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New Construction Wavers in January, But Long-Term Trends Highly Positive

New Construction Wavers in January, But Long-Term Trends Highly Positive


January may have seemed like a disappointing month of construction, but a deeper look…

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Chicagoland’s Top-Selling Suburbs

Chicagoland’s Top-Selling Suburbs


What were the top-selling suburbs in Chicagoland, last month? A few days back, we…

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Pending Home Sales Hit Highest Mark in 18 Months

Pending Home Sales Hit Highest Mark in 18 Months


Pending home sales shot up in January, suggesting positive numbers down the road. Pending…

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What Qualifying Income Does Your Clients Need to Buy in Chicagoland?

What Qualifying Income Does Your Clients Need to Buy in Chicagoland?


In the end, buying a home all comes down to dollars and cents, and…

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What Do Single Men, Single Women and Married Couples Value in a Home?

What Do Single Men, Single Women and Married Couples Value in a Home?


When it comes to a home’s features, does one’s gender/relationship status impact how they…

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Another Sign That First-Time Buyers are Missing in Action

Another Sign That First-Time Buyers are Missing in Action


First-time homebuyers are a scarce bunch, these days. Just when it seemed that the…

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Huge Share of Millennials Return Home After Moving Out

Huge Share of Millennials Return Home After Moving Out


The past few months, we’ve reported on the many thorny issues facing Millennials –…

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3 Remarkable Charts on How Construction Has Shifted Towards Multifamily Developments

3 Remarkable Charts on How Construction Has Shifted Towards Multifamily Developments


In a recent article on new construction, we reported that the multifamily share of…

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Bad News For the Middle Class = Bad News For Housing

Bad News For the Middle Class = Bad News For Housing


Whenever you see a report on America’s evaporating middle class, you should think about…

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Why is Builder Confidence So Out of Touch with Reality?

Why is Builder Confidence So Out of Touch with Reality?


Builder confidence is far above the rate of new construction; what gives? Here’s an…

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