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Renovation return quick guide
Renovation return quick guide

Check out our handy outline of the latest numbers from the National Association of Realtors and the National Association of the Remodeling Industry on the cost and return on remodeling

Chicago owners overvalue homes, but inch closer to appraisers’ opinions
Chicago owners overvalue homes, but inch closer to appraisers’ opinions

Overall, home values made their largest monthly climb in five years, which means homeowners and appraisers are more likely to agree on market

Chicago ranks 26th for lifestyle and policy in environmental study
Chicago ranks 26th for lifestyle and policy in environmental study

Going into a deal with the right information on the environment can both give you a competitive advantage and help you answer tough questions from concerned

Optimism down after a hitting historic highs
Optimism down after a hitting historic highs

While Fannie Mae’s index measuring consumer sentiment is lower than last month, the survey still clocked year-over-year gains.

What are the joys — and potential payback — of remodeling?
What are the joys — and potential payback — of remodeling?

They can be time consuming, painstaking endeavors, but in the end, homeowners who undergo home improvement projects – both interior and exterior – are glad they did so in the end. That’s according to a new report from the National

Chicago home prices deemed ‘normal’
Chicago home prices deemed ‘normal’

A new report shows home prices are up but not as much as they were a year ago, citing slower growth driving the millennial

Home sales poised for a rebound
Home sales poised for a rebound

Although all regions saw a boost in pending sales, the biggest increases were in the West, according to NAR’s

U.S. home prices grow for first time in 15 months
U.S. home prices grow for first time in 15 months

A 15-month run of decreasing year-over-year gains in U.S. home prices ended in July, according to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller National Home Price Index. However, price growth in Chicago and other major cities was less robust than the national

Existing-home sales up nationally but down in Illinois
Existing-home sales up nationally but down in Illinois

NAR reported positive numbers for existing home sales in August, but Chicagoland and the state didn't record as good of a year, when looking at the most recent data.

Sales fall while prices still on the rise in Chicagoland
Sales fall while prices still on the rise in Chicagoland

Despite a sluggish market, RE/MAX’s latest housing report shows there are still deals to be had for luxury-level buyers and sellers with homes priced on the lower side of the spectrum.

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