Home Buying

Welcome to the ActiveRain Home Buying section. This is the place where you'll find comprehensive information on everything connected to purchasing a home – and we mean everything.


What exactly goes on in a home inspection and how is it different from a home appraisal? Curious about what it takes to purchase that foreclosure you've had your eye on? You'll find out how to do it right here. Look around: the professionals at ActiveRain have the information you need.


ActiveRain is the top real estate social network in the world. So, while you may find articles about purchasing a home on other websites, only at ActiveRain do you have the opportunity to read the words of wisdom from over 300,000 real estate industry professionals. From real estate agents to lenders to home inspectors and stagers -- that's a lot of brain power and we've harnessed it, right here at AR.


What are you waiting for? Everything you need to know about home buying awaits you on the following pages!

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By Marco Amidei
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1205 Greentree Ct., Libertyville, IL 60048 List Price: $329,900 Beds Baths Built Sq.Ft. Garage Taxes On Market 3 2 1974 1,790 ft2 2 $7,606 1 day Bright and spacious split level plus sub basement! Great location on quiet cul-de-sac in popular Greentree! Huge deck overlooks open green space and be...
By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Woodland Park, Deerfield, Illinois - March 2015 About Woodland Park Woodland Park is a single family home neighborhood located in Deerfield,Illinois. Woodland Park is on Greenwood north of Waukegan. Average taxes in Woodland Park $14,400 Average association fees in Woodland Park $0 Average home ...
By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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422 E. Washington St., Round Lake Park, IL 60073 List Price: $68,900 Beds Baths Built Sq.Ft. Garage Taxes On Market 3 1.1 1927 870 ft2 2 $3,219 1 day 3 Bedroom cape cod on large double lot (2 PINS)! New carpet & fresh paint throughout! Hardwood floors in living & dining rooms! Full basement! 2 C...
By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Pine Ridge North, Carol Stream, Illinois - March 2015 About Pine Ridge North Pine Ridge North is a single family home subdivision built by Sundance Homes in the late 1980's. Pine Ridge North is located in Carol Stream, Illinois east of County Farm Road and south of Lake Street. Average taxes in ...
By Marco Amidei
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Gold Coast, Elgin, Illinois - March 2015 About Gold Coast Gold Coast is a single family neighborhood built in the early 1940's. Gold Coast is located in Elgin, Illinois on River Bluff west of Route 25. Average taxes in Gold Coast $6,093 Average association fees in Gold Coast $0 Average home size...
By Marco Amidei
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Valley Lo, Glenview, Illinois - March 2015 About Valley Lo Valley Lo is a townhouse and condo community located in Glenview, Illinois. Valley Lo is on Waukegan Road north of Winnetka. Average taxes in Valley Lo $4,746 Average association fees in Valley Lo $359 ($343 - $375) Average home size in ...