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Spacious, New Ranch House for Sale in Bloomington, IL

Posted by Catherine C. Denbesten on June 7, 2016  |   Comments Off on Spacious, New Ranch House for Sale in Bloomington, IL

Homestead Slider1037 Homestead Drive Bloomington, IL  61705

$236,000

SOLD for $233,000  and was on the market for 37 days. Closed on September 15, 2016.

This house for sale has a smart contemporary design.  This one story house for sale has three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, and one half bathroom.  The house is only one year-old and better than new because all appliances remain and landscaping has been done.  The kitchen features an island, granite counter tops, and stainless appliances.  The wood floors, fireplace, and vaulted ceiling provide a welcoming atmosphere.  The basement is ready to finish for possible 3rd full bathroom, 4th bedroom, family room and an office.  Both the master bathroom and the other full bathroom have double vanity sinks.  Enjoy ample closet space in all three bedrooms.  The washer and dryer also remain with the house sale.  Some details you can’t see, but are worth mentioning their value added to the house, are a vented exhaust above the stove, 2×6 construction to provide a stronger more rigid home, and a radon mitigation system.

This house is located in Unit 5 School District, with Towanda Elementary, Evans Junior High School and Normal Community High School.  Call (309) 824-9394 or email us today for a private showing of this beautiful home for sale in Normal, IL.  Real Estate Agents are eager to help.  Contact Connie with any additional questions or to arrange a showing.

YES!! 5 Bedroom and 2 Bathroom House For Sale in Normal, IL

Posted by Catherine C. Denbesten on June 7, 2016  |   Comments Off on YES!! 5 Bedroom and 2 Bathroom House For Sale in Normal, IL

Courtland Slider1412 Courtland Ave. Normal, IL  61761

$129,000

This five bedroom house for sale in Normal, IL has been updated with new carpet throughout the main level.  A new light fixture greets you in the entry foyer.  The kitchen also has new vinyl flooring and was given a fresh coat of neutral paint to make it move-in ready.  The dark wood cabinets are sturdy and tall reaching to the ceiling.  From the eat-in kitchen, walk into the four seasons room that leads to the large deck made for entertaining.  The fenced-in yard backs up to the green space along Sugar Creek.  There are three bedrooms upstairs and two in the lower level.  Convenient bathroom on each level.  A comfortable and roomy family room with a wood-burning fireplace makes the perfect atmosphere for a family game night.  So many rooms and functional space for a really great price.   So much VALUE in this house for sale in Normal, IL.

This house is located in Unit 5 School District, with Sugar Creek Elementary, Kingsley Junior High School and Normal Community West High School.  Call (309) 662-4228 or email us today for a private showing of this beautiful home for sale in Normal, IL.  Real Estate Agents are eager to help.  Contact Cathy with any additional questions or to arrange a showing.

This 3 Bedroom House For Sale is Amazing Inside with a Great Backyard

Posted by Catherine C. Denbesten on December 9, 2015  |   Comments Off on This 3 Bedroom House For Sale is Amazing Inside with a Great Backyard

Towanda Slider311 N. Towanda Ave.  Normal, IL  61761

$139,900

SOLD for $131,500  and was on the market for 115 days. Closed on March 7, 2016.

Once you step in the front door of this house for sale in Normal, IL, you can see the quality of maintenance and care from the owners.  The house shows like a model.  There are hardwood floors in the three bedrooms.  The house has one full bathroom and a half bathroom in the lower level.

There are so many new or updated features in this home.  Outside, the landscaping has been freshly redone and has mature trees for shade.  A large fenced yard has a spacious 19×12 deck and new 15×13 patio, perfect for entertaining or family gatherings.  Inside you will find upgraded blinds, crown molding, hardwood floors, and fresh paint. The 2009 stainless appliances stay with home, as well as the 2011 microwave and 2009 front loading washer and dryer.  Mechanical equipment has also been updated. The furnace in 2013, AC in 2009, outside sewer line to street in 2014.  A new roof was installed in 2011.  Everything has been taken care of for a new owner, even extras such as the radon mitigation system, installed in 2008, with documentation to verify that the house is mold free and radon mitigated.

This house is located in Unit 5 School District, with Sugar Creek Elementary, Kingsley Junior High School and Normal Community West High School.  Call (309) 662-4228 or email us today for a private showing of this beautiful home for sale in Normal, IL.  Real Estate Agents are eager to help.  Contact us with any additional questions or to arrange a showing.

Affordable House for Sale in Bloomington, IL

Posted by Catherine C. Denbesten on November 7, 2015  |   Comments Off on Affordable House for Sale in Bloomington, IL

allin601 N. Allin Street in Bloomington, IL  61701

House for Sale $39,900

SOLD for $25,000  and was on the market for 121 days. Closed on March 31, 2016.

