Chicago Real Estate Blog

Condo vs. Co-op: What’s the difference?

 
Condo vs. Co-op: What’s the difference?

In searching for an apartment, you might find some described as “condos” or “condominiums” and others as “coops” or “cooperatives.” 
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Taking Fear Out of the Mortgage Process

A considerable number of potential buyers shy away from jumping into the real estate market due to their uncertainties about the buying process. A specific cause for concern tends to be mortgage qualification. For many, the mortgage process can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be!

4 Steps to Follow When Presenting an Offer in Today’s Market!

So, you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home,’ and you’ve finally found it! The price is right, and in such a competitive market, you want to make sure that you make a great offer so that you can guarantee that your dream of making this house yours comes true!

Why selling your home over the holidays has its advantages

  It’s no surprise the housing market slows down during the holiday season. Between all the parties, family activities and holiday vacations, many buyers and sellers set their real estate endeavors aside in lieu of other commitments. With that in mind, sellers often ask if they should take their home off the market (or hold…