Purchasing a new home often requires a great deal of trust. The buyer may have only a few brief chances to examine the property for defects or shortcomings, and the excitement and nervousness of the event may make it easier to miss important details. Certainly, an Illinois homebuyer can benefit from a thorough inspection, but some real estate experts suggest there are other indicators that the buyer should walk away and look for another deal.
The effects of the partial U.S. government shutdown affects thousands of federal workers. However, many in Illinois only began to feel some inconvenience as the impasse reached its second week. The immigration courts have been especially impacted as they now will have to face an already backlogged docket of cases once the government's budget matters are resolved.