Think of this as your “Doll House Starter Kit”.  This 2 bedroom house for sale in Bloomington, IL features characteristic arched doorways, hardwood floors, and eat-in kitchen nook.  Fix it up while living in it, since it does need a little love.  A shared drive-way leads to a good-sized yard to enjoy shade and a detached garage.

This house is located in District 87 School District, with Sheridan Elementary, Bloomington Junior High School and Bloomington High School.  Call (309) 824-5614 or email us today for a private showing of this beautiful home for sale in Bloomington, IL.  Real Estate Agents are eager to help.  Contact Cathy with any additional questions or to arrange a showing.

Country Living with Neighbors Close to Bloomington-Normal, IL

Posted by Catherine C. Denbesten on June 13, 2015  |   Comments Off on Country Living with Neighbors Close to Bloomington-Normal, IL

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9256 Orion Drive in Bloomington, IL 61705

House For Sale $148,000

SOLD for $145,000  and was on the market for 33 days. Closed on July 30, 2015

Come enjoy the eagles in this beautiful suburban setting for this 3 bedroom, 2 bath home. Sitting on over a ½ acre the owner has enjoyed spotting eagles from the wonderful windows in living room. The family room is inviting with a wood burning fireplace. Over 2,000 sq ft of living with many updates: new front exterior doors in 2015, new kitchen flooring in 2015, new 2nd bath vanity in 2015, and new roof in 2013. In 2014 the deck was upgraded and turned into a lovely covered porch to sit and enjoy the expansive back yard. The main bath has a custom concrete vanity with tile backsplash and tile flooring. Lots of new paint throughout in a great color scheme. Great closet space and room sizes. Extra room in lower level has multiple uses and lovely tile floors. All kitchen appliances stay. This home is minutes from shopping and highway access.

This house is located in Unit 5 School District, with Carlock Elementary, Parkside Junior High School and Normal Community West High School.  Call (309) 824-9394 or email us today for a private showing of this beautiful home for sale in Bloomington, IL.  Real Estate Agents are eager to help.  Contact Connie with any additional questions or to arrange a showing.

House for Sale in Bloomington, IL with Great Family Neighborhood

Posted by Catherine C. Denbesten on May 26, 2015  |   Comments Off on House for Sale in Bloomington, IL with Great Family Neighborhood

Castlemain Slider3102 Castlemain Drive Bloomington, IL  61704

House For Sale $195,000

SOLD for $190,000  and was on the market for 119 days. Closed on October 19, 2015

Ready for new owners to make this sparkling 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath house their home. From the time you drive up the quiet street and walk in the front two-story entry, you’ll know THIS is the one!

Sunny living room with gas fireplace and cathedral ceiling opens to a generous dining room with chair rail detail and a view of the private back yard.  Off the dining room is the eat-in kitchen with beautiful cherry cabinets and matching black appliances.  Your family and guests will gather around the table or out the sliding glass doors on the patio.  When you need to retreat from it all, the main-floor master suite is just down the hall.   The master bedroom features thick crown molding and trey ceiling with pocket doors leading to the private master bathroom.  The en suite has a double vanity, an Oasis jetted tub, separate shower, and secluded toilet area.  Beyond the bathroom is the large walk-in master closet.

Up the open staircase awaits three large bedrooms, ample closet space, and a full bathroom, with a balustrade giving you a bird’s eye view of the living room.  The full basement has rough-in for full bath, an egress window so you can add another bedroom, and high efficiency furnace and water heater.  Window treatments that include wooden blinds, all kitchen appliances, and an extra refrigerator in the garage are all included with the sale.

This house is located in District 87 School District, with Stevenson Elementary, Bloomington Junior High School and Bloomington High School.  Call (309) 662-4228 or email us today for a private showing of this beautiful home for sale in Bloomington, IL.  Real Estate Agents are eager to help.  Contact us with any additional questions or to arrange a showing.

Ranch House for Sale in Normal, IL on a Quiet Street

Posted by Catherine C. Denbesten on May 18, 2015  |   Comments Off on Ranch House for Sale in Normal, IL on a Quiet Street

front slider109 Dorothy Drive Normal, IL 61761

House for Sale $185,000

 SOLD for $182,500 and was on the market for only 8 days. Closed on July 6, 2015

Well-loved and well-maintained ranch house in the center of Bloomington-Normal, IL. This house is a short walk to Colene Hoose Elementary School in Unit 5 School District.  This house for sale features a unique 4 bedroom layout with 3 bedrooms upstairs and a luxurious modern master suite in the lower level with a fancy bathroom, huge walk-in closet, and lovely view of the landscaped yard. The lower master bathroom is so awesome that it has it’s own water heater!  A few more things about that amazing bathroom, double-vanity, fully-tiled walk-in shower, and laundry pass-through shoot. From the family room off of the lower master bedroom is access to the backyard gardens and deck with the walk-out basement. The other finished room in the lower level has a closet but no egress perfect for a guest room or office. The only carpeted rooms in the house are the lower master and bonus room with a closet. Most of the house boasts of hardwood flooring throughout, block parquet in the living room, family room, dining room, kitchen, and hallway and traditional wooden planks in the upstairs bedrooms. The enclosed porch can be used all year round and leads out to the upper deck. The two-tiered deck has trex decking material.  The house and yard flow together seamlessly from the walk-out basement onto the mosaic brick patio leading to the deck to the enclosed porch. The updated and maintained parts of the home include Roof ’09, Furnace ’00, both water heaters ’07. The owners have selected, planted, and nurtured the many plants around the property and was featured on the local garden tour in 2001. Other features include skylights, crown molding, pocket doors, and generous storage.

