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Chicago makes top 20 list for sellers in 2021
Chicago makes top 20 list for sellers in 2021

“Historically low-interest rates, a shortage of new housing inventory and limited new construction have contributed to rising home prices nationwide.” — Don Ganguly, senior vice president of Mynd Investor Services

Chicago home sales price up 12.1% in December
Chicago home sales price up 12.1% in December

The decline of home mortgage interest rates is continuing to fuel homebuying demand in December, pushing the median home-sale price up 13% nationwide to $334,300, according to a new report from online broker Redfin.

Joe Castillo, Erika Villegas acquire RE/MAX Town & Country
Joe Castillo, Erika Villegas acquire RE/MAX Town & Country

Joe Castillo and Erika Villegas have acquired RE/MAX Town & Country in Aurora. 

Here are the most powerful people in Illinois real estate in 2021
Here are the most powerful people in Illinois real estate in 2021

The Swanepoel Power 200 ranks leaders from all sectors of the residential real estate industry — here are Illinois’ top players.

Cindy Lee and Sally Lee-Zhao join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
Cindy Lee and Sally Lee-Zhao join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

Cindy Lee and Sally Lee-Zhao have joined the Northbrook office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago.

Here’s a snapshot of Chicago’s market last week
Here’s a snapshot of Chicago’s market last week

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Chicago homes selling 10 days faster than last year
Chicago homes selling 10 days faster than last year

The number of homes for sale nationwide dropped below 700,000 in December, hitting an all-time low, while home prices were up double-digits over the year prior, according to realtor.com’s Monthly Housing Trends Report.

CoreLogic: Chicago home prices skyrocketing
CoreLogic: Chicago home prices skyrocketing

Homeowners nationwide enjoyed a more than 8% increase in home prices over the last 12 months ending in November, making it the largest year-over-year increase since March 2014, according to the CoreLogic Home Price Index.

The top 10 Who’s Who profiles
The top 10 Who’s Who profiles

Want to know which of our Who’s Who profiles generated the most interest from Chicago Agent readers in 2020? Click through to find out: The Brigham Team Dawn McKenna Group Swati Saxena Nicole Flores The Julie Sutton Group The

The top 10 cover stories of 2020
The top 10 cover stories of 2020

Want to know which of our cover stories generated the most interest from Chicago Agent readers in 2020? Click through to find out: Meet the 2020 Who’s Who in Chicagoland Residential Real Estate Rethinking gentrification: How to become an

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