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Thomas G Kos…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Thomas G Kossnar answered:
Can anyone can tell us a little more about Dearborn Park?
I love Dearborn Park. It's one of my favorite areas of the city. It's kind of like a subset of Printers Row. Lots of good restaurants. Walking distance to the loop, close to everything. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 9, 2013 Home Buying in Chicago
Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
Experts, What are your thoughts on 235 Van Buren st building in Chicago 60607. Is that a good area and a good building to buy? Thanks,
I wouldnt buy in there. We live and die by comps in Chicago. The developer has been slashing prices in here for years, which means you lose equity every time they do so. They havent sol ... more
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Bill J Delig…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Bill J Deligiannis answered:
This mortgage officer is SO fired. How can we find out what's REALLY going on with a loan when the loan officer is non-responsive?
Contact both the Loan Officer and his/her manager and ask for a clear explanation of what the reason for the delay is and what the Plan of Action is moving forward. Maybe your client do ... more
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Bill J Delig…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Bill J Deligiannis answered:
Advice/things to know before buying & living in a high rise condo (first time home buyer)
Keep in mind that when living in a condo you have to abide by the Rules and Regulations of the Association. You cannot do whatever you want since you are "living" with many others. Chec ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 24, 2013 Home Buying in 60614
Rekha, Home Buyer in Chicago, IL
Rekha answered:
Would like to buy a 1bd 1 bth condo that is in move-in condition and easy access to a beach. I work in downtown. What neighborhood is good for S/F?
A few more details- want to move-in by end of March. Price should be between 50k - 80k. Any buyer's agents out there, please contact me.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 21, 2013 Home Buying in 60601
Laurie Chris…, Real Estate Pro in Oak Park, IL
Laurie Christofano answered:
i signed short sale contract in chatham in March - held by Chase. Friends say the right lawyer can cut through the delays. Is that true?
I wish this was true!! I've had all sorts of issues with my Chase short sales this year, and I'm working with some very competent and experienced short sale attorneys. Best of ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 9, 2013 Home Buying in Chatham
Mark Davey, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Mark Davey answered:
Can a foreign investor to be owner(physical person) of an appartment in Chicago?
Yes you can. Would you be taking a loan or using cash ?
0 votes Share Flag Tue Feb 5, 2013 Home Buying in Chicago
Shanna Rogers, Real Estate Pro in Murrieta, CA
Shanna Rogers answered:
I recently made an offer on a home with a pre-approval from a lender.
Hi slishmov,

Your lender should not discuss any of your financial information with anyone except the people you have given them written authorization to do so. If they did, I would ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Dec 23, 2012 Home Buying in Chicago
Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
I recently made an offer on a home with a pre-approval from a lender.
It's ok for them to call your lender. They need to make sure it's legit. There is a lot of fake approvals out there. Asking if your approved for certain terms is also fine. Th ... more
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Philip Sencer, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Philip Sencer answered:
is there any parking for 3527 South King Drive #GN, Chicago IL 60653? Or is is street parking only
No parking with this unit and it is a basement unit. I would avoid these at any price. It only takes 1 water issue to screw everything up and sometimes it is almost impossible to find a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 21, 2012 Home Buying in Douglas
Philip Sencer, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Philip Sencer answered:
Ever see a seller back out of a contract due to "Lack of funds"?
Never, and your options are based on what the attorney states because this is a legal issue. I would think there 'should' be some sort of monitary compensation, but it's all about the l ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 4, 2013 Home Buying in Chicago
Darrell Hess, Real Estate Pro in Marietta, GA
Darrell Hess answered:
Income requirements to buy a condo?
Depends on the condo's HOA's. Typically you do not and financial information would only be between you and the closing attorney unless the seller requested it in the contract.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 3, 2013 Home Buying in Chicago
Cindy Wilson, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Cindy Wilson answered:
I have 3 ragdoll cats need a condo that will accept
Look for smaller buildings that don't have restrictions on the number of pets. High rises or larger multi-unit buildings will most likely have a 2-pet restriction. Find an agent you lik ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 22, 2012 Home Buying in Chicago
Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
Can condo owners rent out rooms in there property?
Sounds kind of odd. If its a condo I would check with the association. I can't imagine this could be allowed.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 20, 2012 Home Buying in Rogers Park
Joe Schiller, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Joe Schiller answered:
Data Accuracy: Whose job is it to verify the accuracy of the data on a listing on the MLS?
the agent is responsible for data..with conditional accounability
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 20, 2012 Home Buying in Chicago
Manuel Brown…, Real Estate Pro in 60640
Manuel Brown (312) 600-5710 answered:
Is it legal for a non-licensed individual to sell buyer and seller leads to a licensed professional?
Dear Chris,

It is not legal for a Broker in Illinois to pay a non-licensed individual for a lead.

Manuel Brown, Broker
iMove Chicago
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 19, 2012 Home Buying in Chicago
Bill J Delig…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Bill J Deligiannis answered:
Where is the top three best area for rental properties within the greater Chicago base on ROI ?
Great ROI's exist west of Western & South of 75th St.

Work with a Realtor to assist in refining your goals and keep you from losing to many $$$.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 19, 2012 Home Buying in Chicago
Joe Schiller, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Joe Schiller answered:
MLS status:CTG & Contingecy: SS
no..do not waste your time..
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 20, 2012 Home Buying in Chicago
Fred Yancy,…, Real Estate Pro in Woodstock, GA
Fred Yancy, Broker answered:
I am trying to find a investor to purchase. home cash for leasse to own.
As you stated in your question, you are struggling with credit issues. Most investors are in the investment to make money, not take risks on people who have already proven they cannot ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 28, 2013 Home Buying in 60629
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