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Get Paid to Sell the Home You Can’t Afford!

When the housing market crashed in 2008, millions of homeowners suddenly found themselves in danger of losing their homes to foreclosure. To help these homeowners, in 2009 the U.S. Treasury launched the Making Home Affordable (MHA) program, which is comprised of several subprograms designed to help distressed homeowners avoid foreclosure. One of the most talked […]

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Fake Property Ad Scam (Craigslist, Trulia, etc): Home Renters, Buyers and Sellers BEWARE!

It has come to our attention that scammers are using Craiglist and listing sites like Trulia.com to target potential renters and homebuyers!  As legitimate Realtors, we’re urging you to practice caution when approaching these advertisers.  Never give out any personal information when you inquire about the property.  Especially, if you’ve seen rental ads with rental […]

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Underwater Homeowners Breathe a Sigh of Relief as Congress Renews Mortgage Debt Relief Act!

On January 1, 2013, Congress passed an extension of the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act. This extension of this act, which has saved homeowners more than $1 billion dollars in taxes[1], is great news for struggling homeowners nationwide. The Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act was originally passed in 2007 to aid the millions of homeowners […]

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Ryan Hill Realty Website Offers Best Property Search in Naperville and Chicago

Best real estate property search for Naperville and Chicago Properties One of the most important things homebuyers and home sellers look for in a real estate website is a great real estate search feature. I’m proud to announce that my company, Ryan Hill Realty, recently launched some amazing online sources for your home buying and […]

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Rent vs. Buy

The housing market is in a flurry of activity with a change in trend.  Out-of-towners moving to the Chicago suburbs are turning to message boards and their friends asking them for advice.  First time homebuyers are confused by their options.  The question is, do you buy now or wait? To answer this question, we need […]

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Possible New Bill Allowing International Buyers To Invest In US Home Market

A new bipartisan bill presented by Senators Charles Schumer (Dem., NY) and Mike Lee (Rep., UT) recommends giving foreigners the opportunity to buy a home in the USA for more than $500,000 with the assurance of a residence visa. International buyers love the USA. Consider the number of applications handled by the USCIS on a […]

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