Monthly Archives: February 2014

Five Reasons To Buy Now Instead Of Spring

With housing prices and mortgage rates on the decline, now may be the best time to consider purchasing your new home. It may seem like a hassle to consider a major purchase and a move, especially during this year’s exceptionally … Continue reading

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Living The Dream After Foreclosure

Many Americans saw their dream of owning a home shatter, once they had a foreclosure or short sale on their record. But the dream is alive again thanks to changes in Federal Housing Administration guidelines and updates in the Fannie … Continue reading

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Mel Foster Co. Nominated for Performance Awards

Lynsey Engels, President, Real Estate Brokerage at Mel Foster Co. Inc. is pleased to announce that their Relocation Division, lead by Deb Boland, has been nominated by Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® for five  2013 Awards.  Mel Foster … Continue reading

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Mel Foster Co. Gets a New Home

Mel Foster Co. Real Estate is relocating to 250 E. Main St, Suite 110 in Downtown Galesburg.  The Henderson St. office will remain open until March 28, 2014 during the remodeling of the Main St. location.  The phone number will … Continue reading

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What Buyers Want In A Kitchen

An updated kitchen can help you get top dollar from a buyer. This list tells you where to spend your remodel dollars to get the attention of buyers and your best return on investment. Professional grade stove Look for options … Continue reading

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Mel Foster Co. Receives Website Quality Certification

Mel Foster Co. has been awarded the Website Quality Certification (WQC) from Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, a global network of 500+ real estate firms which presents the certification to member companies that demonstrate best practices in website … Continue reading

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Supporting Our Hungry

Mel Foster Co. is proud to participate again in the Student Hunger Drive Corporate Challenge.  The competition kicks off today and runs thru February 28. Each Mel Foster Co. office is conducting an internal food drive by collecting donations of … Continue reading

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