5 Things Buyers Should Know About Home Inspections in Chicago

As a buyer, you will want to fully understand home inspections and how they work. What can they find and what can go undetected? What happens if the inspection goes poorly? We will attempt to answer all your questions with our latest post! You Should ALWAYS Have an Inspection Done On The Property No matter … Continued

3 Tips for a Winning Probate Investing Strategy in Chicago

When someone inherits a property, they have one of two real options to consider: keep the property or sell it. Often beneficiaries have a desire to liquidate inherited property rather than try to manage it. If the sale is happening in the probate process, this called a probate sale. Here are three tips of a … Continued

Fix and Flip or Buy and Hold: 3 Differences in Chicago

Of all the possible avenues for involvement in the real estate investing arena, house flipping and longer-term investing are the most popular and common. In recent years, fixing and flipping houses has become hugely popular owing in large part to the influence of TV shows like Flip This House. Still, the tried-and-true (and steady) method … Continued

First Time Buyers Mistakes | Chicago Home Buyers | Chicago

First time buyers should not feel intimated by the real estate market, however, they should know what to watch out for! Buying a home is a very exciting, but one mistake could take the wind right out of your sails. Read below to see our list of the biggest mistakes first-time buyers make so you … Continued

Where Are the Profitable Investment Properties in Chicago?

Finding a profitable investment property in Chicago can seem like a fruitless endeavor. You scour neighborhoods, look at countless homes and attend auctions. No matter how many properties you look at, there never seems to be enough of a margin for you to pull the trigger and be profitable. Are there no worthwhile investment prosperities in … Continued

5 Tips to Build Credibility in the Real Estate Market in IL

Being a professional in the real estate market requires gaining the trust of a wide variety of people from other agents to clients and business partners. Trust is rooted in credibility; without it, no one has any confidence that you will follow through as promised. Here are 5 tips to build credibility in the real … Continued

3 Potential Disadvantages Of Using A Hard Money Lender in IL

Should you get hard money loans for your real estate investing? In this blog post we’ll answer that question for you by sharing 3 potential disadvantages of using a hard money lender in IL to help you decide whether hard money loans are right for you. Real estate investors prefer not to tie up their … Continued

Down Payment Assistance Programs in IL: Explained

Down payment assistance programs are the solution many people have been looking for. There are some wonderful programs out there that can help potential buyers secure their dream home. However, there are some things to watch out for as well. In our latest post, we will give our take on several down payment assistance programs! Many … Continued

5 Renovations to Avoid When Flipping a House in Chicago

Many people jump into flipping a house with great intentions, only to find themselves buried in renovation work. Often times, one project will lead to another costing you time and money. If you are flipping a house for the first time, you should be aware of these 5 renovations to avoid. Flipping a House in … Continued

Strategies For Chicago Real Estate Investors

It is important for any smart real estate investor to have a strategy in place. Not doing so can cause you to make poor investment choices or find yourself in over your head. In our latest post, we will discuss different strategies real estate investors use to generate wealth and become successful with real estate.  As … Continued

Pros and Cons of Land Investment In Chicago

Investing in Chicago land can be a great way to boost and diversify your portfolio. It is a fairly low-maintenance and hassle-free way to increase your assets and overall wealth. In our latest post, we will take a look at some of the pros and cons of land investment in Chicago!  Land investment is often … Continued