northwest indiana: Post Trib Article - 05/20/08 03:13 AM
 
In today's tough housing market, selling your own home isn't so easy
 
May 20, 2008 <script type="text/javascript"></script> Recommend From staff and wire reportsNEW YORK -- Savanna Forbes grabs a Swiffer mop to pick up a few stray dust bunnies before the open house she is holding in her Manhattan apartment. She already has printed out full-color flyers and tucked away dishes, books and personal items she considers unsightly.
It's all part of her effort to take on the risky real estate business without the aid of a real estate agent. Forbes is selling For Sale By Owner -- FSBO, … (0 comments)

northwest indiana: Merrillville House For Rent - 12/04/07 09:11 AM
Merrillville Home FOR RENT 5532 HARRISON ST, MERRILLVILLE, 46410 View Map Merrillville Home for rent. 3 Bedroom 1 Bath with full basement. Call for details at 708-466-8471
Details Asking Price: 1100 PER MONTH Sq. Feet: 1,050 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 # of Floors: 2 Contact InfoDouglas Willems Property Manager

Dir 219-730-8275
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northwest indiana: NORTHWEST INDIANA SELLERS WANTED - 11/25/07 11:16 AM

WANTED SELLERS THAT CAN'T SELL THEIR HOMES!!!
Willems Realtors has over 50 people on a  waiting list that want to lease to own.
Please contact Douglas Willems 219-730-8275, OR VIEW WWW.NWI2RENT.COM, OR
 contact the office 219-322-4024.
 
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northwest indiana: WILLEMS REALTORS OFFERS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT 8 OF 8 - 08/24/07 11:23 AM
Tenant services:
Tenant "Pay-TO-STAY" program (No cost to owners). Move-In Incentive program. Spanish Services. 24/7 Emergency Maintenance Services. Easy pay options Experience:
Legal procedures for eviction. Section 8 Housing and HUD program experienced. Office offers more then 50 years of combined experience. Family owned and operated business. Practicing Realtors Professionals since 1997. Specializing in Single Family Homes. Referral assistance for Multi-Unit buildings.http://www.willemsrealtors.com
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northwest indiana: WILLEMS REALTORS OFFERS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT 7 0F 8 - 08/24/07 11:21 AM
Eviction Services:
Eviction services: Full eviction- $500.00 for tenants NOT placed Willems Realtors. This does not include Collection, Attorney, or Court Fees. Includes the first 6 hours of Agent Services. Eviction advise- available for $75 per hour. Includes forms. WE ARE NOT ATTORNEYS. Process serving - $200.00 per serving in Lake and Porter County.http://www.willemsrealtors.com
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northwest indiana: WILLEMS REALTORS OFFERS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT 6 0F 8 - 08/24/07 11:19 AM
Vacation Relief:
Collect Rents. Provide maintenance services. 8-12 weeks only. More than 12 weeks, (please see full management). 20% of each months rent. Can advertise and place tenants, (please see Place Tenant Only service). $500.00 petty cash fund (Owner owned funds. Paid prior to start date)http://www.willemsrealtors.com
 Serving Cedar Lake, Crown Point, Dyer, East Chicago, Gary, Griffith, Hebron, Hammond, Highland, Hobart, Lake Station, Leroy, Lowell, Merrillville, Munster, New Chicago, Schererville, Schneider, Shelby, St. John, Whiting, Winfield, Beverly Shores, Burns Harbor, Chesterton, Kouts, Michigan City, Ogden Dunes, Portage, Valparaiso, Westville, Wheeler, LaPorte, Long Beach in Northwest Indiana Real Estate Market
 
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northwest indiana: WILLEMS REALTORS OFFERS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT 5 0F 8 - 08/24/07 11:16 AM
For Rent or For Sale:
Willems Realtors can market your property "For Sale" or "For Rent" whichever contract comes in first. Willems Realtors can list your property "For Sale". Please, contact office at for an"Exclusive-Right-To-Sell" contract. Willing to work with other listing agents.http://www.willemsrealtors.com
 Serving Cedar Lake, Crown Point, Dyer, East Chicago, Gary, Griffith, Hebron, Hammond, Highland, Hobart, Lake Station, Leroy, Lowell, Merrillville, Munster, New Chicago, Schererville, Schneider, Shelby, St. John, Whiting, Winfield, Beverly Shores, Burns Harbor, Chesterton, Kouts, Michigan City, Ogden Dunes, Portage, Valparaiso, Westville, Wheeler, LaPorte, Long Beach in Northwest Indiana Real Estate Market
 
