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  • Quinn signs new nursing home safety bill

    Quinn signs new nursing home safety bill
    Even before Gov. Pat Quinn signed landmark nursing home safety reforms into law Thursday in a room packed with senior citizens, top state officials have been working behind the scenes to implement many provisions of the new legislation aimed at ending...
  • Susie the Lab needs a home

     
    From Labrador Retriever Rescue of Florida: Susie is friendly female black Lab, not 2 years old yet. She gave birth to puppies under a shed because she needed shelter from rainy cold weather. She and the pups ended up in a shelter that  was filled to...
  • The long and short of short sales

    The long and short of short sales
    On an afternoon in late May, Chicago real estate agent Gary Lucido, president of Lucid Realty, glanced at the chicagohousingstats.com website. Among the stats grabbing his attention was one showing Chicago-area home prices had fallen 27.3 percent from...
  • 6/21: New business, occupational licenses in Central Florida

    Occupational licenses issued recently by county and municipal governments in Central Florida. Orange Wanda Williams, manufacturing representative, 111 Chisholm St., Apopka, 32703. Eastern Wine I Planet LLC, wholesale, 2172 Platinum Road, Suite I,...
  • Buying a foreclosure

    Buying a foreclosure
    One way to help an ailing housing market regain its health is to clear the books of foreclosures. Buying foreclosed properties can help mitigate this sad chapter and turn to a promising new one by ensuring a neighborhood maintains its value and property...
  • How to know when to tackle a rehab project yourself and when to get professional help

    How to know when to tackle a rehab project yourself and when to get professional help
    TV was once flooded with shows about finding an inexpensive property and turning it into a dream home or "flipping" it for a profit with just a little work here and there. For those who are hoping to find such an opportunity with the growing number of...
  • Home inspections can help determine scope of work

    Home inspections can help determine scope of work
    A thorough home inspection is often recommended for any real estate transaction, but when considering the purchase of a foreclosed home many experts believe it becomes even more critical. Tom Jansson, secretary of the National Association of Certified...
  • Auction 101

    Auction 101
    According to the National Auctioneers Association, $58.6 billion in commercial and residential real estate was sold at auction last year, an all-time high. One leading auction company, REDC, has already sold 1,200 properties in Chicago this year,...
  • Top 10 real estate auction myths

    Top 10 real estate auction myths
    Think all homes sold at auction are dilapidated foreclosures you have to pay cash for on the spot? Think again. Real estate auctions are becoming more and more popular because they offer good deals on a variety of properties in a consumer-friendly...
  • Citizens Property Insurance under fire again for no-bid contract

    Citizens Property Insurance drew fire again for its no-bid contract. Citizens has not taken well to the press coverage – dismissing it as having "inaccuracies," according to a spokeswoman. In January, Citizens Chairman Jim Malone called criticism of...
  • Garton's e-mail

     
    Here's a copy an e-mail sent yesterday to county employees by County Administrator Brenda Garton in regards to the arrest of Michael Shifflett, the county's director of Department of Housing.From: Garton, Brenda Sent: Wednesday, February 24, 2010 12:01...