How to Lower Your Property Taxes in IL

The joys of Lake County living are many, but as with any area, there are a few things we would change if we could. One of them is our lovely property taxes (note: sarcasm). Granted, there are so many great things our property taxes allow us: excellent schools, playgrounds, parks, and trails, social services. While […]

Prep Your Home to Sell: Staging 101

One of the most valuable things you can do when you know you’re going to sell your home is prepare it for sale. Simple, right? Not so fast. Buyers are finicky, whether HGTV standards are to blame, or the lack of time or know-how for DIY home improvements, buyers want things D.O.N.E. To get the […]