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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



    As you probably know by now, the President recently announced new updates to the Homeowner Affordability and Stability/Making Home Affordable Plan.   The hopes attached to this new update are that many homeowners, currently feeling the pain of fallen housing values and rising costs, will now ...
    It was with some irony that I read Scott Hayes', Austin Real Estate Agency, recent blog entitled, "Are You a Bargain"? My wife and I had just had a discussion a couple of days ago regarding a theme very similar to Scott's post. Now as a background for those that might be new to my blog, my wi...
     Have a Daughter?   Educate her Early About Finance, Credit, and Buying a Home        Maybe this topic became a bit more personal in nature because I became the grandfather of a beautiful baby girl a couple of years ago.  That certainly has brought the urgency of the following topic "home" to...
           Last week on Forbes.com, they ran an article written by a financial planner, John E. Girouard, entitled "Buy That Dream House Now or Wait Until Prices Fall Further"?            In this article, Mr. Girouard made the following statement regarding his view of the present housing market ...
  Lyn Sims (Schaumburg Real Estate, Northwest Suburbs, Re/Max Suburban)  offers some very valuable information here for pet owners in the processing of selling their home to ponder ... or for those already on the move.  We need to remember, the pets are moving too, so some care and pre-planning i...
              Breast Cancer Awareness Month is October ...        Activities and events are being held all over America to increase the number of women that seek-out mammograms and exams to safeguard their health.    Silver Cross Hospital Center for Women's Health is offering a unique way for wo...
              For those that love to get the ever-lovin' bejeezus scared out of them ... or love a taste of the gruesome around Halloween ... I have the perfect venue for you.        It's the Statesville Haunted Prison and City of the Dead  at 17250 S. Weber Road, Crest Hill, Illinois.         Th...
Leslie Ebersole, of Baird & Warner Real Estate Fox Valley, passes on some timely and important information, especially for those in the Chicagoland region. In the midwest, cold weather is just around the corner.  The current recession has brought hardship to many of our residents.  Baird & Warne...
  Sonsie Conroy's (Coldwell Banker Premier Real Estate, San Luis Obispo, CA) message spoke to me today.  And I'm going to pass her post and message onto my "team" at Chicago Bancorp.   And then all the agents I work with. Then I'm digging in my car.  My office.  My home office ... everywhere, for...
  You To to the Gym.  You Work Out Daily. But How is your FINANCIAL Fitness?          During the process of mortgage pre-qualification, many questions get asked.  Among those questions are those pertaining to the applicant's credit and credit scores.  This isn't surprising at all, given the enorm...

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