ThinkGlink.com is owned and operated by Think Glink, Inc. The president of Think Glink, Inc. is Ilyce R. Glink.
ILYCE R. GLINK is an award-winning, nationally-syndicated columnist, television reporter, radio talk show host and bestselling book author. Her syndicated column, Real EstateReal Estate is land and anything permanently attached to it, such as buildings and improvements. Matters, appears in more than 100 newspapers and Web sites, including the Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Detroit Free Press and the Wilmington (Del.) News Journal. (Find the list of newspapers that run her syndicated columns.)
She hosts The Ilyce Glink Show, a radio show which features personal finance and real estate advice, on Sunday mornings on Atlanta’s Newstalk 750 WSB. Her all-video site ExpertRealEstateTips.net features nearly 300 videos dealing with all aspects of real estate and personal finance. You can also find all of her videos here at ThinkGlink.com.
She is the author of many books on real estate and personal finance, including her bestselling book, 100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask (3rd Ed.). She is also the author of 100 Questions Every Home Seller Should Ask, 10 Steps To Homeownership: A Workbook for First-Time Buyers, 100 Questions You Should Ask About Your Personal Finances, 50 Simple Steps You Can Take To Improve Your Finances, 50 Simple Steps You Can Take to Disaster-Proof Your Finances, 50 Simple Steps You Can Take to Sell Your Home Faster and For More Money in Any Market, and the REAL U Guide to Bank Accounts & Credit Cards. She has nearly 1 million copies of her books in print. She has also written more many eBooks that are available for purchase at the Amazon store.
She contributes occasional commentaries to NPR’s Sound Money and Marketplace Money, and is a frequent guest on radio and television programs, including Oprah, the Today Show, CBS Early Show, Good Morning America, Fox News, CNN, CNBC and WTTW/Chicago. She spent 8 years as a personal finance and real estate reporter for WGN-TV, Chicago, and has hosted her own nationally syndicated two-hour radio program and syndicated minute, both reaching more than 65 stations nationwide.
Her work has been published by Worth magazine, Working Woman, Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Tribune, Washington Post, Chicago magazine, Electronic Media, Crain’s Chicago Business, Woman’s World, Crain’s New York Business, National Real Estate & Relocation, and other publications.
Ilyce has won numerous awards throughout her career, including Best Consumer Reporter and Best Television Report from the National Association of Real Estate Editors. She also won the first Money $mart award from the Federal ReserveThe Reserve is the amount of money set aside by a condo, co-op, or homeowners' association for future capital improvements. Bank of Chicago and received two Peter Lisagor Awards for Exemplary Journalism from the Chicago Headline Club. In 1992, Glink was named Best Consumer Reporter by the National Association of Real Estate Editors. In 1997, she received an award for Best Consumer Magazine Report from NAREE. In 2006, she was nominated for an Emmy® Award.
Her Web sites include ThinkGlink.com, HouseTask.com and ExpertRealEstateTips.net. An in-demand speaker, Ilyce gives numerous speeches a year to a wide variety of audiences including Marriott Hotels, Discover Card, Allstate Foundation, the Delaware State Treasurer’s Office, Youth Leaders International, March of Dimes, City of Chicago Department on Aging and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.
Ilyce Glink also owns and operates Think Glink Publishing LLC, a privately-held company that provides strategic consulting services, as well as online and offline editorial content and video for companies and non-profit organizations. Find out more about Think Glink Publishing.
Ilyce’s syndicated column, Real Estate Matters, also features “Ask The Real Estate Lawyer,” a column by real estate attorneyA Real Estate Attorney is an attorney who specializes in the purchase and sale of real estate. Samuel Tamkin.
SAMUEL TAMKIN is a Chicago-based real estate attorney with more than 20 years of experience working with residential and commercial clients. He began his career in the real estate department of one of the country’s largest real estate law firms, and has had his own practice for the past 18 years, assisting thousands of buyers and sellers in closing transactions. He has also helped dozens of developers and investors purchase, sell, lease and develop real estate in the Midwest.
He is a nationally-syndicated columnist, and his column “Ask The Real Estate Lawyer” is featured in dozens of newspapers and websites across the country. Previously, he was a contributor on the nationally-syndicated radio program, “Real Estate USA.” He obtained a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and graduated from the University of Illinois College of Law.
You can view many of his articles on ThinkGlink.com or at his personal site at LawProblems.com.