Archive for May 2011

Chicago Home Sales Drop 28% In April

Chicago Home Sales Drop 28% In April
With another week and a half until the Illinois Association of Realtors announces April home sales for Chicago I’m here to tell you that they’re going to be down around 28% from last year. Actually, my preliminary numbers indicate they will be down 27.9%. But that was totally expected since last year’s numbers were artificially... Read more »

Impact Of Osama Bin Laden Death On Obama's Reelection Chances

This is another one of those posts that has nothing to do with real estate but I found this pretty interesting. Perhaps you are wondering what the killing of Osama Bin Laden has just done for Obama’s chances of getting re-elected in 2012. Well here’s the answer: it’s worth a 10 percentage point increase in... Read more »