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Buy a new construction home with a reverse mortgage

Posted: June 15, 2018 - Homebuyer's Blog

Hartz Homes has seen recent interest in home financing that gives seniors the ability to buy a new construction house with the advantages of a reverse mortgage. Reverse mortgages are known as a way to supplement a senior’s fixed income by tapping equity that has accrued in their home. But, reverse mortgages also can be used to Read More

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Great ways to reduce the stress of a move!

Posted: May 31, 2018 - Homebuyer's Blog

While a lot of people agree that moving can be stressful, there are ways to cut down the stress, making the process more bearable. Hartz Homes have sold over 16,000 homes in the Chicago area, and during this time, we’ve witnessed a few successful methods home buyers have used to reduce the stress of the Read More

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The ABC’s of homeowner’s insurance

Posted: May 17, 2018 - Homebuyer's Blog

Usually, when first-time home buyers purchase a home from Hartz Homes, it’s their first experience in obtaining homeowner’s insurance. So, we have decided to provide a guide to eliminate any mystery about this important undertaking. Following are the top 9 things you probably want to know about homeowner’s insurance. After all, if you just bought Read More

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Clubhouse opens at Bella Vista

Posted: May 2, 2018 - Homebuyer's Blog

  Hartz Homes announces the opening of the neighborhood clubhouse in their Bella Vista subdivision in Bolingbrook. The clubhouse in Bella Vista contains meeting, social, and recreation areas. Comfortable furniture surrounding a fireplace provides a great area for both relaxation and get-togethers. A nicely appointed kitchen comes in handy for community and individual resident events. Read More

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Tips to personalize your brand-new bedroom

Posted: April 16, 2018 - Homebuyer's Blog

Hartz Homes shows how to create a beautiful space for relaxation. With a few simple tricks, anyone can transform their new bedroom into a room that wows. It’s all in knowing how to pull all the elements of the space together into a harmonious whole. And that involves two basic steps: 1. look at the Read More

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The benefits of building codes

Posted: April 2, 2018 - Homebuyer's Blog

Many people who buy a newly constructed house from Hartz Homes often ask about building codes. How do they work? What do they mean? Are they good for the buyer? Here’s a general explanation of the codes and how they help you. A building code sets forth requirements to protect public health, safety and general Read More

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De-mystifying the closing process

Posted: March 5, 2018 - Homebuyer's Blog

Hartz Homes knows that going to the closing, or the settlement on your new home, can be bewildering. You are usually required to sign a seemingly endless pile of documents, most of which are written in terminology not used outside of the housing industry and that can be complicated to understand. To help simplify this Read More

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Tips for picking an interior color scheme

Posted: February 15, 2018 - Homebuyer's Blog

Color is a great way to personalize your new home from Hartz Homes. However, choosing a color for a particular room or deciding on color combinations can sometimes be a challenge.  Hartz Homes would like to share a few suggestions that can make picking colors more enjoyable and rewarding. Color Scheme Have fun looking for Read More

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Great new floorplans from Hartz Homes!

Posted: February 2, 2018 - Homebuyer's Blog

Check the new additions to the Hartz Homes line up for today’s buyers. Several all-new models are being introduced in Playa Vista, a Plainfield community by Hartz Homes. These new plans complement the existing line-up of popular floorplans in the community that are designed to meet the needs and tastes of various groups of today’s Read More

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