Thursday, May 1, 2014

Wanna rent out your property?

I have several very good clients looking for rental housing on the North Shore. The market is extremely tight for houses available to rent with high prices and limited selection. If you have been considering a move and want to rent out your property, I know I can match you with good candidates. I will run credit history and background check on the applicant, to give you piece of mind that your home will be in good hands. Call or text me to discuss (847) 477-4825. Caroline

Friday, April 25, 2014

A good team goes a long way...

In most cases a pleasantly uneventful final walk-through occurs with my buyers. It's usually when we see the house vacant, get excited to move-in and head to closing. In this case, there were a couple issues that developed. Thankfully, my team of attorney and loan officer were instantly available after hours to advise on the problem and together we came up with a solution so that we can close on time today. When selecting a Broker it's important to have a team of professionals on your side, working in your best interest. Who do you know who might want to move this summer? Please contact Caroline for excellent service.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Sound of Music at the Opera House?

Friends and colleagues,
Some of you may know my first job was at Lyric Opera and I have many fond memories of working there.  My good friend shared this offer with me and said it's a show not to be missed. It also happens to be my favorite movie of all time so can't wait to see this performance! Derek and I will be attending on Friday, May 9. Care to join us and grab a bite?
20% off tickets for Tuesday through Saturday performances, including matinees.

To purchase tickets, you can visit the BUY TICKETS link below, which directs you to the Sound Of Music page. From there, choose a date from the calendar and be sure to enter the promo code NFIELD before selecting seats to see available seating for this offer.  You may forward this offer to friends and family.  

The e-mail below includes the Terms of Use -- please note that some date restrictions may apply and date availability is not guaranteed as the run continues. Also please note that the offer is not retroactive to previous purchases.

The production is really wonderful (we just finished the first dress rehearsal), and I hope some of you will be able to take advantage of this and come see it!


April 25-May 25 at the Civic Opera House

This weekend, Lyric opens a limited, 4-week engagement of the Rodgers and Hammerstein hit musical The Sound of Music — and you've never seen such a grand production of this Broadway family favorite!
Billy Zane, known for his starring roles in Titanic and Chicago on Broadway, stars as Captain von Trapp, with a dazzling cast that features Jenn Gambatese (Wicked, Disney's Tarzan) as Maria, plus Edward Hibbert (Max), Christine Brewer (Mother Abbess) and Elizabeth Futral (Elsa Schraeder). The production comes to life with beautiful new costumes and grand-scale sets, and delights with the glorious sound of the Lyric Opera Orchestra and Chorus — 62 members strong, an unprecedented ensemble for most musical theater productions.
With beloved favorites from "Do-Re-Mi" and "Edelweiss" to "My Favorite Things" and the renowned title song, don't miss sharing The Sound of Music with a new generation.

Billy Zane

My Favorite Things
Teacup yorkies, A League of Their Own, and Oscar Wilde: the stars of The Sound of Music share with us some of their favorite things. Read more on Lyric Lately.

Photos: Todd Rosenberg Photography, Azabra (Billy Zane)
Suggested by "The Trapp Family Singers" by Maria Augusta Trapp
New Lyric Opera production generously made possible by Exclusive Corporate Sponsor Northern Trust. Cosponsors: an Anonymous Donor, Brent and Catherine GledhillRobert S. and Susan E. MorrisonMrs. Herbert A. Vance and Mr. and Mrs. William C. VanceMr. and Mrs. W. James FarrellJim and Vicki Mills/Jon and Lois Mills, and The Neundorf Trusts in Memory of Maynette V. Neundorf and John K. Neundorf
Terms of Use: This offer is subject to availability, is non-transferable, and date restrictions may apply. Offer is not valid on previously purchased tickets or in combination with another offer; only specially-allocated seat locations can be assigned. Offer may expire at discretion of management. Prices subject to change. Exchanges may be possible but are not guaranteed/discount does not carryover to exchanged date, fees may apply.
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Lyric Opera of Chicago
20 N. Wacker Drive | Chicago, IL 60606
312.332.2244 | Contact Lyric

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Did you know?

99% of buyers believe negotiation skills are "very important" or "somewhat important" in their real estate agent according to NAR. I can give you three examples of strategies just this week alone that have helped my clients on both sides of the transaction. A WIN-WIN scenario can be possible by my listening to your priorities, planning our best strategies and executing with my knowledge and expertise. You deserve a full-time Broker to be in your corner. Are you ready? Caroline