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What are Some Good Restaurants in Champaign-Urbana?

If you’re like most people (including me) you like to eat out on occasion and let someone else do the cooking 🙂 Here are some of my favorite spots for yummy food in Champaign-Urbana IL: Siam Terrace – Located in downtown Urbana, this is a great place for Thai cuisine. Papa Dels – Best. deep. […]

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Buying a Home in Champaign-Urbana IL- How Long Does it Take?

How long does the home buying process take in Champaign-Urbana IL? At a minimum, it will usually take 30 to 60 days because that’s how long most banks need to process a home loan once you have a signed purchase contract on a home. In other words, if you already knew which house you wanted […]

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What Does “As-Is” Really Mean? Champaign-Urbana Home Buying FAQ

The term “as-is” may be used by a seller to describe a Champaign-Urbana home for sale and it can be very confusing for home buyers. What does it really mean if a home is being sold “as-is”? When it comes right down to it, all homes are being offered “as-is.” In other words, the condition […]

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Champaign IL Housing Market Report, Oct 2012

Home Sales Statistics: Oct 2012 versus Oct 2011 These statistics include houses, condos, co-ops, and zerolots in greater Champaign County. Home Sales in October 2012: 188 units sold $141,968 average sale price 95.3% sale-to-list price ratio 76 average days on the market Home Sales in October 2011: 157 units sold $147,779 average sale price 93.3% […]

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Buying a Champaign-Urbana Home: What To Look For During Showings

When you head out to look at Champaign-Urbana homes with your real estate agent, the things you’ll likely pay the most attention to are the things on your “wants and needs list.” That list might include the number of bedrooms and bathrooms, the kitchen layout, whether the home has a garage or a basement, etc. […]

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Champaign IL Housing Market Report, Sept 2012

Home Sales Statistics: Sept 2012 versus Sept 2011 These statistics include houses, condos, co-ops, and zerolots in greater Champaign County. Home Sales in September 2012: 195 units sold $148,955 average sale price 94.8% sale-to-list price ratio 84 average days on the market Home Sales in September 2011: 211 units sold $152,779 average sale price 95.5% […]

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Champaign IL Housing Market Report, August 2012

Home Sales Statistics: Augst 2012 versus August 2011 These statistics include houses, condos, co-ops, and zerolots in greater Champaign County. Home Sales in August 2012: 312 units sold $157,605 average sale price 95.5% sale-to-list price ratio 94 average days on the market Home Sales in August 2011: 239 units sold $149,541 average sale price 95.1% […]

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Champaign IL Housing Market Report, July 2012

Home Sales Statistics: July 2012 versus July 2011 These statistics include houses, condos, co-ops, and zerolots in greater Champaign County. Home Sales in July 2012: 292 units sold $148,563 average sale price 95.9% sale-to-list price ratio 103 average days on the market Home Sales in July 2011: 254 units sold $149,187 average sale price 95.1% […]

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