Chicago’s real estate market offers many unique opportunities to buy homes to live in and also to buy properties to lease to others. Owning and managing your own rental property can be a great long term investment. Here are a few other benefits to building your property portfolio: The…
If you’re currently renting and are thinking of buying in the next year (or sooner) put yourself in the best position to buy by doing just these three things. If you wait until you start looking at homes or begin pre-qualification, you may wish you had taken care…
Freddie Mac conducted a Harris Poll back in August of 2014 of over 2,000 adults in the U.S. to get a take on what keeps renters renting. And as you can probably suspect, there are a lot of factors.
There are many ways to approach buying and selling property and in today’s era of readily available information, it’s easy to latch onto something like an app or a site as your technological mecca.
There's a new option for qualified first-time homebuyers which will allow them to make a down payment as low at 3%.1 Comment
Is Chicago rent as expensive as they say? We found some great apartments with plenty of space that beat out similar options in other cities. Check it out!…
For those interested in a Chicago residence with quite the history, the home that once belonged to Al Capone is up for sale. Located at 7244 S. Prairie Avenue in the Park Manor neighborhood, the home was noted as a safe haven for the Chicago mobster as he…1 Comment
Maybe it's time to move up in the world. Increasingly, the city's newer high rises are offering amenity-rich lifestyles that the kings of yesteryear could only have dreamed of.
Many buyers of new construction walk into the property with a checkbook, and no Realtor to guide them. Big mistake – here's why.
For just one dollar shy of $3 million, you could be the new owner of Chicago's most distinctive home.
As you are searching for a home, you might find slightly better deals (when it comes to your total payment) in unincorporated areas. That can sometimes make the difference in your ability to meet your monthly payment.
The race to be crowned Chicago's most expensive home heated up this week. A new contender snatched the bragging rights from the previous champion of expensive Chicago real estate—Ann Lurie's $15 million Gold Coast mansion.