she is a friend of mine and a Realtor in the Lemont area but mainly ... more
You will probably want to look into an FHA loan based on what you listed in your question. FHA loans are more forgiving with regards to credit score, allow as little ... more
Did the landlord tell you why he is asking for so much? Is he asking that amount from everyone, or just you?
Check with a local agent or ... more
Turn on all the lights!
Bake cookies and set them on the counter!
Make sure all the window coverings are 100% open (during daylight hours at least) ... more
From my experience, the bank will not foreclose on you for being one payment behind. These days, the bank is willing to work with you to catch up to your mortgage rather ... more
I know how frustrating it can get. The market is tough so we all need to be patient right now.
Maybe you can offer an incentive to buyers such as a Home Warranty Plan. ... more
I don't know about Illinois, but in california, there is a set procedures and very strict timeline before they can foreclose on your house; it takes more than missing one pay ... more