40.1 F
Naperville
Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Paul DeKruiff

Avatar photo
54 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Paul DeKruiff is married, father of three daughters and a 17-year resident of Naperville. Contact him at pauldekruiff@comcast.net or (630) 446-0049.

Real News – Think of the glass as half full

The one thing about a real estate recovery is it never has a defining moment which signals the top, building slowly, much like the...

Real News – Poolside Perspectives

For me, the beginning of another year signals the start of the Commercial Real Estate Conference season. So I pack my bags and head...

Real News – Raising the Roof in the New Year

With the mild winter in the Midwest so far this year, commercial property owners have been able work on construction projects such as installing...

Real News – Temporary commercial real estate creates holiday memories

Oh, Christmas Tree. Oh, Christmas Tree Lot? You cannot have a Christmas Tree—or maybe any tree— if you do not have a tree lot...

Real News – Invest in the sound of music

The recent barrage of political commercials espousing how much support this state or that federally elected official has invested in children and education got...

Real News – Spelling success with BBM

How do you spell success? Perhaps "BBM." That is, in the world of commercial real estate development in Naperville, BBM Incorporated is a success story....

Real News – Lots of lots

One thing I want in my hometown is a vibrant and healthy downtown economy. That means plenty of dining options, shopping opportunities and entertainment....

Real News – Holiday Road

We know the economy has not fully recovered, and it might be just a bit longer until we all feel better about the recession....

Real News – In the dog house

Last month our home welcomed a new family member, our first son and my namesake. He arrived weighing in at 4 pounds, 4 ounces, brown...

Real News – The intersection of Commercial Boulevard and Residential Lane

I love to cut my lawn. OK, love is a bit strong. I like to cut my lawn. Well, that, too, might be a bit...

Real News – Time for spring spruce up and good impressions

OK. Now that spring has sprung and the remnants of the Polar Vortex are spread throughout the lands, it’s time to clean up all...

Real News – One part oxygen and then some

What travels over 1,000 miles, is contained within the city limits of Naperville, is both a gas and liquid and is the one thing...

Real News – Wide open spaces

Water retention is this month’s subject. And, no, I’m not referring to the kind that sends you to see your doctor. I'm talking about...

Real News – Easements

The Sock Drawer Easement is the rarest of the real estate easements. It is the unobstructed ingress and egress, with no limitations whatsoever, granted...

Real News – New roads in 2014

Taking the path less traveled often leads you to places you never imagined. And in 2013 some of those paths got you around the Route...

Real News – Take precautions to protect property

During the holiday season, I, as well as many others, think of what I am grateful for in life. And this year is no...

Real News – Nickels and dimes

As the temperature drops, and this year suddenly it seems to be dropping faster than normal, heating bills go up. And with shorter days...

Real News – Pfeiffer Hall has been place for performance since 1926

As the last few precious days of summer-like weather meet with what will ultimately be the harsh temperatures of winter, we start looking to go indoors. That includes heading...

Real News – Naperville has stake in Labor Day Parade

Hey, kids! Remember the great Land Rush of 1889? What's that? You say your memory is a bit rusty, kind of like that ax or horse shoe from...

Real News – The dog days of summer

When you're a dog, to get some relief or special care, your best friend might take you to County Line Animal Hospital at 2200 S. Washington Street in...

Latest News

DON’T MISS OUT!
GET THE DAILY
SQUARE-SCOOP
The latest local headlines delivered
to your inbox each morning.
SUBSCRIBE
Give it a try, you can unsubscribe anytime.
close-link
Get the Daily Square-Scoop. Local Headlines Most Mornings. 
Subscribe
close-image