Trump’s tax plan a ‘non-starter’ for homeowners, NAR says

Trump’s tax plan a ‘non-starter’ for homeowners, NAR says


Though it would keep in place mortgage interest deductions, changes to the federal tax... read more
Zillow’s ‘Zestimate’ facing class-action lawsuit, reports say

Zillow’s ‘Zestimate’ facing class-action lawsuit, reports say


The Zestimate, Zillow’s algorithm-based property estimate tool, has long been a source of frustration... read more
Homes are selling faster than ever as inventory tightens

Homes are selling faster than ever as inventory tightens


Demand for homes continues to grow as houses are selling faster than every before, according... read more
Townhouse construction grows to help meet starter home demand

Townhouse construction grows to help meet starter home demand


Despite a recent lull in growth, townhouse construction proves to be a crucial part... read more
The Realtor of today: breaking down NAR’s 2017 member profile

The Realtor of today: breaking down NAR’s 2017 member profile


What does the typical Realtor look like, and how was business for them in... read more
My Style: Cindy Banks Broker/Owner, RE/MAX Cornerstone Dupage and Kane County

My Style: Cindy Banks Broker/Owner, RE/MAX Cornerstone Dupage and Kane County


Number of years in real estate: 31 Describe your look: Fun and sassy but... read more
Gender Issues in Real Estate

Gender Issues in Real Estate


Tackling the topic of gender representation in real estate is a tricky thing. For... read more
Agent Snapshot: Rick Miranda  Broker, CONLON/Christie’s International Real Estate River North, River West, West Town, Wicker Park, Bucktown, Logan Sqaure

Agent Snapshot: Rick Miranda Broker, CONLON/Christie’s International Real Estate River North, River West, West Town, Wicker Park, Bucktown, Logan Sqaure


What was your first job in the realty industry? Broker at BBC Realty in... read more
Free to be, you and me

Free to be, you and me


We’ve arrived, friends, at an interesting issue. All-knowing as I am, I see a... read more
The sky’s the limit

The sky’s the limit


Real estate has been described to me, time and time again, as an industry... read more
Most homebuyers don’t believe in a “forever home”

Most homebuyers don’t believe in a “forever home”


The concept of a forever home – a single place that will last throughout... read more
Total household debt in first quarter passes pre-recession peak

Total household debt in first quarter passes pre-recession peak


Total household debt reached $12.73 trillion in the first quarter of 2017, which is... read more