CHICAGO--(ENEWSPF)--September 26, 2016. Chicago area veterans were informed about new and underused benefits available to them during a Veterans Housing Symposium hosted by Congresswoman Robin Kelly at the Vodak-East Side Public Library on Saturday in Chicago.
Among the topics of discussion were property tax benefits for veterans, mortgage options and displacement assistance. Speakers included Victor LaGroon, director of the Chicago Office of Veterans Affairs, and David Piatek, vice president of The Federal Savings Bank, who specializes in VA home loans. A representative from the Cook County Assessor’s Office also informed residents of property tax exemptions that . . .