Chicago Real Estate News
Wednesday | via Curbed
As the real estate market continues to recover from the recession and the frigid winter, there has been an uptick in high end home listings and sales . Some pricey homes are even returning to the market with asking prices that are higher than they were just months ago. Comment?
Tuesday May 12 | via Chicago Tribune
A home is listed for sale in the 1700 block of North Wolcott Avenue in Chicago on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. A home is listed for sale in the 1700 block of North Wolcott Avenue in Chicago on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Comment?
Tuesday May 12 | via Dallas Morning News
The 3-building Energy Square development on North Central Expressway at University Drive has been up for sale for several months. Real estate brokers say that Chicago-based GlenStar Properties is in talks to buy the office tower complex, which has been remodeled and now is substantially leased. Comment?
Tuesday May 12 | via Business Wire
The affirmation of class B and C and the upgrade of class D reflects the strong credit enhancement available to the classes as well as the significant amount of defeased collateral. This collateral is sufficient to pay these three classes in full with timely interest. Comment?
Tuesday May 12 | via Chicago's Home Weblog
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13 hrs ago | 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?
Yesterday | via Daily Chronicle
Home sales in DeKalb County jumped 33.8 percent last month as the number of homes on the market declined, according to data released Thursday by the Illinois Association of Realtors. Sales of existing homes in the county increased 33.8 percent to 99 last month, up from 74 sales in April 2014. Comment?
Yesterday | via jdsupra.com
In Krol v. Key Bank National Association, et al. , Adv. No.14-00392 , the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Illinois issued a decision of particular importance to lenders and securitization servicers facing complications from the bankruptcy of a borrower involved in a commercial mortgage-backed securitization . Comment?
Yesterday | via JD Supra
In a case of first impression in Illinois, a unanimous panel of the state's Appellate Court recently addressed the interplay between a vacancy clause and a mortgagee provision and held that the insured's failure to comply with the former did not preclude recovery by the mortgage company after vandals did over $2 million in damage. In , 2015 IL App. Comment?
Friday May 15 | via JD Supra
Krol v. Key Bank National Association, et al. , Adv. No. 14-00392 Case Snapshot In Krol v. Comment?
9 min ago | via The Grand Junction Sentinel
I lost my employer-sponsored health insurance because of "rising premium costs." Translation: Obamacare raised costs. Comment?
12 min ago | via The Orange County Register
A rapid recovery in the building industry is fueling Orange County's economy, as construction companies added 2,700 jobs last month for a year-over-year growth of 9.8 percent. Overall, payrolls in Orange County rose more rapidly than in California or the U.S. overall, increasing by 3.4 percent in April, as compared with a year earlier. Comment?
14 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
" A federal appeals court has awarded HSBC a new trial in a securities class action suit that ended with a $2.46 billion judgment against the company. The ruling was made Thursday by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Comment?
19 min ago | via TheStreet.com
In fact, the San Francisco-based bank has added 34 branches in the past two years, easily maintaining its lead in the total number of brick-and-mortar offices. Analysts are questioning, though, when and how much the company will eventually pull back. Comment?
22 min ago | via The New Zealand Herald
The net flow of people coming to live in New Zealand will peak next month at nearly five times the long-term average - adding more fuel to the Auckland housing market. Net migration inflows have recently been driven by fewer New Zealanders leaving for greener pastures overseas, but that has changed. Comment?
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