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Study: Up-zoning in Chicago sometimes does the opposite of what it intends

Study: Up-zoning in Chicago sometimes does the opposite of what it intends


For years, cities all over the U.S. have sought to promote development as a…

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Local managing broker rents hotel rooms for homeless during record cold snap

Local managing broker rents hotel rooms for homeless during record cold snap


Last week, as Chicago experienced its coldest temperatures in decades, Candice Payne, a managing…

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Understanding the biggest changes to the multi-board residential real estate contract

Understanding the biggest changes to the multi-board residential real estate contract


At the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Day, a new standard contract for…

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This week in Chicagoland real estate: Cold snap’s real estate impact, Goose Island and more

This week in Chicagoland real estate: Cold snap’s real estate impact, Goose Island and more


Have any clients who are tired of renting? Some Chicago renters found themselves frustrated…

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These luxury Chicago homes cost as much as a Super Bowl ad

These luxury Chicago homes cost as much as a Super Bowl ad


There are two types of people: Those who watch the Super Bowl for the…

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How agents and brokers can use PR to boost their business

How agents and brokers can use PR to boost their business


  It can be difficult to get the attention of local media and business…

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Mayoral candidates on rent control, taxes and all things real estate

Mayoral candidates on rent control, taxes and all things real estate


A candidates’ forum Monday at a South Loop diner gave eight mayoral hopefuls a…

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This week in Chicagoland real estate: Mag Mile Apple Store, West Loop tower & more

This week in Chicagoland real estate: Mag Mile Apple Store, West Loop tower & more


Tourists and locals alike flock to Michigan Avenue daily to see the glassy Apple…

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Sterling Bay’s Lincoln Yards gets unanimous plan commission approval

Sterling Bay’s Lincoln Yards gets unanimous plan commission approval


Sterling Bay’s Lincoln Yards project just got one big step closer to becoming real. The…

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December Illinois home sales dropped most since 2008

December Illinois home sales dropped most since 2008


Statewide home sales in December were down dramatically. Home sales statewide are down 14.7…

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