The most important thing that agent is commit it to you. Alway available to answer on all your questions. You should feel like you are his only client. Is not so much experience of successful transaction if your agent do the homework and provide you with all important information and is able to fight for your rights you are in good hands. Trust your first instinct.... more
Have you confirmed that Chicago intends to pass a law preventing the use of masonry? If not, you may want to contact the city building department to determine if this is an issue.
Even if they do your building will still have value. Value is determined by location, condition and what a buyer is willing to pay for a property. Given the sluggish real estate market and that builders are not building new housing in Chicago this issue would not be a top concern if you were planning to sell your unit.
If I can help you determine the value of your unit please contact me directly at 312-659-5431. Good luck. Sharon Curcio, SRES... more