Archive for September, 2012

New Home Construction Making a Comeback

After July posted the biggest gain in new-home sales since April of 2010, the pace in August held its own. According to new data released from HUD and the Commerce Department, the sale of new U.S. homes fell a mere 0.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 373,000 units in August. The rate [Read More]

September 30, 2012 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (0) | Categories: Economy, New Homes

New Apartments Coming to Bucktown

A few weeks ago, we reported that Bucktown is getting some new Chicago real estate in the form of condos and some big-name stores. Now it looks as if a new apartment complex may soon be coming to the area. Chicago-based MCZ Development Corp., which was a major condominium developer during the housing boom, has [Read More]

September 30, 2012 | Author: Jessica Thom | Comments: (0) | Categories: Apartments, Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Cook County, Featured, Locations

Don’t Let Variable Income Stop You from Retirement Savings

Even if you are salaried, it can be difficult to plan ahead and build up retirement savings, but those who are self employed, own their own company or are paid on commission have an even harder time with not always being sure how much money they will have each month. But making room for savings [Read More]

September 30, 2012 | Author: Mitch Levinson | Comments: (0) | Categories: Economy, Education, Homebuying Tips

FHA Will Ease Condo Requirements until 2014

In order to better serve the current housing market, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) is easing some of its condo requirements until August 2014. Here’s a rundown on how the new requirements will affect Chicago real estate: Requirement #1 No more than 15 percent of a condo’s units can be delinquent for 60 or more [Read More]

September 29, 2012 | Author: Jessica Thom | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Condos, Economy

Get Your Costumes Ready for the SSHBA Halloween Scavenger Hunt

Don’t even think about showing up at the Southwest Suburban Home Builders Association Halloween Scavenger Hunt without a costume!  Come out on Friday, October 19 to network with Chicago real estate professionals and enjoy a scavenger hunt and poker. This year’s event will feature a Halloween Scavenger Hunt, where participants will work in teams and [Read More]

September 29, 2012 | Author: Jessica Thom | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Events, Featured, Locations, SSHBA, Will County

The Best Offense Starts with a Good Defense

October hits this week, which means flu season is right around the corner. Are you ready for it? There are several simple things you can do to try and stay healthy, and one of them is to get a flu shot. The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) is providing free flu shots at CDPH [Read More]

September 29, 2012 | Author: Tracey | Comments: (0) | Categories: Events, In the City
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