Archive for August, 2010

Chicago Area Home Sales Plunge

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

The recent news on homes sales was not very good, but is was hardly a surprise. If you’ve been a reader of this blog you already know I was not in favor of the tax credit. All the tax credit did was move up the time table for buyers who were already thinking about purchasing…Read More

IllinoisRealEstate.com Wins People’s Choice for Best Chicago Real Estate Blog!

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

We are proud to announce our recent victory on Zillow for the People’s Choice for Best Chicago Real Estate Blog. The voting lasted 2 weeks and it was a tough battle throughout, but we pulled it out in the end. We would like to thank all of you who voted and supported our blog. We’re…Read More

Are Some Lake County Area Wells Drying Up?

Friday, August 6th, 2010

For those of you who receive your water from private wells, have you ever thought of what would happen if that well went dry? What would you do? What would that do to the value of your home? Better yet, what if you live in an area where you receive your water from the town/village…Read More

New Autistic Facility to Open in Crystal Lake

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

Camelot for Kids recently broke ground for their new 50,000 sq. ft. facility that will be located on Congress parkway in Crystal lake which is near the Crystal Lake post office. Given the recent reports of the spike in the amount of children diagnosed with some form of autism I believe this is a big…Read More

Homeowners Assistance Program (Coming Soon)

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

At IllinoisRealEstate.com we understand these are hard times for homeowners and we would like to help. In the next couple of weeks we’ll be launching our New Homeowners Assistance Program. This program will help current homeowners understand the options that are availble to them and assist them in determining the best possible option for their…Read More