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Chicago Neighborhoods: West Loop

Chicago's West Loop Neighborhood In 1914, Carl Sandburg famously described Chicago in a poem.  The poem, aptly titled "Chicago" begins: Hog Butcher for the World, Tool Maker, Stacker of Wheat, Player with Railroads and the Nation's Fre...

7 of the best employers in Chicago in 2017

The interior of Chicago’s Cloud Gate sculpture, better known by the nickname Bean, was used as an offsite work space while it was under construction in Millennium Park. Remember that old saying? That if you choose a job you enjoy, you...

3 Charts That Shout ‘List Your Home For Sale!’

Chicago has a significant lack of inventory at almost every price point. In school, we all learned the theory of supply and demand. When the demand for an item is greater than the supply of that item, the price will surely rise. SUPPLY Th...

Buyer’s: How Fast Can You Save for a Down Payment?

Saving for a down payment is often the biggest hurdle for a first-time homebuyer. Depending on where you live, median income, median rents, and home prices all vary. So, we set out to find out how long it would take you to save for a down payme...

Millionaire to Millennials: Buy Now!

We all know that Gold Coast Chicago real estate has stood the test of time, but there are more reasons to buy besides the great location... Millionaire to Millennials: Buy Now! Self-made millionaire David Bach was quoted in a CNBC art...

Home Seller’s Guide | STEP #1: Prepare

Before you begin interviewing realtors in Chicago, read this Sellers Guide to familiarize yourself with the process.    SELLERS GUIDE, STEP #1: PREPARE  A goal without a plan is just a wish. Developing a plan and preparing your home...