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Creation Hires Josh Zemon as managing principal
Creation Hires Josh Zemon as managing principal

Zemon will oversee all aspects of Creation’s real estate business alongside founding members David Sellers and Bob Agahi.

Association News: Michelle Mills Clement
Association News: Michelle Mills Clement

“I’m sorry” — it’s a simple but powerful statement. An apology not only acknowledges wrongdoing, but provides a platform to begin to move forward.

First-time Chicago homebuyers face bidding wars from wealthy out-of-towners
First-time Chicago homebuyers face bidding wars from wealthy out-of-towners

“Homeowners will see the value of their homes rise, but first-time homebuyers will face tougher competition from out-of-towners with big budgets.” — Daryl Fairweather, Redfin chief economist

CAR adds Amir Syed to board of directors
CAR adds Amir Syed to board of directors

Guaranteed Rate’s Amir Syed has been appointed to the board of directors of CAR

Dan Cerovac joins Cardinal Financial Company
Dan Cerovac joins Cardinal Financial Company

Dan Cerovac has joined Cardinal Financial Company, Limited Partnership as a branch manager charged with growing Cardinal’s south Chicagoland market.

Chicago makes top 20 list for sellers in 2021
Chicago makes top 20 list for sellers in 2021

“Historically low-interest rates, a shortage of new housing inventory and limited new construction have contributed to rising home prices nationwide.” — Don Ganguly, senior vice president of Mynd Investor Services

Chicago home sales price up 12.1% in December
Chicago home sales price up 12.1% in December

The decline of home mortgage interest rates is continuing to fuel homebuying demand in December, pushing the median home-sale price up 13% nationwide to $334,300, according to a new report from online broker Redfin.

Joe Castillo, Erika Villegas acquire RE/MAX Town & Country
Joe Castillo, Erika Villegas acquire RE/MAX Town & Country

Joe Castillo and Erika Villegas have acquired RE/MAX Town & Country in Aurora. 

Here are the most powerful people in Illinois real estate in 2021
Here are the most powerful people in Illinois real estate in 2021

The Swanepoel Power 200 ranks leaders from all sectors of the residential real estate industry — here are Illinois’ top players.

Cindy Lee and Sally Lee-Zhao join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
Cindy Lee and Sally Lee-Zhao join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

Cindy Lee and Sally Lee-Zhao have joined the Northbrook office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago.

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