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Throwback Thursday…a bungalow in Small Town

Driving through Mount Olive, IL stirs up the melancholy and yearning for a slower, sweeter time. Truly, it’s Small Town, USA…complete with the oldest operating service station, Soulsby, along Historic Rt. 66. Mount Olive’s other claim to fame is the burial place of Mary Harris “Mother” Jones, a union champion buried next to the coal […]

Turn and Face the Strange…Ch Ch Changes

Turn and Face the Strange…Ch Ch Changes

We recently added a new member to the family…a 2 year old “lab mix” that we lovingly named Hank Williams. Hank Williams was an unadoptable shelter pet… a nefarious breed..a big black dog… clearly had some dog fights under his belt judging from his gnawed ears and facial scars. He quickly became a beloved family […]

Third and Final Step..the keys are near!

Third and Final Step..the keys are near!

So you have your pre approval, you have an awesome realtor and they have shown you the most perfect home. Now you have two choices, become squatters or put it under contract! I highly suggest buying it, you can’t negotiate lawyer fees like you can closing costs! At this time, your agent will write up […]