This weekend is Super Bowl Sunday. This is always an exciting time of the year for me, and I’m not just talking about the big game. I expect New England will dominate, and hopefully the Giants will make a game out of it, and we won’t stay tuned just for the commercials. I enjoy the beer and the food and the chance to visit with friends. But that’s not why I’m excited either. Here in Chicago, Super Bowl Sunday traditionally represents the start of the Spring home buying season. As a mortgage banker who loves working with first time home buyers, that’s a great reason to get excited. Are you a first time home buyer in the market for a new home? With the Chicago area home market slow, and interest rates low, this could be the best time in years to buy your first home. It is a buyer’s…

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