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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Ilyce R. Glink  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

Ilyce Glink lives just outside Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Ilyce is a Chicago-based blogger, author, financial journalist and syndicated columnist. Her newspaper column, ''Real Estate Matters'', appears in more than 160 newspapers and websites nationwide. She also hosts a radio talk show for WSB in Atlanta, and has appeared on "Oprah" and the "Today Show", CNN and CMBC. Her column runs in about 85 papers and about 100 additional websites. She is a top real estate blogger for CBS News' MoneyWatch and Yahoo. In addition, she published a number of ebooks, some of which are available at

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Selected Titles At Your Library

10 steps to home ownership :
ISBN: 0812925319. OCLC Number: 33276136

Times Books,. .

100 questions every first-time home buyer should ask :
ISBN: 1400081971. OCLC Number: 56481444

Three Rivers Press,. .

Ilyce Glink offers more than 100 pages of new material addressing all of the current trends home buyers need to stay on top of. In this edition, she presents new stories of real people who have gone through the home-buying process for the first time and offers her advice on how to avoid common home-buyer mistakes.

100 questions every first-time home buyer should ask :
ISBN: 9781524763442. OCLC Number: 1003854749

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From the most trusted name in real estate, a new and fully updated edition of the indispensable guide that helps first-time buyers land the home of their dreams What does location, location, location really mean? How do I decide what to offer on a house? What exactly is the closing?Buying a home is one of the most important decisions in any person's life. It will be the place where you plant your roots, come home after a long day, raise a family, or make a successful investment. But how, with everything from student loans and an uncertain marketplace stacked against you, do you get to that idyllic future? In 100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask, Ilyce Glink, one of the most trusted names in real estate, answers all of your questions about home buying--and some you didn't know you had--and takes you on a personal journey from open houses to moving day. Weaving together advice from top brokers around the country with illustrative stories and her own unparalleled expertise, 100 Questions is a one-stop shop to getting the home of your dreams--

100 questions every home seller should ask :
ISBN: 0812924061. OCLC Number: 31606168

Times Books,. .

100 questions you should ask about your personal finances :
ISBN: 0812927419. OCLC Number: 39733045

Times Business,. .

50 simple steps you can take to disaster-proof your finances :
ISBN: 0609809954. OCLC Number: 49260725

Three Rivers Press,. .

50 simple steps you can take to sell your home faster and for more money in any market /
ISBN: 0609809334. OCLC Number: 50761092

Three Rivers Press,. .

A real-estate expert offers advice on preparing a house for sale, getting more value for the home, and selling a home quickly with pointers on contracts, agents, and room-by-room improvements.

50 simple things you can do to improve your personal finances :
ISBN: 0812927427. OCLC Number: 45505903

Three Rivers Press,. .

Introduces fifty strategies to help readers gain financial independence by creating an investment portfolio, buying a house, planning for retirement, and getting organized.

Buy, close, move in! :
ISBN: 9780061944871. OCLC Number: 419852213

Harper,. .

The rules of buying, financing, and owning real estate are now dramatically different than they were just a year ago. Glink explains everything buyers need to know to navigate this new world of real estate.

Real U guide to bank accounts & credit cards /
ISBN: 0974415944. OCLC Number: 56527516

Real U, Inc.,. .

When it's time to leave home and start paying for real life expenses on your own, you've got two choices: paper or plastic. This guide covers everything you need to know to open your first checking account, apply for your first credit cards, and handle both so that there's still some money left in your wallet at the end of the month.