Urban Real Estate
  • Monday Real Estate Round-Up

    Monday Real Estate Round-Up
    Industry News
    Monday, April 24, 2017
    Home sales in March were the best since the housing crash, according to the National Association of Realtors. Citing a slight increase in housing supply, NAR said that nationwide home sales last month totaled 5.71 million, the highest number since February of 2007. It represents a 4.4 percent increase from February and a 6 percent increase from the previous year...
    Read more
  • And Chicago's Hottest Neighborhood Is...

    And Chicago's Hottest Neighborhood Is...
    Industry News
    Thursday, April 20, 2017
    There are a lot of factors to weigh when trying to determine which neighborhood is the hottest in the city and Crain's used three metrics to come up with their ranking: sales volume, median price and time to sell...
    Read more
  • Millennials Love Chicago

    Millennials Love Chicago
    Industry News
    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
    On the heels of news that Chicago is among the most affordable metros for Millennials, a new survey out from Mayflower indicates that the city is also the fifth hottest location for relocations among the cohort. The reasons cited for moving to Chicago included jobs, affordable cost of living and many housing options...
    Read more
  • Monday Real Estate Round-Up

    Monday Real Estate Round-Up
    Industry News
    Monday, April 17, 2017
    Numerous reports have outlined the speed of sales and rising prices in the local housing market, but what's behind it? According to Builder Magazine there were a total of 9556 homes sold in the Chicago-metro area in March, an increase of 15 percent over the previous years. Median prices were also up 10.4 percent to $234,000...
    Read more