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Fannie Mae joins Freddie Mac in allowing appraisal-free purchase mortgages

Fannie Mae joins Freddie Mac in allowing appraisal-free purchase mortgages


Fannie Mae has followed Freddie Mac’s lead in providing an appraisal-free mortgage program, which…

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Removing barriers to condo ownership for veterans

Removing barriers to condo ownership for veterans


With the VA guaranteed home loan program currently providing borrowers the potential for 100…

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The future of the mortgage industry: What do Chicagoland lenders expect?

The future of the mortgage industry: What do Chicagoland lenders expect?


Today’s mortgage lenders find themselves in the challenging position of dealing with the same…

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Growing a new community: Q&A with Jerome Wade

Growing a new community: Q&A with Jerome Wade


Jerome Wade, president of Wade Enterprises and Associates, Inc. and founder/president of the Southside…

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How often do agents participate in builder transactions?

How often do agents participate in builder transactions?


Ken Fixler, President | Barnett Homes How often do agents participate in your transactions?…

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Builders and agents: What their relationship means for the future of real estate

Builders and agents: What their relationship means for the future of real estate


Like most of the nation, the housing market in Chicago is caught up in…

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My Style: Emily Pekar, Sales Consultant for Carrington Club by Pulte Homes

My Style: Emily Pekar, Sales Consultant for Carrington Club by Pulte Homes


Number of years in real estate: 2 Describe your look: Classy and fun. What…

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Chicagoland builders: Which stocks are performing best?

Chicagoland builders: Which stocks are performing best?


Below are the current stock prices for publicly traded Chicagoland builders that were ranked…

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Chicago Agent magazine survey: Agents share their thoughts on lead generation

Chicago Agent magazine survey: Agents share their thoughts on lead generation


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How do you measure lead generation ROI?

How do you measure lead generation ROI?


In order to make sure you’re using lead generation tools that are actually working…

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