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Why Should I Hire a Residential Real Estate Attorney in Illinois?

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In this article, we will discuss the top 5 reasons you should hire a real estate attorney for Illinois residential real estate transactions:

  1. Your residential real estate attorney will make sure that the deal is fair to you and potentially save you money.
  2. Real estate attorneys will decrease the likelihood of the deal falling through
  3. Real estate attorneys will decrease the likelihood of post-closing litigation
  4. Real estate attorneys will save you incredible amounts of time
  5. Real estate attorneys make sure that the title passes cleanly from the seller to the buyer
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Guaranteed Maximum Price Construction Contracts

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This article explains the basics of “Guaranteed Maximum Price” construction contracts, including an explanation of contingencies and allowances, two common components of these types of contracts.  For a broader discussion on general contractor agreements, check out our article: General Contractor Agreements Explained.  ​

In that article, we describe different types of pricing structures that can be used in general contractor agreements.  One of the most common price structures is for the owner to pay the contractor the cost of work plus the contractor’s fee. ​

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Condominium Law & Disputes Explained

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The purpose of this article is to discuss common disputes between condominium owners and condominium associations, condominium boards, and individual members of condominium boards in Illinois.  We will provide an overview of the primary sources of litigation between condominium owners and condominium associations, as well as an explanation of how such litigation is typically handled according to Illinois law.

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