of March 15th

Spring has Sprung and So Has the Spring Market!Join Chris and Julie as they travel to homes that have amazing outdoor entertaining possibilities.See something you like?  Call us at the JDC

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NEW ON THE MARKET 1150 N Lake Shore Dr Unit 2H

Need a home office? Look no further!1150 N Lake Shore Dr. Unit 2H, Chicago, IL 2 Beds | 1 Bath COMPLETELY RARE TO THE BUILDING. Large one-bedroom PLUS fully enclosed den with

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NEW ON THE MARKET OPEN HOUSE 1420 W Leland Ave Unit 2

Lovely 2bed+sunroom, 2bath condo in historic Dover Street District!OPEN HOUSESunday, March 21st | 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.1420 W Leland Ave Unit 2 | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 2 BathsSunny and bright,

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Today Everyone Is Irish

Wishin' you a wee bit of fun and a lot 'o' luck on St. Patrick's Day!From all of us at the JDC Group!JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE - Founding Member - ABR, CLHMS, CRS, GRI, RENE, SRES 

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See What The JDC Group Has Been Up To

We are so grateful to help so many clients buy and sell their homes. We are just getting started in 2021, see who we have helped so far; you could be next...Inventory is low, if you are

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NEW ON THE MARKET 2010 N Cleveland Ave

Don't Miss Out on this East Lincoln Park Single Family Home in Lincoln Elementary School District2010 N Cleveland Ave | Chicago, IL6 Beds | 5 Baths | 1 Half Bath5000 sq ft home with a

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OPEN HOUSE 1928 W Addison Unit 2N Chicago

Don't miss this beautiful 2 bedroom condo in a fantastic North Center!OPEN HOUSE | Sunday, March 14th | 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.1928 W Addison St, Unit 2N | Chicago, ILMove-in ready home with hardwood

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Let Us Lend You The Money For The Cost Of Home Improvement Services With No Interest Ever

Compass Concierge is the hassle-free way to sell your home faster and for a higher price with services like staging, flooring, painting, and more.SMART - Your Compass agent will help you determine

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COMPASS Curated March 2021

March 2021Welcome to Compass Curated, a collection of our most prestigious properties across the country, delivered to you each month. Luxury in the NewsNew York City Luxury Hits Major Rebound 

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Celebrate The Women In Your Life Today

Compass celebrates all the women in our lives who lead, challenge, mentor, and inspire us to build a brighter future together.Looking for a Female Real Estate Agent? Look no further. JULIE

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OPEN HOUSES THIS WEEKEND March 6th And 7th

Spring Market is Here!Join us to see these beautiful homes this weekend.88 W Schiller St Unit 3005L | Chicago, IL1 Bed | 1 BathRarely available 1BD / 1BA penthouse condo! Enjoy the incredible

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of March 1st

Join Chris and Julie as they visit exceptional homes downtown, the Gold Coast, and in Lincoln ParkWhether you are looking for your own covered private terrace in an ultra-luxurious Gold

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SELLER SPOTLIGHT Compass Concierge Program Overview

When we can help our clients maximize their home’s value with no upfront costs, then we can make the experience of finding – and funding – their next place more seamless. The heart of what we

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Welcome March With Your Chicago Real Estate And Lifestyle Newsletter

March Is Here!This month brings with it sunny, warmer days and the very first signs of spring. It's also a good time to freshen up your home and daydream about the summer ahead. If you're

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OPEN HOUSE 1928 W Addison St Unit 2N Chicago

Don't Miss this Top-Notch, Super-Cool 2 bedroom 1 bathroom in fantastic North Center!1928 W Addison St Unit 2N | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 1 BathMove-in ready home with hardwood flooring throughout.

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of February 22nd

Please join Chris and Julie as they visit some special homes in Lincoln Park, Bucktown and Ravenswood.See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set

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See How These Homes Used Compass Concierge To Sell Their Home For More

Maximize the value of your home.  Exclusive to Compass, our Concierge program is designed to make it easier than ever to get your home market-ready. Compass Concierge helps you sell

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First Time Homebuyers Testimonial Tuesday

Buying your first home is no small feat.We want to make sure you are comfortable every step of the way!I am proud to be your Chicago realtor for life.Still searching for your dream home? Let's

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JOIN US For The FREE February Meditation Class

Let the Stress of Your Day Go During this 20-Minute Meditation-------------------------------  Tuesday, February 23rd ------------------------------- Please join us.Tuesday,

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COMING SOON 1928 W Addison Unit 2N Chicago

Don't miss this beautiful 2 bedroom condo in a fantastic North Center! 1928 W Addison St Unit 2N | Chicago, IL2 Beds | 1 BathMove in ready home with hardwood flooring throughout. Sunny living

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of February 15th

Join Chris and Julie as they visit...See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a search for a home you will love. JDC Group | COMPASS

