Chicagoland Luxury Real Estate Blog

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The 3 Benefits of Land Trusts & Protecting Your Privacy

The 3 Benefits of Land Trusts & Protecting Your Privacy

  • Michael LaFido
  • 09/8/22

Three benefits to owning a home in a land trust and how it protects you.

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Cancelled Contracts are on the Rise!

Cancelled Contracts are on the Rise!

  • Michael LaFido
  • 08/26/22

In June of 2022, 60,000 contracts were canceled for homes under contract — the highest since March of 2020 😳 Today a seller n...

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Why Is It Important To Have A Professional Photographer Take Photos Of Your Home?

Why Is It Important To Have A Professional Photographer Take Photos Of Your Home?

  • Michael LaFido
  • 08/17/22

The professional look always beats amateur photos in the housing market 👌

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3 Tips to Remember When Packing!

3 Tips to Remember When Packing!

  • Michael LaFido
  • 08/17/22

Always keep in mind: the size, weight, and label of your boxes when packing your items 📦

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3 Tips To Get Top Dollar in This “Cooling” Market

3 Tips To Get Top Dollar in This “Cooling” Market

  • Michael LaFido
  • 08/12/22

Even though the market is shifting, you can still sell for top dollar.

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Favorite  Activies to do in Naperville IL 60540

Favorite Activies to do in Naperville IL 60540

  • Michael LaFido
  • 08/1/22

Have fun with your friends and family here in Naperville! 🍝 Explore the amazing restaurants downtown 🏞️ Experience the Rive...

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How Sellers Can Get Top Dollar In A Cooling Market?

How Sellers Can Get Top Dollar In A Cooling Market?

  • 07/25/22

Curb appeal is key to attracting potential buyers. 🏡 Depersonalizing your home gives potential buyers the opportunity to imag...

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What are the Benefits of having an HOA?

What are the Benefits of having an HOA?

  • Michael LaFido
  • 07/22/22

A Homeowner Association helps properties: 🏡 Stay maintained 🏡 Have uniformity 🏡 Increase in property value Do you like h...

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How Does The Fed Raising The Interest Rates Effect The Mortgage Rates?

How Does The Fed Raising The Interest Rates Effect The Mortgage Rates?

  • Michael LaFido
  • 07/19/22

Worried about home buying or refinancing now that the Fed raised the interest rate by 0.75%? 🤷‍♂️ There's nothing to worry ab...

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Why Are Price Reductions on the Rise?

Why Are Price Reductions on the Rise?

  • 07/7/22

Home price reductions are on the rise, but sellers needn’t worry yet.

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