Category Archives: Chicago Tribune

Would you sell out your house in order to save it from foreclosure?

Here’s the thing. I don’t like the look of it either. I’m talking about those Bank of America ads on the Wabash Avenue bridge houses in Chicago. Have you seen them? Yeah, they’re not pretty. Our new mayor, Rahm Emanuel, signed a 30-day lease with Bank of America for that space, according to the Chicago […]

Do you have home seller’s fatigue syndrome?

Chicago Tribune reporter Nancy Watkins has coined my new favorite phrase: Home Seller’s Fatigue Syndrome Her house sat on the market for one year and one week before selling for 33 percent less than she paid for it in 2005. Not in a short sale or foreclosure, but still. Those of us who have had […]