Herman Team is pleased to release the details about his newest listing in Palatine, Illinois

Herman Team is pleased to release the details about his newest listing condo for sale in Palatine, Illinois at 437 N. Smith St.

The village of Palatine is just 30 from the Chicago loop, and 14 miles from O’Hare airport, putting all of the city conveniences at the fingertips of residents, but with a feeling of being “away from it all” due to the small town feel. Palatine is a pleasant mix of residential, commercial, light industrial and office space, surrounded by parks and open spaces to create a tranquil atmosphere.

Recreation and leisure activities are prevalent in Palatine, and there are many community groups and neighborhood associations keeping a sense of old fashioned neighborliness. Coupled with award winning schools, Palatine is a very desirable place to live.

Palatine has a population of 38,059, with 15,566 households. There is an almost even mix of male/female population and 59% of the residents are married. Almost 5000 of the homes have children and the median age is 33.72.

The median price for home for sale in Palatine is 259,259, and residents are stable, showing that over 35% of residents have been in their homes 5 or more years. The majority of residents own homes, at 73%, while 21% rent. There is a low vacancy rate of 6%

The workforce is made up of 78% white collar and 22% blue collar with leading industries being services, retail, manufacturing, and finance/real estate/insurance. Other job base includes agriculture, construction, transportation and communication, finance, insurance and real estate, and public administration.The average household income is $118,942. Most people drive to work (89%), while some take advantage of the public transportation available, which includes all of the major transit systems: Pace, CTA, RTA and Metra.

Palatine has award-winning schools in districts 15 and 211. Children in this home would attend Greg M. Sanborn Elementary (15), Walter R Sundling Jr. High and Palatine High School (15).

There is a large parks department featuring over 30 parks offering everything from softball, volleyball, trails, biking, disc golf, a dog park, tennis, skating and more.Palatine is a perfect place to have all of the benefits of the city, yet live in a small town with many local festivals and events to keep the community spirit alive.

This vintage bungalow is completely transformed with refinished hardwood floors on the main level, neutral colors with white trim, new lighting, a charming enclosed front porch, a kitchen with separate eating area and breakfast bar and desk. There is a spacious living and dining room, custom built-ins in the bedrooms, and a private deck and fenced backyard with a large 1.5 car garage. There was a new boiler put in in 2013, a near tear-off roof in 2011. All appliances included, zoned air conditioning, hot water heat. Finished basement. Priced at $279900.

Listed by Michael Kurowski and co-listed by John Herman. Call Herman Team at 847-847-4711 today for a personal tour.

John Herman Announces New Listing for Lovely Home in Schaumburg, Illinois

A lovely 2-story home with 3 car garage in Schaumburg, Illinois at 860 Morningside Dr.in the Morningside neighborhood.

The village of Schaumburg, is just 28 miles from the Chicago loop, and 10 miles from O’Hare airport. It is considered to be part of the “Golden Corridor” an area of preferred places to live near Chicago, and because of the strong economical climate the area fosters. It is home to the 11th largest mall in the US, Woodfield, and features an Ikea store, only one of 2 in Illinois.

There is plenty of activity, with a Frontier League baseball team, the Schaumburg Boomers, local theater, many festivals and events.

The 60173 zip code, where this property is located has a population of 12096. There are 5801 homes with over 1000 with children. The median age is 36.05. There is an even mix of male/female population and 54% of the residents are married. The median home sale price in Schaumburg is $141000, and 20% of residents have been in their homes 5 or more years. There are 51% of the population renting, while 38% own and 11% are vacant.

The workforce is made up of 78% white collar and 22% blue collar with leading industries being retail, manufacturing, and services. Other job base includes agriculture, construction, transportation and communication, finance, insurance and real estate, and public administration.The average household income is $92584. Most people drive to work (90%), while some take advantage of the public transportation available, which includes all of the major transit systems: Pace, RTA, Metra and several local programs.

