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Chicago ranked as second-best American city

Chicago ranked as second-best American city


Chicago is the second best city in the United States, according to a report…

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Home sales heat up in Chicagoland

Home sales heat up in Chicagoland


Home sales in metropolitan Chicago increased in May and nearly reached pre-recession highs despite a…

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Best Chicagoland neighborhoods for the value

Best Chicagoland neighborhoods for the value


Trulia released a list of America’s best value neighborhoods Friday that detailed the 100…

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Nationwide, 4.6 million new apartments needed by 2030 to keep up with demand

Nationwide, 4.6 million new apartments needed by 2030 to keep up with demand


Apartment demand is already tight in many cities across the country, and without an…

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Chicago suburb named one of the best areas for families

Chicago suburb named one of the best areas for families


For families hoping to relocate, Chicagoland’s Aurora suburb is a strong choice. In fact,…

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@properties moving into luxury rental market

@properties moving into luxury rental market


The largest independent residential brokerage firm in Illinois is setting its sights on Chicago’s…

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Coldwell Banker names Bob Kohler director of leasing division

Coldwell Banker names Bob Kohler director of leasing division


Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage has announced that real estate veteran Bob Kohler will lead…

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Zillow’s ‘Zestimate’ facing class-action lawsuit, reports say

Zillow’s ‘Zestimate’ facing class-action lawsuit, reports say


The Zestimate, Zillow’s algorithm-based property estimate tool, has long been a source of frustration…

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Illinois considering a tax on home services and repair

Illinois considering a tax on home services and repair


A new tax being considered by Illinois legislators would hit homeowners in a new…

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Chicago suburban renters grew twice as fast as urban renters

Chicago suburban renters grew twice as fast as urban renters


From 2011 to 2015, Chicago suburban area renters strongly outpaced urban area renters, according to…

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