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By Realty Times StaffNovember 28, 2006Loan rates were falling to their lowest level since the first of the year as November drew to a close. According to Freddie Mac's latest weekly survey, the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage was 6.18 percent, down from 6.24 percent during the previous we...
November 28, 2006As urban land values drive new development upward to skyscraper heights, the flat roofs of existing buildings become fertile ground for construction. Add a floor or two to an older building and the result may be increased property value and greater income potential. Owners of mul...
November 28, 2006Figures from the National Association of Realtors show that the market has done fairly well. Of 148 metro areas, 102 showed year-to-year price gains, 45 were down and one was unchanged. Twenty-one metro markets actually showed doubled digit price increases. Overall, prices nation...
Be careful of odors in your home. If your family room smells stuffy and stale, or if your cat or dog has left a distinctive odor in the hallway, take action by eliminating the source of the odor rather than merely treating the effects. Smells have a powerful effect on the way people react to a ho...
How do you receive bonus points? I searched the site but I cannot find anything that clearly explains the points system. Scott Geramiwww.naperhomes.com
RTR Motorsports is looking for sponsers for the 2007 Michelin Challenge series http://www.viperdays.com and the Viper Racing League http://www.viperracingleague.com/ So far Real Time Realty is the featured sponser for next year but we are looking for supporting sponsers to help fund the full sea...
AS CON ARTISTS ARE "VISHING" YOU A HAPPY HOLIDAY SEASON TO YOUR FACE, WHILE THEY MAKE OFF WITH YOUR CASH. DON'T MISS LEARNING ABOUT THIS ALARMING NEW WAY THAT CRIMINALS ARE SEEKING TO STEAL FROM YOU, AND PASS IT ON TO ALL YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS TO PROTECT AND INFORM THEM AS WELL.
Thanksgiving Day, a function which originated in New England two or three centuries ago when those people recognized that they really had something to be thankful for - annually, not oftener - if they had succeeded in exterminating their neighbors, the Indians, during the previous twelve months i...
I would like to see a system that would allow buyers and agents rate homes currently on the market. I am so sick of wasting my time and my client's time going to homes that sound good on the description but are misrepresented just to draw buyers in. If anyone knows of such a system I would be...
I was reading a local magazine this morning and I ran across an article that was talking about how desperate sellers are becoming. Apparently a seller of a 1.475m house offered a brand new H3 Hummer as part of the deal! What would happen if we were in a bad market? Naperville has enjoyed many yea...