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Beckman Family to Purchase Building in Downtown Chicago

Written by: - October 14, 2009

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14 October 2009 ? Some good news – perhaps for all the margarita lovers in Chicago. The Beckman family, makers of Jose Cuervo tequila, is expected to purchase a 310,540 square foot building at 303 W. Madison St. for approximately $60 million. The sale would be the first significant sale of a downtown office building […]

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Thanksgiving Holiday May Cause Problems for First-Time-Buyer Tax Credit

Written by: - September 4, 2009

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Thanksgiving Holiday May Cause Problems for First-Time-Buyer Tax Credit

The first-time-buyer tax credit of $8,000 is scheduled to end effective December 1st, 2009, however the transaction must close by November 30th, 2009. This will impact both real estate agents and first time buyers. Realtors┬« and buyers may not realize the month of November is notoriously slow for underwriting as many companies are working at […]

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