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By Bo Buchanan
(Kettley Realtors)
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As of last week, the new Oswego Village Hall is open!  It's a beautiful brick structure at the corner of Rt. 31 & Washington in Downtown Oswego.  This Saturday from 8:00am - 11:00am you ca have breakfast with the Village President and Village Board.  Coffee, Pastries and a tour will be a great wa...
Our Short Sale Specialists Can Help You Achieve a Fresh StartHaving difficulty making your mortgage payments?Do you want lenders stop calling?Do you want to dispose your debt?Your mortgage adjusts soon and you cannot afford paying the new rate?Want to sell your house but there is not enough equit...

By John Hruska
(Homes Charlotte, LLC)
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Set your goals quickly, and adjust them later if you've aimed too high or too low. Many of the goals that have the greatest positive influence on our lives are those we set in unfamiliar territory.____________________________________________________________________________________________________...

By John Hruska
(Homes Charlotte, LLC)
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Definition of a Short Sale:  The amount owed on a property is greater than the actual value and the lender agrees to forgive the difference to avoid foreclosure. For all the homeowners who are upside down and can no longer make their mortgage payment, until now the only option was, well, letting ...

By Bo Buchanan
(Kettley Realtors)
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This weekend I had some time to walk around in Dowtown, Oswego and I stopped by the war memorial just outside the Oswego Public Library.  Although I had passed by the memorial many times, I had never stoped to read the plaques and discover this unique Oswego Landmark.  The War meorial has a grani...

By Bo Buchanan
(Kettley Realtors)
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ARBOR GATE, OSWEGO ARBOR GATE - SALES FOR APRIL, 2008 Arbor Gate in Oswego is located just south of Oswego Highschool, off Rt. 71.  Built by Centex & Montalbano homes it contains 215 single family homes.  As of today, only 2 homes have sold in Arbor Gate in the first four months of 2008.   During...

By John Hruska
(Homes Charlotte, LLC)
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Village Offices to Move Village of Oswego Offices Move to New Village HallOn Friday, May 2nd, the following Village of Oswego offices will be relocating to our new Village Hall: Administration, Building and Zoning, Clerk's Office, Community Development, Community Relations, Finance, Human Resourc...

By John Hruska
(Homes Charlotte, LLC)
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"Your chances of success are directly proportional to the degree of pleasure you derive from what you do." -- Michael Korda____________________________________________________________________________________________________________Always ask yourself what steps a leader would take, and then take ...

By Bo Buchanan
(Kettley Realtors)
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Hometown, Oswego is located just west of the river in Downtown Oswego and next to the new Oswego Village Hall.  For the second month in a row there were no sales recorded in Hometown.  Since the beginning of 2008 - 4 homes have sold. This same time last year - 6 homes were sold between Jan & Feb,...

By Bo Buchanan
(Kettley Realtors)
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Oswego, Illinois SOLD April 2008 Real Estate Market statistics for Oswego, Illinois April, 2008.  2 separate categories are included - Single Family homes (Detached Single), Condos & Townhomes (Attached Single).If you would like a more detailed report of your specific neighborhood please don't he...

By Bo Buchanan
(Kettley Realtors)
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ANNUAL OSWEGO COMMUNITY GARAGE SALEFriday, May 16thSaturday, May 17th Oswego will be having it's annual community garage sale in a few weeks - Friday May 16th & Saturday May 17th.  The garage sale is sponsored by the the Environmentally Conscious Oswego Commission.  You can sign up for the garage...

By Bo Buchanan
(Kettley Realtors)
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Two new properties coming up for sale.  These are foreclosures being offered by Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac.  They are not yet listed but I get notified before they come on the market.  Contact me for more details: Harbor Drive, Oswego Illinos.  4 Bedroom, 4 bathroom.  Not yet priced. Cascade Ridge Dr...

By Bo Buchanan
(Kettley Realtors)
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If you've ever listed your home for sale or looked at a home for sale, you've seen a lock box on the front door. A lock box contains a key to your home that will allow Realtors to show your home to prospective buyers. Every now and then I run into someone who just doesn't want a lock box on the f...

By John Hruska
(Homes Charlotte, LLC)
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"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined." -- Henry David Thoreau____________________________________________________________________________________________________________Daily Thought: Be open to your dreams, people. Embrace that distant shore. Because o...

By John Hruska
(Homes Charlotte, LLC)
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To please people is a great step towards persuading them. -- Lord Chesterfield____________________________________________________________________________________________________________"In the long run you hit what you aim at. Therefore, though you should fail immediately, you had better aim at ...

By Joe Graham, Naperville Real Estate Marketing Specialist
(Graham Real Estate Group)
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Oswego, Illinois is a great town along the Fox River in Kendall County - just southwest of Aurora. Until recently it was considered a small village and has since been transformed into one of the fastest growing communities in the state.  Kendall County was considered the second fastest growing Co...

By John Hruska
(Homes Charlotte, LLC)
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Ingredients 1/2 cup mixed berries of your choice 1/2 cup vanilla yogurt 1/4 cup cornflakes or Cheerios from the bottom of the boxPreparation  In a small serving glass, layer the ingredients beginning with the berries, yogurt, cornflakes or Cheerios and repeat another two times to finish with the ...

By John Hruska
(Homes Charlotte, LLC)
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"The most important things to say are those which often I did not think necessary for me to say -- because they were too obvious." - André Gide, The Journals of André Gide____________________________________________________________________________________________________________"I am not bound to...

By John Hruska
(Homes Charlotte, LLC)
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Long-range purposes keep you from being frustrated by short-term failures._____________________________________________________________________________________________The poor man is not he who is without a cent, but he who is without a dream. Harry Kempe__________________________________________...

By John Hruska
(Homes Charlotte, LLC)
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Well I hope all of the fellow active rainers had an enjoyable holiday.  The question I was wondering is how will you all spend your day after.  I can't belive these stores that are opening at 4:00am.  I remember last year when I thought 6:00am was too early.  Could anyone need a gift or a deal th...

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