Did you know… ? March, 2021

Surprise! I’m talking about Jane Addams Hull-House! Located where indigent European immigrants resided, Hull-House served its community as Chicago’s first social settlement. Nobel Peace Prize winner Jane Addams, and Ellen Gates Starr, two Progressive Era social reformers, rented the deteriorating mansion and founded the field of social work.

Hull-House is a museum these days, which you can take a virtual tour at your pleasure. They did a great job of recording walking tours and providing wonderful imagery so you can get good close ups of the art and words.
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Many social reformers from the period were indeed women, leading the way for women’s independence, fraught by dire need.
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Did you know I do residential sales and leasing, and I can help you find a great home, investment property, buyer, or tenant? My current listings are on my website! And if I can’t help you personally, did you know I can refer you to a fellow REALTOR® anywhere across the country? If you have a real estate-related question, I make it my mission to get it answered!


For your information…
I’ve been posting several videos, besides this monthly trivia series, on my YouTube channel. They’re intended to keep you up to date on news you can use, as well as recipes, how-to’s, and whatever else is relevant these days! So please feel welcome to subscribe!

Of course, you can join me on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, and Twitter, too!


Here’s another piece of trivia:
Did you know Lathrop Homes was founded by another social reformer, Julia Clifford Lathrop?
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With celebrating earlier this past Monday International Women’s Day (on March 8th), I thought it fitting to mention some important, notable women in Chicago’s history who have made the world a little better!


And here’s something else you can learn about: My current listings!
*~* The winter rental deals season is underway, so share far and wide to anyone you know who’s looking. And remember, I represent buyers and sellers, too! ~*~

3BR/1BA in Logan Square, $1,600, available now!
2BR/1BA in Logan Square, $1,275, available May 1st!
3BR/1BA in Logan Square/Bucktown, $1,800, available now!
1BR/1BA in the Gold Coast, $1,700, available now!
2BR/1BA in McKinley Park, $1,300, available now!
2BR/1BA in Logan Square, $1,250, available April 1st!
2BR/1BA in Avondale/Logan Square, $1,275, available April 1st!
1BR/1BA in Wicker Park, $1,500, available now!
3BR/2BA in Noble Square, $2,000, available now!
2BR/1BA in Bucktown, $1,350, available now!
2BR/1BA in Logan Square, $1,225, available now!
2BR/2BA in Logan Square, $2,330, available now!
2BR/2BA in Logan Square, $2,330, available now!
3BR/1.5BA in Evanston, $1,635, available now!
1BR/1BA in Logan Square, $1,300, available now!
1BR/1BA in Logan Square, $1,215, available now!
2BR/1BA in Logan Square, $1,300, available now!
2BR/1BA in Logan Square, $1,075, available now!
2BR+ofc/1BA in Logan Square, $1,850, available now!
2BR/1BA in Bucktown, $1,300, available now!
2BR/1BA in McKinley Park, $1,150, available now!


And now you’ll know even more interesting info from my neighborhood snapshot below! Check out and compare some of these facts and figures below from areas I know well, harvested from MRED (Midwest Real Estate Data) on March 12th, 2021. With 77 official neighborhoods in Chicago, plus dozens, if not hundreds, of surrounding suburbs (depending on who you ask), there’s a whole lot more info readily available.

In you have any questions on the information provided below, or you would like to learn about an another area, city or suburbs, please give me a call! 773-697-4474

Facts and figures image for Avondale. Want more info? Please contact me!
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Facts and figures image for Belmont Craigin. Want more info? Please contact me!
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Facts and figures image for Hermosa. Want more info? Please contact me!
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Facts and figures image for Logan Square. Want more info? Please contact me!
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Facts and figures image for Portage Park. Want more info? Please contact me!
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Facts and figures image for West Town . Want more info? Please contact me!
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Thanks again for reading! Take care of yourselves, and check in on your neighbors- especially the elderly and those with disabilities. If you’re under quarantine and need help with getting by, even if it’s just to have someone to talk to, let me know. I’ll find a way to help. Black Lives Matter.

And please remember, I always have time for you and your referrals!

Lori Dake

Lori Dake, an Illinois Licensed Broker
www.LoriDake.com
P: (773) 697-4474
F: (773) 717-5500
E: LDake@KaleRealty.com

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Kale Realty
2447 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60614
www.KaleRealty.com
(312) 939-5253

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