Home Buying

Welcome to the ActiveRain Home Buying section. This is the place where you'll find comprehensive information on everything connected to purchasing a home – and we mean everything.


What exactly goes on in a home inspection and how is it different from a home appraisal? Curious about what it takes to purchase that foreclosure you've had your eye on? You'll find out how to do it right here. Look around: the professionals at ActiveRain have the information you need.


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By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Moving to Florida? Check this one. Trump Tower One Sunny Isles Beach. Sale from $680,000. Rent from $3,100 Oceanfront. Luxury amenities. https://bit.ly/2NUJbpL Planning to move? Call us 305-931-6931. English, Russian. Licensed Realtors Miami. SIB Realty  Планируете переехать? Звоните нам 305-931-...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Ronald D. O'Neal Elementary School Ronald D. O'Neal Elementary School is a K,1-6 school in District 46, and is located at 510 Franklin Boulevard in Elgin, IL. It services homes in Elgin. Average taxes $5,040 Average year built 1905 Photos of Ronald D. O'Neal Elementary School Homes for sal...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Moving to Florida? Check this one. Ocean Four Sunny Isles Beach. Sale from $670,000. Rent from $3,200 Oceanfront. Luxury amenities. https://bit.ly/37SEUvU Planning to move? Call us 305-931-6931. English, Russian. Licensed Realtors Miami. SIB Realty Планируете переехать? Звоните нам 305-931-6931. ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Lions Park is a townhouse and single family home neighborhood built in the early 1960's. Lions Park is located in Mount Prospect, Illinois east of Elmhurst Road and north of Golf Road. Average taxes in Lions Park $7,018 Average association fees in Lions Park $150 ($100 - $204) Average home size i...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Montgomery home sales for the month of June decreased in volume by 6.7% when compared to last year, while the median sale price rose by 6.5% from $207,500 to $221,000. The number of Single Family homes sales stayed the same, while the median sale price decreased by 4.7% from $239,800 to $228,495....

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Moving to Florida? Check this one. Chateau Sunny Isles Beach. Sale from $1,285,000. Rent from $7,000 Oceanfront. Luxury amenities. https://bit.ly/2V895dz @SIBRealty@305ValeriaPlanning to move? Call us 305-931-6931. English, Russian. Licensed Realtors Miami. SIB Realty Планируете переехать? Звонит...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Arrowhead East is a single family neighborhood built between the late 1970's and early 1980's. Arrowhead East is located in Wheaton, Illinois north of Butterfield Road and west of Orchard Road. Average taxes in Arrowhead East $8,717 Average association fees in Arrowhead East $3 ($3 - $3) Average ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Kinzie Station is a 163 unit condo building built in the early 2000's in the Fulton River District neighborhood of Chicago. Kinzie Station is located in the Near West Side on Jefferson west of Fulton at 330 N. Jefferson. Average taxes in Kinzie Station $5,223 Average association fees in Kinzie St...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Columbia Station is a single family home neighborhood built in the late 1990's by Concord Homes. Columbia Station features houses with floor plans ranging from 1,748 to 2,500 square feet of living space. Columbia Station is located in Aurora, Illinois on Eola south of Ogden. Average taxes in Colu...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Monee home sales for the month of June decreased in volume by 37.5% when compared to last year, while the median sale price decreased by 5.2% from $207,513 to $196,750. The number of Single Family homes sales decreased by 33.3%, while the median sale price decreased by 6.3% from $210,025 to $196,...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Markham home sales for the month of June decreased in volume by 27.3% when compared to last year, while the median sale price rose by 122.8% from $48,000 to $106,950. The number of Single Family homes sales decreased by 27.3%, while the median sale price rose by 122.8% from $48,000 to $106,950.» ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Manteno home sales for the month of June decreased in volume by 45.5% when compared to last year, while the median sale price rose by 5% from $218,500 to $229,450. The number of Single Family homes sales decreased by 52.6%, while the median sale price rose by 10.4% from $230,000 to $254,000. Cond...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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McHenry home sales for the month of June rose in volume by 31.6% when compared to last year, while the median sale price rose by 9.9% from $193,200 to $212,250. The number of Single Family homes sales rose by 33.3%, while the median sale price rose by 1.8% from $221,000 to $225,000. Condo/townhom...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Mokena home sales for the month of June rose in volume by 22.5% when compared to last year, while the median sale price decreased by 5.5% from $320,000 to $302,500. The number of Single Family homes sales rose by 32.1%, while the median sale price decreased by 6.3% from $365,000 to $342,000. Cond...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Midlothian home sales for the month of June decreased in volume by 30% when compared to last year, while the median sale price rose by 18.3% from $147,450 to $174,500. The number of Single Family homes sales decreased by 18.8%, while the median sale price rose by 10.8% from $162,450 to $180,000. ...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Moving to Florida? Check this one. Jade Beach Sunny Isles Beach. Sale from $739,000. Rent from $3,350 Oceanfront. Luxury amenities. https://bit.ly/2Yp3qBR Planning to move? Call us 305-931-6931. English, Russian. Licensed Realtors Miami. SIB Realty Планируете переехать? Звоните нам 305-931-6931. ...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Moving to Florida? Check this one. Ocean Two Sunny Isles Beach. Sale from $1,050,000. Rent from $4,500 Oceanfront. Luxury amenities. https://bit.ly/2YpeJtTPlanning to move? Call us 305-931-6931. English, Russian. Licensed Realtors Miami. SIB Realty Планируете переехать? Звоните нам 305-931-6931. ...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Moving to Florida? Check this one. Acqualina Sunny Isles Beach. Sale from $1,750,000. Rent from $10,000 Oceanfront. Luxury amenities. https://bit.ly/2NnZLxMPlanning to move? Call us 305-931-6931. English, Russian. Licensed Realtors Miami. SIB Realty Планируете переехать? Звоните нам 305-931-6931....

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Moving to Florida? Check this one. Muse Sunny Isles Beach. Sale from $2,500,000. Rent from $11,000 Oceanfront. Luxury amenities. https://bit.ly/3fGut1oPlanning to move? Call us 305-931-6931. English, Russian. Licensed Realtors Miami. SIB Realty Планируете переехать? Звоните нам 305-931-6931. Русс...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Mundelein home sales for the month of June rose in volume by 2% when compared to last year, while the median sale price rose by 10.4% from $237,750 to $262,500. The number of Single Family homes sales rose by 2.4%, while the median sale price rose by 19.4% from $245,000 to $292,500. Condo/townhom...