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Protecting your interests when involved in a boundary dispute

When you buy Illinois property, it's always smart to know as much as possible about what you are buying. One of these things includes knowing where your property starts and your neighbor's property ends. Property boundaries are important, especially when you find yourself in a disagreement over them.

Staying logical when buying a home for the first time

Buying a home is an exciting endeavor, especially for you and other Illinois residents who are buying a house for the first time. In addition to finding the home of your dreams or a house that you can turn into that home, you want to ensure that you do not let your zeal get the better of you.

Can you succeed in commercial real estate these days?

Investing in commercial real estate has the potential to be a rewarding and satisfying venture. Many in Illinois and beyond purchase commercial property as a second source of income, a retirement plan or even as the sole means of financial support. With the proper management, you can do well in this industry.

Make sure your commercial lease works for your business

Part of owning and operating a business may include seeking a leased or rented space in order to run operations. Finding the right location for your Illinois business is not always easy, and it is smart to proceed carefully and thoughtfully through the process of negotiation and drafting an appropriate lease.

How to construct a short sale purchase agreement

The purchase agreement drawn up for a short sale has a lot in common with a traditional home purchase agreement. However, it may be best for those buying property in Illinois to have an attorney create a custom agreement. This is because those found online or written by the buyer run the risk of not being in adherence with state law.

Do you really need a lawyer to buy or sell a home?

Buying a home in Illinois is an exciting step for your family, but you would be wise to take measures to ensure that you avoid as many issues and complications as possible. When you work to avoid problems before they happen, it can save you significant time, money and stress as you work to reach your real estate objectives.

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