Understanding the Foreclosure Process in IL

Understanding the foreclosure process in Chicago IL is an important part of navigating your own home foreclosure. Before we dive in… Understanding the Foreclosure Process in IL What is foreclosure anyway? Foreclosure is the legal process that lenders use to take back property securing a loan, generally after the borrower stops making payments. Foreclosure is no … Continued

Can I Sell My House in Foreclosure in Chicago?

Do you have a Chicago IL house that’s in foreclosure right now? Many people going through the IL foreclosure process want to get out from under that burdensome house and wonder if they can sell the house in foreclosure. The short answer: yes. The long answer: it’s a little more complicated, but usually you can … Continued

How Do I Sell My House Without An Agent in Chicago?

If you’re looking to sell your house or investment property in Chicago without using a real estate agent, we can help. Although we are licensed IL brokers (this must be discolsed to you!), and we do cooperate with other real estate brokers, sometimes it’s best to avoid paying someone to be in the middle. After all, paying … Continued

I’m Relocating And Need To Sell My House In Chicago

Relocation is a complicated exercise in coordination. We get local Chicago home sellers calling us or submitting their house info on this website regularly saying “I’m relocating and need to sell my house in Chicago“.  The great thing is that we’re able to help a good many of those sellers sell their house quickly (because … Continued

Why Sell Your House to a Property Investor?

Options for Homeowners in Chicago: Advantages of Selling Your Property to a Home Investor Selling a house quickly or one that needs some work can be a daunting task. When it comes to moving on from a house or property you own, many homeowners may feel like they have limited options. Please know that there … Continued

New Construction: What are we building now?

PURCHASED THIS 2-FLAT IN LAKEVIEW CHICAGO IN APRIL 2022 Fun Fact: We may have tried to save the existing structure, but it was in quite disrepair. Had we gone the ‘renovation’ route, the costs relative to what we could sell the finished home on the market for would have been prohibitive. After 6 months of … Continued


Empathy teaches us that we’re all unique and that is good. Empathy humbles us. Empathy softens us. Why am I writing about empathy? The answer is, I don’t know. It’s the first word that came to mind when I sat down at the computer to write this month’s blog post. So I went with the … Continued

New Construction Project in Logandale!

Where is ‘Logandale’ you ask? Well, it doesn’t technically exist. At least not within the boundaries of Google Maps, according to the city of Chicago. I like to think of it as a blend of Logan Square and Avondale on the Northwest side of the city. Because, well, Roxy (as we so aptly named her … Continued

Networking with Purpose

2 simple steps to build rapport & trust with other real estate investors at a networking event. You’re already there with a shared purpose: to meet other people in the real estate industry. Great. That in and of itself can be a helpful ice breaker. An easy go-to topic for discussion, where each person shares … Continued

Now Offering Design-Build Services!

Whether you want to build a new home for you and your family, or a spec home as an investment property to resell–we can help. Design-Build is a streamlined process by which the owner (you) contracts with one entity or team (us) to be responsible for coordinating all of the big and little elements involved … Continued

How Do I Sell My Chicago Land To A Developer?

So…you own some land and are looking to sell. What now? Selling raw land (or a house that needs torn down) can be challenging because it’s a very different kind of buyer. If you’re wondering, how do I sell my land to a developer, then these 4 tips below may help! Sure, owning land is fairly … Continued