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A Million+ Boomerang Buyers about to Enter Market

A Million+ Boomerang Buyers about to Enter Market   TransUnion recently released the results of a new study titled “The Bubble, the Burst and Now – What Happened to the Consumer?” The study revealed that 1.5 million homeowners that were negatively impacted by the housing crisis could re-enter the housing market in the next ...

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One-Third of Deals Face Closing Delays

One-Third of Deals Face Closing Delays SOURCE:  DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | THURSDAY, JANUARY 21, 2016 You may want to brace your clients: Closing glitches can be fairly common. The three biggest causes for a closing delay: Buyer financing setbacks Home inspection issues Appraisals that are different from the agreed-upon ...

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@Properties Market Minute – #1 Luxury Brokerage Firm in Chicago

As the #1 luxury brokerage firm in Chicago and the North Shore, @properties knows the high-end marketplace better than just about any real estate company. In this month’s Market Minute video, we spoke with Paul Boomsma, president of Luxury Portfolio International®, about the state of high-end real estate and important ...

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What Do You Actually Need to Get a Mortgage?

What Do You Actually Need to Get a Mortgage? Fannie Mae recently released their “What do consumers know about the Mortgage Qualification Criteria?” Study. The study revealed that Americans are misinformed about what is required to qualify for a mortgage when purchasing a home. Here are three takeaways: 59% of Americans either don’t ...

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North Shore Neighborhood Market Report December-January

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Chicago Neighborhood Market Report for December-January

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December-January NW Suburbs Neighborhood Market Report

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Are You Wondering What It Takes To Buy Your First Home?

Are You Wondering What It Takes To Buy Your First Home? There are many people sitting on the sidelines trying to decide if they should purchase a home or sign a rental lease. Some might wonder if it makes sense to purchase a house before they are married and have ...

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¿Por qué los estadounidenses consideran el mudarse? [INFOGRAFíA]

¿Por qué los estadounidenses consideran el mudarse? [INFOGRAFíA] Algunos aspectos destacados: En una encuesta reciente de Harris Poll, los estadounidenses pusieron en lista “mejor ambiente/clima” como su razón principal para querer mudarse. 41 % se mudarían por una mejor oportunidad de trabajo. Estar cerca a los seres queridos ocupado 3 de ...

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