Current Market Data

More Americans say now is a good time to buy a home

More Americans say now is a good time to buy a home


The state of the U.S. housing market has shifted rapidly in the last few…

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Chicago leads the country in new construction gains

Chicago leads the country in new construction gains


Chicago lead the country in construction activity by two key measures last month, as…

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Lack of down payment savings and debt thin ranks of would-be homebuyers

Lack of down payment savings and debt thin ranks of would-be homebuyers


It’s well known that many Americans are delaying or opting out of homeownership. A…

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New 2019 housing forecasts reflect brighter outlook

New 2019 housing forecasts reflect brighter outlook


Only three months ago, the consensus among economists studying the U.S. housing market was…

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Slow start to 2019 could set up busy spring market in Chicagoland

Slow start to 2019 could set up busy spring market in Chicagoland


The Chicagoland area had a slow January for home sales, but that may not…

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Why the market shouldn’t keep you up at night

Why the market shouldn’t keep you up at night


Agents could be forgiven for feeling a little whiplash from the market predictions over…

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Jan. existing-home sales leave room to grow

Jan. existing-home sales leave room to grow


Evidence of slower price appreciation, growing inventory and falling interest rates have boosted economists’…

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For-sale inventory snaps 5-year losing streak

For-sale inventory snaps 5-year losing streak


Changing tides in the national real estate market are leading to the most widespread…

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Real Data 2019: the good, the better and the best in Chicagoland real estate

Real Data 2019: the good, the better and the best in Chicagoland real estate


Welcome to our annual Real Data issue, which highlights the agents and offices that…

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Where is Chicagoland’s biggest growth in high-earning households?

Where is Chicagoland’s biggest growth in high-earning households?


One of the things that drives real estate is the search for the next…

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