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Port Barrington : Real Estate Advice

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Wed Aug 29, 2012
Peggy S Baker answered:
Besides satellite campus's there is Lake County Community Collage, McHenry Community Collage and Harper College, all about equal driving distance from Port Barrington.
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Wed Aug 29, 2012
Peggy S Baker answered:
You can personally check out the Illinois School Report card for District 118 of which Port Barrington is part of. Schools in Wauconda and Island Lake are utilized by children in all Port Barrington communities. ... more
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Mon Jan 21, 2013
Ron Thomas answered:
The Lenders, (and the government) are just looking for a paper trail:
You can probably get 10 "gifts", but they will be scrutenized and you'll have to have Gift-Letter.

Good luck and may God bless ... more
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Tue Feb 17, 2009
Al Aronow answered:
You can easily find out the answer by calling your township assessor's office and give them a specific address. They have the square footage on file. You can also access the assessors website yourself which will usually have the information.

Al Aronow
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Sat Jan 23, 2016
Vassi Saviano answered:
This does seem like an extremely high number of homes. I having shown homes and having sold a couple in this subdivision. My opinion is that this area is a nice starter home community. It is an affordable way to get into the "Barrington" area of homes. I think given this fact, and the fact that most people live in their homes an average of 5 to 7 years, it make sense that homeowners may have outgrown their homes. Of course there are many other reasons that could account for the high number of homes on the market, estate sales, divorce, job transfers, illness, loss of job etc. This, coupled with long market times of today's real estate market, may put you in an advantageous position. ... more
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