Archive for Homebuying Tips

Brush Up On Your Real Estate Terms

When beginning a search on the internet for homes available in a Chicago neighborhood, you may notice some terms that you are not familiar with.  There are some important real estate terms that are essential to understanding the home buying process. Before starting process, here is a list of the most common real estate terms [Read More]

July 22, 2016 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Education, Homebuying Tips

Valuable Tips for First Time Homebuyers

Now that you’ve decided it’s time to purchase your first home in Chicago, you might be wondering where to begin. Buying a home can be stressful, but before you even start looking, there are some valuable tips that can help make the process a little less overwhelming. Start saving right away: Even if you are [Read More]

March 24, 2016 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (1) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Education, Homebuying Tips, Locations

How to Show Your Home When You Have Pets

Last week, we posted an article about finding the perfect home if you are a pet owner, but what if you are selling your Chicago home and you have pets? While we all love our furry friends, they can cause damage that may be off-putting to others. Here are a few tips that homeowners can [Read More]

March 04, 2016 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (1) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Education, Homebuying Tips

How to Buy the Purrfect Home for Your Pets

As you begin your tour of Chicago neighborhoods that have homes for sale, you’re looking for a house that has everything you want, such as the number of bedrooms, bathrooms and the size of the backyard. But there’s something you might be forgetting. If you’re a pet owner you may not have thought to add [Read More]

February 25, 2016 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Education, Homebuying Tips

Live Your Dream – Now is the Time to Buy

Now that we’ve celebrated New Year’s Eve and rung in 2016, it’s time to get started on the resolutions that you set for yourself this year. If one of your resolutions is to take the plunge and purchase your dream Chicago home, you’re in luck. 2016 is the year to buy! With mortgage rates being [Read More]

January 14, 2016 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Economy AOI, Education, Homebuying Tips

When Is The Best Time To Purchase A Home?

The time has come for you to purchase a new home. As you start to look at real estate around Chicagoland, it occurs to you…when is the best time to purchase a home?  You may be thinking, “Is fall the best time, summer, or spring? Definitely not winter!” This question is first on your list [Read More]

November 09, 2015 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Economy, Economy AOI, Education, Featured, Homebuying Tips, Locations

New Residents Guide to the Best Pizza Joints in Chicago

Chicago is famous for many things. It is “The Windy City,” home of da’Bears, home of the Cubs—the longest running baseball franchise in history—and the birthplace of Chicago-style pizza. Chicago-style pizza is so good that you might want to be strategic about where you live in reference to some of Chicago’s most famous pizza joints. [Read More]

February 09, 2015 | Author: Bryan Nonni | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Cook County, Homebuying Tips, New Homes