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45 Lakeview Lane, Barrington Hills, IL 60010

Architectural Digest has named this the most beautiful home for sale in Illinois. This home has also been the backdrop for Fox's Hit series Empire for the past 6 seasons known as the "Lyons Den". Elegant Estate located in prestigious Barrington Hills, sits privately on over 8 acres of beautifully manicured lawns, mature trees and 2 gorgeous lakes. Every detail was created from the finest materials to create the feel of luxury in each and every room.

7s719 Donwood Dr, Naperville, IL 60540

Custom built Meullner home in award winning Naperville. This one of kind Italian inspired home with every state-of-the-art luxury amenity offers complete privacy. Magnificent in design and construction this estate will allow you to appreciate the finer things in life. Built for entertaining, yet scaled for cozy evenings, the flow within and outside the home works for intimate dinners or large-scale celebrations. With 14,668 square feet of quality details this home features 7 bedrooms (all ensuite), 9 bathrooms, 12 fireplaces, 2 fire pits, an outdoor kitchen, 4 car garage, elevator, 5 verandas, a trattoria, hearth room, Caterer's kitchen & so much more! Smart Home Automation Thru-out! The entire property is fenced with an electronic gate on 2.5 acres with illuminated pathways. Enjoy your in-ground pool and hot tub while listening to music from the whole house S.S. with oversized outdoor speakers. Each room features something special whether it be custom wood designs, custom paintings, beautiful chandeliers or radiant heated floors. A real gem!

28w660 Perkins Ct., Naperville, IL

This one of a kind exquisite 6 bedroom/7 full and 3 half bath custom home is nestled on 3 acres. Custom finishes throughout includes one of a kind flooring, lighting and fixtures that resemble fine jewelry. No stone left unturned in this lavish home featuring 17,491 s.f. of total living space in award winning Naperville. The kitchen will give the chef of the family all the amenities that one desires. Top quality Wolf range and Sub Zero appliances. Master suite boasts a walk-in closet fit for a king and queen. State of the art master bath features heated floors, deep champagne tub, walk-in shower w/ rain head, multi-body sprays, high end marble surround. His and Her offices. Expansive sun room. 7 fireplaces. In-law suite above the detached garage. In the lower level you will find an 8 seat theater, poker room, billiard room, bar and gym, and huge space for golf simulator or batting cages. 9 over-sized garages with radiant heat for the car enthusiast. Contact me for a private showing.

2003 W. Hanover Rd, Hanover, IL 61041

Rocky Waters Vineyard & Winery offers an excellent turn-key business opportunity – featuring a turn-key vineyard and winery – with tremendous growth potential. Additionally, this property would make a fabulous bed and breakfast & a boutique winery! The lifestyle & activities this property offers include: hunting and fishing & can also be used for farmland or recreational purposes where you can enjoy. The main "lodge" is nearly 15,000 sq feet and features the Winery Store & Tasting Area, the main residence which could be converted easily to a bed and breakfast. There is also a single family home on the property and log cabin. Rocky Waters Vineyard is located near the town of Galena, Illinois, the area is rich in both history and fertile lands, prime for growing fruitful wine grapes. This 3 home estate and vineyard make up this gorgeous winery and potential bed and breakfast. 7 awards have been earned already in 2018 & 59 all time!

The Palace Royale, Burr Ridge Illinois

Contact me for a private showing.A handcrafted mega mansion that draws on the finest designs and details from a variety of cultures. This massive estate boasts over 30,000 sq. ft of spectacular living and entertaining areas plus 15,000 sq. ft of covered terraces envelope the entire house. Six stately bedroom en-suites with marble baths & organized closets. Imperial Master Suite offers enormous custom walk-in dressing room & spa bath with Jacuzzi tub, his and hers vanities & two separate showers. Additional 2 x bedroom suites in Walkout Lower Level. Gourmet kitchen with high end appliances and huge center island. Over-sized Dining Room with adjacent dining lounge. Grand Extravagant Ballroom with 38' conservatory ceiling.Wood paneled handsome library. Spectacular antique custom designed doors and hand carved, intricately patterned railings. Elegant double wide staircases and elevator services all three floors. 22 car heated garage! Located only 20 minutes from Chicago's bustling downtown.

