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Chicago Resources

General:

Angie's List (Contractor Referrals & Reviews)

GreatSchools (School Ratings) - Also see state information below
Mortgage Calculator

Moving | Utilities Information:

Cable - Comcast Cable
Cable - RCN Cable
Driver's License - Illinois Secretary of State Driver's License
Electric - ComEd
Internet - AT&T Internet

Internet - Comcast Internet
Internet - RCN Internet
Mail - US Postal Service
Natural Gas - Peoples Gas/North Shore Gas 
Telephone - AT&T

Water - Chicago Department of Water

Chicago Information:
Alderman Finder

Chicago Building Codes 
Chicago Park District

Chicago Public Schools
Chicago Public Schools Locator Page
Chicago Zoning Department
Chicago Zoning Maps
City Of Chicago
City of Chicago Online Building Permit Search
City Stickers
CTA (Public Transportation)
CTA Brown Line Capacity Expansion Information
Lakefront Bike Path
Lakefront Running Path
Mayor's Office of Special Events
Metra Trains
Residential Parking Permits

   

Chicago Neighborhood Information: 
Andersonville Chamber of Commerce

Bucktown/Wicker Park Chamber of Commerce
Buena Park Neighbors
Chicago Chamber of Commerce
Edgewater Chamber of Commerce
Edgewater Historical Society
Lakeview Chamber of Commerce
Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce
Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce
Lincoln Square Chamber of Commerce
Magnolia Malden Neighbors (Sheridan Park)
North Center Chamber of Commerce
Old Town Triangle Association
Ravenswood Manor Chamber of Commerce
Rogers Park Chamber of Commerce
Roscoe Village Chamber of Commerce
State Street Chamber of Commerce
Streeterville Chamber of Commerce
Uptown Chicago Commission

County Information:
Cook County Assessor's Office
Cook County Recorder of Deeds
Cook County Treasurer's Office
Lake County Chief County Assessment Office
Lake County Services
Lake County Treasurer

   

State Information:
Illinois Secretary of State
Illinois State Board of Education - School Profile
Illinois State Board of Education - School Report Card
Illinois State Web Site

Credit Reports:
Credit Check Site (Free)
Equifax
Experian
TransUnion

Income Tax Information:
Illinois Department of Revenue
Internal Revenue Service
IRS FAQs - Primary Residence
Sale of Primary Residence (IRS Publication 523)

Homeownership Programs:
American Dream Down Payment Assistance
AmeriDream Down Payment Assistance Program
Asset Illinois Homeownership Program
First-Time Home Buyer Tax Credit
Illinois Guaranteed Rural Housing
Illinois Housing Development Authority
Making Home Affordable Program
Our Own Home
US Department of Housing and Urban Development