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October 6, 2017
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Mortgage Shopping Tips

Preparing for a Mortgage with Brookfield Illinois Realtor When buying a home, especially for the first time, it is likely that you will need a mortgage. […]
October 5, 2017

Sherwin Williams’ Pick for 2018’s Hottest Color

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine A rich blue with jewel-toned greens is forecasted to be 2018’s hottest color of the year, according to Sherwin Williams, […]
October 2, 2017

Add Some Pumpkin Spice to Your Autumn Staging

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine It’s pumpkin season and that means pumpkin everything — lattes, muffins, cookies, cakes, and, yes, even home décor. Home stagers […]
September 29, 2017

27 Stats That Sum Up the American Housing Market

Today’s housing market is fast-paced and often pricier than it’s been in decades. Both renters and buyers are facing challenges in finding a place to call […]
September 28, 2017

Rising Rents, Stagnant Wages, And the Burden of Unstable Housing

While homelessness may not be viewed as a looming issue on the horizon for those who are financially stable, or otherwise have secure and stable housing-it’s […]
September 28, 2017
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Understanding Buyer and Seller Markets

Brookfield Illinois Realtor on Understanding Real Estate Markets One of the reasons it is so important to use a qualified real estate agent is because they […]
September 27, 2017

How to Actually Afford to Buy A Home in America

Home buyers today face tough challenges-housing prices have soared, a dollar doesn't go as far as it once did and rent is more expensive than the […]
September 25, 2017

Why You Should Stage a Cozy Fire Pit Area

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Fire features, like outdoor fire pits and fire tables, are in demand. The National Association of Landscape Professionals calls it […]
September 21, 2017
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Assessing Neighborhoods When Buying

Brookfield IL Realtor on Neighborhood Research When buying a home there will be many aspects of the property to investigate. Remember to also learn as much […]