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Mortgage, Credit, Real Estate info, plus details and local info pertaining to New Lenox, the Lincoln-Way Area, Will County, the Greater Chicagoland area, Illinois and Wisconsin
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 2018 - Halloween Safety Tips for Pets  The Halloween Season with all its scary costumes, parties, tasty treats, spooky decorations, and haunted homes is finally here ...  But sadly, potential dangers also arrive with it.  And that means we should be taking the time and making the effort to plan,...
10/25/2018
  A Mortgage Originator's View of Property Valuations Recently I read an article by Appraiser Tom Horn (Birmingham, AL) entitled: "How do Appraisers Calculate Price per Square Foot?" ...  Soon after reading this informative article, I received an Appraisal in my office on a (purchase) transaction...
10/24/2018
 2018 - Holiday Shopping Safety Tips Today's brisk cool wind reminds me, another summer with its warm sunny days is in our rearview mirror ... Brrrrrrr!  It also reminded me that the Holidays are just around the corner!   Of course, that means holiday commercials will soon be running on our TVs 2...
10/16/2018
 Rental Income: A Growing Investment Trend Over the recent months, I've seen a growing trend in my local Chicagoland real estate markets ... The number of Investors inquiring about the purchase of condos, apartments, townhomes, and even traditional owner-occupied single-family homes to be utilize...
10/11/2018
 Fall Festivals, Pumpkin Farms, Corn Mazes, Hayrides in Will County - 2018 Fall in all its glory has arrived in Will County ...   There's a new crispness to the air, especially at night now. The hours of sunlight are fewer.  Leaves are turning in color and falling to the ground.   Fall in Will Co...
10/05/2018
  New Freddie Mac Guidelines Regarding Credit History, Authorized Users and Mortgage Approval Recently, Freddie Mac updated their underwriting guidelines, via its "Bulletin" from September 19, 2018 ... One of the key points documented in this Freddie Mac Bulletin related to Credit Reporting and s...
10/01/2018
  The Impact of Late or Missed PaymentsAre You Playing "Catch Up"? As a kid, you probably used it yourself with friends when you said ... "You go ahead, I'll catch up".  As an adult, it's likely you've said, "I'm playing "catch up" at work" after returning from a long weekend or vacation.  Or upo...
09/18/2018
   When You Navigate Your Mortgage Process: WHO are the People That Help You? You've decided to become a homeowner ...Congratulations!For most people, that means it's time for them to: Seek and Choose a Mortgage Originator Learn about the steps involved in the mortgage process Educate yourself ab...
09/13/2018
  Pre-Approval VS Pre-Qualification:How "Approved" are  You?  If you take a look online, you can easily find multiple definitions and opinions on just what constitutes a Mortgage "Pre-Qualification", "Pre-Approval", and "Pre-Approval Letter" ... and the differences that exist between them ... So ...
08/29/2018
  Lincoln-Way Community High School2018 Varsity Football Schedules(Central, East, & West)   Kids are back in school already ...   That means some great gridiron action is available each week at your local high school ... Lincoln-Way Community High School, District #210, serving the New Lenox, Fra...
08/21/2018
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