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What Real Estate Company Has the Lowest Commission?

I’m going to keep this post simple and sweet. Your time is valuable! So, let’s dive in and answer the question above in the title… Quite frankly – almost all of ’em! To prove this point, all you have to do is look up five brokerage firms websites. Go there and find the “Join our firm!” sections and click on …

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Home Renovation Loan Webinar • Loan Depot

We sat down with LoanDepot (formerly iMortgage) to discuss their home renovation loan product for investors, home buyers, and even armed forces members! This was our most well-attended webinar to date, so it’s definitely worth your time. Check it out!

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Should I Use Drone Photography for Chicago Real Estate Home Sales Listings?

According to an MLS study homes listed with a drone photography video sold on average 68% faster than homes without drone videos. These days it’s relatively inexpensive to have a drone video produced for your sellers. We sat down with Nicole Manning at VHT Studios for a short webinar explaining how drone photography works, the costs, and why you should …

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Chicago Top Workplace 2016

For the third time in four years, Kale Realty was awarded Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplace award this past week. We’re honored and humbled to serve our real estate brokers, and will continue to improve our offering to better help them meet their goals. If you’re not currently happy with your managing broker and are looking for a higher commission (we …

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How to Get Rental Listings – Interview with Kale Broker Lori Dake

One of the biggest missed opportunities inbetween your sales transactions is rental listings. Notice I didn’t say “renters” but rental listings. This is largely ignored by the broker populace and one of the easiest ways to keep busy. Oh, and you can generate some decent revenue along the way! In this short interview, I highlight Lori Dake, one of our …