New Construction Condos in Lakeview - 3508 N Reta Ave

New Construction Condos in Lakeview - 3508 N Reta Ave

Contemporary Concepts Development is nearing completion of a brand new, 3-unit condo building, located at 3508 N Reta Avenue, in the Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago. The building consists of two 4-bedroom duplex homes and one 2-bedroom simplex home.

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2 Duplex Condos Coming To West Town - 1634 W Augusta

2 Duplex Condos Coming To West Town - 1634 W Augusta

Volo Development recently broke ground on a luxury 2-unit condo building located at 1634 W. Augusta, in the West Town neighborhood of Chicago. Both homes will have 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths on two levels.

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Tear Down and Land Values in Chicago

Tear Down and Land Values in Chicago

Real estate developers and builders in Chicago are busy putting up new construction homes throughout city. The market for tear-downs and land in Chicago that can be redeveloped, is very competitive in some areas. Hot neighborhoods for new construction single family homes and condos include...

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Should You Sell Your House To A Builder?

Should You Sell Your House To A Builder?

How to sell a tear down house. If you own an older single-family home where the highest and best use for the property could be to tear it down and rebuild, you might be wondering how to sell the house or whom to sell to. There are obvious benefits to selling direct to a builder. These could include paying a very low commission or no commission on the sale, closing quickly, selling the property as-is with no repairs needed, very little tenant or personal interruption, etc.  For some folks, selling direct to a ready, willing and able buyer is a welcome option.

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5 Easy Steps To Reduce Tenant Turnover and Increase Your Net Rental Income

5 Easy Steps To Reduce Tenant Turnover and Increase Your Net Rental Income

Though you can't control when or why your tenants eventually move out, you can take steps to ensure the building or worse, you are not the reason for higher than average vacancy rates.  Here's a list of 5 inexpensive ways to reduce tenant turn-over at your rental property.

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New Construction Condos in Lakeview - 2922 N Sheffield Ave

New Construction Condos in Lakeview - 2922 N Sheffield Ave

A new condo project is scheduled to begin construction in mid 2014 at 2922 N. Sheffield, Chicago.  The 4-story building will consist of (2) duplex homes and (1) simplex home.  The all brick building will feature front balconies and columns that will match nicely with the current architecture of the block. 

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What Is The Best Month To Sell A House In Chicago

What Is The Best Month To Sell A House In Chicago

When is the best time of the year to sell real estate in Chicago?  The answer is anytime, especially in a seller's market.  Every year, sellers go through the same process of trying to time the sale of their houses, condos and income properties.  Historically, the spring and early summer months have been the prime seasons for selling and they still tend to be.  However, there are few fundamental reasons for this tradition to hold, notwithstanding the weather.

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