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Northern Illinois Real Estate – Deer Park & Barrington August 2011 Housing Market Statistics

Deer Park – Squires Subdivision The market statistics for home sales  in  Barrington IL and Deer Park IL zip code 60010 for the month of  August  2011. The current inventory of homes for sale in Barrington, Deer Park Illinois Zip Code 60010 is  lower  vs  last month and sales  this month over last  month  is

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Northern Illinois Real Estate – Lake Zurich August 2011 Housing Market Statistics

        Lake Zurich Illinois The market statistics for home sales  in  Lake Zurich IL  for the month of  August  2011.  There were 8  sales in detached single family homes and  2 attached single family homes  in Lake Zurich for the month of  August 2011.   The current inventory of homes for sale

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Northern Illinois Real Estate – Palatine Housing Market Statistics for August 2011

  Palatine Illinois The market statistics for home sales  in  Palatne IL  for the month of  August 2011.   The current inventory of homes for sale in  Palatine  Illinois Zip Code 60067 is  down  vs  last month for detached homes and  the same  for detached homes.   Sales  this month over last  month  is  up

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Northern Illinois Real Estate – NAR Reports Increase in Home Sales over last year for Midwest.

Shortsale property According to NAR home sales this month are higher than a year ago but lower than last month.   Home sales for the Midwest fell 8% over last month but are at 18.8% over sales last year.   The Home sales are contracts for home purchases and do not reflect actual closings that

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Northern Illinois Real Estate – Did you Know about Tax Breaks from the Sale of Your Home?

    Did you know¦If you are selling or have just sold your home and you have a gain you may be eligible for a tax break.  Some Tax Tips from the IRS article http://www.irs.gov/newsroom/article/0,,id=243682,00.htmle.       1.              You may be eligible if you have lived in your

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Northern Illinois Real Estate – Did you Know about Tax Breaks from the Sale of Your Home?

    Did you know¦If you are selling or have just sold your home and you have a gain you may be eligible for a tax break.  Some Tax Tips from the IRS article http://www.irs.gov/newsroom/article/0,,id=243682,00.htmle.       1.              You may be eligible if you have lived in your

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Northern Illinois Real Estate – One of My Favorite First Time Home Buyers Story. (part 4 of 4)

  Closing the DealAs I™ve written in previous blog posts, Julie Anne helped us find our new home, put in an offer and complete the home inspection. With those tasks checked off our list, all that was left to do was close on the house, get the keys and move right in!We had 45 days

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Northern Illinois Real Estate – Deer Park & Barrington June 2011 Housing Market Statistics

  Deer Park – Squires Subdivision The market statistics for home sales  in  Barrington IL and Deer Park IL zip code 60010 for the month of June  2011.   The current inventory of homes for sale in Barrington, Deer Park Illinois Zip Code 60010 is  lower  vs  last month and sales  this month over last

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Northern Illinois Real Estate – Illinois Law launched a new campaign “Drive Now – Text Later”

 This post has nothing to do with Real Estate but everything to do with staying alive and then someday you can buy a home  or sell a property  through me and my real estate team. It is illegal to text and drive on public highways and roads for everyone! Illinois Law  States * It is

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Northern Illinois Real Estate – Is a Property Sold “As Is” really “As Is” ?

  I remember when the real estate market was a sellers market and the buyers were competing to get the seller to accept their bid over another buyers.   OK I am dating my years in the real estate business.   Well times have changed and it is now a buyers real estate market and

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