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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Edgewater At Lanier, Cumming, Georgia - July 2020Edgewater At Lanier is a single-family home subdivision built between 1995 and 1997. Edgewater At Lanier is in Cumming, Georgia east of Highway 19 and north of Bald Ridge Marina Road. There is currently 1 home in Edgewater At Lanier for sale rangi...

By Joe Gonzalez, NMLS# 126036 (610) 739-6563
(CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC NMLS #3029)
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The era of social distancing has impacted everyone and this has left people wondering how they are going to maintain control over their sanity. The positive news is that social distancing doesn’t mean that people have to stay inside at all times.There are still ways to go outside and remain socia...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Brentwood is a single family home neighborhood in Des Plaines, Illinois. Brentwood is located on Golf west of Mount Prospect Road. Average taxes in Brentwood $5,783 Average association fees in Brentwood $0 Average home size in Brentwood 1,737 ft2 Average lot size in Brentwood 0.25 acres Average y...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Barbara B Rose Elementary School Barbara B Rose Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 220, and is located at 61 W Penny Road in South Barrington, IL. It services homes in Hoffman Estates and South Barrington. Average taxes $13,455 Average year built 1995 Homes for sale that attend ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Oakton Elementary School Oakton Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 65, and is located at 436 Ridge Avenue in Evanston, IL. It services homes in Evanston. Average taxes $5,175 Average year built 1945 Photos of Oakton Elementary School Homes for sale that attend Oakton Elementary ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Dearborn Village is a gated community of condo's built in the late 1990's. Dearborn Village is located in Chicago on 18th Street west of State Street. Average taxes in Dearborn Village $5,688 Average association fees in Dearborn Village $304 ($206 - $371) Average home size in Dearborn Village 1,8...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Marion Jordan Elementary School Marion Jordan Elementary School is a K,1-6 school in District 15, and is located at 100 N Harrison Avenue in Palatine, IL. It services homes in Barrington, Hoffman Estates, Inverness, and Palatine. Average taxes $13,819 Average year built 1982 Photos of Mari...

By Marco Amidei
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Metropolitan Tower is a 37-story condominium high-rise built in 1924 and converted to condos in 2007. Located in the Loop at 310 S Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Illinois, this historic condo tower is just across the street from Millennium Park, a block from the Art Institute and two blocks for stat...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Old Town Square is a 24 unit condo building built in 1998. Old Town Square is located at 301 W. Goethe Street in the Old Town neighborhood of Chicago. Average taxes in Old Town Square $10,199 Average association fees in Old Town Square $245 ($100 - $744) Average home size in Old Town Square 1,770...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Harmony Hills, Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin - July 2020Harmony Hills is a single family home subdivision built starting in the mid 2010's. Harmony Hills is located in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin south of Mill Road and East of Lilly Road. There is currently 1 home in Harmony Hills for sale ranging f...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Sunset Heights, Waukesha, Wisconsin - July 2020Sunset Heights is a single family neighborhood built in the 1960's. There is currently 1 home in Sunset Heights for sale ranging from $214,900 to $214,900. AVERAGES Taxes Sq. Ft. Year Built $2,890 1,126 ft2 1960 HOMES FOR SALE Address Beds Baths Pri...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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The Ponds is a single family neighborhood built in the mid 1980s. The Ponds is located in Lake Forest, Illinois on Westleigh east of 41. Average taxes in The Ponds $15,578 Average association fees in The Ponds $40 ($38 - $44) Average home size in The Ponds 3,659 ft2 Average lot size in The Ponds ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Windridge is a single family home neighborhood. Windridge is located in Lake Forest, Illinois west of Telegraph Road and north of Half Day Road/Route 22. Average taxes in Windridge $28,593 Average association fees in Windridge $0 Average home size in Windridge 6,679 ft2 Average lot size in Windri...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Wood Dale Junior High School Wood Dale Junior High School is a 6-8 school in District 7, and is located at 655 N Wood Dale Road in Wood Dale, IL. It services homes in Bensenville and Wood Dale. Average taxes $4,683 Average year built 1976 Homes for sale that attend Wood Dale Junior High Sc...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Weatherstone West, New Berlin, Wisconsin - July 2020Weatherstone West is a single family home subdivision built in the late 1980's and early 1990's. Weatherstone West is located in New Berlin, Wisconsin north of Cold Spring Road and east of Sunny Slope Road. There is currently 1 home in Weathers...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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3418 N. Sheffield Avenue is an 8 unit condo building built in 2007. 3418 N. Sheffield Avenue is located in the Lake View neighborhood of Chicago. Average taxes in 3418 N. Sheffield $6,644 Average association fees in 3418 N. Sheffield $250 ($237 - $262) Average home size in 3418 N. Sheffield 1,450...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School is a K-5 school in District 64, and is located at 1001 S Fairview Avenue in Park Ridge, IL. It services homes in Park Ridge. Average taxes $10,696 Average year built 1955 Photos of Theodore Roosevelt Elementary Schoo...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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1259 N. Wood is a 30 unit condo building in the Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago. Average taxes in 1259 N. Wood $6,451 Average association fees in 1259 N. Wood $293 ($240 - $356) Average home size in 1259 N. Wood 1,150 ft2 Average lot size in 1259 N. Wood 0.00 acres Average year built in 1259 ...

By Victoria Carter Guaranteed Services, TwoMoveYou
(TwoMoveYou)
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Twomoveyou GUARANTEED home selling systems, are realtors who guarantee, that if you don't love the home you buy, we'll buy it back. Ajax Realtor, Victoria Carter, and Kirk Rickman of Century 21 in  Ajax, Guarantee their Realtor services in writing. Whether you are buying in Ajax, Pickering, Whitb...

By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
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2471 Wildcat Ridge, Tallahassee, FL Coming Soon Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Reviews Follow This Home Tallahassee Homes For Sale Tallahassee Home Search Free Home Values Manausa.com Presented By: Joe Manausa Joe Manausa Real Estate 850-888-0888 Licensed In: Florida   Schedule a ...