Schaumburg has award-winning schools in districts 54, 211 and 46. There are several elementary, junior and high schools, as well as many private schools to choose from. Residents at this property would attend Fairview Elementary (54), and JB Conant High School (211).

There is a large parks department featuring over 30 parks offering everything from softball, volleyball, trails, biking, disc golf, a dog park, tennis, skating and Olympic Park, a 72 acre complex offering soccer and softball fields as well as many other amenities.

This home was built in 1998 and is a spacious 3455 square feet. There are large open, airy rooms, 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, fireplace, and a full basement. A 3 car garage is a plus for storage or multiple vehicles. Priced at $599,900.Call

John Herman at 847-847-4711 today for a personal tour.

John Herman Announces New Listing for Lovely Home in Schaumburg, Illinois

A lovely 2-story home with 3 car garage in Schaumburg, Illinois at 860 Morningside Dr.in the Morningside neighborhood.

The village of Schaumburg, is just 28 miles from the Chicago loop, and 10 miles from O’Hare airport. It is considered to be part of the “Golden Corridor” an area of preferred places to live near Chicago, and because of the strong economical climate the area fosters. It is home to the 11th largest mall in the US, Woodfield, and features an Ikea store, only one of 2 in Illinois.

There is plenty of activity, with a Frontier League baseball team, the Schaumburg Boomers, local theater, many festivals and events.

The 60173 zip code, where this property is located has a population of 12096. There are 5801 homes with over 1000 with children. The median age is 36.05. There is an even mix of male/female population and 54% of the residents are married. The median home sale price in Schaumburg is $141000, and 20% of residents have been in their homes 5 or more years. There are 51% of the population renting, while 38% own and 11% are vacant.

The workforce is made up of 78% white collar and 22% blue collar with leading industries being retail, manufacturing, and services. Other job base includes agriculture, construction, transportation and communication, finance, insurance and real estate, and public administration.The average household income is $92584. Most people drive to work (90%), while some take advantage of the public transportation available, which includes all of the major transit systems: Pace, RTA, Metra and several local programs.

Schaumburg has award-winning schools in districts 54, 211 and 46. There are several elementary, junior and high schools, as well as many private schools to choose from. Residents at this property would attend Fairview Elementary (54), and JB Conant High School (211).

There is a large parks department featuring over 30 parks offering everything from softball, volleyball, trails, biking, disc golf, a dog park, tennis, skating and Olympic Park, a 72 acre complex offering soccer and softball fields as well as many other amenities.

This home was built in 1998 and is a spacious 3455 square feet. There are large open, airy rooms, 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, fireplace, and a full basement. A 3 car garage is a plus for storage or multiple vehicles. Priced at $599,900.Call

John Herman at 847-847-4711 today for a personal tour.

John Herman Announces New Listing for a Townhouse in Lake Barrington, Illinois 60010

John Herman is pleased to release the details about his newest listing for a 2 story townhouse for sale at 868 Longmeadow Ct., Lake Barrington, Illinois 60010, in the Lake Barrington Shores subdivision. This lovely wooded-setting property has scenic golf course views and is an end unit.
Although this property has a Lake Barrington mailing address, it is located in the 60010 zip code, which is Barrington. Barrington is located about 32 miles northwest of Chicago and is an area of wetlands, forest preserves, parks, horse trails in a country-suburban setting. The zip code 60010 is the 7th wealthiest zip codes in the nation with cities of 20000 or more

The motto is a “a great place to live, work and play.”

Population is estimated at 42,934, with 15,713 households. Over 6000 homes feature children, and there has been a 3% population grown since 2000. The median age is 33.45 years of age. The population is 50/50 male/female and 71% of the population is married, 19% are single. Divorced, widowed and separated make up the remaining population.

The median home sale price was $465,000, with an annual turnover rate of 14.59% and 45.87% of the residents stay in their home 5 years or more.

Home ownership is high in Barrington, with 85% of the population owning, 9% renting and 6% vacant.

