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Property Search
  Search properties for sale in the marketplace. Utilize the most comprehensive selection of search tools available.
My Featured Properties
  Here are some great properties tha we would like to bring to your attention.
"My Property Finder"
  With "My Property Finder" you will have your own personal research center with the ability to use the Advance Search, Save Searches, save and organize properties into Favorite Folders, and at your option, receive Email Notices of newly listed properties that meet your advanced search criteria, and have unlimited access to Virtual Tours and Photo Galleries.
Virtual Tours
  View hundreds of 360 degree Virtual Tours. See the home interiors from all angles, to experience tour a property without leaving your home.
Open Houses
  View and get directions for all of our current Open Houses!
Local Train Schedules
  Get the latest information about special fares, train schedules and traveling to special events. You’ll also find a list of stations, maps of the various lines and much, much, more.
Chicagoland Area Schools
  Illinois has one of the most progressive educational systems in the nation. Students from Chicagoland schools are among the best and brightest
Northern Illinois Weather
  This weather service web site will show you today's weather, the extended forcast, along other weather information about our region.

Sell Your Property

20 Tips for Selling Your Home
  1. Make the Most of that First Impression
  2. Invest a Few Hours for Future Dividends
  3. Check Faucets and Bulbs
  4. Don’t Shut Out a Sale
  5. Think Safety
  6. Make Room for Space
  7. Consider Your Closets
  8. Make Your Bathroom Sparkle
  9. Create Dream Bedrooms
  10. Open up in the Daytime
  11. Lighten up at Night
  12. Avoid Crowd Scenes
  13. Watch Your Pets
  14. Think Volume
  15. Relax
  16. Don't Apologize
  17. Keep a Low Profile
  18. Don't Turn Your Home into a Second-Hand Store
  19. Defer to Experience
  20. Help Your Agent
Movers - US Postal Service Guide
  This handy guide will take you quickly and easily through the tedious process of organizing your move. (Provided by the US Postal Service web site)






Consumer Advisor

Foundation Cracks
60 Amp Electrical Service
Synthetic Stucco
Wet Basements
Old Wiring
Uplifting Experience (Trusses)
Glossary Of House Terms
Outlet Buttons - GFIs



My Professional Profile
  Read how I am uniquely qualified to serve your real estate needs.
Leading Local Market Share
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RE/MAX Network Growth
  RE/MAX is now a network of more than 80,000 Sales Associates operating from more than 4,400 offices, worldwide.
RE/MAX Supported Charities
  Community involvement is highly valued at all levels of the RE/MAX organization - from individual Associates to RE/MAX offices, the Northern Illinois Region, and RE/MAX International.
Linda Carrasco, CPM
RE/MAX Unlimited Northwest
Mailing Address Office Phone
200 E. Northwest Highway
Palatine, IL 60067
Direct 847-348-1269
Office Phone 847-991-5100
Office Fax 847-991-8258
Mobile 847-687-0613
Contact Me By Email
    All areas of Chicago suburbs, out of state referral and relocation plus Lake Geneva, Wisconsin properties.

    Relocation Experience
Career Highlights
    Licensed Realtor in 1973

    Licensed Broker in 1975

    CPM--Certified Property Manager 

    Over 8 years in Residential and Commercial Brokerage experience

    Over 20 years in Property Portfolio Management

    Served as Vice-President of RMK Management, Chicago Division

    Past President of the Chicago chapter of IREM (Institute of Real Estate Management) 2004

    Current board member of IREM (Institute of Real Estate Management)

    Member of NAR & IAR

    DuPage Habitat for Humanity Board
    Property Management, New Construction, all brokerage services including Residential, Commercial, Relocation, Conversions, Lake and Second home properties, Golf Course communities and extensive knowledge of Southeastern Wisconsin areas including Lake Geneva.
    Graduated DePaul University with a Degree in Business

    Married and resides in a NW suburb of Chicago

    Hobbies are tennis and golf