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Cindy Valek…, Real Estate Pro in Downers Grove, IL
Cindy Valek Mottl answered:
Is it really this tough to get a rental home in hinsdale middle school attendance zone? Two weeks of calls and not a single showing.
You didn't say who it was that you are calling and why you're not getting to see properties. Landlords? Realtors? When you asked this question last Wed., several agents activ ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 16, 2013 Home Buying in Hinsdale
Geoff Ommen, Real Estate Pro in Barrington, IL
Geoff Ommen answered:
I want to rent a single family/ town home in Hinsdale Middle school attendance zone. My budget is upto 3500 and moving date is 6/1/13.
Your timeline is perfect for a 6/1 move in. Inventory changes frequently. Let me know where you are coming from, and how you would like to proceed. My neighbor went to Hinsdale Middl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 11, 2013 Home Buying in Hinsdale
Casselyn Fei…, Real Estate Pro in Hinsdale, IL
Casselyn Feinstein answered:
When is the commission paid for the sale of land?
The commission is paid at closing, once your receive/transfer title on the property.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 14, 2013 Home Selling in Hinsdale
tim moore, Real Estate Pro in Nags Head, NC
tim moore answered:
Why arent the addresses of foreclosures posted and whats the best way to view the info on foreclosures?
If you are actually talking about homes that are in foreclosure and waiting for the auction to occur, those are not listed here or on most websites. Most people incorrectly use the term ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 14, 2012 Home Buying in Hinsdale
Jay Ruhm, Real Estate Pro in Schaumburg, IL
Jay Ruhm answered:
Can a dual agent broker withhold information from her sellers and buyers and then buy the house from under her own clients?
Dual agency is tricky.

Agents must balance negotiations with both sides, while having confidential information that affects those negotiations. They cannot use any confidential info ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jul 26, 2012 Home Buying in Hinsdale
Scott Butcher, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Scott Butcher answered:
Can you get a jumbo mortgage with less than a 20% down payment?
Yes, check with US Bank or a local mortgage bank that has access to US Bank funds. If your credit score is over 700 FICO then you might be eligible to get up to 85% - 90% LTV financing ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 17, 2013 Financing in Hinsdale
Dan Chase, Home Buyer in Texas City, TX
Dan Chase answered:
If we are planning to stay for 2-3 years, does it make sense to buy a home in the Hinsdale area, or rent?
Most of the time you will lose money on a stay so short. The real problem is closing costs and realtor fees when selling. It is possible house prices could increase by 45% in 3 years, b ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 16, 2013 Home Buying in Hinsdale
Anna Brocco, Real Estate Pro in Nassau County, NY
Anna Brocco answered:
Is it possible to build a new house in Clarendon Hills for $650 - $700 including lot and teardown in the current market? If so, how much per sq. ft?
For a clear picture, consider contacting any licensed contractors and ask for estimates based on your wants and needs and go from there.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Oct 5, 2010 Market Conditions in Hinsdale
Jamie Mangan…, Real Estate Pro in Illinois
Jamie Mangan King answered:
Cost per Sq. Ft. to build top of line 4200 Sq Ft. Home plus basement in CH or Hinsdale? No Lot...
For an answer contact manganking@aol.com
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 18, 2013 Home Buying in 60521
Steve Wagner,…, Real Estate Pro in Darien, IL
Steve Wagner, 630-433-6646 answered:
Will Clarendon Hills and Burr Ridge appreciate anywhere near Hinsdale over the next 20 years or so? Assumption that all areas go to D. 181 schools.
It's probably a fair bet that all those areas where the homes are in D 181 will experience similar market fluctuations over the next 10 years since schools tend to be one of the bi ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 20, 2013 Home Buying in 60521
Dan Chase, Home Buyer in Texas City, TX
Dan Chase answered:
How much on a Per Square Foot basis would it cost to build a NEW modest home in Hinsdale? $150 per square foot? $175 per sf? $200 per sf? I am not
I do not have an answer for this. A lot will depend on how much the lot costs. Add land, the cost of well, septic, and driveway. That usually is about $10-15k where I am.I have seen a b ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 20, 2013 Market Conditions in Hinsdale
Patrick Thies…, Real Estate Pro in Elmhurst, IL
Patrick Thies SFR, CNC answered:
If a buyer uses a realtor to purchase vacant land and the realtor is paid a commission at closing and then the realtor puts together the buyer with a
That's something the agent should have worked out with the builder ahead of time. The land is a separate transaction from the build. Many agents sell builders or buyers the lot a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 25, 2009 Home Selling in Hinsdale
Gail Jensen, Real Estate Pro in Burr Ridge, IL
Gail Jensen answered:
Do the homes in Hinsdale usually appraise lower than the list or purchase price? Thanks
I don't think so. As professionals it is our job to be educated and realistic about asking prices when working with clients. Right now the lenders are making the decisions sometimes it ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 15, 2009 Home Buying in Hinsdale
Tracy Houff…, Real Estate Pro in Hinsdale, IL
Tracy Houff Anderson answered:
Does anyone use social media in their marketing plans? What has worked or not worked for you?
I have been using all 3, just started using twitter a month ago, so I am still a bit of a novice there, but I am enjoying it. LinkedIn in is a must, but I haven't gotten that much traf ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 30, 2013 Tech Tips in 60521
Daniel A. La…, Real Estate Pro in Aventura, FL
Daniel A. Lamas, CNS, CMS, TRC answered:
NEED TO FIND SOME TEMPORARY HOUSING FOR MY MOTHER ...MY FATHER IS IN RML AND DON'T KNOW FOR HOW LONG OF A STAY
Hi Katie,
I'm sorry to hear about your father's situation. Please feel free to email me some basic criteria- such as price, number of bedrooms, etc. and I'll be more than happy to ema ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 21, 2012 For Rent in Hinsdale
Mary Strong, Real Estate Pro in Hinsdale, IL
Mary Strong answered:
Looking at Hinsdale
Hinsdale does have a few beautiful Victorian type homes on the market. They have been on the market a long time partially due to bad market conditions as well as being overpriced when ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 20, 2009 General Area in Hinsdale
PENNY O'BRIEN, Real Estate Pro in Las Vegas, NV
PENNY O'BRIEN answered:
Is there a web site that has a map of the primary and high school districts' boundaries on it for the?
http://www.ccsd.net/schools/zoning
I hope this helps you, let me know if I can assist you with anyother real estate questions Penny
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 22, 2009 Home Buying in Hinsdale
Brandon Schu…, Real Estate Pro in Westchester, IL
Brandon Schuppe answered:
Hinsdale: how/where to look for property? realistic?
I, along with my office, covers the Hindsdale area. Besides working in the area, we also live within the area.

Contact me and I can actually send you emails of land right through the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 9, 2009 Home Buying in Hinsdale
Tony Brust, Real Estate Pro in Illinois
Tony Brust answered:
RE: Listing Chanticleer Lane, Hinsdale IL, Ginny Stewart listing
Ginny;

I have the same problem and they keep telling me it is the feed we are sending. Send an email to trulia. After about 4 people I did gett a person who was very helpful.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Nov 3, 2008 Tech Tips in Hinsdale
Brandon Schu…, Real Estate Pro in Westchester, IL
Brandon Schuppe answered:
Why are average listing prices going up in Hinsdale? Any theories?
The MLS is showing that the average listing price in Hinsdale is $1,326,386.

If you need average market time or anything else, send me an email.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Feb 17, 2014 Market Conditions in 60521
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