Archive for June, 2011

1031 Tax Exchange

Saturday, June 25th, 2011

Taxpayers planning to sell, purchase, or construct real property should review the possibility of conducting an Internal Revenue Code Section 1031 like-kind exchange to defer federal and general state income taxes on the capital gain. To qualify, property owners must exchange real or personal property (relinquished property) for other property of a like-kind (replacement property)….Read More

Chicago Apartments

Sunday, June 19th, 2011

Did you know there are apartments on the MLS? Well there are and we’re happy to check the MLS to see what rentals are available. Simply send us an email with any criteria (minimum beds/baths, areas, price range, pets, etc) and we’ll send you the matches. Then we can go see the ones you like,…Read More

Chicago Communities

Sunday, June 19th, 2011

The City of Chicago Illinois has 77 officially defined community areas. Many of their names will be instantly recognizable. Others aren’t much used outside of official pronouncements. Instead, people use a traditional or informal neighborhood name, whether Streeterville, Wicker Park or Back of the Yards. Because of census and other real estate data used to…Read More

Chicago Area Zip Codes

Sunday, June 19th, 2011

60601 Loop 60602 Loop 60603 Loop 60604 Loop 60605 Loop, Near South Side 60606 Loop, Near West Side 60607 Loop, Near West Side, Near South Side 60608 Bridgeport, Lower West Side (Pilsen), McKinley Park, Near West Side, North Lawndale, South Lawndale 60609 Armour Square, Bridgeport, Douglas, Fuller Park, Gage Park, Grand Boulevard, McKinley Park, New…Read More

Chicago Condos

Sunday, June 19th, 2011

f you’re searching for Chicago condos or lofts for sale, then you’ve come to the right place. Our Chicagoland condo and loft search is among the best around and our agents are here to assist with your every need. You have a lot of options when it comes to Chicago condos and lofts. From new…Read More