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 Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Fairview South Elementary School Fairview South Elementary School is a P-8 school in District 72, and is located at 7040 Laramie Avenue in Skokie, IL. It services homes in Chicago, Mount Prospect, Niles, Schaumburg, and Skokie. Average taxes $6,577 Average year built 1968 Photos of Fairvie...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Edgerton Middle School, Edgerton, Wisconsin - July 2020There is currently 1 home that attend Edgerton Middle School for sale ranging from $275,000 to $275,000. AVERAGES Taxes Assoc. Fees Sq. Ft. Year Built $2,981 $6/month 1,614 ft2 1966 HOMES FOR SALE Address Beds Baths Price 1201 E. Shane Ln. 3...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Orchards of Bartlett is a single family home and duplex home community built in the early 1990's by Kirk Corp. Orchards of Bartlett features 160 duplexes with floor plans ranging from 1,450 to 2,005 square feet of living space. The single family homes feature ranch, split-level, loft-home and two...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Stone Creek Farms, Mequon, Wisconsin - July 2020Stone Creek Farms is a single family home subdivision built starting in 2006. Stone Creek Farms is located in Mequon, Wisconsin on Stone Creek Drive north of Donges Bay Road. There is currently 1 home in Stone Creek Farms for sale ranging from $879...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Dalles, Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin - July 2020Dalles is a condominium community built in the 1990's. Dalles is located in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin east of Appleton Avenue on Main Street and Water Street. There is currently 1 home in Dalles for sale ranging from $179,900 to $179,900. AVERAGES T...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Homes for Sale in Lebanon, Wisconsin - July 2020There are currently 3 homes in Lebanon for sale ranging from $185,000 to $380,000. AVERAGES Taxes Assoc. Fees Sq. Ft. Year Built $2,174 $23/month 1,684 ft2 1965 HOMES FOR SALE Address Beds Baths Price N890 County Road R #N894 3 1.5 $185,000 N1778 Co...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Lake Grove, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin - July 2020There is currently 1 home in Lake Grove for sale ranging from $254,900 to $254,900. AVERAGES Taxes Sq. Ft. Year Built $5,221 1,966 ft2 1949 HOMES FOR SALE Address Beds Baths Price 850 W. Wisconsin Ave. 4 1.5 $254,900 RECENT SALES Address Beds Baths So...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Northridge, Milwaukee, Wisconsin - July 2020Northridge is a northern subdivision situated in the city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Northridge is located directly south of Mequon Nature Preserve and is home to Kohl Park. There is currently 1 home in Northridge for sale ranging from $114,989 to $114,9...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Deer Creek Estates, Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin - July 2020Deer Creek Estates is a single family home subdivision built by Gustaveson Homes starting in the early 2000's. Deer Creek Estates is located in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin south of Northwestern Avenue and east of Fancher Road. There are curr...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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East Sutton, Waukesha, Wisconsin - July 2020East Sutton is a condominium community built in the late 1980's. East Sutton is located in Waukesha, Wisconsin on East Sutton Place north of Madison Street and east of Merrill Hills Road. There are currently 2 homes in East Sutton for sale ranging from...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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River Walk, West Allis, Wisconsin - July 2020River Walk is a condominium complex built in the late 1990's. River Walk is located in West Allis, Wisconsin on Toldt Parkway south of Oklahoma Avenue and west of 108th Street. There is currently 1 home in River Walk for sale ranging from $195,000 to ...
Riverfront Lofts, Kilbourn Town / Westown , Milwaukee, Wisconsin - July 2020Riverfront Lofts is a 37 unit condominium building built in 1916. Riverfront Lofts is located at 730 N Plankinton Avenue in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. There are currently 2 homes in Riverfront Lofts for sale ranging from $479...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Majestic Hills III, Sturtevant, Wisconsin - July 2020Majestic Hills III is a single family home subdivision built starting in the mid 2010's. Majestic Hills III is located in Sturtevant, Wisconsin east of 90th Street and north of Braun Road. There are currently 2 homes in Majestic Hills III for ...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach was built from 1970 to 1983.Over 10 years took to built this complex on 174 Street and Collins Avenue. From 595 sq ft to 2240 sq ft condos in Winston Towers Sunny Isles BeachEach condominium in Winston Towers complex has gym, pool, sauna, library, auditorium, hobb...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Lauren Lane, Watertown, Wisconsin - July 2020Lauren Lane is a ranch side by side condo community built in the mid 2010's. Lauren Lane is located in Watertown, Wisconsin on Lauren Lane west of 12th Street and south of Air Park Drive. There is currently 1 home in Lauren Lane for sale ranging from ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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955 West Monroe is a 12 condo building built in 2006. 955 W. Monroe is located in the West Loop neighborhood of Chicago. Average taxes in 955 W. Monroe $8,446 Average association fees in 955 W. Monroe $374 ($353 - $403) Average home size in 955 W. Monroe 1,491 ft2 Average lot size in 955 W. Monro...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Pheasant Chase is a single family neighborhood built in the late 1980s. Pheasant Chase is located in Plainfield, Illinois on Route 59 south of 135th. Average taxes in Pheasant Chase $4,805 Average association fees in Pheasant Chase $0 Average home size in Pheasant Chase 1,991 ft2 Average lot size...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Ridgemoor Estates is a custom single family home neighborhood in Willowbrook, Illinois. Ridgemoor Estates is located on Ridgemoor Drive east of 63rd and Route 83. Average taxes in Ridgemoor Estates $9,429 Average association fees in Ridgemoor Estates $0 Average home size in Ridgemoor Estates 3,49...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Windings Of Pebble Valley, Waukesha, Wisconsin - July 2020Windings of Pebble Valley is a single family home subdivision built in the 1990's. Windings of Pebble Valley is located in Waukesha, Wisconsin east of Meadowbrook Road and south of Wilvernail Road. There is currently 1 home in Windings Of...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Merchant Plat, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin - July 2020Merchant Plat is a single family home neighborhood. Merchant Plat is located in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin on the southern end of Lac La Belle north of Highway 16 and west of Main Street. There are currently 3 homes in Merchant Plat for sale ranging fro...