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northwest indiana: WILLEMS REALTORS OFFERS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT 4 0F 8 - 08/24/07 11:14 AM
Tenant Placement Only Services: Willems Realtors will endeavor to find a "Ready-Willing-and-Able" tenant.
Properties photographed and surveyed. Tenants screened, based on credit, income, employment, and landlord references. Owner pays utilities, mortgage/rent, and advertising until a tenant is place. Owner pays one months rent for placement and advertising costs. $150 upfront processing fee. If services are canceled prior to tenant placement, fee is 1/2 month's rent. Willems Realtors assumes no responsibility for the care or maintenance of the property.http://www.willemsrealtors.com
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northwest indiana: WILLEMS REALTORS OFFERS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT 3 OF 8 - 08/24/07 11:11 AM
Our Advertising for Property Management may include, but is not limited to any or all of the following:
Internet ads- Please note, an estimated 80% of our inquires are through the Internet. More then 80% of theadvertising costs go directly to the Internet advertisements. Print media includes advertising through: The Times and town specific local newspapers. Multi-Media may include: Virtual Tour, Picture Tour, and (MLS) Multiple Listing Service. Other Advertising may include: "In-House Listing", relocation services, Yard sign and lock box. 
http://www.willemsrealtors.com
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northwest indiana: WILLEMS REALTORS OFFERS PROPERTY MANAGMENT 2 0F 8 - 08/24/07 11:05 AM
Start up fees for Property Management:
$100.00 One time Administrative Set-Up Fee. Required up front. $400.00 Owner "Petty Cash Fund". Terms negotiable- $250 up front and $50.00 monthly payments until met. Owner owned funds. Funds are used for services, maintenance, and advertising. $500.00 total. (Minimum of $300.00 due upon contract acceptance).Standard Advertising: Willems Realtors offers a "Standard Advertising Packet", at the owners expense.For the "Standard Advertising Packet" expect approximate advertising costs of $200.00 per month, and will notexceed $200.00 per month, even if costs exceed that amount. We can stretch your advertising dollar further thanyou can because of our corporate rates, agreements, … (0 comments)

northwest indiana: WILLEMS REALTORS OFFERS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT SERVICES 1 of 8 - 08/24/07 11:03 AM
PROPERTY MANAGEMENT SERVICESListed below, please find a simple outline of the services offered by Willems Realtors, LLC.Full Property Management Services:
10% of each months rent. Flat fee, includes basic services. Collect Rents. Lease signing services. Provide maintenance service coordination. Monthly drive-by surveys. Properties photographed and surveyed prior to each occupancy. Tenants screened, based on credit, income, employment, and landlord references. Six month minimum contract then month-to-month thereafter. Management fees deducted from rents. E-mailed Monthly Statements including accounting of all expenses for the current month. Hard copy Quarterly Statements and receipts, sent via US Mail. 24 hour Emergency Services. Owner pays utilities, mortgage/rent, … (0 comments)

northwest indiana: Northwest Indiana For Sale By Owner: Must Know Facts if you decide to list! - 08/08/07 12:31 PM

 
"The difference between listing your home at any price and getting your home sold is often about honesty".
                                                                                                                 Suzanne Willems
     First: Some real estate agents will engage in a bidding war of sorts to win a listing. This is unfortunate as no winners will emerge from this battle of inflated values. The seller is left wondering what went wrong.
     Second: Every over priced home serves only to help the correctly priced homes sell. When a serious buyer is looking for a home in a particular neighborhood, the buyer agent will show all the homes available for sale, then the recent comparable … (0 comments)

northwest indiana: FOR SALE- 2521 Venice Drive Schererville Indiana 46375 - 07/11/07 09:11 AM
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northwest indiana: $50,000 Hud Foreclosure for sale in Shelby Indiana - 05/23/07 08:24 AM
Shelby Indiana Hud Home Available
How and Where to Buy Local HUD Homes
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) sells homes at reduced prices that you might want to buy!  What is a HUD Home? "A HUD home is a 1 to 4 unit residential property acquired by HUD as a result of a foreclosure action on an FHA-insured mortgage. HUD becomes the property owner and offers it for sale to recover the loss on the foreclosure claim."    Anyone can buy a HUD home -- all you need is the cash, or can qualify for a loan (certain restrictions apply).   As with any large government … (0 comments)

