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Bronzeville is poised for a real estate rejuvenation

Bronzeville is poised for a real estate rejuvenation


  Bronzeville was once a bustling hub of the South Side. Home to poet Gwendolyn Brooks,…

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Chicagoland’s top-selling suburbs, Feb. 2017

Chicagoland’s top-selling suburbs, Feb. 2017


  We’ve ranked the top-selling suburbs in Chicagoland in February 2017, using data provided…

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Chicago’s top-selling neighborhoods, Feb. 2017

Chicago’s top-selling neighborhoods, Feb. 2017


  Our chart below ranks Chicago’s neighborhoods for home sales in February 2017, using…

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The most expensive ZIP codes in Illinois in 2016

The most expensive ZIP codes in Illinois in 2016


  Which Illinois ZIP codes have the highest median sales price? Real estate research…

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Buyers and sellers open up: 6 things that influence homebuying decisions

Buyers and sellers open up: 6 things that influence homebuying decisions


To better understand the perspective and experiences of people who were in the market…

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Despite market uncertainty (or perhaps in spite of it) more people want to buy homes, study finds

Despite market uncertainty (or perhaps in spite of it) more people want to buy homes, study finds


Every year, Redfin polls recent and prospective homebuyers in an attempt to gauge how…

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Illinois representative wants door open to rent control, IR says keep it closed

Illinois representative wants door open to rent control, IR says keep it closed


The 1997 Rent Control Preemption Act keeps Illinois’ state and city governments from regulating…

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Breaking: Related Realty acquires Streeterville-based brokerage

Breaking: Related Realty acquires Streeterville-based brokerage


As of today, Streeterville Properties Group (SPG), a 23-year-old staple of Chicago’s Streeterville real…

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Dearborn Realtist Board town hall addresses the state of housing in Black America

Dearborn Realtist Board town hall addresses the state of housing in Black America


Housing segregation is a problem in every major U.S. city, including Chicago. How members…

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What’s the average mortgage debt in our state?

What’s the average mortgage debt in our state?


Illinois homeowners on average have more mortgage debt than borrowers in most other states,…

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