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Distressed Home Sales Fall Dramatically in Illinois in 2014

Distressed Home Sales Fall Dramatically in Illinois in 2014


The nation’s distressed housing market has improved quite a bit in the last year,…

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The Two Most Important Developments for Housing’s Growth

The Two Most Important Developments for Housing’s Growth


There are many important factors influencing housing today, but recent analysis suggests two will…

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A Strong Fall Begets a Strong Spring

A Strong Fall Begets a Strong Spring


Despite a drop in interest in August, Redfin research shows an uptick in the…

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The Secret to Housing’s Future – a New Kind of 15-Year Mortgage?

The Secret to Housing’s Future – a New Kind of 15-Year Mortgage?


We often hear about how the nation’s mortgage markets need reform, but the solution…

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The Shadow Inventory: What You Need to Know

The Shadow Inventory: What You Need to Know


Though the elusive shadow inventory has dwindled, forthcoming changes to mortgage debt relief could…

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4 Important Facts About Hispanic Homebuyers in America

4 Important Facts About Hispanic Homebuyers in America


All research points to Hispanic consumers having an outsized effect on the U.S. housing…

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Strong Condo Market Drives Home Prices in Chicagoland

Strong Condo Market Drives Home Prices in Chicagoland


Asking prices once again showed positive movement in September, according to new stats from…

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Millennials Looking Up: A Positive Outlook on the Future of Homebuying

Millennials Looking Up: A Positive Outlook on the Future of Homebuying


Research from Zillow finds millennial values toward homeownership may be more traditional than older generations….

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4 Reasons Builders are Building Bigger

4 Reasons Builders are Building Bigger


Americans everywhere are tightening their belts, but still our houses are getting bigger. Why?…

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414,000 Home Sales Lost in 2014 to Student Debt

414,000 Home Sales Lost in 2014 to Student Debt


In the last 11 years, student debt in the U.S. has skyrocketed from $241…

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