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Report: Chicago one of 2017’s “best real estate investment opportunities”

Report: Chicago one of 2017’s “best real estate investment opportunities”


Attention real estate investors: Chicago is one the country’s five “best real estate investment…

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Survey: Agents and lenders need to better educate borrowers on closing costs

Survey: Agents and lenders need to better educate borrowers on closing costs


When the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) rule was passed in Oct. 2015, it was…

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Survey: Borrowers worry how Trump and DeVos will manage this barrier to homeownership

Survey: Borrowers worry how Trump and DeVos will manage this barrier to homeownership


The Millennial homeownership rate fell to a 30-year low last year, and a big…

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One Chicagoland suburb saw sales double in January

One Chicagoland suburb saw sales double in January


Chicagoland’s suburban single-family home sales slipped five percent from Jan. 2016 to Jan. 2017,…

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Report: “The World’s Most Admired” homebuilders

Report: “The World’s Most Admired” homebuilders


Toll Brothers is “The World’s Most Admired” homebuilder, according to Fortune. Of the five…

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7 reasons agents should consider virtual staging

7 reasons agents should consider virtual staging


We hear it all the time from our clients: “Vacant homes don’t sell.” As…

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Mabél Guzmán resigns as NAR’s head of association affairs

Mabél Guzmán resigns as NAR’s head of association affairs


Chicago broker Mabél Guzmán has resigned from her post as the National Association of…

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Chicago’s top-selling neighborhoods, Jan. 2017

Chicago’s top-selling neighborhoods, Jan. 2017


See our chart below for the top-selling Chicago neighborhoods in January, according to new numbers…

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Chicagoland’s top-selling suburbs, Jan. 2017

Chicagoland’s top-selling suburbs, Jan. 2017


See our chart below for the top-selling suburban housing markets in Chicagoland in January,…

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3 trends that defined Chicago’s housing market in January

3 trends that defined Chicago’s housing market in January


In its monthly market report, Redfin dissected dozens of markets across the nation and…

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