West Chicago Real Estate News
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Aug 1, 2014 | via De Kalb Midweek
Diane Nilan has lived in her motor home "Tillie" since 2005, traveling the country to advocate for the homeless. Comment?
Jun 10, 2014 | via Kane Co. Chronicle
NORTH AURORA – Contractors recently began working to turn a long-neglected foreclosed house, tucked in the curve of a cul-de-sac on Cedar Drive in North Aurora, from an “eyesore” back into a livable home, worthy of purchase. Comment?
Jun 7, 2014 | via Daily Herald
HOPE Fair Housing Center is planning to infuse $678,000 into community development programs in Elgin, some targeting Latino and black neighborhoods that were especially affected by the foreclosure crisis. Comment?
May 5, 2014 | via Kane Co. Chronicle
Look in the mirror Not my child? Really. How many parents say that and believe it. Comment?
Apr 17, 2014 | via Daily Herald
Firefighters Nick Beauchaine, left, and Lt. Jason Parthun, of the East Dundee Fire Protection District, escort Barrie Komorski and her dog, Roxi, from her home in a boat after flooding on the Fox River last April caused voluntary evacuation from the Richardson subdivision. Comment?
Yesterday | via jdsupra.com
On July 16, 2014, Illinois enacted Public Act 98-764 , which amends the Illinois Mechanics Lien Act to prohibit subordination of mechanics liens on Illinois construction projects, unless such subordination is to a construction mortgage lien made after 50% of the construction loan has been disbursed to fund construction costs. SB 3023 represents continuation of a multi-year dispute in the Illinois legislature that arose from the Illinois Supreme Court's decision in LaSalle Bank N.A., v. Comment?
Yesterday | via Northwest Herald
WOODSTOCK – As a boy, Tim Carner had a vision for how his life would look: Suit-and-tie garb, a steady job and, of course, a nice house to come home to each day. Years later, the 29-year-old from Mundelein remarked on how far he has strayed from that vision, now a medically-retired Army veteran who lived through a 2011 IED blast in Afghanistan. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 16 | 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?
Saturday Sep 13 | via The Motley Fool
How is the economy doing? It depends on where you look. In some states, people are practically choking on credit problems, while in others, serious financial difficulties are relatively rare. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 9 | via Daily Herald
Q. One of our owners abandoned his unit three years ago. The board felt it would just be a matter of time before the owner's mortgage company would foreclose, but so far nothing has happened, and the real estate taxes are being paid by the mortgage company. Comment?
7 min ago | via My Mother Lode
The nation's housing secretary says a booming Hispanic population will drive the future of America's residential real estate market and predicts that a major overhaul of federal immigration laws would create a further boon to home sales across the country. Julian Castro, confirmed in July as U.S. secretary of Housing and Urban Development, told The Associated Press that "for the work that HUD does, and the housing market in general, Hispanics truly are the future." Comment?
18 min ago | via GlobalNews
Representatives from the federal and provincial governments visited three northern villages last week to invest over $1.5-million into Saskatchewan affordable housing. The Saskatchewan NDP has taken the Saskatchewan government to task, saying it had pushed the cost off itself and onto the communities. Comment?
26 min ago | via Real Estate Investing for Real
And if you had the money or had sparkling enough credit to get a coveted loan, why not? There were lots of cheap properties available on the market due to the foreclosure crisis. As the market is rebounding and prices continue to rise, more people are interested in getting in on real estate investing now, while prices are still relatively low . Comment?
28 min ago | via Business Times
A FORMER banker and a major shareholder of two Singapore-listed companies, Tong Kooi Ong is one man whose penchant for shaking up the business turf and needling the big boys with his niche-market ideas in Malaysia has won him both admirers and arch rivals. Now, amid a relatively torpid real estate market in Singapore and as property brokers grapple to protect their income from further injury, Mr Tong is at it again - this time through HSR International Realtors, a firm owned by Catalist-listed 3Cnergy which he majority owns since March last year. Comment?
34 min ago | via The Indianapolis Star
Indy woman lived rent free for years without really trying House was essentially ownerless after getting caught up in housing crisis Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1uoUhRC Lisa Hardy, along with her eight-year-old daughter Leah Jones, has lived rent-free for nine years in an Eastside house that was abandoned by its investor-owner. She just kept living there and no one ever claimed the house but the home has now been bought at a city surplus sale by a Singaporean investment company and Hardy fears she will have to move. Comment?
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