FSBO – AGENTS BEWARE

By Dennis Rodkin, Crain鈥檚 Chicago Business, Aug. 28, 2014 Condominiums have been selling quickly and at good prices in Lakeview this year, so Matt Sulkowski recently decided to see what …

FSBO SALES ARE DOWN? REALLY?

FSBO is 鈥渄own,鈥 but is it really? The 2016 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers by the National Association of Realtors庐 (NAR) found that for sale by owner (FSBO) sales …

WHY CREATE A FOUNDATION?

OVERVIEW As charitable entities, private foundations have proven to be incredibly successful engines of positive change. In the 20th century, private foundations helped bring about everything from Sesame Street to …

WHAT IS A LIVING TRUST?

What is a ‘Living Trust’ A living trust is a type of trust created during a person’s lifetime. It’s designed to allow for the easy transfer of the trust creator …

WHAT IS PROBATE?

What is a ‘Probate’ A probate is a legal process in which a will is reviewed to determine whether it is valid and authentic. Probate also refers to the general …