gramata: Edgewater Condominiums - 11/09/06 05:51 AM

This spacious renovated Edgewater four-unit condo development has integrated contemporary features while maintaining the original vintage charm. This building features three, 3 bedroom 2 bathroom condos and one, 2 bedroom 2 bathroom residence.
Click here for a link to our featured property page
Click here for a free flyer (pdf) for our 3BR/2BA units (start at $349,000 plus 25K for garage parking)
Click here for a free flyer (pdf) to our 2BR/2BA unit ($269,000)
3BR photo gallery
2BR photo gallery
Call Jim Gramata , Broker Associate for a private showing or call for an updated Open House schedule (773-252-HOME)

gramata: Free Cruise for two adults on me! - 11/09/06 05:24 AM
Buy a home through me or Sell your home through me!  Cruise for two on me! Five days/Four nights to Mexico, the Bahamas or the Western Carribean on Carnival Cruises (and their subsidiaries). Click here for more cruise information on my website as well as my buyer and seller services page. Don't worry I won't be going with you!
Western Caribbean
5 day/4 night Cruise for 2 adults
The fine print:
• Must close on a purchase or sale with me as  your designated agent
• You pay for your transportation to port city.
• You pay port tax/charges of $198
• Travel blackout dates apply but there … (0 comments)

gramata: City of Chicago Programs that Can Benefit You - 11/09/06 04:59 AM
Buying and Selling a Home in the City of Chicago:
Bill Pavala, Assistant Commissioner of the Department of Housing and Senior Housing Coordinator, will present "Buying and Selling a Home in the City of Chicago: City Programs That Benefit You"
When: Wednesday, November 15, 10:00am-11:00amWhere: 6700 S. Keating Avenue, Chicago
The event, sponsored by Senior Lifestyle Corporation, in conjuction with the City of Chicago, will cover four important programs offered by the City of Chicago that would benefit your clients:
- Bungalow Initiative - Tax Smart Program - City Mortgage Program - Greystone Initiative
The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session. RSVP … (0 comments)

gramata: Buy Now Campaign - 11/03/06 08:07 AM
The National Association of Realtors launched a new ad campaign today pitching those prospective buyers to BUY NOW.
Why buy now according to the campaign?
Interest rates have fallen seven months in a row and are near 40-year lows. Inventories of existing homes are higher than they have been in decades. Home prices have stabilized. This is very similar to how I am coaching my prospects. If you are planning on living or owning in the residence for three years or more than it is a really great time to buy.
Some analysts are predicting an even greater slide in the slowdown which … (2 comments)

gramata: Rate Hike Pauses: Who Cares? - 09/10/06 02:40 PM
Rate Hikes Pauses: Who Cares?
Yes in an historic move (not done in the last 18 months anyways) the Federal Reserve Board has decided to halt their consecutive increase in interest rates at their meeting yesterday.What does this mean for mortgages?Not much.What does this mean if you have a home equity loan or any other adjustable short term interest loan?It means your monthly adjustable payment did not go up as it may have the past 18 months. I have a home equity loan that has gone from $300 a month to almost $700 a month. Yikes. I'd say I am quite … (0 comments)

gramata: Live CHAT LIVE!!! on my website - 09/10/06 02:38 PM
In an attempt to break down the walls of blogging and posting (and timidity about calling a 'stranger') I have introduced LIVE CHAT on my Chicago HomeBUZZ blog.If you have any questions or would like to chat live about any real estate topic, if you see my picture on this site in the right column it means I am available to talk.Questions about the market? Let's chat.Questions about investing in real estate? Let's chat.Our chat will be between us only and will not be posted (although I believe there is a feature I can get if it becomes popular) where we … (1 comments)

gramata: Our One Year Blog-iversary - 09/10/06 02:37 PM
Our One Year Blog-iversary
A short post to celebrate our one year of our Chicago HomeBUZZ blog and posting real estate information is here! Let me know how we can make the site better. Feedback is always welcome.Thanks to our loyal subscribers.Jim … (2 comments)

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