Posts tagged "Chicago"

Does affordable housing attract Chicagoans to Indianapolis?

According to an article at Urbanophile, more than 48,000 Chicagoans migrated to Indianapolis between 2001 and 2009. Indianapolitans (?) also migrated to Chicago, but Indianapolis had a net gain of more than 12,000 people in the moves between the cities during that time period. A lower cost of living, including housing costs, is one of... Read more »

Redfin – multiple offer scenarios common on Chicago's North Shore

Redfin‘s Dario Medina and Mark Reitman stopped by my office the other day for an off-the-cuff discussion of Redfin’s business model and some of the trends its agents have been seeing recently in the Chicago real estate market. One topic I tossed out for discussion was multiple offers. According to Medina, 37% of Redfin’s local... Read more »