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The Great Divide in Homebuilding

The Great Divide in Homebuilding


Some measures of the U.S. home construction market suggest things have radically improved, but…

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Chicagoland Foreclosure Inventory Down Double-Digits

Chicagoland Foreclosure Inventory Down Double-Digits


New data from CoreLogic drives home just how much progress our housing markets have…

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2015 Investor Prospects

2015 Investor Prospects


Investor interest is a major contributing factor to the success of a real estate…

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6 Things to Know About the Fed Ending ‘Quantitative Easing’ and How it Pertains to Housing

6 Things to Know About the Fed Ending ‘Quantitative Easing’ and How it Pertains to Housing


The Fed announced earlier today that it was ending its third round of Quantitative…

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4 Graphs to Illustrate Student Debt’s Impact on Homeownership

4 Graphs to Illustrate Student Debt’s Impact on Homeownership


Federal Reserve researchers attempt to explain the relationship, if any, between the growing burden…

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Pending Home Sales Rise, but What of the Future?

Pending Home Sales Rise, but What of the Future?


Pending home sales reached a milestone of sorts in September, but what does it…

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Chicago Makes Freddie Mac’s Top 5 Improving Metro Housing Markets

Chicago Makes Freddie Mac’s Top 5 Improving Metro Housing Markets


Now it’s official – Chicago received a high-profile endorsement of its improving housing market…

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Chicagoland Home Prices Remain Positive in Latest Case-Shiller

Chicagoland Home Prices Remain Positive in Latest Case-Shiller


It was another positive month for home prices in the latest Case-Shiller #175704425 /…

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A Simple Guide to Lending Standards – and How They Haven’t Improved

A Simple Guide to Lending Standards – and How They Haven’t Improved


We hear about lending standards all the time, and new data from CoreLogic suggests…

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7 Interesting Details About New Construction Home Sales

7 Interesting Details About New Construction Home Sales


While everyone else focuses on the headlines, here are seven below-the-hood details you should…

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