Custom Home History + Home Portrait

$ 975.00

Get an in-depth, custom history of your home! Learn about the house, your street and neighborhood. You'll learn about past owners, their origins and occupations, the industries that gave rise to the neighborhoods, and much, much moreall put together in a 15-page booklet.

Jack Brandtman, the force behind and a well-known purveyor of Chicago history lessons as Chicago Aussie (over 30,000 Youtube subscribers!), will dig into the history of your home and turn over every rock and blow you away with the origin story he turns up. 

You'll be amazed at the level of detail that Jack can turn up.

But that's not all:

In addition to your custom home history, you'll receive a custom, original/signed Cape Horn Illustration 8" x 10" pen and ink home portrait.

How do you get started?

  • All we need to get started is the address. Send it to us here. We'll do a little preliminary research and make sure we have enough to go on.
  • When we give the OK, just book in the work here through the "Add the Cart" and checkout. 
  • For the home portraitsend us some photos of the home and any details you want highlighted (or downplayed)
  • That's it! We'll get started!

Turnaround is about 5 weeks, but we can accommodate tighter deadlines within reason.