Cloverleaf Ranch Estate

Cloverleaf Ranch presents an outstanding opportunity to acquire one of the most expansive tracts in Illinois. Located approximately 2 1/2 hours from Chicago, the property comprises 1217.5 acres, 523 of which are crop acres. This estate features a 34 acre lake with private sandy beach & docks for your boat and wave runners. Like to fish? Many have called this the best fishing lake in the mid-west, stocked with muskie, walleye, large and small mouth bass to name a few. The grounds also feature an FAA approved 2600' grass runway for the corporate executive that wants to fly in & get away at any given time. The setting is not just picturesque as it features amazing opportunities to hunt deer, all types of birds & more. The certified Olympic clay & trap range is perfect for the beginner or seasoned pro. The 6 bed/4.1 bath main residence is the perfect living space & includes: an upgraded chef's kitchen, game room, wet bar, & relaxing spa room. The 8 car garage can fit all of the toys!

11 Peraino Circle, Barrington Hills

Michael LaFido is a top-producing Realtor and real estate consultant with over seventeen years of experience in the real estate industry. Michael' marketing has been the featured cover story in Crain’s Chicago Business and highlighted at Noon on FOX News Chicago Business Hour. He is also the author of the books “Luxury Listing Specialist” and “Marketing Luxury”. Throughout his career, Michael learned the importance of high-caliber marketing versus “traditional marketing”, which has become pivotal to his success. Over the past seventeen years, LaFido and his team have developed a method that takes a more comprehensive, and proactive approach when marketing a home. Many agents within the industry are calling Michael’s methods “The New Standard” for marketing luxury homes today.

28 Brinker, Barrington Hills

One of Barrington's most extraordinary properties located on 7+ acres in the heart of Barrington Hills provides the ultimate private sanctuary & lakefront setting.

1112 Shamrock Ct, Naperville

Michael LaFido is a top-producing Realtor and real estate consultant with over seventeen years of experience in the real estate industry. Michael' marketing has been the featured cover story in Crain’s Chicago Business and highlighted at Noon on FOX News Chicago Business Hour. He is also the author of the books “Luxury Listing Specialist” and “Marketing Luxury”. Throughout his career, Michael learned the importance of high-caliber marketing versus “traditional marketing”, which has become pivotal to his success. Over the past seventeen years, LaFido and his team have developed a method that takes a more comprehensive, and proactive approach when marketing a home. Many agents within the industry are calling Michael’s methods “The New Standard” for marketing luxury homes today.

846 Ashland Ave, River Forest

ome Tour this River Forest Retreat yourself! Spectacular Swiss Chalet in prime location... 7747 sq ft which includes a 2 Bed Coach House on almost an acre..

30 S. County Line Rd, Hinsdale

Located in Beautiful Downtown Wheaton, just steps from the French Market, train & restaurants. This professionally decorated large 2 bedroom, 2.1 bathroom condo is exactly what you are looking for..

2122 Stonebridge Ct, Wheaton

This home features a custom design w/ its open floorplan, masterful detailing and comfortable elegance..

780 Green Briar Lane, Lake Forest

Gorgeous custom home sits on private 2/3 of an acre lot of beautiful landscaping that includes a brick paver patio for you to sit and enjoy the mature trees and little ravine..

14011 Erin Lane, Homer Glen

Resort like living within a personal residence offering convenience of location, privacy and pleasure! This 13 acre wooded site became Blackrock Estates, offering 5 additional developed home sites, fishing, a soccer field, in-ground pool, dirt bike trail, sports court and a walk-out basement that boasts a full kitchen, bar, sauna, steam room, gym, pool table, bedroom and plenty of room for entertaining..

255 E. Liberty Drive, Unit 308, Wheaton

Located in Beautiful Downtown Wheaton, just steps from the French Market, train & restaurants. This professionally decorated large 2 bedroom, 2.1 bathroom condo is exactly what you are looking for..

225 Lake St, Evanston

Lakefront lifestyle. Beach. Sunrise. Paddleboard. Sail. Boat Launch. Swim. Love Where You Live. Lovingly restored Queen Anne steps to lake & everything it has to offer..

