Category Archives: Homeowners exemption

Is Mortgage Fraud on the rise even with the new Fannie Mae requirements for QC?

While commercial loan origination and median home prices have been trending downwards, mortgage and property fraud rates have been steadily increasing, up 75% from pre-recession peaks. According to the CoreLogic Fraud Index, $12 billion worth of originated loans were found … Continue reading

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Tax Bill Time

Cook County has recently released the tax bills.  CHECK THIS BILL TO MAKE CERTAIN THAT YOU ARE RECEIVING YOUR HOMEOWNER EXEMPTION.   This simple step can save you anywhere from $500 to $1,000 a year. Who pays this? The tax bill is … Continue reading

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