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More people are moving to Chicago and staying, report finds
More people are moving to Chicago and staying, report finds

Those hoping to move to Chicago will likely face some serious competition during...

5 real estate lead generation no-nos
5 real estate lead generation no-nos

In the world of real estate, it’s all about leads. However, leads mean...

Americans growing concerned about potential housing market correction, study finds
Americans growing concerned about potential housing market correction, study finds

A nationwide increase in median home values coupled with low inventory indicates a stronger...

Rising rents are leading to a larger homeless population nationwide, study says
Rising rents are leading to a larger homeless population nationwide, study says

It’s easy to see America’s rents are skyrocketing, but some of the most...

Home renting is at a 50-year high, report finds
Home renting is at a 50-year high, report finds

Due to lingering effects of the 2008 housing crisis, renting has become a...

Chicago has some of the highest hidden homeownership costs in the country, report says
Chicago has some of the highest hidden homeownership costs in the country, report says

Potential buyers often judge a home’s affordability by looking at list price or...

Multigenerational homes becoming more popular for aging buyers, report says
Multigenerational homes becoming more popular for aging buyers, report says

As inventory tightens and Baby Boomers begin to age, more Americans are turning...

Not just millennials: Baby boomers want walkable neighborhoods too, study says
Not just millennials: Baby boomers want walkable neighborhoods too, study says

Millennials are known for their desire to live in cities with busy nightlife...

Chicago construction rates increased in June, report says
Chicago construction rates increased in June, report says

Despite falling considerably in May, construction rates in Chicago rose last month, according...

National median home value passes $200,000 for the first time, study says
National median home value passes $200,000 for the first time, study says

The typical U.S. home is now worth more than $200,000 for the first...

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