northwest indiana: Post-Tribune v/s Hammond Times in Northwest Indiana - 04/20/07 02:22 PM
I read both papers. Some of my friends refuse to read the other and stick to just one. I do most of my newspaper reading online because the discussion boards and surveys can be interesting. Which paper do you read? Do you read both region newspaper? Who do you think has the best local coverage? … (1 comments)

northwest indiana: Search Northwest Indiana Multiple Listing Service (Free MLS Access) - 04/19/07 08:44 AM
If you are looking for homes available in the following but, not limited to  Cities and Towns of Northwest Indiana such as Cedar Lake, Crown Point, Dyer, East Chicago, Gary, Griffith, Hebron, Hammond, Highland, Hobart, Lake Station, Leroy, Lowell, Merrillville, Munster, New Chicago, Schererville, Schneider, Shelby, St. John, Whiting, Winfield, Beverly Shores, Burns Harbor, Chesterton, Kouts, Michigan City, Ogden Dunes, Portage, Valparaiso, Westville, Wheeler, LaPorte, Long Beach, etc. Look no further.
Free Search of the Northwest Indiana Multiple Listing Service:
 
http://www.willemsrealtors.com/search.php
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northwest indiana: Hud Homes in NW Indiana - 04/19/07 08:11 AM
 Hud Homes are sold by the government (through their contractors) as the means to sell FHA Loan Foreclosures. I have sold Hud Homes and you never know what to expect untill you walk through the door. Some are in pretty decent, some are dumps. It all depends on the numbers and what kind of work it takes to meet your standards. If you want more information, just link from our website for a free list of Indiana Hud Homes.
http://www.willemsrealtors.com/
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northwest indiana: Northwest Indiana Entertainment = Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville Indiana - 04/10/07 12:20 PM

 The Star Plaza Theatre is The place for entertainment for Northwest Indiana. Star Plaza Theatre is located on Rt. 30 at the I-65 Interchange. Lots of Big Name Stars have made an appearance over the years at this local Gem. Treat yourself to a great time. Get some tickets to see the Stars right in our backyard.
 There are some great acts coming soon right to Northwest Indiana.
The following is from their website which is
http://www.starplazatheatre.com/files/events.shtml
SESAME STREET LIVESuper Grover! Ready for Action
Indiana Ballet Theatre NW presents "SLEEPING BEAUTY"
 
  "WEIRD AL" YANKOVICStraight Outta Lynwood Tour
Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICALThe Musical - A Community … (0 comments)

northwest indiana: Sunday Drive to Marti's Place Restaurant between Hebron and Lowell - 04/06/07 09:12 AM
Marti's Place casual-dining restaurant located right on the banks of the Kankakee River between Hebron & Lowell, Indiana. My favorite place to just relax and enjoy  the nature views while eating or having a cocktail.From spring to winter there something to see there. Try the sea food platter it's great!!!  This is one of my favorite places in Northwest Indiana to get away.
 Web page : http://www.emartisplace.com/
Courtesy of http://www.willemsrealtors.com/
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northwest indiana: Your Property Wish List - 04/04/07 09:25 PM
Your Property Wish ListWhile your opinions on the type of home you want to own may change during the homebuying process, use this easy checklist to help you set your priorities and make the shopping process less time consuming. What neighborhoods would you prefer?What school systems do you want to be near?How close do you need to be to:(a) public transportation (b) schools(c) airport (d) expressway (e) neighborhood shopping(f) otherWhat architectural style(s) of homes do you prefer?Do you want a one story or two-story house?How old a home would you consider?How much repair or renovation would you be willing to do?Do … (0 comments)

 

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Serving Cedar Lake, Crown Point, Dyer, East Chicago, Gary, Griffith, Hebron, Hammond, Highland, Hobart, Lake Station, Leroy, Lowell, Merrillville, Munster, New Chicago, Schererville, Schneider, Shelby, St. John, Whiting, Winfield, Beverly Shores, Burns Harbor, Chesterton, Kouts, Michigan City, Ogden Dunes, Portage, Valparaiso, Westville, Wheeler, LaPorte, Long Beach in Northwest Indiana Real Estate Market


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