Posts Categorized: Investment Property


Using FHA 203k Loans To Rehab Your Short Sale or Foreclosure

There are a few common ways that I have seen an FHA 203k loan used.  Predominantly the clients I’ve worked with use this type of loan to purchase a property that either needs some general rehabbing throughout or to finish a job that was left incomplete for one reason or the other.  As rehab loans… Read more


French Country Estate, Yours for the Bid!- Riverside, IL Auction

122 Nuttall Rd, Riverside, IL 60546 Always on the lookout for opportunity, I spotted a beautiful home coming to the auction block on July 27, 2010.  Grand Estates is selling this home at an ” Absolute Auction”  with “No Minimum or Reserve – Regardless of Price”; that is,  free and clear of all liens.  Basically, you can name… Read more


Evaluating Chicago Real Estate Investment Property

With interest rates down and the real estate and stock markets declining everyone is trying to figure out how to invest their money to increase their returns. I’ve been scouring the planet looking for opportunities in tax exempt municipals, CDs, and even my life insurance policies. Naturally, some people are looking at income producing properties… Read more