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Edward Balcsik
Attorney at Law
773 275-0754
Fax: 773 275-7115

Des Plaines
Des Plaines is a city northwest of Chicago, Illinois,. It's nickname is the "City of Destiny." As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 58,720. Des Plaines is adjacent to O'Hare International Airport.

Illinois communities where Chicago closing lawyer Edward Balcaik practices law.

The City of Des Plaines imposes a tax on the privilege of transferring title to real estate located within the corporate limits of the city as evidenced by the recordation of a deed by any person and a tax is imposed on the privilege of transferring the beneficial interest in real estate located within the corporate limits of the city at the rate of two dollars ($2.00) per one thousand dollar ($1,000.00) value of the property, for each transfer. The tax herein levied shall be in addition to any and all other taxes and shall be paid by the seller. Des Plaines does not specifically require a final water reading, but it is good practice to get one.

If you are or are planning to buy or sell a condo or house or other real estate in Des Plaines and need a lawyer to advise, please contact my office at 773 275-0754.

Edward Balcsik is an attorney whose practice includes real esate law, particularly the purchase and sale of residential real estate. Please note: The Supreme Court of Illinois does not recognize certifications of specialties in the practice of law and that the certificate, award or recognition is not a requirement to practice law in Illinois.

Residential Closings

Single family house or condominium unit closing from just

purchasers - $295

sellers - $195

closing special details    

Radon Disclosure

Effective 1 January 2008 the sale of a house or condo unit is subject to another disclosure reuirement. Sellers now must give a Radon Disclosure.

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