Current owners have taken care of this home since 1977! The original wood-burning fireplace was converted to gas which vents out to the side of the house. Built-in bookshelves surround the fireplace in the upstairs family room. The parquet wood floors are in great shape and add nice character to the home. The front load washer and dryer stay. Be sure to see the storage shed space below the enclosed porch. There is 1 sump pit with NO pump since it is a DRY BASEMENT!! Termite contract with Raney Pest Control.

A couple disclosures: Humidifier control in main hallway not attached. LM Radon test result of 6.5 pCi/L from 4/16/15. Square footage taken from town data.

This house is located in Unit 5 School District, with Colene Hoose Elementary, Chiddix Junior High School and Normal Community West High School.  Call (309) 662-4228 or email us today for a private showing of this beautiful home for sale in Normal, IL.  Real Estate Agents are eager to help.  Contact Cathy with any additional questions or to arrange a showing.

Two Living Spaces in One Home for Sale In Normal, IL

Posted by Catherine C. Denbesten on October 1, 2014  |   Comments Off on Two Living Spaces in One Home for Sale In Normal, IL

home1237 Beacon Hill Ct. Normal, IL  61761

House for Sale $139,500

SOLD for $130,000  and was on the market for 113 days. Closed on July 24, 2015

Ideal for an aging parent living in the home, college students who need their own space, or roommates, this home offers a small kitchen area in the lower level.  The house has three bedrooms and three full bathrooms.  This house has been carefully cared for, clean, and is move-in ready.  The front entry way has hardwood flooring.  There is a wood burning fireplace in the upstairs living room.  The owners are leaving the stackable washer and dryer set currently in the home.  This home is considered a “zero-lot line” house which means that one side of the property has no setbacks for the side-yard.  Some people refer to this type of structure as a “duplex”, however each home is a separate house with distinct ownership rights.  Please ask us to explain it further if you are curious.

This house is located in Unit 5 School District, with Prairieland Elementary, Parkside Junior High School and Normal Community West High School.  Call (309) 662-4228 or email us today for a private showing of this beautiful home for sale in Normal, IL.  Real Estate Agents are eager to help.  Contact Connie with any additional questions or to arrange a showing.

Arches I Suite H For lease

Posted by Catherine C. Denbesten on September 19, 2014  |   Comments Off on Arches I Suite H For lease

The economy is slowly picking up after our nation’s recession.  It may be time to either upgrade and expand your small home office.  It may be time to put a satellite office in Bloomington, IL.  This medium-sized office has a small reception area or waiting room, 3 private offices, large walk-in closet for storage, en suite restroom facility, and small kitchenette.  The office has a total of 1,012 square feet.  The Suite H office in Arches I in Bloomington, IL is conveniently located between many banks and restaurants.  This office space is wheelchair accessible on the ground level and a few footsteps to the parking lot.  The owner pays for heat and water.  The occupant pays for electric, phone, and internet services to the space.  We are seeking a 3-5 year lease starting at $1,000 per month.

This space is currently leased.  Contact Cathy for other possible availability.

Arches I Suite H

 

Please call or email Cathy Miller with any questions or for a tour of this space.

Super Well-Cared-For East Side Home for Rent

Posted by Catherine C. Denbesten on September 18, 2014  |   Comments Off on Super Well-Cared-For East Side Home for Rent

225 Meadowbrook Drive in Bloomington, IL 61701

House LEASED for $1,100 beginning October 2014.

THREE bedroom house with attached 1-car garage for rent for $1,100 per month.  The owner pays for water and lawn care.

This house has been re-built, well- cared for, and maintained to the owner’s lofty standards.  This house for rent in Bloomington, IL offers an allergen-free environment.  Only beautiful hardwood floors and vinyl cover the floors in this home.  Enjoy one-level living with no basement.  The windows feature built-in blinds for hassle-free cleaning.  Quality workmanship throughout shown in the hardwood 6-panel doors everywhere and all the details of care.  The washer and dryer stay in the house for a renter’s convenience.

The house for rent is in Bloomington’s desired east side in District 87’s Oakland Elementary School, Bloomington Junior High School, and Bloomington High School.

All of our residents in every property agree to a NO PETS and NO SMOKING policy.  This is strictly enforced.

Call for availability 309-662-4228.  Or email Cathy with any questions about this property or any others she manages.