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  Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac, How They Impact Real Estate Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have been in the news quite a bit over the past few years, so it’s a good time to do a refresher on who they are and what role they play in the South Barrington, Barrington, Schaumburg, Streamwood, Roselle, and C...
3 Considerations When Making A Down Payment One of the challenges you will face when deciding how much money to put down on your new home is whether to put down a larger down payment or to take a bit of money from your down payment and use it to pay "discount points" to lower your interest rate....
Can One Missed Mortgage Payment Affect Your Credit Rating? Yes! Here's What to Do if You Miss One       Most people don't know whether or not a single missed mortgage payment can have serious consequences for their credit score.   The good news is that there are things that can be done to mitiga...
01/16/2015    Make Certain You Have A Buy ~ Sell Agreement A buy-sell agreement covers what will happen if one of business partners or co ~ owner (s)  becomes terminally ill, dies or wants to sell for any reason. It is important to clarify the terms and process of this sale or ...
Tips For Selling Your Home In The New Year Many people think that selling a home after the holidays and during the Winter season is a bad idea. However, there are some advantages to selling your home after the holidays and into the New Year. There will be less homes on the market, so there won’t ...
A Short Sale And It’s Affect On Your Ability To Buy Another Home The last few years have been financially difficult for millions of homeowners, with job losses and decline in home values devastating families all over the US. As a result, a great number of homes have gone through short sales, whi...
1/1   For Sale Details Price $209,500   -- For Sale By Agent/Broker   Property Details Type Single Family House Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 2 Square Feet 1,384 Lot Size 7,800 Square Feet Number of Floors -- Year Built 1989 Parking Spaces 2 Parking Type Garage Laundry In Unit   Property Description Titl...
Avoid A Wet Winter Basement With These Home Saving Tips       Home is where the heart is, as the old saying goes. The last thing you want in your place of residence is a basement that's wet during the winter. Wintertime is bad enough without having to deal with a wet basement as well. If your ba...
 The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday 01/12/2015, ruled that borrowers merely need to notify creditors in writing of their intention to rescind their mortgages within three years under a key fair lending law, potentially making it easier for them to walk away from underwater homes. For additional in...
Boost Your Home's Value Without Breaking the Bank With 3 Hot Renovations That Won't Break 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 renova...

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