Real Estate Tips

Tax Prorations

This can be a big number and must not be overlooked.  In Illinois we pay our real estate taxes in the arears.  Sellers, therefore, typically

Transfer Stamps

The taxes and fees due to various governmental entities in a typical real estate transaction can be substantial. In calculating your share of the closing

Seller Tips

1.   Use a real estate agent The same rationale for our advice to Buyers applies to Sellers as well.  Using a professional and local realtor in most situations will