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Karen Breen…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Each year around 65% of all household moves take place between May and September, so obviously you need to plan ahead if you’re moving to a new home this summer. While the act of relocating to a… Read more
Blogged Fri Jul 18, 2014 by Karen Breen Elia, ABR, CRS Home Buying Moving Military Movers
Brian Bleers, Real Estate Pro in 60605
Brian Bleers answered:
when is the best time to search for 2 bed,2 bath condo, present lease ends Sep 27,2014. Max price 2000 inclusive parking and heating. Location 60605.
Give yourself 15-30 days to look around and learn the market before you begin your search in earnest 30 days out. You're looking at a total timeline of between 45-60 days. Rentals in th ... more
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James Mccart…, Real Estate Pro in Chalfont, PA
Relocating to a new home can be a daunting task. It is often a very exciting but stressful time.Listed below are several resources available on the web that will make the move to your new home a more pleasant… Read more
Blogged Mon Jul 14, 2014 by James Mccarthy General Area Home Buying Moving
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Jeff Nobleza, Real Estate Pro in 60640
Jeff Nobleza answered:
I am in the Chicago Housing Low income Trust Fund program n my lease expires july 31, 2014 and I am looking to rent a 3-4 bedroom no more than $1300.
I just emailed you a unit I can show you. Let me know if you are interested.
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Andy Ogorzaly, Real Estate Pro in Wicker Park, Chicago,...
Considering listing your home? Are you doing your due diligence and interviewing a handful of agents or just choosing Uncle Ted? Uncle Ted is fine, but will he do a thorough price analysis and properly… Read more
Blogged Sat May 3, 2014 by Andy Ogorzaly Home Selling Property Q&A Moving
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Michael Rose…, Real Estate Pro in 60654
River West is growing and here are the reasons why...Live:  There are many reasons to live in the River West neighborhood including proximity to the West Loop, easy access to major expressways and public… Read more
Blogged Wed Apr 16, 2014 by Michael Rosenblum Home Buying In My Neighborhood Moving
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Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
Im looking to rent a 3/4bedroom april 1st my credit isn't all good my max is $1000 please help I pefer the westside but will take
Go on craigslist or get a good leasing agent. Its free to use their services.
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Michael Rose…, Real Estate Pro in 60654
Getting to know River North...Live:  A stylish urban neighborhood that borders the Magnificent Mile and is just across the bridge from the Loop, River North is the go-to district for those who appreciate… Read more
Blogged Fri Mar 14, 2014 by Michael Rosenblum Home Buying In My Neighborhood Moving
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Maureen Moran, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
When you declutter your house, are you choking off your life energy or soothing your soul? When it comes to decluttering your house, do you ever want to just throw in the towel (preferably on the floor)… Read more
Blogged Wed Mar 5, 2014 by Maureen Moran Quality of Life Home Selling Moving
Naketa Washi…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Naketa Washington MBA answered:
Hello My family will be moving to Chicago In July we have a section 8 Voucher and looking for an 2 to 3 bedroom 1-2 bathrooms house or Apartment
Great! I specialize in assisting individuals with section 8 and other housing assistance programs. I can help you find something amazing! My number is 312 854 9311. When you are due ... more
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Melissa Bauer, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Melissa Bauer answered:
Anyone have any idea how safe the neighborhood around here is: 410 S Morgan St Chicago, IL 60607? It's 4 min walk to UIC/Halsted blue line.
We cannot answer this question for you. However, I also suggest calling the local police station and they can give you some insight in the neighborhood. I would also say to check out ... more
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Manuel Brown…, Real Estate Pro in 60640
Manuel Brown (312) 600-5710 answered:
Family friendly neighborhoods?
Dear Morr,

If you are looking to move to Chicago one of the most popular neighborhoods because of the schools is North Center. North Center has great restaurants, shops, parks, et ... more
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Noah Seidenb…, Real Estate Pro in Evanston, IL
Noah Seidenberg answered:
Looking at two apartments in East Rogers Park. One on the lakefront right near the Howard St. station. One is a bit south right by Morse.
Check local police reports and incident reports. Look around the area on your own and make a decision based upon how you feel. Interview a few Realtors and fine someone you are comforta ... more
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Alison Rosen…, Real Estate Pro in Sycamore, IL
Alison Rosenow answered:
What are some tips to surviving a first Chicago winter?
Plan a vacation some place warm between February-April. You'll be ready for it :)
0 votes Share Flag Wed Nov 13, 2013 Moving in Hyde Park
victoriaeliz…, Other/Just Looking in Salt Lake City, UT
victoriaelizabeth009 answered:
Move from Miami to Chicago?
Hey! I know someone who is doing the same as you, but from Wisconsin to Chicago. They were asking their Wisconsin movers advice as they were leaving. I hear there are a lot of really g ... more
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Manuel Brown…, Real Estate Pro in 60640
Manuel Brown (312) 600-5710 answered:
I'm looking for a rental unit in the 60612 zip code for a 3 bedroom, I'm a section 8 participant. Desired to be in the west loop or tri-taylor area

Also check craigslist. Include in your criteria section 8 or sec 8. That can save you some time.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 29, 2013 Moving in 60612
Robert Pratt, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Streeterville is getting a classy and glassy new residential building.  The new construction in Chicago, named “Optima Center,” is located in the heart of Streeterville, one of the best… Read more
Blogged Mon Jul 15, 2013 by Robert Pratt Home Buying In My Neighborhood Moving
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Jordan West, Renter in Utah
Jordan West answered:
25 yr old white male moving to Chicago for job. Where should I be looking.?
If you need help from some Chicago movers here is a great place.
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Randall Lanc…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Randall Lancaster answered:
Im looking for a spacious 1 bedroom apt. in Ashburn or the beverly area looking to move in by march or april 1st!
I would like to recommend that you utilize my free website at You will be able to search for properties throughout Chicago and the surrounding areas. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 6, 2013 Moving in Ashburn
Allyson Hoff…, Real Estate Pro in Glenview, IL
  It’s easy to get nickel-and-dimed with moving expenses if you’re not paying attention. That’s why taking some time to plan ahead is so crucial. Here are some things you can do… Read more
Blogged Thu Apr 4, 2013 by Allyson Hoffman Home Buying Home Selling Moving
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