December 2015

Events In Our Community – Hawthorn Woods Country Club’s Santa Dinner

Santa Dinner #1 Sunday, December 20 5:00-7:00pm Santa Dinner #2 Tuesday, December 22 6:00-8:30pm Visit with Santa one last time before Christmas! THIS event sells out every year, don’t hesitate to make your family’s reservation today! Kids will enjoy Christmas craft making, a visit with Santa for those Christmas wishes and precious photo memories. *Professional

Helen’s Favorite Christmas Cookies – Kourambiethes

It’s the time of year for Cookie exchanges and holiday parties with delicious indulgences.  This year, try Helen’s favorite cookies with the recipe below.     TOTAL TIME: 1 hr 30 min Prep: 15 min Inactive Prep: 45 min Cook: 30 min   YIELD: about 3 1/2 dozen   INGREDIENTS 1 pound cold unsalted butter,

View our Lake Zurich real estate market statistics for December 2015.

Looking to buy or sell in Lake Zurich? Keeping up on the market is important when you’re preparing. The value and time on market of other houses in your area will help determine what you will pay or sell your home for and how long you can expect to be on the market yourself. Lake

Why Real Estate Market Conditions Matter

Your home is unique and well cared for.  You know what it’s worth…. or do you?  The fact is that your home is only worth what someone will pay for it, and that is always changing.  The value of your home is directly linked to your current local real estate market.  That’s why it’s so

Adding Value To Your Home

Discover the best ways to add value to your home in Helen’s new video. Watch more of Helen’s videos at Looking to SELL or BUY?  Talk to the expert!  Call Helen today at 847.967.0022 or email

Visit All of Helen’s Open Houses This Weekend!

There’s so much to see! Be sure to check out our great open houses this weekend. You don’t want to regret missing these great deals. Sunday, 12/13/2015 1-3pm 26 Briar Creek Drive – Hawthorn Woods, IL – $849,000 1 Kathy Lane – Hawthorn Woods, IL – $549,000 66 Falcon Drive – Hawthorn Woods, IL –

Make Your House Clean and Fresh

It’s the time of year when many of us suffer from allergies, sinus problems and the dreaded cold.  Keeping your home spic and span can sometimes feel like too tough a challenge. No matter how often you clean, the house seems to get dirty again before the floors have even dried, especially with kids and

Look at Helen’s Lovely New Waterfront Hawthorn Woods Country Club Listing!

6 Tournament Drive S Hawthorn Woods, IL $479,000     Do you love waterfront? Then this is your new home. Lovely waterfront beauty in HWCC with luxurious amenities & upgrades and stylish decor resonating throughout! Custom archways, fixtures, built-ins & timeless details invested in this Southern inspired home with an easy flow open layout. Enter