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What you Need To Know When Buying a Section 8 Occupied Property

Buying a section 8 occupied property in Chicago or in the Chicago suburbs like Country Club Hills, South Holland, or Flossmoor can be a great opportunity for your real estate portfolio but there is a lot you should know of how it works before you close.In this article and video I...
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Blog Post How To Change Property Management Companies When I Have A Section 8 Tenant

How To Change Property Management Companies When I Have A Section 8 Tenant

I talk to many investors that are reluctant to change their Property Management firm when they have a section 8 tenant because they are not sure how the process will work or they are afraid they will lose money from section 8 in the transaction.  I am talking to them at the ...
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Blog Post What Will Section 8 Pay For Rent In Cook County?

What Will Section 8 Pay For Rent In Cook County?

Many people have questions about Section 8 and the ins and outs of the Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCV).  The unfortunate part is many of the ins and outs differ slightly from state to state, county to county, and then even city to city.  The differences between Sec...
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Blog Post What are the Room Requirements For Section 8 Tenants?

What are the Room Requirements For Section 8 Tenants?

We know many of you have, or will have, buildings with Section 8 tenants. We thought it would be helpful if we shared the room requirements (for both bedrooms and rooms in general) for a home/unit occupied by a Section 8 tenant.  There is a lot more required to be approved, ...
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Managing Hundreds of Tenants & Getting Uncle Sam to Pay the Rent with Mark Ainley

Mark Ainley was recently featured on this Bigger Pockets podcast with the founder of BiggerPockets.com Josh Dorkin and Brandon Turner. Mark was very excited to be a part of the show. He has been a long time listener of the Bigger Pockets podcast and is also a contributor to their...
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Blog Post Guide To Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) for Section 8 Tenants

Guide To Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) for Section 8 Tenants

Working in Chicago with Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) for section 8 tenants can be a very lucrative strategy for your investment portfolio. If you’re specifically a first time landlord to a section 8 program in Chicago, you’ll need to learn more about this process, ...
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