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Here’s what happened this week in real estate news: November Housing Starts Disappoint Housing…

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Negative Equity in Chicagoland Plummets by 38.5%

Negative Equity in Chicagoland Plummets by 38.5%


The negative equity situation in Chicagoland has improved markedly, according to new research by…

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Homeowners Facing Thousands in Tax Bills if Spending Legislation Fails

Homeowners Facing Thousands in Tax Bills if Spending Legislation Fails


Spending package offers prolonged mortgage debt relief but faces uphill battle.   As is…

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Special Report: ‘Builder Confidence’ Numbers Still Inconsistent With Construction Numbers

Special Report: ‘Builder Confidence’ Numbers Still Inconsistent With Construction Numbers


Builder confidence remains high while home construction continues to trod along – what gives?…

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Bad News For Millennial Homeownership – Young American Wages are Plummeting

Bad News For Millennial Homeownership – Young American Wages are Plummeting


We all want to think that an explosion is pending in Millennial homeownership, but…

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Nancy Nagy of BHHS Koenig Rubloff to Serve on NAR Board of Directors

Nancy Nagy of BHHS Koenig Rubloff to Serve on NAR Board of Directors


The National Association of Realtors has selected Nancy Nagy, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff Realty…

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5 Things to Consider About the ‘Disappointing’ New Construction Report

5 Things to Consider About the ‘Disappointing’ New Construction Report


The headlines have been merciless regarding the latest new construction report, but was it…

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Realtor.com Forecast: Millennials Will Drive Market in 2015

Realtor.com Forecast: Millennials Will Drive Market in 2015


Realtor.com’s Chief Economist Jonathan Smoke is launching his first annual forecast, and in an…

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5 Game-Changing Predictions From Freddie Mac for 2015

5 Game-Changing Predictions From Freddie Mac for 2015


The housing market is about to turn a corner into the new year, and…

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Mortgages in Chicagoland Twice as Affordable as Rents in 2014

Mortgages in Chicagoland Twice as Affordable as Rents in 2014


Everyone knows that mortgages and rents have ran in opposing directions, but the numbers…

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