Posts by Meg White

Chicago’s COVID-19 loan program now open to applicants
Chicago’s COVID-19 loan program now open to applicants

Learn how the city intends to distribute $100 million in low-interest loans to small businesses affected by the COVID-19...

How title companies are hedging bets and keeping closings on track
How title companies are hedging bets and keeping closings on track

The process of closing a real estate deal when vital city services are curtailed or temporarily unavailable is complicated. One local title attorney shares what’s changed and what the industry is doing to keep everything moving as smoothly as...

B&W pledges $150,000 to COVID-19 fund
B&W pledges $150,000 to COVID-19 fund

In a letter to industry colleagues, CEO Steven Baird acknowledged that these are tough times, but also that he has “never been more confident in our industry’s collective...

Compass gains two teams, and a top producer migrates back to BHHS
Compass gains two teams, and a top producer migrates back to BHHS

Compass is expanding into Naperville with the help of Alice Chin and her team, and will bring half of Malone Residential into the fold. Also, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago welcomes Jim Ziltz back to the...

Buyers pull back early; sellers, not so much
Buyers pull back early; sellers, not so much

A national survey of real estate agents digs into how clients are reacting to the coronavirus outbreak, how home values will be impacted, and the likelihood that we’ve entered a...

Property management in the age of COVID-19
Property management in the age of COVID-19

Learn how Peak Properties CEO Mike Zucker is handling rent payments, getting associates what they need to carry on and maintaining safe living environments for the 15,000 residents his company houses....

Legal issues at the intersection of real estate and COVID-19
Legal issues at the intersection of real estate and COVID-19

It’s not just health and safety that real estate professionals need to keep in mind when it comes to practicing business during the coronavirus pandemic....

Need a lifeline? What to consider when applying for a disaster loan
Need a lifeline? What to consider when applying for a disaster loan

The Small Business Administration is offering help for companies impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Learn who qualifies and what to do to simplify the application process....

Top producers join @properties Hinsdale and RE/MAX Legends, new VP at GRate and more
Top producers join @properties Hinsdale and RE/MAX Legends, new VP at GRate and more

J Maggio rejoined @properties, Steve Koleno moved over to RE/MAX, Michael Bencks went to Guaranteed Rate and CoreLogic snapped up an exec with brokerage, aggregator and association...

Showings are down dramatically in Illinois
Showings are down dramatically in Illinois

A new dataset from ShowingTime offers a state-by-state comparison of how activity is changing in response to the new coronavirus....

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