Getting Started: Buying a Home
Beginning the Home Buying Process
Congratulations! You’re ready to buy your first home. While exciting, the process can be daunting. From the first open house to the final walk-through, there is a lot on the line. To help navigate the process, we highlighted common misconceptions and pain points first-time home buyers encounter.
The Attorney Review Period
In Illinois, most standard form residential real estate contracts contain an “attorney review” clause. Typically, a buyer makes a written offer by submitting the contract with proposed terms to the seller. To assist buyers in understanding the attorney review period, we unpacked what the process looks like.
Closing - Final Steps
When the closing date approaches, there are a few items the buyer must consider. We rounded up a guide that walks the buyer through the process of closing the sale of their property and starting a new chapter.