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old town real estateRealtor.com used to be the #1 site for national real estate searches, but I believe it has been overtaken by Zillow and possibly a couple other real estate portals.  Of course, we always suggest using a local real estate site such as this one for the most accurate, updated listings, such as our Orland Park real estate page.  

What many people don't know is that websites like Zillow do not always have accurate information.  Even when an agent marks their listings as Sold they sometimes pop up again as Active listings at no fault of the listing agent.

Zillow and some other large real estate portals are also showing properties that are not for sale.  Zillow began what real estate professionals feel is a controversial practice of

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The average sales price for Homer Glen homes in 2011 was $317,170, so anything priced under $200,000 should be considered a bargain for the area. If you're a homer glen homes for sale searchfirst-time buyer some of these homes might be nice little starter homes. They might also work out for those empty nesters that are downsizing.

There will be some larger homes at discount prices that are short sales or foreclosures. Homes in this price range can go quickly and we're starting to see multiple offers. A good priced foreclosure has always brought in multiple offers for the most part but we're showing good buyer activity right now.

I'm seeing more buyers sitting on the fence wondering if they should make an offer and the property already sold. Again, it happens more in the lower

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searching for orland park homes for saleI receive many registrations daily from people who have found my website by using search terms such as Orland Park real estate or Homer Glen homes, for example.  Sometimes, I wonder how some people find my site since their searches are not in areas I work in, but they found my website using some kind of search terms.

The visitors that register to use my MLS search (or IDX) are free to search in our very large multiple listing service that covers Northern IL and some portions of Wisconsin, Michigan and Indiana.  Our multiple listing service used to be the largest in the nation, but I know there are newer ones that have surpassed our MLS.

This means I don't service all of the areas that are in my MLS.  I only work in the southwest Cook County and

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orland park condos & townhomes for sale

Now you can view all condominiums and townhomes for sale in Orland Park, IL without having to do any kind of search.  This page updates daily and shows all attached properties on the market.

As of today, there are 297 Orland Park condos and townhomes for sale (click the link to see them).  Prices range from under $100,000 up to just under $600,000.  Just like any search on this site, you can customize your search to your price range, number of bedrooms and bathrooms required and so much more.

You can spend hours going through the list of all Orland Park real estate available right now.  Have fun and when you get serious about buying property in Orland Park, be sure to fill out the Automated Home Finder Form and get new and updated listings sent

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orland park homes for saleThe top Cook County Real Estate website has a new custom MLS search that offers a lot of features.  As an example, if you're searching for Orland Park Homes for Sale you can go to a page that shows every home currently available and allows you to refine your search.  Today there are 244 homes available in the village.

You can also see the list of all Orland Park homes for sale without having to do a search.  The homes are listed from lowest to highest price.  However, you might want to include even more amenities into your search such as a certain amount of bedrooms or bathrooms.  Then you want to use the more advanced Orland Park real estate MLS search link above.

You'll see thumbnail photos with address, price, some basic information and a link to

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After years of using what is called a VOW search, the top website for Chicago Suburbs homes for sale has converted to a new custom IDX MLS search.  What is the search southwest chicago suburbs homes on your computerdifference?

With the previous VOW search prospects had to fill out a registration form before they could see any information on a property.  It was a requirement for having a VOW search available and an individual webmaster could not change that.

With the new custom Chicago suburbs MLS search you can see exactly how many properties match your search and you'll see photos and a little information about each one.  You won't be asked to register unless you want more information.

As with the VOW, registration is quick and easy and only requires your name and e-mail address.  We never share or

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