You may qualify for a $7,500 grant from the State of Illinois to help you purchase a place. Why rent when you can likely own and pay less each month to own a place instead of renting one?
If you have questions, feel free to contact me.
Baird & Warner
773 677 5340
Feel free to call Anthonie Calvin, he grew up in that area and knows it very well.
Real Estate Broker
E-Professionals Realty, LLC.
5521 W. Belmont
Chicago, IL. 60641
773 679 0229 cell.
Tell him exactly what you are looking for.
I would love to help you. Send me an email with more information about "must-haves" for the new apartment, whether you are interested in buying or renting, budget, etc and I will send you some properties to consider.
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