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What If You Could Get A Personalized And Powerful Valuation Of Your Home In Just Minutes

Customized to your location and your property, our powerful pricing tool will demystify the current real estate landscape. By seeing the sale price of other homes in your area, you can have

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Compass Concierge Can Help You Sell Your Home For More With No Upfront Costs

What's holding you back from selling your home this year? What transformations would help you make the most out of your investment? Compass Concierge is a program that helps you to

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Our Favorite Day Of The Week TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY

Nothing feels better than hearing our clients are happy in their new home!Buying and selling your home is a big milestone in your life,  make sure you pick the right partner to guide you

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COMING SOON A Lincoln Park Gem 2010 N Cleveland Ave

Don't miss this East Lincoln Park Single Family home in Lincoln Elementary district2010 N Cleveland Ave | Chicago, IL6 Beds | 5 Baths | 1 Half BathEast Lincoln Park SF in Lincoln

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Sending Love On Valentines Day From Everyone At The JDC Group

Have a wonderful time with your loved ones this weekend, and enjoy these tips to make your Valentine's Day extra special!#valentinesday #

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS The Perfect Love Nests

Nothing says love like home.Join Chris and Julie as they visit these gorgeous homes in Lincoln Park, Bucktown and Roscoe Village.See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private

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COMPASS CONCIERGE See What We Can Do For You

Exclusive to Compass, our Concierge program is designed to prepare your home for the market. From deep cleaning to cosmetic improvements, let’s work together to assess every opportunity to

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY We Love Making Our Clients Happy

Nothing feels better than hearing how happy our clients are after they sold their home with us.Buying and selling your home is a big milestone in your life, make sure you pick the right partner

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Welcome February

We hope you are keeping warm and celebrating with your Valentine next week by doing all the things you love. Read on to explore a selection of lifestyle articles, exciting events, and

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of February 1st

Join Chris and Julie as they visit some exceptional single family homes.See something you like? Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a search for a home you

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Where To Spend Money When Updating Your Home

If you want to make the most money on the sale of your home, but don't know where to get the best return on your efforts, look no more.Exclusive to Compass, our Concierge program is designed to

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TESTIMONIAL TUESDAY Week Of February 1st

Nothing is sweeter than hearing when our clients are happy!That is why we love what we do. Buying and selling your home is a big milestone in your life, make sure you pick the

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February Place Of Peace Speaker Series

Mark your Calendars!Please join us for these informative and restorative ZOOM sessions.More details and links to ZOOM call below.------------------------------------ Tuesday, February-------

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COMING SOON 1455 N Sandburg Ter Unit 703B

Great investment opportunity or perfect for someone looking to add their own personal touch.1455 N Sandburg Ter Unit 703B | Chicago, ILStudio | 1 BathAmazing view in great building. 24-HR doorman

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS More Exceptional Outdoor Spaces

We've heard your requests for more outdoor space! If you are looking for more space to spread out and entertain outdoors this year, check out these amazing homes.See something you like? 

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COMING SOON 1150 N Lake Shore Dr Unit 2H Chicago IL

Come see this 1 Bed + Den on a lovely tree lined street with a view of the lake!1150 N Lake Shore Dr Unit 2H | Chicago IL 1 Bed | 1 BathHarwood floors throughout as you enter this unit, open

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FEATURED LISTING 3550 N Lake Shore Drive Unit 2607

Come see this newly updated Lake Shore Drive 1 Bedroom3550 N Lake Shore Drive Unit 2607 | Chicago, IL 1 Bed | 1 BathSpace, space and more space located across from the lake on Lake Shore Drive!

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JOIN US For The FREE January Meditation Class

This month's meditation class will focus on love, kindness and gratitude.  A great way to start your new year.  Please join us.Tuesday, January 26th | 6:00 - 6:30 p.m. 

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Feng Shui Friday Will Bring You Peace In Your Home Meditation Tuesday Will Bring Peace To Your Mind

What Exactly is Feng Shui?Feng shui  the philosophy of arranging your furniture and belongings in your living spaces to create balance with the natural world. By arranging

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of January 18th

Join Julie and Chris as they visit homes that feature deluxe outdoor spaces...The holidays are over and as we brave the cold weather, our thoughts go to warmer days. Make sure your next home

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FEATURED LISTING Pied A Terre In River North

River North is a neighborhood full of life, art, food and entertainment.Come explore...Nestled between the Magnificent Mile to the east and Chicago Avenue to the west, River North has it all.Home to

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COMPASS CONCIERGE The Value Of Wood Flooring

Prospective buyers still look to hardwoods as the standard of timeless quality in flooring.Make sure you get top dollar for your home when you sell.  Let the JDC Group | COMPASS lend you

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Thinking Of Refinancing Your Home

