Government At Work
U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. Small Business Administration
City of Chicago
Chicago Housing Authority
Chicago Chamber of Commerce
Did you know the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has a variety of loan and grant programs for minority and women owned businesses. They are also a great resource if your looking for training opportunities. Check out their free, online training programs, including starting, managing, and financing a business. Did we mention they were FREE!
Need to find out about how to save money on energy? Don't forget to visit the Environmental Protection Agency's website. They too have great information on Energy Savings and Federal Tax Credits. Click the links above and don't miss out!
CHICAGO COMMUNITY LIVING
Thinking about a visit (or a move) to Chicago? In your free time, check out some of Chicago's coolest neighborhoods. There truely is a place for everyone in this town.
Communities on the South Side
Communities on the North Side
For a complete list of the 77 neighborhoods that make up the City of Chicago, please visit Explore Chicago!
WHAT DO YOU THINK?
Need to figure out how to much your monthly payments would be if you applied for a mortgage loan at today’s federal fund interest rate? How about an amortization schedule for a 30 year fixed loan? Well look no further. Feel free to use the industry’s most reliable mortgage calculator, courtesy of bank rate. Click HERE to learn more about the tools and services Bank Rate has to offer.
Use this mortgage calculator to find loan payment.
How Long Will It Take You To Save The Down Payment For Your Home? Look No Further. Use The Below Savings Calculator To Determine Your Time Line!
Determine how much savings from a deposit.
People, Places, & Things
If you don’t know her yet, make it your business to. Suzie Orman is a world renowned financial guru, whose advice on money and how it affects our lives has influenced thousands of people throughout the world. Be sure to tune in to her show each Saturday night at 9:00pm and Midnight (EST).
Click below to listen to one of Suzies inspirational and informative lectures on real-estate, money, and finance. You won't be disappointed!
HGTV: Your One Stop Shop!
Need advice on how to design your new space? Visit HGTV for some fabulous ideas and cost effective tips! These proffesionals provide advise for almost EVERYTHING from the inside of your space to the outside. You can also tune into some of SOLDON Properties favorite shows, all of which proivde great tips and ideas.
Candaice Tells All
Three's A Charm!
Are you looking for a home improvement project this season? From kitchen and bathroom renovations to gardening and landscaping, Soldon Properties recommends you consider Lowes, The Home Depot and/or Menards to find what you’re looking for.
We at Soldon Properties are delighted when you are able to save your hard earned money. These companies offer great deals throughout the year. So whether you are a DIY’er or licensed contractor, be sure to check out your local store for information on their latest promotions.
Our feature video this month highlights The Home Depot: How To Tile A Bathroom floor. Click Here for comments and/or future suggestions.