Posts tagged "real estate"

Will Yarbrough turn Cook County Recorder of Deeds office into 'lean, mean machine'?

Will Yarbrough turn Cook County Recorder of Deeds office into 'lean, mean machine'?
With much of the attention focused recently on the contentious presidential, state and county races in Illinois–some of which still aren’t over–the uncontested ones predictably went largely unnoticed. The office of Cook County Recorder of Deeds was one of those races. The seat holder is in charge of keeping track of property records, countywide. Traditionally,... Read more »

Chopping the deficit by eliminating "public housing" for the rich

Chopping the deficit by eliminating "public housing" for the rich
When it comes to talking about public housing, there’s never a shortage of comments that go something like this: “I don’t want my tax dollars paying for that god-forsaken place where people are just lying around all day, watching TV and smoking dope.” Well, it turns out, you should be shaking your head and thinking... Read more »