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By Anthony Bollman
(Source 1 Mortgage)
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A lease with option to buy allows a renter to purchase a home after at least 12 months or more of timely payments made through a checking account to the seller.  A buyer usually enters a lease with option to buy with a small down payment and a negotiated purchase price of the home upon the maturi...

By Anthony Bollman
(Source 1 Mortgage)
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About Myself      I have been a respected lender within the Sauk Valley area since 1998. I am mainly a correspondent lender for US Bank, but I also have other resources.  My specialty is in first time home-buyers. Sometimes it takes creative solutions and knowledge to put a challenging transactio...

By Anthony Bollman
(Source 1 Mortgage)
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Lenders require at least 20% down on investment property. The best way to finance a flip property is to obtain a short term interest only portfolio loan due in 12 months.  This increases the buyers cash flow to renovate the property.  Some lenders are willing to set up a purchase loan based on th...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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Sterling, Rock Falls and Dixon Sales and Marketing Report The following graphs will provide you with a breakdown of sales for years 2005, 2006, 2007 for homes and multi family units in Sterling, Rock Falls and Dixon Illinois. 3 Bedroom homes in all prices continue to sell well. It should be noted...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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Sterling,  Rock Falls and Dixon, Illinois Market Survey Report  Real Estate Survey of Whiteside and Lee County Town Real Estate for SaleWeek of January 8, 2008 - January 15, 2008      CITYNew and Back on Market2008  /  2007 Went To Pending2008  / 2007Went to Expired2008 / 2007Went to Closed2008 /...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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Sterling,  Rock Falls and Dixon, Illinois Market Survey Report  Week of January 1, 2008 - January 7, 2008        CITYNew and Back on Market2008  /  2007 Went To Pending2008  / 2007Went to Expired2008 / 2007Went to Closed2008 / 2007Sterling7  /   73 /  68  /  62 / 5Rock Falls5  /  55 / 37  / 91 / ...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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  The total numbers are in for the Sauk Valley Association of Realtors. The following charts show sales activities of the top  offices in the Sterling and Rock Falls Area.  Each of the local RE/MAX offices are independantly owned and operated. These numbers represent only those sales that were re...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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  For Immediate Release:                                            For Further Information Contact:January 10, 2008                                                                    Brian Corwell 815-625-3722  Get Foreclosure Information at www.YourIllinoisHome.comLee & Whiteside Counties, IL -...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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You will fall in love with this large 2 story home  in Sterling, Illinois with 4 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths. This one has 2700 square feet of living space and is on a large double lot with plenty of nice landscaping. The home also offers a full basement, a screened in front porch and is ready for y...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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LOCAL SCHOOLS INFORMATION AND REPORT CARDS   For the Community of Sterling, Illinois   If you are thinking of a move to a home in Sterling, Illinois, or have a question about Sterling, Illinois Schools you are at the right place.   Known as Community Unit School District #5, the local system is a...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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Whiteside and Lee County Illinois2007 Marketing NumbersServing the communities of Sterling, Rock Falls, Dixon Real Estate         The final numbers are in on the total sales volume of homes in Sterling, Rock Falls, Dixon, Morrison and Tampico as well as other of the smaller communities in Illinoi...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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FIRE DESTROYS OLD RELIENT FASTENER BUILDING    On Friday, December 28th a fire broke out in the old Reliant Fastener factory in Rock Falls, Illinois. The city was fortunate that departments from all over came to mutual aid at the fire as well as at the stations in Sterling and Rock Falls. Special...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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NEW LAWS REGARDING REAL ESTATE In 2008 for State of Illinois  Hello all Sterling Illinois Homes buyers and sellers.  If you own a home and are planning to sell,  or are buying a home in Illinois a recent change to Illinois law is of importance to you. Effective January 1, 2008, all sellers of res...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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You see there is hope...please don't bury your head...  You may be one of the many  homeowners eligible to refinance your home with Federal Housing Administration (FHA) insurance if you are falling behind in your mortgage payments with a new program called "FHA Secure.  As a homeowner you could q...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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Sterling Illinois Homes and Inspections  What can you expect from a professional home inspection? So you have decided to make that offer and the seller has accepted. You have decided to have a home inspection. Now what? Well, if the home is in Illinois state law mandates that the inspector must b...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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Rock Falls First Time Homebuyer  In this day and age buying a home raises tons of questions for someone who is a first time home buyer looking for a home in Sterling, Illinois. I  know because I answer those questions on a daily basis. Over the years what I have found is that many of the same bas...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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Sterling, Rock Falls and Dixon Illinois  First Time Homebuyer In this day and age buying a home raises tons of questions for someone who is a first time home buyer looking for a home in Sterling, Illinois. I  know because I answer those questions on a daily basis. Over the years what I have found...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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Dear Sterling, Rock Falls and Dixon Illinois RenterIn the internet age there are several good ways for you the future home buyer to Find That Perfect Home in Sterling, Rock Falls or Dixon Illinois.  Some smarter than others.  You can start by driving all around town looking for signs...(not good ...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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Sterling is a small community of 15,500 with a sister city of Rock Falls with 9600. We are centrally located in Northwestern Illinois and are 90 miles west of Chicago on Interstate 88 (now known as the Reagan Tollway). Sterling and Rock Falls, Illinois is also about 50 miles East of the Mississip...

By Brian Corwell, Sterling, Illinois Real Estate
(RE/MAX Sauk Valley)
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Well it looks like locally the market has not suffered from the big downfall predicted by the media. Stay tuned as I will reveal the end of year numbers as well as what to look forward to in Sterling, Rock Falls, Dixon, Illinois real estate. I will also have updates on lending and all the ew prog...

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