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The Construction Market is Heating Up!

Housing inventory is low and in turn, the construction market is heating up.  Let us help you with your construction project!
For more information on how HomeStar Title can help you with your new home build, view our Construction Escrow PDF here.

By |April 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on The Construction Market is Heating Up!|

HomeStar Title – Oktoberfest 2017

Thanks!
Thank you to everyone that stopped by the HomeStar Title office at 222 N. Industrial Drive in Bradley to take part in our Oktoberfest Celebration. It’s always a pleasure to meet and network with other professionals in the real estate industry outside of the normal workday. We hope everyone had a great time!

By |October 18th, 2017|News|Comments Off on HomeStar Title – Oktoberfest 2017|

HomeStar Title Hosts Appreciation Luncheon

HomeStar Title recently hosted an “Ugly Duckling” luncheon at the Kankakee Public Library. The HomeStar Title team talked about the ugly things that can happen when you don’t plan ahead and how HomeStar Title can help you to “duck” the issues.

Thanks to those that took time out of their busy schedules to attend. We […]

By |May 24th, 2017|News|Comments Off on HomeStar Title Hosts Appreciation Luncheon|

ALTA Urges CFPB to Warn Consumers About Wire Fraud Schemes

In a letter to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), American Land Title Association (ALTA) urged the bureau to issue an alert, warning consumers about wire fraud schemes attempting to steal funds for real estate closings.

“Despite efforts by the title industry and others to educate consumers about the risk, homebuyers continue to be targeted,” […]

By |April 7th, 2017|News|Comments Off on ALTA Urges CFPB to Warn Consumers About Wire Fraud Schemes|

HomeStar Title Participates in KIFAR Affiliate Expo

HomeStar Title was proud to be a part of the recent KIFAR Affiliate Expo that took place in Bradley.

Title Closer, Jeanette Butz and HomeStar Title President, Charlotte Blanchette attended the event to share their wealth of industry knowledge with other real estate professionals from the area.

By |April 7th, 2017|News|Comments Off on HomeStar Title Participates in KIFAR Affiliate Expo|

Thank You For Joining Us!

We hope you were able to join us at the recent Kankakee County Chamber of Commerce, Women in Networking Luncheon.

HomeStar Title’s very own Charlotte Blanchette presented on protecting real estate through title insurance and the process of holding title. Char also touched on the strengths women in real estate bring to the industry.

Thanks to […]

By |March 14th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Thank You For Joining Us!|

Americans Buying Existing Homes At Fastest Pace Since 2007

According to the National Association of Realtors, January home sales rose 3.3% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.69 million.

Several factors could be at play for this growth in home sales.
Steady job gains, modest pay raises and rising consumer confidence are spurring healthy home buying even as borrowing costs have […]

By |March 2nd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Americans Buying Existing Homes At Fastest Pace Since 2007|

Springtime!

Looking for a new home?  Look to HomeStar Title Company for your title insurance and protect your real estate investment.

Enjoy this time of year and best of luck on your home shopping journey!

By |February 24th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Springtime!|
  • ‘Tis The Season To Be Jolly & Thankful For All Our Blessings!

‘Tis The Season To Be Jolly & Thankful For All Our Blessings!

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the HomeStar Title Team!

By |December 7th, 2016|News|Comments Off on ‘Tis The Season To Be Jolly & Thankful For All Our Blessings!|

First TRID Closings!

On Friday, October 30th, we successfully closed our first 2 TRID closings!!

By |November 2nd, 2015|News|Comments Off on First TRID Closings!|