Find out quickly if an investment property goes to foreclosure auction, files bankruptcy, receives a lien, or more. Pin Watch will alert you weekly if a property you are Watching has any changes in Northern Illinois public records. Stay on top of your investments by giving yourself more time to react to changes that affect business. Parcel Number Watch is your automated private eye - scanning millions of Illinois public records for you - so you don't have to.
There are many cases in which you may want to watch a residential or commercial property in Northern Illinois. Watching properties is especially valuable in the real estate industry where Realtors or real estate investors are trying to perform a short sale, and need to keep track of when the property will go into foreclosure. Realtors need to keep a careful eye on properties in foreclosure which may have an auction date scheduled soon, they can work as fast as possible to close their transaction. Real estate professionals may also want to know when an individual they are working with files Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, or receive a lien filed against them.
Getting public record alerts on properties is also useful for homeowners themselves. A new homeowner should obtain an extra copy of their deed or mortgage transaction after closing of their new home, so they can verify that the transaction was recorded correctly. It is also useful for new residential or commercial property owners to keep an eye on their property in public records in case a wrongful lien or judgment is filed against their property.
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What is WatchIllinois?
WatchIllinois is a unique online tool which automatically alerts
you when a change occurs in the public record of a person, property,
or business of your choosing. Simply sign up for the criteria you
want to "watch" , and we'll e-mail you weekly, letting you know if new
public records are filed in the Illinois court system, based on your criteria.
WatchIllinois is a subsidiary of Record Information Services, Inc. , a 21-year old public
record data compiler in the far west suburbs of Chicago, IL. WatchIllinois was created to
satisfy the demand for an automated public record alerting system, that would save people
time, money, and the effort that is required to track down and locate people, properties,
businesses, and more in Northern Illinois.
Record Information Services, Inc. is a trusted data compilation company located in the Western Suburbs of Chicago that has been in business for 30 years. As the owner and operator of this website, we are committed to providing reliable and comprehensive Illinois public records to our customers. Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can help you find the information you need.