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Chicago makes list for best places to be a real estate agent
Chicago makes list for best places to be a real estate agent

Where do you think Chicago landed on this list of best places to be a real estate agent?...

Chicago’s multifamily market strengthens, rebounds from pandemic
Chicago’s multifamily market strengthens, rebounds from pandemic

Multifamily rents rose nationally in April indicating ongoing recovery from the pandemic, according to the latest Yardi Matrix Multifamily National...

April housing market sets records for sales and speed
April housing market sets records for sales and speed

The housing market hit records last month as home prices reached an all-time high and homes sold faster than...

New-construction home sales soar to record highs
New-construction home sales soar to record highs

Low mortgage rates and low inventory levels are making the demand for homebuilding more attractive to buyers in Chicago and...

Chicago homes selling faster than ever, as prices continue to rise
Chicago homes selling faster than ever, as prices continue to rise

Homes stayed on the market for 17 days less than they did last year, at an average of 34...

Housing inventory surge shows signs of relief for buyers
Housing inventory surge shows signs of relief for buyers

The boost in inventory shows signs of seasonal norms as supply starts to catch up with demand....

Chicago spring market most competitive in years
Chicago spring market most competitive in years

With the lowest level of inventory in nearly 40 years, the 2021 spring market has homebuyers facing a level of competition not seen in a...

Millennials gain a foothold in today’s housing market
Millennials gain a foothold in today’s housing market

As they come of peak age for first-time homeownership, millennials are gaining an increasing share of today’s housing market....

Midweek listings in Chicago sell almost a day faster
Midweek listings in Chicago sell almost a day faster

Homes listed on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday are selling for more than those listed on the weekend, but how much varies by metro...

Chicago’s housing supply shortage expected to continue for some time
Chicago’s housing supply shortage expected to continue for some time

The housing supply shortage is expected to get more extreme as homebuyer demand continues to outweigh inventory levels, a new study...

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