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What’s really going on with Millennials?

What’s really going on with Millennials?


  Here’s what is known about Millennials: they aren’t buying homes, except that maybe…

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Chicago rents have decreased in the past year

Chicago rents have decreased in the past year


  Chicago rents decreased 1.9 percent in the past year to an average of…

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Empty nest households reach record high

Empty nest households reach record high


More aging parents are staying put rather than selling their homes as the amount…

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Single-family housing development to outpace multifamily, report says

Single-family housing development to outpace multifamily, report says


More investors and lenders are predicting an increase in single-family housing development that will outpace…

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Housing affordability index down nationwide

Housing affordability index down nationwide


  Housing affordability is down nationwide as mortgage rates have increased in February, according…

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Chicago ranked as one of the best college towns to buy an investment home

Chicago ranked as one of the best college towns to buy an investment home


  Anyone interested in buying investment property in Chicago, take note: Redfin recently ranked Chicago…

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5 facts that describe Generation X homebuyers

5 facts that describe Generation X homebuyers


  With all the talk of Millennials and how they fit into the housing…

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Millennials on the move target Chicago

Millennials on the move target Chicago


  Chicago was the fifth hottest destination for Millennials who moved last year, according…

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Chicago foreclosure levels still above pre-recession average as nationwide levels drop

Chicago foreclosure levels still above pre-recession average as nationwide levels drop


Chicago foreclosure levels are still above pre-recession averages while nationwide foreclosure activity falls below…

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Chicago home sales off to a blistering start in March

Chicago home sales off to a blistering start in March


Chicago’s hot start to the home-selling season continued in March, when units sold and…

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