Posts by Jason Porterfield

Lone Wolf adds Terradatum to extensive portfolio of proptech solutions
Lone Wolf adds Terradatum to extensive portfolio of proptech solutions

The proptech company Lone Wolf has added another tool to its offerings by acquiring the data analytics provider...

RedfinNow becomes first major iBuyer to hit the Chicago market
RedfinNow becomes first major iBuyer to hit the Chicago market

RedfinNow is making offers on single-family homes, townhomes and condos in Avondale, Edgebrook, Edison Park, Jefferson Park, Lincoln Square, North Center, North Mayfair, Norwood Park, Old Irving, Park Ridge, Portage Park, Rogers Park, Sauganash and West...

Share of international homebuyers fell last year
Share of international homebuyers fell last year

International buyers purchased 107,000 residential properties from April 2020 through March 2021, marking a 31% decline from the 154,000 residences bought the previous...

Rethinking real estate in a red hot (and uncertain) market
Rethinking real estate in a red hot (and uncertain) market

The past 18 months brought ups and downs to the housing market throughout Chicago and the city’s suburbs. With pandemic restrictions lifted and COVID-19 cases at lows not seen since last spring, agents and clients are still dealing with a...

RE/MAX: Chicago housing inventory gets bump in June
RE/MAX: Chicago housing inventory gets bump in June

The nationwide housing inventory shortage that has driven growth in prices and demand in Chicago and other major markets may be beginning to ease, according to RE/MAX’s  National Housing Report for...

Aaron Share and The Share Team join Compass to serve city and suburban clients
Aaron Share and The Share Team join Compass to serve city and suburban clients

Glenview-based agent Aaron Share and his team have joined Compass as the brokerage commits to growing in the city and...

@properties purchases technology, consulting firm Suburban Jungle
@properties purchases technology, consulting firm Suburban Jungle

Suburban Jungle provides pre-search consultation services to homebuyers to help them find the ideal neighborhood or suburb for their needs and match them with a vetted real estate...

Chicago apartments are growing to accommodate working from home
Chicago apartments are growing to accommodate working from home

New construction apartments are getting bigger in Chicago and other major markets after shrinking in size from 2016 to 2020, according to a recent study by RENTCafe and Yardi...

Helmut Jahn ‘one of the great architects of our time’ known for his iconic Chicago buildings
Helmut Jahn ‘one of the great architects of our time’ known for his iconic Chicago buildings

Through his work with his architecture firm, JAHN, he developed a reputation for progressive design that emphasized the elimination of inessential elements. He was committed to design excellence and to improving the urban...

Home prices hit 15-year high nationwide
Home prices hit 15-year high nationwide

Prices in the Chicago metro area were up 6.3% over February 2020 with “normal” market condition...

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