Chicago Real Estate News
Monday Mar 23 | via Patch.com
"If you build it they will come" has never seemed more true than now for a handful of Chicago developers building luxury 'spec' homes in top north suburban locations. With luxury home sales in the Chicagoland area continuing to thrive and the North Shore posting some of the lowest inventory for homes over $1.5 million, firms such as Edward R. James Homes, Foxford Communities, Kinzie Group and Meritus Custom Builders, all have various styles of new-construction, custom-designed homes on the market in established, sought-after neighborhoods like Glenview, Lake Bluff, and Winnetka. Comment?
Sunday Mar 22 | via Mortgage News Daily
Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. It seems like U.S. bond market vigilantes have gone fishing, delegating the guessing game of the anticipated rate hikes to market timers. Comment?
Friday Mar 20 | via GlobeSt.com
As bid-up pricing results in lower returns, especially in prime office markets, investors are turning to a new strategy, according to Transwestern 's Gary Nussbaum . That is, they're becoming more opportunistic, buying buildings with substantial or total vacancies. Comment?
Thursday Mar 19 | via Business Wire
'The four publicly traded U.S. title insurers, which make up almost 90% of the industry, reported a less than 1% decline in 2014 title operating revenues.' said Gerry Glombicki, Director at Fitch Ratings and Title Insurance Sector Head. Comment?
Friday Mar 13 | via Realtor Magazine
In examining how the Internet of Things will change the way people buy, sell, and manage property over the next few years, it's clear that the universe of Internet-enabled devices and beacon technology could also change the way the industry organizes itself. In case you missed our print feature examining the Internet of Things and real estate , here's a quick recap of how this technology works: Smart devices record and transmit data in a variety of ways, and many of these devices are focused on improving consumers' interactions with homes and businesses. Comment?
14 hrs ago | via Daily Herald
Illinois home prices continued to strengthen as the statewide median price experienced a double-digit annual gain in February, marking 30 consecutive months of year-over-year price increases, according to the Illinois Association of Realtors. Statewide home sales, which include single-family homes and condominiums), totaled 7,865 homes sold in February, down 1.7 percent from the same month a year ago when 8,004 homes sold. Comment?
Wednesday | via Big News Network.com
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Tuesday Mar 17 | via WBAL-AM Baltimore
Republican Congressman Aaron Schock of Illinois says in a statement that he will resign in wake of allegations that he misused campaign funds. Today, I am announcing my resignation as a Member of the United States House of Representatives effective March 31st. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 17 | via WLFI-TV West Lafayette
The Homeland Security and Transportation Committee voted 8-0 to approve the measure, which would allow a religious exemption to photo requirement on state IDs. The measure now goes to the full Senate for consideration. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 17 | via CBS Local
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14 min ago | via Las Vegas Review Journal
The assessor's office provides an aerial image of your house - and your entire neighborhood, for that matter - and displays it on the agency's website. Other websites provide similar views. Comment?
14 min ago | via Las Vegas Review Journal
I could rattle off economic facts about tourism trends, underwater mortgages and unemployment numbers, but Nevadans don't need statistics to tell them what they see with their own eyes. Washington is out of control. Comment?
19 min ago | via Reuters
Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 16 to 20 points higher, or up 0.3 percent, on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on * The UK blue chip index closed 1.4 percent lower at 6,895.33 points in the previous day, bringing the drop since a record high hit on Tuesday to 2.4 percent. Comment?
49 min ago | via Community Advocate Newspaper
Daniel Crossin, assistant vice president of real estate lending at Homefield Credit Union, was raised in Grafton; he and his family live not far from the neighborhood where he grew up. "Grafton is a great place to be," Crossin said. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Business Wire
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