Posts by Juliet Jacques

Affordable homeownership with a unique twist in Chatham
Affordable homeownership with a unique twist in Chatham

Low inventory of affordable homes is a major problem for today’s local real estate industry. But it’s not the first time Chicago has been short of what it needs in terms of...

New construction in Wrigleyville, Elmhurst condos to begin delivery and Webster Square nears closeout
New construction in Wrigleyville, Elmhurst condos to begin delivery and Webster Square nears closeout

A new transit-oriented development is coming to the Sheridan Red Line station, the DiCosola Group will start deliveries on One95 next week and @properties announces that only 11 residences remain at their new condominium building in Lincoln...

Midwest home sales soar 81.4% in July
Midwest home sales soar 81.4% in July

Nationwide sales of new single-family homes were at a seasonally adjusted rate of 901,000, up 13.9% from last month and 36.3% higher than July...

More buyers are looking to leave Chicago for smaller cities
More buyers are looking to leave Chicago for smaller cities

Buyers are moving from expensive coastal areas to more affordable inland areas, but the exodus from Chicago continues, according to a new report from Redfin....

Apartment construction at a five-year national low
Apartment construction at a five-year national low

New apartment construction drops 26% from last year, according to a new...

New VP for @properties, Essex expands South Side team, Proper Title opens in Naperville and more
New VP for @properties, Essex expands South Side team, Proper Title opens in Naperville and more

Karen Mason will run @properties’ Winnetka office as the firm announces its Road to Rolex winners, Essex Realty announces new hire to expand South Side business and Proper Title Insurance adds office in...

Chicago buyers want affordable homes in coronavirus era
Chicago buyers want affordable homes in coronavirus era

Chicagoans are looking for smaller, more affordable homes in the COVID-19 era, according to a new report from Point2....

New programs for in-house art and developers of color, West Loop’s most expensive contract signing, and more
New programs for in-house art and developers of color, West Loop’s most expensive contract signing, and more

Aspire Residences and LISC Chicago roll out programs to change the way developments take shape, 1400 Monroe breaks a record, plus groundbreakings and openings across Chicagoland....

Illinois sees lower rates of manufactured housing than rest of U.S.
Illinois sees lower rates of manufactured housing than rest of U.S.

While prefabricated homes are six times less expensive than the average site-built home, trends in factory-built housing have always been...

It’s a seller’s market, according to HomeLight report
It’s a seller’s market, according to HomeLight report

Nearly half of all agents reported that their business was growing in...

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