Posts tagged "Real estate recovery"

How much do you need to earn to buy a home in Chicago?

With nationwide interest rates on the rise,  inventory at historic lows and home prices rising in Chicago, housing affordability has once again become a hot-button topic. took the National Association of Realtor’s third quarter data for media home prices and their third-quarter average interest rate for 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages to determine how much money... Read more »

The New Real Estate Crystal Ball

I am in real estate media. I eat, sleep and live the topic. It’s what people corner me about at dinner parties, the gym and the dog park. Because of my work, I track several high-tech real estate indicators and indices, all of which profess to know where the housing market is headed. But, I’ve... Read more »