Monthly Archives: February 2010

Living in Arlington Heights – condo community

I just listed a cute condo in Arlington Heights, an all brick community of 111 condos in South Arlington. Priced at $102,000, 5214 8th Rd South, #4, is the best deal going in Arlington right now that is not a distressed property, and has an owner occupancy rate of 72%. Continue reading

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Home inspections – how they can best protect you

Home Inspections are a critical part of the home buying process.  It was unfortunate that during the boom years they were often skipped, as buyers deserve the peace of mind that comes with being allowed to spend 3 hours in … Continue reading

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Is your real estate agent really representing your needs?

Technically, when a Realtor is engaged in a relationship with a buyer to help them find a house to buy, they are only representing them if they’ve signed an “Exclusive Right to Represent Buyer” agreement.   If one of these … Continue reading

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The case for buying a home, now

Now is a time of incredible opportunity for a potential homeowner. I feel as though real estate and mortgage professionals are beating a dead horse with this message, self included, but if you think you are going to buy a … Continue reading

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