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Monday Oct 6 | via Daily Herald
The DuPage Children's Museum wants to apply for grants from the city of Naperville, but its lease with the city prevents it from seeking funding. The museum on Tuesday will appear before the city council to ask for an amendment to the lease so it can apply for future grants from the Special Events and Cultural Amenities fund, commonly referred to as SECA. Comment?
Monday Sep 22 | via Patch.com
As the Chicago area continues to dig itself out from a housing crisis that has hit the suburbs hard in recent years, the first half of 2014 did bring some good news. From January to June of this year, the Chicago area saw the lowest level of new foreclosure filings since 2007, according to recent data released by the Woodstock Institute, a research and policy organization that specializes in fair lending, wealth creation and financial systems reform. Comment?
Aug 31, 2014 | via Naperville Sun
Employers and workers do best when the job and the employee are a good fit, experts agree. Comment?
Jul 17, 2014 | via Daily Herald
It is heartening to see roadside homebuilder signs popping up along suburban roadways. Comment?
May 31, 2014 | via Chicago Tribune
A series of lawsuits recently filed by the state of Illinois against home repair and remodeling companies shows the difficulties that can arise when projects go awry. Comment?
12 hrs ago | via American Reporter
Developments in the United Kingdom and Italy may ease some bon and stock market pressures, but on the eve of an emergency G-7 Finance Ministers' meeting Friday, I will provide them with a list from my money prescription pad, which, like my kids, they will likely ignore. First, how we got here, or rather the last few days of how we got here. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 14 | via JD Supra
Did you know that California is the only state in the country in which mechanics liens are a constitutional right? Tis true. Mechanics, persons furnishing materials, artisans, and laborers of every class, shall have a lien upon the property upon which they have bestowed labor or furnished material for the value of such labor done and materials furnished; and the Legislature shall provide, by law, for the speedy and efficient enforcement of such liens. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 8 | via Daily Herald
"We are looking at a real estate market this year that is very similar to the market of 2013. There has been a bit of an improvement in terms of supply-and-demand, so prices are up about 2.9 percent this year. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 7 | via Daily Herald
Q. We are a single-family homes homeowners association. The rules state that homeowners cannot park their work trailers/construction equipment trailers on the streets or driveways. Comment?
Friday Oct 10 | via FindLaw
When applying for a new job, most applicants expect that an employer will check up on the applicant's references and job history as part of an employee background check . But what about an applicant's credit? If a job seeker has a spotty credit history, past foreclosures, or large amounts of unpaid or past-due debts, should she be worried that a prospective employer may also check her credit score ? The short answer is: in many states, yes; in other states, no; and in any event, there are strict federal rules about how an employee credit check must be done. Comment?
4 min ago | via TheStreet.com
NEW YORK -- U.S. stocks were rising steadily on Tuesday after Chinese gross domestic product for the July-September quarter rose 7.3%, exceeding consensus forecasts, while corporate earnings in the U.S. continued to reflect stronger consumer spending but some troubling signs for bellwethers of the Dow Jones Industrial Average . The Chinese statistics bureau said GDP expanded by 7.3% in the three months ended in September, as export demand rebounded and services-related activity grew. Comment?
6 min ago | via Fox News
U.S. home resales jumped to their highest level in a year in September, the latest indication that the housing market recovery is gradually getting back on track. The National Association of Realtors said on Tuesday existing home sales rose 2.4 percent to an annual rate of 5.17 million units, the strongest reading since September of last year. Comment?
6 min ago | via KTVN Reno
They say the clinic will help people learn more about loan modifications, the foreclosure timeline, mediation procedures and what happens after the foreclosure process has ended. Comment?
1 hr ago | via US News & World Report
U.S. homes sold in September at their fastest clip this year, yet the housing market has yet to fully shake off a slowdown that began in the middle of 2013. The National Association of Realtors says sales of existing homes rose 2.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.17 million. Comment?
9 min ago | via WAOW
The Wisconsin Rapids Police Department is asking for your help to find out who caused damage at a soccer field. The Wisconsin Rapids Police Department is asking for your help to find out who caused damage at a soccer field. Comment?
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