Retail is the largest employer, followed by services, construction, manufacturing, finance, and transportation and communication. Seventy-nine percent of the population is employed in white-collar jobs.

The overwhelming majority (83%) drive to work, while a small percentage (8%) use public transportation.

Most Barrington residents are college educated with 9,732 earning bachelor degrees, 6,145 with graduate degrees, 4,429 reporting “some college” and 1724 with associate degrees. Barrington features a large variety of public and private schools at all levels. The public schools get a 10 rating from the Great Schools rating system. It is the 220 school district. Students living at this property would attend North Barrington Elementary, Barrington-Prairie Jr. High and Barrington High School.

The townhouse at 868 Longmeadow Ct., is an Augusta end-unit. It features golf course views. There are plantation shutters on the main level with cathedral ceilings, a two-story loft and a new powder room. The first floor master suite has a large walk in closet. The updated kitchen features granite and ceramic tile. There are two bedroom suites upstairs with private baths and walk in closets. There is new carpeting in a full English lower level with family room, fireplace, exercise room, and a fourth bedroom. There is also a full bath, and wet bar with wine cooler in the lower level. This townhouse offers carefree living with water, cable, exterior maintenance, lawn care, scavenger and snow removal provided. Amenities include exercise room, golf course, on-site management, park, playground, party room, sundeck, indoor and outdoor pools, restaurant, tennis courts, and gated entry. Call John Herman at 847-847-4711 today for a personal tour.

John Herman Announces New Listing in Palatine, Illinois

John Herman is pleased to release the details about his newest listing for sale in Palatine, Illinois at 437 N. Smith St.

The village of Palatine is just 30 from the Chicago loop, and 14 miles from O’Hare airport, putting all of the city conveniences at the fingertips of residents, but with a feeling of being “away from it all” due to the small town feel. Palatine is a pleasant mix of residential, commercial, light industrial and office space, surrounded by parks and open spaces to create a tranquil atmosphere.

Recreation and leisure activities are prevalent in Palatine, and there are many community groups and neighborhood associations keeping a sense of old fashioned neighborliness. Coupled with award winning schools, Palatine is a very desirable place to live.

Palatine has a population of 38,059, with 15,566 households. There is an almost even mix of male/female population and 59% of the residents are married. Almost 5000 of the homes have children and the median age is 33.72.

The median home sale price in Palatine is 259,259, and residents are stable, showing that over 35% of residents have been in their homes 5 or more years. The majority of residents own homes, at 73%, while 21% rent. There is a low vacancy rate of 6%

The workforce is made up of 78% white collar and 22% blue collar with leading industries being services, retail, manufacturing, and finance/real estate/insurance. Other job base includes agriculture, construction, transportation and communication, finance, insurance and real estate, and public administration.

The average household income is $118,942. Most people drive to work (89%), while some take advantage of the public transportation available, which includes all of the major transit systems: Pace, CTA, RTA and Metra.

Palatine has award-winning schools in districts 15 and 211. Children in this home would attend Greg M. Sanborn Elementary (15), Walter R Sundling Jr. High and Palatine High School (15).There is a large parks department featuring over 30 parks offering everything from softball, volleyball, trails, biking, disc golf, a dog park, tennis, skating and more.Palatine is a perfect place to have all of the benefits of the city, yet live in a small town with many local festivals and events to keep the community spirit alive.

This vintage bungalow is completely transformed with refinished hardwood floors on the main level, neutral colors with white trim, new lighting, a charming enclosed front porch, a kitchen with separate eating area and breakfast bar and desk. There is a spacious living and dining room, custom built-ins in the bedrooms, and a private deck and fenced backyard with a large 1.5 car garage. There was a new boiler put in in 2013, a near tear-off roof in 2011. All appliances included, zoned air conditioning, hot water heat. Finished basement. Priced at $279900. Listed by Michael Kurowski and co-listed by John Herman . Call John Herman at 847-847-4711 today for a personal tour.