What is a Pre-Foreclosure?

With millions of homes across the country going into foreclosure, it’s important for both buyers and mortgage holders to understand the process. So what is a pre-foreclosure in anyway? Many homeowners across America and are facing difficulties making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending institution will issue a … Continued

How to Avoid Foreclosure

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in ] are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can do … Continued

Home Buyers In – We Analyze The 3 Ways To Sell

Looking For Home Buyers In ? We Analyze The 3 Ways To Sell Your Home In If you own a home and are thinking about selling to home buyers in , you have a number of selling options available to you. In this blog post, we’ll look at those 3 ways and break them down … Continued

4 Ways To Deal With A Frustrating Tenant In

Are you a landlord with frustrating tenants? You’re not alone. Many landlords find out the hard way that they have frustrating tenants in one of their rental properties. In this article, we’re sharing 4 ways to deal with a frustrating tenant in and in the zip code. If you own a rental property, sooner or … Continued

Short Sale vs Foreclosure – What’s the Difference in ?

Whether you’re a buyer or a borrower/seller, a short sale, and foreclosure each present different advantages and difficulties. What Is A Foreclosure In , Illinois? In simple terms… “A foreclosed home is one in which the owner is unable to make his mortgage loan payments and the bank repossessed the home” (source).  If you stop … Continued

Direct Sale a House vs. FSBO vs. An Agent – houseo LLC

There is more than one way to sell your house! So many people get wrapped up in the idea of listing, that they don’t explore all of the ways a home can be sold. Many people miss out on saving time and/or money by using the only solution they know how. There are many different … Continued

How To Prepare For The Home Buying Offer In A Seller’s Market In

If you are selling your house in a seller’s market, you’re probably expecting to get an offer very soon… but once you get an offer, what should you do? In this blog post you’ll read how to prepare for the home buying offer in a seller’s market in … In a seller’s market, you’re almost certain … Continued

Moving? Learn When to Call a Mover in Illinois

Ah moving! Should you do it yourself? Or should you hire some help? In this article, we will help you determine if you should go at it solo, and when to call a mover in Illinois.  Ask Yourself These Questions When Considering Using a Mover How Much Are You Moving? If you are moving a … Continued

Why Isn’t My House Selling in

Why do some homes sell right away? Why do some sit on the market for months at a time? And why isn’t your house selling? In our latest post, we will help you to consider some reasons why your house isn’t selling, and what you can do about it! Selling a home takes work. It … Continued

What is Market Value vs Assessed Value in

When it’s time to sell your home, there can be some confusion when determining the value. If you REALLY want to know what it is worth, you can pay to have an appraisal done. An agent should be able to provide you with detailed CMA reports, letting you know what is going on in your … Continued

Alternatives to Listing Your Home in : Explained

Do you want to sell your home in ? If so, we want to share some possible alternatives to a listing. Many people aren’t aware of the options that are often available! Check out our latest post to learn more about what is available for you! Selling your house can be a daunting task. The … Continued

4 Reasons Why Summer House Selling Isn’t Ideal in Illinois

Are you thinking about selling your house this summer? If so, make sure you read this blog post right away because you may want to reconsider! Here are 4 reasons why summer house selling isn’t ideal in Illinois… If you’re thinking about selling your house, you might be wondering if summer is the best time … Continued

How to Sell a House That Needs Work in

Do you need to sell a house that needs work? You don’t have to feel stuck or fearful of all the impending expenses! We have put together some great tips to help you sell your home… even if it needs some work!  Many people hang on to a house that needs work because they don’t … Continued

Advantages of Selling Your Home Yourself in

Most people think you need an agent to sell your home, but we want to prove otherwise. We want to share with you the advantages of selling your home yourself! The first one might be a bit obvious, but…. NO COMMISSIONS!  Real estate agents can charge 6%+ upon the sale of your home, even if … Continued