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BIG TAX BENEFITS? Qualified Opportunity Zones

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BIG TAX BENEFITS? Qualified Opportunity Zones

I received another call last week about someone wanting to invest in an Opportunity Zone (OZ). I asked “Why?” and they said, “To save on taxes and make more money.” Ok, I understand and that is a good answer, but what is the plan? How will you save money on taxes? How much will you […]

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Dodd Frank

Filed in Market Information by on June 13, 2018 0 Comments
Dodd Frank

I was taking a little brain break, as my daughter would say, when I saw this post on Facebook from a Realtor friend of mine. I thought this was great information and wanted to share. I will add my prospective at the end, but I wanted to leave what she wrote intact. Thank you, Lisa, […]

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Jefferson Park Home Market Getting a Bump – Pine Funds Construction

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Jefferson Park Home Market Getting a Bump – Pine Funds Construction

Jefferson Park is getting another 18 new townhomes. Dublin Development plans to start work this fall on a $6 million townhome project near 28th Avenue and Decatur Street in Jefferson Park. The 18-unit project, dubbed Twin 9s, is one of two the firm is currently pursuing in the busy market for new homes in the […]

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Be on the Lookout For Theses Real Estate Scams

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Be on the Lookout For Theses Real Estate Scams

The Division of Real Estate put this out today: Timeshare Scam In the current version of this scam, timeshare owners are mailed and emailed solicitations from an unlicensed business entity purporting to be a full service property management company that lists and sells timeshares. Representatives of the timeshare company falsely identify themselves to consumers by […]

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Market Update

Filed in Market Information by on February 13, 2015 0 Comments
Market Update

Good economic news continued this month.  The economy, overall, has really performed well, bringing housing along for the ride.  Jobs, income levels and oil prices played major roles in the consumer sentiment index, reaching its highest level in a decade.  Another piece that has really helped our strong economy is the Government competing with itself.  […]

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