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Patty Romero, Real Estate Pro in Homer Glen, IL
Patty Romero answered:
Are there any homes for sale in Tinley Park that belong to a community where assessments are paid? Any with pools? Community pools? Community gardens?
Sharon,
Are you looking for a single family house or a condo?

If I can be of assistance, please contact me.
Thank you.

Patty Romero
Castillo & Associates
708-277-7620
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 9, 2014 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Aaron and Ch…, Real Estate Pro in Eau Claire, WI
Aaron and Cheree Tiry answered:
If I invest in real estate to flip homes and then sell them in a few months will I have to pay short term capital gains tax?
I would give your accountant a call and ask him/her.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 7, 2013 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Brian T Nevi…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Brian T Nevins answered:
What are the taxes for 18412 Pine Cone Drive, in Tinley Park?
Here is the link the for the Cook Property Tax portal: http://www.cookcountypropertyinfo.com/Pages/PIN-Search.aspx. You can use this handy tool to look up tax bills for the entire count ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 17, 2013 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Brian T Nevi…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Brian T Nevins answered:
Where can I find a realtor/lender familiar with the IHDA Grant and other Benefits available to Veterans and first time home buyers?
Timothy,

I have helped multiple veterans and first time buyers purchase their new homes using the VA program and a variety of down payment assistance programs.

Give me a call any ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Sep 17, 2013 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Scott Grabin…, Real Estate Pro in Tinley Park, IL
Scott Grabinger answered:
why are the beautiful condos in the Pines priced so low-they are absolutely wonderful?
The prices are low for a few reasons. First, there are several short sales in the area pulling the prices. However, the biggest reason is that the Pines are located in Rich Township a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 7, 2013 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Jim Simms, Real Estate Pro in Louisville, KY
Jim Simms answered:
I am looking for a rent to own condo in Tinley Park?
I agree with Matt, I have never financed a take out loan for one of these puppies. I have spoken to many, many people that lost all of their money on so called rent-to-own transactions ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 13, 2013 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
How can I tell if a condo or townhome is acceptable for an investor to buy to rent out? I dont see that info displayed in listings?
Have your agent find out. They just call up the association.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 28, 2012 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Scott Grabin…, Real Estate Pro in Tinley Park, IL
Scott Grabinger answered:
If we were looking to buy a bigger home in this market, is it worth it when our home is now valued lower than the price we paid plus the upgrades?
In order to give you the best possible answer to your question I would need to know a few more details, specifically, do you owe more than your current home is worth. Feel free to call ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 1, 2012 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Suzanne Hami…, Real Estate Pro in Orland Park, IL
Suzanne Hamilton answered:
Are there any incentives out there for first time home buyers in the Chicago land area who are looking to purchase a single family home right now?
There are some down payment assistance programs or very very low downpayments if you qualify.
And there are ways to get out of PMI payments.

Feel free to call me and I would be hap ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 15, 2012 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Synthia Noble, Real Estate Pro in Crete, IL
Synthia Noble answered:
how do i find a short sale or forclosure from banks before it is put on the mls?
You can look on public websites to determine if a specific property is in the foreclosure process (recorder of deeds). The recorder of deeds includes information on the liens, lis pend ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 26, 2012 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Judy, Home Buyer in Tinley Park, IL
Judy answered:
I am looking at THE PINES in Tinley Park for a purchase. I see online all of them have different taxes? why is that?
Can you buy a condo/house under the age of 65 ( senior tax exemption FREEZE) and then re apply when turning 65 and then get a better tax?
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 29, 2012 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Dawn Olson, Real Estate Pro in Bourbonnais, IL
Dawn Olson answered:
are newer homes more taxes? do you get a better tax rate if you are over 62?
I'd like to add that you not only have to be 65 or older, your income has to qualify, in order to get the Senior Freeze. You have to be below a certain income level and be able to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 29, 2012 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
im looking for rent to own homes within the Tinley Park High School boundries
rent to own is a terrible idea. It neither benefits the seller nor the "buyer." I would focus on either buying or renting. Not both. If you have any questions on this I would ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Feb 19, 2012 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Marilyn Glad…, Real Estate Pro in Orland Park, IL
Marilyn Gladwell answered:
what should i offer for a foreclosure in matteson IL?
You should receive a response from the seller regardless of the amount you offer. Are you an owner/occupant or an investor? The owner of a foreclosed property usually prefers to sell ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 14, 2011 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Attorney Ranj…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Attorney Ranj Mohip answered:
Is there options for a rent to own condo or house?
Hi Kellie,

You do have options in "rent to own." If you are serious about doing a "rent to own" or seller financing, consult with a Realtor AND an attorney BEFOR ... more
2 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 5, 2011 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Attorney Ranj…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Attorney Ranj Mohip answered:
What does "sold as is" actually mean? And what does "repair escrow $4300" mean? First time buyer, lots of questions
These are questions that your Realtor and attorney will answer for you. "As-is" means that the seller will not fix or warrant the condition of the property. I would suggest ... more
2 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 4, 2011 Home Buying in Tinley Park
Terry Farnsw…, Real Estate Pro in Crystal Lake, IL
Terry Farnsworth answered:
What has been the trend in property taxes in Tinley Park, IL?
Property values go down - taxes stay the same or go up.

Welcome to Illinois - the state where the elected politicians steal, misappropriate, or make bad investments with the tax reve ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Nov 16, 2010 Home Buying in Tinley Park
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