49 Stone Creek, Lemont,

Spectacular & Expansive Estate with Huge Professionally Landscaped Yard, Inground Pool/Cabana. High End newer kitchen with Everything you could ask for, including SS Appls, Exotic Granite & Fireplace. Large Master Suite with sitting room and gorgeous spa like bath. Basement is finished and includes a Large Personal Theater and Wet Bar with Fridge. Hardwood Floors, Formal LR & DR, All Seasons room. Resort-like feel!

4006 Royal Fox Dr, St Charles

Breathtaking estate with gorgeous golf course views, private in-ground pool, fabulous architectural detail and professional landscaping w/ Brick Paver Driveway! Volume ceilings, custom mill work, arched doorways, three fireplaces, steam shower, wine room & all en-suite master bedrooms w/large walk in closets. Two gourmet kitchens, wet bar, sit-in wine & billiard rooms. Luxury in every way..

4N133 Doral Dr, West Chicago

Gorgeous custom home backing onto St. Andrew’s Golf Course. Inside you will find a beautiful double granite countertop island in kitchen with high-end stainless-steel appliances. Open floor plan with tons of natural light. See through fireplace between living room and kitchen. Includes main floor office with finished lower level complete with theater and bar. This is an outdoor lover’s paradise with custom brick pizza oven, deck & brick paver patio and pool with slide. Bartlett Schools! 6 Car Garage!

321 E Prairie Ave, Wheaton

Most desired location in Wheaton with private 1.3 acre lot. Exquisite home finished in sheer luxury. Enjoy the sunrise in the screened porch/sun room, cook in the ultimate gourmet kitchen, work from home office, watch sun go down near the patio fireplace w/a glass of wine picked perfectly from wine cellar. This 5bd/6.1 bth 7588 sq ft estate has plenty of room for company & cars! Fnshd 5 car garage & motor ct!

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225 Lake St, Evanston

Lakefront lifestyle. Beach. Sunrise. Paddleboard. Sail. Boat Launch. Swim. Love Where You Live. Lovingly restored Queen Anne steps to lake & everything it has to offer. On a double-wide lot in a premier locale featuring an updated flr plan w/an open kitchen/family rm combo & easy access to outdr terrace - Perfect space for entertaining & daily living. Eat-in kitchen w/SS appliances, granite counters & loads of natural light from..

45 Lake View Lane, Barrington Hills

Architectural Digest has named this the most beautiful home for sale in Illinois. This home has also been the backdrop for Fox's Hit series Empire for the past 6 seasons known as the Lyons Den . Elegant Estate located in prestigious Barrington Hills, sits privately on over 8 acres of beautifully manicured lawns, mature trees and 2 gorgeous lakes. Every detail was created from the finest materials to create the feel of luxury in each and every room..

202 N Quee Anne Rd, Woodstock

Happy 100 Years!! You may have seen this in Lake & Country Magazine in 2018 but if not - see it NOW! This is SO Special! Exciting craftsmanship and arrant quality equal total perfection. An absolute showplace of architecture, design, taste, color, quality, history and endless opportunity!

5 S 350 Sherman Ave, Naperville

Priced to sell at only $217/square ft. & Below the Zestimate!! Gorgeous luxury home with 1/2 acre of professionally landscaped yard- a rare find in highly desired District 203! The open floor plan and comfortable elegance of the home makes entertaining a breeze. The architectural details are stunning! The many windows let in an abundance of natural light..

851 Deerpath Ct, Wheaton

This gorgeous stately home is located in a highly desired area of Wheaton and backs to Chicago Golf Club, the oldest 18 hole course in America! This traditional brick home features an open floorplan with 10 foot ceilings on main level..

63 Mitchell Circle, Wheaton

Gorgeous luxury home in premium location! Entertaining is a breeze in this estate! Stunning gourmet kitchen with cabinets to ceiling,professional grade appliances w/48" built-in refrigerator, large 2nd island w/wine frig, warming drawer and sink. 2nd floor bonus room w/fireplace & wet bar. 2nd floor laundry. Huge finished lower level with wet bar/2nd kitchen, wine room & media room. 4 car garage. Paver drive & patio. District 200 schools! Great location near shopping, dining, parks, etc.

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Throughout his career, Michael learned the importance of high-caliber marketing versus “traditional marketing”, which has become pivotal to his success. Over the past twenty years, LaFido and his team have developed a method that takes a more comprehensive, and proactive approach when positioning and marketing a home.