http://www.cookcounty treasurer.com and put in the PIN number. It's important that you have a buyer's agent that checks if the exemptions are listed correctly. Last year a lot of homeowners lost their homeowner and senior exemptions, and are not even aware of it. Taxes will show higher than they should be on a lot of properties because of that.
This is something the sellers can and should fix. If you have any questions about Skokie or other properties, feel free to call me.
Mary Lou Scinto Allen
Century 21 Affiliated
4632 W. Church St.