mortgage information: Quality-Built Affordable New Construction is Available in Chicagoland - 08/20/19 11:10 AM
Quality-Built Affordable New Construction
is Available in Chicagoland 
Are you thinking of buying a home in the Chicagoland area? 
The current drop in interest rates could be making that a distinct possibility, even if you previously thought it impossible.  
Your dream of a new home could be expanded to include new construction too ... as new homes are once again popping up all over the Chicagoland region. That's definitely true in Will County (just south of Chicago), as new construction can once again be found all over the county.

For first-time homebuyers and those dreaming of or presently looking for more affordable home- buying options in … (9 comments)

mortgage information: Thinking About Buying Your First Home? How to Prepare - 05/02/19 09:37 AM
Thinking About Buying Your First Home?
How to Prepare
Buying a home ... 
While the end result ... a home of your own ... is an exciting thing to ponder, it also can be a bit nerve-wracking, can't it?  
All sorts of questions race through your mind once you decide to buy ... 
What do I need to do? What do I need to know? Who are the people that can help me? What kind of credit should I have?  Or money saved? How do I get started?  When will I know I'm prepared? More  
Don't panic!  
It's important to remember, there is absolutely no … (17 comments)

mortgage information: Stay Calm and Take These Steps if You've Received a Mortgage Denial - 01/15/19 10:06 AM
Stay Calm and Take These Steps
if You've Received a Mortgage Denial
Emotions play a big part in the home buying and financing processes.  In fact, an emotion (or two) may have provided most people the initial motivation to begin the process to buy in the first place ...
Emotions, such as curiosity, optimism, joy, excitement, pride, and even surprise drive people's desire to buy a home.  
Add to those the emotions someone may feel during mortgage pre-approval and application ... such as nervousness, fear, stress, and anticipation ... and it's easy to see why the processes of home buying and financing are likened to an emotional … (24 comments)

mortgage information: Mortgage Escrow Accounts: What They Are & The Options You Have - 01/31/18 02:31 PM
Mortgage Escrow Accounts:
What They Are & The Options You Have
The topic of "borrowing power"  and questions surrounding "how much home I can buy" are raised almost immediately by prospective mortgage clients during our first conversation together ...  
It's understandable and natural.  They're excited and anxious.  That's especially true when the client is a first-time home buyer.   
Most are laser-focused.  Their ultimate goal is to find out:  
"What's the maximum amount of money I can borrow?"  Or when purchasing, the question is often simply, "What price of home can I view?"  Again, that's understandable.
But while that information is certainly a portion of what must be discovered and … (19 comments)

mortgage information: "Extreme" Mortgaging and .... Couponing. Time and Effort Well Spent ... - 07/05/11 07:29 AM
     Sunday's Chicago Tribune ran an article  regarding a woman named, Jill Cataldo. Jill is considered a coupon queen. She offers, via her website, a blog, news venues, and both live and dvd seminars, instructions on what has come to be known as "extreme couponing".  What she prefers to call coupon-advice.
       One of her recent live presentations (a four-hour event held in South Carolina) was attended by over 2500 people that wanted to hear her advice and learn her methods for saving money through utilization of coupons.        Here are a few interesting statistics I found regarding today's  popular "couponing":       Every hour spent couponing … (42 comments)

mortgage information: Searching for Mortgage Costs That Won't Weigh You Down? - 05/18/11 04:49 AM

Have You Received a Quote
from Your Current Mortgage Lender
That Seems Just a Little Hefty?
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708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience

New Lenox, IL

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