Remote Closings in Illinois – Can Real Estate be Contactless?
Last week, my entire LinkedIn was buzzing about how to do a “contactless closing.” For many real estate closing attorneys, remote closings represent our best chance of staying normal in our markets. But, Illinois has non-conforming electronic transactions laws. How do we do it? Is there help for doing remote closing in Illinois? What can we do during the COVID era?
What Kind of Mortgage Would a Mortgage Attorney Recommend?
Buying without your finances in order can cost 1000s annually. Learn the new FICO score guidelines and FHA rules for 2020’s post-COVID lending.
Fair Housing during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Under new rules for April 2020, Landlords can’t discriminate on the basis of infection or health. Learn how Fair Housing has changed with COVID-19.
The Community Recovery Initiative – Chicago’s COVID19 Program (Revised May 5, 2020)
There is over $100 million in funds available for Chicago businesses through the Community Recovery Initiative. You could get up to $20k! Find out if you’re eligible with our guide.
What is Mortgage Deferral?
For many landlords, the hot topic around the country is the idea of mortgage deferral. While tenants are concerned with a rent freeze or rent forgiveness, property owners have occupied themselves with avoiding foreclosure. In the USA, 62% of homeowners have a mortgage, and the median payment is $1,100. For most of us, the $1,200 […]