Illinois Logo

Illinois Real Estate Selling Articles

Welcome to our library of articles!

Below are articles related to selling homes, written by our staff, agents, and local professionals.

You can view articles related to other aspects of real estate using the left navigation bar.



Displaying 1 - 10 of 19
Home Improvement Projects that Add Value to Your Home Home Improvement Projects that Add Value to Your Home

By Mary Lamphere

Costly home improvements don't always pay back in the end but certain projects may result in excellent returns.

Read Full Article

Deed Restricted Property Laws Deed Restricted Property Laws

By Mary Lamphere

Find out what you can expect if you decide to purchase a deed restricted property in Illinois, and how due diligence can protect you from legal troubles.

Read Full Article

Passage of Title in Illinois Passage of Title in Illinois

By Tabitha Naylor

When buying or selling a home, one of the most important legal steps that must happen is the passage of the title from the seller to the buyer. Inside, we review how the process works, and why it's important.

Read Full Article

Making Your Home More Inviting Making Your Home More Inviting

By Ben Levy

Home is where the heart is, and without question, you want your home to be filled with love and happiness while serving as a place that is inviting for not only friends and guests, but for your family too. There are numerous methods of ensuring that you have a warm, inviting home.

Read Full Article

The FSBO Experience The FSBO Experience

By Chris Piraino

As an alternative to having a real estate agent, For-Sale-By-Owner (FSBO) websites have recently become a popular option for people looking to save that extra money that comes with not having to pay an agent. A downside of this is, of course, not having an experienced real estate agent to handle any negotiations, contract writing, and other such business for you. Compiled here are two FSBO experiences from sellers, good and bad.

Read Full Article

Selling a House on the Internet Selling a House on the Internet

By Chris Piraino

Over the past decade, the internet has come to dominate many aspects of our lives, and buying or selling a house is no exception to that. Both buyers and sellers are increasingly turning to the internet to either find a house to buy or to market their house for sale.

Read Full Article

Why Use a Seller's Agent Why Use a Seller's Agent

The advantages to having a seller's agent.

Read Full Article

How To Install Track Lighting How To Install Track Lighting

A step by step how-to guide on installing track lighting in your home or property.

Read Full Article

Replacement Windows 101 Replacement Windows 101

A how-to-guide about replacement windows in homes.

Read Full Article

How To Apply For A Home Improvement Loan How To Apply For A Home Improvement Loan

A basic guide to securing a home improvement loan.

Read Full Article


Displaying 1 - 10 of 19

Ask An Expert


Your question will be answered by our community of experts. You can select which type(s) of expert to send your question to, or you can send it to them all!

Become an Expert Contributor

As an expert you gain automatic notification of customer inquiries, additional company exposure, increased credibility, and access to our customers through discussion boards and article comments. Learn more about being an expert contributor.