Posts tagged "apartments"

State Of The Chicago Rental Market

With so many people finding themselves without down payments for new homes and others finding themselves stuck in their existing homes it should come as no surprise that Chicago’s rental market is hot right now. Crain’s ran a story a couple of days ago on the resurgance of Chicago’s rental market. In this article they... Read more »

Chicago Real Estate: It's a Renter's Market?

Today’s post on the Chicago rental market was submitted by Rick Marks from Oodle. With unemployment levels soaring and the great recession in full swing, more and more would-be Windy City home buyers are turning to the Chicago apartment rental market for their housing needs. But just what does this mean to the average Midwesterner... Read more »

Crain's Reports Downtown Apartment Rents And Occupancies Rising

I wanted to cover this last week but the Crain’s site was having technical difficulties. About a week ago Crain’s reported that rents and occupancy rates have been rising in apartments downtown for the first time in 2 years, which is unusual, given that unemployment is so high. However, the explanation offered in the article... Read more »