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Jameson Sotheby's International Realty
Not only are my services free to you, but I'm very familiar with these areas as I lived in Portage Park for many years.
Take a look at my reviews and contact me at anytime for additional information.
Working with an agent can save you time. You are looking a little early, however, it is not too soon to let a Broker or seasoned leasing agent know what you criteria is so that as listing come on line s/he can let you know.
Additionally to information you have already provided the additional information needed are price range, number of bedrooms, laundry requirements, and parking.
Best of Luck,
Manuel Brown, Broker