Monday, August 24, 2009

Sears Home Tour in Downers Grove

The Downers Grove History Museum is offering two Trolley Tours one Historic Downers Grove Tour and one featuring the historic Sears homes in Downers Grove on September 12, 2009. Tours begin and end at the museum. Enjoy the museum's exibits and light refreshments after the tour. Additional parking is available at Lincoln Center, 935 Maple Ave. Trolley Space is limited. Call the Museum for more information (630) 963-1309.

Wednesday, August 5, 2009

More Money for First Time Homebuyers!

The Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) has a propgram available for First Time Homebuyers called Mortgage Credit Certificates or MCCs. Some of this money is earmarked specifically for people buying homes in Downers Grove. This tax credit certificate will lower the amount of Federal Income tax due each year for the homeowners for up to 30 years. This is in addition to the $8000.00 First Time Buyer Tax Credit. You must use a participating lender and there are income and maximum purchase price limits. The cost for this program is $500.00.
Contact me for more information