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By Eric Egeland, SFR, e-PRO, CDPE
(RE/MAX SUBURBAN)
Comments 2
      EXCELLENT OPPORTUNITY. 2772 SF CORPORATE OWNED HOME ON CUL-DE-SAC LOT. FRESHLY PAINTED W/ NEW CARPET. GREAT LAYOUT W/ LARGE ROOM SIZES. GREAT NATURAL LIGHT. FULL UNFINISHED BASEMENT. FENCED YARD. CONVENIENT LOCATION IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO RETAIL, PARKS & SCHOOLS.*AS-IS SALE. NO DISCLOSURES/S...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender - www.genemundt.com, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
Comments 35
  School is in Session! The Benefits of Conventional Lending vs FHA         Mortgage Insurance is required on loans where a 20% down payment is not available from the Buyer/Borrower.        Since most all Conventional Loans in the traditional marketplace require a minimum of 5% down, (Note: I sai...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender - www.genemundt.com, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
Comments 18
         Below you'll find this week's news and info I thought you'd find of interest and use.         Please remember to keep your questions and suggestions for future email blasts coming!  I love hearing from you and your input is always greatly appreciated!     12 things you absolutely must do...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender - www.genemundt.com, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
Comments 15
  Why Millennials Hoping to Buy a Home in the Future NEED to Establish Credit NOW         Here are 2 statistics I ran across recently: 80% of Millennials believe owning a home is "part of the American dream".  (Better Homes and Gardens Magazine 2014 Survey regarding the attitude and spending tren...
By Dale Taylor, Realtor = Chicago Illinois Homes Townhomes Condos
(Re/Max All Properties New Lenox Illinois)
Comments 4
Red Flags for Homebuyers   Home buying season is upon us, and while some buyers get caught up in the emotions of finding their new home, an important part of buying a home is paying attention to red flags. Red flags are those items that could potentially cost you a lot in the future, or even in t...
By Dale Taylor, Realtor = Chicago Illinois Homes Townhomes Condos
(Re/Max All Properties New Lenox Illinois)
Comments 2
IRS SCAM/FRAUD ALERT - I don't normally answer out of state calls when they show up in the caller-id.  If no name shows up, and only a phone number I usually wait for a message left, then I'll pick up if I recognize who is calling.  This is a good habit because I've answered fraud calls in the pa...
By Dale Taylor, Realtor = Chicago Illinois Homes Townhomes Condos
(Re/Max All Properties New Lenox Illinois)
Comments 0
Top 10 Home Styles in the U.S.   We've all had that moment -- driving down a street and we see a home we like specifically for the architecture and design elements. The United States is full of different home styles and architecture, and pinpointing a specific one can be difficult, especially whe...
By LaNita Cates
(REMAX of Joliet)
Comments 3
                      Adorable and move-in ready! All appliances stay in this beautiful 2 bed, 2.1 bath townhome in North Plainfield! Freshly painted! Small loft area perfect for a desk. Master has private bath and huge walk-in closet. 2nd floor laundry. Patio.  24815 Gates Ct Unit 24815, Plainf...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender - www.genemundt.com, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
Comments 24
  Once Again ...  I'm Looking for a Few Good Questions      A little over a year ago, I posted an article on my Mortgage Blog entitled, "I'm Looking for a Few Good ... Questions"?  In a nutshell, this post asked readers to submit questions and introduce topics of interest they'd like to see cover...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender - www.genemundt.com, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
Comments 19
  Getting Married and Buying a Home = The Perfect Marriage        I've always enjoyed working with my First-Time Home Buyers.  Their enthusiasm is infectious ...         And I suppose I see a bit of myself buying my first home. Remembering that I probably felt much the same as they do now.  What ...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender - www.genemundt.com, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
Comments 33
  I Received a New Property Assessment.   What Do I Do?        As a Chicago-area Mortgage Lender, I've always been asked a lot of questions regarding Taxes and Property Assessments.  Property Taxes, and subsequently monthly tax escrow contributions, play a very important role in loan approvals/de...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender - www.genemundt.com, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
Comments 5
    I've been assisting home buyers for well over 37 years now.  Having started my career in a savings and loan, I've learned the mortgage business from the bottom up ... and inside out.  That pays-off for my borrowers, and it pays-off for my referral partners (such as yourself) too.    Mortgage...
By LaNita Cates
(REMAX of Joliet)
Comments 35
Last week I met an appraiser at one of my listings in Plainfield. Super nice guy and we got to talking about the market and homes. The topic of "unique" homes came up which caused us both to laugh a bit.  In our business we hear "our house is unique" or "our house has more than others in the subd...
By Eric Egeland, SFR, e-PRO, CDPE
(RE/MAX SUBURBAN)
Comments 1
    EXCELLENT OPPORTUNITY. 2772 SF CORPORATE OWNED HOME ON CUL-DE-SAC LOT. FRESHLY PAINTED W/ NEW CARPET. GREAT LAYOUT W/ LARGE ROOM SIZES. GREAT NATURAL LIGHT. FULL UNFINISHED BASEMENT. FENCED YARD. CONVENIENT LOCATION IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO RETAIL, PARKS & SCHOOLS.*AS-IS SALE. NO DISCLOSURES/SUR...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender - www.genemundt.com, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
Comments 11
 2014 Fall Festivals, Pumpkin Farms, Hayrides & Halloween Venues in Will County, IL          This past week's cooler temperatures and falling leaves remind me that Fall ... and the Halloween holiday ... is just around the corner.  And pumpkins, corn mazes, haunted houses, scarecrows, spooky ghost...
By LaNita Cates
(REMAX of Joliet)
Comments 4
It's something I say to both my sellers and my buyers the very first time I speak to them. I think that is why I get such outstanding reviews, repeat business, tons of referrals and remain friends with the majority of my buyers and sellers. I tell them "I will always tell you the truth. Even if ...
By LaNita Cates
(REMAX of Joliet)
Comments 0
- Highly likely to recommend  FIVE STARS!!!! 07/14/2014 - user06318440 Bought a home in 2014. Local knowledge: 5 Stars   Process expertise: 5 Stars   Responsiveness: 5 Stars   Negotiation skills: 5 Stars   When I first met/talk to LaNita she sounded very energetic, and eager to get to work! Howev...
By LaNita Cates
(REMAX of Joliet)
Comments 1
LaNita was awesome as she sold our house in 2 days. We did what LaNita asked us to do to get our house ready to sell. We had a good amount of traffic in the 2 days and we were offered full amount after two days on the market. It was the best experience selling our house thanks to LaNita. 4703 Swa...
By LaNita Cates
(REMAX of Joliet)
Comments 1
I am currently representing a seller in which I listed the home on a Friday and by Sunday, had 2 almost full-priced offers. I learned from the other Realtor (because their preapproval letter had expired) that the buyers had walked away from their first deal over inspections issues. Obviously this...
By Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender - www.genemundt.com, 708.921.6331 - 37 yrs experience
(NMLS #216987)
Comments 55
  Don't Assume You Know the Outcome of a Mortgage Consultation You've Never Had           As often happens, another's writings motivate me to write a post of my own.  That was the case with a post written by fellow-lender (CT) and ActiveRain member, Joe Petrowsky.  Joe's recent post entitled, "Go...

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