minooka: Search for Rental Homes - 04/22/14 04:51 AM
Rental Homes - Get A List of Homes For Rent Nextage Realty Solutions specializes in helping tenants find rental homes.  Our team of REALTORS and Leasing Agents are committed to helping clients find the perfect rental home.  Competition for rentals is fierce and you need someone on your side helping you to identify the newest and best rentals and taking action so you can get moved as easily as possible.
At Nextage, we believe that all clients are entitled to a safe, affordable home and we've created a system to help all of our clients find their next home. … (0 comments)

minooka: Whatever Can Go Wrong, Probably Will Go Wrong - 03/01/12 02:49 AM
Whatever Can Go Wrong, Probably Will Go WrongShort Sale Pitfalls to Watch Out For Short Sales are still difficult to get closed.  Don't let anyone lie to you and tell you that they are easy.  They aren't as difficult as they used to be, but there is still a long way to go before every buyer should consider this type of real estate transaction.Case 1:  Buyer enters contract with seller.  Seller's attorney manages to get the seller's lender's approval.  They then wait 1 week to notify the buyer that the sale has been approved and that the closing must take place … (1 comments)

minooka: 7133 Foxview Dr, Joliet, IL 60431 - 3 Bedroom Home For Sale in Kearney Glen ~ Minooka Schools! - 11/23/11 08:42 AM
7133 Foxview Dr, Joliet, IL 60431 - 3 bedroom Home For Sale in Kearney Glen ~ Minooka Schools!MLS # 07949143Offered at $174,728This home for sale in Joliet features a brick front, 3 car garage, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths plus a loft and 2 gas fireplaces.  Located near the intersection of Black Road and County Line Road, the home is part of the Kearney Glen Subdivision in Kendall County, IL.  The home for sale is located at the north end of the subdivision near the Foxview Drive cul-de-sac.  Kearney Glen features landscaped, well lit entrance, a community fishing pond with pier and a large … (1 comments)

minooka: Separating "VALUE" from "SALEABILITY - 11/18/11 07:53 AM
Separating "VALUE" From "SALEABILITY" An error commonly made by sellers when pricing their homes is that they fail to distinguish value from saleability.  The value of a home references the factors related to the property to cause it to be worth more or less than other properties.  Saleability references the factors related to the property that cause it to be more or less salable than the competition.Some factors that create value are : Location, Location, Location.  If you're in a more desirable location, you'll get more money than a similar house in a less desirable location.  Examples of more desirable locations … (41 comments)

minooka: Renter's Bible - 8 Commandments for Tenants to smoothly find a Rental Home - 09/17/11 07:06 AM
Renter's Bible 8 Commandments for Renters A follow up to the popular Buyer's Bible.  This is for all the renters out there.  Keep these commandments close and you'll get to live where you want without paying an arm and a leg for it.I.  Thou shalt know thy credit and keep it clean.  One of the biggest factors considered by landlords is a potential tenants ability to pay.  This is most easily measured by credit score.  A FICO score over 600 should be desired by all but the fussiest landlords.  If you're under 500, find someone who won't pull credit to rent to you … (0 comments)

minooka: 3 Bedroom Home for Sale in Lakewood Trails of Minooka, IL - 11/09/10 06:10 AM
Beautiful 3 Bedroom Home for Sale in Lakewood Trails of Minooka, IL - RENT TO OWN POSSIBLEOffered at $185,000 - OR Rent to own $1,750/moMLS # 07672581The best home on the block!  Built in 2004 and beautifully landscaped with rose bushes, natural stone and a sitting area, this Minooka home for sale is the envy of the neighborhood.  This is NOT a foreclosure or short sale and is move in ready.  Pride of ownership shows through. 

Inside this home for sale in Minooka are hardwood and ceramic floors throughout the first floor.  The kitchen measures 17x12 with plenty of cabinet … (0 comments)

minooka: Foreclosure Freeze May Expand to More Lenders - Effects of the Foreclosure Freeze - 10/12/10 02:41 AM
Foreclosure Freeze May Expand to More Lenders10/12/10Up to 40 states may begin investigating the foreclosure practices of many banks.  This will add pressure to many more banks to follow Bank of America's lead on declaring a foreclosure moratorium.  JP Morgan Chase and Ally Bank have also suspended foreclosures. There is no timetable currently for the bank to resume foreclosures.  Wells Fargo reportedly will not suspend foreclosures.  The moratorium on foreclosures will give many distressed homeowners an opportunity to sell their homes via short sale as they may be allowed more time to market the home.  Also, banks like BoA may be … (3 comments)