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By Gene Mundt, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender - 37 yrs experience
(www.genemundt.com - 708.921.6331)
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, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender - 37 yrs experience
(www.genemundt.com - 708.921.6331)
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, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender - 37 yrs experience
(www.genemundt.com - 708.921.6331)
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, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender - 37 yrs experience
(www.genemundt.com - 708.921.6331)
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, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender - 37 yrs experience
(www.genemundt.com - 708.921.6331)
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...
By David Spencer, Chicago Area Commercial-Residential R.E.
(Keller Williams Team Realty)
Comments 0
In the table below lists all of the single family detached and single family attached homes currently on the market in Bolingbrook,  IL The data lists available homes by price range with average time on market in each range. Included in this list are many Foreclosures and Short Sales.  Should you...
By Gene Mundt, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender - 37 yrs experience
(www.genemundt.com - 708.921.6331)
Comments 22
  5 Reasons to Check Tax PINs Prior to the Signing of a Real Estate Contract      Seems like certain problems crop-up in bunches within my mortgage transactions.  Right now the issue that runs across my desk frustratingly often is incorrect PIN (tax) numbers on my Borrowers' real estate contracts...
By LaNita Cates
(REMAX of Joliet)
Comments 0
Local knowledge: 5 stars   Process expertise: 5 stars   Responsiveness: 5 stars   Negotiation skills: 5 stars   LaNita is very knowledgeable and has a level of expertise that I have never seen in a realtor. This is the 4th house I have sold and this house sale was by far the easiest sale process ...
By LaNita Cates
(REMAX of Joliet)
Comments 0
Don't miss your opportunity to get first choice of homesites at Fairfield Ridge in Plainfield, Illinois! The grand opening of this new Plainfield community is almost here…and as a VIP, you are invited to see it all before anyone else. Join us to tour the professionally decorated model and discov...
By Gene Mundt, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender - 37 yrs experience
(www.genemundt.com - 708.921.6331)
Comments 27
  "To Condo or Not to Condo" That Should Be the Question ...        As a Chicago-area Mortgage Lender, I never try to influence a Buyer as to the type of property they should or should not buy.  That's their personal choice ... and not my place.      But as their Mortgage Lender and Advisor, I DO...
By Gene Mundt, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender - 37 yrs experience
(www.genemundt.com - 708.921.6331)
Comments 2
    Manhattan School Dist. 114 Students - School Year 2014-2015      School is back in session at Manhattan School District 114 schools (Manhattan, IL).  (For a full school year/downloadable calendar, click HERE.)      There are multiple schools within Manhattan School District 114.  They are: Wi...
By Gene Mundt, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender - 37 yrs experience
(www.genemundt.com - 708.921.6331)
Comments 14
   The Many Ways Poor Credit Scores Cost You      A large percentage of the potential home-buyers I speak to have a basic knowledge of how credit scores influence the interest rate received when they finance their home purchase.  Most understand the basic principal:  The higher their credit score...
By Gene Mundt, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender - 37 yrs experience
(www.genemundt.com - 708.921.6331)
Comments 6
    Here's this week's news, info, and timely articles I thought you'd find of interest and benefit now and in the future ...   Should you have specific topics and questions you'd like covered and addressed in my future blasts, please let me know.  Your suggestions and input are always appreciate...
By Gene Mundt, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender - 37 yrs experience
(www.genemundt.com - 708.921.6331)
Comments 35
    Waiting Periods and Extenuating Circumstances After a Short Sale, Foreclosure, Bankruptcy       I wrote recently about Fannie Mae's announcement regarding the extension of the waiting period for those Buyers hoping to become Homeowners once again after having experienced a Short Sales (Pre-Fo...

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