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Monday Oct 6 | via Daily Herald
The DuPage Children's Museum wants to apply for grants from the city of Naperville, but its lease with the city prevents it from seeking funding. The museum on Tuesday will appear before the city council to ask for an amendment to the lease so it can apply for future grants from the Special Events and Cultural Amenities fund, commonly referred to as SECA. Comment?
Sep 22, 2014 | via Patch.com
As the Chicago area continues to dig itself out from a housing crisis that has hit the suburbs hard in recent years, the first half of 2014 did bring some good news. From January to June of this year, the Chicago area saw the lowest level of new foreclosure filings since 2007, according to recent data released by the Woodstock Institute, a research and policy organization that specializes in fair lending, wealth creation and financial systems reform. Comment?
Aug 31, 2014 | via Naperville Sun
Employers and workers do best when the job and the employee are a good fit, experts agree. Comment?
Jul 17, 2014 | via Daily Herald
It is heartening to see roadside homebuilder signs popping up along suburban roadways. Comment?
May 31, 2014 | via Chicago Tribune
A series of lawsuits recently filed by the state of Illinois against home repair and remodeling companies shows the difficulties that can arise when projects go awry. Comment?
23 hrs ago | via Daily Herald
Tighter inventory was a factor driving home prices higher in Illinois during the month of September, while home sales showed an annual decline, according to the Illinois Association of Realtors. Statewide home sales, which includes single-family homes and condominiums, totaled 12,879 houses sold in September, down 4.4 percent from 13,469 in the same month a year ago. Comment?
19 hrs ago | via Communications Workers of America
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Yesterday | via American Reporter
Developments in the United Kingdom and Italy may ease some bon and stock market pressures, but on the eve of an emergency G-7 Finance Ministers' meeting Friday, I will provide them with a list from my money prescription pad, which, like my kids, they will likely ignore. First, how we got here, or rather the last few days of how we got here. Comment?
Wednesday | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
The second quarter GDP figures were highly encouraging, assuring that job creation continues. Jobs will become ever more important in what looks to be a sure rising interest-rate environment. Comment?
Tuesday Oct 21 | via Patch.com
State Senators Pat McGuire and Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant will host a foreclosure prevention workshop from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Joliet Township High School's West Campus, 401 N. Larkin Ave., Joliet. Will and Kendall counties were hit hard by foreclosures when the housing market crashed due to recession. Comment?
3 min ago | via Business World
Ahead of the detail of the ECB's stress test results due on Sunday, permanent tsb today said it is now firmly on the way to a return to profits. Reports today said that the bank had failed one of the key tests in the ECB's Single Supervisory Mechanism Comprehensive Assessment and would need further capital boosts. Comment?
4 min ago | via Business World
Consumers who deal directly with their bank could end up paying significantly more than those who shop around with the help of a broker, according to a study today. A study by Caledonian Life of pricing structures across the market for life assurance and serious illness protection policies shows that significant savings can be made in some instances. Comment?
4 min ago | via Metro Times
Say what you will about Detroit, but it has always been a city of homeowners. The rate of homeownership in Detroit has traditionally been off the charts. Comment?
7 min ago | via Business Journal
Long-term borrowing costs continue to follow Treasury yields lower, with the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage falling further below 4 percent this week. Freddie Mac says the average rate on a 30-year fix in the week ending Oct. 23 was 3.92 percent, down from 3.97 percent last week. Comment?
Yesterday | via Salt Lake Tribune
Washington a U.S. sales of new homes were essentially flat in September, after the government sharply revised downward what was initially an August surge in buying. New-home sales edged up 0.2 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 467,000, the Commerce Department reported Friday. Comment?
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