Home Buyer Resources

Aug. 17, 2022

Join local online groups | Laurie’s home buyer tip of the month, August 2022

A monthly series of tips, tricks, and hacks to help make your home buying journey a more pleasant one!

Join local online groups.

These days, you'll find every niche special interest group on various social media platforms. Some of the more active groups are the local residents & homeowners ...

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Feb. 18, 2022

Simple Home Design Tips for 2022

Love what you see in everyone else’s home but feel stuck when it comes to yours?

I get it. Home design can be overwhelming — especially if you don’t have a knack for it.

To help, here are a few foolproof design tips to pull you out of your ...

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Jan. 27, 2022

How to sell and buy at the same time in Chicago or suburbs

The writing is on the wall: You’re going to buy— and sell — at the same time. 😳

The first thing to know is you’re not alone: 71% of buyers are also, simultaneously, sellers. The key to success on both ends of the deal is having an ...

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Jan. 27, 2022

What to look for when buying a Chicagoland investment property

What to look for when buying an investment property

Got your heart set on buying an investment property this year or even this month ❤️? Here's what to look for: ⁣

🎯 An attractive location. You hear everyone going on about "location, location, location" because it really is that important: schools, neighborhood amenities, shopping, businesses, and public ...

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Jan. 7, 2022

Just listed near Elmwood Park High School: 4 bedroom brick home

2425 N 78th Ave Elmwood Park IL 60707 4 bedroom house for sale

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Charming brick English style home in central Elmwood Park, close to Metra station 🚉 , high school 📓, and Grand Ave, just a few blocks west & south of the 🛤 tracks from the Circle ⭕️ (day care 👶, pool 🏊‍♀️ , library 📚, shops 🏬 ...

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Dec. 23, 2021

Top 3 Mortgage FAQs: Answered

Answered: Top Mortgage Frequently Asked Questions

Give yourself the gift 🎁 of knowledge this holiday season by getting your mortgage questions answered one by one. Here are three to help get you started:⁣

Q: How far in advance should I apply for a mortgage?⁣

A: Ideally, you want to start the process when you ...

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