What Disclosure Laws Should I Know Before Selling a Chicago Home?

Have you ever purchased clothing or home goods at a second hand store? If you have, you know how tempting it can be to try to find out everything there is to know about that out-of-nowhere t-shirt or tea kettle you just found. Where did it come from? Who owned it before you? And, most importantly, why did the last owner choose to get rid of it? If all those questions come up when you’re shopping //READ MORE

2019-01-21T14:02:14+00:00 January 31st, 2019|Community|

What Goes Into a Title Search?

Have you seen a lot of romantic comedies? If you have, then you’re definitely familiar with some of the tropes. You know: The meet-cute moment, the first conversation filled with witty banter, and, the one we’re going to focus on, the ending mad rush to stop a wedding mid-service. While you’re watching these movies, it can be easy to get swept up in the moment, and cheer for our hero or heroine as they swoop in //READ MORE

2019-01-11T16:21:25+00:00 January 24th, 2019|Community|

What Should I Look for in a Real Estate Attorney?

For most of us, buying a home will be one of the biggest financial undertakings of our lives. And even for seasoned business owners, developers, and investors, it’s hard to deny that each new property deal comes with a unique thrill - and a fresh set of challenges waiting to be uncovered. When it comes to buying or selling real estate, surrounding yourself with the right team is an unbelievably important step of the process. Brokers, //READ MORE

2019-01-03T13:17:26+00:00 January 4th, 2019|Community|

Achieving Your Real Estate Resolutions in the New Year

What do you think about New Year’s resolutions? Pro or con? Are they a part of your yearly routine, or do you think you’re better off without them? Ask a group of people these questions, and you’ll probably find that the group is split down the middle, more or less. Studies actually bear this out. According to a report from Forbes, roughly 40 percent of Americans make New Year’s resolutions every year. Findings from a Statista //READ MORE

2019-01-03T13:12:47+00:00 January 3rd, 2019|Community|

Five Situations Where You Might Benefit from Having a Real Estate Attorney

When do you need a real estate attorney? There’s a huge “DIY” (“do it yourself”) movement in this country right now, in all things – from cooking, to construction, to music. In a lot of ways, this move towards DIY culture is a great thing! And we definitely get it. After all, it can be tempting to go it alone and try to figure everything out on your own, whether as a way to save on //READ MORE

2018-12-28T14:48:34+00:00 December 27th, 2018|Community|