How a neighborhood's property is valued plays a key role in its housing market. Learn how appraisers in the Chicago area determine the value of a property, and try your hand at appraising a home yourself.
Attorney General Lisa Madigan is in the news today for the reason she's always in the news: suing somebody.Her office is suing four local companies for, according to the Sun-Times, allegedly conducting "fraudulent mortgage rescue or loan modification schemes that illegally charged consumers for litt
Grammy-winning singer R. Kelly faces a $2.9 million foreclosure on his suburban Chicago mansion. A Crain's Chicago Business publication reports that JPMorgan Chase Bank filed the foreclosure lawsuit last month in Cook County Circuit Court.
The federal government provides official mortgage and foreclosure information in Spanish at its website www.GobiernoUSA.gov. The site includes a summary of the Making Home Affordable plan which includes information about refinance and loan modification options.