Chicago Best Real Estate Pros Led by Genuine Superstar

A roundup of some of the top real estate professionals in Chicago. The list comes with a surprise superstar who ticks every digital marketing excellence box there is.

Baird & Warner Shines at Leading Real Estate Companies of the World’s 2019 Symposium

Chicago’s top independent brokerage, Baird & Warner took home 8 awards at the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World ® Annual Symposium 2019.

What Does it Cost to Live in Downtown Chicago

There are tons of lively cities to choose from, but Chicago continues to be a popular option, especially in the Midwest. Home to more than 2.7 million people, residents of the Windy City love the towering skyscraper, Chicago-style pizza, and the various parks including Grant and Millennium Park. Standing as the third largest city in

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Guaranteed Rate First Offering 1% down Payment Loans to Chicago Homebuyers

Guaranteed Rate is the largest mortgage provider in the City of Chicago and it recently announced its partnership with the City of Chicago and the Chicago Infrastructure Trust. It is to offer a mortgage program, helping Chicago residents to become homeowners. The Chicago Home Buyer Assistance Program will enable Chicagoans to qualify for a mortgage

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Chicago Area Foreclosure Market Report

Foreclosures in the Chicago area this past May are showing a decrease in momentum, according to RealtyTrac, Inc., a California-based online data tracking service. 7,582 homes had a foreclosure or short sale related filing in May, dropping over 20 percent from the previous month of April and 49.7 percent from 2012 at the same time period.

Chicago’s Best Realtor Follows on Facebook

There are numerous ways to stay up-to-date with the housing market in Chicago these days and Facebook is certainly near the top of that list. A simple status update from local real estate agents can inform home buyers of a hot new condo listing to hit the market or what neighborhood you should consider for your next home

Chicago’s Newest Suburban Real Estate Website Launches

Looking for a home for sale in suburban Chicago? If so, your new home search may be getting a little easier with the recent launch of Sobborgo.com. Although still in its early development stages, Sobborgo aims to be Chicago’s most comprehensive real estate search site.

It’s Time To Think About How Residential Investors Can Reap Obamacare Profits

Now that the election is over, and Obama’s lease on the White House has been renewed for 4 more years, it’s time for residential real estate investors to consider ways that they can benefit from the impact of Obamacare and other government policies.

FHFA Announces Two Winning Bidders, With Plans To Continue Bulk REO Sales

FHFA has released some information concerning the results of the bidding for bulk sales of Fannie Mae owned properties. The qualifying process began in the spring, for investment groups that could meet specific FHFA guidelines for capital assets, management capability and other criteria.

Chicago.com, Inc. Offers Simplistic E-Mail Solution at a Price

I came across an interesting concept today and thought it was worth sharing. Many real estate agents today have their own website and are highly involved with web- and search-engine marketing. In fact, it isn’t uncommon anymore for some real estate professionals to even have several real estate websites in today’s tech-savvy marketplace

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