streamwood: SHORT SALE INCENTIVE PROGRAM BEGINS 4/5/10-HAFA- HOME AFFORDABLE FORECLOSURE ALTERNATIVES PROGRAM - 03/12/10 06:13 AM
Short sale incentive program begins April 5. The Obama Administration's Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives Program (HAFA) takes effect April 5. HAFA, will help homeowners who are unable to retain their home under the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP), by providing incentives for short sales and deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure rather than foreclosure.This program will help many Chicagoland homeowners, homebuyers, homesellers and Realtors.For more information and real estate assistance from a local REMAX Realtor with 25 years experience in Schaumburg, Hoffman Estates, Roselle, Streamwood, Hanover Park, Bloomingdale, Carol Stream, Wayne, South Barrington, Barrington, Elk Grove and surrounding areas, give Bob Brandt at Re/Max … (0 comments)

streamwood: SCHAUMBURG, STREAMWOOD, ROSELLE REALTOR MARKET SHARE GRAPHS FOR COMPARISON-JUST RELEASED - 02/11/10 04:35 AM
Roselle/Keeneyville (172)Schaumburg (193)Streamwood (107)
This may help you decide which company to hire to sell or buy your next home.
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streamwood: NEW 2010 FHA MORTGAGE CHANGES FROM HUD-STILL A GREAT WAY TO BUY.... - 01/22/10 08:51 AM
HUD NEWS
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development - Shaun Donovan, Secretary
Office of Public Affairs, Washington , DC 20410
HUD No. 10-016 FOR RELEASE
Melanie Roussell Wednesday
http://www.hud.gov/news/index.cfm
 
FHA Announces Policy Changes to Address Risk and Strengthen Finances
New Measures Will Help FHA Better Manage Risk, While Maintaining Support for the Housing Market and Access for Underserved Communities
WASHINGTON - Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Commissioner David Stevens today announced a set of policy changes to strengthen the FHA's capital reserves, while enabling the agency to continue to fulfill its mission to provide access to homeownership … (0 comments)

streamwood: NEW FANNIE MAE GUIDELINES WITH STRICTER RATIOS MAY MAKE IT HARDER TO BUY YOUR NEXT HOME... - 12/16/09 02:32 AM
NEW FANNIE MAE GUIDELINES WITH STRICTER RATIOS-BUYING YOUR NEXT HOME MAY BE HARDER.
https://www.efanniemae.com/sf/guides/duguides/pdf/current/rndodu80.pdfHere are the new rules that lenders will be following on Fannie Mae loans.It is usually a great idea to get pre-qualified before you venture out to look into the cold to look at homes.For help with this or any home buying questions in the Chicago Northwest Suburbs like Schaumburg, Hoffman Estates, Roselle, Streamwood, Hanover Park, Bartlett, Barrington, South Barrington, Elk Grove, Dundee, Palatine and surrounding areas-just give me a call or email.....    bob@realtybob.com   or 847-230-7303  and I will put my 25 years Realtor experience to work for … (0 comments)

streamwood: NEW 43 PAGE DIRECTIVE-HELP FOR HOMEOWNERS-MAKING HOMES AFFORDABLE-FORECLOSURE ALTERNATIVES FOR YOUR SCHAUMBURG, STREAMWOOD, HOFFMAN ESTATES, BARRINGTON, SOUTH BARRINGTON, ROSELLE AND CHICAGOLAND SUBURB HOMES - 12/11/09 03:06 AM
https://www.hmpadmin.com/portal/docs/hamp_servicer/sd0909.pdf  This link will take you to some helpful information and your foreclosure alternatives, from a directive just released and being passed out by the Board of Realtors to Realtors in Schaumburg, Streamwood, Hoffman Estates, Roselle, Bartlett, Hanover Park, Barrington, Barrington Hills, South Barrington, Carol Stream, Bloomingdale, Elk Grove, Algonquin, Dundee, Elgin, Elk Grove and all the Chicagoland suburb homes.
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streamwood: Housing market stabilizing, according to Fed Chairman at May 5th meeting - 05/06/09 04:33 AM
The housing market, which has been in decline for three years, has also shown some signs of bottoming. Sales of existing homes have been fairly stable since late last year, and sales of new homes have firmed a bit recently, though both remain at depressed levels. Although some of the boost to sales in the market for existing homes is likely coming from foreclosure-related transactions, the increased affordability of homes appears to be contributing more broadly to the steadying in the demand for housing. In particular, the average interest rate on conforming 30-year fixed-rate mortgages has dropped almost 1-3/4 percentage points … (0 comments)

streamwood: FHA raise limits on financing in the Chicagoland Area - 02/27/09 05:31 AM
A bit of good news for low-down payment financing.  FHA requires 3.5% down, and that can be a gift.  
 
