Market Update

Lemont, Illinois Real Estate Market Update – June 2018

Lemont Real Estate Market Update How is the Lemont, Illinois real estate residential market? Click here to view properties currently for sale in Lemont.   The Glockler Group’s forty years of experience in the Lemont area is without equivalent. Thinking of buying or selling in the Lemont area? Contact The Glockler Group, your professional local real estate market experts, …

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Home Buying Mortgage and Financing

Mortgage Cost Across Time

Mortgage Cost Across Time Thinking of Moving? Rates are expected to go up, but they are still low. Some Highlights: With interest rates still around 4.5%, now is a great time to look back at where rates have been over the last 40 years. Rates are projected to climb to 5.1% by this time next …

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Home Selling

The #1 Reason to List Your House for Sale Now

 #1 Reason to List Your House for Sale If you are debating whether or not to list your house for sale this year, here is the #1 reason not to wait… Buyer Demand Continues to Outpace the Supply of Homes for Sale The National Association of Realtors’ (NAR) Chief Economist Lawrence Yun recently commented on the current lack of …

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Home Buying Mortgage and Financing

The First Step When Buying a Home

First Step When Buying a Home Why Getting a Loan Pre-Approval is the First Step in the Home Buying Process. In many markets across the country, in most of suburban Chicago communities, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This leads to a more competitive marketplace than …

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Home Selling

Why Not to Consider For Sale By Owner

Why Not to Consider For Sale By Owner   For Sale By Owner properties aren’t all that common, so I don’t write about it much because people know real estate experience is key. However, we were out on a walk today and noticed somewhat of a for sale by owner sign. The home has been …

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Home Selling

Thinking of Selling Your Home? 4 Reasons to Sell

Four Reasons to Sell your Home Thinking of selling your home? In many local communities, inventory is low. Homes in good condition and priced appropriately are selling fast, and many of our listings receiving much interest and multiple offers. We are the southwest suburban real estate experts – since 1978. Call (708) 529-JUDY today for …

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Home Buying

The Cost of Renting vs. Buying

Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision. People rent for different reasons – some renters may not even be aware that they may be able to buy for the cost of renting. With the increase in luxury apartments in Chicago and the suburbs, and the higher rents, many …

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