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Real Estate Agent - The Freedom Group - Keller Williams Realty Infinity - 471.009781
Covering Naperville IL Real Estate, Plainfield IL Real Estate and Joliet IL Real Estate as well as Aurora, Oswego, Shorewood, Bolingbrook, Romeoville and other area communities.
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Plainfield IL Short Sale and Foreclosure Homes For Sale Snapshot for 7/28/10 Currently, there are 1397 homes for sale in Plainfield, Illinois according to MLS data.  In the past month, 93 homes were sold with a median sales price of $189,000.  The average sales price was slightly higher at $218,0...
07/28/2010
Do You Prefer Buyer's Agent or Seller's Agent? I'm sitting here frustrated today on my dependence upon other people in my role as buyer's agent.  I have two buyer deals that should have closed over 1 month ago, but for the meddling of others.  I like to think if I had full control, everything wou...
07/27/2010
  Is Your Short Sale Approved? Beware the REALTOR who claims to have an approved short sale.  It may be that the bank at one time agreed, in principle, to sell the home at a given price but I doubt many REALTORS are walking around with written approvals in their hands.  I made an offer on behalf ...
07/27/2010
I took a call while I was at a closing yesterday (a month after it was supposed to close, another WOOHOO!) and it was a man named Mike who had read my blog about frustrated sellers in Plainfield.  He had made an offer on a short sale and the seller's bank was PNC.  Apparently, he was searching fo...
07/24/2010
If you are considering buying or selling a home without the aid of professionals, please, please please read this entire blog.  The price of getting real estate experience could be more than you bargain for. On May 7th, I wrote an offer on a home for sale in Joliet, IL.  The home had been purchas...
07/22/2010
Today, I made it to 15,000 Activerain points.  The last points were added from posting a new listing and making 5 comments over the course of 20 minutes(took 1 phone call during this time from my wife).    It took about 7 months to accomplish this task, but I'll admit I wasn't always totally comm...
07/20/2010
3 Bedroom Luxury Ranch Home For Sale in River Crossing Subdivision, Shorewood, IL 24459 Bantry Dr, Shorewood, IL 60404  Offered at $300,000. This ranch home for sale in Shorewood, Illinois is situated on the south side of Shorewood, IL in the River Crossing Subdivision.  River Crossing Subdivisio...
07/19/2010
6/30/2010 We are in uncertain economic times.  Unemployment is high, the housing market remains in crisis, the gulf coast is being devestated, my clients are on the fence about whether to buy, sell, rent, or foreclose.  What is the right thing to do right now? REFINANCE NOW.  Interest rates are s...
06/30/2010
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It's June 29 today.  Only 1 more day until the $8,000 tax credit expires.  The House today passed a bill on to the Senate that would extend the tax credit until September 30 for buyers who have been unable to get their would be homes closed in time.  I saw a video today that stated there are 200,...
06/29/2010
 Don't buy a home without a home inspection!  Protect your biggest investment with a quality home inspection.  A Plus Home and Building Inspection has over 30 years experience in the building sciences, offering standard home inspections, warranty, and new construction inspections.  Jess Alvarez i...
06/08/2010
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