Archive for Federal Tax Credit

Home Buyer Tax Credit Deadline Looming, Though Not for Military Personnel

Are you buying a piece of suburban or Chicago real estate? If so, I certainly hope you will have locked in your contract by April 30 in order to take advantage of the Federal Home Buyer’s Tax Credit. Of course, if you are a member of the military, foreign service or intelligence community, you have [Read More]

April 26, 2010 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Education, Federal Tax Credit

‘Til The Midnight Hour: 565 W. Quincy to Accomodate Tax Credit Buyers up to the Last Minute

The two-day Midnight Tax Dash event at 565 W. Quincy, April 29-30, will feature midnight sales center hours, pizza and plenty of Red Bull Energy Drink to help last-minute homebuyers complete their purchases in order to be eligible for the Federal Housing Tax Credit.

April 26, 2010 | Author: @Properties | Comments: (2) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Federal Tax Credit, In the City

Take Advantage of Free Classes from the Federal Reserve of Chicago

It’s Money Smart Week! The Federal Reserve has been hosting a series of free events throughout the week designed to help consumers manage their personal finances, and there are a ton of classes for homeowners or those that want to be. There are sessions on mortgages, buying a home, buying or avoiding foreclosures, federal programs, [Read More]

Refinance While Rates are Low

Have you refinanced your home lately? Now is the time. The U.S. Federal Reserve on Tuesday reaffirmed plans to stop a program that has helped keep mortgage rates down. The current 30-year fixed mortgage rate is just under 5%. Take advantage if you haven’t already. The Fed has been buying mortgage-backed securities, primarily from Fannie [Read More]

March 21, 2010 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Economy, Education, Federal Tax Credit

Chicago Condos in 1920s High-Rise up for Auction

A local developer has plans to auction off 30 condominiums in a vintage high-rise of Chicago Real Estate skyline before the April 30 deadline of the federal homebuyer’s tax credit. RDM Development & Investment LLC has been undergoing a $35 million condo conversion project since 2006 at 1400 Lake Shore Drive, a 1920s building located [Read More]

March 19, 2010 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Condos, Cook County, Federal Tax Credit

Ryland Homes Offers Financing Special on Select Homes That Qualify for Tax Credit

An old English proverb states that all good things must come to an end — but buyers who act fast can still get while the gettin’s good and capitalize on tens of thousands in combined savings until April 30 at several Ryland Homes Chicagoland communities. Not only did Ryland Homes have the foresight to build [Read More]

March 16, 2010 | Author: Walsh Communications | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Federal Tax Credit

Double Federal Tax Credit at Sunset Ridge Estates in Richmond

New home buyers looking to cash in on a deal that’s twice as nice had best hurry to Sunset Ridge Estates in Richmond before the bargain of a lifetime expires. For a limited time, KLM Builders will match Uncle Sam’s current special tax credits for home buyers. That means that first-time buyers can now get [Read More]

February 17, 2010 | Author: Walsh Communications | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Federal Tax Credit, Single Family Homes