agents: The Fat Cat's On Capital Hill "Stevie D" ReMax Keeping You In The Know - 01/13/15 06:13 AM
Lack of Income Is Why Home Sales Have Eased 
 
Real Estate today should be a buyer’s paradise.  Lenders have in excess of  $2 Trillion available for buyer's.  Property values remain at or below their historic affordability levels in most markets, and foreclosures have fallen to levels last seen in 2007.
Although the explanation is complex, the short version is this:  A large number of buyer's attracted to the relatively affordable Prices of Homes and extremely low mortgage rates, are unable to qualify for a mortgage, due to a lack of Income, which is down in many markets. In essence … (0 comments)

agents: Reciprocal Referrals and Networking "Stevie D." Remax - 01/11/15 12:24 PM
Referrals and Networking
 
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agents: What to Consider When Buying A Fixer Upper ... "Stevie D." ReMax - 01/08/15 11:39 PM
What To Consider When Buying A Fixer-Upper
In your imagination it seems like a great idea – you purchase an older run-down South Barrington, Barrington, Schaumburg, Chicago, and NorthWest Suburbs, property and you have the chance to fix it up and turn it into the home of your dreams. However, the renovation project that is simply a quick montage in your imagination will actually take several months or years and thousands of $$$ dollars in real life. The concept of renovating a “fixer-upper” property is exciting, but the reality is a lot of work and investment. How can you make sure … (0 comments)

agents: 3 Hot Renovations Will Boost Your Home's Value & Won't Break The Bank - 01/08/15 11:17 PM
 
Three Hot Renovations That Will Boost Your Home's Value Without Breaking the Bank
 
Are you feeling the "renovation itch" or perhaps looking for a fun project that you can take on which will provide you with a return on your investment? There are numerous home upgrades and renovations that can add value to a home without costing a large sum of money to complete. Let's take a look at three popular home renovations that can increase your home equity without draining your bank account.
 
Paint Your Home Inside and out
 
Painting the interior or exterior of … (2 comments)

agents: The 3 Minute Guide To Real Estate Flipping ~Get Started Now "Stevie D" - 01/08/15 12:35 AM

 
The 3 Minute Guide to Real Estate "Flipping" and How to Get Moving Today
 
If you've been thinking about investing in a real estate project,  you may have considered buying a distressed South Barrington, Barrington, Schaumburg, Streamwood, Roselle, and Chicago NorthWest Suburbs house or two at a steep discount in order to fix them up and sell them at a higher price. This is known as "flipping", and in today's post we'll share a quick guide to flipping homes and how to get started with this type of real estate investing.
 
Assessing Your Budget and Tolerance for … (2 comments)

agents: 2015 Home Decor Trends and What to Watch For "Stevie D." ReMax - 01/08/15 12:04 AM
Planning for 2015 Already? Here are Some Home Decor Trends to Watch Out For
Your South Barrington, Barrington, Schaumburg, and Chicago NorthWest Suburbs home is your haven, your place to get away from the world at the end of a long day. That’s why keeping your home décor on-trend is important: It will create an inspiring and relaxing space that you can enjoy.
Whether you are looking for changes you can make at your existing residence or you’re thinking about what to look for in a new home, pay attention to what’s coming in 2015. These exciting trends in home décor … (0 comments)

agents: Choosing The Right Mortgage, "Stevie D." ReMax Keeping You In The Know - 01/07/15 01:18 AM
Face The Numbers, A Mortgage That Works For You
Before taking out a mortgage to buy a Home in the Barrington Area, South Barrington, Schaumburg, or the Chicago NorthWest Suburbs, it’s time to take a realistic survey of your finances so that you can determine your price range and what size of home you can comfortably afford. Buying a home that suits your finances will mean that your mortgage payments will be easily within your budget and won’t cause you financial stress.
Many people, when offered a large mortgage by the bank, are tempted to buy homes that are outside of … (0 comments)

agents: Save Money on Home Energy Costs This Winter In 3 Easy Steps "Stevie D" - 01/06/15 10:35 PM
  Save Money on Your Home Energy Costs This Winter in Just Three Easy Steps If you’re like most homeowners you likely suffer the same fate when winter rolls around: higher energy bills. It doesn’t matter if you heat your home with electricity, natural gas or some other energy source; prices continue to rise and that means increased heating costs. In today’s blog post we’ll share three easy ways that you can save money on your home energy costs this winter.
Install and Use Programmable Thermostats
Now that Nest and other companies have brought Wi-Fi enabled, programmable thermostats on the market … (0 comments)

agents: Legal Secrets For Homeowners ~ "Stevie D." "Keeping You In The Know" - 01/05/15 07:09 AM
Legal Secrets For Homeowners
Being a South Barrington, Barrington, Schaumburg, and Chicago NorthWest Suburbs homeowner is exciting. It can be financially rewarding, too. Unfortunately, it can also put you in a tough legal position. Between the complexities of owning a house, having to deal with lenders and the risk that comes from owning something valuable, keeping yourself legally protected is a good idea.
  Here Are Some Risks -- And Some Ways To Handle Them.
HOAs. If you own a condo, townhome or other property in an association, the homeowner association is extremely powerful. Not paying their dues, violating their rules, or … (0 comments)

agents: 2015 ~ Home Decor Trends and What to Watch For "Stevie D." ReMax - 01/01/15 08:17 AM
Planning for 2015 Already? Here are Some Home Decor Trends to Watch Out For
Your South Barrington, Barrington, Schaumburg, and Chicago NorthWest Suburbs home is your haven, your place to get away from the world at the end of a long day. That’s why keeping your home décor on-trend is important: It will create an inspiring and relaxing space that you can enjoy.
Whether you are looking for changes you can make at your existing residence or you’re thinking about what to look for in a new home, pay attention to what’s coming in 2015. These exciting trends in home décor … (0 comments)

 
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