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Home value perception gap narrows for fourth consecutive month

Home value perception gap narrows for fourth consecutive month


Although homeowners and appraisers don’t see exactly eye to eye on home values, the…

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Alexa, order me a house?

Alexa, order me a house?


After becoming everyone’s go-to online shopping mecca, formidably contending with Hulu and Netflix and…

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New flooring trends for single-family homes

New flooring trends for single-family homes


The trends they are a changin’. Resilient — or vinyl — flooring is out,…

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Millennials want smarter homes over starter homes

Millennials want smarter homes over starter homes


Millennials are interested in smart homes, and are willing to pay more for them….

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What baby boomers want in their next home

What baby boomers want in their next home


In a recent poll about what baby boomers want as they move into retirement,…

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Chicago third among U.S. cities in new safety report

Chicago third among U.S. cities in new safety report


People in Chicago are regularly inundated with news about the city’s danger and violence,…

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Matt Difanis installed as President of Illinois Realtors

Matt Difanis installed as President of Illinois Realtors


Realtor Matt Difanis has been installed as the 2018 President of Illinois Realtors. He…

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Dan Wagner installed as President-elect of Illinois Realtors

Dan Wagner installed as President-elect of Illinois Realtors


Realtor Dan Wagner has been installed as the 2018 President-elect of Illinois Realtors. Wagner…

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Home sweet (haunted) home?

Home sweet (haunted) home?


Are prospective buyers willing to make a haunted house their next home, or would…

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Mortgage delinquency drops in July

Mortgage delinquency drops in July


It’s as easy to pay mortgages on time now as it was 10 years ago in July 2007, this…

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