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Chicago's Fledgling Housing Recovery May Be Losing Steam

Chicago's Fledgling Housing Recovery May Be Losing Steam
When the Illinois Association of Realtors announces June home sales for Chicago in 1 1/2 weeks they will appropriately trumpet June’s 22.4% increase over last year – the 4th month in a row of double digit year over year sales increases. What they won’t tell you about is how June contract activity was pretty disappointing... Read more »

Winning A Trump Tower Condo Not So Great For Staff Assistant

Winning A Trump Tower Condo Not So Great For Staff Assistant
I just read the Tribune article about Deborah Robertson, a Baltimore staff assistant for the Social Security Administration, that just won a condo in the Trump Tower in an HGTV contest. My first thought was that her excitement is very short lived. Of course she is delighted right now. After all, the Trump Tower is a... Read more »

Your GettingReal Feed May Disappear With New ChicagoNow Platform

Tonight ChicagoNow is switching their site over to a new platform. This is widely expected to be an improvement to the site and its blogs. However, one side effect of this transition may be that your GettingReal feed will disappear. It all depends. If you signed up for our alerts on the ChicagoNow site then... Read more »
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