Home Buying in Lockport : Advice

change location

cancel or


K.C. Jones, Real Estate Pro in Texas
K.C. Jones answered:
Am I breaking a law by asking a listing agent to show their listing when I intend to use a real estate lawyer to make the purchase?
I would say honesty is the best policy. Tell the listing agent your intention. He/she is paid by the seller at closing.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 5, 2014 Home Buying in 60441
Vickie McClu…, Real Estate Pro in Lockport, IL
Vickie McClusky answered:
How can I get in touch with an investor who would be willing to help me buy a house for me and my two children.?
What issues do you have that you are not buying?
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jan 12, 2014 Home Buying in Lockport
AJ Nichols, Real Estate Pro in Orland Park, IL
AJ Nichols answered:
How do I get my name on a home title. It was purchased during a 10 year marriage and was the principal place of residence. My husband is deceased.
Sorry for your loss. Quit Claim Deed with death certificate., contact your real estate attorney, or title company, they will start the process for you.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 24, 2014 Home Buying in Lockport
Cynthia Bell, Real Estate Pro in Cedar Park, TX
Cynthia Bell answered:
How long do I have to wait to purchase a home if I sold my condo as a short sale? According to my credit report it just shows the mortgage as paid.
It depends on a variety of factors. But with a successful short sale the average is 3 years. Defiantly less that going the foreclosure route. Speak with a licensed mortgage lender ab ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 21, 2011 Home Buying in Lockport
Debbie, Other/Just Looking in 60445
Debbie asked:
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 14, 2010 Home Buying in Lockport
Mark Fleysher…, Real Estate Pro in Las Vegas, NV
Mark Fleysher, MBA answered:
how do I get my name on the home title - i'm not on mortagage?
A local title company or attorney would be your greatest resource for this.

The owner and yourself would need to contact the local Assessors office and complete and submit specific ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Sep 9, 2010 Home Buying in Lockport
Vivian Janka…, Real Estate Pro in Schererville, IN
Vivian Jankauskis answered:
Is the property at 16828 blackfoot drive, lockport still avail?
So far I do not show it has sold. It has been listed 4 different times. Starting at $599,900 and the last listing expired at $399,900 without selling. Please email me if you would l ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Mar 2, 2010 Home Buying in Lockport
Christine Ma…, Real Estate Pro in Oceanside, CA
Christine Markow answered:
I don't have an agent yet. I found this house and would put mine on the market if we could get a contract.
If I'm understanding you - you just don't know how to go about putting an offer in on the house you like?

I would suggest finding a buyer's agent to assist you, especially if you're ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 15, 2009 Home Buying in 60441
Margie Kehr,  in Arvada, CO
Margie Kehr answered:
If I have the listing agent show me the house, does that agent have the be the one who represents me to buy
Did you sign Buyer Agency and did the listing Broker ask if you already had an agent representing you?
This would be why...if you see a home you are interested in and you already have ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 28, 2009 Home Buying in 60441
Sam DeBord, Real Estate Pro in Seattle, WA
Sam DeBord answered:
We made an offer on a house for sale in Illinois at the end of Nov. 2008, (and cut a check for 5K) escrow,
Your only option is getting an attorney involved. You're risking a lot if you try to go on your own at this point. Attorneys do cost money, but are well worth it in this situation.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 4, 2009 Home Buying in 60441
Michele Nixon, Real Estate Pro in Naperville, IL
Michele Nixon answered:
I am looking for a townhouse in the Lockport-Frankfort-Mokena area. I have found many properties for sale in

If I had to venture a guess as to why this neighborhood has a lot available, I would say it is because this is a first-time home for most people and people are looking to mov ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 27, 2013 Home Buying in Lockport
Search Advice


Email me when…

Learn more

Meet the Trulia VIPs
John Bates, Agent in 60540
John Bates
Jonathan Darin Team, Agent in Homer Glen
Jonathan Darin Team
Homer Glen
Maria Casas, Agent in 60490
Maria Casas
Jeff Abbott, Agent in Frankfort, IL
Jeff Abbott
Frankfort, IL
Home > Illinois > Will County > Lockport > Home Buying in Lockport
Copyright © 2015 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer