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Real Estate Trend in 2019

April 2nd, 2019 by Apara Leekha

Home Prices Are Rising Slowly . . . With Less Offers Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard that during the course of 2017 and early 2018, home prices made a giant 10% jump. Wow! This year, however, may be a different story. Home prices are estimated to rise in 2019, but at […]

Gap Between Homeowners & Appraisers Narrows to Lowest Mark in 2 Years

January 24th, 2018 by Apara Leekha

In today’s housing market, where supply is very low and demand is very high, home values are increasing rapidly. Many experts are projecting that home values could appreciate by another 4% or more over the next twelve months. One major challenge in such a market is the bank appraisal. When prices are surging, it is […]

Thinking about buying your first rental property?

November 9th, 2017 by Apara Leekha

The decision to become a landlord is certainly exciting – the search for a property, marketing for a tenant and potential to bring in money every month. But before you go buying the first empty house you see – or worse, a house you didn’t even look at – know that your investment is better made when you’ve carefully […]

Real estate market forecast to grow 10% here in 2018

November 9th, 2017 by Apara Leekha

The Chicago-area housing market should gain some strength in 2018, an economist told a suburban real estate association. Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the National Association of Realtors, forecast a 10 percent increase in volume in 2018, based on growth in both the number of homes sold and the prices of those homes, in his […]

Foreclosures: The Best Deals for Real Estate

January 30th, 2016 by Apara Leekha

  Historically low interest rates make this an ideal time to purchase a property. One of the most frequent questions I get from buyers is “How do I invest in Foreclosed properties?”  A significant part of my real estate practice is the Representation of Buyers in the purchase of foreclosed or short sale properties. While […]

Reasons to Buy Instead of Rent

November 10th, 2015 by Apara Leekha

With rents going up and interest rates at an all-time low, renters should consider taking the plunge. If the fact that mortgage rates are still insanely low – dropping again last week – and new loans can make down payments as low as three percent for first-time homebuyers still aren’t enough to get you into […]

Side Benefits of Homeownership

June 16th, 2015 by Apara Leekha

You already know about the tax benefits of buying a home and the long-term financial advantages created by rising home values and bankable equity. But some of the associated benefits of homeownership might surprise you. 1. Pride of ownership You understand the idea of pride of ownership, but maybe you’ve never actually felt it. You […]

Buying Smart

May 26th, 2015 by Apara Leekha

Buying Tip # 1 – Start by finding a qualified Realtor You’ll want someone who not only knows the area but knows the communities and homes in your price range. They should be able to tell you about each of the most exclusive communities in the area. An experienced agent will be able to discuss […]

Buying a Home with a High Resale Value

May 11th, 2015 by Apara Leekha

Homebuyers treading the real estate market in search of their dream home often focus on the factors that suit their needs while they living at the property. Many overlook the home’s future resale value. Yet, according to the National Association of Realtors, you should approach choosing a home as a business decision. The location of the […]

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Property Economics Inc

850 E Higgins Rd, Ste 125G Schaumburg, IL 60173

My Past Sales

Latest Real Estate

49 Stanton Court, Unit Number A1

Schaumburg, IL

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,200 sq ft
  • -- lot
  • $1,825

602 Stone Circle Court, Unit Number V2

Schaumburg, IL

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • -- sq ft
  • -- lot
  • $1,595

1835 Cannon Court

Schaumburg, IL

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,268 sq ft
  • 8,097 lot
  • $289,900

161 Bright Ridge Drive

Schaumburg, IL

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,100 sq ft
  • -- lot
  • $159,000