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Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
I appreciate everyone's help on my last question. In no way did I mean it that question into bad way, shape, or form. I am currently new to the area
Get a good Realtor to help you out. Its free to use their services.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 21, 2014 In My Neighborhood in Bucktown
J Maggio, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
J Maggio answered:
what is the average retail lease per square foot in the 6 corner area of Wicker Park?
I would speak with a Commercial Agent that knows this area well.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 7, 2013 Home Buying in Bucktown
Carrie McCor…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Carrie McCormick answered:
What is the avg. 3 bedroom rental price in Bucktown? How has tax rates and insurance costs increased this year in Bucktown?
I have listed approx 50 rentals in Bucktown so far this year and my average 3 bedroom rate is $3,000 per month. The properties are very well upgraded with hardwood, fireplaces, stainle ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Aug 4, 2013 Rental Basics in Bucktown
Hans Ziegenb…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Hans Ziegenbein answered:
is it dangerous at the Damen O"Hare train stop? Best stop to take for the train?
I recommend my clients research areas and start with the Chicago Police site for crime stats:
http://gis.chicagopolice.org/
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jun 22, 2013 Traffic & Public Transportation in Bucktown
Santiago ken…, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Santiago kensel Sanchez - CDPE answered:
where is the metra station?
Work with a realtor , or google metra station
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 23, 2013 Traffic & Public Transportation in Bucktown
James P. Mic…, Real Estate Pro in 60605
James P. Michaels answered:
Does anyone know about the listing on 1848 W Cortland.?
email me at jmichaels@remax.net and I will send you what I have on that one
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 10, 2013 Rentals in Bucktown
Matt Hoyt, Real Estate Pro in 60015
Matt Hoyt answered:
If both parties have signed the contract but the buyer wants out, what rights does the seller have?
depends what stage your in per the contract. The best you can do is get their earnest money in some cases.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 6, 2013 Home Selling in Bucktown
Maja Brajic, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Maja Brajic answered:
What are some important questions to ask a potential realtor when trying to learn about their history?
The most important thing that agent is commit it to you. Alway available to answer on all your questions. You should feel like you are his only client. Is not so much experience of suc ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 4, 2013 Home Selling in Bucktown
Dennie, Home Buyer in Chicago, IL
Dennie answered:
What are typical dues for condos? and what is the property tax rate?
But what is the city's tax rate? http://www.cookcountypropertyinfo.com/PropertyTaxSystem/Pages/How-The-Property-Tax-System-Works.aspx

The assessor assesses a value on the property w ... more
1 vote Share Flag Wed Oct 31, 2012 Home Buying in Bucktown
Paluch, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Paluch answered:
I need to find a contractor that deals with 203K loans, I heard no one wants to work with this type of loan?
We serve the entire Chicagoland area. We are 203k, HomePath, and HUD approved. We are also partners with a 203k specialist who helps our clients to make sure all of the documents are in ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 17, 2012 Remodel & Renovate in Bucktown
Sarah, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Sarah answered:
What is the difference between the real estate market n Ukranian Villlage, Wicker Park / Bucktown and Roscoe?
You can get more for your money in Ukrainian Village, however not by much as it is becoming an increasingly more popular place to live. Rentals in Wicker Park, Bucktown and Roscoe Vill ... more
1 vote Share Flag Sat Jul 14, 2012 Home Buying in Bucktown
Matt Laricy, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Matt Laricy answered:
what percentage below asking price can you expect in the kingston, ny area. I am looking at a townhouse and asking price is 155,000.
FYI this question was put in a Chicago section. You may want to direct it elsewhere to get better responses.

Matt Laricy
Americorp Real Estate
Brokers Associate, e-PRO
Mlaricy@ame ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 8, 2011 Home Buying in Bucktown
Steve Roake, Real Estate Pro in Aurora, IL
Steve Roake answered:
What percentage below asking price could you typically expect to have accepted in Franklin, NH.?
I don't know about Franklin, NH, but I'd imagine that the percentage is pretty close to the same around the country. The last market survey I did came in at 93.6% of list pri ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 8, 2010 Home Buying in Bucktown
Sharon Curcio, Real Estate Pro in Portsmouth, NH
Sharon Curcio answered:
What is the position on holding onto masonry buildings?
Have you confirmed that Chicago intends to pass a law preventing the use of masonry? If not, you may want to contact the city building department to determine if this is an issue.

Ev ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 18, 2009 Home Selling in Bucktown
Newman-Mitri…, Real Estate Pro in Near North Side, Chi...
Newman-Mitrick RE Group answered:
Bucktown - What's your opinion on the market?
Bucktown/Wicker Park is one of the most solid properties in the country. I just did a day long financial analysis of the entire area I used for a client's curiosity and several article ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Nov 23, 2008 Market Conditions in Bucktown
Carlin, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Carlin answered:
My condo deal imploded and I'm out on the street in 3-weeks. I'm on the fence about finding temporary
Your agent should be able to answer these questions for you George.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 14, 2008 Home Buying in Bucktown
La, Home Buyer in Chicago, IL
La answered:
Do you just walk away when a place you want doesn't appraise for the price the seller has it listed at?
George,
Does this happen to be unit 503@1927?
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 22, 2008 Financing in Bucktown
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
Despite making two almost full-price, non-contingent offers, we ended up being outbid and losing out on two
I agree with Jim. It actually sounds like your agent is doing a very good job in finding houses that are great values. Once that occurs, as others suggest, make sure that your offer is ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 19, 2008 Home Buying in Bucktown
Loganguy, Other/Just Looking in Logan Square, Chicago,...
Loganguy answered:
Space between the sidewalk and the street?
I know all about this one from working with the Streets/Sanitation dept and the CPD. There are guidelines on improvement but essentially, don't have anything that will obstruct views, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 6, 2008 Home Buying in Bucktown
Kim Korber, Real Estate Pro in Chicago, IL
Kim Korber answered:
What percentage below asking price could you typically expect to have accepted in the Bucktown/Wicker?
If a property is priced correctly, typically 3 to 7% is a reasonable expectation to negotiate off.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 26, 2008 Home Buying in Bucktown
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