   The revised 2009 limits for the Chicago MSA are as follows:
 
      One-Unit:   $410,000
      Two-Unit:   $524,850
      Three-Unit: $634,450
      Four-Unit:  $788,450
 
 
 
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streamwood: The Stimulis Bill and Real Estate - 02/16/09 05:08 AM
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streamwood: Streamwood Homes Avoid Foreclosure-SLMP-Streamlined Loan Modification Program - 12/16/08 07:50 AM
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ON THE STREAMLINED MODIFICATION PROGRAM
Q: What is a modification?


A: A modification is a change to the original mortgage terms. It may include a change to the product (an ARM to a fixed rate mortgage), interest rate, amortization term and maturity date, and/or unpaid principal balance. The change/s is made to create a more affordable payment for the borrower.
Q: What is a streamlined modification?


A: A streamlined modification is a modification that requires less documentation and less processing. In this case, the streamlined modification seeks to create a monthly mortgage payment that … (0 comments)

streamwood: Streamwood Real Estate Market Sales Data from Last 12 Months - 12/08/08 04:04 AM
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streamwood: Illinois FHA Mortgage limits-FHA is a great tool for homebuyers - 11/12/08 08:20 AM
 
This is a listing of the FHA single family mortgage limits. This listing was downloaded from the Department's Computerized Home Underwriting Management System. Since mortgage limits are updated constantly, please contact the Homeownership Center if you believe this information is in error.
You may download the FHA Forward Limits, FHA HECM Limits, Fannie/Freddie Limits or HOPE for Homeowners Limits as well as the file description for the data files.
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streamwood: Selling your Streamwood home for more money and in less time-Re/Max & Bob - 08/12/08 07:46 AM
These selling tips can net you more money in a shorter timeframe.
Selling a Home
As a real estate seller, you can play an important part in the timely sale of your property. When you take the following steps, you'll help your RE/MAX Sales Associate sell your home faster, at the best possible price.The easiest and most reliable way to improve the appeal of your home is to enlist a quality home service professional. The right professional can help real estate sellers get everything in order - from repainting the kitchen to arranging a thorough cleaning.
Guidelines for the real … (0 comments)

streamwood: Re/Max Market Share in the Chicago Suburbs-Check Your Town - 07/02/08 10:06 AM
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streamwood: Cook County Government Website - 06/05/08 10:01 AM
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streamwood: Arlington Park Racetrack in Arlington Heights-Good Luck - 06/05/08 09:57 AM
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streamwood: Village of South Barrington information - 06/05/08 09:53 AM
30 South Barrington Road, South Barrington, IL  60010Phone (847) 381-7510  /  Fax (847) 381-0024


Permit Applications & Guidelines
EmploymentWater & Sewer Information2008 Road Work / Map
The Village of South Barrington reserves the right to make changes without notice,and assumes no liability for damages incurred directly or indirectly as a result of errors, omissions, or discrepancies
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streamwood: Schaumburg Township website-Welcome one and all! - 06/05/08 09:48 AM
"A History of Service ...A Commitment to the Future"
Welcome! Begin here.
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streamwood: Chicagoland Sports Teams - 06/05/08 09:35 AM
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streamwood: School Report Cards-Interactive-Illinois - 06/05/08 09:14 AM

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streamwood: A Career with Re/Max-Outstanding Agents=Outstanding Results - 06/05/08 08:30 AM
Careers
Are you looking to become a Real Estate Agent? There are many reasons to become an Agent and to be part of the RE/MAX network, including the industry's dominant television advertising campaign, superior training and growing market share.Are you looking for Career Opportunities at RE/MAX International? RE/MAX International Inc., the fast-growing, worldwide real estate franchiser, offers excellent working conditions, compensation and top benefits. RE/MAX is located in the Denver Tech Center in Colorado.
Re/Max Suburban is the leading company in the midwest and is the top office in many towns,including Schaumburg.
Please call me personally with any questions you may … (0 comments)

 
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