10 Tips To Navigate 2017 Housing Market Conditions

10 Tips To Navigate 2017 Housing Market Conditions

There are many uncertain changes with our new president in office but there is something that is certain the housing industry still has standard processes and procedures that we go through on a daily basis. It's like rid ...

The Worst Home Buying & Selling Advice - Don’t Try This in 2018

The Worst Home Buying & Selling Advice – Don’t Try This in 2018

This is what everybody says ...... The start of the New Year is the perfect time to set goals for the next 12 months. If you haven't already, it's time to make plans for 2018. Most big goals at the start of every new ...

5 Ways on How to Make Being an Empty Nester Suck Less

5 Ways on How to Make Being an Empty Nester Suck Less

Meet my Mom. She has made being an empty nester not suck. My mom is about 70 years old, I say about because she has never told me her exact age 😕 and she lives on her own. She refuses to go to a senior living ret ...

7 Reasons Why Some Real Estates Agents Suck

7 Reasons Why Some Real Estates Agents Suck

I was recently asked by a past client of mine, “I want to get into the real estate field is it worth it?" to which of course I had a longwinded answer. I told them my answer and ended it with "don't turn into a sucky a ...

After Home Inspection – Who does the Repairs?

After Home Inspection – Who does the Repairs?

I had a client ask me what happens after I do my home inspection. Who is responsible for the repairs? Although this might seem like a very simple question there are many responses. You see it all depends on how the type ...

Why New Homes vs. Fixer Uppers are more Tempting than a Cinnabon

Why New Homes vs. Fixer Uppers are more Tempting than a Cinnabon

I recently went on a trip to Miami. I was amazed at the new construction going on in South Beach. It was a plethora of cranes, huge steel reinforced foundation walls and footings being poured into concrete. As I was walk ...

Selling a House: Do I Have to Accept the Highest Offer?

Selling a House: Do I Have to Accept the Highest Offer?

When selling a house in today's market people often assume the highest offer is the best. The market in 2016 has been crazy in Chicago! If you where are in a great location, have priced your property well it will go fast ...

7 Things I Didn't Want to Know About Selling My House

7 Things I Didn’t Want to Know About Selling My House

There are tons of articles and blog post out there about "how to sell my house" but what happens when I just need to know straight up the awkward things. The all those items in general that you don't want to hear but you ...