Short sale

3 Critical Tips for Buying a Home in a Short Sale

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by Kurt Clements You just found your perfect home, and you feel like everything is right including the price. But, what could be wrong with your ideal home? Maybe, it is being sold as a short sale, and that could present a major challenge if you want to become be the eventual homeowner. I’ve had plenty of experience with short sales …

True Facts About 4 Real Estate Reality TV Myths

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by Kurt Clements Many of us are guilty of plopping on the sofa and binge-watching reality TV home flipping shows. The allure of buying and selling homes for big profits with no boss looking over our shoulders has major lifestyle appeal.  Chicago was one of hottest home flipping areas the last few years. Shows like “Love it or List it,” “House …

3 Key Advantages Of Listing Your House This Fall

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by Kurt Clements Homeowners looking to maximize their return on investment often want to know what season best achieves that goal.  Hint in Chicago listings go off like hot cakes in the fall. Getting near or full asking price can be influenced by a wide range of factors, including market trends, inventory and interest rates to name a few. It will …