Tag: real estate slump

Real estate slump impacts more than just agents, loan officers

Real estate slump impacts more than just agents, loan officers
Wayne Smith The long real estate slump hasn’t been kind to Chicago real estate agents and mortgage lenders. There’s no arguing this. But these real estate professionals aren’t the only ones hurting because of the housing slowdown in the city. Last month, I interviewed Wayne Smith, president of Chicago’s Pioneer Engineering and Environmental Services. Developers... Read more »

Real estate and the interconnected world

Robb Bagguley has seen plenty of real estate slumps. But he’s never seen a slump like the one the United States is currently suffering. Bagguley is president of the Midwest region of Transwestern, a commercial real estate company based in Chicago. This slump is different, he says, for one big reason: it’s global. “In previous... Read more »