Posts by James F. McClister

3 trends that defined Chicago’s housing market in January
3 trends that defined Chicago’s housing market in January

In its monthly market report, Redfin dissected dozens of markets across the nation...

Four trends Gary Keller says may change real estate
Four trends Gary Keller says may change real estate

Keller Williams Founder Gary Keller spoke via an invitation-only live stream this week...

Chicagoans are overvaluing their homes
Chicagoans are overvaluing their homes

There is a disconnect between homeowners and appraisers in Chicago, according to Quick...

GOP takes another swing at Dodd-Frank
GOP takes another swing at Dodd-Frank

Republican Congressman and Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee Jeb Hensarling (Texas,...

Four ways builders are beating the labor shortage
Four ways builders are beating the labor shortage

In the five years following the peak of the housing bubble – so from...

Chicagoland’s Top Closings, Jan. 2017
Chicagoland’s Top Closings, Jan. 2017

In our new Real Data report, we’ve detailed the agents who closed January’s top...

City of Chicago takes steps to transform Bronzeville
City of Chicago takes steps to transform Bronzeville

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Third Ward Alderman Pat Dowell last month announced a...

When does owning in Chicago become a better deal than renting?
When does owning in Chicago become a better deal than renting?

Buying a home in Chicago is a great deal – so long as the...

Two signs that Chicago’s housing market is in for a correction

The most consequential question facing the housing industry today is: Are we approaching...

Congress and Trump both take shots at Dodd-Frank
Congress and Trump both take shots at Dodd-Frank

Republican lawmakers and President Donald Trump delivered a one-two punch to Dodd-Frank today,...

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