Posts tagged "real estate agents"

Things You Shouldn't Hear From Your Agent

This blog has discussed before the important role of a real estate agent in a home/condo purchase. Chicago is blessed to have some of the nation’s top agents helping homebuyers find a suitable property. There are, however, some distinct warning signs that your agent isn’t right for you. Here are five statements you don’t want... Read more »

4 Chicago Suburbs Make 'Money' Top 100 Cities List

I’m a sucker for lists and rankings, so every year when comes out with its Top 100 Best Places to Live list I have to click through and take a look. This year, four Chicago suburbs made the list: Bolingbrook (No. 43), Naperville (No. 54), Mount Prospect (No. 56, pictured) and Arlington Heights (No.... Read more »

So That's Why I Need A Lawyer at My Closing

It’s always difficult to advocate having a lawyer at your closing when you’re an attorney because it just sounds like you’re trying to get hired. But this point is so important, it’s worth emphasizing as one of my first posts: When you have a closing, get an independent lawyer. Most people do, which is good.... Read more »