Selling Your House Without An Agent in IL

We live in a world where everyone does everything without expensive expert service providers. People trade stocks without a stockbroker. People create wills and trusts without attorneys. Many even remodel homes without contractors. As independent as everyone is, why wouldn’t you want to look at the benefits of selling your house without an agent in … Continued

Options For House Sellers in Chicagoland

You might have considered about selling your Chicagoland house, but have found yourself putting it off because of all the work involved. We want to let you know that it doesn’t have to be that way! There are many ways to sell your house! Before you commit to a listing, learn about the options for house … Continued

Guide to Throwing a Summer Open House in Chicagoland

Summertime… and the livin’s easy. It’s the perfect time to sell your Chicagoland home. The weather is nice, people are out and about, and it’s the perfect time to throw an AMAZING open house. There are many ways you can take advantage of the warm temps and long days. Here are just a few ideas in … Continued

10 Mistakes Home Sellers Can Avoid In Chicagoland

Ready to sell your house in Chicagoland? You will likely have many decisions to make along the way. Learn more about mistakes home sellers can avoid before selling their house in Chicagoland! There are many things to consider when selling your house. Sellers often make the same mistakes, but there are ways to avoid them. The first … Continued

Best Way To Sell Your House During Divorce In Chicagoland

Divorce can be a difficult time for all parties involved. It is very possible that the last thing people want to do at this time is work together to sell a house. In our latest post, we discuss the easiest way to sell your house during divorce in Chicagoland. Depending on your personal situation, dividing … Continued

Why Won’t My House Sell In Chicagoland?

You’re trying to sell a Chicagoland IL house that just won’t sell? And yet – the news says the real estate market is heating up. The media is practically shouting again about multiple offers, high demand, and record-setting prices. So where’s your contract? These tips could be just what you need to help you sell your Chicagoland … Continued

Foreclosure notice of default in IL– what is it?

If you’ve gotten a foreclosure notice of default and want to know what the heck is going on, keep reading. Basically, a foreclosure notice of default is a document that has to be filed by a lender to start the process of foreclosure. The foreclosure notice of default must be sent to anyone who has … Continued

Help, I’m behind in my mortgage payments in Chicagoland!

When you fall behind in your mortgage payments on your Chicagoland home, it can feel like you’re drowning in debt. Even if you’re able to make your monthly payment, catching up on a past due balance can be an overwhelming challenge. There’s a few options that can help you to avoid foreclosure in Chicagoland and maybe … Continued

The State of the Market for Buyers in Chicagoland IL

Is it still a buyer’s market today in Chicagoland? As experts in the Chicagoland real estate market, we get asked this question a lot. The answer isn’t as simple as yes or no. First off, it really depends on the property type and location. Single-family homes in great locations that are priced well have been … Continued

How to Find a Good Real Estate Agent in Chicagoland

Hiring a real estate agent in Chicagoland can be frustrating. So what are the steps on how to find a good real estate agent in Chicagoland? Many local large real estate brokers will spend thousands of dollars each month to ensure that their agents are the most visible, whether it be online, in the Yellow Pages, … Continued

What is a Pre-Foreclosure in Chicagoland?

With millions of homes across the country going into foreclosure, it’s important for both buyers and mortgage holders to understand the process. So what is a pre-foreclosure in Chicagoland anyway? Many homeowners across America and Chicagoland are facing difficulties making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending institution will … Continued

How to Avoid Foreclosure in Chicagoland

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in Chicagoland] are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can do … Continued