Real Estate

Have you heard about the FHA 203k Renovation Loan Program?

While looking for a home have any of the below scenarios happened to you?

- You love the location of a home but it doesn't have an open concept.

- You want to just move right in and not have to change the carpet or update the kitchen.

What does a real estate agent really do?

There are an endless amount of situations that can pop up during a real estate transaction.  First, we need to find our buyer a property.  While some buyers find their dream house within the first couple times they go out there are also some buyers that have a harder time and an agent can show them 40-50 properties or more spanning over a time frame of many months.

What to look for in a real estate agent

The spring market is here!  Soon you will be seeing many new properties coming on the market.  If you are thinking of listing your property now like many others there are a few things your should consider.

Thinking about buying new construction?

Thinking about buying new construction?

Are you deciding if you want to buy new construction?  If so, there are a few things you should keep in mind when doing so.  

First, find a great agent to help you.  Getting an agent that is experienced in working in new construction will help you get the best deal for your money.

Preparing your house for the upcoming cold weather

Are you wanting to save yourself some money in the coming months?  Let The York Team help you out with that.  There are many different ways you can save on energy and items around the house that will result in lower bills.

To list or not to list....with an agent

Are you on the fence in deciding if you should try listing your property on your own or with a real estate agent?  You think how hard can it be?  I know my friends will spread the word and the sign out in front will bring a lot of attention to people

Importance of a Home Inspection

Many of our clients ask us if it really necessary to get a home inspection. We believe it is always in the best interest of our clients to do so. Unless you are a professional home inspector,

Welcome Home Illinois Down Payment Assistance

We have been getting so many inquiries about the Welcome Home Illinois program where first time home buyers can get $7,500 down payment assistance. Here is the link to some frequently asked questions: http://welcomehomeillinois.gov/homebuyer-education/

Contact our recommended lenders if you'd like to see if you qualify for the Welcome Home Illinois down payment assistance.

Welcome Home Illinois $7,500 Down Payment Assistance Program

Attention First Time Home Buyers: this is a great down payment assistance program for you!

This program is called Welcome Home Illinois and includes:

  • $7,500 cash assistance to cover down payment

2 Full-Time Real Estate Brokers For The Price Of 1

Today is an exciting day for The York Team as Kristen joins us full-time! Her experiences this past year and The York Team's great success has allowed her to leave her full-time job in the health insurance world.