Category Archives: Business & Real Estate

Creepy Stalker a/k/a “The Watcher” Turns Dream Home into Nightmare – Pitfalls of Purchasing a “Stigmatized” Home

In 2014, a New Jersey couple with three children purchased a $1.3 million “dream home” located in a New York City bedroom community.  However, their dreams were dashed when they received the first of three supremely creepy letters just three … Continue reading

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Plug or Perish

FVLD’s January Legal Update discusses significant new laws that will affect both individuals and businesses in Illinois this year.  In short, if your New Year’s Resolutions for 2015 included making surreptitious recordings of private conversations and posting revenge porn online, … Continue reading

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2014 Ends a Banner Year for Chicago Real Estate

Sales of downtown Chicago office properties increased by 13 percent above the full-year total for 2013, and the 2014 sales total of $3.68 billion to date is the highest since the 2008 crash.  Low interest rates and comparatively higher prices … Continue reading

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