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I know I am not alone with having issues with Bank of America and their processing of FHA Short Sales.  Realtor forums across the internet from Linkin to Short Sale Superstars and our own Active Rain have hundreds of blogs on this subject. I am in the 10th month and my 3rd buyer on my FHA Short S...
I had a great post going when in the middle of it a notification from my MLS made it disappear!  Don't you love it when technology gets in the way of technology!  Now back to my blog. Several weeks ago I noticed that I was no longer number one in my County.  I did a bit of investigating and disco...
As the spring market approaches in the Oswegoland area, potential sellers thoughts should be shifting to how to get their homes ready for their first showing.  Now that you have made the decision to show your home you need to shift your perspective about "your home".  Once it's on the market it i...
On the real estate front it looks like across the nation inventory levels are low, buyer's are having to compete in multi-offer situations and home prices are steadily increasing.  With news like this, you are probably wondering if you should sell the family home in Naperville, IL?  After all the...
As news regarding the real estate market posts encouraging news about home prices appreciating across the country and inventory levels low compared to past years, you may have been wondering if 2013 is the year you should list your home in Aurora, IL? Currently there are 400* single detached home...
Those interest rates are still low and thoughts of putting your home on the market in Montgomery, IL keep going through your head.  Perhaps you have decided to move down south?  Perhaps your home is too small for your current family situation? Or perhaps its too large now that the kids are grown ...
You want to take advantage of today's low interest rates and you have been in your home for many years.  Perhaps your last child has left for college, or even moved out to their first apartment.  Your 4 bedroom home is too large for you or you need a bigger home now that another child is on the w...
If you live in Oswego, IL and surrounding communities and have been thinking of putting your home on the market in Spring perhaps you may want to JUMP in now! With lower inventory and more buyers trying to beat the upcoming FHA Premium Increase  in April you can beat other home sellers by listing...
Doing short sales is always a challenge - getting the listing, getting the offer and submitting the package.  In today's technology driven world we no longer have to meet with clients in person to sign paperwork. We fax, we email, we scan, we efax, etc.  Sometimes after a document has been emaile...
After being in any job for any length of time certain things become routine.  Unfortunately, when you are dealing with the type of paperwork that we as Realtor, have to deal with we can't afford to get complacent. So when I had a buyer walk on one of my short sales I immediately went into high dr...

Evelyn Santiago, Managing Broker Heart Realty Group, Inc.

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