Latest Condominiums Stories

2010-06-29 07:00:00

CHICAGO, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Sell a condo by owner? Can you do that? Yes, you can...and it's easier than you might think. Condo owners are discovering unexpected advantages of selling direct in a difficult market. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100527/FSBOCOMLOGO ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100527/FSBOCOMLOGO ) Today, ForSaleByOwner.com launches a new guide to selling and buying condos by owner. It equips condo owners and buyers with tactics and...

2009-09-14 08:01:49

U.S. condo associations are learning to adapt to an economic landscape pockmarked with foreclosures, a survey of various associations indicates. If a condominium in an association goes into foreclosure, various communal expenses, like insurance and maintenance can take a hit. At Chicago's Shoreline Towers -- with 378 individual condominiums -- there could be five to 10 condos in foreclosure at any given time, vice president of the condo association board Chris Sempler said. To adapt to the...

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