Court Tosses $4 Million Copyright Award Against ZillowZillow faced a 2015 lawsuit from Rosemont, Illinois-based VHT, the nation's largest professional real estate photography studio. VHT said Zillow's use of its photos violated VHT's copyright.
Development In Humboldt Park Sparks Discussions Of GentrificationBack in 2010, the average price for a home in this community was about $175,000. Eight years later it has climbed to $467,000.
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.
Scammers 'Hijack' Real-Estate Listings, Trick Would-Be Renters Into Sending MoneySome of the ads on local websites are phony, with pirated home details. It’s already cost some victims thousands of dollars. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Murder Of Arkansas Realtor Alarms Local Agents, Say Safety Precautions NeededThe kidnapping and murder of Beverly Carter in Arkansas has alarmed residential real estate agents here in Chicago. There's a lot of activity on social media and CBS 2's Jim Williams reports they're expressing sympathy and discussing how to stay safe.
Mixed Results: U.S. Housing Market Resembled the 2014 World Cup in JuneThe latest residential data shows key indicators in housing are mixed. The market is said to be recovering, but not yet recovered.
Houses Selling Like Hotcakes Here And ThereSpring 2014 housing indicators tell us that procrastination is not the way forward for buyers.
Pick A Pocket Or Two: February Real Estate RecapDue to frigid conditions in much of the nation, February's real estate wrap-up required boots and a shovel, as well as deeper pockets.
Montgomery Ward Penthouse On Market For $4.75 MillionThe upper level of the old Montgomery Ward building, once the tallest building in Chicago, is now on the market.
Trump Testifies In Dispute Over Condo Sales At Namesake SkyscraperThe real estate magnate -- who gained famed for scrutinizing contestants and firing ones he deemed incompetent on his "Apprentice" TV show -- was the one on the hot seat as a plaintiff's attorney grilled him over allegations he had engaged in a bait-and-switch.
Why You Should Wait Until 2016 To Sell Your HomePlanning to sell your home? You may want to wait until 2016 before listing it.
Chicagoans: How To Be A Thought Leader In Your IndustryTo be the best in Chicago, you have to think like the best in Chicago.
Investment Firm Buys Southland Homes In $28 Million DealTinley Park-based Mack Cos. said it has sold nearly 200 single-family homes in the south and southwest suburbs to an Arizona-based real estate investment trust for $28 million.
Real Estate Agent Sexually Assaulted On Job In Northwest IndianaA real estate agent showing a property in Northwest Indiana was sexually assaulted by two prospective clients.
Rising Tax Revenues Helping Narrow City's Budget GapThe Emanuel Administration says it’s seeing an increase in tax revenues, and that is improving the City’s budget picture, at least a bit.