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Despite Split Personality, Metro Chicago Housing Market’s Overall Results for May Were Similar to Last Year, RE/MAX Reports

CHICAGO/ June 14, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Overall results for May in the metropolitan Chicago housing market were something of a repeat, closely echoing the numbers recorded in May 2017, RE/MAX reports. At the same time, the market has become increasingly divided due to a shortage of homes priced below $550,000. Total home sales in the … Continue reading Despite Split Personality, Metro Chicago Housing Market’s Overall Results for May Were Similar to Last Year, RE/MAX Reports

After Sluggish 1st Quarter, Chicago-Area Home Sales Heated Up in April Despite Chilly Weather and Continued Shortage of Listings, RE/MAX Reports

CHICAGO/ May 18, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — It might have been one of the coldest Aprils in the region’s recorded history, but home sales in the seven-county metropolitan Chicago area took a turn to the warmer side last month. Overcoming chilly temperatures and a continued shortage of homes listed for sale, April generated a +3.2% sales … Continue reading After Sluggish 1st Quarter, Chicago-Area Home Sales Heated Up in April Despite Chilly Weather and Continued Shortage of Listings, RE/MAX Reports

Reduced Sales Activity, Rising Home Values Dominated First-Quarter Trends in Metro Chicago Housing Market, RE/MAX Reports

CHICAGO/ April 19, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Home sales in the metropolitan Chicago area continued to lag last year’s levels in March and throughout the first quarter of 2018, extending a trend that began in mid-2017, RE/MAX reports. First-quarter homes sales in the seven-county metro area totaled 20,198 units, dropping -7.6% from the same quarter last … Continue reading Reduced Sales Activity, Rising Home Values Dominated First-Quarter Trends in Metro Chicago Housing Market, RE/MAX Reports

Chicago-Area Home Sales Reached 11-Year Peak in 2017, but Registered Only Modest Gain Over Prior Year, RE/MAX Reports

ELGIN, Ill./ January 20, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) –Home sales in the seven-county metropolitan Chicago area reached an 11-year peak in 2017, with 116,081 properties changing hands, the most since 2006 but only 1.3 percent more than in 2016, RE/MAX reports. The median sales price for the metro area in 2017 was $236,000, up 4.9 percent from … Continue reading Chicago-Area Home Sales Reached 11-Year Peak in 2017, but Registered Only Modest Gain Over Prior Year, RE/MAX Reports