Downers Grove Real Estate
Patti & Chase Michels
(630) 638-8632(630) 638-8632
  • Your Downers Grove Home Source!

    Our goal is to provide the most professional, informative and dedicated real estate service in Downers Grove.  We are committed to putting our clients’ best interests first and foremost. We understand that for most families, the purchase or sale of their home is their largest and most important financial transaction and you can trust that we will treat it that way. Whether it be buying a home or selling a home we look forward to continuing to help others while providing superior service. Over the previous 24 months, we have sold more than 50 homes in Downers Grove and have sold over $45 Million in sales volume.

  • Recent Posts

    How did home prices do in Downers Grove last year?

    Click here to check out Crain’s interactive map Home prices in the Chicago area in 2018 looked a lot like the region’s landscape: flat. The median price of a home sold in the nine-county metro area was unchanged during the year, according to data released Jan. 22 by Illinois Realtors. Yet the picture has far […]

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    Home Sale Prices Increase in 2018

    In 2018, 630 single-family homes were sold in Downers Grove. We saw an increase in new listings by 5.1% from 2017. More importantly, Downers Grove residents experienced a 1% increase in the median sales price in 2018. At $382,500, this is the highest median sales price we have seen in Downers Grove since 2008. Downers […]

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    Coming Soon: 4807 Prince St, Downers Grove

    Coming Soon: 4807 Prince St, Downers Grove. Elegant 3 bed/ 1.5 bath Victorian located in prime Prince & Co. subdivision. Walk to train, downtown and schools. Contact Michels Realtors at (630) 638-8632 or MichelsRealtors@gmail.com.

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    Just Listed: 6200 Washington St, Downers Grove

    Completely renovated 4 bed/3 bath home. Contact Michels Realtors at (630) 638-8632 or MichelsRealtors@gmail.com.

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    Awesome Housing Market Intel by Weiss Analytics

    Weiss Analytics provides next generation home pricing, forecasting and analytics. Below are some very encouraging predictions for the Downers Grove housing market! Area Code 60515 Zip Report Area Code 60516 Zip Report   Weiss Analytics was founded by John Gosselin in 2015. They have created nearly 50 million repeat sales indexes, one for each house, […]

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    Should Sellers Wait for Spring to List?

    An analysis by Redfin of housing data for 7 million homes listed across 23 metros from 2012 through August 2016 shows benefits in listing at all times of year. The national real estate brokerage counted how many homes went under contract within 30 days and how often they sold for more than their list price to […]

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    Which Renovations Add Value to Your Home?

      According to Remodeling Magazine’s 2016 Cost vs. Value Report, you’ll recoup an average of 64% of what you paid for a renovation if you sell your home this year.​ Not a great return… So what projects get you the most bang for your home renovation buck? ​ ​ ​​1. Add a fresh coat of paint. Painting is the cheapest way […]

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    Downers Grove Ranked #1 City for Treats by Nextdoor Blog

    Original Article Here Written by Anne Dreshfield   Halloween is one of the most neighborly holidays of the year, when little ghouls and goblins head out to trick-or-treat in neighborhoods across America. For the second year in a row, we’ve analyzed data from neighborhoods that use the platform’s annual Treat Map feature to find the best cities for […]

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    A Few of Our Homes For Sale!

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    7 Reasons Fall Might Just Be the Best Time to Buy a Home

    By Margaret Heidenry | September 30, 2016 Spring and summer usually get all the real estate glory with lofty accolades as the best time to buy a home—and, of course, the busiest. Meanwhile, their seasonal sibling, fall, often gets tossed to the leaf pile by potential buyers who might think autumn is just about haunted houses and turkey dinners rather than house hunting. But […]

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