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Don’t Sell Your Property Without It

For most people, the prospect of selling their home can be positively daunting. First of all, there are usually plenty of things to do just to get it ready for the market. Besides the traditional clean-up, paint-up, fix-up chores that invariably wind up costing more than you planned, there are always the overriding concerns [...]

By |2018-10-10T19:47:40+00:00October 10th, 2018|Articles|0 Comments

Property Tax Appeal

Appeal Your Taxes and Hurry, There Are Deadlines! Cook County Assessor's Office has been sending their new assessed value letters out to all homeowners. Please be aware there are deadlines for the City of Chicago as early as May 23, 2018 and June 7, 2018. There is an on-line company that you [...]

By |2018-05-11T23:16:37+00:00May 11th, 2018|Articles, Market Updates|0 Comments

Where Homes Are Selling Fastest

Which neighborhood the properties are selling the fastest... Important thing to understand is  a timeline of selling and purchasing process.  If a buyer is obtaining mortgage to finance the home, it will take about 45 days to close once the property is under contract.  Now days, there are a lot more [...]

By |2018-04-27T17:57:48+00:00April 27th, 2018|Articles, Market Updates|0 Comments

Pros and Cons of Rent Control in Chicago

Rent Control in Chicago has been resurfacing  due to the local election.  It is a sensitive topic for real estate professionals, however I see both arguments.  I think that the government should not control and restrain your power over your personal property.  I believe that ultimately the current market will the one in control.   [...]

By |2018-02-27T23:08:12+00:00February 27th, 2018|Articles, Market Updates|0 Comments

New Condo Development Coming to River North

Chicago Sun Times One Chicago Square "Two towers of Luxury high rises condominiums are expected to arrive in River North.  Chicago Plan Commission has already signed and approved the initial proposal, however there are still more approvals needed as there are various phases in the development. The two towers have [...]

By |2018-02-12T15:56:03+00:00February 8th, 2018|Articles|0 Comments

Want to buy a Chicago-area home? Here’s the salary you need to be making

"Compare to major metropolitan cities like New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Washington D.C., Chicago's real estate is still affordable.  If your total household income is around $62,731.35, you will be able to afford a $255,000 home in Chicago land area"  -  Amy Battsetseg Ganbold      Between rising CTA fares and a [...]

By |2018-02-12T18:25:35+00:00January 30th, 2018|Articles|0 Comments