Emanuel Launches Initiative To Help Chicago Home BuyersWant to buy your first house, but the down payment and closing costs are too steep? The city wants to help, with a handout worth thousands of dollars. CBS 2's Mike Parker explains how you can cash in.
Construction Worker Shortage Increasing Cost For New Homes In Chicago AreaNew home construction is finally picking up in Chicago, but so are the prices.
Median Home Prices In Chicago RisingThe median home price jumped 12.9 percent from $155,000 in March of last year to $175,000 this March.
Chicago Area Home Sales, Prices Up In MayIt's what thousands of families across the Chicago area have been waiting to hear: home prices and home sales are both up. Those are two encouraging signs that the housing market is rebounding in Chicago.
Illinois Bucking Downward Nationwide Trend In Home SalesIllinois is bucking the trend, posting positive home sale numbers in the face of dismal national numbers.
Chicago Home Sales, Prices Up In MarchThe Chicago and Illinois housing markets got a vital shot in the arm on Thursday, as March figures revealed existing home sales shot up significantly. Median prices also went up in Chicago, ending a long streak of declines.
Home Prices Rise 1.9 Percent In JulyHome prices in the Chicago area rose 1.9 percent in July from June—the third straight monthly increase.
Chicago Area Housing Prices Rise In MayNew numbers released on Tuesday provided a glimmer of hope for the struggling housing market, as home prices in some cities – including Chicago – went up in May.