How Will This Refinance Affect My Monthly Payment? What Types Of Closing Costs Can I Expect? What’s The Difference Between Interest Rate And APR? All this and more will be

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Are Your Kids In The Middle Of Preparing For High School Entrance Exams

SAVE THE DATE!Date: Tuesday, February 9thTime: 6:00 p.m.Getting prepared for High School entrance exams can be no small feat. Let Julie and Rob help! The JDC Group and Northpoint

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of January 11th

Join Julie and Chris as they visit Lincoln Park.See something you like?  Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a search for a home you will love. ;

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COMING SOON 1 Bedroom On Lake Shore Drive With Lake Views

Space, space and more space located across from the lake on Lake Shore Drive!We are putting the finishing touches on this unit before it hits the market.3550 N Lake Shore Dr Unit 2607 | Chicago, IL

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Your Own Pied A Terre Steps To Michigan Avenue

Beautiful sunny extra large studio with a balcony! Views of the city from the floor to ceiling windows.Walker's Paradise!70 W Huron St Unit 2610 | Chicago, ILStudio | 1 BathUnit in excellent

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Save The Date For These FREE Classes

The JDC group has lots of events planned for 2021to help you find your place of peace. Look for more upcoming details on these informative and restorative classes.JDC Group | COMPASS 

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Celebrate English Toffee Day With The JDC Group

Nothing is sweeter than helping you find your place of peace when you are buying or selling your home.Today is English Toffee Day!  Help us celebrate this special day and we will send you/

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CHRIS AND JULIES HOT PICKS For Those Days When You Need To Step Out For Some Fresh Air

Join Julie and Chris as they visit some homes that give you outdoor space to breathe.See something you like?  Call us at the JDC Group for a private or virtual showing or to set up a

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Sell Your Home For More By Using Compass Money For Updates And Repairs

Think of it as an interest-free loan where we upfront the money for you to make repairs/improvements on your home. You can then sell your home for more, faster.  Short on time? 

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Home Is COMPASS

We are so proud we have guided over 170,000 families to their home.Looking to Buy or Sell in 2021? See what COMPASS and the JDC Team can do for you.JDC Group | COMPASS JULIE CHESNE -

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Looking Forward To 2021

With 2020 behind us, it's time to refresh, renew, and ring in the new year with style. Wishing you a wonderful year ahead. Read on for everything you should do this month and discover the

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Happy New Year To You And Yours

Happy New Year! Wishing all the best to you and your family as we head into 2021.Julie Chesne | julie.chesne@compass.com | 773.807.8580  Chris Chesne | chris.chesne@compass.com | 773

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3 New Year Resolutions For Your Home

What are your New Year Resolutions?Everyone is focused on losing weight or saving money. Why not make resolutions for your home?Just like you have yearly physicals, your home should too!Your home's

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Happy Holidays And Warm Wishes For The New Year

Cheers to the New Year! Wishing you a Happy Holiday season from the team at the JDC Group.Julie Chesne | julie.chesne@compass.com | 773.807.8580 Chris Chesne | chris.chesne@compass.com | 773.

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Looking For Something Fun To Do With Your Family For The Holidays

Make new memories and ornaments with this easy to do project.Julie Chesne | julie.chesne@compass.com | 773.807.8580  Chris Chesne | chris.chesne@compass.com | 773.807.8570  🏡

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COMPASS CURATED December 2020

Welcome to Compass Curated, a collection of our most prestigious properties across the country, delivered to your inbox each month.Curated Magazine Introducing Curated Magazine, the essence of

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Nothing Says The Holidays Like Cookies Made From Scratch

Enjoy this classic recipe for Sugar Cookies and make some new family memories!Enjoy these other recipes that are Julie's Favorites!Keto Peanut Butter CookiesGingerbread Man Mug MatesKolaczkiWe hope

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JULIES HOT PICKS Week Of December 14th

Looking for a single-family home in the city?Join Julie as she visits these special homes in Ravenswood.See something you like?  Call me for a private or virtual showing or to set up a

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Join Compass As We Eat Local And Dream Big

Small businesses are the backbone of the American economy and as entrepreneurs, we know that firsthand. Together, Compass agents across the country are dreaming big to eat local and support

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Getting Ready To Sell Your Home In 2021

Thinking about getting your home on the market when things are a little back to normal?  Finding the time to do small changes around the house now will make a lasting impact later. Learn

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Happy Hanukkah From Everyone At The JDC Group

Warmth of joy, glow of prosperity, sparkle of happiness… May you be blessed with all of these and more.🏡 Guiding you home to peace with integrity.  Julie Chesne | julie.chesne

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COMING SOON 9725 South Keeler Avenue Unit 201

Come see this newly-updated, extra-large end unit in Oak Lawn. 9725 South Keeler Avenue, Unit 201 | Oak Lawn2 Beds | 2 BathsAs you walk into this spacious and bright unit you will be greeted

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