Home Buying

Welcome to the ActiveRain Home Buying section. This is the place where you'll find comprehensive information on everything connected to purchasing a home – and we mean everything.


What exactly goes on in a home inspection and how is it different from a home appraisal? Curious about what it takes to purchase that foreclosure you've had your eye on? You'll find out how to do it right here. Look around: the professionals at ActiveRain have the information you need.


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By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Stonebridge Court is a single family home subdivision built starting in the early 2000's. Stonebridge Court is located in Bloomington, Illinois on Stonebrook Court north of N 1200 East Road. Average taxes in Stonebridge Court $14,970 Average association fees in Stonebridge Court $96 ($50 - $150) ...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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One Bedroom Condo For Sale Sunny Isles Beach Market Update via  SIB Realty LLC  When you visit Sunny Isles Beach you will enjoy enjoy beautiful, white sand beaches, and exciting South Florida attractions and shopping. Sunny Isles Beach lies between the flowing Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlant...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Millennium Sunny Isles Beach. Sale from $1,100,000. Rent from $3,900 Oceanfront. Luxury amenities. https://https://bit.ly/3hPo5Xn@SIBRealty @305Valeria #luxurycondosunnyislesbeach  #buycondo #rentcondo#Sunnyislesbeach #condoforsalesunnyislesbeach #buycondosunnyislesbeach #sellcondosunnyislesbeach...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Windstone is a single family home subdivision built in the 1990's and early 2000's. Windstone is located in Sugar Grove, Illinois south of Denny Road and east of Bliss Road. Average taxes in Windstone $9,422 Average association fees in Windstone $33 ($29 - $38) Average home size in Windstone 2,79...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Estates of Fox Chase is a subdivision of single family homes built by Wyndham Deerpoint in the late 2010's. A new section is being built by K. Hovnanaian Homes starting in 2017. Estates of Fox Chase is located in Oswego, Illinois north of Mill Road and east of Orchard Road. Average taxes in Estat...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Singer Landing is a 42 townhouse community located in Lemont, Illinois. Singer Landing takes its name from Horace M. Singer, an early businessman who helped construct the Illinois and Michigan Canal. The community, built starting in 2008 by Lennar, features townhouses with two to three bedrooms, ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Centex is a single family home neighborhood built in the 1950s and 1960s. Centex is located in Elk Grove Village, Illinois west of Tonne Road and north of Elk Grove Blvd. Average taxes in Centex $5,286 Average association fees in Centex $0 Average home size in Centex 1,647 ft2 Average lot size in...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Covered Bridge is a single family home neighborhood located in Crystal Lake, Illinois. Covered Bridge is on Oak north of Route 176. Average taxes in Covered Bridge $8,848 Average association fees in Covered Bridge $10 ($8 - $10) Average home size in Covered Bridge 2,773 ft2 Average lot size in Co...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Dunraven is a subdivision of attached homes built beginning in 2006. Dunraven is located in Bloomington, Illinois, West of Towanda Barnes Road and South of Ireland Grove Road. Average taxes in Dunraven $3,809 Average association fees in Dunraven $130 ($130 - $145) Average home size in Dunraven 1,...

By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
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8900 Winged Foot Dr Tallahassee, Tallahassee, FL Just Listed Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Reviews Follow This Home Free List of Foreclosed Homes For Sale Avoid Foreclosure Free Home Values Manausa.com Short Sale Homes For Sale Mortgage & Refinance Homes Close to Where You Work F...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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Two Bedroom Condo For Sale Sunny Isles Beach Market Update SIB Realty LLC  When you visit Sunny Isles Beach you will enjoy beautiful, white sand beaches, and exciting South Florida attractions and shopping. Sunny Isles Beach lies between the flowing Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean. I...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Millennium Sunny Isles Beach   18671 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160Millennium Sunny Isles Beach condo features over 120 gorgeous suits, exclusive access to the coast line, over 400 feet of private beach water edge with ocean front pool deck with cabanas; diverse sport premises – spa ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Heatherstone is a single family community home built by Eagle Homes in the early 2000s. Heatherstone is located on Tall Meadow DrivesSouth of Daniel and Dresser in DeKalb, Illinois. Average taxes in Heatherstone $6,314 Average association fees in Heatherstone $0 Average home size in Heatherstone ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Mount Shire is a single family home neighborhood built in the mid 1960s. Mount Shire is located in Mount Prospect, Illinois on Busse Road south of Golf. Average taxes in Mount Shire $6,605 Average association fees in Mount Shire $0 Average home size in Mount Shire 2,014 ft2 Average lot size in Mo...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Jewel Park is a single family neighborhood built in the late 1950s. Jewel Park is located in Barrington, Illinois on Route 59 north of Route 14. Average taxes in Jewel Park $13,521 Average association fees in Jewel Park $23 ($4 - $31) Average home size in Jewel Park 3,310 ft2 Average lot size in ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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About Lincoln Elementary School Lincoln Elementary School is a P-5 school in District 103, and is located at 4300 Grove Avenue in Brookfield, IL. It services homes in Brookfield. Average taxes $5,355 Average year built 1970 Homes for sale that attend Lincoln Elementary School Address Beds Baths ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Alta Vista is a single family neighborhood in Algonquin, Illinois. Alta Vista is located on Route 62 east of Route 31. Average taxes in Alta Vista $6,090 Average association fees in Alta Vista $0 Average home size in Alta Vista 1,966 ft2 Average lot size in Alta Vista 0.28 acres Average year buil...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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Condo for sale Mansions at Acqualina Sunny Isles Beach  Mansions at Acqualina Sunny Isles Beach 17749 Collins Avenue Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160Welcome to the breathtaking luxury Mansions at Acqualina Sunny Isles Beach residences! One of the recent, absolutely over the top iconic condo high-rise,...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent
(SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach)
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La Perla Sunny Isles Beach Condos for Sale and Rent  16699 Collins Ave Sunny Isles Beach.  La Perla Sunny Isles Beach condos offer a unique oceanfront park setting for your entrance into your new La Perla Sunny Isles Beach luxury condo, where manicured tropical grounds and cascading fountains gre...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Northpoint is a townhouse and single family home subdivision built in the 1980's. Northpoint is located in Bloomington, Illinois south of Fort Jesse Road and west of Airport Road. Average taxes in Northpoint $4,467 Average association fees in Northpoint $80 ($18 - $237) Average home size in North...